HP is one of the superior laptop brands according to average reviews from owners and experts, and HP also has good reviews for its medium processor core notebook PCs.
64-Bit Processor Operating Mode
This notebook PC supports a 64-bit processor operating mode, which is the most commonly supported processor operating mode on comparable spec notebook PCs that are a similar age to it.
Four SATA III Connectors
Most of the other portable PCs of this spec and age only have between two and three SATA III connectors, however the HP 350 has four SATA III connectors.
Four SATA Connectors
The HP 350 has more SATA connectors than most of the laptops of a similar age and type to the 350. Most of the laptops of a comparable age and spec to the 350 only have between two and three SATA connectors, however this HP notebook PC has four SATA connectors.
1,600MHz Processor Memory Clock Speed
The HP 350 supports a faster memory clock speeds supported by processor than most portable PCs of a similar type and age to it. This HP notebook PC supports a 1,600MHz processor memory clock speed, whereas most medium processor core notebook PCs that are a similar age to it support a 133MHz processor memory clock speed. This portable PC also supports 1 and 333MHz processor memory clock speeds. Across all portable PCs of this age and type the worst memory clock speeds supported by processor is 133MHz and the best is 1,866MHz.
Has a Full-Size Keyboard
The HP 350 has a full-size keyboard, as do most of the other notebook PCs of a similar type and age to the 350.
It is worth also looking at alternative portable PCs which also have a full-size keyboard including the Z51-70, or the Z51-70 both from Lenovo or the HP Probook 430 G2.
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Has a Front Camera
The HP 350 has a front camera, as do most of the other medium processor core notebook PCs that have been around for more than a year.
It is worth considering other portable PCs which also have a front camera including the Z51-70, or the Z51-70 both from Lenovo or the Toshiba R50.
L3 Processor Cache
This notebook PC has a L3 processor cache, which is typical of many notebook PCs of a comparable spec and age to it.
Very Fast Hard Drive Speed
The slowest hard drive speed of medium processor core notebook PCs that have been available for a comparable time to the 350 is 5,400 RPM, the fastest is 7,200 RPM, and the average hard drive speed is 5,800 RPM. The HP 350 has one of the faster hard drive speeds (7,200 revolutions per minute) amongst medium processor core notebook PCs of this age.
802.11n WiFi Standard
This laptop has an 802.11b|802.11g|802.11n WiFi standard, which is the most frequently found WiFi standard on medium processor core notebook PCs that have been available for a comparable time to it.
2x SO-DIMM Memory Slot
This portable PC has a 2x SO-DIMM memory slot, which is typical of many medium processor core notebook PCs that have been around for around the same time as it.
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Only Not Supported HD Type
The HD type of this laptop is Not supported, which is the most frequently found HD type on laptops of a comparable spec and age to it.
Quite Slow On-Board Graphics Adapter Base Frequency
The on-board graphics adapter base frequencies of comparable spec notebook PCs that have been available for more than a year range from 100MHz to 650MHz. The HP 350 has one of the slower on-board graphics adapter base frequencies (only 200 megahertz) amongst notebook PCs of this age.
Only HDD Storage Medium
This laptop has an HDD storage medium, which is typical of many medium processor core notebook PCs that have been around for a comparable time to it. HDD is a traditional storage drive which stores the information on magnetic disks. HDD drives are slower than other forms of storage such as solid state drives (SSD) and flash drives.
We think you might also be interested in some of the other notebook PCs that have an HDD storage media currently available including cheaper notebook PCs such as the Satellite C50-B, or the C55 both from Toshiba.
If the storage medium of this medium processor core notebook PC is too bad for you then you might want to consider the Lenovo X250 (SSD and cheaper) or the Asus UX301LA (SSD and higher rated).
Quite Slow Processor Clock Speed
At only 1.9 gigahertz, the HP 350 has a quite slow processor clock speed compared to most of the other comparable spec portable PCs that have been around for around the same time as the 350. The processor clock speeds of medium processor core notebook PCs that were released one year ago range from 0.8GHz to 3.3GHz, and the average processor clock speed is 2.2GHz.
Alternative 1.9GHz processor clock speed laptops currently available that you might want to look at include the Asus PU551LA which is cheaper.
This portable PC has a display resolution of 1366 x 768 pixels, which is typical of many portable PCs of this spec and age.
Does Not Have a Touch Sensitive Screen
Most comparable spec notebook PCs that were launched around the same time as the 350 do not have a touch sensitive screen. The HP 350 is no exception to this as it too does not have a touch sensitive screen.
We think you might also be interested in alternative portable PCs which also have a touch sensitive screen including the Asus UX301LA which also has a higher rating.
Only 4 Bluetooth Version
This laptop supports a 4 Bluetooth version, which is the most frequently supported Bluetooth version on portable PCs of this age and type.
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Released Over Two Years Ago
This portable PC was released over two years ago.
Average Screen Size
With a screen size of 15.6 inches, the HP 350 has a pretty standard screen size compared to most of the other notebook PCs that have been around for around the same time as the 350.
If you would prefer a bigger screen size then you might also want to look at the Acer Aspire E5-772 (17.3" and cheaper), or the Lenovo Z70-80 (17.3" and cheaper).
Intel Core I3 Processor Family
The HP 350 has a better processor family than most notebook PCs of this spec and age. This portable PC has an Intel Core i3 processor family, whereas most comparable spec laptops that were launched around the same time as it have an Intel Core i5-5xxx processor family.
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Average Total Storage Capacity
At 500 gigabytes, the HP 350 has a relatively standard total storage capacity compared to most of the other similar spec laptops that were released around the same time as the 350.
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