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HP Probook 650 2 Core Intel Core I3-2xxx 2.3GHz 4GB 500GB HDD 15.6" Laptop

2 Intel Core I3-2xxx 2.3GHz 4GB Mar 2013
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Essential Mobility. Optimized for Windows 8, this value-priced notebook offers Intel technology, wireless capabilities and essential multimedia tools. The durable casing in a matte charcoal color... More
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HP Probook 650 G1 Unboxing Review & Firstlook
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12 Reasons For

HP Has Good Laptop Reviews

Medium processor core notebook PCs manufactured by HP have good reviews on average. We also checked the reviews for all notebook PCs (not just medium processor core notebook PCs) and found that HP also has good reviews across its entire range.

Quite Big Screen Size

Medium processor core notebook PCs that were launched around the same time as the Probook 650 have screen sizes of between 10" and 18", and the average screen size is 15". With a screen size of 15.6 inches, the Probook 650 has one of the bigger screen sizes amongst laptops of this age.

Other 15.6" portable PCs currently available which you might want to consider include cheaper notebook PCs such as the DELL 5520[plb_1385146_price], or the Acer TravelMate TMP253-M[plb_1453625_price].

Portable PCs with a bigger screen size that might also be worth considering include the Inspiron 17 7737[pl_2045961_price] (17.3"), or the Inspiron 17[pl_2253142_price] (17.3") both from DELL or the Asus X75A[plb_2093232_price] (17.3").

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16.78 Million Colours Supported Number of Colours Display

This portable PC has a 16.78 million colours supported number of colours display, which is typical of many laptops of a similar spec and age to it.

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Has a Full-Size Keyboard

The HP Probook 650 has a full-size keyboard. Most of the other portable PCs of this type and age also have a full-size keyboard.

It is worth also looking at other laptops which also have a full-size keyboard including the ThinkPad T540[pl_2746459_price], or the S540[pl_2433540_price] both from Lenovo or the HP Pavilion 15 TouchSmart[plb_2418547_price].

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Has a Front Camera

The Probook 650 has a front camera. Most of the other comparable spec notebook PCs that are a similar age to the Probook 650 also have a front camera.

We compared all the other laptops which also have a front camera to this notebook PC and we think the ThinkPad T540[pl_2746459_price], or the S540[pl_2433540_price] both from Lenovo or the HP Pavilion 15 TouchSmart[plb_2418547_price] is also worth considering.

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802.11n WiFi Standard

This notebook PC has an 802.11b|802.11g|802.11n WiFi standard, which is the most commonly found WiFi standard on laptops that have been around for more than two years.

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Three USB 2.0 Ports

Most laptops of a similar age and spec to the Probook 650 have between one and eight USB 2.0 ports, including the Probook 650 which has three USB 2.0 ports.

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64-Bit Operating System Architecture

This laptop has a 64-bit operating system architecture, which is typical of many portable PCs that are a similar age to it.

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Quite Fast CD Rewrite Speed

The slowest CD rewrite speed of medium processor core notebook PCs that are a comparable age to the Probook 650 is 4x, the fastest is 16x, and the average CD rewrite speed is 5.9x. With a CD rewrite speed of 10 CD-speeds, the Probook 650 has one of the faster CD rewrite speeds amongst notebook PCs of this age.

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Six Battery Cells

The Probook 650 is a six battery cell count portable PC. Most of the other notebook PCs of a similar age and spec to the Probook 650 have between one and eight battery cells.

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AC Cable Included

This notebook PC has an AC cable included, which is the most commonly found cable included on medium processor core notebook PCs that have been on the market for more than two years.

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2x SO-DIMM Memory Slot

This notebook PC has a 2x SO-DIMM memory slot, which is the most commonly found memory slot on portable PCs of a similar type and age to it.

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10 Reasons Against

Only HDD Storage Medium

This laptop has an HDD storage medium, which is the most frequently found storage medium on notebook PCs that have been on the market for more than two years. 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 alternative portable PCs that have an HDD storage media currently available including cheaper portable PCs such as the DELL 5520[plb_1385146_price], or the Lenovo M30-70[plb_2558008_price].

If you want a notebook PC with a better storage medium then you might want to consider the Toshiba TECRA Z40[plb_2041288_price] (SSD and cheaper), or the Lenovo ThinkPad X240[plb_2055821_price] (SSD and cheaper).

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Only 1366 X 768 Pixels Display Resolution

This portable PC has a display resolution of 1366 x 768 pixels, which is the most commonly found display resolution on similar spec notebook PCs that were launched around the same time as it.

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Only Intel Core I3-2xxx Processor Family

The Probook 650 has an Intel Core i3-2xxx processor family which is better than the Intel Core i5 processor family found on most medium processor core notebook PCs that have been on the market for more than two years. Laptops that came out more than two years ago processor families range from AMD C (worst) to Intel Core i7-3xxx (best).

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Only 10 Mbit/s Ethernet LAN Data Rate

This laptop Ethernet LAN data rate, which is typical of many medium processor core notebook PCs that are a similar age to it.

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Quite Small On-Board Graphics Adapter Memory

The average on-board graphics adapter memory of comparable spec notebook PCs that came out around the same time as the Probook 650 is 1.4GB, and the on-board graphics adapter memory range from 120MB to 2.1GB. The HP Probook 650 has a quite small on-board graphics adapter memory (only 1,600 megabyte) compared to most of the other portable PCs that were released more than two years ago.

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Quite Small On-Board Graphics Adapter Memory

With an on-board graphics adapter memory of only 1.6 gigabytes, the Probook 650 has one of the smaller on-board graphics adapter memory capacity amongst similar spec laptops of this age. The average on-board graphics adapter memory of comparable spec laptops that have been available for a similar time to the Probook 650 is 1.4GB, and the on-board graphics adapter memory capacity range from 0.12GB to 4GB.

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Does Not Have a Touch Sensitive Screen

Like most of the other medium processor core notebook PCs that have been around for more than two years, the Probook 650 does not have a touch sensitive screen.

We compared all the other notebook PCs which also have a touch sensitive screen to this laptop and we think the DELL Inspiron 15 5000[plb_2529150_price] is also worth considering.

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Quite Slow Processor Front Side Bus

The average processor front side bus of medium processor core notebook PCs that have been around for a similar time to the Probook 650 is 1,400MHz, and the processor front side bus range from 1.3MHz to 1,600MHz. The Probook 650 has a fairly slow processor front side bus (only 1,333 megahertz) compared to most of the other notebook PCs of this age and type.

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Only 4 Bluetooth Version

This portable PC supports a 4 Bluetooth version, which is typical of many medium processor core notebook PCs that came out around the same time as it.

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Thick

When compared to other notebook PCs of this type and age that we have checked, the height of the Probook 650 of 35.8 millimeters is one of the thickest. Laptops of this spec and age have heights of between 2.4mm and 300mm.

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6 Other reasons to consider the HP Probook 650

Released Over Three Years Ago

It was over three years ago when this medium processor core notebook PC was released.

Average Processor Clock Speed

The HP Probook 650 has a relatively average processor clock speed (2.3 gigahertz) compared to most of the other laptops of a comparable age and spec to the Probook 650.

If this notebook PC processor clock speed is not fast enough for you then you might also want to consider the Lenovo B590[plb_1524686_price] (2.4GHz), or the Acer Aspire E5-571[plb_2846285_price] (2.4GHz) which is also cheaper.

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Average Weight

At 2.5 kilograms, the HP Probook 650 has a pretty typical weight compared to most of the other medium processor core notebook PCs that have been available for around the same time as the Probook 650.

Notebook PCs with a heavier weight that might also be worth considering include the Aspire V5-431[pl_1480634_price] (2.1kg), or the TravelMate TMP253-M[pl_1453625_price] (2.5kg) both from Acer or the DELL 5520[plb_1385146_price] (2.7kg) which is also cheaper.

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Average Total Storage Capacity

At 500 gigabytes, the Probook 650 has a fairly typical total storage capacity compared to most of the other portable PCs of this spec and age.

We think you might also be interested in some of the alternative 500GB total storage capacity notebook PCs currently available including the TravelMate TMP253-M[pl_1453625_price], or the Aspire V5-431[pl_1480634_price] both from Acer which is cheaper.

If you would prefer a notebook PC with a bigger total storage capacity then you might also want to consider the X550CC[pl_1563968_price] (750GB and cheaper), or the X550CA[pl_1598959_price] (750GB and cheaper) both from Asus.

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Average Internal Memory

At 4 gigabytes, the Probook 650 has a relatively standard internal memory compared to most of the other notebook PCs of a similar age and spec to the Probook 650.

We compared this portable PC to all the other 4GB internal memory portable PCs and we think the TravelMate TMP253-M[pl_1453625_price], and the Aspire V5-431[pl_1480634_price] both from Acer which is cheaper is also worth considering.

If this portable PC internal memory is not big enough for you then you might also want to consider the X550CC[pl_1563968_price] (6GB and cheaper), the X550CA[pl_1598959_price] (6GB and cheaper), or the V550CA[pl_1633423_price] (6GB and cheaper) all from Asus.

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Average Battery Life

The HP Probook 650 has a pretty average battery life (6 hours) compared to most of the other laptops of a comparable type and age to the Probook 650.

If you are looking for a notebook PC with a longer battery life then you might also want to look at the Acer Aspire E5-571[plb_2358586_price] (7h) which is also cheaper.

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Specification

Design
Form Factor
Colour of Product
Product Type
Processor
Processor Cores
Processor Family
Processor Frequency
Processor Front Side Bus
Motherboard Chipset
Processor Cache
System Bus Rate
Processor Threads
Processor Model
Processor Cache Type
Memory
Internal Memory
Memory Form Factor
Maximum Internal Memory (64-Bit)
Maximum Internal Memory
Memory Slots
Memory Layout (slots X Size)
Memory Clock Speed
Internal Memory Type
Storage
Total Storage Capacity
Storage Media
Compatible Memory Cards
Card Reader Integrated
Hard Drive Size
Hard Drive Speed
Hard Drive Interface
Hard Drive Capacity
Number of Hard Drives Installed
Display
Display Diagonal
Display Resolution
Touchscreen
Contrast Ratio (typical)
Pixel Pitch
Display Brightness
Aspect Ratio
3D
LED Backlight
Display Surface
Display Number of Colours
HD Type
Graphics
On-Board Graphics Adapter Model
Discrete Graphics Adapter Model
On-Board Graphics Adapter Memory
On-Board Graphics Adapter
On-Board Graphics Adapter Family
Discrete Graphics Adapter
Optical Drive
DVD-RAM Write Speed
DVD-RAM Read Speed
DVD+RW Write Speed
DVD+RW Read Speed
DVD+R Write Speed
DVD+R Read Speed
DVD-RW Write Speed
DVD-RW Read Speed
DVD-R Write Speed
DVD-R Read Speed
CD Rewrite Speed
CD Write Speed
CD Read Speed
Disc Types Supported
LightScribe
Optical Drive Type
Audio
Built-In Microphone
Number of Built-In Speakers
Audio System
Camera
Front Camera Resolution
Front Camera
Networking
4G WiMAX
Cabling Technology
4G LTE
4G
Data Network
WWAN
Bluetooth Version
Ethernet LAN Data Rates
Ethernet LAN
Wi-Fi Standards
Wi-Fi
3G
Bluetooth
Ports & Interfaces
Microphone Connectivity
Headphone Connectivity
SmartCard Slot
ExpressCard Slot
DC-In Jack
Docking Connector
Combo Headphone/mic Port
S/PDIF Out Port
Microphone in
Headphone Outputs
Ethernet LAN (RJ-45) Ports
DVI Port
HDMI Ports Quantity
VGA (D-Sub) Ports Quantity
USB 2.0 Ports Quantity
Performance
TV Tuner Integrated
Keyboard
Full-Size Keyboard
Island-Style Keyboard
Numeric Keypad
Keyboard Language
Windows Keys
Keyboard Layout
Pointing Device
Software
Operating System Architecture
Processor Special Features
Intel® Anti-Theft Technology (Intel® AT)
Intel® Rapid Start Technology
Intel® VPro™ Technology
Intel® My WiFi Technology (Intel® MWT)
Intel® Turbo Boost Technology
Intel® Identity Protection Technology (Intel® IPT)
Intel® Smart Response Technology
Intel® Hyper Threading Technology (Intel® HT Technology)
Intel Smart Connect Technology
Intel® Small Business Advantage (Intel® SBA)
Intel® Matrix Storage Technology (Intel® MST)
Intel® Active Management Technology (Intel® AMT)
Intel® High Definition Audio (Intel® HD Audio)
Intel® Wireless Display (Intel® WiDi)
Enhanced Intel SpeedStep Technology
InTru™ 3D Technology
Intel® Insider™
Intel® Quick Sync Video Technology
Intel® Clear Video HD Technology (Intel® CVT HD)
Battery
Battery Life (max)
Battery Capacity (Watt Hours)
Number of Battery Cells
Battery Technology
Power
Power Auto-Sensing
AC Adapter Output Voltage
AC Adapter Output Current
AC Adapter Input Voltage
AC Adapter Frequency
AC Adapter Power
Security
Password Protection Type
Password Protection
Fingerprint Reader
Cable Lock Slot
Weight & Dimensions
Weight
Height
Depth
Width
Packaging Data
Warranty Card
Cables Included
AC Adapter Included
Power Cord Included
Manual
Quick Start Guide
Operational Conditions
Non-Operating Altitude
Operating Altitude
Storage Relative Humidity (H-H)
Operating Relative Humidity (H-H)
Storage Temperature (T-T)
Operating Temperature (T-T)
Certificates
Wi-Fi Certified
RoHS Compliance
EPEAT Compliance
Energy Star Certified
Other Features
64-Bit Computing

Expert Reviews

(13)

The Probook 650 H5G81ET offers all the advantages of the previously tested models and then some. The test model shines thanks to good system performance, simple maintenance/upgrade options,...

21 January 2014

Pour les (petites) entreprises. Le HP ProBook 650 est un ordinateur portable professionnel moyen de gamme. Port pour station d'accueil, 5 ports USB 3.0, écran mat et processeur Haswell : le tout... Read more…

20 March 2015

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5x USB 3.0
Serial interface
Very easy to upgrademaintain
Docking port
Matte FHD screen
12 months warranty
Poor contrast and viewing angles
Panel has a blue tinge
Only 12 months warranty
Display is not very bright and has a low contrast
31 January 2014

Voor het (kleine) bedrijf. De HP ProBook 650 is een nieuwe zakelijke notebook. Het apparaat is goed uitgerust met een docking poort, 5 USB 3.0 poorten, een mat beeldscherm en een Haswell... Read more…

19 January 2014

Küçük i?ler için. HP'nin Probook 650 modeli yeni i? notebook modeli. Docking istasyonu, 5 USB 3.0 ba?lant? noktas?, mat ekran ve Haswell i?lemci gibi özelliklere sahip model 750 Avroluk... Read more…

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User Reviews

(4)
Reviewed 9 May 2014 by Reverendtodd
Reverendtodd would recommend the HP ProBook 650 G1 (Verified Purchase)

This very much like my Dell. Windows 7 is basically like Windows XP. It has many more features, but is still easy to navigate. The operating systems are still mind boggling. I like the flat size... Read more…

Reviewed 8 March 2015 by Rickster391
Rickster391 would recommend the HP ProBook 650 G1 (Verified Purchase)

Looked around for a new laptop to replace my wife's old Toshiba with Vista. She had tried Win 8, but did not take to it. I was very pleased to find this one with Windows 7. It took several months... Read more…

Reviewed 28 May 2015 by Jffrhds
Jffrhds would recommend the HP ProBook 650 G1

I'm not a fan of windows 8. I wanted a good laptop w/ windows 7 and have features that I need. This laptop is great. This has a Intel core i5 processor and It is very fast. I am very happy with... Read more…

Easy to use. Love Widows 7
Still much that a layman cannot comprehend. I have to get others to help me with the system operations
Reviewed 12 October 2015 by James Tartaglia
(Verified Purchase)

I'm pleased with this desktop. It looks the business, starts up quickly and is pretty quick without being lightning fast. It's quiet and the battery life is very good. It came in a kind of... Read more…

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Product Identifiers

Manufacturer Part Numbers hp h5g74, hp y3b16, hp v1a93, hp v1a93e, hp i36100, hp h5g74e, hp y3b16e, hp p176651, hp i36100u, hp p232421, hp h5g74et, hp p236810, hp y3b16et, hp v1a93et, hp p240875, hp y3b16eta, hp p240875p, hp p176651p, hp v1a93eta, hp p232421p, hp h5g74eta, hp hddy3b16, hp p236810p, hp inc h5g74, hp v1a93etab, hp h5g74etab, hp hddy3b16e, hp y3b16etab, hp h5g74etabu, hp hddy3b16et
Barcodes 00190780683293, 00887758281253, 00887758281284, 00887758295380, 00887758362099, 00887758362105, 00887758364055, 00887758364062, 00887758385036, 00887758416679, 00887758422939, 00887758452929, 00888182270974, 00889899074442, 00889899074459
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