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HP ProBook 650 2 Core Intel Core I5-4xxx 2.7GHz 8GB 500GB HDD 15.6" Laptop

2 Intel Core I5-4xxx 2.7GHz 8GB Mar 2015
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HP Probook 650 G1 Unboxing Review & Firstlook
HP ProBook 650 G1 Laptop Unboxing
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23 Reasons For

HP Has Good Reviews for Its Laptops

On average HP medium processor core notebook PCs have good ratings compared to other brands as do all notebook PCs built by HP.

Quite Big Maximum Internal Memory Supported by Processor

Medium processor core notebook PCs that have been available for more than a year have maximum internal memory supported by processors of between 8GB and 32GB, and the average maximum internal memory supported by processor is 17GB. With a maximum internal memory supported by processor of 32 gigabytes, the ProBook 650 has a fairly big maximum internal memory supported by processor compared to most of the other comparable spec portable PCs that have been on the market for a similar time to the ProBook 650.

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64-Bit Processor Operating Mode

This laptop supports a 64-bit processor operating mode, which is the most frequently supported processor operating mode on portable PCs of a similar spec and age to it.

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16 PCI Express Lanes (max)

The ProBook 650 is a 16 PCI Express lane (max) notebook PC. Most of the other laptops of a comparable age and type to the ProBook 650 only have between 1 and 15 PCI Express lanes (max).

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Fairly New PCI Express Slot Version

The ProBook 650 has one of the newer PCI Express slot versions (3) amongst medium processor core notebook PCs of this age. The oldest PCI Express slot version of medium processor core notebook PCs that have been on the market for a similar time to the ProBook 650 is 2, the newest is 3, and the average PCI Express slot version is 2.1.

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Five USB 3.0 (3.1 Gen 1) Type-A Ports

Most of the other comparable spec notebook PCs that came out more than a year ago only have between one and four USB 3.0 (3.1 Gen 1) Type-A ports, however the ProBook 650 has five USB 3.0 (3.1 Gen 1) Type-A ports.

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Very Fast On-Board Graphics Adapter Dynamic Frequency

Comparable spec laptops that have been on the market for a similar time to the ProBook 650 have on-board graphics adapter dynamic frequencies of between 750MHz and 1,300MHz. The on-board graphics adapter dynamic frequency of the ProBook 650 of 1,250 megahertz is one of the fastest amongst medium processor core notebook PCs that have been around for a similar time to the ProBook 650.

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Quite Fast On-Board Graphics Adapter Base Frequency

The HP ProBook 650 has one of the faster on-board graphics adapter base frequencies (400 megahertz) amongst notebook PCs of this age. Across all the laptops of a comparable type and age to the ProBook 650 the on-board graphics adapter base frequencies range from 100MHz to 650MHz, and the average on-board graphics adapter base frequency is 290MHz.

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1920 X 1080 Pixels Display Resolution

The highest display resolution of the HP ProBook 650 is 1920 x 1080 pixels. That's 98% more display resolution than the most frequently found display resolution of 1366 x 768 pixels.

This laptop's display resolution (1920 x 1080 pixels) is in fact the best display resolution amongst all medium processor core notebook PCs that are a similar age to the ProBook 650.

A 1024 x 768 pixels display resolution is the worst display resolution amongst comparable types of laptop.

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Quite Fast Processor Clock Speed

The processor clock speed of the ProBook 650 of 2.7 gigahertz is one of the fastest amongst portable PCs of a comparable type and age to the ProBook 650. Medium processor core notebook PCs that were released one year ago have processor clock speeds of between 0.8GHz and 3.3GHz.

If this medium processor core notebook PC processor clock speed is not fast enough for you then you might also want to look at the Lenovo G50-70 (2.8GHz).

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1,600MHz Processor Memory Clock Speed

The ProBook 650 supports a faster memory clock speeds supported by processor than most notebook PCs of this age and spec. This HP laptop supports a 1,600MHz processor memory clock speed, whereas most laptops that have been around for a similar time to it support a 133MHz processor memory clock speed. In addition, this portable PC supports 1 and 333MHz processor memory clock speeds. The memory clock speeds supported by processor of all medium processor core notebook PCs that are a comparable age to the ProBook 650 ranges from 133MHz to 1,866MHz.

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Fairly Big Internal Memory

The smallest internal memory of portable PCs of this spec and age is 2GB, the biggest is 16GB, and the average internal memory is 6.3GB. At 8 gigabytes, the ProBook 650 has a quite big internal memory compared to most of the other comparable spec portable PCs that have been available for around the same time as the ProBook 650.

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Intel Core I5 Processor Family

The ProBook 650 has a better processor family than most similar spec laptops that have been around for more than a year. This HP portable PC has an Intel Core i5 processor family, whereas most portable PCs that have been on the market for around the same time as it have an Intel Core i5-5xxx processor family. The processor family of all medium processor core notebook PCs that have been on the market for around the same time as the ProBook 650 ranges from AMD E (worst) to Intel Core i7-4xxx (best).

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Fairly Big Screen Size

The smallest screen size of portable PCs of a similar age and spec to the ProBook 650 is 11" and the biggest is 18". With a screen size of 15.6 inches, the HP ProBook 650 has a fairly big screen size compared to most of the other laptops that were released one year ago.

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Has a Front Camera

The ProBook 650 has a front camera, as do most of the other comparable spec laptops that are a similar age to the ProBook 650.

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Five USB 3.0 Ports

The ProBook 650 has more USB 3.0 ports than most of the portable PCs of a similar spec and age to the ProBook 650. This HP notebook PC is a five USB 3.0 port laptop compared to most of the notebook PCs that have been on the market for a similar time to the ProBook 650 which only have between one and four USB 3.0 ports.

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802.11n WiFi Standard

This portable PC has an 802.11a|802.11b|802.11g|802.11n WiFi standard, which is typical of many portable PCs of this age and spec.

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L3 Processor Cache

This laptop has a L3 processor cache, which is typical of many medium processor core notebook PCs that are a comparable age to it.

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Fairly Fast Hard Drive Speed

The hard drive speeds of laptops of a comparable age and type to the ProBook 650 range from 5,400 RPM to 7,200 RPM. At 7,200 revolutions per minute, the HP ProBook 650 has a quite fast hard drive speed compared to most of the other medium processor core notebook PCs that have been available for a comparable time to the ProBook 650.

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Very Fast Maximum Turbo Frequency

Across all the notebook PCs of this type and age the maximum turbo frequencies range from 1.8GHz to 3.7GHz, and the average maximum turbo frequency is 2.9GHz. When compared to other medium processor core notebook PCs that are a comparable age to the ProBook 650, the HP ProBook 650's maximum turbo frequency of 3.4 gigahertz is one of the fastest.

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Six Battery Cells

The ProBook 650 is a six battery cell count portable PC. Most of the other similar spec notebook PCs that were launched more than a year ago have between two and eight battery cells.

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2x SO-DIMM Memory Slot

This portable PC has a 2x SO-DIMM memory slot, which is the most frequently found memory slot on portable PCs of this age and spec.

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GDDR Discrete Graphics Memory Type

This notebook PC has a GDDR5 discrete graphics memory type, which is the most commonly found discrete graphics memory type on portable PCs of a comparable age and type to it.

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7 Reasons Against

Does Not Have a Full-Size Keyboard

The ProBook 650 does not have a full-size keyboard, unlike most of the other comparable spec portable PCs that are a similar age to the ProBook 650.

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Only HDD Storage Medium

This laptop has an HDD storage medium, which is typical of many notebook PCs of this type and age. 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.

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Does Not Have a Touch Sensitive Screen

The ProBook 650 does not have a touch sensitive screen, although it is worth keeping in mind that most of the other laptops of this type and age also do not have a touch sensitive screen.

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Very Small Discrete Graphics Adapter Memory

The discrete graphics adapter memory of portable PCs of a similar age and type to the ProBook 650 range from 2MB to 4.1GB, and the average discrete graphics adapter memory is 2.1GB. With a discrete graphics adapter memory of only 1,024 megabyte, the ProBook 650 has one of the smaller discrete graphics adapter memory amongst medium processor core notebook PCs of this age.

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Quite Small Maximum Internal Memory

With a maximum internal memory of only 8 gigabytes, the ProBook 650 has a quite small maximum internal memory compared to most of the other medium processor core notebook PCs that have been available for a comparable time to the ProBook 650. The smallest maximum internal memory of notebook PCs that have been on the market for a comparable time to the ProBook 650 is 2GB, the biggest is 32GB, and the average maximum internal memory is 14GB.

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Quite Small Hard Drive Capacity

The HP ProBook 650 has one of the smaller hard drive capacity (only 500 gigabytes) amongst notebook PCs of this age. Medium processor core notebook PCs that were released more than a year ago have hard drive capacity of between 5GB and 2TB, and the average hard drive capacity is 690GB.

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Only 4 Bluetooth Version

This notebook PC supports a 4 Bluetooth version, which is the most frequently supported Bluetooth version on laptops that have been around for a similar time to it.

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3 Other reasons to consider the HP ProBook 650

Released Over a Year Ago

It was over a year ago when this notebook PC was released.

Average Total Storage Capacity

With a total storage capacity of 500 gigabytes, the ProBook 650 has a pretty average total storage capacity compared to most of the other medium processor core notebook PCs that have been around for around the same time as the ProBook 650.

We think you might also be interested in some of the other 500GB total storage capacity laptops currently available including because of it's better review score, the Asus X551MAV.

If you are looking for a notebook PC with a bigger total storage capacity then you might want to look at the X1 Carbon (512GB), or the T450s (512GB) both from Lenovo.

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Average Weight

With a weight of 2.3 kilograms, the HP ProBook 650 has a pretty standard weight compared to most of the other notebook PCs of this spec and age.

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Specification

Design
Form Factor
Colour of Product
Product Type
Processor
Processor Cores
Processor Family
Processor Frequency
Processor Cache
System Bus Rate
Processor Threads
Processor Boost Frequency
Processor Model
Processor Lithography
Maximum Number of PCI Express Lanes
Processor Operating Modes
PCI Express Slots Version
Thermal Design Power (TDP)
PCI Express Configurations
Tjunction
Processor Cache Type
Memory
Internal Memory
Maximum Internal Memory
Memory Slots
Memory Clock Speed
Internal Memory Type
Storage
Total Storage Capacity
Storage Media
Card Reader Integrated
Hard Drive Speed
Hard Drive Interface
Hard Drive Capacity
Number of Hard Drives Installed
Display
Display Diagonal
Display Resolution
Touchscreen
Aspect Ratio
LED Backlight
HD Type
Graphics
On-Board Graphics Adapter Model
Discrete Graphics Memory Type
Discrete Graphics Adapter Model
Number of Displays Supported (on-Board Graphics)
On-Board Graphics Adapter Dynamic Frequency (max)
On-Board Graphics Adapter Base Frequency
On-Board Graphics Adapter
Discrete Graphics Adapter
Optical Drive
Optical Drive Type
Audio
Built-In Microphone
Number of Built-In Speakers
Audio System
Camera
Front Camera
Networking
4G
Bluetooth Version
Ethernet LAN Data Rates
Ethernet LAN
Wi-Fi Standards
Wi-Fi
3G
Bluetooth
Ports & Interfaces
SmartCard Slot
ExpressCard Slot
DC-In Jack
Docking Connector
Combo Headphone/mic Port
S/PDIF Out Port
Microphone in
Ethernet LAN (RJ-45) Ports
DVI Port
DisplayPorts Quantity
VGA (D-Sub) Ports Quantity
USB 3.0 (3.1 Gen 1) Type-A Ports Quantity
Keyboard
Spill Resistant Keyboard
Numeric Keypad
Pointing Device
Software
Operating System Installed
Recovery Operating System
Operating System Architecture
Processor Special Features
Intel® Anti-Theft Technology (Intel® AT)
Intel® VPro™ Technology
Intel® Turbo Boost Technology
Intel® Identity Protection Technology (Intel® IPT)
Intel® Hyper Threading Technology (Intel® HT Technology)
Intel® Wireless Display (Intel® WiDi)
Enhanced Intel SpeedStep Technology
InTru™ 3D Technology
Intel® Insider™
Intel® Quick Sync Video Technology
Intel Trusted Execution Technology
Intel TSX-NI
Intel® Secure Key
Execute Disable Bit
Thermal Monitoring Technologies
Intel VT-X With Extended Page Tables (EPT)
Intel Demand Based Switching
Intel Virtualization Technology (VT-X)
Intel® AES New Instructions (Intel® AES-NI)
Intel Virtualization Technology for Directed I/O (VT-D)
Battery
Number of Battery Cells
Battery Technology
Power
AC Adapter Power
Security
Cable Lock Slot
Weight & Dimensions
Weight
Height
Depth
Width
Certificates
Energy Star Certified

Expert Reviews

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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 v1p78, hp i56200, hp v1p78u, hp i54210, hp v1p78ut, hp i54210m, hp i56200u
Barcodes 00889296302780
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