• CPU: Intel Core i7-6500U
  • GPU: Intel HD Graphics 520
  • Display: 15.6”, Full HD (1920 x 1080), TN
  • Storage: 500GB HDD
  • RAM: 8GB DDR4

HP ProBook 450 G3 - Specs

CPU Performance #56
  • Intel Core i7-6600U
  • Intel Core i5-7200U 0.3%
  • Intel Core i7-6500U
  • Intel Core i5-4200H 0.4%
  • Intel Core i7-4558U 0.9%
GPU Performance #162
  • Intel Iris Graphics 6100
  • AMD Radeon R5 M335 (2GB DDR3)
  • Intel HD Graphics 520
  • NVIDIA GeForce 820M (2GB DDR3)
  • NVIDIA GeForce 840M (2GB DDR3)
Display
15.6”, Full HD (1920 x 1080), TN
HDD/SSD
500GB (8GB) SSHD, 5400rpm
M.2 Slot
1x 2280 OR 2240 SATA III (B key)
RAM
8GB DDR4
OS
Windows 7 Pro
Battery
44Wh, Li-ion, 4-cell
Ports and connectivity
  • USB
Features
  • Backlit keyboard
  • Optical drive SuperMulti DVD

DISPLAY: 15.6”, Full HD (1920 x 1080), TN

Name 15.6”, Full HD (1920 x 1080), TN
Diagonal 15.6"
Pixel density 141.21 ppi
Panel Type TN
Resolution 1920 x 1080
Becomes "Retina" from 24 inches (62 cm)

 

 

HP ProBook 450 G3 in-depth review

We really can't get enough of those HP ProBooks. Even though the ProBook lineup isn't representing the high-end segment of the market, HP's budget business selection seems underrated as they offer somewhat superb working experience with elegant and robust chassis, excellent keyboard and touchpad, not to mention the provided M.2 SSD slot, which is quite a rare find at this price range. You might have already heard our opinion of the 14-inch version (440 G3) and it doesn't differ too much for the [...]

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Pros

  • Excellent design, sturdy construction and good choice of materials
  • Good keyboard and touchpad
  • Supports M.2 SSD
  • Long battery runtimes (even better with the AMD variant)
  • Good value
  • Expanded port range

Cons

  • PWM from 0 to 99% screen brightness
  • Low contrast ratio
  • The 450 G3 model throttles at higher loads

CPU Performance: Intel Core i7-6500U

GPU Performance: Intel HD Graphics 520

Results are for the 3DMark: Fire Strike (Graphics) benchmark (the higher the score, the better)

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