• CPU: Intel Core i5-6200U
  • GPU: Intel HD Graphics 520
  • Storage: 500GB HDD
  • RAM: 8GB DDR4

HP ProBook 450 G3 - Specs

CPU Performance #65
  • Intel Core i5-4210H 1.2%
  • Intel Core i5-6300U 1.8%
  • Intel Core i5-6200U
  • Intel Core i7-4510U 0.6%
  • Intel Core i7-5600U 0.6%
GPU Performance #158
  • AMD Radeon R5 M335 (2GB DDR3) 0.1%
  • AMD Radeon R6 (Mullins) 0.1%
  • Intel HD Graphics 520
  • NVIDIA GeForce 820M (2GB DDR3) 0.1%
  • NVIDIA GeForce 840M (2GB DDR3) 0.2%
Display
HDD/SSD
500GB HDD, 5400 rpm
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

 

 

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 i5-6200U

$1409.00+107%
price
3.30+3.4%
performance
$4715.19+593%
3.36+5.3%
Results are from the Cinebench 11 CPU test (the higher the score, the better)
$1409.00+107%
price
261-10.9%
performance
Results are from the Cinebench 15 CPU test (the higher the score, the better)
$1409.00+107%
price
439-1.1%
performance
Results are from the NovaBench 3.0 CPU test (the higher the score, the better)
$1409.00+107%
price
17.30-13.9%
performance
$4715.19+593%
19.43-3.3%
Results are from our Photoshop benchmark test (the lower the score, the better)

GPU Performance: Intel HD Graphics 520

$799.00+18%
price
4696-35.7%
performance
$429.99-37%
6435-11.9%
$1148.00+69%
8863+21.3%
Results are for the 3DMark: Cloud Gate (Graphics) benchmark (the higher the score, the better)
$799.00+18%
price
919+4.4%
performance
$429.99-37%
926+5.2%
Results are for the 3DMark: Fire Strike (Graphics) benchmark (the higher the score, the better)
$799.00+18%
price
3279-1.5%
performance
$1148.00+69%
5407+62.4%
Results are for the 3DMark: Sky Diver (Graphics) benchmark (the higher the score, the better)
$799.00+18%
price
252+165.3%
performance
$429.99-37%
293+208.4%
$1148.00+69%
470+394.7%
Results are for the Unigine Heaven 3.0 benchmark (the higher the score, the better)

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