• CPU: Intel Core i5-8300H
  • GPU: Intel UHD Graphics 630
  • Display: 15.6”, Full HD (1920 x 1080), IPS
  • Storage: 256GB SSD
  • RAM: 8GB DDR4, 2666 MHz
  • Weight: 2.06 kg (4.5 lbs)

Pros

  • Good build quality
  • Bright screen with 91% sRGB coverage (AUO AUO24ED)
  • 2 NVMe M.2 slots
  • PWM-free across all brightness levels (AUO AUO24ED)
  • Backlit keyboard
  • Super fast face recognition
  • Great battery life

Cons

  • Gets noisy under a heavy workload
  • The keyboard design tries to copy MacBook Pro
  • Relatively high price

HP EliteBook 1050 G1 - Specs

CPU Performance #14
  • Intel Core i7-8565U 0.1%
  • Intel Core i7-6820HK (@ 4 GHz) 0.9%
  • Intel Core i5-8300H
  • Intel Core i5-9400H 0.1%
  • Intel Core i5-8400H 0.6%
GPU Performance #173
  • Intel HD Graphics 630 0.1%
  • NVIDIA GeForce GT 730M (1GB DDR3) 0.1%
  • Intel UHD Graphics 630
  • AMD Radeon R6 (Carrizo)
  • NVIDIA GeForce 920M (4GB DDR3)
Display
15.6”, Full HD (1920 x 1080), IPS
panel 1
AUO AUO24ED
Color accuracy 5.1 -> 2.5
HDD/SSD
256GB SSD PCIe NVMe
M.2 Slot
2x 2280 NVMe M.2 slot See photo
RAM
8GB DDR4, 2666 MHz
OS
Windows 10
Battery
4-cell, 64 Wh
Body material
Aluminum
Dimensions
360 x 254 x 18.9 mm (14.17" x 10.00" x 0.74")
Weight
2.06 kg (4.5 lbs)
Ports and connectivity
  • 2x USB Type-C 3.1 (3.1 Gen 2), Thunderbolt 3, DisplayPort, HDMI
  • 1x USB Type-A 3.0 (3.1 Gen 1), Sleep and Charge
  • 1x USB Type-A 3.0 (3.1 Gen 1)
  • HDMI
  • Card reader SD, SDHC, SDXC
  • Wi-Fi 802.11ac (2x2)
  • Bluetooth 5.0
  • Audio jack
  • HP Module with NXP NFC Controller NPC300 I2C NCI
Features
  • Web camera 720p HD
  • Microphone dual array microphone
  • Speakers Bang & Olufsen
  • Security Lock slot
  • Ambient light sensor
  • Glass ClickPad with chemically etched surface

 

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DISPLAY: 15.6-inch, 1920x1080, IPS

Name AUO AUO24ED
Diagonal 15.6"
Pixel density 141.21 ppi
Brightness 396 cd/m2
sRGB 91%%
PWM frequency No PWM (Flicker-Free)
Panel Type IPS
Resolution 1920x1080
Becomes "Retina" from 24 inches (62 cm)
Contrast 1340:1
dE Color Checker 5.1 2.5
PWM Rating 10.0: (safe)
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CPU Performance: Intel Core i5-8300H

GPU Performance: Intel UHD Graphics 630

Results are for the 3DMark: Fire Strike (Graphics) benchmark (the higher the score, the better)
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Some games you can play on this laptop

DOTA 2
quality
average
72 fps
31 fps
X
X
1920 x 1080 (Full HD)
CS:GO
quality
average
42 fps
28 fps
X
1920 x 1080 (Full HD)
Hearthstone
quality
average
85 fps
67 fps
43 fps
1920 x 1080 (Full HD)
World of Tanks
quality
average
111 fps
X
X
1920 x 1080 (Full HD)
League of Legends
quality
average
108 fps
82 fps
68 fps
1920 x 1080 (Full HD)
Rocket League
quality
average
59 fps
1920 x 1080 (Full HD)
Overwatch
quality
average
74 fps
50 fps
22 fps
1920 x 1080 (Full HD)
Fortnite
quality
average
70 fps
25 fps
X
1920 x 1080 (Full HD)
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