Hewlett-Packard has expand their EliteBook line up with the EliteBook 8470w B8V41UT. Unlike the latest HP machine that has slim and light design, HP EliteBook 8470w B8V41UT laptop is a big machine than other 14 inch machine on it’s class and designed as mobile workstations for business and professional users that need a ultimate power and still comfortable to carry around when they meet the clients.
Comes with latest generations of Intel Ivy Bridge processor and dual graphics technologies from Intel and AMD as dedicated graphics, the 8470w B8V41UT is a powerful machine that usually you can found on powerful PC. The 8 GB 1600 MHz DDR3 SDRAM (expandable up to 16 GB DDR3 RAM) with Mobile Intel QM77 Express chipset and 2.8GHZ Intel Core i5-3360M dual-core processor with vPro technology as the heart that backed by Intel’s Hyper-Threading and Turbo Boost 2.0 technology for overclocking processor speed up to 3.5GHz gives more than enough power to handle multitask at the same time.
For graphics performance, HP EliteBook 8470w B8V41UT offers integrated Intel HD Graphics 4000 and new AMD FirePro M2000 as dedicated graphics with support 1GB of GDDR5 memory capable to running CAD software, editing video or playing games with ease. The 14 inch High Definition Led Backlit display with anti glare provides crisp images and vivid video at 1600 x 900 pixel resolutions. Like PROBOOK 6470B B5P13UT models, you’ll also find 720p HD webcam located on the top of display with integrated digital microphone for video communications with your colleagues, as well as Stereo speakers with SRS Premium Sound PRO. The 500 GB Serial ATA II HDD with speed of 7200 rpm offers spacious of multimedia and document storage, while DVD+/-RW SuperMulti DL on the side is perfects for load more programs or make your own CD’s or DVDs files.
Like other EliteBook series, new HP EliteBook 8470w series also comes with rugged design. Spill resistant keyboard and TouchPad with multi-touch gesture make your typing more faster, accurate and smoother. It also meet MIL-STD-810G standart with HP 3D DriveGuard to protect your hard disk from damage. Dimensions of the machine are 9.1 x 13.3 x 1.3 inch (23.13 x 33.8 x 3.18 cm) with weighs 4.96 lb (2.25) and will be shipped with 9 cell Lithium Ion (Li-Ion) 8850 mAh battery.
It also has full array of interface features, including eSATA/USB 2.0 combo, USB 2.0, double USB 3.0, stereo microphone in, stereo headphone/line-out, RJ port for LAN (RJ 11 and RJ 45), 5 in 1 memory card reader, and HP Fingerprint Sensor for secure log in system. For connectivity, you’ll find 10/100/1000 Gigabit Ethernet LAN, Bluetooth 4.0+ EDR and Intel Centrino 802.11a/b/g/n for wireless connections.
As the business and professional machines, this model also pre-loaded with a lot of security features and software, such as HP ProtectTools Security Manager, Face Recognition, HP Spare Key, TPM 1.2 Embedded Security Chip, Security lock slot, One-Step Logon, Windows Live Essentials, Microsoft Office Starter with reduced-functionality Word and Excel and more. All in all, it’s very impressive machine with robust design, a lot of power, graphics perofrmance and of course, high price. If you have more budget, HP EliteBook 8470w B8V41UT laptop has listed on major reatilers and you can grab now with starting price at $1,519 with 3 year warranty.
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