HP ProBook 450 G5 Review
HP creates technology that makes your life easier and better. The work they do, the innovation, reinvention, everything amazes us. HP is one of the oldest information technology companies in the world.
This HP ProBook 450 is the latest laptop model. It is loaded with decent features at an affordable price range. Let’s talk about this model in detail to know what are the features, pros, and cons.
This is a standard looking laptop from HP that is designed beautifully. The neat edges are smooth, keys, and trackpad are placed in an organized way. Also, the silver color of this laptop gives it a classic matte finish.
Storage and memory
The laptop includes a 1TB hard drive disk with 5400rpm. It is also expandable up to 2TB hard drive. The 4GB DDR4 memory is more than enough for work or entertainment purposes. This can also be upgraded up to 8GB.
Various ports come with this HP ProBook. There are 1 USB 2.0 port, 1 USB 3.0 port, 1 HDMI port, one audio-output port, one ethernet port for RJ45 LAN connector, one microphone port, and also 1 VGA port as well. There is no DVD drive on this laptop.
What Do We like
The HP ProBook comes with a standard display size of 15.6 inches. This is an HD ready screen with a resolution of 1366×768. The refresh rate of this display is 60Hz. This is a pretty decent display, the rich colors and tones along with the high contrast ratio make everything look beautiful on this screen.
Two speakers are installed on this laptop. The sound quality of these speakers is impressive at this price range. There is noticeable bass, and it is pretty loud. Watching any movie or playing a game without using any external speakers won’t be much of a problem on this laptop. It will provide you with crystal clear sound quality without getting distorted.
Dedicated graphics memory
At this price range, HP is providing dedicated graphics memory and not integrated graphics. This ProBook is equipped with Nvidia GeForce 930MX 2GB DDR3 graphics memory. The powerful graphics card can be used to play games as well.
It will also enhance the display quality of the laptop, improving your viewing experience by a considerable margin. 3D image rendering or using software like photoshop and illustrator is possible because of these graphics.
Battery back up
This modern laptop comes with a 48-watt hours lithium-ion battery. This will provide you with up to 7 hours of battery back up if you are using it for work purposes. It also ensures up to 4-5 hours of battery back up for video playback (depending on the screen brightness). If you play games, then it will last 30-45 minutes only.
The Intel Core i5-7200U 7th generation processor of 2.50 GHz is potent and efficient. This lets you operate your laptop with ease. The 4GB DDR4 memory can handle all the computing-related process without lagging. The storage is a considerable 1TB with 5400 rpm, which is the latest one, and the dedicated graphics memory of 930MX of 2GB will let you use any 3D software as well as play a few games too.
What We Don’t Like
No negative points were seen so far.
This Notebook from HP is a decent product. It comes with a FreeDOS 2.0 operating system. Windows needs to be installed/purchased separately on this device. The performance is pretty good, and its sleek design makes it look premium. Please go through our article to know everything about this product in detail before you purchase it.