Affordable yet powerful HP laptop
Display and Design
HP Probook 430 (Core i3 1st Gen/4GB/ 500GB/DOS) sports a 14-inch HD Brightview Widescreen LED Backlight display with a resolution of 1,366 x 768 pixels. It gets rusty color from pewter alloy and weighs about 2.2Kg. It has touchpad as pointing device and standard keyboard for easy typing.
Processor and OS
The Probook functions on Intel Core i3 1st Gen 380M Processor with a clock speed of 2.5GHz, which has been accompanied by an Intel HD graphic processor. The 4GB of DDR3 RAM could be expanded up to 8GB using memory slots provided. The laptop comes with Free DOS.
Camera, Storage and Multimedia
The HP Probook laptop is catered with 0.3MP webcam. It has stereo speakers working on the HD audio solution technologies.The primary storage unit is 500GB SATA type hard disk drive (HDD). The disk data transfer is done with ease by using DVD-RW optical drive. The graphics processor takes care of laptop games and other multimedia applications.
Connectivity and Battery
For connection and expansions, the HP Probook 430 comes with HDMI port, VGA port, Bluetooth, Wi-Fi, Ethernet etc. The 65W 6 cell Li-ion Battery offer 3 hours of laptop use.
HP Probook 430 is another budget laptop from HP having a few exciting features like LED backlit display, enough primary storage etc. Though it has certain delimitations in terms of battery backup and processor performance in order to compensate with the affordable price.