The HP ProBook 430 G1 (F6B13PA) is a great option for people who are frequent travelers and need a gadget that has high efficiency for handling professional purposes. The powerful Intel Core i7 CPU assisted by a host of security features like BIOS, Password Manager, Client Security and others make it a sound deal.
Display and Design
The HP ProBook 430 G1 (F6B13PA) flaunts a 13.3-inch display offering razor sharp image quality along with vivid colors with a resolution of 1,366 x 768 pixels. The Anti Glare coating makes it a better performer under bright light.
The lid carries a faded black finish while the keyboard deck has a glossy silver colour thereby leading to an attractive appeal. Made of glass fiber, it is light but extremely durable. With a thickness of 21mm and a weight of 1.6kg, the laptop can be carried around easily. The touchpad supports multiple gestures like two pick buttons, two way scroll and optional point stick. And the keyboard with the mylar film resists spills easily.
Processor and OS
Under the hood, the laptop packs a powerful 1.8GHz Intel Core i7 4th generation processor which has the ability to handle powerful activities smoothly. It is paired with a standard 4GB DDR3 RAM which can be expanded up to 16GB through two unused SODIMM slots. The integrated Intel HD 4400 graphics unit. It ships with 64 bit Windows 8 Professional OS made for making business easy.
Camera, Storage and Others
The HP ProBook 430 G1 (F6B13PA) features a HD webcam working with dual array digital microphone for great video calling experience free of noise. The 500GB SATA HDD operates at 7,200rpm to offer quick response. The stereo speakers powered by DTS Sound+ provide crisp audio quality.
The laptop is packed with multiple software tweaks which make it extremely safe for business. You can store passwords for online accounts safely in the HP Password Manager. And thanks to HP Bios Protection that the laptop provides increased safety against viruses and data loss.
Battery and Connectivity
The 4 cell Li-ion battery promises up to 8 hours of backup. The laptop can be connected through VGA port, Ethernet port, Bluetooth v4.0, WLAN, 2 USB 3.0 ports, 1 USB 2.0 slot, HDMI out and digital media reader.