An high end business laptop
Design and Display
The HP ProBook 430 G2 (K3R10AV) Laptop flaunts a 14-inch LED display featuring a Full HD resolution of 1,920 x 1,080 pixels. It is available in a black coloured body that weighs around 1.5Kgs and has a waistline of 21mm. It features full-sized spill-resistant keyboard along with touchpad supporting multi touch gestures.
Platform and Configuration
Under the hood the laptop is armed with 2.2GHz Intel Core i5-5200U 5th generation processor. It is also equipped with 4 GB DDR3 RAM that is expandable upto 8GB. It comes with inbuilt Intel HD 4400 GPU lacking any dedicated graphic processor, which seems to be the major setback of this device. To reduce the HP ProBook 430 G2 (K3R10AV) price in India a bit, it does not come with any pre installed OS and runs on DOS.
Camera, Multimedia and Storage
The HP ProBook 430 G2 (K3R10AV) packs a webcam having 0.3MP of VGA resolution.Speaking of entertainment, it comes with stereo speakers powered by DTS Sound+ technology for providing an immersive audio experience. Its full HD display provides good video watching experience. It houses 500GB of HDD as inbuilt storage which is a little low considering its price.
Connectivity and Battery
This laptop plays host to a large number of connectivity options that includes Ethernet, Wi-Fi, Bluetooth, along with two USB 2.0, one USB 3.0, one USB 3.1, two USB Type C port and one HDMI port. It also comes with DVD RW optical drive and card reader that support SD and SDHC formats.It is powered by 4 cell li-ion battery that can provide battery life of upto 5 hours.
Coming to the overall HP ProBook 430 G2 (K3R10AV) review, it is good looking and powerful laptop primarily used for business purposes. Along with that it also comes with good gaming and multimedia capabilities but still considering its price might seem a little low. Lack of a dedicated graphics and low storage space seems to be its major drawback which might discourage heavy gamers.