Impressive gaming laptop at modest price
Display and Design
The HP ProBook 450 G0 (G0R65PA) carries a 15.6-inch HD LED backlit anti glare display which offers a resolution of 1,366 x 768 pixels and provides great outdoor visibility. It looks very attractive in its anodized silver coloured outfit which carries brushed finish and has a thickness of 22.8mm with a weight of 2.3kg.
CPU and OS
Doing duty on the inside is a 2.4GHz Intel Core i3 processor from the third generation and based on HM75 Express chipset. It is assisted by a regular 4GB DDR3 RAM which functions at 1,600MHz and is further expandable up to 8GB via two DIMM slots. It sails on 64 bit Windows 8 OS.
Camera, Storage and Multimedia
The HP ProBook 450 G0 (G0R65PA) comes with a HP TrueVision HD webcam which enables you to enjoy high resolution video calls smoothly. The 750GB SATA hard disk provides more than sufficient space for creating a library of files. The DVD RW Drive can be utilized for streaming media from disks. The AMD Radeon HD 7650M graphics processor with discrete 2GB DDR3 memory enables you to have fun with rich games and videos without facing any lag.
Battery and Connectivity
The HP ProBook 450 G0 (G0R65PA) is fuelled by a 4 cell Li-ion battery which is rated to deliver continuous service for up to 5 hours. On the connectivity front, we have options like two USB 2.0 slots, Gigabit Ethernet, WLAN, digital media reader, one USB 3.0 slot, VGA port, Bluetooth v4.0 and HDMI out.
The HP ProBook 450 G0 (G0R65PA) may seem contradictory to its name as it is more of a standard gaming laptop rather than a business minded one. The sound battery backup further boosts its value.