Desktop sized all round laptop
Display and Design
The HP ProBook 470 G2 (G6W52EA) poses a 17.3-inch SVA LED backlit anti glare display which offers great outdoor visibility and rich and sharp visuals with a resolution of 1,600 x 900 pixels (HD+). It is housed in a black coloured outfit which looks smart but a bit bulky with a waistline of 32.2mm and a weight of 2.8kg.
CPU and Platform
At the helm is a 1.7GHz Intel Core i5 fourth generation processor assisted by a regular 4GB DDR3 RAM which is further expandable up to 8GB via the single SODIMM slot. It ships with 64 bit Windows 7 Professional OS.
Camera, Storage and Multimedia
Armed with a HD webcam and dual array microphone, the HP ProBook 470 G2 (G6W52EA) provides crystal clear and noise free video calling experience. It takes care of the storage needs of the user with a 500GB SATA hard disk. The SuperMulti DVD RW Drive with DL support can be used for running different kinds of disks.
The 1GB AMD Radeon R5 M255 graphics processor enables you to have fun with moderately demanding games and movies. The dual stereo speakers running on DTS Sound+ technology provide rich multimedia experience.
Battery and Connectivity
The HP ProBook 470 G2 (G6W52EA) keeps the show running for a fair period of time with a 6 cell Li-ion battery. Connectivity wise, it is loaded with options like VGA port, two USB 3.0 slots, Bluetooth v4.0, WLAN, HDMI out, two USB 2.0 slots, digital media reader and Gigabit Ethernet.
Go for the HP ProBook 470 G2 (G6W52EA) if you are looking for a desktop sized laptop that offers powerful performance in both aspects, business as well as gaming. Go for it if you are okay with its chunky design.