The HP EliteBook 1040 G1 (J8U50UT), as is evident from its name, comes at a premium price and has features to justify it. It flaunts a brilliant 14-inch HD+ display packed in a slim and light outfit. The marathon battery backup makes it perfect for frequent travelers.
Display and Outfit
The HP EliteBook 1040 G1 (J8U50UT) sports a 14-inch SVA LED backlit display which is bound to mesmerize your eyeballs with a resolution of 1,600 x 900 pixels (HD+). The Anti Glare panel makes sure that you can enjoy clear viewing even under the sun.
The silver coloured outfit has a waistline of 15.9mm and a weight of just 1.4kg so that you donÂt need to think twice while carrying it around. It has a spill resistant keyboard with drain and a standard touchpad.
Configuration and OS
Under the hood, the laptop is loaded with a 1.7GHz Intel Core i5 processor belonging to the fourth generation. Assisting it is a 4GB DDR3 RAM which is further expandable up to 8GB via one SODIMM slots. The inbuilt Intel HD 4400 graphics unit takes care of rich games and movies. The HP EliteBook 1040 G1 (J8U50UT) ships with 64 bit Windows 7 Professional OS.
Camera, Storage and Multimedia
Armed with a 720p webcam and dual array microphone, the HP EliteBook 1040 G1 (J8U50UT) provides impressive video calling experience. It ensures that you donÂt need to wait for starting operations with the 128GB SSD memory. The stereo speakers and DTS Studio Sound software provide rich multimedia experience.
Battery and Connectivity
Fuelled by a non removable 6 cell Li-Po battery, the notebook is capable of providing up to 9.45 hours of uninterrupted backup. The laptop has one docking connector and one displayport. Additionally, it supports WLAN, Bluetooth v4.0, Gigabit Ethernet, HDMI out, two USB 3.0 slots and digital media reader.