Display and Configuration
Having a 1,920 x 1,080 pixels screen resolution, the HP Elitebook 1040 G3 (1BS26UT) features a 14-inch HD LED-backlit display. The overall performance of the system is managed by a 2.3GHz Intel Core i5-6200U (6th Gen) processor aided by an 8GB DDR4 RAM. The combination helps to tackle simultaneous multitasking and games. An inbuilt Intel HD 520 GPU provides a decent graphics display. The silver coloured body weighs around 1.42Kg and measures 338 x 234 x 15.2mm. The device runs on Windows 7 operating system sailing upon 64-bit architecture.
Battery, Input Device and Storage
The laptop gets its required power from a 6 cell Li-Polymer battery which keeps the show running for long hours. Coming to the input device, the HP Elitebook 1040 G3 (1BS26UT) offers two basic input devices including a touchpad with multi-touch gesture support and a spill-resistant keyboard. A fingerprint scanner is present for better security. The laptop houses a 256GB solid state drive with performs its task at a fast speed.
Camera, Sound and Connectivity
On the optics front, the laptop is armed with a webcam which helps to do video calling and records video. Powered by Bang and Oulfsen technology the stereo speakers provide good quality sound wave. In terms of connectivity, the HP Elitebook 1040 G3 (1BS26UT) offers a wide range of options including a Wireless LAN 802.11 a/b/g/n/ac, Bluetooth v4.2, an SD card reader, a headphone jack, a microphone jack and a VGA port.