The HP ProBook 450 G2 (J8U86UT) is capable of handling standard business requirements smartly. The presence of fingerprint scanner boosts its appeal to some extent. It lacks a good screen and external graphics support but they are acceptable since it is made for business.
Display and Build
The HP ProBook 450 G2 (J8U86UT) sports a 15.6-inch HD LED backlit display with a resolution of 1,366 x 768 pixels. The Anti Glare panel allows you to view things comfortably even under bright light. It is encased in a 25.5mm thick outfit which has a weight of 2.1kg. The combination of black lid and brushed grey keyboard deck looks quite appealing as well. It carries a fingerprint scanner which increases your identityÂs security.
Processor and OS
On the inside, the HP ProBook 450 G2 (J8U86UT) is packed with a 1.7GHz Intel Core i3 processor from the fourth generation. It is aided by a regular 4GB DDR3 RAM which is further expandable up to 16GB via two unused SODIMM slots. The inbuilt Intel HD 4400 GPU takes care of intensive games and movies. It sails on 64 bit Windows 7 Professional OS.
Camera, Storage and Multimedia
The HD webcam spotted above the display allows you to enjoy high resolution video calls while the dual array microphone cancels background noise during the same. The 500GB SATA hard disk accounts for your storage needs. The DVD+/-RW SuperMulti drive with dual layer support can be used for running all kinds of disks. It has got stereo speakers powered by DTS Sound+ technology.
Battery and Connectivity
The HP ProBook 450 G2 (J8U86UT) is packed with a 4 cell Li-ion battery. On the connectivity front, it sports features like Gigabit Ethernet, WLAN, Bluetooth v4.0, HDMI out, digital media reader, VGA port, two USB 3.0 ports and two USB 2.0 slots.