With Intel Core-i7 4th Gen 4702MQ processor at the core and coupled with 8GB RAM this laptop emerges at winner at anything you throw at it. The large HD LED anti-glare display gives you a good visual experience. The most overwhelming aspect is the inclusion of the powerful 2GB external graphics card which takes the laptop a step ahead and making it ideal for hardcore gaming and industrial video editing sessions. At the back of everything is a powerful battery and wide connectivity options. So looking at the entire package, you can undoubtedly vouch for this device.
Display and design
The HP ProBook 470 G1 (F3K33PA) Laptop brings you a large 17.3-inch screen and poses a HD LED-backlit HD+ anti-glare Display that renders crystal clear visuals and the anti-glare coating is good for your eyes and therefore you can keep your eyes glued to the screen for a longer period of time. The stylish black chassis of the laptop has a waistline 25.3 mm and its total weight is 2.8 Kg. The input devices packed in the device are in the form of a Touchpad with Multi-touch Gesture Support and a Full-sized, Spill-resistant keyboard with numeric keypad.
Processor and OS
Under the hood sits an Intel Core-i7 4th Gen 4702MQ processor ticking at 2.2GHz and based on a Intel HM87 Express chipset. Working in cohesion with the CPU is a 8GB DDR3 RAM set in a 2 x 4 Gigabyte memory layout. You can further expand the memory up to 16GB with the help of 2 SODIMM memory slots. The dedicated external 2GB AMD Radeon HD 8750M graphic processor gives you a good ambience in your movies, and mainly deals with intensive games without posing any lag. The laptop works on 64-bit Windows 7 Professional operating system.
Camera, storage and multimedia
The HP ProBook 470 G1 (F3K33PA) Laptop comes with a webcam and dual array digital microphone for providing clear and noise free video calling experience. The camera can also record HD videos. It carries in 750GB of SATA hard disc drive to let you store your files and media without any worries. The DVD-Writer allows to stream and copy files from CDs/DVDs and burn data on them as well with a lightning fast speed. The stereo speakers running on DTS Sound+ technology takes care of the entertainment department.
Battery and connectivity
A 6 Cell Li-Ion battery acts as the storehouse of energy and supplies enough power to keep the laptop working for 8.25 hours when not plugged in. Contemplating on the connectivity features we can conclude that it boasts of a good connectivity and networking platform with options like Ethernet, Wireless LAN802.11 b/g/n, Bluetooth 4.0, two USB 2.0 slots, two USB 3.0 slots, one HDMI port, VGA port and Digital Media Reader.