The HP Elitebook 840 G4 (1GE42UT) is a nice touchscreen laptop which comes with a lot of strong features. The battery backup is excellent for daily use. It has a lightweight body which makes it easy to carry around. However, a dedicated GPU would have made it a perfect option to go for around this price range.
Display and Build
The HP Elitebook 840 G4 (1GE42UT) comes with a 14-inch Diagonal QHD UWVA Anti-Glare Ultra Slim LED-Backlit display with a screen resolution of 2,560 x 1,440 pixels. A webcam is provided just on the top of the diply for video calling and recording. The laptop has an Image sensor clickpad with multi-touch gesture support and an HP premium spill-resistant keyboard as input peripherals. The laptop is available in silver colour option and it weighs of around 1.48Kg.
Storage and Connectivity
The HP Elitebook 840 G4 (1GE42UT) features a 256GB solid-state drive which performs its task at a fast speed. The device has a wide range of connectivity options such as an SD card reader, two USB 3.0 slots, a VGA port, Bluetooth v4.1, Wireless LAN 802.11 a/b/g/n/ac, a headphone jack and a microphone jack.
Configuration and Battery
The HP Elitebook 840 G4 (1GE42UT) is driven by a 2.6GHz Intel Core i5-7300U (7th Gen) processor. It gets further assistance from an 8GB DDR4 RAM and an Intel HD 620 GPU. The combination delivers a powerful performance while running multiple tasks. The device runs on a Windows 10 Professional operating system sailing on 64-bit architecture. The laptop is blessed with a 3 cell Li-ion battery which comes handy to provide stamina. The battery claims to deliver a backup of around 15 hours.