The HP Elitebook 850 G3 (V1H17UT) is a great choice for the ones who are looking forward to buying a high-end laptop along with a fingerprint scanner around this budget. The performance and the battery backup are excellent for daily usage. The laptop is light in weight, easy to carry around. However, a Full HD display would have been an extra package for the user.
Display, Configuration and Body Looks
The HP Elitebook 850 G3 (V1H17UT) flaunts a 15.6-inch Diagonal HD SVA anti-glare slim LED-backlit display which features a screen resolution of 1,366 x 768 pixels. In order to drive the system, there is a 2.3GHz Intel Core i5-6200U processor coupled by an 8GB of DDR4 RAM and an integrated Intel HD 520 GPU present. The laptop runs on Windows 7 operating system sailing upon 64-bit architecture. It measures 338.3 x 257.7 x 19.4mm, weighs 1.84Kg and is available in a silver coloured body.
Storage and Camera
In terms of storage, the laptop houses a 128GB solid state drive which performs the task at a face pace. The user can enjoy video calling and shoot recordings with the help of a webcam present above the display screen. One can install video calling apps such as SKYPE, Hangouts, ooVoo etc.
Input Devices and Sound
The input devices present in the HP Elitebook 850 G3 (V1H17UT) are - a fingerprint scanner, a touchpad with multitouch gestures support and a spill-resistant keyboard and drain backlit keyboard. The stereo speakers featuring HD Audio Solution (Bang and Olufsen) output charming sound which is pleasant to the ears.
Battery and Connectivity
The laptop is fuelled by a 3 cell Li-ion battery which keeps the entertainment on for long hours. On the networking front, the HP Elitebook 850 G3 (V1H17UT) features a wide range of options say a Wireless LAN 802.11 a/b/g/n/ac, Bluetooth v4.2, one USB 3.0 slot, an SD card reader, a headphone jack, a microphone jack and a VGA port.