At the first sight, you are bound to fall in love with the HP Elitebook 9470m (DON23PA). It exhibits some royal features like a glass touchpad accompanied with a durable backlit keyboard. Its battery backup is bound to leave you amazed. However, it lacks any external graphics card and a DVD Drive despite being costly.
Display and Build
The HP Elitebook 9470m (DON23PA) flaunts a 14-inch HD BrightView Anti Glare LED backlit widescreen display with a resolution of 1,366 x 768 pixels. It looks extremely thin (18.9mm thick) and light (1.61 kg) and you would die to pack it along with you. A spill resistant backlit keyboard not only gives you the liberty to work in touch conditions but is suitable for typing comfortable even in the dark. Even if it gets affected by water, it can be drained immediately. A glass touchpad supporting functions like 3 finger flick gestures, 2 finger scroll, rotating and pinch zoom. It also has a pointstick and 2 pick buttons.
CPU and OS
An advanced 3rd generation Intel Core i5 processor loaded on QM77 Express chipset and functioning at 1.7GHz combined with a typical 4GB DDR3 RAM gives the best performance at anything you throw at it. You can increase the RAM's capacity only up to 8GB through the 2 SODIMM slots. It supports rich graphics with the inbuilt Intel HD 4000 GPU. It features Windows 8 OS out of the box.
Camera, Storage and Multimedia
The HP Elitebook 9470m (DON23PA) gives noise free and crystal clear video calling experience with the 720p webcam combined with dual array digital microphone. For storage purposes, it has a 500GB SATA HDD operating at 7200rpm to give faster response. Assisting it is a 32GB SSD storage which can be used for storing files that need to be recovered at any instant. Powered by SRS PRO audio, the stereo speakers give soothing music.
Battery and Connectivity
The HP Elitebook 9470m (DON23PA) is bound to leave you amazed with its 8.5 hour uninterrupted service with the 4 cell Li-ion battery. Connectivity package includes Gigabit Ethernet, WLAN 802.11 a/b/g/n, Bluetooth v3.0, 3 USB 3.0 ports, digital media reader and VGA port. It also has a separate docking connector, a second battery connector and one display slot.