The 2018 EliteBooks of the 800 series have been given the most extensive update these high-priced business series has ever seen. Therefore, the fifth EliteBook 800 generation does not only offer the newest processors, but also a complete overhauled case design and a series of other changes.
Today, we will be testing the largest model in HP’s most important business series, the HP EliteBook 840 G5. HP ELTEBOOK 840 G5. We have also included the as a comparison device for our high-quality 15-inch notebook, as well as the predecessor HP ELTEBOOK 840 G5
It is equipped with an Intel Core i7-8550U, 8 of RAM a 256-GB SSD and a Full-HD display.
Aesthetically pleasing, and great battery life, the HP EliteBook 840 G5 has some really great features. The business professional laptop has an aluminum exterior and follows a minimalist design, with the shiny HP logo engraved in the middle.
For any businessman, the latest HP EliteBook provides multiple external ports for ease of use. These include one HDMI 1.4 b slot, one Thunderbolt (USB Type C connector) port, Two USB 3.1 Gen 1 ports, and RJ45 and audio/microphone jack. The new Elitebook 2019 also provides ease of wireless connectivity and comes with Bluetooth v4.2 and Wi-Fi AC 8265 802.11 a/b/g/n/ac (2 x 2) Wi-Fi and Network Interference HP Module
It features the 8th Generation Intel Core i7-8550U Quad-core Processor which has a cache of 8 MBs and a clock speed of 1.8 GHz that can go up to 4.2 GHz via Turbo Speed technology. On the other hand, the installed RAM of 4 GB upgradable up to 16GB and 256 GB Solid State Drive storage account for multi-tasking and fast data transfer.
Aimed at professionals and businessmen, it is imperative to have comfortable input devices. The backlit HP Premium keyboard is not only spill resistant, but also comes with a drain to provide increased protection to your system. The keys are easy to use and have a short travel time.
Similarly, the 4.2 in x 2.3 in touchpad has a smooth surface and comes with two clickers for performing mouse-duties.
The Bang & Olufsen speakers are drilled into the machine in a triangular patterned lid. The speakers provide high-quality audio with a perfect mix of bass and treble giving you the opportunity to truly enjoy your music while your work. Thanks to the Privacy Camera feature, you are safe from any kind of hackers. The HD webcam has great video quality that you can employ for making video calls to your boss or hold virtual meetings.