HP 840 G3 Overview
The 14″ EliteBook 840 G3 Laptop from HP is an enterprise-grade notebook designed with the security and technology to keep you safe and productive in and out of the office. This system is powered by a 2.3 GHz Intel Core i5-6200U Dual-Core processor which allows you to run multiple applications simultaneously. If you need more power, the system can be overclocked to 2.8 GHz using Intel Turbo Boost 2.0 technology. The 8GB of 2133 MHz DDR4 RAM, which comes in a 1 x 8GB configuration, helps to ensure smooth multitasking and also allows the computer to quickly access frequently-used files and programs. If you need more RAM, this system accepts up to 32GB, using one 16GB module in each of the 260-pin SO-DIMM slots.
The 14″ SVA anti-glare TN display features an HD 1366 x 768 native resolution that is equipped with LED-backlighting, a 16:9 aspect ratio, 220 cd/m2 brightness, a 300:1 typical contrast ratio, a refresh rate of 60 Hz, 112 ppi, a response time of 16 ms, and viewing angles of 4040/15/30°. Integrated Intel HD Graphics 520 delivers a sharp, clear picture, and you’ll be able to output video to an external display at resolutions up to 4096 x 2160 @ 60 Hz using the DisplayPort 1.2 output and 1920 x 1200 @ 60 Hz using the VGA output.
For long-term storage of your files, this system is equipped with a 500GB 7200 rpm SATA III 2.5″ / 7mm hard drive. The additional internal storage can be added to the empty M.2 2280 slot, and if you want to add external storage, optical drives, memory card readers, printers, and more, the EliteBook 840 G3 offers one USB 3.0 Type-C port and two USB 3.0 Type-A ports, one of which doubles as a charging port. Gigabit Ethernet and 802.11ac dual-band Wi-Fi are built-in for wired and wireless networking, and Bluetooth 4.2 technology will also allow you to connect additional compatible peripherals wirelessly. There is also an SD/SDHC/SDXC card reader, 720p webcam, dual-array microphones, stereo speakers with Bang & Olufsen HD audio, a Smart Card reader.
The EliteBook 840 G3 includes a 65W Smart AC adapter that operates using 90-265 VAC at 47-63 Hz and an HP 3-cell / 46Wh lithium-ion polymer battery that can last for up to 10.5 hours and provide up to 223 hours of standby time before recharging is required. While the installed operating system is Windows 7 Professional (64-bit), a Windows 10 Professional (64-bit) license is also included, as is Windows 7 Professional (32-bit) and Windows 10 Professional (64-bit) recovery media.