HP EliteBook 725 G3 Notebook PC (ENERGY STAR)

HP EliteBook 725 G3 Notebook PC (ENERGY STAR) T1C17UT#ABA

Description

AMD PRO A12-8800B APU with Radeon R7 Graphics (2.1 GHz, up to 3.4 GHz, 2 MB cache, 4 cores), 12.5", 1920 x 1080, 8 GB RAM, AMD Radeon R6, Windows 7 Professional 64 (available through downgrade rights from Windows 10 Pro 64), 2.78 lbs.
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Benchmarks / ratings

CPU Benchmark:77
GPU Benchmark:
Popularity score:80

Verdict

  • Fast processor suitable for demanding tasks.
  • Good value for the money (but even better alternatives exist, see below)
Shopineer score:76/ 100

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MSI GE Series GE72 Apache-078 9S7-179211-078
Product nameHP EliteBook 725 G3 Notebook PC (ENERGY STAR)Lenovo Y50 (59442856)HP Pro x2 612 G1 Tablet with keyboardLenovo Ideapad 710s 13.3" Laptop, SilverMSI GE Series GE72 Apache-078
CPU Benchmark77better90worse68better81better91
GPU Benchmarkbetter81better37better81
Value for Money71worse63worse39better88
Popularity80worse4180better95worse78
Ratingbetter48
Shopineer score76worse61worse60better88better86
Price$1199.00worse$1199.99$1199.00worse$1199.99$1199.00
Theoretical Price
(based on other laptops with similar specs)
$1334.00$1238.00$928.00$1529.00
Operating SystemWindows 7 Professional 64 (available through downgrade rights frWindows 8.1Windows 10 Pro 64Windows 10Windows 8.1 64-Bit
BrandHPLenovoHPLenovoMSI
Screen12.5"15.6"12.5"13.3"17.3"
Display TypeFull HDFull HD
Resolution1920 x 10801920 x 10801920 x 10801920 x 1080
LCD FeaturesFull HD eDP Wide View Angle
TouchscreenNoNo
ProcessorAMD PRO A12-8800B APU with Radeon R7 Graphics (2.1 GHz, up to 3.betterIntel Core i7-4720HQ 2.6 GHzworseIntel Core i5-4302Y with Intel HD Graphics 4200 (1.6 GHz, up to betterIntel Core i7-7500U processorbetterIntel Core i7-5700HQ 2.7 GHz
Cores44worse2worse24
Base Frequency2.6 GHz2.7 GHz
Boost Frequency
Memory8 GB8 GBworse4 GBbetter16 GBbetter16 GB
Max Memory Supported16 GB16 GB
Memory SpeedDDR3L 1600DDR3L 1600
HDD1 TB1 TB
HDD RPM5400 RPM7200 RPM
SSD8 GB128 GB512 GB
Optical DriveExternal DVD+/-RWDVD Super Multi
WebcamYes720p HD Webcam
Battery4-cell, 54Wh6-cell lithium ion
Battery Life4 hours
Graphics TypeDedicated CardDedicated Card
Graphics CardAMD Radeon R6betterNVIDIA GeForce GTX 960MbetterIntel HD Graphics 4200betterNVIDIA Geforce GTX 960M
Video Memory2 GB2 GB
CommunicationGigabit LAN and WLANKiller Gaming Network
WLAN802.11ac Wireless LANIntel 1x1 Wireless-AC 3160 a/c
ColorBlackAluminum Black
Weight2.78 lbs.worse5.89 lbs.better2.04 lbs.better2.42 lbs.worse5.95 lbs.

Estimated Gaming Performance (FPS)

Here is the estimated gaming performance based on similar computers with the same graphics card. It is indicated as FPS (frames per second). Above 40 FPS is considered to be fluent gameplay (marked in green).
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