HP EliteBook 840 G2 (P0C58UT#ABA)

HP EliteBook 840 G2 (P0C58UT#ABA)

Description

Intel Core i5-5200U 2.2 GHz, 14", 1600 x 900, 8 GB RAM, 256 GB SSD, Intel HD Graphics 5500, Windows 7 Professional 64-Bit / Downgrade from Windows 10 Pro, 9 hours battery life, 3.4 lbs.
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Gaming Performance

Price from $1169.99 (see 1 offer below)

Benchmarks / ratings

CPU Benchmark:70
GPU Benchmark:48
Popularity score:75

Verdict

  • Fast processor suitable for demanding tasks.
  • Low-End graphics, not suitable for gaming (but ok for web browsing and office applications).
  • Reasonable value for the money (better alternatives exist, see below)
Shopineer score:63/ 100

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Product nameHP EliteBook 840 G2 (P0C58UT#ABA)HP ZBook 14 G2 L3Z52UT#ABALenovo IdeaPad Y700-15ISK (80NV00VEUS)HP Spectre Laptop -13tAcer Aspire R 13 R7-372T-50PJ
CPU Benchmark70better73better89better77better73
GPU Benchmark48worsebetter80better59better50
Value for Money47better94better78better57
Popularity75better97better80better80better80
Rating
Shopineer score63better85better89better79better69
Price$1169.99better$1169.29$1169.99$1169.99better$1169.75
Theoretical Price
(based on other laptops with similar specs)
$1021.00$1873.00$1381.00$1140.00
Operating SystemWindows 7 Professional 64-Bit / Downgrade from Windows 10 ProWindows 7 Professional 64 (available through downgrade rights frWindows 10 Home 64-BitWindows 10 Home 64Windows 10 Home 64-Bit
BrandHPHPLenovoHPAcer
Screen14"14"15.6"13.3"13.3"
Display TypeHD+Full HD
Resolution1600 x 900better3820 x 2160better1920 x 1080better1920 x 1080
LCD FeaturesAnti-glare, LED-backlitIPS LCD with LED Backlight, Anti-GlareIn-plane Switching (IPS) Technology
TouchscreenNoNobetterYes
ProcessorIntel Core i5-5200U 2.2 GHzbetterIntel Core i7-5500U 2.4 GHzbetterIntel Core i7-6700HQ 2.6 GHzbetterIntel Core i5-7200U (2.5 GHz, up to 3.1 GHz, 3 MB cache, 2 coresbetterIntel Core i5-6200U 2.3 GHz
Cores22better422
Base Frequency2.2 GHzbetter2.4 GHzbetter2.6 GHzbetter2.3 GHz
Boost Frequency2.7 GHz
Memory8 GB8 GBbetter16 GB8 GB8 GB
Max Memory Supported8 GB
Memory SpeedDDR3 1600DDR3L 1600
HDD1 TB1 TB
HDD RPM7200 RPM
SSD256 GB256 GB256 GB256 GB
Optical DriveNo
Webcam720p HD webcamYes720p WebcamYes
BatteryHP Long Life 3-cell, 50 WHr Li-ion polymer prismatic60 Whr4-cell lithium ion, 3220 mAh
Battery Life9 hours4.5 hours9.5 hours
Graphics TypeIntegrated CardDedicated CardDedicated CardIntegrated Card
Graphics CardIntel HD Graphics 5500worseAMD FirePro M4150betterGeForce GTX 960MbetterIntel HD Graphics 620betterIntel HD Graphics 520
Video Memory1 GB4 GB
CommunicationGigabit LAN and WLANGigabit LAN and WLAN
WLANIntel 7265 802.11 a/b/g/n/ac (2x2)802.11ac Wireless LAN802.11ac Wireless LAN
ColorSilverBlackBlack
Weight3.4 lbs.worse3.77 lbs.worse5.7 lbs.better2.45 lbs.worse3.53 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).
Game Low Medium High Ultra
Alan Wake18108
Anno 140412218
Anno 20705728178
Anno 2205853
ArmA 28
Ashes of the Singularity1024
Assassin's Creed Syndicate11108
Assassin's Creed Unity8631
AssassinĀ“s Creed III16147
Battlefield 11397
Battlefield 33223186
Battlefield 42415104
Battlefield Hardline252084
BioShock Infinite3118155
Borderlands 235271913
Call of Duty 4 - Modern Warfare1274386
Call of Duty Infinite Warfare1615
Civilization 55610
Civilization VI2210
Company of Heroes 2191583
Crysis - CPU Benchmark7146225
Crysis - GPU Benchmark6350257
Crysis 24832249
Crysis 3161072
Crysis Warhead21
Darksiders II3621
Dawn of War II - Chaos Rising57383015
Dead Space 355252111
Deus Ex Human Revolution452611
Deus Ex Mankind Divided1185
Diablo III53352817
Dirt 353312313
Dirt Rally70191312
Dirt Showdown5130228
Dishonored 21210
Dishonored38292621
Doom 3138
Doom131013
Dota 2 Reborn50301512
Dota 2583315
Evolve141066
F.E.A.R. 21237821
F1 201160362612
F1 201239333214
F1 201351342812
F1 201447322213
FIFA 16493518
FIFA 17373023
Fallout 416106
Far Cry 293409
Far Cry 33020104
Far Cry 4141162
Far Cry Primal11543
Farming Simulator 1748241011
Fifa 1140757
Fifa 12157947758
Fifa 13138959052
Fifa 14103695639
Fifa 15372917
For Honor177
GRID 247261913
GTA IV - Grand Theft Auto3219
GTA V231953
Ghost Recon Wildlands94
Guild Wars 243146
Half Life 2 - Lost Coast Benchmark119
Hitman 2016109
Just Cause 210
Just Cause 3161481
Left 4 Dead3761
Mad Max1787
Mafia 231242313
Mafia 37
Mass Effect 3362717
Mass Effect Andromeda16
Max Payne 32421617
Metal Gear Solid V342197
Metro 20334815139
Mirror's Edge Catalyst22134
Need for Speed 20167611
Need for Speed Shift5837
No Man's Sky12
Overwatch32815
Quake 462
Rainbow Six Siege2615108
Resident Evil 5843616
Resident Evil 72210
Rise of the Tomb Raider11755
Risen63332517
Saints Row IV181474
SimCity4423156
Sims 32586030
Sims 4151371710
Sleeping Dogs3828147
Star Wars Battlefront19107
StarCraft 2150442513
Supreme Commander - FA Bench43353217
The Crew151163
The Division12811
The Elder Scrolls Online40291910
The Evil Within16126
The Secret World241618
The Witcher 313942
Thief151084
Titanfall 22620816
Titanfall33201310
Tomb Raider4523158
Torchlight 2794628
Trackmania Nations Forever1167934
Watch Dogs 215122
Watch Dogs151163
World in Conflict - Benchmark78422810
World of Tanks v859272310
World of Warcraft11865239
World of Warships49361813
X-Plane 10.25341366
XCOM 2115