HP EliteBook 850 G3 (V1H16UT#ABA)

HP EliteBook 850 G3 (V1H16UT#ABA)

Description

Intel Core i5-6200U 2.3 GHz, 15.6", 1366 x 768, 4 GB RAM, 500 GB HDD, Intel HD Graphics 520, Windows 7 Professional 64-Bit (Windows 10 Pro downgrade), 13.25 hours battery life, 4.1 lbs.
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Gaming Performance

Price from $799.99 (see 3 offers below)

Benchmarks / ratings

CPU Benchmark:73
GPU Benchmark:51
Popularity score:88

Verdict

  • Fast processor suitable for demanding tasks.
  • Low-Midrange graphics card, suitable for modern 3D games at low settings and resolutions.
  • Reasonable value for the money (better alternatives exist, see below)
Shopineer score:65/ 100

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Compare specs with similar laptops

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HP EliteBook 850 G3 (V1H16UT#ABA)
Faster CPU
Acer Aspire V Nitro VN7-591G-792U NX.MUVAA.002 N82E16834315164
Faster GPU
ASUS K501LX-NB52
Lighter
Acer Aspire R 13 R7-372T-54TM NX.G8SAA.003
Better Value
ThinkPad T Series T540p (20BE00BTUS) N82E16834601660
Product nameHP EliteBook 850 G3 (V1H16UT#ABA)Acer Aspire V Nitro VN7-591G-792UASUS K501LX-NB52Acer Aspire R 13 R7-372T-54TMThinkPad T Series T540p (20BE00BTUS)
CPU Benchmark73better90worse7173better75
GPU Benchmark51better81better7951worse48
Value for Money42better93worse38better92better60
Popularity88better100worse78better98worse53
Ratingbetter63
Shopineer score65better94worse60better84worse62
Price$799.99better$799.00better$799.00$799.99better$799.00
Theoretical Price
(based on other laptops with similar specs)
$652.00$1193.00$603.00$1126.00$796.00
Operating SystemWindows 7 Professional 64-Bit (Windows 10 Pro downgrade)Windows 10 Home 64-BitWindows 8.1 64-BitWindows 10 Home 64-BitWindows 7 Professional Upgradable to Windows 8 Pro
BrandHPAcerASUSAcerThinkPad
Screen15.6"15.6"15.6"13.3"15.6"
Display TypeFull HDFull HDFull HD
Resolution1366 x 768better1920 x 1080better1920 x 1080better1920 x 10801366 x 768
LCD FeaturesSVA anti-glare slim LED-backlitLED backlightLED-backlit IPS displayMulti-touch screen, supporting 10-finger
TouchscreenNoNoNobetterYesNo
ProcessorIntel Core i5-6200U 2.3 GHzbetterIntel Core i7-4720HQ 2.6 GHzworseIntel Core i5-5200U 2.2 GHzIntel Core i5-6200U 2.3 GHzbetterIntel Core i5-4210M 2.6 GHz
Cores2better4222
Base Frequency2.3 GHzbetter2.6 GHzworse2.2 GHz2.3 GHzbetter2.6 GHz
Boost Frequency2.8 GHzbetter3.6 GHz2.8 GHz
Memory4 GBbetter8 GBbetter8 GBbetter8 GB4 GB
Max Memory Supported4 GBbetter16 GBbetter12 GBbetter16 GB
Memory SpeedDDR4 2133worseDDR3L 1600
HDD500 GBbetter1 TBbetter1 TB500 GB
HDD RPM7200 RPMworse5400 RPMworse5400 RPM7200 RPM
SSD128 GB256 GB
Optical DriveNoDVDRW
Webcam720p HD webcamHD Webcam (1280 x 720)VGA CameraHD webcam (1280 x 720)Yes
BatteryHP Long Life 3-cell, 46 WHr Li-ion3-cell Li-ion Battery (4450 mAh)48WHrs, 3S1P, 3-cell Li-ion Prismatic Battery4-cell Li-Ion (3220 mAh) Battery6-cell lithium ion
Battery Life13.25 hours3 hours5 hours9.5 hours7 hours
Graphics TypeIntegrated CardDedicated CardDedicated CardIntegrated CardIntegrated Card
Graphics CardIntel HD Graphics 520betterGeForce GTX 960MbetterNVIDIA Geforce GTX 950MIntel HD Graphics 520worseIntel HD Graphics 4600
Video Memory2 GB2 GB
CommunicationGigabit LAN and WLANGigabit LAN and WLAN
WLANIntel Dual Band Wireless-AC 8260 802.11a/b/g/n/ac (2x2) WiFi802.11ac Wireless LAN802.11ac Wireless LAN802.11ac WiFi featuring MU-MIMO technologyIntel Wireless-N 7260
ColorBlackDark BlueBlack
Weight4.1 lbs.worse5.29 lbs.worse4.4 lbs.better3.53 lbs.worse5.31 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 Wake211311
Anno 140412116
Anno 207056261912
Anno 2205201163
ArmA 211
Ashes of the Singularity745
Assassin's Creed Syndicate1198
Assassin's Creed Unity151064
AssassinĀ“s Creed III777
Battlefield 1301677
Battlefield 31614139
Battlefield 43325165
Battlefield Hardline4228105
BioShock Infinite4425216
Borderlands 225211717
Call of Duty 4 - Modern Warfare23113093
Call of Duty Infinite Warfare22204
Call of Juarez Benchmark51
Civilization 54713
Civilization VI19714
CoD Modern Warfare 2200756038
Company of Heroes 2211174
Counter-Strike Source65
Crysis - CPU Benchmark3127298
Crysis - GPU Benchmark3531329
Crysis 276483913
Crysis 32115115
Crysis Warhead22
Darksiders II3224
Dawn of War II - Chaos Rising86534121
Dead Space 330302822
Deus Ex Human Revolution814718
Deus Ex Mankind Divided137
Diablo III81534326
Dirt 3113634617
Dirt Rally72211312
Dirt Showdown17121010
Dishonored 21211
Dishonored32292727
Doom 3157
Doom211710
Dota 2 Reborn76482622
Dota 2493220
Evolve11866
F.E.A.R. 22391216734
F1 201198683719
F1 201232292521
F1 201345292517
F1 201455412414
FIFA 16443121
FIFA 176250287
Fallout 41497
Far Cry 21205825
Far Cry 31515115
Far Cry 4221686
Far Cry Primal15764
Farming Simulator 1782522112
Fifa 1144023316393
Fifa 1230817110556
Fifa 1359444173
Fifa 141941266870
Fifa 15503621
GRID 266463413
GTA IV - Grand Theft Auto854930
GTA V352875
Guild Wars 246157
Half Life 2 - Lost Coast Benchmark191
Hitman 201616144
Just Cause 218
Just Cause 311864
Left 4 Dead19075
Mad Max2199
Mafia 243332817
Mafia 386
Mass Effect 3302426
Max Payne 31111108
Metal Gear Solid V4428119
Metro 203365312010
Mirror's Edge Catalyst271461
Need for Speed 2016151411
Need for Speed Shift69454934
No Man's Sky114
Overwatch352515
Quake 462
Rainbow Six Siege3220129
Resident Evil 5314633
Rise of the Tomb Raider151052
Risen102483422
Saints Row IV121089
SimCity12722188
Sims 33736547
Sims 4165472213
Sleeping Dogs2216145
Star Wars Battlefront281682
StarCraft 2118493221
Supreme Commander - FA Bench58464429
The Crew2619106
The Division201154
The Elder Scrolls Online45322111
The Evil Within18129
The Secret World3834259
The Witcher 312743
Thief2515126
Titanfall 2332496
Titanfall49301612
Tomb Raider68352311
Torchlight 2846237
Trackmania Nations Forever1083025
Watch Dogs 21612
Watch Dogs191375
World in Conflict - Benchmark175734220
World of Tanks v867262111
World of Warcraft94942512
World of Warships70462216
X-Plane 10.25401376
XCOM 216632