HP ProBook 470 G3 Notebook PC (ENERGY STAR)

HP ProBook 470 G3 Notebook PC (ENERGY STAR) W0S58UT#ABA

Description

Intel Core i7-6500U with Intel HD Graphics 520 (2.5 GHz, up to 3.1 GHz with Intel Turbo Boost Technology, 4 MB cache, 2 cores), 17.3", 1920 x 1080, 8 GB RAM, Intel HD Graphics 520, Windows 7 Professional 64 (available through downgrade rights from Windows
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Gaming Performance

Price from $889.99 (see 2 offers below)

Benchmarks / ratings

CPU Benchmark:76
GPU Benchmark:51
Popularity score:80

Verdict

  • Fast processor suitable for demanding tasks.
  • Low-Midrange graphics card, suitable for modern 3D games at low settings and resolutions.
  • Good value for the money (but even better alternatives exist, see below)
Shopineer score:81/ 100

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Product nameHP ProBook 470 G3 Notebook PC (ENERGY STAR)HP ProBook 450 G4 (Y9F98UT#ABA)HP ProBook 430 G4 Notebook PC (ENERGY STAR)DELL Inspiron 13 i7359-5984SLVLenovo IdeaPad Y700 (80NV002AUS)
CPU Benchmark76better81better8176better90
GPU Benchmark51better59better5951better81
Value for Money85worse79better93worse63better100
Popularity80better8980better93worse54
Ratingbetter62
Shopineer score81better83better86worse7681
Price$889.99$889.99better$889.33$889.99$889.99
Theoretical Price
(based on other laptops with similar specs)
$1116.00$1061.00$1358.00$914.00$1781.00
Operating SystemWindows 7 Professional 64 (available through downgrade rights frWindows 10 Pro 64-BitWindows 10 Pro 64Windows 10 Home 64-BitWindows 10 Home 64-Bit
BrandHPHPHPDELLLenovo
Screen17.3"15.6"13.3"13.3"15.6"
Display TypeFull HDFull HD
Resolution1920 x 10801920 x 1080worse1366 x 7681920 x 10801920 x 1080
LCD FeaturesAnti-glare LED-backlitIPS LCD with LED Backlight (Anti-Glare)
TouchscreenNoYesNo
ProcessorIntel Core i7-6500U with Intel HD Graphics 520 (2.5 GHz, up to 3betterIntel Core i7-7500U 2.7 GHzbetterIntel Core i7-7500U with Intel HD graphics 620 (2.7 GHz, up to 3Intel Core i7-6500U 2.5 GHzbetterIntel Core i7-6700HQ 2.6 GHz
Cores2222better4
Base Frequency2.7 GHz2.5 GHz2.6 GHz
Boost Frequency3.5 GHz
Memory8 GB8 GB8 GB8 GBbetter12 GB
Max Memory Supported16 GB
Memory SpeedDDR4 2133DDR3L 1600DDR4 2133
HDD500 GB500 GB
HDD RPM7200 RPM5400 RPM
SSD256 GB8 GB256 GB
Optical DriveDVD Super MultiExternal DVD+/-RW
Webcam720p HD webcamIntegrated Widescreen HD (720p) Webcam with Dual Digital MicrophYes
BatteryHP 3-cell, 48 Wh Long Life Li-ion43 WHr, 3-Cell Battery (integrated)4-cell, Embedded Lithium Polymer, 60 Wh
Battery Life8 hours5 hours
Graphics TypeIntegrated CardIntegrated CardDedicated Card
Graphics CardIntel HD Graphics 520betterIntel HD Graphics 620betterIntel HD Graphics 620Intel HD Graphics 520betterNVIDIA GeForce GTX 960M
Video Memory4 GB
CommunicationGigabit LAN and WLANGigabit LAN and WLAN
WLANIntel Dual Band Wireless-AN 7265 802.11a/b/g/n (2x2)Intel Dual Band Wireless-AC 3165802.11ac Wireless LAN
ColorAluminumSilverBlack
Weight5.75 lbs.better4.49 lbs.better3.28 lbs.better3.69 lbs.better5.72 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