HP ZBook 15 G3 (V2W05UT#ABA)

HP ZBook 15 G3 (V2W05UT#ABA)


Intel Core i7-6700HQ 2.6 GHz, 15.6", 1920 x 1080, 8 GB RAM, 500 GB HDD, Intel HD Graphics 530, Windows 7 Professional 64-Bit (available through downgrade rights from Windows 10 Pro 64-Bit), 5.7 lbs.
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Price from $1347.69 (for a new one, see 2 offers below)

Benchmarks / ratings

CPU Benchmark:86
GPU Benchmark:
Popularity score:80


  • Very fast processor suitable for the most demanding tasks.
  • Good value for the money (but even better alternatives exist, see below)
Shopineer score:75/ 100

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Product nameHP ZBook 15 G3 (V2W05UT#ABA)HP ZBook 15 G3 (V2W05UT#ABA)HP ProBook 455 G4 (Z1Z78UT#ABA)HP ProBook 650 G2 (V1P79UT#ABA)ASUS K Series K550
CPU Benchmark86better92worse70worse7386
GPU Benchmarkbetter48better76
Value for Money63better90better67worse50better92
Shopineer score75better88worse72worse66better87
Operating SystemWindows 7 Professional 64-Bit (available through downgrade rightWindows 10 Pro 64-Bit with Windows 7 professional 64-BitWindows 10 Pro 64-BitWindows 7 Professional 64-Bit with Windows 10 Pro 64-Bit LicenseWindows 10 Professional 64Bit
Display TypeFull HDFull HDFull HD
Resolution1920 x 10801920 x 1080worse1366 x 7681920 x 10801920 x 1080
LCD FeaturesLED backlightLED backlight, Anti-GlareLED backlightLED FHD SVA Anti-GlareLED backlight
ProcessorIntel Core i7-6700HQ 2.6 GHzbetterIntel Core i7-6700 3.4 GHzworseAMD A10-9600P 2.4 GHzworseIntel Core i5-6300U 2.4 GHzIntel Quad-Core i7-6700HQ
Base Frequency2.6 GHzbetter3.4 GHzworse2.4 GHzworse2.4 GHz2.6 GHz
Boost Frequency3.5 GHz3.5 GHz
Memory8 GB8 GB8 GB8 GB8 GB
Max Memory Supported8 GB16 GB
Memory SpeedDDR4 2133DDR4 2133DDR4 2133DDR4 2133DDR4 2133
HDD500 GB500 GB500 GB500 GB
HDD RPM7200 RPM7200 RPM7200 RPM7200 RPM
Optical DriveDVD+/-RW SuperMulti DLDVD Super MultiDVD-RW
Webcam720p HD webcamYes720p HD webcam720p HD WebcamYes
BatteryHP Long Life 9-cell 90 Wh Li-ion polymer9-cellHP 3-Cell 48 WHr Long Life Prismatic Battery48WHrs, 4S1P, 4-cell Li-ion Battery Pack
Battery Life
Graphics TypeIntegrated CardIntegrated CardIntegrated CardIntegrated CardDedicated Card
Graphics CardIntel HD Graphics 530Intel HD Graphics 530AMD Radeon R5 SeriesbetterIntel HD Graphics 520betterNVIDIA GeForce GTX 950M
Video Memory
CommunicationGigabit LAN and WLANGigabit LAN and WLAN
WLANIntel 8260 ac 2x2802.11b/g/n Wireless LANIntel 8260 802.11 a/b/g/n (2x2)802.11ac Wireless LAN
ColorAluminumDark Gray
Weight5.7 lbs.worse5.71 lbs.better4.58 lbs.better5.1 lbs.better5.4 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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