HP ProBook 11 EE G1 is an education notebook with emphasis on seamless mobility and superior durability. It is designed with students in mind and is well set up to handle classroom use.
Design and Screen
The HP ProBook 11 EE G1 is a strongly built and rugged computer, designed to handle bangs and bumps very well. Its reinforced body can easily withstand a drop from a height of up to 70 centimetres.
The Windows computer is relatively slim at a thickness of just one inch, and a starting weight of slightly over 1.5 kilograms should make it easy to move about. Sporting an island style, its full-sized keyboard is spill-resistant with a rating of IP41.
HP ProBook 11 EE G1 notebook is fitted with an HD, WLED display that measures 11.6 inches diagonally and has optional capacitive touch or anti-glare.
Power and Performance
Users will enjoy the benefits of the models with 5th-generation Intel Core i3 processor. Available processors on the HP ProBook 11 EE G1 include Intel Core i3, Intel Pentium and Intel Celeron processors with Intel HD Graphics.
The computer has 1 SODIMM memory slot with the maximum memory being 8GB of DDR3L RAM, though actual models will offer 2GB or 4GB of RAM. HP ProBook 11 EE G1 comes with a 3-cell, 36WHr Lithium-Ion battery, but with extra money you can have a notebook model with a more powerful 6-cell, 64 WHr Lithium-Ion battery.
Available operating system options include Windows 8.1 Pro for Education, Windows 8.1 Pro and Windows 7 Professional (all 64-bit versions) as well as FreeDOS 2.0.
Extra Specs and Features
In terms of internal storage, HP ProBook 11 EE G1 comes with a SATA hard drive having up to 500GB capacity and spinning at 5400 rpm. You may opt to a version with 120GB up to 180GB M.2 SSD 4 instead.
The notebook is equipped to deliver quality audio with DTS Studio Sound, dual stereo speakers and a digital microphone with noise suppression and echo cancellation. It comes loaded with HP School Pack software suite to make learning and collaboration seamless.
HP ProBook 11 EE G1, which features a TrueVision HD webcam, boasts a generous supply of interfaces, including three USB 3.0 ports, an HDMI port and a multi-format digital media reader.
Pricing and availability
HP ProBook 11 EE G1 laptop is not yet available in Nigeria. HP ProBook 11 EE G1 price in Nigeria is expected to start at around N50,000, depending on your location and the configuration of the laptop.
HP ProBook 11 EE G1 Specs
Here are a few specs of the HP ProBook 11 EE G1 Notebook:
- OS: Windows 8.1 Pro for Education, Windows 8.1 Pro, Windows 7, FreeDOS
- Processor: 5th Gen Intel Core i3 Processor or Intel Celeron or Intel Pentium Processor
- GPU: Intel HD Graphics
- Memory: 2GB RAM or 4GB RAM, supports up to 8GB of RAM)
- Colours: Grey
- Dimension: 30.18 x 22.74 x 2.54 cm
- Weight: 1.59 kg
Display & Keyboard
- Display: 11.6-inch WLED Display, 1366 x 768 pixels (anti-glare) (also available in touchscreen)
- Keyboard: Full sizeed island-style keyboard (Spill Resistant)
- Pointing Device: Touchpad with on/off button, taps enabled as default, support multi gestures, two-finger scroll, pinch/zoom, edge swipe
- Built-in Storage: 128GB to 180GB solid state drive or 320GB to 500GB hard drive
- Optical Storage: No
- Bundled Cloud Storage: –
Ports & Connectivity
- Webcam: Yes, HD Webcam
- USB 3.0: Yes, 3 port
- USB 2.0: No
- HDMI: Yes, 1 port
- DisplayPort: No
- VGA: Yes, Yes, 1 port
- Ethernet (RJ-45): Yes, 1 port
- SD Slot: Yes, 1 slot
- Mic/Headphone: Yes
- WLAN: Yes, Wi-Fi 802.11 a/b/g/n/ac, dual-band
- Bluetooth: Yes, Bluetooth 4.0
- Mobile Broadband: Yes, HSPA+
- DTS Sound+ Dual stereo speakers
- TPM 1.2 Embedded Security Chip
- HP MyRoom
- HP MyLife eLearning
- HP Connection Manager
- HP GPS and Location
- HP School Pack
- Battery: 3-cell, 37 WHr or 6-cell, 64 WHr Li-Po Battery
- Use Time: up to 8 hours