HP EliteBook 755 G2 is a notebook worthy of consideration for those who desire one that can deliver acceptably good performance for both work and play. The AMD-powered laptop is relatively lightweight for the category it belongs and engineered for professional-level performance to get the job done effectively every time.
Design and Display
As is commonly the case with notebooks in the EliteBook range, the HP EliteBook 755 G2 sports a well-built chassis with brushed aluminium. It is stylishly designed with a soft matte finish and comes in at a thickness of just about 21.5mm.
HP EliteBook 755 G2 comes with a full-sized, spill-resistant keyboard with drain. The laptop, whose weight starts at 2 kg, is suitable for rugged use having passed through its maker’s Total Test Process and been engineered to pass military-level MIL-STD 810G testing.
HP EliteBook 755 G2 is fitted with a large 15.6-inch anti-glare display with HD (1366×768-pixel) or Full HD (1920×1080-pixel) resolution. There is also a configuration with a Full HD touch display.
Hardware and Software
HP EliteBook 755 G2 is equipped with a dual-core or quad-core AMD Accelerated Processing Unit (APU). The energy-efficient APU is designed to provide fast booting speed and an impressive performance level that gets job done with relative ease.
Graphics is taken care of by an APU-specific AMD Radeon Graphics processor, while up to 16 GB of DDR3L RAM is supported. There is room for choices in terms of operating system the laptop will run on, with Windows 8.1 (64-bit), Windows 7 Professional (64-bit) and FreeDOS 2.0 available.
More Specs and Features
Storage is handled by an HDD, SSD or SED drive of capacity between 320GB and 500GB. HP EliteBook 755 G2 has three USB 3.0 ports, one DisplayPort 1.2 and one side docking connector, amongst others.
It also features two onboard stereo speakers, HD Audio with DTS Studio Sound, Bluetooth 4.0 and Wi-Fi (both single and dual band). Security features on the HP EliteBook 755 G2 include TPM Embedded Security Chip 1.2, Absolute Data Protect, HP Trust Circles, HP Client Security, integrated smart card reader and an optional fingerprint reader.
Pricing and availability
HP EliteBook 755 G2 Notebooks are not yet available in Nigeria. HP EliteBook 755 G2 price in Nigeria is expected to start at around N200,000, depending on your location and the configuration of the laptop.
HP EliteBook 755 G2 Specs
Here are a few specs of the HP EliteBook 755 G2 Notebook:
- OS: Windows 8.1 Pro (Windows 7 Pro optional)
- Processor: AMD Quad-Core Pro A10 Processor
- GPU: AMD Radeon Graphics
- Memory: 4GB, 8GB RAM, or 16GB RAM
- Colours: Charcoal Black
- Dimension: 33.9 x 23.7 x 2.1 cm
- Weight: 1.58 kg
Display & Keyboard
- Display: 15.6-inch back-lit LED Display, 1080 x 1920 pixels (Touch or Non-Touch), anti-glare
- Keyboard: Spill Resistant Full-sized Keyboard (Optional Backlit feature)
- Pointing Device: Touchpad
- Built-in Storage: 500GB, 1TB hard drive (SDD options)
- Optical Storage: No
- Bundled Cloud Storage: –
Ports & Connectivity
- Webcam: Yes, HD Webcam
- USB 3.0: Yes, 3 ports (including a charging port)
- USB 2.0: None
- HDMI: No
- DisplayPort: Yes, 1 Port
- VGA: 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
- Bluetooth: Yes, Bluetooth 4.0 (optional)
- Mobile Broadband: Yes (Optional 3G and LTE)
- NFC: No
- Docking Connector: Yes
- HP 3D Driveguard
- HP Recovery Manager
- Battery: 3-cell, 50 WHr HP Long Life, Li-Po Battery
- Use Time: –
- Secondary Battery: –