The HP ProBook 450 G4 is a new offering in HP’s ProBook range of laptops targeted at business users. Built for productivity, the laptop features rugged design and latest-generation Intel processors as well as optional FHD display and discrete graphics.
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Design and Display
If you are a professional who is always on the road, the HP ProBook 450 G4 might just be what you need. HP ProBook 450 G4 offers you military-level ruggedness with MIL-STD 810G certification. It features an aluminium reinforced keyboard and a pleasant asteroid silver design.
The thickness and weight start at about 24 mm and 2 kg respectively. The laptop is fitted with a large 15.6-inch LED-backlit display with a standard resolution of 1,366 x 768 pixels – there is also an optional 1,080p display for sharper images.
If you are the type that likes touchscreen, it may interest you to know that there is also a model with an HD touch display.
Business laptops are expected to pack enough punch needed to drive productivity. The HP ProBook 450 G4 doesn’t appear to be lacking in that regard. It is driven by a 7th-generation Intel (Kaby Lake) processor – up to Core i7 which delivers speeds of up to 3.5 GHz with Turbo Boost technology.
You can expect superb performance from this machine, especially when you also consider that it comes with up to 16 GB of DDR4 RAM. Graphics is handled by integrated Intel HD Graphics 620, but you can also get a unit with NVIDIA GeForce 930MX discrete graphics for higher graphics processing power.
You can boost the performance of this Windows 10 laptop by purchasing a unit equipped with a zippy solid-state drive (capacity of up to 256), or dual SSD with twice the maximum capacity.
But if you’d rather stick with a hard drive, you can get one with a massive capacity of up to 2 TB. HP says you can expect battery life of more than 14 hours on a unit with an SSD or up to 12 hours on one with a hard drive.
The HP ProBook 450 G4 comes with a range of business, security and manageability software, including HP BIOSphere, HP Touchpoint Manager, Trusted Platform Module (TPM) 2.0 and HP Hotkey support.
HP ProBook 450 G4 offers you a fingerprint reader, dual stereo speakers and an optional webcam. Four USB ports (including USB 3.0 and USB Type-C) and an HDMI port are part of available interfaces.
Pricing and availability
HP ProBook 450 G4 affordable laptops are available on Jumia Kenya, it is still being expected in Nigeria and Ghana. The HP ProBook 450 G4 price in Nigeria is expected to start at around 90,000 Naira, depending on your location and the configuration of the laptop.
Price in Ghana is expected to start at around GH₵ 1125. HP ProBook 450 G5 price in Kenya starts at 26,999 KSh.
HP ProBook 450 G4 Specs
Here are a few specs of the HP ProBook 450 G4 Notebook:
- OS: Windows 10, Windows 10 Pro, FreeDOS 2.0)
- Processor: 7th Generation Intel Core i3, Core i5, or Core i7 Processor
- GPU: Intel HD Graphics 620, NVIDIA GeForce 930MX Discreet Graphics
- Memory: up to 16GB RAM
- Colours: Silver
- Dimension: 38.20 x 26.30 x 2.44 cm (Non-Touch), 38.22 x 26.35 x 2.61 cm (Touch)
- Weight: starting at 2.04 kg
Display & Keyboard
- Display: 15.6-inch back-lit LED Display, 1366 x 768 pixels or 1920 x 1080 pixels, anti-glare (Touch and Non-Touch options)
- Keyboard: Full-sized Spill Resistant keyboard with numeric keypad
- Pointing Device: Clickpad with mutitouch gestures, taps enabled as default, 3 finger flick
- Built-in Storage: 500GB, up to 2TB HDD, up to 512GB SDD
- Optical Storage: DVD Writer (Optional)
- Bundled Cloud Storage: –
Ports & Connectivity
- Webcam: Yes, 720p HD Webcam
- USB 3.0: Yes, 2 ports (One standard port and one USB Type C Port)
- USB 2.0: Yes, 1 ports
- HDMI: 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/ac, Dual-Band, Miracast
- Bluetooth: Yes, Bluetooth 4.2 (optional)
- Broadband: Yes, 4G LTE (optional)
- HP Fingerprint Reader
- Integrated Stereo speakers
- HP Security Manager
- Windows Recovery Manager
- Battery: HP 3-cell, 48 WHr Li-ion Battery
- Use Time: up to 14 hours, 15 minutes