HP EliteBook 840 G4 is one of the EliteBook models that were recently upgraded for the best of performance and user experience. The 14-inch notebook, which is aimed at corporate users, now offers seventh-generation Intel Core processors and a refreshed Sure Start platform.
Where to Buy HP EliteBook 840 G4
HP EliteBook 840 G4 Key Features and Specs
- 7th Generation Intel Core i3, Core i5, or Core i7 Processor
- Intel HD Graphics 620
- Windows 10 Pro
- 14-inch LED Display (Touch or Non-Touch)
- 4GB, 8GB, 16GB RAM (up to 32GB RAM in two slots)
- 500GB HDD (7200 rpm), 1TB HDD (5200rpm), up to 512GB SDD
- Optional Built-in Broadband (4G LTE or 3G HSPA+)
- Up to 15 hours 15 minutes Battery Life
Design and Display
The machine still rocks that solid construction you would expect to see in one intended for business users. It is fitted with a backlit HP Premium Keyboard with Durakeys and spill protection.
The HP EliteBook 840 G4 has a multi-functional touchpad with tap and gesture support. The thickness comes in at just under 0.75 inches. The 14-incher sports a LED-backlit, Full HD display with Corning Gorilla Glass 4 protection.
Some models of the HP EliteBook 840 G4 will offer 1366 x 768 or 2560 x 1440. The business laptop will also touch or non-touch display depending on configuration.
Performance is an area one would ordinarily expect to see improvement in a refreshed business notebook. You are not likely to be disappointed in that regard then when talking about the HP EliteBook 840 G4.
You will be able to get a unit configured with up to 7th generation Intel Core i7 CPU. The standard RAM capacity is 8 GB, but you can get models with as high as 32GB RAM.
Graphics is handled by a capable integrated Intel HD Graphics 620 so you can expect decent graphics. Buyers can enjoy more efficient performance with zippy solid state drives (up to 512GB), though hard drive options are also available (up to 1TB). The Battery life of the HP EliteBook 840 G4 is rated at more than 15 hours for the SDD models.
If you choose an HP EliteBook 840 G4 with HDD, the battery life goes down to about 12 hours, which is still impressive.
Other Specs and Features
The laptop will be equipped with Windows 10 Pro operating system from factory. Available ports and interfaces include two USB 3.1 Gen 1 ports, a USB Type-C port, a DisplayPort 1.2, and a VGA port.
The HP EliteBook 840 G4 supports SD, SDHC and SDXC cards for expansion. It also appears to have a SIM slot and supports 3G or 4G data. For wireless connection, there is dual band Wi-Fi 802.11 a/b/g/n/ac and Bluetooth 4.2.
You may expect the Windows 10 machine to deliver immersive sound due to its dual stereo speakers. Audio is tuned by Bang & Olufsen. The laptop features integrated dual-array microphone with HP Noise Cancellation. There is also HP Audio Boost. Buyers also enjoy robust protection against BIOS attacks and malware threats with a refreshed HP Sure Start.
Pricing and availability
HP EliteBook 840 G4 laptops are not yet available Nigeria, Kenya, and Ghana. The HP EliteBook 840 G4 price in Nigeria is expected to start at around 495,000 Naira, depending on your location and the configuration of the laptop.
Price in Ghana is expected to start at around GH₵ 6200. HP EliteBook 840 G4 price in Kenya starts at 165,999 KSh.
HP EliteBook 840 G4 Specs
Here are a few specs of the HP EliteBook 840 G4 Notebook:
- OS: Windows 10, Windows 10 Pro
- Processor: 7th Generation Intel Core i3, Core i5, or Core i7 Processor
- GPU: Intel HD Graphics 620
- Memory: 4GB RAM, 8GB RAM, 16GB RAM (up to 32GB)
- Colours: Silver
- Dimension: 33.8 x 23.7 x 1.89 cm
- Weight: starting at 1.48 kg
Display & Keyboard
- Display: 14-inch back-lit LED Non-Touch Display (1366 x 768 pixels or 2560 x 1440 pixels) or 1920 x 1080 pixels, anti-glare (Touch and Non-Touch options)
- Keyboard: Full-sized Spill Resistant keyboard
- Pointing Device: Glass TouchPad
- Built-in Storage: 500GB (7200 rpm), up to 1TB HDD, up to 512GB SDD
- Optical Storage: –
- Bundled Cloud Storage: –
Ports & Connectivity
- Webcam: Yes, 720p HD Webcam (optional)
- USB Ports: Yes, 2 USB 3.1 ports and one USB Type C Port
- DisplayPort: Yes, 1 port (v1.2)
- VGA: Yes, 1 port
- Ethernet (RJ-45): Yes, 1 port
- SD Slot: Yes, 1 slot
- Mic/Headphone: Yes
- NFC: Yes (Optional)
- WLAN: Yes, Wi-Fi 802.11 a/b/g/n/ac, Dual-Band, Miracast
- Bluetooth: Yes, Bluetooth 4.2
- Broadband: Yes, 4G LTE (optional)
- Audio by Bang & Olufsen
- 2 Premium Stereo Speakers
- HP Fingerprint Reader (Optional)
- Integrated Stereo speakers
- HP Security Manager
- Windows Recovery Manager
- Battery: HP Long Life 3-cell, 51 WHr Li-ion polymer (Supports HP Fast Charging with 65W AC Adapter)
- Use Time: up to 15 hours, 15 minutes (depends on configuration)