Built to deliver enterprise-grade performance, security, manageability, and flexible configuration options, the 14″ ProBook 640 G4 Laptop from HP is powered by a 1.6 GHz Intel Core i5-8250U Quad-Core processor and 8GB of 2400 MHz DDR4 RAM, allowing you to run multiple programs simultaneously and quickly access frequently used files and programs. When running more demanding programs or tasks, the processor can be boosted to achieve a speed of 3.4 GHz using Intel’s Turbo Boost technology.
The 14″ UWVA IPS Anti-Glare display features a Full HD 16:9 resolution of 1920 x 1080 for playback of your media content. Visuals are handled by the integrated Intel UHD Graphics 620 chipset, and you can output video to an external display using HDMI 1.4 and VGA outputs, as well as DisplayPort 1.2, which is supported via the USB Type-C output.
For storage of your files, this system comes with a 256GB NVMe PCIe M.2 SSD, with one 2.5″ / 7mm SATA III drive bay available for additional internal storage. If you want to add external storage, optical drives, mice, keyboards, printers, memory card readers, and more, the ProBook 640 G4 offers one USB 3.1 Gen 1 Type-C port, which also supports Power Delivery and DisplayPort, and three USB 3.1 Gen 1 Type-A ports, one of which doubles as a charging port. Built-in stereo speakers, dual microphones, and a 720p webcam with a privacy cover let you participate in video calls for work or with friends and family. Connect to the internet via dual-band 802.11ac Wi-Fi (2×2) or Gigabit Ethernet LAN for a more stable and reliable connection. Furthermore, to free up USB ports and reduce wire clutter, you can connect additional peripherals and devices using Bluetooth 4.2, while a built-in 3-in-1 media card reader supports microSD, microSDHC, and microSDXC formats.
The HP ProBook 640 G4 Laptop operates using an included Smart AC adapter that runs using 115-230 VAC at 47-63 Hz, a power cord, and a 3-cell / 48Wh lithium-ion Long Life Prismatic battery that will last for up to 14.5 hours before recharging is required. The installed operating system is Windows 10 Pro (64-bit).
- Quad-Core 8th-Gen Kaby Lake R Performance
- This HP notebook houses a 8th generation Kaby Lake R 1.6 GHz Intel Core i5-8250U Quad-Core processor. With a dedicated 6MB SmartCache and 8GB of 2400 MHz DDR4 SDRAM, you will be able to multi-task between applications quickly and efficiently.
- Up to 32GB RAM
- The current memory configuration is one 8GB module, with an additional 260-pin SO-DIMM slot available for upgrades. With both slots in use, this system supports 32GB of RAM, or 16GB per slot.
- 14″ Full HD UWVA IPS Anti-Glare Display
- The 14″ widescreen display of this HP notebook features LED backlighting, a 16:9 aspect ratio, and a 1920 x 1080 resolution. The anti-glare finish allows you to work in brightly lit environments, and there is also a typical contrast ratio of 600:1, a refresh rate of 60 Hz, a brightness of 220 cd/m2, viewing angles of 85/85/85/85°, and 45% sRGB coverage with a 6-bit + Hi FRC color depth.
- Stay Connected
- This HP notebook can connect to a home or public wireless network via dual-band 802.11ac (2×2) Wi-Fi. If you require a more reliable Internet connection, you can utilize the Gigabit Ethernet LAN jack. You can connect wirelessly to peripherals via Bluetooth 4.2.
- USB 3.1 Gen 1 Type-C & USB 3.1 Gen 1 Type-A
- The HP ProBook 640 G4 has one USB 3.1 Gen 1 Type-C port that supports Power Delivery and DisplayPort, plus three USB 3.1 Gen 1 Type-A ports, one of which supports device charging. These ports will allow you to connect peripherals such as hard drives, printers, and memory card readers. At 5 Gb/s, USB 3.1 Gen 1 transfers data up to 10 times faster than USB 2.0, which operates at 480 Mb/s. USB 3.1 Gen 1’s high-speed transfer rate helps to significantly reduce data transfer times, meaning you spend less time waiting and more time focusing on the task at hand.
- Multi-Format Secure Digital Card Reader
- The multi-format Secure Digital card reader supports microSD, microSDHC, and microSDXC cards.
- Passed MIL STD testing
- The ProBook 640 G4 is MIL-STD 810G certified.
- Keep your data secure with a Trusted Platform Module (TPM) chip, security lock slot, fingerprint scanner, and Smart Card reader.
Windows 10 Professional
- Start Menu
- After its hiatus in Windows 8, the Start Menu has returned. Utilizing a combination of the traditional menu system and Windows 8’s Live Tiles, the improved Start Menu gives you more information at a glance, showing notification information alongside your applications and other pinned items.
- Microsoft’s digital personal assistant, Cortana, can answer your questions with information gleaned from both your device and the Internet at large. You can type or even talk with her, if your system has a microphone. Using her Laptop, Cortana keeps track of your needs and wants, and she learns over time to improve her information-gathering skills.
- Microsoft Edge
- After nearly 20 years, Microsoft has finally replaced its Internet Explorer web browser. With Microsoft Edge, users can write directly on web pages and share notes with friends and colleagues. It also improves the online reading experience by adding a distraction-free mode and read-it-later functionality. Edge also has built-in Cortana integration; you can have her help you find a restaurant, make a reservation, and pull up directions without leaving your browser.
- Windows Store
- For Windows 10, Microsoft has unified the Windows Store. Now, apps for PCs, tablets, and phones will all be accessible from one place. And with support for Universal Apps, one version of an app can work across all your compatible devices automatically.
- Windows Continuum
- Windows 10 was designed for a variety of screen sizes and input styles, and with its Continuum feature, it automatically adapts to fit your needs. A Windows 10 tablet on its own requires a touch-centric approach, but attaching a mouse and keyboard will shift everything to a more traditional interface. You can even attach an external monitor to your Windows 10 phone for a near-desktop experience. But it’s not just the operating system; Windows Universal Apps take advantage of Continuum as well.
- Xbox on Windows 10
- Gaming is a big focus of Windows 10. Xbox integration allows for PC players to match up against Xbox One players on supported games, and if you have an Xbox One, you can even stream compatible titles to your PC. Native support for recording with the new Game DVR feature makes it easy to capture and share your gameplay. The new DirectX12 takes better advantage of multi-core processors, giving games a performance boost, even on older hardware. Windows 10 also features native support for virtual reality headsets, such as the Oculus Rift.
- Windows 10 Pro
- The Pro version of Windows 10 includes all of the features of Windows 10 Home plus many designed specifically for businesses users, including Hyper-V virtualization, BitLocker disk encryption, and remote desktop access. Devices will also be able to join domains and the Azure Active Directory, and they can even access a specialized version of the Windows Store featuring custom, company-specific applications.