HP Elitebook 840 G7 is a powerful, lightweight, and durable notebook launched alongside the HP EliteBook 830 G7. It is designed with both performance and long battery life for business users. Equipped with powerful 10th generation Intel Core processors, backed up by an Intel UHD Graphics coupled with up to 64 GB RAM and 1TB PCIe NVMe TLC SSD, this laptop can easily handle web browsing and other common business tasks.
This elegant 14-inches laptop also comes with dual stereo speakers, a spill-resistant keyboard, lots of interface ports, a big battery with fast wireless technology, and powerful security features.
HP EliteBook 840 G7 Key Features and Specs
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- 10th generation Intel Core processors (Intel Core i5-10210U – Intel Core i7-10810U)
- Intel UHD Graphics
- Windows 10 Home or Windows 10 Pro
- 14-inch 1920 x 1080 FHD LED IPS Display (Touch or Non-Touch)
- 4GB – 64GB RAM
- 128GB – 1TB SDD
- Dual Point Backlit spill-resistant Premium HP Sure View privacy Keyboard
- Intel® AX201 Wi-Fi 6 (2×2) and Bluetooth® 5
- Fingerprint Reader (Optional)
- Bang & Olufsen, dual stereo speakers, 3 multi-array microphones.
- 3 Cell, 53 WHr Long Life Battery
- Up to 19 hours Battery Life
HP Elitebook 840 G7 is the perfect business-class laptop with better performance for high efficiency and above all with a premium design that can withstand any harsh environment and numerous business tasks.
This laptop is similar to its predecessors with a body entirely made out of aluminum material and weighs 2.95 lb while measuring a dimension of 12.74 x 8.45 x 0.7 inch.
The HP Elitebook 840 G7 is not only thin and light-weighted, it is also strong and durable with flagship finishing.
Furthermore, one of the notable changes on this laptop compare to its predecessor is the inward angled shape the display lid and the keyboard deck has taken. This small changes makes it easier to open the lid, and the deck edge is much more comfortable.
When opened, the lid host a clear 14-inch screen with bezels, which are a lot thinner than last year. The top bezel houses the IR face recognition system while the bottom bezel host the company’s logo.
On the lower chassis, we see a keyboard that appears to be very similar to that of the EliteBook x360 1040, with the same smallish and quiet rubber-domed keys and island design.
However, it has a longkey travel all thanks to the small key which allows for enough room to space the keys, so as to give a very good typing experience.
In the middle of the HP 840 G7 keyboard, there is a nipple mouse pointer, which is paired with two dedicated buttons, placed just above the touchpad.
Furthermore, on the far end at the right there sits the Home, PgUp, PgDn, and End keys in a column and fingerprint reader located beneath the “Right” Arrow key. There is also a power button/key to the left of the Delete key.
Below the keyboard is also a glass precision touchpad, which is smooth, and functional.
Above all for interface connection, HP Elitebook 840 G7 comes with two USB Type-A 3.2 (Gen. 1) ports, an audio jack, and an optional Smart Card reader on the right. And on the right, there is also a charging plug, an HDMI connector, and two Thunderbolt 3 ports both of which can be used for charging.
HP Elitebook 840 G7 is a 14-inch diagonal Anti-glare Full HD LED display with a resolution of 1920 x 1080 and an has 85% screen-to-body ratio.
This laptop is available in various model with a brightness between 1000 nits, 400 nits, and 250 nits for the base model. There is also a touchscreen and non touch screen model, but all model feature an image aspect ratio of 16:9, hence resulting into a bigger view of picture.
Furthermore, this laptop sports up to 97% sRGB, hence, offering vibrant colors, and brightness to make up for an excellent display for gamer, and other users.
Hp offers varieties of performance option so as to give uses choices to choose from. The HP EliteBook 840 G7 is powered by 10th generation Intel Core processors ranging from core i5 to i7.
The base configuration offers an Intel Core i5-10210U processor clocking at 1.6 GHz – 4.2 GHz with Turbo Boost and has 6 MB cache with 4 core. There is also a Core i5-10310U vPro CPU that clocks at 1.7 GHz base and 4.4 GHz turbo boost with the same core and thread as the first model.
For the core i7 model, there are 4 options which can be divided into two due to there similarities.
The Core i7-10510U and Core i7-10610U vPro processor has 1.8 GHz up to 4.9 GHz Turbo Boost clock speed with 8 MB cache and 4 cores.
The Intel® Core i7-10710U processor clocks at 1.1 GHz, up to 4.7 GHz with Turbo Boost, 12 MB cache, 6 core. And finally, the premuim model Intel Core i7-10810U with vPro has six cores, 12 threads, and base and turbo clock speeds of 1.1GHz and 4.9GHz respectively.
In addition, all CPU option is backed up by the Intel UHD Graphics card which can easily handle web browsing and other common business tasks.
This laptop also has different RAM and SSD storege. It offers between 4GB to 64GB of DDR4 2666 memory and between 128GB and 1TB of solid-state storage.
The HP Elitebook 840 G7 run on Windows 10 Pro (64-bit) or the Windows 10 Home Single Language 64-bit operating system out-of-the-box.
Above all, the HP EliteBook 840 G7 Laptop includes a 65W AC adapter and an HP Long Life 3-cell / 53Wh lithium-ion polymer battery that supports fast charging of up to 50% in 30 minutes and lasts for up to 23 hours before recharging is required.
This laptop comes with security features, like HP’s Sure Sense protection, which uses deep learning AI to provide protection against advanced malware. There is also HP Client, a self-healing BIOS, HP Sure Start, HP DriveLock and Automatic DriveLock.
HP EliteBook 840’s camera has an exceptionally wide field of view at about 86 degrees with a privacy shutter, to ensure your privacy is kept private.
It also supports Windows Hello-based authentication via facial recognition and a fingerprint reader, although this feature is optional, depending on the model you buy. And there are two top-firing stereo speakers plus 2 front-facing microphones and one rear-facing microphone.
For wireless connection, HP EliteBook 840 G7 also has 802.11ax Wi-Fi (Wi-Fi 6) and Bluetooth 5. There is also an optional NFC sensor for transferring data to and from Android devices.
According to HP, the EliteBook 840 body and keyboard keys have been sanitizer hardened so that they can withstand 1,000 disinfection cycles with normal household wipes. This protection is also useful for normal fade and stain protection against such common enemies as alcohol, crayons, ink, and lipstick, too.
HP EliteBook 840 G7 Price and Availability
HP EliteBook 840 G7 has a starting price of $1239.48, depending on configuration of the laptop.
It is available on HP official store and other third-party e-commerce platforms like Amazon.
HP EliteBook 840 G7 Specs
Here are a few specs of the HP EliteBook 840 G7 Notebook:
- OS: Windows 10 Home, Windows 10 Pro 64-Bit, FreeDOS
- Processor: 10th generation Intel Core processors (Intel Core i5-10210U – Intel Core i7-10810U)
- GPU: Integrated Intel UHD Graphics card
- Memory: 4 GB, 8 GB, 16 GB, 32 GB, 64 GB RAM
- Colours: Silver
- Dimension: 12.74 x 8.45 x 0.7 in (non-touch); 12.74 x 8.45 x 0.75 in (touch)
- Weight: Starting at 2.95 lb (non-touch); Starting at 3.21 lb (touch)
Display & Keyboard
- Display: Up to 14-inch diagonal FHD LED UWVA Anti-Glare Privacy Screen (1920×1080), 1000 nits
- Keyboard: Dual Point Backlit spill-resistant Premium HP Sure View privacy KeyboardDual Point Backlit spill-resistant Premium HP Sure View privacy Keyboard
- Pointing Device: Clickpad with multi-touch gesture support
- Built-in Storage: Up to 1 TB PCIe NVMe TLC SSD
- Optical Storage: –
- Bundled Cloud Storage: –
Ports & Connectivity
- Webcam: Integrated HD 720p Infrared (IR) DualAryMic Webcam
- USB Ports: 2 x USB 3.1 Gen 1; 1 x USB 3.1 Type-C Gen 1 (Power delivery, with Thunderbolt)
- HDMI: Yes
- Thunderbolt Ports: Yes
- DisplayPort: –
- VGA: –
- Ethernet (RJ-45): Yes
- SD Slot: Yes
- Mic/Headphone: Yes
- WLAN: Intel® AX201 Wi-Fi 6 (2×2)
- Bluetooth: Yes, Bluetooth 5 Combo, (vPro) optional
- NFC: Yes
- Docking Connector: –
- Mobile Broadband: –
- Fingerprint reader (select models)
- HP USB-C to RJ45 Adapter
- HP Image Assistant
- ENERGY STAR Qualified Configuration
- HP Hotkey Support
- HP Noise Cancellation Software
- Master Boot Record Security
- HP Support Assistant
- HP Sure Sense
- Hall sensor
- Bang & Olufsen, dual stereo speakers
- Battery: HP Long Life 3-cell, 53 Wh Li-ion Battery
- Use Time: Up to 19 hours