The HP EliteBook 1040 G3 is the next generation of this professional ultrabook with 14-inch screen. Although not as thin and light as the HP EliteBook Folio profile, this model leaves a weight below the kilo and a half and a fineness around 16 mm (depending on the selected configuration). In its bowels we find one of the latest Intel Core i7 or Intel Core i5 processors and up to 16GB of RAM. In addition, users can choose between a non-touch Full HD screen or touch or not touch screen that rises to the QHD resolution of 2,560 x 1,440 pixels. The HP EliteBook 1040 G3 reach the Spanish market this month of January at a starting price of about 1,090 euros. We tell you the details.
The US company returns to make a strong commitment to the professional market with several models geared to mobility. HP EliteBook G3 1040 is designed for users who want a slightly larger 14-inch screen, and allowing for more power in the bowels of the laptop, without relinquishing a slim and easy to handle design Model. Within the screen, you can choose between a traditional panel with full HD resolution of 1,920 x 1,080 pixels without touch functionality or a more powerful with QHD resolution of 2,560 x 1,440 pixels can be found both touch and non touch panel version.
HP EliteBook 1040 G3
As mentioned, this model maintains a very competitive design lines. The HP EliteBook 1040 G3 part of a weight of 1.43 kilos, a competitive figure for a notebook of this size. It also has a thickness of only 1.58 centimeters if we choose the model without touchscreen or 1.67 centimeters in the case of choosing the touch version. In the field of power, users can choose from a range of Intel Core i5 or Intel Core i7 processor generation. The most powerful is the configuration that includes an Intel Core i7-6600U dual-core chip, with a power of 2.6 GHz per core. Thanks to the embedded Intel technologies, this speed can be up to 3.4 GHz and work like we have four physical cores.
Along with this chip you can incorporate a maximum RAM up to 16 GB. This flexibility is also found in the field of internal storage, with the option of using an internal memory of type M.2 PCIe SSD with 256 GB capacity. Inside connections, this model features three USB 3.0 ports and a USB 3.1 port of type C. This connector is called to become the benchmark in the near future both laptops and tablets or phones, and allows transfer speeds of the twice as fast as USB 3.0 full-size. HDMI port is also included.
Users who want a higher yield can buy this notebook with a 4G module to connect to these high-speed networks with up to 150 Mbps downstream. Finally, it is noteworthy to include a TPM chip to provide extra security at the hardware level. The HP EliteBook 1040 G3 hit the market this month of January for a price of about 1,090 euros.