HP continues to expand its family of ultralight notebook computers for those who need to carry the office with them anywhere. The HP EliteBook 820 G2 , weigh less than a kilo and a half. All models are equipped with a 16: 9 aspect screen with a diagonal of 12.5 inches (31.75 centimeters). They are available with the ordinary screen or with the touch screen . In all cases they are LCD screens with LED backlighting . They are coated with glass Corning Gorilla Glass 3. The simpler a resolution of 1,366 by 768 pixels . Then there are those that are Full HD(1,920 by 1,080 pixels) in both the touch and normal versions. Either way, the integrated graphics card is an Intel HD Graphics 5500 .
The corners of the housing are rounded. The design is sober and elegant, designed to withstand daily use. They are finished in black on the outer faces, and inside they are silver, although with a black frame bordering the screen. All these machines are designed to provide high productivity . They are powerful equipment, at the same time light. The pre-installed operating system is usually Windows 8.1 , although the manufacturer offers other possibilities. The processors belong to the 5th generation Intel Core range . They support a maximum of 16 GB of RAM of type DDR3L to 1,600 MHz, in two modules.
The storage possibilities go through hard drives with various capacities and rotation speeds, between 320 and 500 GB or even up to 1 TB. Solid state drives ( SSDs ) of various types and capacities ranging from 128 to 256 GB can also be chosen . This is completed with a slot for SD, SDHC and SDXC memory cards . They incorporate a 720p HD webcam and the audio system supports two-channel surround sound ( DTS Studio Sound ). There are two built-in microphones and two stereo speakers. By the way, the keyboardqwerty is splash resistant; you can choose as an option that it is backlit. The touchpad (touch panel) is made of glass with a chemically treated surface, and it supports various gestures performed with two fingers.
It has Ethernet and Wi-Fi . It also includes a DisplayPort 1.2 , a VGA input , three USB 3.0 ports (one of them with recharging capacity), and a combined connection for headphone output and external microphone input. As an optional accessory to expand connectivity, the manufacturer offers an HP UltraSlim Docking Station . These machines include a feature called HP Sure Start, which detects if the bios is corrupt and, if so, repairs it. It also includes other protection and security tools. Finally, the team measures 310 centimeters wide by 215 deep and 21 millimeters thick. The weight for configurationswith touch screen starts at 1.58 kilos , while non-touch screens start at 1.34 kilos.