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HP ProBook 640 G1


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For full specifications see the HP ProBook 640 G1 specifications page.

NameHP ProBook 640 G1
ProcessorIntel Core i7 processor
Intel Core i5 processor
Intel Core i3 processor
Screen14“ diagonal LED-backlit HD anti-glare (1366 x 768)
14” diagonal LED-backlit HD +anti-glare (1600 x 900)
14“ diagonal LED-backlit FHD UWA anti-glare (1920 x 1080)
RAMUp to 16GB
HDD1 TB 5400 rpm HDD
320/500 GB 5400 rpm HDD
500 GB 5400 rpm FIPS HDD
320/500/750 GB 7200 rpm HDD
500 GB 7200 rpm SED (Self Encrypting Drive)
6 Gb/s 128/180 GB SSD
Optical DriveBlu-ray ROM DVD+/-RW SuperMulti DL
DVD+/-RW SuperMulti DL
GraphicsIntel HD Graphics 4600
Optional AMD Radeon HD 8750M
NetworkIntel I218-LM Gigabit Network Connection (10/100/1000 NIC)
Atheros 802.11b/g/n (1×1)
Broadcom 802.11a/b/g/n (2×2)
Intel Centrino Advanced N-6205 802.11a/b/g/n (2×2)
Intel Centrino Advanced N-6235 802.11a/b/g/n
Intel Wireless N-7260 802.11a/b/g/n AC (2×2)

Linux Compatibility

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HDDNot Tested
Graphics ChipNot Tested
VGA OutNot Tested
Display PortNot Tested
Optical DriveNot Tested
SoundNot Tested
MicrophoneNot Tested
Headphone PortNot Tested
Microphone-In PortNot Tested
EthernetNot Tested
WirelessNot Tested
BluetoothNot Tested
WWANNot Tested
USBNot Tested
FirewireNot Tested
Card ReaderNot Tested
WebcamNot Tested
KeyboardNot Tested
TouchPadNot Tested
Docking StationNot Tested
Suspend/ResumeNot Tested


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