Comparing HP 840 G6 vs 840 G7

HP 840 G6 vs 840 G7

HP 840 G6 vs 840 G7 – want to know the difference?

Announced in May 2020, the HP 840 G7 is part of the eleventh generation of EliteBook notebooks. But has it changed much since it’s predecessor came out in 2019?

The HP Elitebook 840 G6 and G7 are two of the most popular business laptops on the market. But what sets them apart? The G7 model offers an upgraded Intel processor, improved graphics, and a larger battery. Additionally, the G7 has a more modern design with smaller bezels and a larger touchpad. Both models feature a durable design, fingerprint reader for added security, and plenty of ports for connectivity. But for those looking for the latest technology and the best performance, the G7 is the clear choice. At Techno Systems, we offer a wide range of refurbished HP Elitebook laptops, including the G6 and G7 models, all at great prices. Visit us at www.technosystems.uk to find the perfect laptop for your business needs.

Check out the stats below, as we compare the two.

 

 

HP 840 G6 14″ Laptop

HP 840 G6 vs 840 G7

HP 840 G7 14″ Laptop

HP 840 G6 vs 840 G7
  840 G6 840 G7
Operating System Windows 10 Pro (64-Bit) Windows 10 Pro (64-Bit)
     
Performance:    
     
CPU 1.6 GHz Intel Core i5-8365U
Quad-Core (8th Gen)
1.6 GHz Intel Core i5-10310U
Quad-Core (10th Gen)
Maximum Boost Speed 4.1GHz 4.8GHz
L3 Cache 6MB 6MB
Memory Type 2400 MHz DDR4 2666 MHz DDR4
Total Installed Memory 8GB 8GB
Memory Configuration 1 x 8 GB (User-Replaceable) 1 x 8 GB (User-Replaceable)
Maximum Memory
Capacity
32GB 64GB
Memory Slot Type 260-Pin SO-DIMM 260-Pin SO-DIMM
Memory Slots 2 (1 available) 2 (1 available)
Graphics Type Integrated Integrated
GPU Intel UHD Graphics 620 Intel UHD Graphics
     
Display:    
     
Panel Type IPS-Type LCD N/A
Size 14″ 14″
Aspect Ratio 16:9 N/A
Resolution 1920 x 1080 1920 x 1080
Touchscreen No No
Finish Matte Glossy with anti-reflective coating
Maximum Brightness 1000 cd/m2 1000 cd/m2
Colour Gamut 72% NTSC 72% NTSC
Refresh Rate 60Hz 60Hz
Contrast Ratio 2000:1 1500:1
Viewing Angle (H x V) 170 x 170o 170 x 170o
     
Storage + Expansion    
     
SSD Slots 1 x M.2 2280 SATA / PCIe x4 (In Use) 1 x M.2 2280 SATA / PCIe x4 (In Use)
Total Installed Capacity 256GB 256GB
Solid State Storage 1 x 256 GB M.2 SATA 1 x 256 GB M.2 NVMe PCIe
Expansion Slots 1 x Smart Card 1 x Smart Card
Optical Drive None None
     
I/ O    
     
Ports 2 x USB Type-A (USB 3.1 / USB 3.2 Gen 1)
1 x Docking Connector
2 x USB Type-A (USB 3.1 / USB 3.2 Gen 1)
USB Type-C Ports 1 x Thunderbolt 3 2 x Thunderbolt 3 (Supports DisplayPort)
Display 1 x HDMI 1.4b 1 x HDMI 1.4b
Audio 1 x 1/8″ / 3.5 mm Headphone/Microphone Input/Output 1 x 1/8″ / 3.5 mm Headphone/Microphone Input/Output
Built-In Speakers 2 2
Built-In Microphones 3 3
Media/Memory Card Slot None N/A
     
Communications    
     
Ethernet 1 x RJ45 (Gigabit) None
Wi-Fi Wi-Fi 6 (802.11ax); Dual-Band (2.4 & 5 GHz) Wi-Fi 6 (802.11ax)
MU-MIMO Support 2 x 2 2 x 2
Bluetooth 5.0 5.0
GPS None None
NFC Yes Yes
Webcam User-Facing: 720p User-Facing: 0.9 MP (720p)
     
Battery    
     
Battery Chemistry Lithium-Ion Polymer (LiPo) Lithium-Ion Polymer (LiPo)
Capacity Non-Removable 3-Cell: 50 Wh Non-Removable 3-Cell: 53 Wh
Maximum Runtime 17.25 Hours 23 Hours
     
Keyboard + Mouse    
     
Keyboard Notebook Keyboard with Backlight Notebook Keyboard with Backlight
Pointing Device Touchpad Touchpad
     
General    
     
Security Kensington Lock Slot, Fingerprint Reader, Facial Recognition, Integrated Recovery Storage Drive, Dedicated TPM Security Chip Kensington Lock Slot, Fingerprint Reader, Facial Recognition, Integrated Recovery Storage Drive, Dedicated TPM Security Chip, Webcam Blocker, Privacy Screen
Power Supply 65W 65W
Operating Temperature 32 to 95°F / 0 to 35°C 32 to 95°F / 0 to 35°C
Dimensions 12.84 x 9.22 x 0.71″ / 32.61 x 23.42 x 1.8 cm 12.74 x 8.45 x 0.7″ / 32.36 x 21.46 x 1.78 cm
Weight 3.27 lb / 1.48 kg 2.95 lb / 1.34 kg
     
     

What do you think? If you have any questions about either the G7 or G6, don’t hesitate to get in touch with us here!

You can find out more about the 840’s predecessors as well as the upcoming release of the 840 G8 here.

 

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