TweakTown
Tech content trusted by users in North America and around the world
6,008 Reviews & Articles | 38,762 News Posts

HP EliteBook 8740w tips up

HP drops new high-end workstation on pro geeks

| Laptops News | Posted: Mar 24, 2010 3:00 pm

TweakTown image news/1/4/14611_1.jpg
HP is the largest computer marker in the world. The company is always looking to keep ahead of the competition with new offerings both in the consumer and business spaces. HP has announced a new workstation for business users today.

 

The new machine is called the EliteBook 8740W, it is a large machine measuring in at 397.5 x 285.5 x 36.5 mm, and it has a gunmetal finish for better looks than the typical business focused machine. The screen of the rig is a 17-inch unit with WXGA+ or WUXGA display options.

 

Powering the rig is a choice of several Intel Core i5 or i7 CPUs. You can opt for up to 16GB of RAM, and up to 600GB HDDs. A SSD with up to 256GB is available. The machine can be ordered with a DVD burner or a Blu-ray drive and can be fitted with several NVIDIA Quadro FX graphics options. The rig will ship in April starting at $1999.

 

NEWS SOURCES:Tcmagazine.com

Related Tags

Further Reading: Read and find more Laptops news at our Laptops news index page.

Do you get our news RSS feed? Get It!

Got an opinion on this news? Post a comment below!

Latest Tech News Posts

View More News Posts
Check out TweakTown Polls on LockerDome on LockerDome

Forum Activity

View More Forum Posts

Press Releases

View More Press Releases