HP ZBook Studio G4 Specifications and Price: Slim, stylish and Powerful
The HP ZBook Studio G4 has a gigabit Ethernet port, two USB 3.1 Gen1 Type -A ports, and one SD card reader on one side. On the ther side, there are to Thunderbolt 3 ports, one HDMI 1.4 port, one microphone/headphone combo jack, and one USB 3.2 Gen1 Type-A port. In addition to the Ethernet port, the laptop has a Wireless AC component with two incoming and two outgoing internal antennas, supporting speeds of up to 867Mbps. This component includes Bluetooth 4.2 connectivity.
Also, the laptop comes with a top-facing speaker, measuring 1.25 inches wide and 4.25 inches tall on each side of the keyboard. This means that audio playback is not muffled when the laptop is being used. The sound is quite clear, and the volume cannot be turned up to a level where the laptop chassis begins to vibrate.
But then, all these features largely depend on the processor. Therefore, the laptop’s processor has to be able to handle all the load. The HP ZBook Studio G4 comes with Intel’s Xeon E3-1535M v6 quad-core processor. According to reports, this processor has a base speed of 3.10GHz and a boost speed of 4.20MHz. this outperforms Microsoft’s Surface Pro.
All in all, the HP ZBook Studio G4 is a great laptop. Its biggest competition is the Dell Precision 5520, which is a fantastic laptop too. But the ZBook manages to be a powerful yet thin and light workstation, with huge processing potential. However, you would have to fork over a whopping $3,510 to own one.