HP EliteBook Folio Specs

HP recommends Windows.

Operating system

HP EliteBook Folio features Windows 8 operating systems


Windows 8 Pro

and/or other operating systems.26


Choose your Operating System:

• Windows 8 Pro pre-installed
• Windows 7 Professional pre-installed
(Move to Windows 8 Pro when you’re ready, with the included Windows 8 Pro Media and license.)


Multitask without missing a beat

3rd Generation Intel® Core™ Processor

Intel® Inside™- EliteBook Folio




w/ Turbo Boost Technology16


w/ Turbo Boost Technology16



Mobile Intel® QM77 Express

(vPro7 support)



DDR3 SDRAM, 1600 MHz

Two slots supporting up to 16 GB total9

Flash Cache12

Optional 32 GB mSATA module

keeps up with the way you think

Storage options10

Solid state drives

No moving parts means
shorter load times – and
more uptime

256GB SATA 6GB/s

Self encrypting


240GB SATA 6GB/s

128GB SATA 6GB/s

Hard drives

Get the space to help
expand your horizons

500GB 7200rpm

Self encrypting

500GB 7200rpm

320GB 7200rpm

Size and weight

Ultra-thin, ultra-light for business on the go

Ultra thin, ultra light EliteBook Folio

Starting at

3.56 lb (1.61 kg)

(weight will vary by configuration)


A bright, crisp experience

EliteBook Folio - high def, anti-glare, 14 inch display


diagonal LED-backlit


anti-glare (1366 x 768)


Intel® HD11 Graphics 4000


720p HD11

webcam3 (optional)

to stay connected and looking your best.

High def webcam available for EliteBook Folio



integrated stereo speakers, integrated dual-microphone array, button for volume mute, function keys for volume up and down

Ports & connectors

Multiply your potential

Docking solutions12

Connect, simply

HP UltraSlim Side Docking Station

HP 65W Docking Station

HP 3005pr Slide Docking 3.0 Port Replicator

HP 2005pr Slide Docking 2.0 Port Replicator

Side docking connector

Choose a docking connector for EliteBook Folio Ultrabook



HP BIOS Protection23  
HP BIOS Update (UEFI) (Windows 7 only)
HP DriveLock BIOS / Automatic DriveLock
HP Client Security (Windows 8 only)  
HP ProtectTools (Windows 7 only)20
HP SpareKey (requires initial user setup)
HP Digital Pass (One Time Password)
(Windows 7 only)
Absolute Data Protect  
Microsoft Security Essentials (included with Microsoft Defender for Windows 8)
Microsoft Defender
Central Management for HP ProtectTools21
TPM Embedded Security Chip 1.2  
Pre-Boot Security
Drive Encryption  
Device Access Manager with Just in Time Authentication
One Step Logon (Windows 7 only)
Credential Manager  
Face Recognition1
File Sanitizer for HP ProtectTools18 (Windows 7 only)
Smart Card Reader
Security lock slot
Security Manager
Password Manager (Windows 7 only)
Privacy Manager (Windows 7 only)
Power-on Authentication
Secure Erase


Intel® Anti-Theft Technology19  
HP Fingerprint Sensor
Security lock


Intel Rapid Start Technology25  
Intel Smart Response Technology24  
HP Wireless Hotspot (Windows 8 and web only)
HP Connection Manager 4.1 (Windows 7 only)  
HP Hotkey Support
HP Recovery Manager  
HP Support Assistant  
Adobe® Flash Player (Windows 7 only)
PDF Complete Corporate Edition
Skype ready3

WinZip Basic (Windows 7 only)

HP Premier Image22

Cyberlink PowerDVD


HP 3D DriveGuard

Microsoft Office Starter (Windows 7 only):
reduced-functionality Word and Excel® only, with advertising. No PowerPoint® or Outlook®. Buy Office 2010 to use the full-featured software.15 Buy Microsoft Office to activate Office Software on this PC.

Custom Integration Services provides tailor-made, turnkey solutions for Business Ready PCs.

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Microsoft Windows and webcam required.


Use of the HP Image and Internet access required. Opt in required to receive updates from Microsoft Security Essentials.


Internet access required.


Broadband use requires separately purchased service contract. Check with service provider for coverage and availability in your area. Connection speeds will vary due to location, environment, network conditions, and other factors. 4G compatibility with HSPA+ and LTE in the U.S. only.


HP Tools partition must not be deleted to use automatic recovery.


Multi-Core is designed to improve performance of certain software products. Not all customers or software applications will necessarily benefit from use of this technology. 64-bit computing on Intel® architecture requires a computer system with a processor, chipset, BIOS, operating system, device drivers, and applications enabled for Intel® 64 architecture. Processors will not operate (including 32-bit operation) without an Intel® 64 architecture-enabled BIOS. Performance will vary depending on your hardware and software configurations. Intel's numbering is not a measurement of higher performance.


Some functionality of this technology, such as Intel® Active management technology and Intel Virtualization technology, requires additional 3rd party software in order to run. Availability of future “virtual appliances” applications for Intel vPro technology is dependent on 3rd party software providers. Microsoft Windows required.


Requires separately purchased slice battery and configuration with 256GB mSATA and Windows 7 OS. Battery life will vary depending on various factors including product model, configuration, loaded applications, features, use, wireless functionality and power management settings. The maximum capacity of the battery will naturally decrease with time and usage. For details, see www.bapco.com.


Maximum memory capacities require Windows 64-bit operating systems or Linux. With Windows 32-bit operating systems, memory above 3 GB may not all be available due to system resource requirements.


For hard drives and solid state drives, GB = 1 billion bytes. Actual formatted capacity is less. Up to 30 GB (for Windows 7) and up to 36 GB (for Windows 8) of system disk is reserved for the system recovery software.


HD content required to view HD images.


Sold separately or as an optional feature.


Wireless access point and Internet service required. Availability of public wireless access points limited.


Includes reduced functionality versions of Word and Excel. Purchase of Product Key required to activate full Office 2010 suite available at participating resellers/retailers and www.office.com.


The Computrace agent is shipped turned off, and must be activated by customers when they purchase a subscription. Subscriptions can be purchased for terms ranging multiple years. Service is limited, check with Absolute for availability Outside the U.S.


Intel® Turbo Boost 2.0 technology requires a PC with a processor with Intel Turbo Boost 2.0 capability. Intel Turbo Boost 2.0 performance varies depending on hardware, software and overall system configuration. See www.intel.com/technology/turboboost for more information.


Service levels and response times for HP Care Packs may vary depending on your geographic location. Service starts on date of hardware purchase. Restrictions and limitations apply. For details, visit www.hp.com/go/lookuptool


For the use cases outlined in the DOD 5220.22-M Supplement. Does not support solid state drives.


Intel AT security requires a separately purchased Absolute Computrace service subscription and must be activated and configured. Check with Absolute for availability in your country. Intel and HP assume no liability for lost or stolen data and/or systems or any other damages resulting there from. See http://www.intel.com/technology/anti-theft/.


Microsoft windows required.


In order to deploy and receive updated policies, the client needs to be connected to the network server and requires separately purchased DigitalPersona Pro software. System access may not prevent users from logging into the system on the first attempt if policy updates haven’t yet been received and applied. Requires Microsoft Windows.


Internet access required. Use of the HP image required. Opt in required to receive updates from Microsoft Security Essentials.


Requires a HP Tools partition must not be deleted for automatic recovery.


Requires a compatible Intel® Core processor, enabled chipset, Intel® Rapid Storage technology software and non-SED HDD + optional mSATA SSD flash cache module. Intel® Smart Response Technology is only available on select 2012 HP systems. Depending on system configuration, results may vary.


Requires a compatible Intel® Core processor, Intel® Rapid Start software and BIOS update, and optional Solid State Drive (SSD) or mSATA flash cache module. Depending on system configuration, results may vary.


Not all features are available in all editions of Windows 8. Systems may require upgraded and/or separately purchased hardware, drivers and/or software to take full advantage of Windows 8 functionality. See http://www.microsoft.com for details.


This system is preinstalled with Windows® 7 Pro software and also comes with a license and media for Windows 8 Pro software. You may only use one version of the Windows software at a time. Switching between versions will require you to uninstall one version and install the other version. You must back up all data (files, photos, etc.) before uninstalling and installing operating systems to avoid loss of your data.


HP Elite Support ranks No. 1 in overall customer satisfaction for standard support services, according to a TBR 2011 study of phone support. The HP Elite Phone Support Customer Satisfaction Study was commissioned with Technology Business Research, Inc. by Hewlett-Packard. The study included an online survey, fielded between October 21, 2011 and November 4, 2011, of 557 U.S. HP Elite, Dell, and Lenovo PC users who contacted phone support within six weeks of the survey timeframe. The study has an error of +/- 4.15 percent at a 95 percent confidence level.

Systems may require upgraded and/or separately purchased hardware to take full advantage of Windows 7 functionality. Not all features are available in all editions of Windows 7. See http://www.microsoft.com/windows/windows-7/for details.