Press Release: 18 March 2010

HP Debuts New ProBook s and b series to Enable Powerful and Professional Business User’s Experience

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HP today introduced a new range of powerful commercial notebook s and b series. The two series are designed to meet the performance and reliability demands of business users, as well as to provide the users with an enhanced professional and stylish image, which breaks the traditional boring image of commercial notebooks.

 
The affordable and practical HP ProBook 6640b professional notebook comes with various professional features of HP commercial notebooks, fulfilling the needs of corporations. Encased in a brushed Caviar Brown alumnium chassis and packed with various HP professional features, the HP ProBook 4720s professional notebook offers you professionalism with style.

HP’s ProBook s series with new image and enhanced performance to meet corporate needs

Vogue and Professional Design

HP ProBook s series is launched with the brand new aluminium outlook design, in Caviar Brown colour and with a silver HP logo, looking vogue as well as professional. Moreover, the distinguished keyboard is spill-resistant, dust free and easy for maintenance. Together with a stylish touchpad- ClickPad, ProBook s series completely reflects the trendiness and professional image of business executives.

High Performance

Sporting with the latest Intel® Core™ i3/ i5/ i7 Processor*, Intel® HM57 Express chipset and memory up to 4GB DDR3 RAM, HP ProBook s series provides high performance to meet different needs from business professionals. Moreover, its 500GB 7200rpm hard disk* maximizes file access speed. Supports HP DriveGuard technology, it will immediately cease the PC from operating when it’s crashed, reducing risks of corruption or loss of data. Together with its WiFi 802.11b/g/n and Bluetooth, HP ProBook can meet all sorts of commercial needs.

HP ProBook s series is available in 13.3-inch/ 15.6-inch* HD LED-backlit widescreen display with 1366 x 768 resolutions and 17.3-inch* HD+ LED Backlit widescreen display with 1600 x 900 resolutions, all support 16:9 display. Moreover, s series allows excellent picture quality with its ATI Mobility Radeon™ HD4350 graphics card with 512MB discrete video memory. The built-in SuperMulti DVD writer supports multi-format, CD-ROM reading and burning, thus users can read and backup business information anytime and anywhere.

HP Professional Features

In addition to the upgraded and brand new stylish outlook, HP ProBook s series offers a range of HP’s special and unique features for business users:
  • HP QuickLook 3: Users can read and write emails, calendar, task and contact information without having to boot up the notebook1.
  • HP QuickWeb: Users can access to the internet easily and conveniently without having to boot up the notebook2.
  • HP 3D DriveGuard: Protect the hard disk from crash or shakes.
  • HP File Sanitizer: Meets the US National Defense standard to permanently delete any sensitive data from the hard disk so as to ensure no confidential business information will be leaked. 
  • HP SpareKey: Through a 3-step and hassle-free personal authentication process, users can log in to the system.
  • HP Face Recognition Technology: Through the identification of face, users can log in to the system quickly and easily, thus further enhance the protection of users’ privacy and security.
(* The above functions varies from different models)

HP’s latest affordable, practical and high performance b series

HP ProBook b series is the entry series of HP notebooks. HP ProBook 6440b and HP ProBook 6540b are cost-saving and practical in use. This series is also equipped with all the special features of HP ProBook to meet corporate needs:
  • High Performance: Intel® Core™ i5 Processor
  • Security Functions: Equipped with professional functions such as HP SpareKey and HP Disk Sanitizer
  • User-friendly: Users can read and write emails and calendar with HP QuickLook3 and start video conference without having to boot up the notebook.
  • Durable: New spill-resistant keyboard as well as HP 3D DriveGuard to protect Hard disk, thus make products more durable and cost-saving for corporate.
  • Supports USB cradle to connect to different devices at office and home.
  • HP ProBook 6540b is equipped with Serial Port, thus enterprise IT technicians can connect to Switch Console for data backup.
(* The above functions varies from different models)

The latest HP ProBook s and b series are available on 19th March, 2010 in Hong Kong.

HP ProBook 4321s Notebook
ProcessorIntel® Core™ i3-350M (2.26GHz) Processor (3MB L3 cache)
ChipsetIntel® HM57 Express Chipset
Operating SystemPreinstalled Genuine Windows® 7 Professional, Office Ready  (T. Chi/ S. Chi/ Eng)
Hard Disk500GB (7200rpm) HDD
Memory2GB DDR3 1333 MHz RAM (1 x 2GB)
(Free Upgrade to 4GB,the free 2GB memory already installed)
Display13.3” HD LED Backlit  (1366 x 768) Display
GraphicATI Mobility Radeon™ HD 4350 graphics (512MB discrete video memory)
CD-ROMDouble Layer SuperMulti DVD+/-RW with  LightScribe Technology
Wireless ConnectionAtheros BGN Wireless 802.11b/g/n and Bluetooth 2.1
HP FeaturesHP Fingerprint Sensor, HP ProtectTools, Disk Sanitizer, Face Recognition, HP QuickLook 3, HP QuickWeb, HP 3D DriveGuard
Ports and ConnectorsCard Reader, 3 x USB 2.0, 1 x USB/eSATA Combo, 1 x ExpressCard/34 slot, 1 x HDMI
Power6-cell lithium-ion battery
Warranty1-year International Warranty
Free Gift2GB DDR3 Memory (Pre-installed)
PromotionFree Caviar Brown USB mouse and Notebook case
Suggested Retail PriceHKD$7,880

HP ProBook 4520s Notebook
ProcessorIntel® Core™ i3-330M (2.13GHz) Processor (3MB L3 cache)
ChipsetIntel® HM57 Express Chipset
Operating SystemPreinstalled Genuine Windows® 7 Professional, Office Ready  (T. Chi/ S. Chi/ Eng)
Hard Disk500GB (7200rpm) Hard Disk
Memory3GB DDR3 1333 MHz RAM(1 x 2GB + 1 x 1GB)
(Free Upgarde to 4GB, the free 1GB memory is already installed)
Display15.6" Diagonal HD LED Backlit (1366 x 768) Display
GraphicATI Mobility Radeon™ HD 4350 graphics (512MB discrete video memory)
CD-ROMDouble Layer SuperMulti DVD+/-RW with  LightScribe Technology
Wireless ConnectionAtheros  BGN Wireless 802.11b/g/n and Bluetooth 2.1
HP FeaturesHP Fingerprint Sensor, HP ProtectTools, Disk Sanitizer, Face Recognition, HP QuickLook 3, HP QuickWeb, HP 3D DriveGuard
Ports and ConnectorsCard reader,3 x USB 2.0、1 x USB/eSATA Combo、1 x ExpressCard/34 slot、1 x HDMI
Power6-cell lithium-ion battery
Warranty1-year International Warranty
Free Gift1GB DDR3 Memory (Pre-installed)
PromotionFree Caviar Brown USB mouse and Notebook bag
Suggested Retail PriceHKD $7,280

HP ProBook 4720s Notebook
ProcessorIntel® Core™ i5-540M (2.53GHz) processor (3MB L3 cache)
Intel® Turbo Boost Technology (up to 3.06GHz)
ChipsetIntel® HM57 Express Chipset
Operating SystemPreinstalled Genuine Windows® 7 Professional, Office Ready  (T. Chi/ S. Chi/ Eng)
Hard Disk500GB (7200rpm) Hard disk
Memory2GB DDR3 1333 MHz RAM(1 x 2GB)
(Free upgrade to 4GB, the free 2DB memory already installed)
Display17.3" Diagonal HD+ LED Backlit (1600 x 900) Display
GraphicATI Mobility Radeon™ HD 4350 graphics (512MB discrete video memory)
CD-ROMDouble Layer SuperMulti DVD+/-RW with  LightScribe Technology
Wireless ConnectionAtheros  BGN Wireless and Bluetooth 2.1
HP FeaturesHP Fingerprint Sensor, HP ProtectTools, Disk Sanitizer, Face Recognition, HP QuickLook 3, HP QuickWeb, HP 3D DriveGuard
Ports and ConnectorsCard reader, 3 x USB 2.0, 1 x USB/eSATA Combo, 1 x ExpressCard/34 slot, 1 x HDMI
Power8-cell lithium-ion battery
Warranty1-year International Warranty
Free Gift2GB DDR3 Memory (Pre-installed)
PromotionFree Caviar Brown USB mouse
Suggested Retail PriceHKD$9,980

HP ProBook 6440b Notebook
(WL627PA#AB5/ WL628PA#AB5)
ProcessorIntel®  Core™ i5-540M (2.53GHz) processor (3MB L3 cache)
Intel® Turbo Boost Tech (up to 3.06GHz)
ChipsetIntel® HM57 Express Chipset
Operating SystemPreinstalled Genuine Windows® 7 Professional, Office Ready  (T. Chi/ S. Chi/ Eng)
Hard Disk320GB (7200rpm) Hard disk
Memory2GB DDR3 1333 MHz RAM (1 x 2GB)
Display14" Diagonal LED-backlit HD Anti-Glare (1366 x 768) Display
GraphicIntel® Graphics Media Accelerator HD (WL627PA#AB5)
ATI Mobility Radeon™ HD 4550 (512MB Discrete Video Memory) (WL628PA#AB5)
CD-ROMDouble Layer SuperMulti DVD+/-RW with  LightScribe Technology
Wireless ConnectionIntel® Centrino Advanced-N 6200 802.11a/b/g/n Wireless and Bluetooth
HP FeaturesHP Fingerprint, HP ProtectTools, TPM Embedded Security Chip 1.2, HP QuickLook 3, HP QuickWeb,  HP 3D DriveGuard, HP Power Assisant, HP Wireless Assistant
Ports and ConnectorsCard reader,3 x USB 2.0、1 x USB/eSATA Combo、1 x ExpressCard/34  slot、1 x HDMI
Power6-cell lithium-ion battery
Warranty1-year International Warranty
Free GiftHKD$7,980

HP ProBook 6540b Notebook (WL 629PA#AB5)
ProcessorIntel® Core™ i5-540M (2.53GHz) processor with 3MB L3 cache,
Intel® Turbo Boost Technology (up to 3.06GHz)
ChipsetIntel® HM57 Express Chipset
Operating SystemPreinstalled Genuine Windows® 7 Professional, Office Ready  (T. Chi/ S. Chi/ Eng)
Hard Disk320GB (7200rpm) Hard disk
Memory2GB DDR3 1333 MHz RAM  (1 x 2GB)
Display15.6" Diagonal LED-backlit HD Anti-Glare (1366 x 768) Display
GraphicATI Mobility Radeon™ HD 4550 (512MB dedicated video memory)
CD-ROMDouble Layer SuperMulti DVD+/-RW with  LightScribe Technology
Wireless ConnectionIntel® Centrino Advanced-N 6200 802.11a/b/g/n Wireless and Bluetooth 2.1
HP FeaturesHP Fingerprint Sensor, HP ProtectTools, TPM Embedded Security Chip 1.2, HP QuickLook 3, HP QuickWeb, HP 3D DriveGuard, HP Power Assistant, HP Wireless Assistant
Ports and ConnectorsCard reader,3 x USB 2.0、1 x USB/eSATA Combo、1 x ExpressCard/34 slot、1 x HDMI 、Serial Port
Power6-cell lithium-ion battery
Warranty1-year International Warranty
Free GiftHKD$8,480

Please refer to HP ProBook s and b series’ handbills for more details.

For sales enquiries, please contact HP at tel. 800-93-8833.

1HP QuickLook 3 is accessible when the notebook is off in Windows XP, Windows Vista or Windows 7-based systems; not supported from hibernation. Timing may vary depending on the system configuration.To enable the feature following the removal of the battery, reboot the notebook prior to subsequent use. Intel and DDR3, or AMD and DDR2 have to be installed in for ProBook s-series’ HP QuickLook 3. This software can only access to Microsoft® Office Outlook®, and is restricted to email, calendar, task and contact details only.

2The Internet service needed for HP Quick Web is not included. The user interface and functions of QuickWeb may be different from other Internet browsers and applications.
  • All free gifts are limited while stock lasts.
  • Original receipt and product serial number bar code to be presented upon redemption. Promotion starts from March 19, 2010 to April 30, 2010. Redemption starts from March 19, 2010 to May 7, 2010. HP Redemption Centres: (1) Room 12A, 12/F, Trust Tower, 68 Johnston Road, Wanchai, Hong Kong. (Tel: 2881 1046); (2) Room 803, 8/F, Enterprise Centre, 4 Hart Avenue, Tsimshatsui, Kowloon, Hong Kong. (Tel: 2721 0019).
  • HP reserves the right to change or cancel the offer without prior notice. HP reserves the right for final decision if any disputes.
  • Supports for international warranty region depends on different models upgrade in specific regions. Please contact HP at tel. 3002-3555 (Hong Kong) for more details.
  • HP reserves the right for final decision if any disputes.


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