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HP 420/620 Notebook PC - Overview

Product description

HP 420/620 Notebook PC's are Powered by Intel processors with an energy-efficient LED-backlit display, optional 2 MP webcam and integrated Wi-Fi. This notebook features a stylish understated microfiber pattern design in a stone gray color for a clean professional look.

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Product features

Feature
Description
Chipset
Models with integrated graphics
  • Mobile Intel GL40 Express Chipset with ICH9M, 667 MHz front side bus

  • Mobile Intel GM45 Express Chipset with ICH9M, 1066 MHz front side bus

Models with discrete graphics
  • Mobile Intel PM45 Express Chipset with ICH9M, 1066 MHz front side bus

Processors
  • Intel Core 2 Duo Processor T6570 (2.1 GHz, 2MB L2 cache, 800 MHz FSB)

  • Intel Pentium Processor T4500 (2.3 GHz, 1MB L2 cache, 800 MHz FSB)

  • Intel Pentium Processor T4400 (2.2 GHz, 1MB L2 cache, 800 MHz FSB)

  • Intel Pentium Processor T4300 (2.1 GHz, 1MB L2 cache, 800 MHz FSB)

  • Intel Pentium Processor T4200 (2.0 GHz, 1MB L2 cache, 800 MHz FSB)

  • Intel Celeron Processor 900 (2.20 GHz, 1MB L2 cache, 800 MHz FSB)

  • Intel Celeron Processor T1600 (1.66 GHz, 1MB L2 cache, 667 MHz FSB)

Memory type supported
DDR3 SDRAM (1066 MHz/1333 MHz)
Memory expansion slots
Two SODIMM slots supporting dual-channel memory
Maximum memory
8GB
Memory
  • 1GB (DDR3, 1333 MHz) SODIMM

  • 2GB (DDR3, 1333 MHz) SODIMM

  • 4GB (DDR3, 1333 MHz) SODIMM

Graphics
  • Models with Mobile Intel GL40 Express Chipset and Mobile Intel GM45 Express Chipset: Mobile Intel Graphics Media Accelerator 4500MHD

  • Models with Mobile Intel PM45 Express Chipset: ATI Mobility Radeon HD 4350 discrete graphics with 512MB dedicated video memory and HyperMemory support

    Microsoft DirectX 10.1 (discrete), 10 (integrated) capable

Internal display
HP 420
  • 14.0-inch diagonal LED-backlit HD 16:9 widescreen antiglare (1366 x 768)

  • 14.0-inch diagonal LED-backlit HD 16:9 widescreen BrightView (1366 x 768)

HP 620
  • 15.6-inch diagonal LED-backlit HD 16:9 widescreen anti-glare (1366 x 768 resolution)

  • 15.6-inch diagonal LED-backlit HD 16:9 widescreen BrightView (1366 x 768 resolution)

External display
  • Up to 32-bit per pixel color depth

  • VGA port supports resolutions up to 1600 x 1200 at 75 Hz, and lower resolutions at up to 100 Hz

  • HDMI 1.3 port supports direct connection to high-definition displays with up to 1920 x 1080 resolution and 7-channel audio with one convenient cable (not included)

NOTE: Resolutions are dependent upon monitor capability, and resolution and color depth settings.
Storage
Hard drives
  • 160/250/320/500GB 7200 RPM SMART SATA II

  • 160/250/320/500GB 5400 RPM SMART SATA II

NOTE: Up to 15GB is reserved for the system recovery software.
Fixed optical drives
  • DVD ROM Drive

  • DVD+/-RW SuperMulti DL LightScribe Drive

Wireless devices
  • HP Integrated Module with Bluetooth Wireless Technology (Bluetooth specification v2.1 compliant)

  • Broadcom 4312G 802.11b/g WiFi Adapter

  • Realtek RTL8191SE 802.11b/g/n 1x1 WiFi Adapter

NOTE: In countries where 802.11n is not allowed, this capability is not enabled.
Communications
  • Realtek Ethernet Integrated Controller (10/100 NIC)

  • Optional 56K V.92 modem

Interfaces
  • ExpressCard/34 slot: Supports ExpressCard/34

  • VGA: One

  • HDMI: One

  • Stereo microphone in: One

  • Stereo headphone/line out: One

  • Power connector: One

  • RJ-11/modem (optional): One

  • RJ-45/Ethernet: One

  • USB 2.0: Three

  • LED status indicators: Six

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Software overview

Feature
Description
Operating system
Preinstalled
  • Genuine Windows 7 Professional 32-bit

  • Genuine Windows XP Professional available through downgrade rights from Windows 7 Professional

  • Genuine Windows 7 Home Premium 32-bit

  • Genuine Windows 7 Home Basic 32-bit

  • Genuine Windows 7 Starter 32-bit

  • Genuine Windows Vista Home Basic 32-bit

  • SUSE Linux Enterprise Desktop 11

  • Red Flag Linux (PRC only)

  • Free DOS

Supported
  • Genuine Windows 7 Home Premium 64-bit

  • Genuine Windows 7 Professional 64-bit

Certified
  • SUSE Linux Enterprise Desktop 11

Applications
  • HP Recovery Manager (available with Windows 7 or Vista only)

  • HP Support Assistant (available with Windows 7 or Vista only)

  • MS Office Ready 2007

  • HP Webcam Software (select models)

  • HP Wireless Assistant

  • Corel Home Office productivity suite 60-day trial

  • Roxio Creator Business (select models)

  • InterVideo WinDVD Player (select models)

  • McAfee Total Protection

    NOTE: 60 day trial period for McAfee Total Protection for Small Business software. Internet access required to receive updates. First update included. Subscription required for updates thereafter.

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