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HP 255 G1 Notebook PC - Overview

Product description

HP 255 G1 Notebook PC is for professionals on the move, the HP 255 features a durable chassis that helps protect against the rigors of day.

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Product features

Feature
Description
Chipset
  • AMD A68M fusion controller hub (FCH) (E2-2000/E1-1500/E2-1800/ E1-1200)

  • AMD SOC FCH (E1-2500/E2-3000/A6-5200/A4-5000)

  • Intel HM75 Express Chipset (Core i5/i3 processors only)

  • Intel HM70 Express Chipset (Pentium/Celeron processors only)

Graphics
UMA graphics:
  • AMD Radeon HD 8400 Graphics (on models with A6-5200 processor)

  • AMD Radeon HD 8330 Graphics (on models with A4-5000 processor)

  • AMD Radeon HD 7340 Graphics (on models with AMD E2-2000 and E2-1800 processors; supports DirectX 11)

  • AMD Radeon HD 7310 Graphics (on models with AMD E1-1500 and E1-1200 processors; supports DirectX 11)

  • AMD Radeon HD 8280G Graphics (on models with AMD E2-3000 processor; supports DirectX 11)

  • AMD Radeon HD 8240G Graphics (on models with AMD E1-2500 processor; supports DirectX 11)

  • Intel HD Graphics 4000 (on models with Intel Core i7, i5, i3 processors)

  • Intel HD Graphics 3000 (on models with Intel Core i7, i5, i3 processors)

  • Intel HD Graphics (on models with Intel Pentium or Celeron processor; supports DirectX 11; Intel HR UMA or Calpella UMA use DX10)

Panel
  • 39.6 cm (15.6 in), HD, LED, SVA, 0.55 cm, anti-glare (1366 × 768) display

  • LVDS support

Memory
  • Supports up to 8192GB of system RAM

  • DDR3/1600-MHz (support E2-3000)

  • DDR3/1333-MHz (DDR3/1600-MHz downgraded to DDR3/1333-MHz)

  • DDR3/1066-MHz (DDR3/1600-MHz downgraded to DDR3/1066-MHz to support E1-1200 and E1-1500)

Hard drives
  • Supports 6.35 cm (2.5 in) hard drives in 0.95 cm (0.37 in) and 0.7 cm (0.28 in) thicknesses

  • Supports the following hard drives:

    • 750GB, 5400 rpm, 0.95 cm

    • 640GB, 5400 rpm, 0.95 cm

    • 500GB, 5400 rpm, 0.95 cm or 0.7 cm

    • 320GB, 5400 rpm, 0.95 cm or 0.7 cm

Optical drive
  • Fixed

  • Serial ATA

  • 12.7-mm tray load

  • DVD±RW Double-Layer SuperMulti Drive

  • Supports zero power optical drive

Audio/video
  • Single digital microphone

  • HD audio

  • Altec Lansing speakers

  • Supports Microsoft Premium requirements

  • HP TrueVision HD webcam (fixed, no tilt with activity LED, 1280 × 720 by 30 frames per second)

Ethernet
Integrated 10/100/1000 network interface card (NIC)
Wireless
  • Integrated wireless local area network (WLAN) options by way of wireless module

  • WLAN antennas built into display assembly

  • Support for the following WLAN formats:

    • Atheros AR9485 802.11b/g/n 1x1 WiFi Adapter

    • Ralink RT3290LE 802.11b/g/n 1x1 Wi-Fi and Bluetooth 4.0 Combo Adapter

    • Realtek RTL8188EE 802.11b/g/n Wi-Fi Adapter

External media card
HP Multi-Format Digital Media Reader
Ports
  • 3-pin AC power

  • Audio-in (microphone)

  • Audio-out (headphone)

  • HDMI version 1.4 supporting 1920×1200 @ 60Hz

  • RJ-45 (Ethernet, includes link and activity lights)

  • USB 2.0 (3 ports)

  • VGA (Dsub 15 pin) supporting 2048×1536 external resolution @ 75 Hz, hot plug and unplug and auto-detection for correct output to wide-aspect vs. standard aspect video

  • VGA (Dsub 15 pin) supporting 2048×1536 external resolution @ 60 Hz, hot plug and unplug and auto-detection for correct output to wide-aspect vs. standard aspect video

Keyboard/pointing devices
  • Full-size textured pocket keyboard

  • TouchPad with multi-touch gestures, 2-finger scrolling, and pinchzoom enabled

  • Taps enabled by default

Power requirements
  • 65-W RC V HP Smart AC adapter with localized cable plug support (3-wire plug with ground pin, supports 3-pin DC connector)

  • 6-cell, 47-Whr, 2.20-Ah Li-ion battery

Security
Security cable slot

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Software overview

Feature
Description
Operating system
Preinstalled:
  • Windows 8 Professional (64-bit and 32-bit)

  • Windows 8 Standard (64-bit and 32-bit)

  • Windows 8 Professional downgrade to Windows 7 Professional

  • Ubuntu Linux

  • FreeDOS

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Important links

Specifications:

Click here to view HP 255 G1 Notebook PC specifications page .

List of available documents for the HP 255 G1 Notebook PC:

Click here to view HP 255 G1 Notebook PC document list page .

Warranty information:

Click here for worldwide limited warranty and technical support available .

Link to product QuickSpecs:

NOTE: Direct links to the QuickSpecs will be added as soon as they become available.

Click here to access the QuickSpecs homepage, which provides access to the QuickSpecs for other regions/countries .

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