|HP 15.6" 250 G8 Laptop|
It comes with 256 GB of hard drive storage installed, via 1 x 256 GB M.2 NVMe PCIe SSD harddrive.
|1 x M.2 PCIe (Unspecified Interface) (In Use)|
Solid State Storage
|1 x 256 GB M.2 NVMe PCIe|
It contains a 2.4 to 4.2 GHz Quad-Core Intel Core i5-1135G7 (11th Gen) processor with 8 MB of L3 Cache.
With an 11th gen Intel CPU you can be assured that the laptop has a recent CPU. Whilst not the latest, due to the release of the Intel 12 Series CPUs, it is still recent. However, with the release of the 12th gen you may wish to choose that instead to ensure the longevity of your new laptop.
There's a Integrated graphics card which is a Intel Iris Xe.
An integrated card tends to not offer as much graphics processing power as a dedicated video card.
The maximum memory capacity is 16 GB via the 2 (0 Available) memory slots.
The RAM slot type is 260-Pin SO-DIMM.
Because at least one of the ram slots in the HP 15.6" 250 G8 is replaceable, you will be able to upgrade the ram at a later date.
|2666 MHz DDR4|
|2.4 to 4.2 GHz Quad-Core|
|2 x 8 GB (User-Replaceable)|
Graphics Card Type
|Intel Iris Xe|
Max. Memory Capacity
|2 (0 Available)|
Memory Slot Type
|Intel Core i5-1135G7 (11th Gen)|
Whilst the model comes with a glossy screen, you won't have to worry too much about the glare produced as there is an anti-reflective coating applied.
The screen has a refresh rate of 60 Hz.
The 60Hz refresh rate option will offer a perfectly good refresh rate for day-to-day work, but if you're looking at gaming or video editing work then a higher refresh rate would be recommended.
It's offered in a Glossy with Anti-Reflective Coating finish.
A brightness of 250 cd/m2, or nits, is available in the screen.
|1920 x 1080|
|Glossy with Anti-Reflective Coating|
You'll find Wifi 5 inside the laptop, which is the previous generation. However, this does not mean its necessarily a major disadvantage. Wifi 5 is more than capable for the majority of the users, with only top tier users really requiring Wifi 6 at the moment.
With the latest standard of Bluetooth included, Bluetooth 5, you'll be set for a few more years of ensuring any new peripheral purchased is fully compatible.
|1 x RJ45 (Gigabit)|
MU Mimo Support
|2 x 2|
|Wi-Fi 5 (802.11ac)|
|Ports & Peripherals|
When it comes to ports, it's offered with 2 x USB Type-A (USB 3.1 / USB 3.2 Gen 1) ports. 2 Type-A ports is usually enough for regular laptop users, giving you enough freedom for the peripherals you need.
There's an option of using the Type-C USB ports, with 1 x USB 3.1 / USB 3.2 Gen 1 ports being offered too, allowing both the use of almost any current peripheral, but also adaptors & dongles allowing use of additional ports for the laptop.
The numpad inclusion on the laptop ensures optimal access to number keys, so if that's what you're after then this laptop has it for you.
If you're like us at LaptopAXS and enjoy remote work, you'll love the Kensington Lock Slot that's offered. Lock your laptop up on the go, and ensure it doesn't walk off with a Kensington lock slot appropriate lock.
Don't fret about your wired headphones though, the 3.5mm headphone jack will let you plug right in.
USB Type C
|1 x USB 3.1 / USB 3.2 Gen 1|
|Kensington Lock Slot, Dedicated TPM Security Chip|
Built in Mic
|1 x 1/8" / 3.5 mm Headphone/Microphone Input/Output|
|2 x USB Type-A (USB 3.1 / USB 3.2 Gen 1)|
Media / Memory Card Slot
|Single Slot: SD/SDHC/SDXC|
|1 x HDMI 1.4b|
Build in Speakers
It comes in at a weight of 3.84 lb / 1.74 kg, and total dimensions of 14.1 x 9.5 x 0.78" / 35.8 x 24.2 x 1.99 cm.
|14.1 x 9.5 x 0.78" / 35.8 x 24.2 x 1.99 cm|
|Windows 10 Pro (64-Bit)|
|3.84 lb / 1.74 kg|
The power supply for the HP 15.6" 250 G8 is a 45 W with Barrel so if you're concerned about power usage, make sure this fits within your requirements.
|45 W with Barrel|
The HP 15.6" 250 G8 has an estimated battery life of 8 Hours.
The battery life is achieved via a 3-Cell: 41 Wh capacity battery.
|3-Cell: 41 Wh|
Est. Battery Life