HP ZBook 17 G3 review is up and the reviewer is truly delighted with it. This mobile workstation is an entry level laptop model but is a no compromise laptop. Prices start at 1799 dollars and is already on sale in USA but for the moment is absent from the European market. HP ZBook 17 G3 review is shown below.
HP ZBook 17 G3 specs include 17.3 inch dream color ultra HD 4k display packing 3840×2160 pixel resolution. There is a cheaper model with full HD and HD+ displays too. Choice of processors include Intel Core i7 skylake and Xeon processor with various models offering different RAM capacities and storage. The list of processors include Intel Xeon E3-1575M, E3-1535M, E3-1505M, i7-6820HQ, i7-6700HQ and i5-6440HQ. Similar processor and GPU combo can be found in the MSI WS72 6Q which launched last week.
For graphics, you can choose from Nvidia Quadro M5000M (8 GB GDDR5), M4000M (4 GB GDDR5), M3000M (4 GB GDDR5), M2000M (4 GB GDDR5), M1000M (2 GB GDDR5) and AMD FirePro W6150M (2 GB GDDR5) discrete graphics. Port selection includes RJ-45 LAN port, four USB 3.0, two Thunderbolt 3, HDMI 1.4 and combo audio jack. Battery for this workstation model is 96 Wh.
Compared to last year’s model, HP ZBook 17 G3 improves in several respects: it is thinner by 25% (measuring 420 x 280 x 30 mm), 11% lighter (weighing 3 kg) and offers 67 percent better battery life. HP ZBook 17 G3 is a must have workstation laptop for graphics professionals.