HP ProBook 6360B – Well Priced Notebook
HP ProBook 6360B is a good looking and well priced laptop, which provides a solid feel, second generation Intel Core i5 processor and excellent keyboard. It is considered as one of the business oriented laptops with high tech features and better looking design. Sometimes, the notebook industry seems like it is in the design standstill compared with fast paced worlds of tablets and smartphones. The ProBooks are the HP’s line of business oriented laptops, with the focus on enterprise features and IT-deployable design. The ProBook 6360B is available for the price of $814 and is one of the thickest 13-inch laptops in the market.
The HP ProBook 6360B comes with standard list of extensive features, which include 2.3GHz Intel Core i5 processor, 1,333MHz 4GB DDR3 RAM, 320GB 7200 rpm hard disk drive, Intel HM65 chipset, Intel HD 3000 graphics card and Windows 7 Professional operating system. However, there are plenty of other models in the market that offer more versatility and portability such as Lenovo ThinkPad Edge Series and Toshiba Portege R835. The aluminium bead blasted keyboard deck and lid in tungsten color scheme are clean cut and minimalist, while the chassis feels solid and magnesium reinforced. Overall, it is an excellent choice for business users with its additional features and security software convenient for IT deployment.
The HP ProBook 6360B’s ergonomic experience is great and the inset inland keyboard offers smooth response with its slightly concave raised keys. The wide touchpad underneath provides fair amount of finger space with two big separate buttons beneath. You will find three different devoted buttons above the keyboard, which activate audio mute, Wi-Fi off/on and web launcher. Along with the browser, there are plenty of applications offered such as stock and weather data and calculator. The high definition web camera boasts 1280 x 720 pixel resolution, and has better than average picture quality and light sensitivity along with extra resolution for wide screen video chat.
Some of the connectivity options on HP ProBook 6360B include VGA, DisplayPort; Stereo speakers, microphone/headphone jacks; two USB 2.0, eSATA/USB 2.0 combo port, SD card slot, mini FireWire; ExpressCard/54; Ethernet and 802.11n Wi-Fi port and DVD burner. The second generation Intel Core i5 processor is very good, and the multitasking is a breeze. Overall it provides great computing experience with its dark elegant finish and extensive list of features.