• Sleek and speedy
  • Solid-state drive
  • Smart-card slot
  • Fingerprint scanner


  • Skimpy storage
  • Only 4GB of memory
  • Pricey for a 14-inch Ultrabook

At A Glance

Pleasingly thin and light, the HP Elitebook Folio 9470m delivers several business-friendly extras, and its solid-state drive makes it speedy on many tasks. But it's a bit short on storage and system memory, and it's pricey for a 14-inch laptop.

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The Specs

Part Number C9H54UT#ABA
Processor type Intel Core i5-3427U
Processor speed 1800.0 MHz
Display size 14.0 inches
Display type Matte LCD with LED Backlight
Touchscreen No
Aspect ratio 16:9
Resolution 1366 x 768 pixels
Graphics Type Integrated
Primary Graphics Chipset Intel HD Graphics 4000
Drives included 1.0
Drive size 180.0 GB
Drive type Solid-State Drive
General Information
UPC Code 887111790484
Ports and Connections
Available Interfaces
  • Bluetooth
  • DisplayPort
  • Docking Station / Port Replicator
  • USB 3.0
  • VGA
Wireless connection 802.11 n
Memory size 4.0 MB
Memory type DDR3
Memory speed 1600.0 MHz
Memory max 16.0 GB
Width 13.3 inches
Depth 9.1 inches
Height 0.8 inches
Weight 3.7 pounds
Weight with Accessories 4.4 pounds
Speakers Stereo
Storage Media
SD card Yes
Included Software
Operating System Microsoft Windows 8 Pro
Other Features
  • Built-In Microphone
  • Built-In Webcam
  • Fingerprint Reader
Input devices
  • Eraserhead
  • Touchpad (multitouch)


Product Type
Subcategory Ultra Portable
Overall Performance
Worldbench Score 76.0
Worldbench Version 8
Battery Life 6:19   (hh:mm)
Start Up
Start Up 13.3   seconds (lower is better)
Office Productivity
PCMark 7 Productivity Suite 3903.0   score (higher is better)
Web Browsing
Peacekeeper 2178.0   score (higher is better)
Storage Performance
PCMark 7 Storage Test 5300.0   score (higher is better)
File Compression 131.6   seconds (lower is better)
Content Creation
Image Editing 565.1   seconds (lower is better)
Video Encoding 222.5   seconds (lower is better)
Audio Encoding 277.3   seconds (lower is better)
3DMark 11, 1280x720 Performance 602.0   score (higher is better)
Civilization V, Leader Benchmark, Low Quality, 1366x768 414.2   Frames per second (higher is better)
Civilization V, Late Game View, Low Quality, 1366x768 10.7   Frames per second (higher is better)
Dirt Showdown, Low Quality, 1366x768 32.9   Frames per second (higher is better)
Power Usage
Working power usage 0.4   Watt hours
Idle power usage 8.0   Watts
Beautify Photo Album 1.18   Photos/sec (Higher is better)
Beautify Photo Album 42.25   seconds (lower is better)
Prepare Photos for Sharing 0.44   Collages/sec (Higher is better)
Prepare Photos for Sharing 15.77   seconds (lower is better)
Convert Videos for Sharing 7.9   X (higher is better)
Convert Videos for Sharing 10.76   seconds (lower is better)
Export Podcast to MP3 109.9   X (higher is better)
Export Podcast to MP3 16.28   seconds (lower is better)
Create Slideshow from Photos 2.82   Photos/sec (Higher is better)
Create Slideshow from Photos 17.74   seconds (lower is better)