Pros

  • Zippy processor can handle any office task
  • Small but still fits full keys and big features

Cons

  • Screen colors and contrast look muted
  • Weak gaming and 3D software performance

At A Glance

Small enough to travel anywhere, the EliteBook 2540p breezes through business tasks.

Manufacturer’s Description

Stay connected and productive on the go?without getting weighed down. Starting at just 3.38 lb, the durable HP EliteBook 2540p is HP?s smallest and lightest EliteBook, designed for maximum portability and uncompromised performance.

The Specs

Pricing
Part Number WH283UT#ABA
Processor
Processor type Intel Core i7
Processor speed 2130.0 MHz
Display
Display size 12.1 inches
Resolution 1280 x 800 pixels
Storage
Drives included 1.0
Drive size 250.0 GB
Other storage
  • Express Card 34
  • SD Card
  • Smart Card
General Information
UPC Code 885631068571
Ports and Connections
Available Interfaces DisplayPort
Smart Card 1.0
Slots
  • Express Card 34
  • SD Card
  • Smart Card
Memory
Memory size 4000.0 MB
Memory type DDR3
Memory speed 1333.0 MHz
Dimensions
Width 11.1 inches
Depth 9.3 inches
Height 1.4 inches
Weight 4.0 pounds
Weight with Accessories 4.8 pounds
Sound
Speakers Stereo
Storage Media
SD card Yes
Included Software
Operating System Microsoft Windows 7 Professional
Other Features
Docking Station Port Yes
Devices
  • Built-In Microphone
  • Built-In Webcam
  • Fingerprint Reader
Input devices Touchpad (multitouch)

Performance

Overall Performance
WorldBench 6 Score 102.0
Battery
Battery Life 5:34   (hh:mm)
Office Productivity
Web Browsing 256.0   seconds (lower is better)
Office Suite Use 350.0   seconds (lower is better)
File Compression 198.0   seconds (lower is better)
Content Creation
Image Editing 453.0   seconds (lower is better)
GPU Graphics Rendering 418.0   seconds (lower is better)
CPU Graphics Rendering 454.0   seconds (lower is better)
Video Encoding 235.0   seconds (lower is better)
DVD Burning 464.0   seconds (lower is better)
Video Editing 194.0   seconds (lower is better)
Gaming
Unreal Tournament 3, Medium, 800 by 600 14.24   Frames per second (higher is better)
Unreal Tournament 3, Medium, 1024 by 768 9.77   Frames per second (higher is better)
Unreal Tournament 3, Highest, 800 by 600 11.95   Frames per second (higher is better)
Unreal Tournament 3, Highest, 1024 by 768 9.12   Frames per second (higher is better)
Multitasking
World Bench 6 Multitasking 306.0