HP ZBook 17 Mobile Workstation Tech Specifications

HP ZBook 17 Mobile Workstation

Creativity knows no limits. Showcase your best work in the office or on the go. With the new HP ZBook 17 workstation, take advantage of HP’s most powerful processing and graphics, consistent color throughout your workflow, simple scalability, and the blazing-fast connectivity your team needs to perform and collaborate at the speed of creativity.

System features
Operating system
Windows 8 Pro 64
Windows 8 64
Windows 7 Professional 32 (available through downgrade rights from Windows 8 Pro)
Windows 7 Professional 64
SUSE Linux Enterprise Desktop 11
Processor family
Intel Core i7 processor
Intel Core i5 processor
Intel Core i7-4930MX with Intel HD Graphics 4600 (3 GHz, 8 MB cache, 4 cores)
Intel Core i7-4900MQ with Intel HD Graphics 4600 (2.8 GHz, 8 MB cache, 4 cores)
Intel Core i7-4800MQ with Intel HD Graphics 4600 (2.7 GHz, 6 MB cache, 4 cores)
Intel Core i7-4700MQ with Intel HD Graphics 4600 (2.4 GHz, 6 MB cache, 4 cores)
Intel Core i7-4600M with Intel HD Graphics 4600 (2.9 GHz, 4 MB cache, 2 cores)
Intel Core i5-4330M with Intel HD Graphics 4600 (2.8 GHz, 3 MB cache, 2 cores)
Intel Core i5-4300M with Intel HD Graphics 4600 (2.6 GHz, 3 MB cache, 2 cores)
Processor technology:
Intel Core i7 with vPro technology (select models); Intel Core i5 with vPro technology (select models)
Mobile Intel QM87
Low halogen
Dimensions and weight
Dimensions (W x D x H)
41.6 x 27.2 x 3.4 cm
(Height measurement taken at front of unit)
starting at 3.46 kg
(Starting weight is with SSD and weight saver (no optical drive))
Maximum memory
32 GB 1600 MHz DDR3L SDRAM
(Two SODIMM slots (dual-core processor) or four SODIMM slots (quad-core processor) supporting dual-channel memory. )
Memory slots:
2 SODIMM (for dual-core processor) or 4 SODIMM (for quad-core processor)
Internal drive
320 GB up to 750 GB SATA (7200 rpm)
1 TB SATA (5400 rpm)
500 GB SATA SED (7200 rpm)
500 GB SATA FIPS 140-2 SED (5400 rpm)
128 GB up to 512 GB SATA SSD
Optical drive
Blu-ray R/RE DVD+/-RW SuperMulti DL
Blu-ray ROM DVD+/-RW SuperMulti DL
DVD+/-RW SuperMulti DL
(An optical drive, hard drive or weight saver may populate the upgrade bay.)
Display and graphics
17.3" diagonal LED-backlit HD+ SVA anti-glare (1600 x 900)
17.3" diagonal LED-backlit FHD UWVA anti-glare (1920 x 1080)
17.3" diagonal LED-backlit FHD DreamColor UWVA anti-glare (1920 x 1080)
NVIDIA Quadro K610M (1 GB dedicated GDDR5)
NVIDIA Quadro K3100M (4 GB dedicated GDDR5)
NVIDIA Quadro K4100M (4 GB dedicated GDDR5)
NVIDIA Quadro K5100M (8 GB dedicated GDDR5)
(Intel integrated graphics are only used when NVIDIA Optimus technology is enabled)
Expansion features
3 USB 3.0 (1 charging)
1 USB 2.0
1 Thunderbolt
1 DisplayPort
1 stereo microphone-in/headphone-out combo
1 AC power
1 RJ-45
1 docking connector
1 secondary battery connector
Expansion slots
1 ExpressCard/54
1 Secure Digital
1 Smart Card Reader
(SD supports next generation security digital and is backward compatible to SDHC, SDXC)
DTS Studio Sound HD audio (Windows operating systems only); Integrated stereo speakers; Integrated microphone (dual-microphone array when equipped with optional webcam); Button for volume mute, functions keys for volume up and down; Combo microphone-in/stereo headphone-out jack
720p HD webcam (on select models)
Spill-resistant keyboard and drain
Pointing device
Touchpad with on/off button, two-way scroll, gestures, three pick buttons; Pointstick with three additional pointstick buttons; Image sensor touchpad
Network interface
Integrated Intel I217-LM Gigabit Network Connection
HP hs3110 HSPA+ Mobile Broadband
HP lt4111 LTE/EV-DO/HSPA+ Gobi 4G Mobile Broadband
HP lt4112 LTE/HSPA+ Gobi 4G Mobile Broadband
Intel Dual Band Wireless-AC 7260 802.11ac (2x2) WiFi and Bluetooth 4.0 Combo
Intel Centrino Advanced-N 6235 802.11a/b/g/n and Bluetooth 4.0 Combo
Intel Centrino Advanced-N 6205 802.11a/b/g/n (2x2)
Power and operating requirements
Energy efficiency
ENERGY STAR qualified configurations available
Power supply
  • External 200W Slim Smart AC adapter
  • External 230W Slim Smart AC adapter
  • HP Fast Charge (not supported on 8-cell primary battery)
Battery type:
  • 8-cell (83 WHr) Li-Ion battery
  • HP Long Life 8-cell (75 WHr) Li-Ion battery
Security management
Security management
Standard: HP Client Security (Windows 7 & 8 only)
HP Fingerprint Sensor (optional)
Integrated Smart Card Reader
Enhanced Pre-Boot Security (multiuser/multifactor)
HP Sure Start
HP Spare Key (requires initial user setup)
One-Step Logon
Common Criteria EAL4+ Augmented Certified Discrete TPM 1.2 Embedded Security Chip
Security lock slot
Support for Intel AT
Optional: Computrace with GPS Tracking (sold separately and requires the purchase of subscription)
What's included
HP Recovery Manager
HP Performance Advisor
HP Remote Graphics Software (pre-load)
HP Support Assistant
HP Client Security
HP Hotkey Support
HP Wireless Hotspot (Windows 8 only)
HP Connection Manager (Windows 7 only)
HP GPS and Location (Select Models - Windows 7 only)
Adobe Flash Player (Windows 7 only)
Buy Office
Microsoft Security Essentials
Cyberlink Power DVD
Cyberlink Power2Go
PDF Complete Corporate Edition