Is the 32 Bit or 64 Bit? I noticed none of the Laptops show this distinction.
HP EliteBook 6530b 2.8GHz 4GB 320GB Win 7 14.1" Laptop (Refurbished)
With an Intel Core 2 Duo 2.8GHz processor, 4GB of ram, a 320GB hard drive and the Windows 7 Professional operating system, the HP EliteBook 6530b Notebook PC is sure to please.
ITEM#: 15562064With an Intel Core 2 Duo 2.8GHz processor, 4GB of ram, a 320GB hard drive and the Windows 7 Professional operating system, the HP EliteBook 6530b Notebook PC is sure to please. This laptop from Hewlett Packard features integrated audio, wireless networking, and 10 accessory ports for use with other digital devices. The six-cell premium battery offers long life, and the computer comes with a power supply cord that doubles as a battery charger. At 5.3 pounds, and with a generously sized 14-inch screen, this is sure to be a portable favorite.
- Operating system: Microsoft Windows 7 Professional
- Display: 14.1" WXGA TFT
- Processor: 2.8GHz Intel Core 2 Duo
- Memory: 4GB
- Hard drive: 320GB
- Optical drive: DVD+RW
- Graphics: Intel GMA 4500MHD
- Audio: Integrated Audio
- Networking: 802.11a/b/g/n Wireless Networking
- Ports: 4 x USB 2.0, 1 x FireWire (1394a), 1 x 3.5mm headphone, 1 x VGA, 1 x Modem (RJ-11),1 x S-video, 1 x Ethernet (RJ-45)
- Battery: 6-cell (55 WHr) Lithium-Ion
- Included items: HP EliteBook 6530b, battery, power cord
- Dimensions: 13.18" x 1.28" x 9.56"
- Weight: 5.3 lbs
- Model: EliteBook 6530b
This high-quality item has been factory refurbished. Please click on the icon above for more information on quality factory-reconditioned merchandise.
|Manufacturer Warranty||90 day Distributor|
|CPU Type||Core 2 Duo|
|Computer Memory||4 GB|
|Hard Drive Capacity||320 GB|
|Operating System||Windows 7 Professional|
|Screen Size||14 - 16 Inches|
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This is mostly to ask for help. I purchased three of these in October. After following the instructions on the sheet, they seemed to work fine. Now, the devices are saying that the pre-installed copy of Windows is counterfeit. Tried reaching out to the information on the paper that came with the computers, but no response (Overstock, however, has been very helpful in trying to direct me to the right people). It's been three months. Has anyone else had any luck reaching their support?Read More
You can get a new one for less that would not look like you found it in the garbageRead More
This computer never worked. Over-heated and shut itself down continually. Very disappointed that Overstock charged for return shipping on an item that was inoperable from the start. Spend the extra money and buy something new.Read More
For being "refurbished" this is a piece of crap.... very dirty and had keys stuck on keyboard. Wireless adapter had been unistalled, so internet connection was impossible.Read More
I just received the laptop today. As you can see, it says 320GB. When I received the laptop today it shows 96.9 GB FREE of 112 GB . I attempted to call the phone number listed on the paperwork and wouldn't you know, NO ONE ANSWERS! Also, the picture shows a camera on it and the one they sent me has no camera. Shady!!Read More
At first I was kind of skeptical about it because of the price. It was a good laptop for a very reasonable price so I had my doubts about it.However, once it arrive and I turned it on I could see that I made a right choice. This laptop was a lot more powerful than my old one so that was a plus. The was great and it was the perfect size. It ran smooth and looks great. This is a great laptop and I'm happy I brought it.Read More
I got this computer and immediately the battery would not last more than a few minutes once the power cord was removed. Additonally, the system kept crashing whenever I got on the internet.Read More
I was very surprised w/the packaging. No padding inside and one small piece of tape to close it. When i received it, the box was partially open due to the lack of packaging tape. To my surprise the laptop worked, however, the internal battery does not. Either it doesnt work or they took it out. So anytime you use the laptop, you have to have it plugged in. This means there are a lot of places in public I cannot use it, which defeats the purpose of having a portable laptop. Sending backRead More
this laptop does what I need it to do.The software works well. The only minor issue I have is the machine came with very little information. there is no cd for the software either.Read More
This was a replacement unit for the first one which worked, just not well. On this unit, I didn't test the CD player until the warranty was up, and it makes a racket. It plays some of the time, but you can't here over the noise it makes. Plus I'm getting the error message that it's NOT a genuine copy of Windows. And the charger is so heavy...must weigh as much as the unit! It works for me, but maybe I just got a lemon (or two). Quality Control was certainly slacking.Read More
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Hello technohater, it come with a 64 bit OS. Please feel free to contact us again with any further questions. Thank you for shopping with us!
How much dedicated graphics memory?
Hello tanis451, the HP EliteBook 6530b 2.8GHz 4GB 320GB Win 7 14.1" Laptop (Refurbished) has 0 dedicated graphics memory. Please feel free to contact us again with any further questions. Thank you for shopping with us!
Dose this have word and excel programs instaled in it
Hello billwendy, On the HP EliteBook 6530b 2.8GHz 4GB 320GB Win 7 14.1" Laptop (Refurbished) word and excel programs are not installed on the laptop. Please feel free to contact us again with any further questions. Thank you for shopping with us!
No, it is bare bones. You can use open office which is free. Also youll need to buy virus protection
Does this laptop have a webcam?
Hello lilmizzredd, The HP EliteBook 6530b 2.8GHz 4GB 320GB Win 7 14.1" Laptop (Refurbished) doesn't have a webcam. Please feel free to contact us again with any further questions. Thank you for shopping with us!
does this have wifi [card]
Hello cjoans, unfortunately this item is out of stock. We currently do not have inventory to check, and cannot guarantee the item will be restocked. I attached the link below to some others that you might like. Please let us know if you have any further questions. http://www.overstock.com/Electronics/Laptops/133/subcat.html
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