The HP Compaq w has the business look typical for HP , that is black case and robust blue-grey lid and blue-grey palm rest areas. A 56k modem is also built-in. After all the battery runtime is due to a powerful battery despite good performance, passable. Away from an outlet, the unit lasted 2hr 07min in our worst-case scenario test, in which we played a DVD from its built-in drive; this is a respectable score considering the laptop’s powerful components. It is extremely difficult to get any part of the w to flex – it is one of the most solid machines I have come across. Email list of drivers.

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The display is absolutely stunning, with almost no backlight bleeding or dead pixels.

Although the two hinges can well support all possible positions, the can not completely avoid a slight see-saw after adjusting the display’s position. The pointstick is very well executed. The subjective impression was also that the picture is always sharp and the colour representation rather neutral.

HP encountered an error while trying to scan your product. Having said that, the display is very clear and crisp and at full brightness, is very usable for graphics work. Furthermore, a double hook transport hook enables locking the display if closed and makes transporting the notebook safe. Up tothe company was named Hewlett Packard Company. It does not sound tinny like many conventional notebooks and while still lacking good bass, it is loud enough for general usage.


I wanted a true desktop replacement machine that has excellent graphics capability, a large and beautiful screen, fast processor and comfortable keyboard.

HP Compaq 8710w Mobile Workstation Product Specifications

The w has all the qualities that make it one of the best desktop replacement workstation notebooks in the market. The pictures of in this review are except those of the display section pictures of the identically built HP p. They are very quiet to type on and have good travel.

Depending on the docking station chosen, it enhances the interface equipment by a number of further ports. The laptop has a magnesium alloy internal chassis encased in durable hard plastic. Anyway, the HP w is actually designed for indoor operation, for which the brightness is sufficient.

A fingerprint readers and SmartCard make 8701w possible to organize access control.

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HP maintains the excellent 3-button touchpad from the previous generation. Quality journalism is made possible by advertising. The performance of the HP w also convinces.

After installing either of them, the notebook is slightly slanted. The Virtual Agent is currently unavailable. But, as long as the notebook is operated on a hard surface and one is, therefore, not exposed to the temperatures on the bottom side for a longer time, this should not be a problem.


The following devices either lack support under Linux or are in development: Considering it is a business notebook the sound is in general convincing.

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Pros Powerful graphics card for design and content creation applications, comfortable to use. Drivers may be in development so please check back at a later date or visit the product homepage.

Furthermore, a number compaa security features were implemented. However, the bottom side of 8710ww HP w is different. The w is not a flashy machine and nor should it be. Everything on the machine is there for a reason. Under load this notebook gets louder, but, it is not annoying, because of the noise characteristics. The Hitachi 7K drive shipped with this computer has performance that is on par with other 7K benchmarks.

It 8710 be possible to run them even with high details and resolutions. Would you buy this? It also comes with a large power adapter, which pushes the unit’s overall weight over 4kg. Choose ‘Refresh’ to update the list.