HP's new ProBooks run on AMD's Ryzen 4000 series processors

Hp Probook 445 G7 Front Left
Hp Probook 445 G7 Front Left (Image credit: HP)

What you need to know

  • HP announced the ProBook 445 G7 and ProBook 455 G7 laptops.
  • The laptops run on AMD Ryzen 4000 series processors.
  • Both laptops are expected in late April.

HP announced two new laptops today, the HP ProBook 445 G7 and the HP ProBook 455 G7. Both laptops run on AMD Ryzen 4000 series processors and are the first HP commercial products to use processors from that series. The devices include several security features, including HP Sure Start, HP Sure Sense, and a self-healing BIOS. Both devices should be available in late April 2020.

You can get either laptop with a four-,six-, or eight-core mobile processor depending on your power demands. The laptops support HP Fast Charge and can recharge up to 50 percent battery in thirty minutes.

HP highlights several aspects of the laptop that make it a good choice for business customers. Both laptops have a 180-degree hinge that allows the screen to lay flat. They also each passed 19 MIL-STG 810G tests for durability.

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CategoryHP ProBook 445 G7
Operating systemWindows 10 Home
Windows 10 Pro
Display14" anti-glare LED (options up to 400 nits)
ProcessorAMD Ryzen 3 4300 APU
AMD Ryzen 5 4500U
AMD Ryzen 7 4700 APU
GraphicsIntegraded AMD Radeon Graphics
MemoryUp to 16GB DDR4-3200SDRAM
StorageUp to 512GB PCIe NVMe M.1 SSD
128GB M.1 SATA SSD TLC
1TB 5400 rpm SATA
500GB 7200 rpm SATA
ConnectivityIntel AX200 Wi-Fi 6 and Bluetooth 5 combo
Intel Wireless AC 9260 802.11 b/g/n/ac Wi-Fi and Blutooth 5 combo
Realtek RTL8822CE 802.11b/g/n/ac Wi-Fi and Bluetooth 5 combo
Ports2x USB 3.1 Gen 1
USB 3.1 Type-C Gen 1
USB 2.2
Stereo headphone/microphone combo
RJ045
HDMI 1.4
AC power
SecurityHP DriveLock
HP Sure Click
HP BIOSphere Gen 5
HP Client Security Gen 5
HP Sure Sense
Battery45Wh
Dimensions12.76" (32.42 cm)x9.36" (23.77 cm)x0.71"(1.79 cm)
WeightStarting at 3.53 lbs (1.6 kg)
PriceNot listed

The ProBook 455 G7 has nearly identical specs. The main difference is the display size.

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CategoryHP ProBook 455 G7
Operating systemWindows 10 Home
Windows 10 Pro
Display15.6" anti-glare WLED (options up to 400 nits)
ProcessorAMD Ryzen 3 4300 APU
AMD Ryzen 5 4500U
AMD Ryzen 7 4700 APU
GraphicsIntegraded AMD Radeon Graphics
MemoryUp to 16GB DDR4-3200SDRAM
StorageUp to 512GB PCIe NVMe M.1 SSD
128GB M.1 SATA SSD TLC
1TB 5400 rpm SATA
500GB 7200 rpm SATA
ConnectivityIntel AX200 Wi-Fi 6 and Bluetooth 5 combo
Intel Wireless AC 9260 802.11 b/g/n/ac Wi-Fi and Blutooth 5 combo
Realtek RTL8822CE 802.11b/g/n/ac Wi-Fi and Bluetooth 5 combo
Ports2x USB 3.1 Gen 1
USB 3.1 Type-C Gen 1
USB 2.2
Stereo headphone/microphone combo
RJ045
HDMI 1.4
AC power
SecurityHP DriveLock
HP Sure Click
HP BIOSphere Gen 5
HP Client Security Gen 5
HP Sure Sense
Battery45Wh
Dimensions14.37" (36.49 cm)x10.11" (25.69 cm)x0.75"(1.89 cm)
WeightStarting at 4.41 lbs (2 kg)
PriceNot listed

HP has not shared pricing details about the ProBook 445 G7 or ProBook 455 G7 at this time.