HP ZBook - Mobile Workstation Laptops for DCC & CADWith the new HP ZBook workstation, take advantage of HP’s most powerful processing and graphics, consistent colour throughout your workflow, simple scalability, and the blazing-fast connectivity your team needs to perform and collaborate at the speed of creativity.

Zbook Features:

  • Intel Core i7 or i5 CPU
  • Up to 32GB RAM
  • 17.3″ LED-backlit anti-glare screen (optional FHD DreamColor) (14″ & 15″ models also available)
  • Innovative, sleek design.
  • 128GB – 512GB SSD or 320GB – 1TB HDD Storage
  • Bluray or DVD Optical drive
  • Quadro GPU – K610M/K3100M/K4100M/K5100M options

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 colour throughout your workflow, simple scalability, and the blazing-fast connectivity your team needs to perform and collaborate at the speed of creativity.

Proudly display your work on a large, 43,9 cm (17.3″) diagonal screen housed in the durable chassis. The new innovative design projects a professional image and remains easy enough to carry where the work takes you.

Consolidate workstation resources and connect from any computer at any location with internet access. With HP Remote Graphics Software (RGS)1 collaborate with colleagues or utilize the power of servers and workstations back at the office.

Power to perform.

With Thunderbolt™,2 professional NVIDIA Quadro 3D Graphics, and optional Quad Core CPUs, the new HP ZBook 17 takes power to a new standard.

Count on dynamic, true workstation performance with the latest 4th generation Intel® Core™ i5 or i7 processors.

Customize this HP ZBook 17 to meet your demands. Keep large files at your fingertips without sacrificing performance with Windows 8 Pro, up to 2.75 TB of storage and up to 32 GB of memory.

Accelerate creative projects with up to 2X faster data transfer speeds than USB 3.0. Easily connect to multiple devices with just one cable. Thunderbolt™ 2 technology makes it possible.

Get the full power of Quadro graphics when you need them and longer battery life when using lighter graphic applications. It’s automatic and seamless with hybrid graphics.

Confidence in colours.

With the optional HP DreamColor display you can maintain accurate, predictable colours that are consistent across your entire digital workflow. What you see on your display is true to the finished product.

Workstation reliability.

During the HP Total Test Process, mobile workstations experience 115,000 hours of performance trials, and with ISV-certifications, the HP ZBook 17 is reliable and ready for business.

Optimize your HP ZBook 17 for peak performance. HP Performance Advisor configures your system with updated settings and drivers to help maximize performance.

No tools needed for upgrades. Just unlatch the HP Easy Access Door to quickly service your hardware.

Available models and Custom builds

The HP ZBook 17 is available in a few pre-configured models or can be built to your exact specifications as a custom build. We can provide a personalised quote for the system you require just contact us with your requirements.

As an example here is the specification of a 17″ Zbook we recently supplied. This is a very high spec system and should be considered as a top-line product. The Zbook range starts at around £1,500 +VAT.

HP Zbook 17″

Microsoft Windows 7 Professional 64
Intel Core i7-4800MQ Quad Core Processor 2.7GHz, 8 threads, 3.7GHz Max. Turbo
32GB 1600MHz DDR3L 2DM
256GB SATA-3 Self Encrypted Drive Solid State Drive
256GB SATA-3 Self Encrypted Drive 2nd Drive Solid
NVIDIA Quadro K5100M Graphics – 8GB GDDR5 ECC RAM
DVD+/-RW SuperMulti DL
Webcam Integrated
17.3 LED Full HD WVA Anti-Glare screen FCAM
8 Cell 75 WHR Long life battery
Fingerprint Reader
230W Hardware Kit
Intel 6235 abgn 2×2 +Bluetooth WW
HP 3 year Next Business Day Onsite Notebook Only Hardware Support

Price: £4,295* +VAT

*Price correct as of Jan 2014. Please contact us for current pricing.

HP ZBook 17 Mobile Workstation features

HP ZBook 17 Mobile Workstation specifications

1. Optional HD Webcam
2. 17.3-inch diagonal LED-backlit HD anti-glare display
3. USB 3.0 ports (2), memory card reader, headphone/microphone jack, Optical drive (select models)
4. Fingerprint reader
5. Spill-resistant keyboard
6. Point stick
7. Touchpad with scroll zone
8. Security cable slot, USB 2.0 port, DisplayPort, Thunderbolt port, USB 3.0 charging port, Smart card reader, ExpressCard port


HP ZBook 17 Mobile Workstation specifications

Operating system Windows 8 Pro 64
Windows 8 64
Windows 7 Professional (available through downgrade rights from Windows 8 Pro)
Windows 7 Professional 64
SUSE Linux Enterprise Desktop
Processors Intel® Core i7-4930MX (3.0 GHz, 1600 MHz, 8 MB cache, 4 cores)
Intel® Core™ i7-4900MQ (2.8 GHz, 1600 MHz, 8 MB cache, 4 cores)
Intel® Core™ i7-4930MX (3 GHz, 1600 MHz, 8 MB cache, 4 cores)
Intel® Core™ i7-4800MQ (2.7 GHz, 1600 MHz, 6 MB cache, 4 cores)
Intel® Core™ i7-4700MQ (2.4 GHz, 1600 MHz, 6 MB cache, 4 cores)
Intel® Core™ i7-4600M (2.9 GHz, 1600 MHz, 4 MB cache, 2 cores)
Intel® Core™ i5-4330M (2.80 GHz, 1600 MHz, 3 MB cache, 2 cores)
Intel® Core™ i5-4300M (2.6 GHz, 1600 MHz, 3 MB cache, 2 cores)
Chipset Mobile Intel® QM87
Memory DDR3L SDRAM, 1600 MHz, 2 or 4 SODIMMs, up to 32 GBTwo SODIMM slots (dual-core processor) or four SODIMM slots (quad-core processor) supporting dual-channel memory.
Internal storage 320/500/750 GB 7200 rpm SMART SATA II
1 TB 5400 rpm SMART SATA II
500 GB 7200 rpm SMART SATA II Self Encrypting Drive
500 GB 5400 rpm SMART SATA II Self Encrypting Drive FIPS 140-2 compliant
Optical storage Blu-ray R/RE DVD+/-RW SuperMulti DL;
Blu-ray ROM DVD+/-RW SuperMulti DL;
DVD+/-RW SuperMulti DL;
Display 17.3″ diagonal LED-backlit HD+ SVA anti-glare (1600 x 900);
17.3″ diagonal LED-backlit FHD WVA anti-glare (1920 x 1080);
17.3″ diagonal LED-backlit FHD DreamColor UWVA anti-glare (1920 x 1080)
Graphics 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),NVIDIA Optimus Technology supported
Audio DTS Studio Sound HD audio (Windows operating systems only);
Integrated stereo speakers;
Integrated microphone (dual-microphone array when quipped with optional webcam);
Button for volume mute, functions keys for volume up and down;
Combo microphone-in/stereo headphone-out jack
Wireless support WLAN: Intel Centrino® Advanced-N 6205 802.11 a/b/g/n (2×2);
Intel Centrino® Advanced-N 6235 802.11 a/b/g/n (2×2) + Bluetooth 4.0 LE Combo;
Intel Dual Band Wireless-AC 7260 802.11ac (2×2) WiFi and Bluetooth 4.0 combo WWAN: HP hs3110 HSPA+ Mobile Module;
HP lt4111 LTE/EV-DO/HSPA+ Gobi4G Module; HP lt4112 LTE/HSPA+Gobi4G Module (EMEA)
Communications Integrated Intel I217-LM Gigabit Network Connection (10/100/1000)
Ports and connectors 2 USB 3.0;
1 USB 2.0;
1 USB 3.0 charging port;
1 Thunderbolt 2;
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
Input devices Spill-resistant keyboard and drain, Touchpad with on/off button, two-way scroll, gestures, three pick buttons;
Pointstick with three additional pointstick buttons;
Image sensor touchpad, 720p HD webcam (on select models)
Software 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 MS Office;
Microsoft Security Essentials;
Cyberlink Power DVD;
Cyberlink Media Suite;
Cyberlink Photo Director;
Cyberlink Power Director;
Cyberlink Power2Go;
Cyberlink YouCam BE;
Cyberlink Webcam Sharing Manager (web download);
PDF Complete Corporate Edition;
Security Standard:
HP Client Security (Windows 8 only);
HP Fingerprint Sensor;
Integrated Smart Card Reader;
Enhanced Pre-Boot Security (multiuser/multifactor);
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)
Dimensions (w x d x h) 16.37 x 10.7 x 1.33 in
41.6 x 27.2 x 3.4 cm
Weight 7.67 lb, 3.48 kg
Power HP Long Life 8-cell (75 WHr) Li-Ion batterySecondary Batteries:
HP BB09 Ultra Extended Life Notebook Battery (9-cell/100 WHr),
HP ST09 Extended Life Notebook Battery (9-cell/73 WHr)
External 200W Slim Smart AC adapter;
External 230W Slim Smart AC adapter;
HP Fast Charge (not supported on 9-cell primary battery)
Expansion Solutions HP Adjustable Dual Monitor Stand
HP Adjustable Display Stand
HP 230W Docking Station
HP 230W Advanced Docking Station
Certification ENERGY STAR® qualified configurations available, Low halogen
  *All options subject to compatibility and availability. Exact specifications per model. Custom builds on request.