Take charge of your day with the HP EliteBook 740 G1 with Windows 8.1, 4th generation Intel® Core™ i3/i5 processors, and strong security features from HP. The elegant thin and light design with optional HD+ touch display makes the EliteBook ultra-productive in and out of the office. Powerful technology from HP helps you stay productive to support your thriving business. Features Windows 8.1 Pro or other operating systems available Designed for excellence – Take in stunning visuals with the optional HD+ touchscreen on the HP EliteBook 740 G1 Ultrabook™13. Starting at just 1.58 kg (3.48 lb) it’s one of the lightest in its class making it easy to carry between rooms or countries. Perform at the speed of work – Get the latest technology with Windows 8.11 and your choice of 4th generation Intel® Core™ i3/i5 processors that yield impressive speed and performance. Power through your day with up to 33 hours of battery life when using the optional long life slice battery built with professionals in mind. Self-healing safeguard – HP Sure Start is the way to help ensure a proper boot-up thanks to corruption detection, a self-healing BIOS, and recovery that restarts where it left off if the update stalls, fails, or is corrupted. Featuring – Get equipped for business with an drop-jaw Ethernet port, VGA port, DisplayPort, USB Ports with an optional spill-resistant backlit keyboard4 and EasyAccess panel for access to key components. – Never fear bumps and minor spills. The thin and light HP EliteBook 740 G1 endures HP’s Total Test Process of 115000 hours and is designed to undergo MIL-SPEC 810G tests including drop testing. – HP BIOSphere keeps mission-critical data and systems protected with customizable security. – The intuitive Windows 8.1 and visual quality of the optional HD+ touchscreen helps enrich business interactions. – Stay productive throughout the day with the optional HP UltraSlim docking station. – The latest storage options ensure optimum performance from your HP EliteBook. Choose from a range of HDD and SSD options as well as flash cache and a mini-card SSD. – Stay connected to get work done in the field with HP Connection Manager, HP Wireless Hotspot, and HP Mobile Connect10 (EMEA only) and optional 4G LTE. – HP 3D DriveGuard12 helps protect critical information while you’re on the move.