HP Elitebook Folio 9470m
Light, sleek, and sturdy design.
Spacious backlit keyboard with touch pad and pointer.
Good array of ports.
Removable battery and optional second battery.
Choice of Windows 7 or Windows 8.
USB 3,0 only.
Dual pointing devices.
Fully IT serviceable.
No touch screen.
Loose-feeling keys and annoyingly narrow power button.
Lack of unique features to justify its high price.
Poor webcam quality.
Windows 8 user interface awkward with touchpad.
By Good Gear Guide on May 26, 2013
HP's EliteBook Folio 9470m is a well built, good looking and very comfortable to use Ultrabook, and it's also very fast. All of that good stuff comes at a high price that's perhaps typical of machines aimed at high-end business users....80
By Gadling on April 29, 2013
Over the past few years our expectations of what our laptops are capable of have changed dramatically. Not all that long ago we were content with simply having a reasonably fast portable computer that could help us get our work done and stay in...-
By DigitalVersus on April 19, 2013
The HP EliteBook Folio 9470m falls into the same trap as so many other laptops: it has good processing power, the body is well built and the battery life is more than sufficient, but the screen is of such terrible quality (despite its matte surface)...60
By AnandTech on March 29, 2013
Whenever I ask a vendor what the resolution of the notebook they're releasing is, the reply of "1366x768" is always tinged with either sheepishness or defiance. I'm reasonably certain that somewhere in the bowels of the HPs and Dells of the...-
By Digital Trends on March 07, 2013
The HP EliteBook Folio 9470m, like the Folio 13 before it, offers a nice balance of portability and power with long battery life. There are some significant drawbacks, the biggest one being the display. Our $1,349 base configuration isn't the only...70
By pcworld.com_techhive.com on February 13, 2013
Pleasingly thin and light, the HP Elitebook Folio 9470m delivers several business-friendly extras, and its solid-state drive makes it speedy on many tasks. But it's a bit short on storage and system memory, and it's pricey for a 14-inch...70
By InfoWorld on February 11, 2013
Is it possible to ship a late-model laptop with Windows 8 as a preload (even if it's only an option along with Windows 7) and not include a touchscreen? Given that this HP Ultrabook is aimed mainly at business-class users, the answer appears to be...89
By Computer Shopper on February 06, 2013
HP extends its EliteBook line with a solid ultrabook. The 9470m is sleek and light, with a removable battery and plenty of ports. Windows 8 is an option, but without a touch screen, execs may prefer to stick with Win 7....70
By NotebookCheck on January 24, 2013
On paper the 14-inch EliteBook Folio 9470m offers a lot of notebook for a lot of money. With the case, input devices, ports, performance and runtime HP fulfills the high expectations that come with a price of 1,550 Euros. For this money you can almost...85
By cnet on January 23, 2013
The HP Elitebook Folio 9470m does a serviceable job at being a good thin all-around Windows 8 business laptop, but it doesn’t rise from the pack, and it doesn’t take any...70