HP Probook 5310M - Intel Core 2 Duo

  • HP Probook 5310M - Intel Core 2 Duo
80
Based on 21 scores, 31 reviews available
  • Excellent:
    7
  • Good:
    11
  • Average:
    2
  • Bad:
    1

Pros:

  • Decent performance, Excellent keyboard, Well made, thin and lightweight, Quick boot time
  • Attractive design; strong security and reliability features; reasonable price tag.
  • Core 2 Duo S fast but nets good battery life, Bright 13inch display, Light, toughened aluminum body, Fullsize, spillproof keyboard, Instantboot access to email, web, Decent expansion, Good software security, Very competitive pricing.

Cons:

  • Bottom gets very hot, Top gets rather warm, Display colors are a bit washed out, Displayport and USB port too close together
  • Only 3.5 hours of battery life on the fourcell model

Expert reviews and ratings

By InfoWorld on -

The ProBook 5310m's slim, stylish case impresses--and so do its quick-booting, business-friendly apps. Stay tuned for the results of its lab...

By AnandTech on -

HP is one of the biggest players in the computer industry, and as such they cater to every type of user from your typical home consumer through business executives and data centers. With such a large range of offerings, quality and features can vary...

By Testfreaks on 80

I like the HP ProBook 5310m quite a bit honestly, it’s very thin and lightweight and performs well. The keyboard is one of the nicest I’ve used on a laptop, you can type quickly with no issues and you won’t find yourself hitting the...

By Maximum PC on 90

A premium ultraportable that's light on your budget HP touts the $900 ProBook 5310m as being the world's thinnest full-performance notebook, but its slim form factor doesn't mean limited functionality. The 5310m ultra-portable is burly...

By Electronista on 80

The 5310m is the definition of a well-balanced business portable: it can provide good enough performance to serve as a main system but enough battery life to become a workhorse for the road. It exudes a level of quality but costs much less than some...

By Gadling on -

If you are looking for a cheap plastic laptop, then I'm going to disappoint you - this review is going to take a closer look at a very sturdy and well built laptop. And any laptop with "sturdy" in the description is usually not going to be a cheap...

By PCWorld on 70

The ProBook 5310m's slim, stylish case impresses--and so do its quick-booting, business-friendly apps. Stay tuned for the results of its lab tests....

By TechCentral on -

By ZAM KARIM IS IT me or are notebooks getting sleeker and thinner with the release of newer models? Case in point is the new Hewlett-Packard ProBook 5310m business notebook, which is a mere 23.5mm thick. As a comparison, Apple’s slimmest model,...

By Online Notebook on -

HP ProBook 5310m is an excellent laptop. We didn’t have any issue with the hardware and the performance. If you are looking for a good business laptop, look no further and get this one!...

By Geek.com on -

HP first introduced the ProBook 5310m as the “world’s thinnest full-performance notebook PC” which is a notable claim for the ProBook line, whose defining characteristic tends to be its price-consciousness. While almost every laptop is...

By ZDNet UK on 76

Business users looking for a touch of ultraportable elegance might be drawn to the ProBook 5310m for its chassis design, well-made keyboard and superb 13.3in. screen. The absence of an optical drive may be a deal-breaker for some...

By eWeek on -

Desktops & NotebooksREVIEW: HP ProBook 5310m Means Business, but Poor Design Choices Mar UnitShare By: Cameron Sturdevant2009-12-15Article Rating: / 0 There are 0 user comments on this Desktops & Notebooks story.Rate This Article:Poor Best E-mail ...

By HardwareGeeks on 40

I have been a huge fan of the HP ProBook line since it was first announced, and with each refresh it gets better and better, while keeping the same simple yet stylish design. HP loaned me their ProBook 5310m for about two weeks and I really enjoyed...

By CNET Australia on 85

If you are after a tiny laptop and are certain you won't ever be playing any graphically intensive games on it, you'd be hard pressed to find a better machine than HP's...

By Notebook Review on -

HP ProBook 5310m Review Article ContentsHP ProBook 5310m Review HP promises that the new ProBook 5310m is a "stylish" business notebook that packs performance, battery life, and value inside a thin-and-light 13-inch notebook. Is the ProBook 5310m...

By cnet on 79

A well-priced ultraportable with some pop, the HP ProBook 5310m is a fine business-travel companion. Read full review See all...

By Hardware Central on 93

Looks aren't everything. There's also money. That sounds pretty shallow of us, but appearance and price are the twin issues for IT managers and shoppers in the 13.3-inch ultraportable notebook segment. There are plenty of sleek, sub-four-pound...

By CNET Asia on 71

The attractive body of the ProBook 5310m gives it a premium look for the business executive, but its unimpressive battery life and lack of security hardware may hinder its adoption by some users....

By AsiaOne on -

The ProBook 5310m gives ample computing juice in an anorexic body. Just disregard the flimsy space...

By NotebookCheck on 87

The HP ProBook 5310m is flat and enduring, but not a CULV notebook for the consumer target group, anyhow. The buyer basically gets a well manufactured 13.3 inch notebook with a non-reflective display at a price of a good 900 euro. The 5310m neither...