HP ProBook 5330M

  • HP ProBook 5330M
73
Based on 25 scores, 29 reviews available
  • Excellent:
    1
  • Good:
    11
  • Average:
    8
  • Bad:
    5

Pros:

  • Attractive housing, Metal construction, Intel vPro for business, Robust software suite.
  • Excellent build quality, Solid performance in its class, Good backlit keyboard.
  • Versatile matte display, Durable chassis, Robust suite of security software, Great performance

Cons:

  • Mediocre battery life, Heavy, Lackluster display.
  • Limited configuration options, Gets warmer than expected, Good, but not great battery life.

Expert reviews and ratings

By NotebookCheck on 82

The HP ProBook 5330m convinced us in many areas and proved itself as an excellent business companion. Regrettably, there are also a number of things that spoiled the positive impression. Design and workmanship were not one of the problems though - on...

By itreviews.com on 60

In the end, the HP ProBook 5330m is a good looking notebook with a great keyboard and a good screen. Its internal specifications are fine, but the lack of an optical drive and average battery life could be its downfall. It is a bit heavy, too....

By ZDNet UK on 78

The HP ProBook 5330m is nicely made, with a responsive keyboard, integrated mobile broadband and generally good performance. We'd have liked it even more with an optical drive, USB 3.0 and better battery life. Specifications AudioAudio...

By Electronista on 70

HP recently released the ProBook 5330m, a business-oriented notebook with a stylish appearance that easily could be mistaken for a consumer model. The redesign is not accidental, as the company is attempting to woo customers who desire a business...

By IT PRO on 83

The HP ProBook 5330m would be an excellent ultraportable laptop if only it had the long battery life to go with its sturdy, attractive design and good specification. As such, it's just a good laptop rather than a superb one. If you can live with its...

By Notebook Review on 80

At the end of the work day, the HP ProBook 5330m is the kind of business laptop you'll be happy to take home. For just $799 or $899 you get a well-equipped notebook with extremely durable construction, good performance an a nice keyboard with LED...

By Digital Trends on 70

While slightly more expensive than some other laptops, and handicapped by poor battery life, the HP ProBook 5330m offers a solid combination of hardware and supports it with robust security...

By NotebookCheck on 81

For every feature the HP ProBook 5330m excels at, it misses the mark in an equal number of key areas. For example, the notebook base is built sturdy with its magnesium alloy chassis, but its lid is comparatively more delicate. A standard voltage Core...

By Dev Hardware on

This laptop review covers the Alienware M11x and the HP ProBook 5330m computer systems.The Alienware M11x is an ultra-portable laptop aimed at gaming fans. While it may not be the thinnest in its class, the overall package in terms of design,...

By TechRadar on 60

Back in the day, business laptops were bulky, ugly crates that could splinter the spine of a fully-grown mountain bear. Thankfully that's all in the past, and now modern business portable PCs are not just slim and light, they're also...

By Good Gear Guide on 75

We think that the 13.3in ProBook 5330m is a very good notebook overall, thanks to its solid build quality, decent performance, backlit keyboard and useful security features. However, its battery life is too short and it lacks USB 3.0....

By PC Mag on 70

The components and design of the HP ProBook 5330M are aimed at business users, but the laptop maintains an aurora of elegance. ...

By TechReviewSource on 70

The HP ProBook 5330m is a budget-friendly, attractive business 13.3-inch laptop. It offers solid performance thanks to the Intel Core i3 dual-core processor and some unique features too, like a spill-resistance keyboard and fingerprint reader for...

By PCWorld on 60

The ProBook 5330m is a low-cost, attractive business laptop with a great keyboard but few amenities....

By cnet on 70

The redesigned HP ProBook 5330m is meant to be a stylish rethinking of business laptops. We've heard that before. In the case of this ProBook, it hits the basics but is not really that much of a...

By CNET Asia on 72

Despite its slightly bulky design, the ProBook 5330m isn't heavy and has plenty of useful security features for business users....

By Engadget on 70

The ProBook 5330m's a hell of a laptop for what you'll likely pay: even if you opt for the lowest-end, $799 pre-configured model, you'll get an encrypted 7,200RPM drive, 3G radio, and fingerprint reader. And though we can't promise its...

By LaptopMag on 60

The HP ProBook 5330m has many things going for it: strong performance, great looks, awesome audio, strong wireless scores, and best-in-class bundled software in HP Protect Tools. Unfortunately, this laptop's short battery life is a serious drawback...

By Computer Shopper on 87

Straddling small-business and enterprise laptops, this ProBook offers solid performance and high style at a very low price. Still, it's missing a few key elements, so know what you're getting—and not—before buying....

International Review By Betabuzz on 64

Das HP ProBook 5330m ist ein gelungenes Subnotebook für Business-Anwender. Hätte HP in Sachen Bildschirm noch eine Schippe nachgelegt, wäre das Gerät zweifelsfrei eine der besten Alternativen zu den besagten...