Comparison of HP ProBook 640 G1 14″ (MBHP640/2.6Ci5P-128) vs ASUS Chromebook C523 15″ (C523NA-IH44F)
Comparison of ASUS Chromebook C523 15″ (C523NA-IH44F) vs HP ProBook 640 G1 14″ (MBHP640/2.6Ci5P-128)

HP ProBook 640 G1 14″ (MBHP640/2.6Ci5P-128) vs ASUS Chromebook C523 15″ (C523NA-IH44F)

Comparison summary

For performance HP ProBook 640 G1 14″ has a lot better processor. It also has more memory.

The laptops have different operating systems, ProBook 640 G1 has Windows 10 Pro and ASUS Chromebook C523 15″ has Chrome OS.

Chromebook C523 features a higher resolution screen (Full HD).

Chromebook C523 has a bigger screen. For portability Chromebook C523 is lighter.

ProBook 640 G1 has more SSD storage.

ProBook 640 G1 is a bit cheaper.

Compare technical specifications of HP ProBook 640 G1 14″ (MBHP640/2.6Ci5P-128)
Compare technical specifications of ASUS Chromebook C523 15″ (C523NA-IH44F)

HP ProBook 640 G1 14″ (MBHP640/2.6Ci5P-128)

ASUS Chromebook C523 15″ (C523NA-IH44F)

Compare specifications

HP ProBook 640 G1 14″ (MBHP640/2.6Ci5P-128)ASUS Chromebook C523 15″ (C523NA-IH44F)
Processor (CPU)?Central Processing Unit is the heart of a laptop and is responsible for executing programs.
Intel Core i5 SeriesIntel Celeron N3350
Memory (RAM)?Memory increases the general speed of a laptop.
8gb4gb
Screen size
14in15.6″
Screen resolution
HD (1366 x 768 pixels)Full HD (1920 x 1080 pixels)
Weight
4.4 lbs (2 kg)3.15 lbs (1.43 kg)
Operating system (OS)
Windows 10 ProChrome OS
Hard drives
120gb SSD64gb SSD
Amazon.com List Price
$258.98$299.99
Amazon.com Lowest New Price
$258.98$269.00
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Amazon.com description

HP ProBook 640 G1 Intel i5-4200M 2.50GHz 8GB RAM 128GB SSD Windows 10 Pro (Renewed)

Intel Core i5-4300M 2.6GHz Processor

8GB DDR3 - 128GB Solid State Drive

14in diagonal LED-backlit HD anti-glare (1366 x 768)

Microsoft Windows 10 Professional (64-Bit)

ASUS Chromebook C523, 15.6" FHD NanoEdge-Display with 180 Degree-Hinge, Intel Celeron N3350-Processor, 4GB LPDDR4-RAM, 64GB Storage, Chrome OS, Silver, Laptop-Sleeve Protector, C523NA-IH44F

15.6 inch Full HD 1920x1080 Anti-Glare NanoEdge display featuring an ultra-narrow bezel

The Full HD display has a durable 180 degree hinge that can be laid flat to easily share content

Powered by the Intel Celeron N3350 Processor (2M Cache, up to 2.4 GHz) for fast and snappy performance

4GB LPDDR4 RAM; 64GB eMMC storage

Stay connected with Wi-Fi 5 (802.11ac), Bluetooth 4.0, 2x USB 3.2 Type-C (Gen 1), 2x USB 3.2 Type-A (Gen 1), and Micro SD card reader

Very portable at only 0.6” thin and 3.15 lbs

Modern connectivity and security with Google Assistant voice-recognition support and Google Security Chip H1

Chromebook runs on Chrome OS - an operating system by Google that is built for the way we live today. It comes with built-in virus protection, updates automatically, boots up in seconds and continues to stay fast over time.

Chromebooks come with built-in storage for offline access to your most important files and a 12-month Google One trial that gives you additional storage across Gmail, Google Drive and Google Photos. This offer from Google will expire by 1/31/2021. Google features’ availability varies according to country. Please check with your local ASUS retailer for details.