HP ProBook 445 G8 specs, features, and analysis

Here's what you need to know about 2021 HP ProBook 445 G8 including price, display info, CPU, RAM, storage, battery, and more.

Availability

HP ProBook 445 G8
Released2021
Release DateJanuary 2021
Generations
HP ProBook 445 G8 Price
HP ProBook 445 G8 Laptop Computer, 14inch FHD (1920x1080) Business Laptop, AMD Ryzen 5 5600U (6-Core), 16GB RAM, 512GB SSD, Windows 10 Pro (Renewed)
HP ProBook 445 G8 Laptop Computer, 14inch FHD (1920x1080) Business Laptop, AMD Ryzen 5 5600U (6-Core), 16GB RAM, 512GB SSD, Windows 10 Pro (Renewed)
By HP
$284.99
HP ProBook 445 G8 14" FHD (1920x1080) Business Laptop, Ryzen5 5600U (6-Core), 16GB RAM, 512GB SSD, Webcam, Backlit Keyboard, Windows 10 Pro (Renewed)
HP ProBook 445 G8 14" FHD (1920x1080) Business Laptop, Ryzen5 5600U (6-Core), 16GB RAM, 512GB SSD, Webcam, Backlit Keyboard, Windows 10 Pro (Renewed)
By HP
$300.00
HP ProBook 445 G8 14" FHD (16GB DDR4 RAM, 512GB PCIe SSD, AMD 6-Core Ryzen 5 5600U (Beats i7-10750H)) Full HD 1080p IPS Business Laptop, Backlit Keyboard, Type-C, Webcam, Win11 Pro
HP ProBook 445 G8 14" FHD (16GB DDR4 RAM, 512GB PCIe SSD, AMD 6-Core Ryzen 5 5600U (Beats i7-10750H)) Full HD 1080p IPS Business Laptop, Backlit Keyboard, Type-C, Webcam, Win11 Pro
By HP
$499.98
HP ProBook 445 G8 14" FHD (1920x1080) Laptop, Ryzen5 5600U (6-Core), 16GB DDR4 RAM, 256GB SSD, Webcam, Backlit Keyboard, Fingerprint, Windows 10 Pro (Renewed)
HP ProBook 445 G8 14" FHD (1920x1080) Laptop, Ryzen5 5600U (6-Core), 16GB DDR4 RAM, 256GB SSD, Webcam, Backlit Keyboard, Fingerprint, Windows 10 Pro (Renewed)
By HP
$258.00
HP ProBook 445 G8 14" FHD Laptop Computer, AMD Ryzen 5 5600U, 16GB DDR4 RAM, 256GB SSD, Backlit Keyboard, Type-C, HDMI, Windows 10 (Renewed)
HP ProBook 445 G8 14" FHD Laptop Computer, AMD Ryzen 5 5600U, 16GB DDR4 RAM, 256GB SSD, Backlit Keyboard, Type-C, HDMI, Windows 10 (Renewed)
By Dell
$269.00

Exterior

HP ProBook 445 G8
Dimensions12.67 x 8.42 x 0.78 in (321.9 x 213.9 x 19.9 mm)
WeightStarting at 3.03 lbs (1.38 kg)
Colors
Silver
Keyboard and Trackpad
  • HP Premium Keyboard
    • Spill-resistant
    • Optional Durakeys and backlight
  • Trackpad
    • Clickpad with multitouch gesture support

Display

HP ProBook 445 G8
Size14 Inches
Info
  • 14” HD 250 nits
    16:9, 1366 x 768, WLED, 250 nits, 45% NTSC, non-touch, narrow bezel, anti-glare.
  • 14” FHD 4o0 nits
    16:9, 1920 x 1080, WLED, 400 nits, 100% sRGB, low power, non-touch, narrow bezel, anti-glare.
  • 14” FHD 1000 nits with Privacy Screen
    16:9, 1920 x 1080, WLED, 1000 nits, 100% sRGB, low power, non-touch, narrow bezel, anti-glare, HP Sure View Reflect integrated Privacy Screen with HP Eye Ease.

Ports

HP ProBook 445 G8
Ports
Left (3)
HP ProBook 445 G8 Ports - Left
Image Source: HP
  • 1 x lock slot
  • 1 x RJ-45
    1 Gbps
  • 1 x USB-A
    USB 3.2 Gen 1 (5 Gbps)
Right (7)
HP ProBook 445 G8 Ports - Right
Image Source: HP
  • 1 x microSD card slot
  • 1 x headphone jack
    Headphone/Microphone
  • 1 x HDMI
    v2.1
  • 1 x USB-A
    USB 3.2 Gen 1 (5 Gbps)
  • 1 x USB-A
    USB 3.2 Gen 1 (5 Gbps), Hp Sleep and Charge
  • 1 x USB-C
    USB 3.2 Gen 2 (10 Gbps), Hp Sleep and Charge, Power Delivery, DisplayPort 1.4
  • 1 x power port

Internal Specs

HP ProBook 445 G8
Processor
  1. AMD Ryzen™ 3 5400U
    4 cores, 8 threads, 2.60 → 4.00 GHz, 2MB L2 Cache, 8MB L3 Cache, 15W
  2. AMD Ryzen™ 5 5600U
    6 cores, 12 threads, 2.30 → 4.20 GHz, 3MB L2 Cache, 16MB L3 Cache, 15W
  3. AMD Ryzen™ 7 5800U
    8 cores, 16 threads, 1.90 → 4.40 GHz, 4MB L2 Cache, 16MB L3 Cache, 15W
  4. AMD Ryzen™ 5 Pro 5650U
    6 cores, 12 threads, 2.30 → 4.20 GHz, 3MB L2 Cache, 16MB L3 Cache, 15W
  5. AMD Ryzen™ 7 Pro 5850U
    8 cores, 16 threads, 1.90 → 4.40 GHz, 4MB L2 Cache, 16MB L3 Cache, 15W

Geekbench 5 Single Core

HP ProBook 445 G81
AMD Ryzen™ 3 5400U1,08184.19%
2
AMD Ryzen™ 5 5600U1,21094.24%
3
AMD Ryzen™ 7 5800U1,284100.00%
4
AMD Ryzen™ 5 Pro 5650U1,26098.13%
5
AMD Ryzen™ 7 Pro 5850U1,27098.91%
01,284

Geekbench 5 Multi-Core

HP ProBook 445 G81
AMD Ryzen™ 3 5400U3,63558.32%
2
AMD Ryzen™ 5 5600U5,30285.06%
3
AMD Ryzen™ 7 5800U6,233100.00%
4
AMD Ryzen™ 5 Pro 5650U5,01580.46%
5
AMD Ryzen™ 7 Pro 5850U5,72791.88%
06,233
Integrated Graphics
  1. AMD Ryzen™ 3 5400U
    AMD Radeon™ Graphics
    6 Graphics Cores, 1600 MHz
  2. AMD Ryzen™ 5 5600U
    AMD Radeon™ Graphics
    7 Graphics Cores, 1800 MHz
  3. AMD Ryzen™ 7 5800U
    AMD Radeon™ Graphics
    8 Graphics Cores, 2000 MHz
  4. AMD Ryzen™ 5 Pro 5650U
    AMD Radeon™ Graphics
    7 Graphics Cores, 1800 MHz
  5. AMD Ryzen™ 7 Pro 5850U
    AMD Radeon™ Graphics
    8 Graphics Cores, 2000 MHz
Memory
  • Memory Info
    • Slots: 2 x SODIMM Slots
    • Type: DDR4-3200 MHz
  • Memory Configurations
    • 8GB 16GB 32GB
      DDR4
Storage
  • Storage Slots
    • 1 x M.2 PCIe SSD slot
  • Storage Configurations
    • 128GB 256GB 512GB 1TB
      PCIe SSD
Fans Number1
Cooling InfoActive Cooling

Connectivity

HP ProBook 445 G8
Wi-Fi
  • Intel Dual Band Wireless-AC Wi-Fi 5 9560 802.11a/b/g/n/ac
  • Realtek Wi-Fi 5 802.11a/b/g/n/ac
  • Intel Wi-Fi 6 AX201 802.11a/b/g/n/ac/ax
BluetoothBluetooth 5
EthernetRealtek RTL8111HSH 10/100/1000 Integrated NIC
More
  • NFC NXP NPC300 Near Field Communication Module (NFC Mirage WNC XRAV-1)

Battery

HP ProBook 445 G8
Size45 Wh
HP Long Life 3-cell
Power Supply
  • HP Smart 65 W External AC power adapter
  • HP Smart 65 W EM External AC power adapter
  • HP Smart 65 W USB Type-C adapter
  • HP Smart 45 W External AC power adapter
  • HP Smart 45 W USB Type-C adapter

Software

HP ProBook 445 G8
OS
  • Windows 10 Pro 64 (National Academic License)
  • Windows 10 Pro 64 (recommended by HP)
  • Windows 10 Home 64
  • Windows 10 Home Single Language 64
  • Windows 10 Enterprise 64 (Volume Licensing Agreement)
  • Windows 10 Enterprise 64 (web support)
  • FreeDOS 1.2
Built-in Apps
  • HP Hotkey Support
  • HP Sure Recover Gen4 (requires internet connection and not for systems with multiple drives)
  • HP Sure Click
  • HP Sure Sense
  • HP Sure Start Gen6
  • HP Sure Admin
  • HP Sure Run Gen4
  • HP Image Assistant (available for download)
  • HP Support Assistant (requires Windows and internet access)
  • HP Noise Cancellation software
  • HP Notifications
  • HP Touchpoint Customizer
  • HP Privacy Settings
  • HP Power Manager
  • HP Wireless Button Driver
  • HP WorkWell
  • myHP
  • HP PC Hardware Diagnostics Windows
  • HP Pro Security Edition (available on select platforms)
  • HP QuickDrop

Camera & Audio

HP ProBook 445 G8
Camera
  • 720p HD Camera with Temporal Noise Reduction
  • 720p HD Camera and IR camera with Temporal Noise Reduction
Audio
  • Integrated stereo speakers
  • Integrated dual-array microphone

Misc

HP ProBook 445 G8
SensorsFingerprint sensor (optional)
SecuritySecurity Features
  •  HP Client Security Manager Gen7 (requires Windows and is available on select platforms)
  • HP Fingerprint Sensor (sold separately or as an optional feature)
  • Microsoft Defender (opt-in and internet connection required for updates)
  • For Windows 10, Trusted Platform Module (TPM) 2.0 (Infineon SLB9670)
  • Common Criteria EAL4+ Certified
BIOS
  • HP BIOSphere Gen6 (available on select platforms)
  • HP DriveLock/HP Automatic DriveLock
  • BIOS Update via Network
  • HP LAN-Wireless Protection
  • HP Secure Erase (methods outlined in the National Institute of Standards and Technology Special Publication 800-88)
  • Absolute Persistence Module
Manageability
  • HP Driver packs (available for download)
  • HP Client Catalog (available for download)
  • HP Client Management Script Library (available for download)
  • HP Management Integration Kit Gen4 (available for download)
Chasis
  • Support for chassis padlocks and cable lock devices
  • HP Client Catalog (available for download)
Warranty1-year limited warranty includes 1 year of parts and labor.

Key Features

HP ProBook 445 G8
At Glance
Released in Early
2021
16:9 FHD
14”
1080p 60Hz
Weight
3.03 lb
1.37 kg
Up to
AMD Ryzen 7 Pro 5850U
8C/16T, 1.90 → 4.40 GHz
Geekbench 5
1,270
Single Core
Geekbench 5
5,727
Multi-Core
With integrated
AMD Radeon™ Graphics
8 Graphics Cores, 2000 MHz
Upgradable up to
32GB
3200 MHz DDR4
HP ProBook 445 G8 Ports - Left
HP ProBook 445 G8 Ports - Right

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Supports Windows 11

HP ProBook 445 G8 exceed all minimum system requirements for Windows 11.

RequirementsHP ProBook 445 G8
Secure BootYes
TPM 2.0 TPM 2.0
ProcessorAMD Ryzen 3-5400U → AMD Ryzen 7 Pro 5850U
4GB RAM4GB → 32GB
64GB Drive128GB → 2TB
2 Cores CPU4 → 8 cores
Upgradable storage

HP ProBook 445 G8 comes with a single removable M.2 SSD slot that you can replace and upgrade in the future. Learn more

Storage SlotsHP ProBook 445 G8
M.2x1
SATA0
Upgradable memory

The HP ProBook 445 G8 has two RAM slots which you can use to add or replace with a larger one if it isn't already at the maximum size that the system chipset support. Learn more

MemoryHP ProBook 445 G8
Slotsx2
TypeDDR4
Speed3200 MHz

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