Most Common Secondhand HP Laptops with Exciting Specs.

Most Common Secondhand HP Laptops with Exciting Specs.

HP is one of the most popular laptop brands here in Nigeria and in other parts of the world. It is widely accepted because they have nice designs, are extremely durable with a strong lineup of hardware. When compared to some similar brands, HP laptops still remain more affordable and for their new laptops, you can get up to 3 years of warranty. Let’s take you through the most common secondhand HP laptops for those who want to enjoy a sleek and reliable laptop but have a constrained budget.

HP Elitebook 1040 G2

This laptop is an improvement of the HP Elitebook 1040 G1 model and is very suitable for professional work or studies. It weighs about 1.51kg which is pretty light and has a moderate screen size of 14 inches (35.56cm) display. Originally, it runs on Windows 7 professional operating system but can be upgraded to a Windows 10 Pro and is powered by Intel Core i7-5600U with Intel HG Graphics 5500, Core 960 MHz, and a 2.60GHz which is a reasonable speed but might not be ideal for heavy users. The battery life of the HP Elitebook 1040 G2 makes it one of the most common secondhand HP laptops preferred by many. In terms of performance and storage, this laptop operates on 256 GB SSD with 8GB RAM.

HP Probook 430 

The battery life of a brand new HP Probook 430 is about 10 hours, however, if gotten as a secondhand laptop you will need to test it to know how long it can run. If it lasts up to 5 or 6 hours then it’s good enough at a fairly used price. It weighs about 3.29 pounds and has a 14.1 inches screen size. Excluding the 3 USB ports, it had other ports for headphone, HDMI, Ethernet, VGA, and USB Type-C. This is a 6th generation laptop with full HD display, 500GB HDD, 8GB RAM, and runs on Windows 10 Pro 64 bit operating system with intel core i5 processor. The highest available resolution is 1366 x 768. The HP Probook 430 is currently for sale on for ₦135,000.

HP Folio 9470m

If you need a rugged laptop that doesn’t weigh so much, this is a great option for you. The HP Folio 9470m laptop weighs 3.6 pounds and has a matte 14-inch screen with a 1,366 x 768-pixel antiglare display. Its black keyboard can easily be used at any time of the day with the help of the LED-lit feature. Although it isn’t as fast as some of the other common secondhand HP laptops on this list, it has a 1.8GHz Intel Core i5-3427 CPU with 4GB RAM, 180GB SSD, Intel HD 4000 graphics. Its small storage space isn’t much of a problem and can be configured to have 8GB RAM, 500GB hybrid hard disk and Windows 10 Pro 64 bit. You can also secure this laptop with your fingerprint.

HP 1030 G1

This laptop is popularly used by business professionals who love it for its slim and compact design. It weighs about 1.16kg and comes in a 13.3-inch display with 3200 x 1800 pixels which can be considered as a high resolution for a laptop of this nature. It works perfectly with Windows 10 and has a touchscreen. This laptop might not be ideal for you if you prefer laptops with a wider screen. However, its compact design makes the keyboard very convenient to use as the keys aren’t far apart so be sure not to experience burnout when typing for extended periods. Even when used for long hours, the temperature remains lukewarm. With its passive cooling and 256 SSD drive, you do not experience any loud noise or excessive heat emission while working. The downside of the HP 1030 G1 laptop is that it consumes more power when compared to other laptops on this list. This is due to its bright high-resolution display.

HP Probook x360 11 G4 EE

We can call this the smallest laptop on this list of common secondhand HP laptops. Even with its small screen size of 11.6 inches, its specification is very exciting. This is an 8th generation HP laptop with 2 cores, 4 logical processors, touchscreen, double camera, Intel core i5, 128 GB SSD, 8GB SSD, and more. What else do you desire from a low budget laptop like the HP Probook x360 11 G4 EE? And we didn’t mention that it’s also a convertible laptop. On the left side of the laptop, you’ll find the lock cable slot, USB 3.2 Gen 1 (Type-A), audio port, power and volume buttons. Turning it to the right side, you’ll find the memory card reader slot, 2 USB 3.2 slots, HDMI port, a Gigabit Ethernet and power connector port.

All the secondhand HP laptops listed above cost between 135k - 180k on And with less than 200k, you can get some other options with even better specifications. Simply visit our store to see all our functional and affordable laptops.