HP EliteDesk 705 G3 Desktop Mini Business PC - Specifications (2023)



Operating systems







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Keyboards/pointing devices



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Operating systems





Preinstalled (Windows)* **

Windows 10 Pro 64

Windows 10 Home 64

Preinstalled (other)

FreeDOS 2.0

NeoKylin Linux 64


Windows 10 Pro 64

Windows 10 Home 64

Windows 10 Enterprise 64

Tested and documented

Windows 7 Professional 64*


*HP intends to test the available Windows 7 Professional drivers and document how they perform. Some device drivers might not be certified by Microsoft.


*This product does not support Windows 8 or Windows 7. In accordance with Microsoft support policy, HP does not support the Windows 8 or Windows 7 operating system on this product or provide any Windows 8 or Windows 7 drivers.


**Not all features are available in all editions or versions of Windows. Systems might require upgraded and/or separately purchased hardware, drivers, software, or BIOS update to take full advantage of Windows functionality. Windows 10 automatic updates are always enabled. ISP fees might apply and additional requirements might apply over time for updates.




AMD PRO A12-9800E with AMD Radeon R7 graphics

35 W

Up to 3.8 GHz maximum boost frequency (3.1 GHz base frequency)

2 MB L2 cache, 4 cores, 8 Radeon cores

Discrete-class graphics

DDR4 memory up to 2133 MT/s data rate

AMD DASH 1.1 supported

AMD PRO A10-9700E accelerated processor with AMD Radeon R7 graphics

35 W

Up to 3.5 GHz maximum boost frequency (3.0 GHz base frequency)

2 MB L2 cache, 4 cores, 6 Radeon cores

Discrete-class graphics

DDR4 memory up to 2133 MT/s data rate

AMD DASH 1.1 supported

AMD PRO A6-9500E with AMD Radeon R5 series

35 W

Up to 3.9 GHz maximum boost frequency (3.2 GHz base frequency)

1 MB L2 cache, 2 cores, 4 Radeon cores

Discrete-class graphics

DDR4 memory up to 2133 MT/s data rate

AMD DASH 1.1 supported


Multi-core is designed to improve performance of certain software products. Not all customers or software applications necessarily benefit from use of this technology. Performance and clock frequency vary depending on application workload and hardware and software configurations. AMD numbering is not a measurement of clock speed.

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HP BIOSphere with Sure Start


Available only on business PCs with HP BIOS.

HP DriveLock

HP BIOS protection

BIOS update via network

Master boot record security

Power on authentication

Pre-boot security

Secure erase

HP Spare Key


Requires initial user setup.

Hybrid boot

Measured boot

Secure boot

Absolute persistence module


Activated when customers activate a purchased subscription.

Preboot authentication


CyberLink Power media player

Native Miracast support

HP value add software

HP ePrint driver


Requires an Internet connection to HP web-enabled printer and HP ePrint account registration. Requires optional broadband module. Broadband use requires separately purchased service contract. Check with service provider for coverage and availability in your area. Separately purchased data plans or usage fees might apply. Print times and connection speeds might vary.

HP Recovery Manager

HP Support Assistant

HP JumpStart

Microsoft products

Bing search

Skype for Business certified (Not available in China)


HP Driver Packs*

HP SoftPaq Download Manager (SDM)

HP System Software Manager (SSM)*

HP BIOS Config Utility (BCU)*

HP Client Catalog*

HP CIK for Microsoft SCCM*

LANDESK Management**

Discover HP Touchpoint Manager

HP Image Assistant*


*Available for download.


**Subscription required.


HP Security Manager (including Credential Manager and Password Manager)

HP DriveLock

HP Password Manager

Absolute persistence module

Power on authentication

Microsoft Defender*


*Opt in and internet connection required for updates.

Trusted platform module TPM 2.0 embedded security chip (SLB9670 - Common Criteria EAL4+ certified)

SATA 0, 1 port disablement (via BIOS)

Serial, USB enable/disable (via BIOS)

Setup password (via BIOS)

Solenoid hood lock/Intrusion sensor

Chassis padlocks and cable lock devices supported


HP Cloud Recovery download tool (Cloud Recovery Client) is available under Software and Drivers section on the support page.




System integrated graphics

AMD Radeon HD graphics


DTS Studio Sound with Realtek codec ALC221

Microphone and headphone front ports, 3.5mm (.14 in)

Internal mono speaker (standard)

HP UC speaker phone*

HP UC speaker phone mounting bracket*


*Optional and must be configured at purchase.





DDR4-2133 (Transfer rates up to 2133 MT/s)


Memory modules support data transfer rates up to 2133 MT/s; actual data rate is determined by the system configured processor. See processor specifications for supported memory data rate.

32 GB


Full availability of 4 GB or more of memory requires a 64-bit operating system.

(2) SODIMM slots

6.35 cm (2.5 in) 7.2k rpm hard disk drives



500 GB SATA, 2nd

6.35 cm (2.5 in) solid state hybrid drives (SSHD)

1 TB 5400 rpm 6.35 cm (2.5 in) 8 GB hybrid

1 TB 5400 rpm 6.35 cm (2.5 in) 8 GB hybrid, 2nd

500 GB 5400 rpm 6.35 cm (2.5 in) 8 GB hybrid

500 GB 5400 rpm 6.35 cm (2.5 in) 8 GB hybrid, 2nd

6.35 cm (2.5 in) self-encrypting drives (SED)

500 GB 5400 rpm 6.35 cm (2.5 in) federal information processing standard (FIPS) SED, 2nd

500 GB 7200 rpm 6.35 cm (2.5 in) SED Opal 2

512 GB SED SSD Opal 2 drive

512 GB SED SSD Opal 2 drive, 2nd


HP Turbo Drive G2 solid state drives

HP 128 GB Turbo Drive G2 SSD M.2 drive

HP 256 GB Turbo Drive G2 SSD M.2 drive

HP 512 GB Turbo Drive G2 SSD M.2 drive

HP 256 GB Turbo Drive G2 TLC SSD M.2 drive

HP 512 GB Turbo Drive G2 TLC SSD M.2 drive

6.35 cm (2.5 in) SATA solid state drives

HP Value 128 GB SSD drive

HP Value 128 GB SSD drive, 2nd

HP Value 256 GB SSD drive

HP Value 256 GB SSD drive, 2nd

Intel Pro 5400s 240 GB SSD drive

Intel Pro 5400s 240 GB SSD drive, 2nd

HP 256 GB TLC SSD drive

HP 256 GB TLC SSD drive, 2nd

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For hard drives and solid state drives, GB = 1 billion bytes. TB = 1 trillion bytes. Actual formatted capacity is less. Up to 36 GB (for Windows 10) of system disk is reserved for the system recovery software.




Ethernet (RJ-45)

Broadcom NetXtreme Gigabit Ethernet LOM BCM5762 - DASH compliant NIC

Wireless LAN (optional)*

Intel 8260 802.11AC 2 x 2 DualBand M.2 combo card

Intel 7265 802.11AC 2 x 2 DualBand M.2 combo card

Intel 3165 802.11AC 1 x 1 SingleBand M.2 combo card


*Wireless access point and Internet service required and not included. Availability of public wireless access points limited.





(1) Turbo drive M.2 PCLe x1-2230 for WLAN

(1) Turbo drive M.2 PCLe x4-2280 for storage


(2) USB 2.0, rear

(4) USB 3.1 Gen 1: (2) front, (2) rear

(1) VGA

(1) DisplayPort

(1) HDMI, 2nd DisplayPort, or Serial (RS-232) connector (optional)

(1) Headphone/microphone, front

(1) Headphone connector, front

(1) RJ-45 connector

(1) DM SATA storage connector


(1) 6.35 cm (2.5 in) internal storage drive bay

Keyboards/pointing devices




HP Conferencing keyboard

HP USB Business Slim keyboard

HP Grey USB keyboard


HP USB 1000 dpi laser mouse

HP Grey mouse

HP USB mouse

HP USB mouse (China only)

HP USB Hardened mouse


HP Wireless Business Slim keyboard and mouse

HP USB keyboard and mouse (China only)


HP mouse pad


Keyboards and pointing devices are optional and must be configured at purchase.





HP DisplayPort to DVI-D adapter

HP DisplayPort to DVI-D adapter, 2nd

HP DisplayPort to HDMI 4K adapter

HP DisplayPort to HDMI 4K adapter, 2nd

HP DisplayPort to VGA adapter

HP DisplayPort to VGA adapter, 2nd


HP DisplayPort cable

HP DisplayPort cable, 2nd

HP DVI cable (with DisplayPort to DVI Adapter installed)

HP 700 mm DisplayPort cable kit


Adapters and cables are optional and must configured at purchase.

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Power supply specifications



Power supply


Standard efficiency

65 W active PFC,89% average efficiency

90 W active PFC,89% average efficiency

Operating voltage range

90 - 264 VAC

Rated voltage range

100 - 240 VAC

Rated line frequency

50/60 Hz

Operating line frequency

47 – 63 Hz

Rated input current with energy efficient power supply

65 W/1.7 A

90 W/1.4 A

DC output

19.5 V

Current leakage (NFPA 99)

Less than 500 microamps of leakage current at 120 VAC with the ground wire disconnected, as required for non-patient electrical appliances and equipment used in a patient care facility or that contact patients in normal use. Per section

Less than 100 microamps of leakage current at 120 VAC with the ground wire intact with normal polarity, as required for non-patient electrical appliances and equipment used in a patient care facility or that contact patients in normal use. Per section

Power cord length

1.83 m (6 ft)




Chassis (W x D x H)

177 x 175 x 34 mm (6.97 x 6.89 x 1.34 in)

Horizontal orientation

System volume

1.05 L (62.79 cu in)

System weight

1.3 kg (2.86 lbs)

Stand dimensions (W x D x H)

117 x 160 x 19.5 mm (4.6 x 6.3 x .77 in)

Packaging (W x D x H)

198 x 290 x 500 mm (7.8 x 11.42 x 19.7 in)

Shipping weight

4.1 kg (9.04 lbs)

Palletization profile

(8) units per layer

(10/12) layer maximum*

(80/96) units per pallet*

119.7 x 99.8 x 252.1 cm (47.13 x 39.29 x 99.25 in) (including pallet)


Depending on whether 12.19 m (40 ft) standard sea container or 12.19 m (40 ft) high-cube sea container is used.


Weights and dimensions configured with 1 hard disk drive.

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How much RAM does the HP EliteDesk 705 G3 support? ›

How much memory does the HP EliteDesk 705 G3 SFF Computer take? You can upgrade your HP EliteDesk 705 G3 SFF Computer to up to a maximum memory capacity of 64GB Memory.

Does HP EliteDesk 705 G3 have WiFi? ›

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Does HP EliteDesk 705 have WiFi? ›

Hi: Most HP business desktops don't come with built in wifi. You have already determined that wifi does not exist, due to the lack of its presence in the device manager.

What is the price of HP EliteDesk 705 G3 SFF AMD A10 9700? ›

Amd Pro A10 Series Mini HP Elitedesk 705 G3 Server, For Computer, AMD Ryzen 3 at Rs 5500 in New Delhi.

What is the maximum RAM for HP EliteDesk? ›

RAM Upgrades | EliteDesk 800 G1 (Ultra-slim Desktop - USDT) - max up to 16GB.

Is HP EliteDesk 705 good for gaming? ›

The more powerful the graphics card the higher, smoother frame rates you will get, the higher resolution you can run at, and the better your games will look. For graphics, this HP computer has a AMD Radeon RX Vega. We rate this AMD GPU as powerful enough to run 903 games at a recommended level.

Does my HP EliteDesk have Bluetooth? ›

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What ports does HP EliteDesk 705 G3 have? ›

If you want to add external storage, optical drives, mice, keyboards, printers, memory card readers, and more, the 705 G3 offers two 10 Gb/s USB 3.1 Type-A ports, four 5 Gb/s USB 3.0 Type-A ports, and four USB 2.0 Type-A ports, one of which doubles as a fast charging port, as well as one serial port and two PS/2 ports.

How do I connect my HP desktop to WiFi without cable? ›

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How do I connect my HP computer to WiFi with cable? ›

Configure the wireless router
  1. Connect a network cable from a network port on the computer to one on the wireless router.
  2. Turn the computer on and wait for Windows to open and connect to the router.
  3. If prompted, enter the default router user name and password.
  4. Follow the prompts to configure the router security settings.

How do I turn on wireless capability on my HP desktop? ›

It's in the left pane of Control Panel. Right-click on Wireless Connection. Click on Enable.

How old is the HP EliteDesk? ›

HP Model Years
ModelRelease / Announce Date
HP Compaq 8000 EliteQ4 2009
HP Pro 3130 PCQ2 2010
HP ProOne 600 G1 AiOQ1 2014
HP EliteDesk 800 G1Q1 2014
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How much RAM does HP EliteDesk 800 G3 SFF support? ›

The current memory configuration is one 8GB module with an additional three slots available for memory upgrades, making for a total of four 288-pin DIMM slots. With all four slots in use, this system supports 64GB of RAM, or 16GB per slot.

When was HP EliteDesk 705 G1 released? ›

*Available October, 2014. AMD A-Series Accelerated Processor (APU) based PC with an AMD Radeon™ DirectX® 11 capable discrete graphics card.

Can I upgrade the RAM on my HP desktop? ›

To improve system performance, you can upgrade the random-access memory (RAM) in your computer. Before you purchase additional memory, make sure that you know the type of memory used by your computer, the maximum amount of memory for your computer, and the memory slot configuration.

How can I tell the maximum RAM my computer will support? ›

Check Maximum RAM Capacity of Your Computer
  1. Open Run by pressing Windows key + R.
  2. Copy the command – wmic memphysical get maxcapacity to the Command Prompt window and press Enter.
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How do I check my HP RAM capacity? ›

Determine the amount of Random Access Memory (RAM)
  1. Click Start and then click Run.
  2. Type msinfo32 and click Ok.
  3. The amount of RAM is displayed in the right column under Total Physical Memory.

Is the EliteDesk 705 g3 mini any good? ›

Great machine, small, fast boot time, SSD very fast, wired and wireless network, Bluetooth, sound, excellent graphics. This little machine can do 4K video at 60 FPS; just remember to buy an HDMI->DisplayPort that supports 4K. Indeed most pictures show the HDMI but this model has one VGA and 2 DisplayPort connectors.

Does the HP EliteDesk have a graphics card? ›

NVIDIA GeForce GT 730 2 GB PCIe x8 graphics card.

Which is better HP ProDesk or HP EliteDesk? ›

EliteDesk offers better processing power and graphics over ProDesk. Z Workstations have superior processing power, graphics capabilities, and security features for a higher price tag. Not sure which one is right for your company? Our experts can help.

Does HP EliteDesk have HDMI port? ›

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Does HP EliteDesk have built in Wi-Fi? ›

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Is the HP EliteDesk Wi-Fi capable? ›

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Does HP EliteDesk have USB C port? ›

Rear panel components. One of the following ports may be used: DisplayPort, HDMI, VGA, USB Type-C, serial port, Thunderbolt, or Fiber NIC.

How to boot from USB HP EliteDesk 705? ›

To select the boot options menu, turn on the PC, tap the ESC key at the beginning of the HP welcome screen to get the menu of options. Select the F9 boot options menu. Boot from the legacy USB flash drive.

What is the maximum RAM for HP EliteDesk 800 G3? ›

DDR4-2400Maximum: 64 GB Number of slots: (4) DIMM (all slots are customer accessible/upgradeable) Up to 2400 MT/s
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Can I connect my desktop computer to the Internet wirelessly? ›

To connect your portable or desktop PC to your wireless network, the PC must have a wireless network adapter. Most laptops and tablets—and some desktop PCs—come with a wireless network adapter already installed.

How can I connect my computer to Wi-Fi without cable? ›

On Android: Settings > Network and Internet > Hotspot & Tethering and toggle on Tethering. On iPhone: Settings > Cellular > Personal Hotspot and toggle on Personal Hotspot.

What is the best way to connect desktop to Internet? ›

You can connect to a wireless network by using your computer's Wi-Fi settings. Alternatively, you can connect the computer directly to the Internet modem or router using an Ethernet cable.

What is the maximum RAM for HP G7000? ›

How much memory does the HP G7000 CTO Notebook (DDR2-667MHz) Laptop take? You can upgrade your HP G7000 CTO Notebook (DDR2-667MHz) Laptop to up to a maximum memory capacity of 2GB Memory.

What RAM does HP EliteBook 725 G3 use? ›

What type of memory does the HP EliteBook 725 G3 Laptop take? The HP EliteBook 725 G3 Laptop takes the DDR3L PC3L-12800 1600MHz SODIMM memory type, and comes installed with 4GB memory.

What is the best RAM limit? ›

64GB of RAM is typically recommended for top-end users.

What determines max RAM size? ›

A computer's maximum supported system memory, or RAM, is contingent on the processor, the operating system and the motherboard. These three factors provide hardware and software limitations that determine the maximum amount of RAM a computer can handle.

How much RAM for Windows 11? ›

RAM: 4 GB. If your PC has less than 4GB of memory, there are sometimes options for upgrading to get additional RAM. You may want to consult your PC manufacturer's website or with a retailer to see if there are easy and affordable options to meet the minimum requirements for Windows 11.

How do I know if my RAM is running at full capacity? ›

Press Ctrl + Shift + Esc to launch Task Manager. Or, right-click the Taskbar and select Task Manager. Select the Performance tab and click Memory in the left panel. The Memory window lets you see your current RAM usage, check RAM speed, and view other memory hardware specifications.

How much RAM can I add? ›

RAM modules come in a range of capacities, so even if you have only a few RAM slots, you can meet your motherboard's RAM maximum by purchasing higher-capacity RAM modules. For example, if your motherboard has four RAM slots and maxes out at 32 GB of RAM, you can install four 8 GB RAM modules.

When did the HP EliteBook 725 G3 come out? ›

2014: June 4: 725G2, 745G2 and 755G2; December 2: 720, 740, 750, 820G2, 840G2, 850G2 and Folio 1020 announced. 2015: September 29: 725G3, 745G3 and 755G3 announced.

Is HP EliteBook RAM upgradable? ›

Like with other business laptops, you can in fact upgrade the HP EliteBook 840 G9 on your own after purchase. HP even has a video guide for how you can do this. As small as it seems, it is important. When you purchase a new laptop, you might not want to stick to the RAM and storage at checkout through the retailer.

What generation is HP EliteBook 1040 G3? ›

The HP Elitebook 1040 G3 (Y9G29UT) comes with a 14-inch full HD LED touchscreen display with a screen resolution of 1,920 x 1,080 pixels. To drive the system, the laptop is configured with a 2.6 GHz, Intel Core i7-6600U (6th Gen) processor, which is assisted by an Intel HD 520 graphic chip and 16GB of DDR4 RAM.


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