HP EliteDesk 705 G3 Small Form Factor PC Specifications

Operating system
Windows 10 Pro 64 – HP recommends Windows 10 Pro. [1] Windows 10 Home 64 [1] FreeDOS 2.0 NeoKylin Linux® 64
Processor family
7th Generation AMD A10 APU processor (A10-9700); 7th Generation AMD A12 APU processor (A12-9800); 7th Generation AMD A6 APU processor (A6-9500); AMD A12-Series APU processor; AMD A6-Series APU processor; AMD Ryzen™ 3 PRO processor; AMD Ryzen™ 5 PRO processor; AMD Ryzen™ 7 PRO processor; 7th Generation AMD A8 APU processor (A8-9600) [2,13,19]
Form factor
Small Form Factor
Memory Slots
External drive bays
One slim ODD; 1 SD 4 card reader (optional)
Optical drive
Integrated AMD Radeon™ HD Discrete AMD Radeon™ R5 420 Graphics (1 GB GDDR5 dedicated); AMD Radeon™ R7 430 Graphics (2 GB DDR4 dedicated); AMD Radeon™ R7 450 Graphics (4 GB DDR3 dedicated); NVIDIA® GeForce® GT 730 (1 GB DDR3 dedicated); NVIDIA® GeForce® GT 730 (2 GB DDR3 dedicated); NVIDIA® Quadro® 310 (1 GB DDR3 dedicated); NVIDIA® GeForce® GT 730 (2 GB DDR5 dedicated) [14,21] AMD Radeon™ HD graphics integrated on processor
I/O Port location
1 USB 2.0; 1 USB 2.0 (fast charging); 2 USB 3.1 Gen 1; 1 Headphone/microphone; 1 Headphone connector
I/O Port location
External I/O ports footnote number
I/O Port location
Expansion slots
2 PCIe x1; 1 PCIe x16 (x4); 1 PCIe x16 (x16)
Network interface
Integrated Broadcom NetXtreme GbE Plus; Intel® I210-T1 PCIe GbE (optional)
Network interface
Intel® 8260 Dual Band wireless 802.11ac (2x2) PCIe combo card; Intel® 7265 Dual Band wireless 802.11ac (2x2) PCIe combo card
200 W standard efficiency; 200 W up to 93% efficient, active PFC
Energy efficiency
ENERGY STAR® certified and EPEAT® registered configurations available
Operating temperature range
10 to 35°C 50 to 95°F
Operating humidity range
10 to 90% RH
Dimensions (W x D x H)
14.9 x 13.3 x 3.95 in Horizontal desktop orientation 380 x 338 x 100 mm Horizontal desktop orientation
14.6 lb 6.6 kg Configured with 1 HDD & 1 ODD. Weight will vary by configuration.
Security management
DriveLock; Hood sensor; HP Client Security Suite Gen 3; HP Credential Manager; HP Device Access Manager; HP Password Manager; HP Power On Authentication; HP Security Manager; HP Spare Key; Power-on password (via BIOS); RAID configurations; Serial enable/disable (viaBIOS); Setup password (via BIOS); Support for chassis padlocks and cable lock devices; Trusted Platform Module TPM 2.0 Embedded Security Chip (SLB9670 - Common Criteria EAL4+ Certified)
Software included

[1] Not all features are available in all editions or versions of Windows. Systems may require upgraded and/or separately purchased hardware, drivers, software or BIOS update to take full advantage of Windows functionality. Windows 10 is automatically updated, which is always enabled. ISP fees may apply and additional requirements may apply over time for updates. See http://www.windows.com

[2] Multicore is designed to improve performance of certain software products. Not all customers or software applications will necessarily benefit from use of this technology. Performance and clock frequency will vary depending on application workload and your hardware and software configurations. AMD’s numbering is not a measurement of clock speed.

[4] 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) is reserved for system recovery software.

[5] Duplication of copyrighted material is strictly prohibited. Actual speeds may vary.

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

[7] Sold separately or as an optional feature.

[9] Please refer to this product's quick spec document for a full list of preinstalled software.

[11] EPEAT® registered where applicable. EPEAT registration varies by country. See www.epeat.net for registration status by country. See HP’s 3rd party option store for solar energy accessory at www.hp.com/go/options.

[12] External power supplies, power cords, cables and peripherals are not low halogen. Service parts obtained after purchase may not be low halogen.

[13] In accordance with Microsoft’s support policy, HP does not support the Windows 8 or Windows 7 operating system on products configured with Intel® and AMD 7th generation and forward processors or provide any Windows 8 or Windows 7 drivers on http://www.support.hp.com

[14] Supports HDMI 1.4b features.

[15] Power On Authentication: HP commercial platforms support password with this feature and fingerprint where applicable.

[16] HP Password Manager: Some websites and applications may not be supported. User may need to enable or allow the add-on / extension in the internet browser.

[17] HP SoftPaq Download Manager; HP System Software Manager; HP BIOS Config Utility; HP Client Catalog; HP Management Integration Kit for Microsoft System Center Configuration Manager: Not preinstalled, however available for download at http://www.hp.com/go/clientmanagement

[18] LANDesk Management: Subscription required.

[19] AMD Ryzen™ PRO CPU requires discrete graphic card attached.

[20] Two (2) DisplayPort monitor connectors and one (1) VGA monitor connector will not be functional when AMD Ryzen™ PRO CPU is selected.

[21] Optional and must be configured at purchase.

[22] 2 USB 2.0 ports: allows for wake from S4 with keyboard/mouse when connected and enabled in BIOS.

[23] HP Drive Lock is not supported on NVMe drives.