HP EliteDesk 705 35W G4 Desktop Mini PC

Operating system
Windows 10 Pro 64 – HP recommends Windows 10 Pro for business [1] Windows 10 Pro 64 (National Academic only) [2] Windows 10 Home 64 [1] FreeDOS
Processor family
7th Generation AMD A10 APU processor (A10-9700E); 7th Generation AMD A6 APU processor (A6-9500E); AMD Athlon™ PRO processor; AMD Ryzen™ 3 PRO processor; AMD Ryzen™ 5 PRO processor; 6th Generation AMD A6 APU processor (A6-8570E); 6th Generation AMD A10 APU processor (A10-8770E); 6th Generation AMD A12 APU processor (A12-8870E) [8]
Form factor
Memory Slots
Integrated AMD Radeon™ R5 Graphics; AMD Radeon™ R7 Graphics; AMD Radeon™ Vega 8 Graphics; AMD Radeon™ RX Vega 11 Graphics Discrete AMD Radeon™ RX 560X Graphics (4 GB GDDR5 dedicated) [12,38]
I/O Port location
1 headphone; 1 headset connector; 1 USB 3.1 Gen 1; 1 USB 3.1 Gen 1 (charging); 1 USB 3.1 Type-C™ Gen 2
External I/O ports footnote number
I/O Port location
I/O Port location
Expansion slots
1 M.2 2230; 1 M.2 2230/2280
Network interface
Realtek RTL8111EPH GbE
Network interface
Intel® Dual Band Wireless-AC 9260 802.11ac (2x2) and Bluetooth® 5 M.2, non-vPro™
Energy efficiency
ENERGY STAR® certified; EPEAT® 2019 registered where applicable
Operating temperature range
10 to 35°C 50 to 95°F
Operating humidity range
10 to 90% RH
Dimensions (W x D x H)
6.96 x 6.88 x 1.33 in 17.7 x 17.5 x 3.4 cm
2.77 lb 1.26 kg Exact weight depends on configuration.
Security management
DriveLock; Hood sensor; HP BIOSphere; HP Client Security Suite Gen 4; HP Credential Manager; HP Device Access Manager; HP Password Manager; HP Power On Authentication; HP Security Manager; HP Spare Key; HP Sure Run; HP Sure Start Gen4; Master Boot Record Security; Power-on password (via BIOS); Pre-boot Authentication; RAID configurations; SATA port disablement (via BIOS); Setup password (via BIOS); Support for chassis padlocks and cable lock devices; Trusted Platform Module TPM 2.0 Embedded Security Chip shipped with Windows 10 (Common Criteria EAL4+ Certified)(FIPS 140-2 Level 2 Certified); USB enable/disable (via BIOS)
Absolute Persistence module; HP Hotkey Support; HP Noise Cancellation Software; HP Recovery Manager; HP Secure Erase; HP Support Assistant; Native Miracast Support; HP Wireless Wakeup; Buy Office (sold separately); HP LAN-Wireless Protection; HP Sure Recover; Windows Defender; HP JumpStarts
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] Some devices for academic use will automatically be updated to Windows 10 Pro Education with the Windows 10 Anniversary Update. Features vary; see https://aka.ms/ProEducation for Windows 10 Pro Education feature information.

[3] Multi-core 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] Native Miracast Support: is a wireless technology your PC can use to project your screen to TVs, projectors, and streaming.

[5] HP Driver Packs: not preinstalled, however available for download at http://www.hp.com/go/clientmanagement

[6] HP BIOSphere: HP BIOSphere Gen4 requires Intel® or AMD 8th Gen processors. Features may vary depending on the platform and configurations.

[7] For storage drives, GB = 1 billion bytes. TB = 1 trillion bytes. Actual formatted capacity is less. Up to 30 GB (for Windows 10) of disk is reserved for system recovery software.

[8] NOTE: Your product does not support Windows 8 or Windows 7. 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

[9] USB Antimicrobial Mouse: Not available in all regions; HP USB Hardened Mouse: Not available in all regions.

[10] Based on US EPEAT® registration according to IEEE 1680.1-2018 EPEAT®. Status varies by country. Visit www.epeat.net for more information.

[11] External power supplies, power cords, cables and peripherals are not Low Halogen. Service parts obtained after purchase may not be Low Halogen.

[12] Sold separately or as an optional feature.

[13] (1) USB 3.1 Type-C™ Gen 2: Fast charging.

[15] One 2.5" SATA HDD: Sold separately or as an optional feature.

[16] 150 W external power adapter, up to 89% efficiency, active PFC: when ordered with a discrete graphics card.

[18] HP Secure Erase: for the methods outlined in the National Institute of Standards and Technology Special Publication 800-88 "Clear" sanitation method.

[19] Absolute Persistence module: Absolute agent is shipped turned off, and will be activated when customers activate a purchased subscription. Subscriptions can be purchased for terms ranging multiple years. Service is limited, check with Absolute for availability outside the U.S. The Absolute Recovery Guarantee is a limited warranty. Certain conditions apply. For full details visit: http://www.absolute.com/company/legal/agreements/computrace-agreement. Data Delete is an optional service provided by Absolute Software. If utilized, the Recovery Guarantee is null and void. In order to use the Data Delete service, customers must first sign a Pre-Authorization Agreement and either obtain a PIN or purchase one or more RSA SecurID tokens from Absolute Software.

[21] HP Support Assistant: requires Windows and Internet access.

[22] Windows Defender: Windows Defender Opt In, Windows 10, and internet connection required for updates.

[24] HP Sure Recover: is available on HP Elite PCs with 8th generation Intel® or AMD processors and requires an open, wired network connection. Not available on platforms with multiple internal storage drives, Intel® Optane™. You must back up important files, data, photos, videos, etc. before use to avoid loss of data.

[25] HP Recovery Manager: available for a limited time on certain models.

[26] HP Management Integration Kit for Microsoft System Center Configuration Management Gen 2: HP Manageability Integration Kit can be downloaded from http://www8.hp.com/us/en/ads/clientmanagement/overview.html

[27] Ivanti Management Suite: subscription required.

[28] HP Client Security Suite Gen 4: requires Windows and Intel® or AMD 8th generation processors.

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

[30] HP Sure Start Gen4: is available on HP Elite and HP Pro 600 products equipped with 8th generation Intel® or AMD processors.

[31] Trusted Platform Module TPM 2.0 Embedded Security Chip shipped with Windows 10 (Common Criteria EAL4+ Certified)(FIPS 140-2 Level 2 Certified): Firmware TPM is version 2.0. Hardware TPM is v1.2, which is a subset of the TPM 2.0 specification version v0.89 as implemented by Intel Platform Trust Technology (PTT).

[32] RAID configurations: is optional and does require a second hard drive.

[33] HP Sure Run: is available on HP Elite products equipped with 8th generation Intel® or AMD processors.

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

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

[36] HP Cloud Recovery is available for HP Elite and Pro desktops and laptops PCs with Intel® or AMD processors and requires an open, wired network connection. Note: You must back up important files, data, photos, videos, etc. before use to avoid loss of data. Detail please refer to: https://support.hp.com/us-en/document/c05115630.

[37] Max Boost clock frequency performance varies depending on hardware, software and overall system configuration.

[38] As of 2019, AMD Radeon™ RX 560 is renamed to AMD Radeon™ RX 560X.