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How can I tell if a laptop has an exeternal detachable battery?

How can  I know if a laptop I am interested in purchasing has an external detachable battery? I'd like to think there is something in the specifications that would tell me, so I don't have to go to a store and look firsr.

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How can I tell if a laptop has an exeternal detachable battery?



Open Support Home

Enter the name of your device

When the website support page opens, Select (as available) a Category > Topic > Subtopic


For example,

Open Category User Guides

Open the Service Guide for the computer

Search for "Battery" - illustrations are included that show the battery, part numbers, and replacement procedures.




Open Category Product Information

Open the Specifications

Search for "battery"



Specifications for Zbook 17 G5


Primary battery
HP Long Life 6-cell Prismatic Battery 96 Whr (available with 3-year limited warranty only)
Battery is internal and not replaceable by the customer.




Open the HP Store - click the Flag at the bottom of the website to change region

Search for the computer / workstation you want to purchase

Click "Tech spec" in the the model (or a very similar model)

Search for "battery"



Open Store > search for Zbook 17 G5

Store > Zbook 17 G5

Click "Tech spec" in one of the models shown


[26] Battery is internal and not replaceable by customer. Serviceable by warranty. Batteries have a default one year limited warranty except for Long Life batteries which will have same 1-year or 3-year.



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