Reviews and Problems with HP 30b Financial Calculator
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Poor long-term durabilty
Ben from Al, Amazon
2 August 2015
Summary: I have used HP calculators for the past 20 years, and been very pleased. Out of the box this one was a good calclator. It has reasonable functions, and met most of my needs. However, after 2 years of very light use for a few MBA classes, the delete button is stuck and some of the other keys are slow...
Summary: A friend brought HP30B calculator usa to Brazil. The calculator came with two key problems. The "%" key failure often; The key "IRR" does not work at all !! I have collection of HP calculators (HP35, HP33, HP34, HP11C, HP15C, HP48S, HP50G, HP-Prime, etc) and I am very disappointed with this model.
Summary: When it said that the unit was programmable, I thought it included a SOLVER, like the HP-17BII does. But it is not it. It does not include a Solver. Its 'programability' is an extremely technical and completely not user friendly thing, that I didnt bother mastering after reading the manual for 5...
I bought it for my girlfriend since she didn't want ...
22 May 2015
Summary: I bought it for my girlfriend since she didn't want to use in her office the Business Calculator 19BII (the battery doesn't last enough), but she wanted a proffesional calculator. It works exactly for her needs in her work, and besides its a HP
Summary: I picked this up at a deep discount because HP decided to discontinue it. It's a powerful financial calculator that also has a sufficient suite of scientific functions for basic number crunching.