As a notebook that doubles as a tablet, the HP ENVY x2 has a detachable screen that becomes a full tablet when separated from the keyboard via a seamless magnetic latch. Customers no longer have to choose between a product that lets them create rich content and another that lets them enjoy entertainment on the go—they can have both in one device.
The HP SpectreXT TouchSmart Ultrabook and HP ENVY TouchSmart Ultrabook 4bring the intuitive power of touch to ultramobile PCs.
"Consumers want the flexibility to move between creating rich documents and losing themselves in a great movie," said Louis Perrin, director,Personal Computer Consumer Division, HP EMEA."With the HP ENVY x2, customers can have it all, andthe touch experience on these three new notebooks brings out the best of Windows 8."
These notebook PCs are the first HP products announced with Microsoft® Windows 8; additional notebooks, desktops and tablets will be announced later in 2012.
HP ENVY x2—the right device for the right time, every time
The HP ENVY x2 solves the "Do I bring my notebook or tablet?" dilemma. Consumers get the power of a notebook and the freedom of a tablet in one stylish, lightweight device.
Featuring a sleek aluminum finish and an innovative hinge with magnets that smoothly guide the tablet into place, the HP ENVY x2 weighs 1.4 kg.(1)When separated, the tablet portion weighs just 0.71 kg.
Customers can interact directly with the optimized Windows 8 touch interface on the HP ENVY x2's vivid 29.4 cm (11.6")HD(2)touch display. Ultrawide viewing angles and a bright, 400-nit In-Plane Switching (IPS) panel provide a superb visual experience indoors and outdoors, while an HD webcam on the front and an 8-megapixel camera on the back capture high-quality photos and video.
The HP ENVY x2 also features Beats Audio for the best-sounding, richest audio experience available on a PC. An optional stylus offers added creativity, giving customers the freedom to write, draw and navigate with added accuracy.
The HP ENVY x2 also makes sharing and staying connected with friends and family a breeze. A new HP Connected Photo(3) application seamlessly syncs photos across multiple devices and offers basic editing options and instant-sharing capabilities for social networks.The HP ENVY x2 uses solid-state memory for improved reliability and faster startup times.Near Field Communication (NFC) technology lets users share content, including photos, contacts and URLs, with a simple tap.
HP SpectreXTTouchSmartUltrabook—a premium touch experience
With Windows 8, the HP TouchSmart experience expands beyond the desktop to delivermultitouch technology to notebooks.
Featuring a 39.6 cm (15.6") multitouch Radiance Full HD(2)display with IPS technology, the HP SpectreXTTouchSmartUltrabook delivers strong performanceand the ability to go beyond keyboard and mouse with an optimized touch experience.
Measuring 17.9 millimeters thin and weighing 2.16 kg,(1) this premium Ultrabook stands out from the crowd with a sophisticated all-metal design featuring edge-to-edge glass, a soft-touch base for comfort and grip, a glass touch pad and tilted speakers with Beats Audiofor optimal sound.
The HP SpectreXT TouchSmart Ultrabook is HP's first notebook with Intel Thunderbolt technology(4)for blazing-fast transfer of music, movies and data to external devices. HP USB Boost technology charges devices via USB ports while the Ultrabook is on or off.
The Ultrabook delivers great performance with the latest Intel Core processors, an mSATA solid-state drive with Intel Rapid Start,(5) Intel Identity Protection Technology,(6) Intel Anti-Theft Technology, Intel Smart Response(7) and Intel Smart Connect(8)technologies, and a full array of ports, including Gigabit Ethernet, USB 3.0 and HDMI.
The notebook also features exclusive HP innovations, including HP CoolSense for a noticeably cooler PC; an HP Image pad for precise multifinger and gesture navigation;an HP TrueVision HD Webcam; and applications such as HP Connected Photo(3).
TheHP SpectreXT TouchSmart Ultrabook offers a clean software image with fully loaded versions of entertainment and security software and a concierge phone line for technical support dedicated exclusively for HP Spectre customers.
For entertainment, full versions of Adobe Photoshop® Elements 10 and Adobe® Premiere Elements 10 bring powerful photo- and video-editing capabilities.
To safeguard confidential data and thwart cyber threats, the notebook is preloaded with one year of Absolute Data Protect, two years of Norton Internet Security(9), and Intel Anti-Theft for remote data protection.(10)
The Ultrabook also includes 90 days of complimentary HP SmartFriend Setup Service(11),which offers expedited, one-on-one assistance to help customers get their new PCs up and running fast. HP SmartFriend Complete Service gives customers answers to how-to questions for setting up Wi-Fi, removing a virus, using new software or backingup files.
HP ENVY TouchSmart Ultrabook 4—the power of touch
Featuring an eye-catching metal design, the HP ENVY TouchSmart Ultrabook 4offers a35.5 cm(14") multitouch HD(2) display, measures 23mm thin and weighs2.16 kg.(1)
A backlit keyboard, up to 8 hours of battery life(12), and a booming subwoofer with Beats Audioallow customers to power through their day.
The HP ENVY TouchSmart Ultrabook 4deliverspowerful performance with the latest Intel processors, solid-state drive options, and the same Intel technologies available on the HP SpectreXT TouchSmart Ultrabook.HP innovations such as HP CoolSense, HP Imagepad, HP ProtectSmart, HP True Vision HD Webcam and HP Connected Photo(3) also are included.