Here is the first notebook that is powered by the newest 8th-generation Intel processors with integrated AMD images, even though it will in another variant with different Nvidia graphics. The technology giant also launched the HP Envy x2 with Intel chips, the HP Z 3D camera, HP Pavilion Wave with Amazon Alexa, and OMEN gaming technology and gambling screen. The company has, additionally, declared some accessories such as the HP Tilt Pen, the Spectre USB Type-C power package, along with the Spectre USB Type-C travel dock.
The HP Spectre x360 15 convertible is the world’s first laptop to feature Intel’s latest 8th-generation Core i7-8705G chip with Radeon RX Vega M graphics. This variant of the Spectre x360 provides up to 12 hours battery life with Quick Charge technology. Another variant sports a quad core 8th-generation Intel Core processor (unnamed) using Nvidia GeForce MX 150 distinct images. This version offers up to 13.5 hours of battery life with Fast Charge technology.
The new 2-in-1 is constructed from an aluminum CNC machined chassis having an angular profile of 19.5mm. The HP Spectre x360 15 comes in one color variant: Dark Ash Silver with Copper Luxe accents. Security features include an IR camera using Windows Hello, and a fingerprint reader. Weight of the laptop is 2.1 kg. The Spectre x360 15 will probably be available in the US beginning March at $1369.99 (roughly Rs. 87,000).
HP Envy x2 Hybrid
The HP Envy x2 is an ‘Always-Connected’ PC using a fanless CNC machined aluminium shell. Notably, the notebook is a variant of the ‘Always Connected’ Windows PC model that was launched with Qualcomm Snapdragon 835 SoC in December. The hybrid sports a 12.3-inch WUXGA+ display together with Gorilla Glass 4 protection. It is powered by the 7th-generation Intel Core Y-Series chips, coupled with 8GB LPDDR3 RAM and 256GB PCIe SSD storage. The hybrid vehicle runs Windows 10 Home OS and is promised to have a battery life of up to 17 hours. Connectivity options include Connected Modern Standby for Wi-Fi, and LTE-Advanced support. Weight of the HP Envy x2 is 766 grams.
HP Pavilion Wave
The HP Pavilion Wave brings Amazon’s virtual assistant Alexa into Windows 10 – one of the first PCs to achieve that. This PC incorporates voice recognition to offer Amazon Alexa service during activities like web browsing, working, or streaming content. The PC also incorporates Intel Smart Sound technology to provide 360-degree audio output. The HP Pavilion Wave will send in Spring 2018 at a cost of $549.99 (roughly Rs. 34,900).
The HP OMEN X 65 Big Format Gaming Screen sports a 65-inch 4k (2160×3840 pixels) diagonal screen with HDR10 support, 120Hz refresh speed, and 1,000 nits summit luminance. The screen features Nvidia G-Sync and Nvidia Shield integration for an improved gaming experience.
OMEN Game Stream
OMEN Game Stream offers a connected cloud gambling experience and helps incorporate AAA gambling on Windows 10 PCs.
HP Z 3D Camera
The HP Z 3D camera has a magnetic badge that may be utilized to attach it to monitors discreetly. HP’s scanning technologies claims to construct a 3D model, supplying users with high-resolution images for 3D application. It scans objects with resolutions maintain distinct texture maps for VR/ AR/ MR applications. And, finally, it offers the choice to share images and live videos directly from the desktop. The HP Z 3D camera will be made available from the US in March 2018 in a price of $599 (approximately Rs. 38,000).
“Every feature of the PC experience has been reinvented, and HP is in the forefront. We’re fundamentally reshaping the way the world connects and creates. Our CES 2018 lineup showcases what’s possible once you join the voice of the client with world class design and engineering capabilities. Whether it’s the planet’s most powerful convertible and the unbelievable flexibility of our ENVY x2 Always-Connected PC, or our best-in-class Z 3D camera accessory and cutting-edge suite of OMEN gaming hardware and software, HP technology is changing the game,” explained Ron Coughlin, President, Personal Systems, HP.