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HP Split x2

Specifications

HP Split x2Notebook: HP Split x2 (Split Series)
Processor: Intel Core i3 3229Y
Graphics Adapter: Intel HD Graphics 4000
Display: 13.3 inch, 16:9, 1366x768 pixels, glossy: yes
Weight: 2.3kg
Price: $729, ~545 euro
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Average Score: 75.25% - good
Average of 4 scores (from 3 reviews)
price: - %, performance: 77%, features: 55%, display: 70% mobility: 89%, workmanship: 85%, ergonomy: 86%, emissions: 82%

Reviews for the HP Split x2

81% Review HP Split x2 Convertible | Notebookcheck
Two times the fun. The pricey but well-received Envy x2 has prompted HP to expand the x2 lineup for more budget-conscious buyers beginning with the Split x2. This newer model promises a larger display size and faster processor than the Envy x2. So, what's the catch?
70% HP Split x2
Source: Mobile Tech Review English
It's great to see a relatively affordable Windows 8 convertible with Intel Core CPUs, full size keyboards and fast SSD drives. The HP Split x2 brings novel and useful designs to a broader range of customers, and they've made a solid product. Obviously, even the $850 4th gen Core i5 model won't compete with high end Ultrabooks that have full HD displays and faster U series CPUs, but those cost $1,000 to $1,300 for Core i5 models.
Single Review, online available, Medium, Date: 11/11/2013
Rating: Total score: 70%
70% HP Split x2 review
Source: Pocket Lint English
The HP Split x2 hasn’t split our verdict on where this product sits. Literally: it should sit on a desk. And that defies what the product is supposed to be about. For all its efforts at being a two-in-one device - well, physically at least, it succeeds in being that - it fails to deliver a truly portable tablet device; it’s just too large and heavy and, therefore, confused as to what it's meant to be. It’s bigger than the Envy x2 too and we’re not really sure why. So there we have it. As a laptop there’s some good here - hence the score being fair, it’d be lower if there wasn’t some success in its at-home laptop highs - but as a tablet-laptop device the Split x2 makes even the Surface Pro 2 look like a beanpole.
Single Review, online available, Short, Date: 11/04/2013
Rating: Total score: 70%

Foreign Reviews

80% 首款13寸分拆式!惠普Split x2变形本评测
Source: PC Online.com.cn zh-CN→EN
Single Review, online available, Medium, Date: 08/27/2013
Rating: Total score: 80%

Comment

Intel HD Graphics 4000: Processor graphics card in the high end Ivy Bridge models. Offers a different clock speed in the different CPU models (ULV to desktop quad core) and therefore a different performance.

Modern games should be playable with these graphics cards at low settings and resolutions. Casual gamers may be happy with these cards.

» Further information can be found in our Comparison of Mobile Graphics Cards and the corresponding Benchmark List.


3229Y: Ivy-Bridge-based ULV-CPU introduced in Q1 2013. Offers a core clock of 1.4 GHz and an HD 4000 GPU (350 - 850 MHz). The TDP is rated at 13 W.» Further information can be found in our Comparison of Mobile Processsors.


13.3": This is a common display format for subnotebooks. Netbooks, UMPC and some subnotebooks have tinier displays. Nevertheless, the majority of standard laptops has a higher format. The advantage of a small display is, that the subnotebook can be small dimensioned and can be carried easily. Further the small display needs few energy, which improves the battery runtime and in consequence the mobility. The disadvantage is that the reading of texts is a bit exhausting for the eyes, especially with high resolutions.» To find out how fine a display is, see our DPI List.


2.3 kg: These sub-notebooks weight less than the average of all notebooks, but represent a heavier class of weight among the sub-notebooks. 13 inch displays are normal for this class of weight.


HP: The Hewlett-Packard Company, founded 1935, commonly referred to as HP, is a technology corporation headquartered in California, United States. HP specializes in developing and manufacturing computing, storage, and networking hardware, software and services. Major product lines include personal computing devices, enterprise servers, related storage devices, as well as a diverse range of printers and other imaging products. Other product lines, including electronic test equipment and systems, medical electronic equipment, solid state components and instrumentation for chemical analysis. HP posted US $91.7 billion in annual revenue in 2006, making it the world's largest technology vendor in terms of sales. In 2007 the revenue was $104 billion, making HP the first IT company in history to report revenues exceeding $100 billion. Market share regarding sales of personal computers in 2007 (market research IDC): HP 18.9 %, Dell 16.4 %, Acer 9.9 %, Lenovo 7.5 %, Apple 5.7 %

HP reviews


75.25%: This rating is not convincing. The laptop is evaluated below average, this is not really a recommendation for purchase.


» Further information can be found in our Notebook Purchase Guide.

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Asus Transformer Book TX300CA-C4006H
HD Graphics 4000, Core i5 3317U
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HD Graphics 4000, Core i7 3517U

Devices with the same GPU and/or Screen Size

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HD Graphics 4000, Core i5 3339Y, 1.1 kg
Asus Transformer Book T300
HD Graphics 4000, Core i5 4200U, 1.2 kg
Asus Taichi 31-CX018H
HD Graphics 4000, Core i7 3537U, 1.6 kg
Asus Transformer Book TX300CA-C4032P
HD Graphics 4000, Core i5 3337U, 1 kg

Devices with the same GPU

HP Elitebook Revolve 810 G1
HD Graphics 4000, Core i5 3437U, 11.6", 1.4 kg
Panasonic Toughbook CF-195HAAXMG
HD Graphics 4000, Core i5 3340M, 10.1", 2.3 kg
Asus Taichi 21-CW005H
HD Graphics 4000, Core i5 3317U, 11.6", 1.25 kg
Acer Travelmate X313-M-6824
HD Graphics 4000, Core i3 3229Y, 11.6", 0.8 kg
Acer Iconia W701
HD Graphics 4000, Core i5 3337U, 11.6", 1 kg
Samsung ATIV Tab 7 XE700T1C-G01DE
HD Graphics 4000, Core i5 3317U, 11.6", 0.9 kg
Acer Aspire P3-171-3322Y4G12AS
HD Graphics 4000, Core i3 3229Y, 11.6", 1.4 kg
Toshiba Portege Z10t-A-106
HD Graphics 4000, Core i5 3439Y, 11.6", 1.5 kg
Lenovo IdeaPad Yoga 11s-59377342
HD Graphics 4000, Core i5 3339Y, 11.6", 1.3 kg
Acer Aspire P3-171-6408
HD Graphics 4000, Core i3 3229Y, 11.6", 1.4 kg
Gigabyte S1185
HD Graphics 4000, Core i5 3337U, 11.6", 1 kg
Acer Aspire R7-571-53334G75ass
HD Graphics 4000, Core i5 3337U, 15.6", 2.4 kg
Panasonic Toughbook CF-AX2
HD Graphics 4000, Core i5 3427U, 11.6", 1.13 kg
Acer Aspire P3-171-3322Y2G06as
HD Graphics 4000, Core i3 3229Y, 11.6", 1.338 kg
Toshiba Satellite U920t-102
HD Graphics 4000, Core i3 3217U, 12.5", 1.5 kg
Toshiba Satellite U920t-104
HD Graphics 4000, Core i5 3317U, 12.5", 1.5 kg
Toshiba Portege Z10t
HD Graphics 4000, Core i5 3339Y, 11.6", 1.435 kg
Gigabyte U2142-CF1
HD Graphics 4000, Core i5 3337U, 11.6", 1.4 kg
HP EliteBook Revolve 810
HD Graphics 4000, Core i5 3437U, 11.6", 1.352 kg
Lenovo ThinkPad Helix
HD Graphics 4000, Core i5 3427U, 11.6", 2.5 kg
Dell XPS 18
HD Graphics 4000, Core i5 3337U, 18.4", 2.332 kg
Acer Aspire P3
HD Graphics 4000, Core i5 3339Y, 11.6", 1.4 kg
Acer Aspire R7
HD Graphics 4000, Core i5 3337U, 15.6", 2.4 kg
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Author: Stefan Hinum, 2013-10- 7 (Update: 2013-10- 7)