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HP Spectre 13-af090tu

Specifications

HP Spectre 13-af090tu
HP Spectre 13-af090tu (Spectre 13 Series)
Graphics adapter
Memory
8192 MB 
, LPDDR3-2133 SDRAM (onboard)
Display
13.3 inch 16:9, 1920 x 1080 pixel 166 PPI, Capacitive, IPS, Corning Gorilla Glass NBT, glossy: yes
Mainboard
Intel Kaby Lake-U iHDCP 2.2 Premium PCH
Storage
512 MB NAND Flash, 0.5 GB 
Soundcard
Intel Kaby Lake-U/Y PCH - High Definition Audio
Connections
3 USB 3.0 / 3.1 Gen1, 2 Thunderbolt, 2 DisplayPort, Audio Connections: 3.5mm
Networking
Realtek USB GBE Familiy Controller (10/100/1000MBit), Intel Dual Band Wireless-AC 8265 (a/b/g/n/ac), Bluetooth 4.2
Size
height x width x depth (in mm): 10.4 x 308.2 x 224.2 ( = 0.41 x 12.13 x 8.83 in)
Battery
43 Wh Lithium-Polymer
Operating System
Microsoft Windows 10 Home 64 Bit
Camera
Webcam: HP Wide Vision HD camera
Additional features
Speakers: Bang & Olufsen, dual speakers, Keyboard: Chiclet, Keyboard Light: yes, 24 Months Warranty
Weight
1.11 kg ( = 39.15 oz / 2.45 pounds) ( = 0 oz / 0 pounds)
Price
1600 Euro

 

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Reviews for the HP Spectre 13-af090tu

HP Spectre 13 Review: Balancing Form And Function
Source: Lowyat.net English
In fact, I would dare say that it gives both the 13-inch Macbook Pro and Dell XPS 13 a run for their money, offering much of the same qualities that the competition excel at delivering. You can’t go wrong with the Spectre 13 if you’re the kind of person who believes that gadgets shouldn’t skimp on their looks.
Single Review, online available, Short, Date: 05/05/2018

Comment

Intel UHD Graphics 620: Integrated GPU (GT2, 24 EUs) found on some Kaby-Lake-Refresh CPU models (15 W ULV series). Technically identical to the previous Kaby-Lake GPU called HD Graphics 620. 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.
Intel Core i7: The Intel Core i7 for laptops is based on the LG1156 Core i5/i7 CPU for desktops. The base clock speed of the CPUs is relatively low, but because of a huge Turbo mode, the cores can dynamically overclock to up to 3.2 GHz (920XM). Therefore, the CPU can be as fast as high clocked dual-core CPUs (using single threaded applications) but still offer the advantage of 4 cores. Because of the large TDP of 45 W / 55 W, the CPU is only intended for large laptops.  
8550U: Kaby-Lake-Refresh based low power quad-core processor. The four cores are clocked between 1.8 and 4 GHz (Turbo Boost) and support HyperThreading. The integrated GPU is clocked between 300 and 1,150 MHz. The SoC is manufactured in a 14nm+ FinFET process.» Further information can be found in our Comparison of Mobile Processsors.
13.3":

Above all, this display size is used for subnotebooks, ultrabooks and convertibles. For all three types, this size is quite large. The biggest variety of subnotebooks is represented with this size.

Large display-sizes allow higher resolutions. So, details like letters are bigger. On the other hand, the power consumption is lower with small screen diagonals and the devices are smaller, more lightweight and cheaper.

» To find out how fine a display is, see our DPI List.
1.11 kg:

This weight is typical for big tablets, small subnotebooks, ultrabooks and convertibles with a 10-11 inch display-diagonal.


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. 

Up to 2015, the company was named Hewlett Packard Company. After a split, the computer range was renamed to HP Inc.

In the laptop segment, HP was the world's largest manufacturer from 2014 to 2016 with a market share of 20-21% from 2014 to 2016, but they only exceed Lenovo by a small margin as of recently. HP is not present in the smartphone sector (as of 2016).


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Stefan Hinum, 2018-06-26 (Update: 2018-06-26)