HP Spectre 13-v000nf
Average of 6 scores (from 6 reviews)
Reviews for the HP Spectre 13-v000nf
Successfully competing with the various Macs on battery life is something to which Windows apparently doesn’t lend itself. These days Apple’s claiming a dozen hours of battery life for the MacBook Air, something it comes very close to actually achieving. So when you’re showing off your HP Spectre 13, you might want to just glide over battery life which, let’s face it, would be pretty impressive in any other context.
Single Review, online available, Medium, Date: 10/06/2016
Rating: Total score: 90% price: 80% performance: 90% features: 80% workmanship: 90%
Source: Gadget Show
There is no doubting the fact that the HP Spectre is a powerful and impressively built business-grade laptop. And its premium design further makes it stand out from the crowd. But even with all of that, the Spectre isn't without its shortcomings. A glossy reflective display, average battery life and limited connectivity options are all downers for the laptop.
Single Review, online available, Very Short, Date: 07/12/2016
Rating: Total score: 90%
Compared to other Windows 10 laptops, the excellent Dell XPS 13 in the most similar configuration is available for $1,149. The XPS 13 delivers great battery life on a noteworthy design, but the Spectre is thinner and lighter. Lenovo’s Yoga 900 is $1,199 and includes a higher resolution display and a Core i7 as standard, which is another option at a similar price. All in all, the HP Spectre is a fantastic laptop that competes really well with the best Windows devices on the market and it is one of few ultrathin devices that don’t compromise on performance.
Single Review, online available, Very Long, Date: 07/06/2016
Rating: Total score: 85%
At the same time, the Spectre 13 offers more grunt than you'd typically find in a laptop of this stature, and makes less compromises than other ultra-thin notebooks thanks to multiple USB Type-C connectors. Out of the ultra-portables on the market, the Spectre 13 feels like the closest we've gotten to a super thin notebook that could be your primary computer (rather than just a secondary device). There's still a few compromises, but if you're okay with charging a little more often and using the odd USB Type-C adapter here and there,
Single Review, online available, Medium, Date: 06/22/2016
Rating: Total score: 80%
Source: PC Guia PT→EN
Single Review, online available, Short, Date: 10/20/2016
Rating: Total score: 70%
Source: CNet France FR→EN
Single Review, online available, Short, Date: 07/25/2016
Rating: Total score: 80%
CommentIntel HD Graphics 520: Integrated GPU (GT2) with 24 EUs found on some Skylake CPU models (15 W ULV series). 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.
6200U: Skylake-based ULV dual-core processor for thin notebooks and ultrabooks. Offers an integrated HD Graphics 520 GPU and is manufactured in 14 nm.» Further information can be found in our Comparison of Mobile Processsors.
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.
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).
82.5%: This rating should be considered to be average. This is because the proportion of notebooks which have a higher rating is approximately equal to the proportion which have a lower rating.
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