HP Spectre Pro x360 G2 V1B01EA
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Reviews for the HP Spectre Pro x360 G2 V1B01EA
Source: Connect - Heft 7/2016
Single Review, , Length Unknown, Date: 06/01/2016
Rating: Total score: 84%
Source: Notebook-Center.ru RU→EN
Positive: Very good-looking; aluminum rugged casing; great FHD-screen with colorful color reproduction; ergonomic keyboard; typing. long battery life. Negative: Expensive.
Single Review, online available, Short, Date: 03/31/2016
Model: The HP Spectre Pro x360 G2 V1B01EA is a convertible laptop with the flexibility of a 360 degree hinge and four operating modes. Built with aluminium, the HP Spectre Pro x360 G2 V1B01EA is tough yet lightweight at only 3.2 lbs (1.48 kg). It is also extremely thin at only 0.61 inch (15.4 mm). Despite being lightweight, it is packed with good hardware specifications including an Intel Core i5-6200U processor with Intel HD 520 Graphics, 8 GB of LPDDR3 RAM and a 256 GB Solid State Disk. The Windows 10 Professional 64 bit system boots quickly and provides good system performance.
Its 13.3 inch WLED BrightView touchscreen features a resolution of 1920 x 1080 pixels. The full sized keyboard comes with a backlight. To enhance the audio output of the dual speakers, HD Audio by Bang & Olufsen is installed in the laptop. The battery of the laptop is a ENERGY STAR Certified HP Long Life 3 cell, 56 Wh Li-ion battery. As for connectivity, the convertible brings three USB 3.0 ports, one mini DisplayPort, one HDMI port, one headphone / microphone combo port and a multi-format digital media reader, which supports SD, SDHC and SDXC.
Model variant with 512GB SSD:
HP Spectre Pro x360 G2 V1B04EA#ABD
Model variant with resolution 2560x1440:
HP Spectre Pro x360 G2
HP Spectre Pro x360 G1
Intel 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.
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).
84%: 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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