HP announces thin 13 Spectre laptop as Macbook competitor




HP has shown its new thinnest laptop, the Spectre 13. The laptop has a 13.3 “screen with full HD resolution and is 10,4mm thick. With the according to HP’s thinnest notebook on the market, the company mainly battle engage with the Macbook from Apple.

The Spectre has an Intel Core i5 or i7 processor Skylake generation and a PCIe-SSD to 512GB. Furthermore, the laptop up to 8GB of RAM and stereo speakers Bang & Olufsen. The laptop is equipped with three USB Type-C ports, two with thunderbolt. The thin laptop weighs 1.1kg and has a coating of bright brass. The thin light laptop HP wants to compete with the Apple Macbooks, as revealed by a conversation between HP and The Wall Street Journal.

The battery of the laptop is divided into two parts, but HP promises that it delivers the same power as a single battery. The laptop would have to go 9.5 hours on one charge. The laptop is expected only in July in the Netherlands for an undisclosed price. In the United States, the Spectre in May available with prices starting at $ 1169.99.

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The Spectre 13 is not the only laptop that brings the company in June for an undisclosed price to the Netherlands. So there is also 15.6 “laptop -Envy released and there will be a 15.6” -hybrid: Envy x360. The latter comes in models with an i5 i7 processor, both with an option for Intel Iris Graphics. Furthermore, the x360 up to 16GB of memory and up to 2TB of storage on a hard drive and 256GB on an SSD. The laptop has two USB 3.0 ports and a USB port c. For an extra charge you may opt for a 4k screen.

In the US, it is also possible to opt for the x360 with a processor from AMD. It concerns the new APU AMD Tuesday announced . According to HP, it is still uncertain for the Dutch market or AMD APU is an option.

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The standard HP Envy 15 comes with up to an i7 processor with an option for Iris Graphics. Furthermore, the model has 16GB of memory, up to 1TB HDD and 512GB SSD. In the US there is also a version with a 17.3 inch screen.


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