HP expands device portfolio with new ultrabooks and a tablet

The new lineup includes an ultrabook, a tablet/notebook convertible as well as a Tegra 4-powered Android slate.

HP Slate7 Extreme Tablet, Silver with Android screen, Left facing

Just in time for the coming holiday season, HP has announced a range of new devices that come in a variety of form factors. They include the Spectre 13 ultrabook, the Pavilion x2 tablet/notebook convertible and the HP Slate 7 Extreme tablet.

HP Spectre 13 Ultrabook

HP’s latest premium ultrabook boasts an impressive 13-inch 2560×1440 resolution IPS display and Haswell Core i7 processor, all in a beautiful aluminium chassis that tips the scales at just 1.47kg. The Spectre 13 is also the first notebook to feature HP’s Control Zone super wide trackpad that enables Windows 8 edge gesture use right from the palm rest.

HP Pavilion 11 x2 Convertible PC

For the mobile warrior, the new Pavilion convertible packs a detachable 11.6-inch 1366×768 resolution screen and is powered by Intel’s latest Bay Trail SoC. The budget-friendly hybrid PC will also run Windows 8.1 out of the box and come loaded with 64GB of SSD storage and dual 1080p webcams.

HP Slate 7 Extreme

Based on the recently unveiled NVIDIA Note reference tablet design, the new Slate 7 Extreme tablet will run Android 4.2 and feature a 7-inch 1280×800 resolution display, the latest NVIDIA Tegra 4 SoC, 1GB of RAM and 16GB of internal storage. The slate also comes with an integrated stylus for easy and convenient note scribbling.

Pricing and availability:

The Spectre 13, Pavilion 11 x2 and Slate 7 Extreme is expected to be available in November 2013, with prices starting from S$1,799, S$899 and S$249 respectively.

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