HP Unveils New Envy, Pavilion Notebooks

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HP has just unveiled new notebooks that take advantage of the latest Intel and AMD processors for 2013 in the Envy and Pavilion line, with the former being the high-end range. Envy HP had refreshed several models within its HP Envy line. Adding a touchscreen, the 2013 HP Envy 14 TouchSmart Ultrabook will come with […]

HP Envy x2 Review

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The HP Envy x2 is a Windows 8 tablet that includes a well designed dock to take the Envy x2 to full on productivity mode with an extended battery and a full size keyboard. Despite the lower power Intel Atom processor the Envy x2 runs a full version of Windows 8 with access to the […]

HP Planning High-End SlateBook 10 X2 Android Tablet?

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After having recently introduced a more budget oriented Slate 7 Android tablet, it looks like PC-maker HP will try its hand at the more premium segment with a high-end SlateBook 10 X2 tablet. According to benchmarks that were captured from AnTuTu and reported by German site TabTech, the SlateBook 10 X2 will have a 10-inch display, quad-core […]

HP Slate 7 Android Tablet Now Available for $169

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The HP Slate 7, HP’s answer to the Nexus 7 is now available for those looking for a 7-inch Android tablet for less than $200. HP’s new 7-inch tablet is made for users that want a cheap tablet that looks a lot like the Nexus 7, but with a few trade-offs. Both tablets have similar […]

HP’s Android Slate 7 Looks to Challenge Nexus 7 Pricing

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Being late to the mobile game after having abandon its webOS strategy, computer-maker Hewlett Packard is being smart about the pricing of its Slate 7 tablet, a device that now runs on Google’s Android operating system. Rather than sticking with Windows, like its previous Slate 500 and Slate  2 efforts, HP is making a bold […]

HP Working on Tegra 4 Android Tablet, Smartphone Coming 2014?

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Rumors are surfacing that HP may choose to release a quad-core tablet running NVIDIA’s Tegra 4 CPU and a smartphone in 2014 with Google’s Android operating system rather than the webOS operating system that it had acquired along with Palm. According to Read Write, HP’s tablet will be arriving sometime soon and may be among […]

HP Introduces Pavilion 14 Chromebook for $330

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Today HP announced the Pavilion 14 Chromebook, its first entry into the growing Chrome OS laptop market. The new Pavilion 14 Chromebook has specs similar to the Acer C7, with a 1.1 GHz Intel Celeron CPU and 2GB of RAM. Like the Samsung Chromebook, the Pavilion 14 only has 16GB of SSD storage space. Users […]

HP U160 Mobile Monitor Makes Dual Screen Mobile Computing Affordable

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HP announced a new mobile monitor at this year’s Consumer Electronics Show. A 15.6″ monitor that connects to a user’s laptop over USB, the U160 is only 1.02″ thin, impressive for a mobile monitor. It brings a new option for those looking to get some serious work done while mobile. For a lot of business users, traveling with […]

Grading My 2012 Predictions

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Things moved quickly on some fronts in the mobile tech world in 2012. On some fronts, not quickly enough. And there were even a few areas where things seemed to be stagnant. We had successes, we had failures and we had just about everything in between. Apple, Google, and Microsoft dominated the mobile tech news, […]

HP Elitebook Revolve: A Windows 8 Tablet with a Twist

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While convertible hybrid tablets with keyboard docks are quickly becoming en vogue, HP’s Elitebook Revolve is a modern twist on an old favorite: the HP 2730p tablet PC. The Elitebook Revolve carries a design that’s more akin to the old popular tablet PCs of yore, but with striking modern lines and a lightweight ultrabook finish, […]

Ultrabook Convertible: 10 Transforming Laptops with Intel Inside

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The new touch-friendly Windows 8 makes it possible for manufacturers to introduce new form factors and designs for notebooks and tablets, most of which fall into the Ultrabook Convertible category. Some Windows 8 notebooks feature touchscreens, but look just like a regular notebook, but others are bringing out new form factors that function as tablets and […]

Ultrabook: 7 Windows 8 Touchscreen Notebooks

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Touch is a big part of windows 8, and the following Ultrabooks with touch allow users to get the full Windows 8 experience without the premium price tag of an Ultrabook Convertible. An Ultrabook with a touch screen cannot turn into a tablet like an Ultrabook Convertible, but it does allow user to reach up to a touch […]

HP ElitePad 900 Aims for Businesses with Windows 8

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HP announced the Hp ElitePad 900, a new Windows 8 powered tablet aimed at business customers with Intel processors and support for pen input. HP is no stranger to tablets, and while the company’s WebOS tablets failed to take off, there is a long history of WIndows tablets that the company may be able to […]

Latest HP Spectre, ENVY Ultrabooks Adds Touch Technology

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Along with having introduced the hybrid ENVY x2 convertible tablet running on Windows 8, HP also introduced two new ultrabook models adding the company’s TouchSmart touchscreen technologies. While slim and powerful, these ultrabooks differ from the ENVY x2 in that the display is not detachable. Rather, users have the option of controlling the HP Spectre […]

HP ENVY x2 Convertible Windows 8 Tablet Feels Premium (Video)

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We got some hands-on time with HP’s ENVY x2 Windows 8 tablet. Like rival offerings from Samsung, Asus, and others, the ENVY x2 will come with an optional keyboard dock that will give the device the look of a laptop or ultrabook, but HP’s entry comes with a more premium feel than competitors thanks to […]

webOS Becomes ‘Gram’ at HP

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Wondering what the future of webOS now that HP has open sourced the software? According to a leaked email, which as later confirmed to All Things D, it looks like the webOS and the Enyo software development team has now been re-badged as Gram. Gram remains an independent and wholly owned business unit of HP, though […]

Windows 8 Launching in October

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Microsoft has announced that Windows 8, its highly anticipated software, will arrive in retail stores starting in late October. According to The Verge, Microsoft’s Tami Reller revealed the information at the company’s Worldwide Partner Conference in Canada. Reller has indicated that the company expects devices with the software on board to arrive by late October […]

HP to Focus on Business Windows 8 Tablets, Scraps Windows RT ARM Slate Plans

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Hewlett-Packard has confirmed that it has shelved plans for releasing a consumer-focused Windows RT tablet that will run on Qualcomm’s ARM-based processor and instead will be focusing its efforts on a business-centric slate running Intel’s x86 architecture.”I can confirm that at HP, we continue to look at using ARM processors in business and consumer products,” […]