$199 HP Stream Notebook Reveals How Chromebooks Will Die

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For a long time we’ve known that Microsoft and its partners were planning to take the cheap segment of the notebooks market back with new low-cost Windows machines, but we didn’t know was how decent those notebooks would be. Leaks of the HP Stream, a $199 notebook coming later this year indicate that users can expect some […]

HP Slatebook 14 Review: Android on a Notebook Disappionts

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The idea of running Android on a Notebook computer seems enticing. But in the case of the HP Slatebook 14, it turns out to be disappointing. HP took their popular HP Chromebook 14 hardware and jazzed it up with a cool new black and schoolbus-yellow paint scheme, better Beats Audio speakers and a higher resolution 1920×1080 […]

HP Spectre 13t x2 Review

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Hewlett Packard’s fashion-inspired Spectre consumer line of ultra-sleek Windows Ultrabooks is doing the splits, literally, with the x2 edition. Clad in an elegant “Truffle Brown” aluminum shell, the Spectre x2 retains the clean lines of the Spectre family while at the same time adding a convertible form factor to the mix with a detachable display […]

HP Declares Windows 7 to be Back, Gives Buyers $150 Off

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Windows 7, the previous version of Microsoft’s flagship Windows operating system that came pre-installed on desktops and laptops, is back according to computer maker HP. To celebrate, the company is knocking off $150 on PCs equipped with the operating system. HP formally announced the promotion in emails sent out to potential customers this past weekend. […]

HP Chromebook 11 with Verizon 4G LTE Arrives for $379

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The Chromebook is gaining steam as an excellent replacement for that expensive desktop PC or Macbook Pro laptop, and with good reason. After being one of the best-selling devices this past holiday season, today we have a new one worth talking about. Google’s Chromebook’s are fast, efficient, and most importantly cheap. With most coming in […]

HP Smartphones Make a Comeback with Two New Phablets

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HP is attempting to get back into the smartphone business once again as  the company has announced two new smartphones, dubbed the Slate6 VoiceTab and Slate7 VoiceTab. HP calls these “voice tablets,” which basically means that they’re tablets, but have phone capabilities. Unfortunately for phablet-loving consumers out there, HP is only launching the new smartphones in […]

HP Speculated to Re-Enter Smartphone Market With New Phablet

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A new HP Slate 6 Voice Tab is now listed over at the Bluetooth Special Interest Group (SIG) awaiting certification which could suggest that the PC-maker is planning a re-entry into the smartphone market with what looks to be a 6-inch phablet. HP had not released a smartphone on any platform since the company had […]

HP Slate 21 Pro All-In-One Is Android for Businesses

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Android-powered desktop computers are quite popular this week at CES in Las Vegas, and today HP just took the covers off of its latest commercial grade all-in-one desktop PC running Google’s Android OS. HP announced all types of new devices during this years CES, including one full-size Android-powered desktop called the HP Slate 21 Pro. […]

HP Chromebook 11 Charger Recalled Due to Overheating

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Google and HP have officially recalled the HP Chromebook 11 charger, which has been prone to overheating and melting the charger itself, possibility causing a fire in the meantime. Google and HP have received nine reports of faulty chargers out of 145,000 that are said to be out in the wild. The HP Chromebook 11 […]

HP Slims Down the Business Ultrabook With New EliteBook Folio 1040

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Hewlett Packard just unveiled its new EliteBook Folio 1040, a laptop that’s said to be 16.1 percent thinner and 7.3 percent lighter than the previous generation of the Folio. The new EliteBook Folio is a slimmer, leaner, and more powerful Ultrabook, packing in some of the most advanced specs on the market today while at […]

HP Refreshes Convertible EliteBook Revolve Tablet PC With Haswell

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HP has just launched the HP EliteBook Revolve G2, an update of the EliteBook Revolve that debuted earlier this year at the Consumer Electronics Show. The design is still the same, offering a modern and elegant twisting screen design on this more conventional convertible form factor, though HP has made a few quiet changes under […]

HP Declares Microsoft a Competitor

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In what is clearly a sign that Microsoft’s new strategy as a devices and services company is making industry stalwarts nervous, HP CEO, Meg Whitman declared that the company was now an “outright competitor” in the computing space. The comments came just months after HP, once the top PC maker, announced that revenues for its […]

HP Chromebook 11 Announced as the Chromebook “Made for Everyone”

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HP announced a new addition to its Chromebook lineup today, and it’s called the Chromebook 11. It features an 11.6-inch IPS display, an Exynos 5250 Processor and up to 6 hours of battery life. It’s available right now to purchase for $279 from Google Play and a number of retailers online or in-store. What’s perhaps most unique […]

HP Spectre 13 Now Comes in Ultrabook or Convertible Configurations

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HP’s flagship consumer ultrabook Spectre line is getting some changes for the holidays. This year, the slim and unibody machined metal Ultrabook will be coming in two configurations–a standard Ultrabook clamshell with a touchscreen that works just as a laptop, or a second Spectre 13 x2 configuration with a detachable display that converts the form […]

HP Announces New Android, Windows Tablets for the Holidays

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Hewlett Packard had announced five new consumer tablets for the holiday shopping season that comes in a variety of screen sizes, mobile operating systems, and application processors. GottaBeMobile was able to preview the tablets at an event in San Francisco, California though HP had said that the tablets won’t become available until November and pricing information is […]

No Windows Phone 8 From HP

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We had reported on rumors that Hewlett Packard may be working with Microsoft in releasing an HP-branded Windows Phone 8 smartphone recently. However, as it turns out, this information is not correct and HP representatives have reached out to GottaBeMobile to address the rumors. “This story is fabrication and is not related to anything HP has […]

HP Smartphone Strategy to Begin With Windows Phone 8

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[Update: Please see our latest post with comment from HP] After having exited the smartphone market when it had shut down the webOS line that it had acquired along with Palm, Hewlett Packard is looking to re-enter the mobile space with a new smartphone, but this time with the Windows Phone 8 operating system. Rumors […]

HP Chromebook 14 Launching Before Holiday for $299

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HP’s recently-announced Chromebook 14 laptop will be launching sometime before the holiday shopping season begins and will be priced at $299. Both Google and Intel announced new Chromebooks yesterday, from various hardware partners, like Acer, HP, Toshiba and Asus. The Chromebook 14 is the most powerful Chromebook that has been built so far, and it’ll […]

Google Unveils New Chromebooks with Better Battery Life

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Google and Intel just announced a line of new Chromebooks today at the Intel Developer Forum, and they each come packing with Intel’s latest fourth-generation Haswell processors. The companies revealed four new Chromebooks in all, two of which are from HP and Acer (current Chromebook partners), and the other two are from Toshiba and Asus, […]

HP to Launch New HP Smartphones

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HP is reentering the smartphone market, according to company executives. Yam Su Yin, HP’s Senior Director of Consumer PC and Media Tablets Asia Pacific, says the company is looking to reassert itself in most of today’s popular platforms, including things like all-in-one desktop PCs, notebooks and tablets. When asked if users could expect a new smartphones from […]