HP Accelerates Innovation with Stunning Lineup of Premium PCs
PALO ALTO, Calif., May 14, 2018 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- HP Inc. today unveiled a bold new lineup of premium notebooks, desktops and displays designed to empower wherever work and life takes you. The latest HP Elite 1000 and HP ENVY portfolios feature visually stunning design, powerful performance and maximum versatility to securely connect, create and collaborate from anywhere, anytime.
With 81 percent of people working during their personal time and more than half multi-tasking personal activities at work1, using a device that can straddle the realities of each environment is more important than ever. HP’s new premium lineup includes various form factors that meet an individual’s personal style and specific computing needs.
“HP’s undisputed design and engineering leadership is delivering the ultimate combination of style, performance and versatility,” said Ron Coughlin, President, Personal Systems, HP Inc. “With the world’s smallest business convertible, the first detachable and tablet with an integrated privacy screen, the widest curved All-in-One, and other industry-leading innovations, our new Elite and ENVY portfolios create unrivaled premium PC experiences.”
Premium Innovation for the Modern Office: HP Elite 1000 Series
Employees have differing expectations for their devices based on the way they work and live. The HP Elite 1000 series is an ideal match for the person who wants sleek design and durability, industry-leading security and collaboration tools as they weave in and out of their work day.
The HP Elite 1000 devices announced today are part of the world’s most secure and manageable PCs2 and include a full suite of solutions, including the HP Endpoint Security Controller, HP Sure Start Gen43 and HP Sure Run4 announced earlier this year. The all new HP EliteBook x360 1030 is the first device to feature optional HP Sure Recover with Embedded Reimaging5. This option stores the software system image in embedded memory, ensuring data recovery even if the hard drive is wiped and no network connection is available.
New devices in the HP Elite 1000 series include:
- HP EliteBook x360 1030 G3 is the world’s smallest business convertible6 with a starting weight of only 2.76 lbs. and is 15.8 mm thin. With up to 18 hours of battery life7 and 4G Cat9 LTE 8 for ultimate connectivity, this sleek device features the world’s first active pen with proximity alert for business PCs9 to notify a user when the pen is left behind and an optional, first of its kind, outdoor viewable display.
- HP Elite x2 1013 G3 now fits a 13-inch display into a 12-inch chassis, making it the world’s smallest business detachable10. For the truly mobile professional, this device is the world’s first detachable and tablet with an integrated privacy screen11, offers Intel® Quad Core™ vPro™ processors12 and up to 4G Cat9 LTE13.
- HP EliteBook 1050 G1 is the world’s first ultra-slim business notebook with NVIDIA® GeForce® GTX 1050 graphics14, boasting powerful performance with optional hexacore processing12 and up to 4 TB of SSD storage15, perfect for the person who needs reliable performance in a sleek package. Along with the optional HP Privacy Camera to protect the webcam against malicious surveillance, the device has up to 16 hours of battery life7 for all-day connectivity and productivity.
- HP EliteOne 1000 AiO G2 is the world’s first business class 34-inch curved AiO with discrete graphics16, and a beautiful and flexible design that makes it the perfect fit for the front desk, office or huddle room for meetings. The first AiO purpose-built for collaboration17, this AiO is an ideal video conferencing solution, with a FHD pop-up webcam, integrated collaboration keys, powerful audio and HP Noise cancellation.
- HP EliteDisplay S14 is the world’s first 14-inch USB Type-C™ portable display18, bringing the power of dual-screen productivity in a sleek package. Designed for those on the go, this portable display is powered by a single USB Type-C™ connection for easy connectivity to any USB-C™ notebook.
Power to Do Anything: HP ENVY Portfolio
Today’s consumer wants a device that can do it all – whether at home, work or school, their device needs to keep up with their demanding lifestyle. That’s why HP packed the ENVY portfolio with amazing features that go beyond basic performance and battery improvements. The all new HP Command Center, available on the latest ENVY devices, allows users to optimize system performance, fan noise and temperature with CoolSense technology. Supporting Gigabit Wi-Fi speeds is also a feature on thesedevices, providing fast connectivity for demanding streaming apps for movies, music and gaming19. Many of these apps need powerful sound, which is why all HP ENVY devices have Audio by Bang & Olufsen. HP Sure View technology20 along with fingerprint readers or IR cameras are also available on select models to keep information safe and secure.
New PCs in the HP ENVY portfolio include:
- HP ENVY 13 Laptop offers exceptional power in a sleek, stylish, all-metal design available in pale gold or natural silver. Featuring 8th generation Intel® Quad Core™ processors12, optional NVIDIA® GeForce® MX150 graphics, up to 14 hours of battery life7, and security features including a fingerprint reader and optional HP Sure View21, this device is designed for the on-the-go multi-tasker.
- HP ENVY x360 13 is the newest device to the HP ENVY portfolio, and the first 13-inch convertible with the AMD Ryzen™ Processor with Radeon™ Vega Graphics22. This convertible is designed to perform and impress, with multi-threaded processing, powerful integrated graphics, optional HP Sure View21, and up to 11 hours of battery life7.
- HP ENVY x360 15 is an ideal device for users seeking more creative experiences through touch and pen. For those seeking incredible multi-tasking performance, this device is available with either Intel or AMD processors, powerful storage and memory options including Intel® Optane®23, up to a 4K display and optional HP Sure View21. With up to 12 hours and 45 minutes of battery life7, this and all ENVY laptops and convertibles feature HP Fast Charge, which can charge a device to 50 percent in 45 minutes24.
- HP ENVY 17 Laptop is one of the few desktop replacements with the everyday content creator in mind. Equipped with the powerful 8th Generation Intel® Quad-Core™ processors12, discrete NVIDIA® GeForce® MX 150 graphics, options including Intel® Optane® memory23, and optional 17-inch diagonal 4K display25, the ENVY 17 can handle productivity tasks, content creation and entertainment apps.
- HP ENVY Curved AiO 34 is the world’s widest curved all-in-one26 and now the world’s first all-in-one with Amazon Alexa27, providing Alexa voice service with the convenience of a hands free experience with a visual display. This year’s AiOs stuns from any angle, incorporating a dark ash woodgrain finish on the base and back of the device, allowing it to stand out in a living space. The device is also designed to get things done, with optional NVIDIA® GeForce® GTX 1050 discrete graphics. The new HP Audio Stream, allows users to stream their favorite songs from a smartphone to the HP ENVY AiO speakers using Bluetooth® technology28. This generation’s wireless charging capability built into the base is three times more powerful than the previous generation, and the AiO has added security with a pop up privacy camera.
- HP ENVY Desktop is designed for people wanting a versatile, premium design packed with incredible performance for demanding workloads and content creation. Designed with modern, minimalist details including rounded, diamond-cut corners and linear brushing detail, this device features 8th Generation Intel® Core™ multi-core processors12, optional NVIDIA® GeForce® GTX 1080 graphics, and optional Intel® Optane™ Memory23 for better system responsiveness without sacrificing storage capacity.
Pricing and Availability
- HP EliteBook x360 1030 G3 is expected to be available in June for a starting price of $1,449.
- HP Elite x2 1013 G3 is expected to be available in June for a starting price of $1,499.
- HP EliteBook 1050 G1 is expected to be available in May for a starting price of $1,899.
- HP EliteOne 1000 AiO G2 is expected to be available in June for a starting price of $1,279.
- HP EliteDisplay S14 is expected to be available in July for a starting price of $219.
- HP ENVY 13 Laptop is expected to be available in May at HP.com for a starting price of $999.99.
- HP ENVY x360 13 is expected to be available in May at HP.com for a starting price of $759.99.
- HP ENVY x360 15 is expected to be available in May at HP.com for a starting price of $749.99 (AMD version) and $869.99 (Intel version).
- HP ENVY 17 Laptop is expected to be available in May at HP.com for a starting price of $1,049.99.
- HP ENVY AiO 27 is expected to be available in May at HP.com for a starting price of $1,399.99. The 34-inch curved version of the device is expected to be available later this year.
- HP ENVY Desktop is expected to be available in May at HP.com for a starting price of $799.99.
For more information about HP’s consumer premium devices, visit: http://www8.hp.com/us/en/premium/laptops/index.html. For more information about HP Elite devices for businesses, visit www.hp.com/go/elite.
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1 C Space Primary Proprietary Research with online communities, 2015
2 Based on HP’s unique and comprehensive security capabilities at no additional cost and HP Manageability Integration Kit’s management of every aspect of a PC including hardware, BIOS and software management using Microsoft System Center Configuration Manager among vendors with >1M unit annual sales as of January 2018 on HP Elite PCs with 7th Gen and higher Intel® Core® Processors, Intel® integrated graphics, and Intel® WLAN.8. ?
3 HP Sure Start Gen4 is available on HP Elite and HP Pro 600 products equipped with Intel® 8th generation processors.
4 HP Sure Run is available on HP Elite products equipped with 8th generation Intel® or AMD® processors.
5 HP Sure Recover with Embedded Reimaging is an optional feature that must be configured at purchase and is available on select HP Elite PCs. Not available on platforms with multiple internal storage drives, Intel® Optane™. You must back up important files, data, photos, videos, etc. before using HP Sure Recover Premium to avoid loss of data, photos, videos, etc. before using HP Sure Recover to avoid loss of data.
6 Based on competitors as of April 2018 of convertible, non-detachables with Windows Pro OS and 8th Gen U series Intel® Core™ vPro™ processors. Smallest based on volume.
7 Windows 10/ MM14 battery life will vary depending on various factors including product model, configuration, loaded applications, features, use, wireless functionality, and power management settings. The maximum capacity of the battery will naturally decrease with time and usage. See www.bapco.com for additional details.
8 Based on convertible, non-detachables with Windows Pro OS and 8th Gen Intel® Core™ i U series vPro™ processors offering Category 9 4G LTE WWAN modules as of April 2018.
9 Based on active pens with wireless short range proximity alert and are sold with PCs with preinstalled encryption, authentication, malware protection and BIOS-level protection, passing MIL-STD 810G tests with optional docking incorporating power delivery as of April 2018.
10 Based on competitors as of April 2018 of detachables with Windows Pro OS and 8th Gen U series Intel® Core™ vPro™ processors. Smallest based on volume.
11 HP Sure View integrated privacy screen is an optional feature that must be configured at purchase and is designed to function in landscape orientation.
12 Multi-Core is designed to improve performance of certain software products. Not all customers or software applications will necessarily benefit from use of this technology. Performance and clock frequency will vary depending on application workload and your hardware and software configurations. Intel’s numbering is not a measurement of higher performance.
13 WWAN is an optional feature, requires factory configuration and separately purchased service contract. Check with service provider for coverage and availability in your area. 4G LTE not available on all products, in all regions.
14 Based on ultra-slim business notebooks having preinstalled encryption, authentication, malware protection and BIOS-level protection, passing MIL-STD 810G tests with optional docking incorporating power delivery as of April 2018.
15 For storage drives, GB = 1 billion bytes. TB = 1 trillion bytes. Actual formatted capacity is less.
16 Based on EliteOne 1000 G1 and G2 AiOs and HP’s internal analysis as of May 2018 of AiOs having built-in conferencing controls, voice audio tuning, noise reduction software, > or = 80db audio, 1080p webcam.
17 Based on EliteOne 1000 G1 and G2 AiOs and HP’s internal analysis as of May 2018 of AiOs having built-in conferencing controls, voice audio tuning, noise reduction software, > or = 80db (tbc) audio, 1080p webcam
18 Based on 14" portable displays as of May 1, 2018.
19 Internet service required and not included.
20 HP Sure View available on select HP ENVY laptop FHD non-touchscreen configurations and requires factory configuration. Brightness will vary between sharing and privacy modes.
21 HP Sure View available on select HP ENVY laptop FHD non-touchscreen configurations and requires factory configuration. Brightness will vary between sharing and privacy modes.
22 Based on consumer convertible PCs on the market as of May 10, 2018.
23 Intel® Optane™ memory system acceleration does not replace or increase the DRAM in your system.
24 Recharges your battery up to 50% within 45 minutes when the system is off (using “shut down” command). Recommended for use with the HP adapter provided with the notebook, not recommended with a smaller capacity battery charger. After charging has reached 50% capacity, charging speed will return to normal speed. Charging time may vary +/-10% due to System tolerance. Available on select HP ENVY PC models.
25 4K content required to view full 4K images.
26 Based on diagonal measurement of the screen, consumer all-in-one’s as of May 14, 2018.
27 Based on consumer All-in-ones PCs on the market as of May 14, 2018. Echo devices and other Alexa-enabled devices are not included and must be purchased separately. Amazon, Alexa, and all related logos and motion marks are trademarks of Amazon.com, Inc. or its affiliates.
28 Supports devices with Android 5.0 and higher iPhone with iOS 11. Bluetooth must be turned on in setting for device detection and data charges may apply. Bluetooth® is a trademark owned by its proprietor and used by HP Inc. under license.
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Jenni Balthrop, HP Consumer PCs
Christina Wahl, HP Commercial PCs
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