HP Announces the 13inch Split x2 Convertible w/ 2 Batteries and Beats AudioMay 15, 2013 1 Comment
HP has been pretty much asleep when it comes to Windows * and RT. Today they finally announced an exciting new convertible that they are marketing as a 2 in 2. The new 13inch Split x2 convertible features a powerful third-generation Intel Core processor, Beats Audio and even manages to fit two separate batteries (one in the tablet and one in the keyboard)
You can read more about the new laptop/tablet here as it will be available this summer
HP Expands x2 Detachable PC Portfolio to Enable Ultimate Flexibility
Powered by the Android and Microsoft® Windows® 8 operating systems (OS), respectively, these versatile two-in-one devices combine power and portability, giving customers the flexibility to create, consume and share content in more places.
HP’s unmatched portfolio of next-generation PCs is designed to enable users to connect with their information on devices that easily adapt to their needs. By releasing the magnetic hinge, users can move elegantly between the two form factors—tablet and notebook PC—all in one device.
- The HP Split x2, powered by Microsoft Windows 8, features a 13.3-inch diagonal display and powerful processor and is ideal for work or play.
“Customers want to access and share content anywhere, anytime, on any internet connected device—and they expect those connections to be seamless,” said Ron Coughlin, senior vice president and general manager, Consumer PCs, HP. “The HP SlateBook x2 and the HP Split x2 are next-generation devices and the latest examples of our continued commitment to evolving the computing experience by providing the flexibility necessary for customers to be productive at home, at the office or on the go.”
HP Split x2
The HP Split x2 is a versatile, two-in-one detachable PC that combines power and portability with the Windows 8 operating system and powerful 3rd generation Intel® Core™ processor family. Consumers can now enjoy a high-performance ultraportable notebook suited for virtually any intensive task, and that doubles as a 13-inch tablet to give unparalleled entertainment capability for playing games, videos and more.
Whether being used as a high-performance notebook or a tablet, the vibrant 13.3-inch diagonal HD touchscreen display makes it easier to view and share content, play games with friends and family, or enjoy high-quality music with HP Connected Music(3) and Beats AudioTM, which provides the best-sounding, richest audio experience on a PC.
An optional hard disk in the base expands storage capacity while dual batteries allow users to stay ultramobile.
The HP Split x2 offers an eye-catching design with a soft-touch coating that provides a comfortable hold and shows fewer fingerprints. The HP Split x2 also offers exclusive HP innovations such as a 2-megapixel HP TrueVision Full HD(1) webcam and the HP ClickPad for precise multifinger and gesture navigation.
HP complements its new PCs with a suite of exclusive solutions and services that provide an array of simple and easy-to-access support tools and resources to help customers take full advantage of all the features that HP has to offer. Customers can add to the standard product limited warranty with HP Care Pack services to protect new HP products, and enhance the overall experience with accidental damage protection that helps consumers breathe easier when accidental drops, spills and surges occur.
For the HP SlateBook x2, customers can purchase the HP Care Pack with Accidental Damage Protection,(4) which helps them avoid out-of-pocket repair or replacement costs and provides door-to-door service to consumers’ homes so they are back up and running in no time. For the HP Split x2, customers can buy the HP Care Pack with Accidental Damage Protection(4) bundled with Lojack,(5) which allows customers to take immediate action to prevent data access if the PC is stolen.