HP Spectre x360 13: The New Standard for Premium

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Near borderless design, double the performance, intuitive security features

PALO ALTO, Calif., Sept. 30, 2019 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- HP Inc. today unveiled its next generation Spectre x360 13. Premium craftmanship, breakthrough performance and mobility, and strengthened security push the boundaries for today’s confident tech users who require an extraordinary device experience.

News Highlight:
World’s smallest convertible with a 90% screen-to-body ratio[1], 13% smaller than the previous generation, weighing only 2.8 lbs.
News Highlight:
Two times the performance [2] and up to two times the throughput connectivity [3] versus the previous generation while retaining the world’s longest battery life in a quad-core 13-inch convertible [4].
News Highlight:
With six in 10 consumers concerned their privacy will be compromised on a laptop [5], new Spectre features HP Webcam Kill Switch, dedicated mute mic key, and optional HP Sure View display [6].
Beautiful and Purposeful
The HP Spectre x360 13 is 13% smaller versus the previous generation, with a system Y dimension reduction of 23.4 mm, the top border reduced by 12 mm, and the bottom border reduced by 15 mm.
Powerful and Connected
HP Spectre x360 13 features 4x4 LTE antennas to support gigabit download speeds [13]; HP Network Booster allows users to leverage multiple network interfaces simultaneously across Wi-Fi [14] and LTE [13] for an optimized connection at all times.
Secure and Smart
Eight out of 10 people believe laptop manufacturers should make it easier to turn off a laptop’s webcam [5], like the easy-to-use webcam kill switch feature by HP.

“Premium consumers desire beautiful, highly mobile devices that adapt to their on-the-go lifestyle,” said Kevin Frost, vice president and general manager, Consumer PCs, HP Inc. “The HP Spectre x360 13 combines the cultivation of innovative design and mobility, along with thoughtful security and performance capabilities that allows customers to pursue their passions without constraint.”

Consumers increasingly want a single device for their work and personal tasks, with premium laptop buyers spending nearly half of their PC time outside of the home7. Additionally, nearly six in 10 consumers are concerned their privacy could be compromised on their PC5. With these insights in mind, the Spectre x360 13 features a head-turning sophisticated design, mobility and security for peace of mind anywhere and anytime, and exceptional performance needed to create and consume content.

 Beautiful and purposeful:

  • Impressive reduction of 13% in size from last year’s model, with an industry-leading 90% screen-to-body ratio at every angle8 and a 2.8 lbs. chassis – all while increasing power.
  • Optional 400-nit display, HP’s first 4K OLED 13-inch diagonal display with True Black HDR for a 100,000:1 high contrast ratio9 for perfect blacks, anti-reflection display for outdoor viewing, and factory color calibration with Delta E 30% wider color gamut 72% sRGB prior gen vs. 98%sRGB current gen.11 Assumes 1 Gbps over LTE and 2.4 Gbps over Wi-Fi simultaneous (theoretical speeds). Total aggregate capacity 3.4 Gbps.12 Wi-Fi® supporting gigabit speeds is achievable when transferring files between two devices connected to the same router. Requires a wireless router, sold separately, that supports 160MHz channels. Wireless access point and internet service required and sold separately. Availability of public wireless access points limited. Wi-Fi 6 (802.11ax) is backwards compatible with prior 802.11 specs. The specifications for Wi-Fi 6 are draft and are not final. If the final specifications differ from the draft specifications, it may affect the ability of the notebook to communicate with other Wi-Fi 6 devices.13 HP Spectre x360 13 can connect to ATT & T-Mobile. Verizon & Sprint not available. 4G Module on select models and designed for up to 1 Gbps download speeds (CAT16 LTE with 4x4 antenna configurations). Theoretical speed based on 3 CA (carrier aggregations) network defined by 3GPP (3rd Generation Partnership Project) specification. Requires activation and separately purchased service contract. Check with service provider for coverage and availability in your area. Connection speeds will vary due to location, environment, network conditions, and other factors. 4G LTE not available in all regions.14 Wireless access point and internet service required and sold separately. Availability of public wireless access points limited. Wi-Fi 6 (802.11ax) is backwards compatible with prior 802.11 specs. The specifications for Wi-Fi 6 are draft and are not final. If the final specifications differ from the draft specifications, it may affect the ability of the notebook to communicate with other Wi-Fi 6 devices.15 HP Sure View integrated privacy screen that functions in landscape orientation. Available on select HP models and requires factory configuration. Brightness will vary between sharing and privacy modes.16 Available as a 30-day trial on the Spectre x360 13.17 Available as a premium trial for the first 30 days on the Spectre x360 13.18 Pricing from HP.com, subject to change without notice. Retailers pricing may vary.

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    Jenni Balthrop, HP jenni.balthrop@hp.com  www.hp.com/go/newsroom

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