HP launches new Windows 10 Elitebooks, ENVY laptops, desktop with Alexa

Arif Bacchus

HP today took the wraps off their 2018 Windows 10 Elitebooks, ENVY laptops, and a desktop with Amazon Alexa onboard. The devices all pack amazing features like excellent battery life, security, and everything you need for security and entertainment. Here’s what you need to know.

Elite Series

HP Elitebook x360 1030G3: June, starting at $1,449

The HP Elitebook x360 1030 G3 is being called the world’s smallest business convertible, coming in at just 2.76 pounds in weight and 15.8 mm in thinness. It features up to 18 hours of battery life, 4G LTE capabilities, and active pen support with proximity alert to notify when the pen is left behind.

HP Elite x2 1013 G3: June, starting at $1,499

This member of the Elite series packs a 13-inch display into a 12-inch chassis, which HP is calling the world’s smallest business detachable. It also is the first detachable to feature an integrated privacy screen. Other features on board include options for Intel Quad Core vPro Processors and 4G Cat9 LTE.

HP Elitebook 1050 G1: May, starting at $1,899

This ultra-slim notebook packs NVIDIA GeForce GTX 1050 graphics, for powerful performance and hexacore processing. There is the promise of up to 16 hours of battery life, and options for up to 4TB of SSD storage, an HP Privacy camera.

HP EliteOne 1000 All in One G2: June, starting at $1,279

HP’s EliteOne 1000 All in One G2 packs a 34-inch curved display and discrete graphics. The company promises that it is perfect for the front desk, and other office spaces or meetings rooms. The device also features a pop-up webcam, integrated collaboration keys, and audio and noise cancellation features— perfect for video conference calls.


ENVY Series

HP ENVY Curved AiO 34

HP is calling the HP ENVY Curved AiO 34 the world’s widest curved all-in-one. The device comes with Amazon Alexa on board and incorporates a dark ash woodgrain finish on the base and pale gold accents along the back of the device. It also comes with optional GeForce GTX 1050 discrete graphics.

HP ENVY 17 Laptop May, starting at $1,049.99

HP’s Envy 17 Laptop is a desktop replacement for the content creator. It packs the latest 8th Gen Intel Quad Core processors, discrete NVIDIA GeForce MX 150 graphics, and an optional 17-inch diagonal 4K display.

HP ENVY 13 Laptop: May, starting at $999.99

The HP Envy 13 laptop offers up an all-metal chassis in pale gold or natural silver colors. It also comes with the 8th generation Intel Quad Core processor, optional NVIDIA GeForce MX150 graphics, up to 14 hours of battery life. You’ll also find security features like a Fingerprint reader and HP Sure View.

HP ENVY X360: May, in 13-inch and 15-inch models

There are two models of the HP ENVY X360 to choose from, with the 13 inch model including the AMD Ryzen Processor with Radeon Vega Graphics22 and 11 hours of battery life. The 15-inch model comes with either Intel or AMD processors, an optional 4K display, and up to 12 hours and 45 minutes od battery life. The 15-inch model also supports HP Fast Charge, for 50 percent battery life in 45 mins.

The HP ENVY x360 13 is expected to be available in May at HP.com for a starting price of $759.99. And the 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).a8877b132a376c8df96aa437ccd4cff9Also announced today is the HP EliteDisplay S14, the world’s first 14-inch USB Type-C portable display. Other announcements today include HP Audio Stream, which allows users to stream their favorite songs from their phone to the HP Envy AiO speakers via Bluetooth.

There’s also the HP ENVY Desktop ($799,) which comes packed with  8th Generation Intel Core multi-core processors, optional NVIDIA GeForce GTX 1080 graphics, and optional Intel Optane Memory for better system responsiveness. Definitely some exciting stuff, so be sure to let us know if you’re planning on buying any of these devices by dropping us a comment in the section below.