2016 HP Spectre x360 15.6, 13.3 Models with Skylake CPU announced; Specs and Price
HP is starting 2016 fresh with a series of new or upgraded versions of its flagship laptops from past. HP announced the models ahead of CES 2016 and this time, it is HP Spectre x360 convertible models which include an updated 13.3 inch model with a Skylake CPU and an optional OLED screen and a new model with a 15.6-inch display.
HP Spectre x360 with 15.6-inch display weighs about 4.1 pounds and measures about 0.6 inches thick, making it pretty impressive for a 15.6-inch laptop. Not just huge screen, 360 degree notebook indeed makes use of its extra size with four speakers and a big 64.5 Whr battery. With that battery, the Spectre 360 with Full HD display can run up to 13 hours while the model with an Ultra HD display can last up to 9.5 hours.
Under the hood you have a powerful specs, starting from Core i5 or Core i7 Skylake chips, 4GB to 16GB of RAM and completes with 128GB to 512GB of solid state storage.
The model is also coming with bunch of ports. There are three full-sized USB 3.0 ports, a single USB Type-C port (no charging), HDMI port and Mini Display port.
HP Spectre x360 is priced at $1150 for the model with a Core i5 processor, 256GB of storage, and a full HD screen but think twice before you get that specification because an extra $200 will offer you the Spectre x360 with a Core i7 chip, 16GB of RAM, 256GB of storage and an Ultra HD screen.
On the other hand the HP Spectre x360 13.3-inch model is coming with a Quad HD OLED display, wider color gamut, and support for optional Intel Iris graphics. The company says the new model will be available with up to 1TB of storage. The Spectre x360 with an OLED display is expected to release this spring.
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