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Why you’re better off with an HP Omen gaming laptop than an Alienware
Why you’re better off with an HP Omen gaming laptop than an Alienware By Pocket-lint Promotion

You can trace the birth of gaming laptops back to 1996, when a company called Alienware first opened its doors for business. The wackily named company had cannily spotted a gap in the nascent laptop market for high-end portable PCs aimed at gamers. It... Read more

Choosing the right laptop: How to easily improve your portable productivity on the go
Choosing the right laptop: How to easily improve your portable productivity on the go By Pocket-lint Promotion

It's never been easier to work on the move, and it's never been easier to ensure that you get the most out of your laptop.Before you head to your local coffee shop and start cranking out the work, though, you've got to choose the right laptop. After all,... Read more

HP Omen laptops: No-compromise gaming on the move
HP Omen laptops: No-compromise gaming on the move By Pocket-lint Promotion

There’s an easy way to tell whether someone you know is a truly committed, diehard gamer: simply ask them whether they play on a console or a PC. Sure, the current consoles on the market are comparatively cheap and easy to set up. But if you’re determined... Read more

What’s the best HP laptop for business? Five great laptops compared
What’s the best HP laptop for business? Five great laptops compared By Pocket-lint Promotion

Do you need to turbo-charge your office? If your laptops are feeling a little lethargic, then it could be time to upgrade. HP is a great laptop manufacturer that has plenty to offer all walks of budget and all walks of work. Whether you need a lightweight... Read more

HP ProBook x360 440 G1 initial review: Slim, sleek and super secure
HP ProBook x360 440 G1 initial review: Slim, sleek and super secure By Cat Thomas

During its Computex 2018 keynote speech, Microsoft highlighted security as one of the main themes, and the newly-announced HP ProBook x360 440 G1 was shown onstage as a prime example of a safe and secure, yet sexy machine. Pocket-lint was on hand to check... Read more

HP's new Omen 15 gaming laptop offers more speed and slim bezels
HP's new Omen 15 gaming laptop offers more speed and slim bezels By Maggie Tillman

HP has updated its Omen 15 gaming laptop.The new Omen 15 weighs 5.56 pounds and includes a metal chassis and thin bezels around its display. Compared to its predecessor, it has a smaller footprint and has been upgraded internally. Inside you'll find a... Read more

New HP Envy 15, 17 and x360 models promise great battery life and up to 4K resolutions
New HP Envy 15, 17 and x360 models promise great battery life and up to 4K resolutions By Rik Henderson

HP has announced a slew of new Envy laptops that are due to hit stores from this month.The HP Envy 13 Laptop comes in an all-metal design with a 13.3-inch 1080p screen. It features an 8th Gen Intel Core i7 quad-core processor and 8GB of RAM, plus 256GB... Read more

HP's Chromebook x2 is a detachable iPad Pro rival that's way cheaper
HP's Chromebook x2 is a detachable iPad Pro rival that's way cheaper By Elyse Betters

There's a new Chromebook available - and it isn't a device to ignore. HP has announced a new device to compete with Apple's iPad Pro range: the Chromebook x2. It has a 12.3-inch screen (the iPad Pro has a 12.9-inch screen), and it comes with a keyboard... Read more

HP Spectre 15 x360 is "world's most powerful convertible PC", ideal for professionals on-the-go
HP Spectre 15 x360 is "world's most powerful convertible PC", ideal for professionals on-the-go By Max Langridge

HP has come out all guns blazing at CES 2018 with the arrival of the Spectre 15 x360, which lays claim to being the world's most powerful convertible PC. HP says it's designed for "creative enthusiasts and professional creatives", and has some seriously... Read more

HP announces another Envy x2 convertible, this time with Intel power
HP announces another Envy x2 convertible, this time with Intel power By Max Langridge

HP has used CES 2018 to release a new version of its Envy x2 2-in-1 convertible laptop. HP already has a model of the x2 on the market with a Qualcomm Snapdragon 835 processor but this new variant has an Intel 7th generation Y-series processor. HP Envy... Read more

HP’s faster next-gen Chromebooks will boast USB-C
HP’s faster next-gen Chromebooks will boast USB-C By Dan Grabham

HP is set to announce new versions of the Chromebook 11 and Chromebook 14 next week for retail release next month. The new 11 G6 and 14 G5 models will have newer Intel Celeron chips plus USB-C ports in addition to the older USB-A-type.The reveal at CES... Read more

HP Envy x2 initial review: Premium 2-in-1, always connected
HP Envy x2 initial review: Premium 2-in-1, always connected By Chris Hall

It was late-2016 when Qualcomm, Microsoft and a number of other partners started talking about Windows 10 devices running on Qualcomm Snapdragon hardware. The reality has now arrived, with the announcement of the HP Envy x2.Announced and shown off at... Read more

HP Envy x2 is an always-connected Snapdragon-powered Windows 10 2-in-1
HP Envy x2 is an always-connected Snapdragon-powered Windows 10 2-in-1 By Chris Hall

Joining the always-connected Windows 10 PC party, Kevin Frost from HP took to the stage at the Qualcomm Snapdragon Summit to announce the HP Envy x2, a Snapdragon twist on its detachable 2-in-1 PC.Frost claimed that HP choose a detachable format because... Read more

Amazing HP Mixed Reality headset Cyber Monday deal gives you £100 off a prime VR bundle
Amazing HP Mixed Reality headset Cyber Monday deal gives you £100 off a prime VR bundle By Rik Henderson

Microsoft is betting the bank on its Windows Mixed Reality technology and you don't have to break yours to jump on board. That's because, for Cyber Monday, Amazon has an amazing deal on the HP VR1000 headset and motion trackers.You can get the HP VR1000... Read more

HP's new Spectre 13 comes with a fancy paint job and 4K touchscreen
HP's new Spectre 13 comes with a fancy paint job and 4K touchscreen By Elyse Betters

HP's Spectre 13 is a laptop with a truly striking design and high-quality build, and now, HP is updating it.The company has unveiled a second generation of the computer. Called the new Spectre 13, it's still 10.4mm thin, but it's also much narrower and... Read more

HP Envy 13 review: One powerful, versatile and affordable laptop
4.5 stars HP Envy 13 review: One powerful, versatile and affordable laptop By Andrew Williams

Laptops used to come in about three flavours: sleek and portable, big and powerful, or cheap and nasty. What a choice, eh?The HP Envy 13 is a laptop that tries to merge the two good-sounding ones, without a price that'll make you run screaming for the... Read more

HP Omen X is a high-end gaming laptop you can easily upgrade
HP Omen X is a high-end gaming laptop you can easily upgrade By Elyse Betters

Every now and then, HP does something for gamers.For instance, earlier this year, it introduced a new line of Omen gaming laptops and products. And now, while at Gamescom 2017, the company has updated the line, with the debut of the Omen X laptop, a high-end... Read more

HP Spectre x360 (2017) preview: 15-incher with supermodel looks
HP Spectre x360 (2017) preview: 15-incher with supermodel looks By Cat Thomas

While perusing the Microsoft stand at this year’s Computex, we spotted and unmarked HP Spectre 360x 15-inch.This is an updated version of 2016’s model, and we suspected that there were going to be some worthwhile improvements. We decided to take a... Read more

HP's Cortana device will be a standalone speaker with AI built in
HP's Cortana device will be a standalone speaker with AI built in By Chris Hall

Following the lead of Amazon and Google, Microsoft is getting in on the connected AI speaker action with its own Cortana-powered devices.First there was Harman Kardon with the Invoke, and now HP has announced it's also looking at Cortana devices. Although... Read more

HP Envy x360 loses some weight while boosting the specs
HP Envy x360 loses some weight while boosting the specs By Max Langridge

Along with updating and refreshing the Spectre x2 2-in-1, HP has given a similar treatment to the Envy x360 convertible, with a fully rotating hinge that lets you choose various positions to place it in.One of our biggest gripes with the previous version... Read more

The refreshed HP Spectre x2 2-in-1 is more powerful than ever
The refreshed HP Spectre x2 2-in-1 is more powerful than ever By Max Langridge

HP has updated the popular Spectre x2 2-in-1 convertible for 2017, with an improved design, and souped-up internal components.Chief among the design changes are thinner bezels all around the screen. HP has managed to shave off 6mm either side, leaving... Read more

HP Elite x2 is the Surface Pro 4-trumping laptop hybrid your business deserves
HP Elite x2 is the Surface Pro 4-trumping laptop hybrid your business deserves By Max Langridge

HP has introduced the latest version of its Elite X2 1012 G2, a tablet with a detachable keyboard, that's targeted at businesses and IT professionals, and will go head to head with the Microsoft Surface Pro 4. HP and Acer announce budget laptops running... Read more

HP EliteBook x360 preview: Thin with all the win
HP EliteBook x360 preview: Thin with all the win By Mike Lowe

At CES 2017 - the world's largest technology show - there were a lot of top-notch laptops on display. And one of the most notable was the HP EliteBook x360: the world's thinnest 13-inch convertible laptop.Now that's particularly relevant, given that Dell... Read more

HP Sprout Pro preview: It's like the old Sprout - but better and aimed at pros
HP Sprout Pro preview: It's like the old Sprout - but better and aimed at pros By Elyse Betters

HP has updated the original Sprout it launched in 2014. And it's added "Pro" to the title.The Sprout is an all-in-one with a projector and camera extrusion, and it comes with a mat for you to get all interactive with it. The original version was aimed... Read more

Gorgeous 4K HP Spectre x360 range updated with micro-edge screens
Gorgeous 4K HP Spectre x360 range updated with micro-edge screens By Cam Bunton

HP has announced an update to its gorgeous Spectre x360 lineup with enhanced performance, a redesigned display and improved connectivity in an equally eye-catching design. Like the last generation, this new range of Spectre x360 laptops' biggest attraction... Read more

HP could release a consumer Windows Phone in February 2017
HP could release a consumer Windows Phone in February 2017 By Max Langridge

German website DrWindows.de has come out and said HP and Microsoft are working on a consumer edition Windows Phone to be released in February 2017. The site says it has received "concrete evidence" that the phone is real, but hasn't been told about specs... Read more

HP's Sprocket pocket-sized printer lets you print instant smartphone photos
HP's Sprocket pocket-sized printer lets you print instant smartphone photos By Max Langridge

HP has introduced the Sprocket, a compact, pocket-sized printer that can instantly print 2 x 3-inch photos from your smartphone. To print photos, you'll need to open up the Sprocket app for iOS and Android and connect to the printer via Bluetooth.The... Read more

HP refreshes Spectre x360, Envy 13, Envy AIO, and Envy Display with design updates and more
HP refreshes Spectre x360, Envy 13, Envy AIO, and Envy Display with design updates and more By Elyse Betters

HP has updated its premium Spectre and Envy consumer laptops, as well as the Envy all-in-one and Envy Display.The company announced that Spectre x360 and Envy 13 have been given larger batteries and refreshed designs, with the x360 receiving a smaller... Read more

HTC Vive and HP Envy PC are a match made in virtual reality heaven
HTC Vive and HP Envy PC are a match made in virtual reality heaven By Max Langridge

The HTC Vive is an incredible virtual reality headset, offering an "experience that's out of this world", as we put it in our review. But to get Vive in your home you need both space and a capable gaming PC. HTC does provide a list of minimum specs for... Read more

HP Envy x360 review: The big-scale convertible
3.5 stars HP Envy x360 review: The big-scale convertible By Andrew Williams

Convertible laptops are multiplying. It's like they've grown reproductive organs and formed their own tribe. But that means there's something to suit every scale, level of productivity and price point.The HP Envy x360 isn't a brand new model. HP been... Read more

HP Elite Slice: Innovative, modular, mini PC
HP Elite Slice: Innovative, modular, mini PC By Chris Hall

The aim of the HP Elite Slice is to get the PC back onto your desk. Moving on from tower PCs, the Slice wants to put everything in front of you in a slickly designed package.That's what HP told us when we encountered the Elite Slice at Showstoppers at... Read more

HP Elite Slice is a stylish modular PC that is far from beige, while Pavillon Wave PC looks like a speaker
HP Elite Slice is a stylish modular PC that is far from beige, while Pavillon Wave PC looks like a speaker By Stuart Miles

HP has announced the launch of a very cool looking new modular based mini computer that can be adapted and changed depending on your needs and a home desktop computer that looks like a Bluetooth speaker. The modular based PC, called the HP Elite Slice,... Read more

HP Spectre 13 review: Supreme quality design
4.0 stars HP Spectre 13 review: Supreme quality design By Andrew Williams

Look at the high-end, stylish Windows laptops released over the last five years and you'll see quite a lot that look a bit like a MacBook of one kind or another. The HP Spectre 13 is a concerted attempt to make something that looks about as far from a... Read more

HP made an 11-inch Chromebook with a touchscreen display
HP made an 11-inch Chromebook with a touchscreen display By Elyse Betters

Hewlett-Packard is adding the Chromebook 11 G5 to its lineup of Chrome OS-powered machines - and the most interesting thing about this laptop is that it comes with a touch display.This is HP's first Chromebook in the 11-inch range to offer a touchscreen.... Read more

Are backpack VR PCs really a thing now? MSI, Zotac and HP think so
Are backpack VR PCs really a thing now? MSI, Zotac and HP think so By Cat Thomas

Virtual reality is steadily coming into its own with a slew of new products on show this year at Computex. And some are not what you'd expect.Prior to this year’s show, three companies, HP, gaming giant MSI and mini PC maker Zotac, announced a new... Read more

HP Chromebook 13 has MacBook specs for a fraction of the price
HP Chromebook 13 has MacBook specs for a fraction of the price By Rik Henderson

HP has unveiled an addition to its Chromebook range that offers similar spec to the recently released 2016 model of the MacBook.However, it costs almost a third of Apple's computer.The HP Chromebook 13 starts at $499 (£342) while the entry-level superslim... Read more

HP Envy laptops updated with 4k, thinner design, and more
HP Envy laptops updated with 4k, thinner design, and more By Stuart Miles

HP has updated its Envy line of laptops bringing in a thinner design, the promise of longer battery life, and 4k display options for those that need high-definition on the go.The new line will consist of three models; two 15.6-inch versions, and a whopping... Read more

New HP Spectre 13.3 laptop is thin, AAA battery thin
New HP Spectre 13.3 laptop is thin, AAA battery thin By Stuart Miles

HP has revealed a new HP Spectre 13.3, that the company is claiming is the world's thinnest laptop measuring just 10.4mm thick.Launched at the New York Times International Luxury Conference in Versailles, the laptop will feature a CNC machined aluminum... Read more

HP Colour LaserJet Pro MFP M477FNW: 7 ways it reinvents the office
HP Colour LaserJet Pro MFP M477FNW: 7 ways it reinvents the office By Pocket-lint Promotion

Small businesses searching for a printer need look no further than HP's Colour LaserJet Pro line.We've recently spent some time with the HP Colour LaserJet Pro MFP M477FNW model, a compact multifunction printer that comes with a strong feature set to... Read more

Can the transforming HP Elite X3 smartphone replace your desktop and laptop PCs?
Can the transforming HP Elite X3 smartphone replace your desktop and laptop PCs? By Rik Henderson

We've seen devices of this ilk before, not least in the form of the Motorola Atrix 4G released a staggering five years ago, but HP believes it has overcome the barriers that have previously prevented all-in-one smartphone solutions from replacing all... Read more

This is HP’s Isaac Mizrahi smartwatch, with Swarovski crystals for just $250
This is HP’s Isaac Mizrahi smartwatch, with Swarovski crystals for just $250 By Rik Henderson

HP has dabbled in the wearables sector before, but its latest parnership with designer Isaac Mizrahi has resulted in a swish timepiece with more than the touch of bling about it.That's because the Isaac Mizhari Smartwatch Engineered by HP (yep, catchy... Read more

HP EliteBook Folio preview: Super-slim laptop means business
HP EliteBook Folio preview: Super-slim laptop means business By Mike Lowe

It may well be a business laptop, but the HP EliteBook Folio sure does mean business. This slender workhorse is a mere 12.4mm thin - making it even more trim than the 12-inch MacBook.How's that possible? As the EliteBook Folio uses an Intel Core M processor... Read more

HP Spectre x360 (2016) preview: OLED ace might be the best looking laptop ever
HP Spectre x360 (2016) preview: OLED ace might be the best looking laptop ever By Mike Lowe

The original Spectre x360 saw HP assert its strengths in the laptop market. It was, and is, one great looking, great functioning laptop. For 2016 it's gone one better for the refresh by incorporating a 13.3-inch OLED panel into the design.And boy does... Read more

HP Spectre x360 refresh brings 4K, OLED and 15-inch options
HP Spectre x360 refresh brings 4K, OLED and 15-inch options By Luke Edwards

HP has announced its Spectre x360 family is going to be packing some seriously strong attributes for 2016 including 4K screen, OLED, Bang & Olufsen audio and a larger 15-inch model.The HP Spectre x360 13.3-inch model is back but now with an upgraded OLED... Read more

HP could return to smartphones with a 5.8-inch Windows 10 handset
HP could return to smartphones with a 5.8-inch Windows 10 handset By Chris Hall

Microsoft's strategy with Windows 10 is clear: it's one platform across all sorts of devices, Xbox, PC, tablets or smartphones.At the moment, the last category is rather under-populated, with only a smattering of Microsoft's own Lumia devices presenting... Read more

Movado Bold Motion watch joins the smart analogue race for your wrist
Movado Bold Motion watch joins the smart analogue race for your wrist By Luke Edwards

HP has announced a partnership with watchmaker Movado to create their first smartwatch called Bold Motion.While Movado is bringing the fashion and analogue design, HP is cramming the tech smarts inside the wrist-worn device.On the outside it's a round-faced... Read more

Silver HP Spectre x360 will also get Skylake processors and same features as B&O limited edition
Silver HP Spectre x360 will also get Skylake processors and same features as B&O limited edition By Rik Henderson

During its holiday line-up unveiling in Barcelona, HP revealed a limited edition version of its high-end Spectre x360 laptop that celebrates the 90th anniversary of audio partner Bang & Olufsen. It features a double-dipped anodised finish, with ash and... Read more

Is the HP Envy Curved All-in-One the sexiest desktop PC in the world? Spoiler alert: yes!
Is the HP Envy Curved All-in-One the sexiest desktop PC in the world? Spoiler alert: yes! By Rik Henderson

Hewlett-Packard has a wide variety of new products coming for the holiday season 2015, including laptops, 2-in-1s, tablets, and even the officially licensed Special Edition Star Wars Notebook. It also has a wide desktop PC in the shape of the Envy Curved... Read more

HP Envy Note 8 hands-on: 8-inch tablet with a 10-inch keyboard that's not as weird as you think
HP Envy Note 8 hands-on: 8-inch tablet with a 10-inch keyboard that's not as weird as you think By Rik Henderson

When HP unveiled its new 8-inch tablet on stage during its Barcelona holiday line-up reveal event it looked like a conventional device at that size. But then the company slotted it into a 10-inch keyboard and everybody looked on in bemusement.Funnily... Read more

HP Spectre x2 hands-on: A 2-in-1 that gives the Surface Pro 4 a run for its money
HP Spectre x2 hands-on: A 2-in-1 that gives the Surface Pro 4 a run for its money By Rik Henderson

The HP Spectra x2 is, after an initial bout of scrutiny, a gorgeous device. It will need a lot more testing before we can tell exactly what it's capable of, but it's both an impressive tablet and a decent laptop to boot.HP includes the keyboard with the... Read more