HP has presented a truly flagship smartphone with Windows 10 and Continuum support, which allows it to stream content to larger displays. Targeted at business users mainly, the HP Elite x3
features the HP Workspace app, which creates a virtual PC allowing access to vitualized apps. Coupled with a bunch of encryption standards, it ensures top security. Hardware-wise, the phone is based on a Qualcomm Snapdragon 820 chipset aided by 4GB of RAM. The internal memory measures 64GB. The phablet sports a 5.96-inch AMOLED display with a QHD resolution (1440 x 2560) and also features a 16-megapixel primary camera along with an 8-megapixel front-facing shooter. The connectivity options of the smartphone are quite varied and include an Iris and a fingerprint scanner, a USB Type-C port, etc. The device also has dual front-facing stereo speakers by Bang & Olufsen and supports wireless charging. There are some pretty useful accessories for the phablet, including a Desk Dock, which allows connecting the smartphone to an external display via DVI. A second accessory is the HP Mobile Extender
- this is a 12.5-inch HD screen cover, in which you can dock the HP Elite x3
and start using it as a laptop. With both accessories you can use standard keyboards and mice. The smartphone will be available in the summer, pricing is about to be unveiled.Source
HP rarely makes it to the big news for mobile devices, but today it has announced a total of eight (8!) new tablets based on Windows 8 PRO and Google's Android. Only a few of them are actually suitable for end-users. The rest are aimed for professional use in specific industries such as healthcare and education. Let's start with the Android based tablets, which can be used by a wider audience and not only for...
20 January 2015
HP launched on the US market a cheap Android tablet - HP 7 Plus - priced at only $99.99. Logically, the display has a 7-inch diagonal. The resolution is quite low - 600 x 1024 pixels. The processor is Allwinner A31 with four ARM Cortex A7 cores clocked at 1GHz. The RAM is 1GB and the storage measures 8GB (expandable). The power comes from a 2800 mAh battery. The HP 7 Plus has a 2-megapixel rear camera and a...
21 May 2014