Laptop computers equipped with processors from the company Advanced Micro Devices (AMD) , cannot be called ultrabooks – one of the main requirements for this class of devices is the presence of the chip Intel Core i3 and above. But that does not stop Hewlett-Packard to promote a line of thin notebooks Sleekbook, which will add two models – Pavilion TouchSmart Sleekbook and Pavilion Sleekbook, running the operating system Windows 8. In addition, the manufacturer announced two monitors , one of which runs from the port USB, and the other is equipped with high-quality sound system.
HP Pavilion TouchSmart Sleekbook based on the processor family AMD A8 Fusion, 6 GB of RAM and a hard drive capacity of 750 GB. 15.6 “multi-touch screen of the notebook has a resolution of 1366×768 pixels, also available – for HDMI, USB 2.0 and USB 3.0. Complete with optical drive is not available.
As the name implies, HP Pavilion Sleekbook different from older models lack of support for touch input. The device is equipped with a desktop APU AMD A6, 4 GB of RAM, and is used for data storage hard drive capacity of 500 GB. Both new products are made in the case of glossy plastic, the sale will be a few colors.
For power supply and connect to the HP U160 computer needs only one free slot USB.A stand portable monitor with DisplayLink technology is used cover that protects the matrix from damage during transportation. 15,6 “TN-panel with a resolution of 1366×768 pixels and a maximum brightness of 180 nits does not have high viewing angles, but the device is 3.05 cm thick and weighing 1.54 kg fit easily in a bag with a laptop .
HP Envy 27 – is a 27 “IPS-display with Full HD-resolution (1920×1080 pixels) and wide viewing angles equal to 178 degrees in both planes. Interesting model is the asymmetric design, the thickness of the frame on each side of the screen is only 13.55 mm. In the bottom of the new items are in stereo speakers and a subwoofer Beats Audio, covering the entire audio range. Maximum power integrated speakers does not specify in any case, it will be as good inexpensive speakers. HP Pavilion TouchSmart Sleekbook go on sale February 15, 2013 at a price of $ 650, and Pavilion Sleekbook worth $ 480 will be on store shelves for 13 January. shortly begin selling HP U160 ($ 180), and the release of HP Envy 27 ($ 500) is scheduled for February 3.