HP's new range offers slimmer laptops along with hybrid touchscreen based machines running on latest Intel platforms
HP today introduced a new range of notebooks and convertible PCs at an event in Mumbai. The new devices showcased are – the HP Pavilion Notebook Series, HP Pavilion x360, HP Pavilion 23 All-in-One and the HP ENVY 15 Notebook PC.
The HP Pavilion x360, as the name suggests, comes with a 360-degree hinge. It has a 11.6-inch LED antiglare touch screen. It runs Windows 8 and is powered by Pentium Quad Core Bay-Trail processor and 4 GB of RAM. It features a 500GB hard disk drive. The x360 also features BeatsAudio and dual speakers. It is priced at Rs. 39,990.
The HP Pavilion 23 AiO Desktop features a 23-inch display. It has HD screen and webcam. The desktop will be available in the market from July 20th for Rs. 67,990.
The HP Pavilion 14 and 15 sport a unibody design. The new Notebook PCs are available in different color options such as silver, white, blue and red. Both the devices come with Beats Audio and dual speakers. The HP Pavilion notebooks are priced at 39,990.
The HP Envy 15 notebook PC runs Windows 8.1 and sports a full HD touch display. It has HP Control Zone trackpad optimized for Windows 8 and comes with 1TB of additional storage for more music, videos, and photos. Like the other new HP devices, the Envy 15 has Beats Audio featuring dual speakers and a sub-woofer. The HP Envy 15 will be available in India from July 20 for Rs 62,990.
Here's the full HP press release:
HP Unveils Colourful New Lineup of Consumer Notebook PCs
Unique designs combine powerful performance with style and function
MUMBAI, India, July 03, 2014 — HP today unveiled its latest range of consumer notebook and touch convertible PCs, and a variety of colourful accessories delivering new eye-catching options for consumers in India to express their unique style and personality. The new HP Pavilion Notebook Series, HP Pavilion x360, HP Pavilion 23 All-in-One and the HP ENVY 15 Notebook PC were showcased today at the HP APJ Media Summit 2014 in Mumbai.
“Consumers in India are looking for devices that enable them to express their personality without compromising performance,” said Mr. Ketan Patel, Director, Computing Category, Printing and Personal Systems, HP India. “Our latest line-up of consumer PCs delivers innovative design and a broad range of colour options that drive creativity and productivity.”
HP Pavilion 14 and HP Pavilion 15 Notebook PCs
The new HP Pavilion Notebook Series provides all the benefits of a desktop PC in a sleek, colourful package. The devices feature a fashionable uni-body design that allows for less flex and stress on the device. The thin and light notebook PCs are designed for users who want a combination of high performance and stylish design. The new range comes in a variety of colours including Natural Silver, Snow White, Aqua Blue and Vibrant Red. With Beats Audio™ and dual speakers, the HP Pavilion Notebook series delivers the best-sounding, richest audio on a PC. The notebooks also deliver the speed required for day-to-day work with industry-leading processors. The new HP Pavilion Notebooks are now available for INR 39,990/-1
HP Pavilion x360
Designed for productivity and entertainment, the HP Pavilion x360 is a touch convertible PC featuring a 360-degree hinge that enables users to easily convert from notebook to a stand, tent or tablet mode. Music lovers will enjoy its powerful entertainment performance featuring built-in Beats Audio™, dual speakers designed for great sound in any position, and an optimized touch screen. The HP Pavilion x360 is a Windows 8 device featuring an 11.6-inch LED antiglare widescreen, Pentium Quad Core Bay-Trail processor and 4 GB of RAM and a 500 GB hard disk
drive. The HP Pavilion x360 is priced at INR. 39,990/-1 and is currently available in the Indian market.
HP ENVY 15 Notebook PCs
The HP ENVY 15 Notebook PC is a powerful device, optimized for the ultimate Windows 8.1 touch experience, with a Full HD touchscreen display. Featuring the HP Control Zone™ trackpad optimized for Windows 8, the new HP ENVY Notebook allows easy navigation for the most comfortable user experience. The new HP ENVY Notebook also enables extra enjoyment with up to 1TB of additional storage for more music, videos, and photos. Dual speakers and a subwoofer deliver a premium Beats Audio™ experience. The HP Envy 15 will be available in India from 20th July starting from INR 62,990/-1
HP Pavilion 23 All-in-One Desktop – HP Pavilion 23 AiO Desktop is designed for entertainment and is easy to set-up. With a high-definition touchscreen and webcam, the compact desktop is ideal for movie viewing and web chatting. The 23-inch all-in-one has an intuitive touch technology and makes it a complete entertainment device to listen to your favourite music and play your favourite games. The desktop with a slim and trendy design will be available in the market from July 20th for INR 67,990/-1
Amplifying the HP Experience
HP unveiled a variety of fun and stylish accessories including speakers, headphones and headsets to match its new colourful Notebook PC range. The impressively compact palm-sized USB and Bluetooth enabled speakers are technically engineered to deliver optimal sound quality. The colourful HP Headset range allows you to listen, game and chat with amazing sound clarity. The speaker range starts from INR 1,200/-1 while the HP headphones and headsets range starts from 1,900/-1. The wireless speakers and headphones will be available in Indian market from August 7, 2014.
Extending colour even further to the HP Slate6 and HP Slate7 VoiceTabs, five new coloured back covers have also been released. The back covers come in pink, purple, green, blue and white and will be available in the Indian market from August 10, 2014 for INR 1,199/-1.
HP creates new possibilities for technology to have a meaningful impact on people, businesses, governments and society. With the broadest technology portfolio spanning printing, personal systems, software, services and IT infrastructure, HP delivers solutions for customers’ most complex challenges in every region of the world. More information about HP (NYSE: HPQ) is available at http://www.hp.com.
UPDATE: As of 25th July 2014, HP reached out to us to mention that the 1.5TB version of HP Envy 15 is still to hit Indian stores. The standard storage bundled there is 1TB as of now.