Hewlett-Packard on Tuesday launched a new generation of its AI-powered Spectre laptops – Spectre 13.5 x360 and Spectre 16 in India.
The “premium style” devices offer a Windows 3:2 convertible with a 91 per cent screen-to-body ratio and adaptive intelligence.
The HP Spectre x360 16-inch laptop is designed on the Intel Evo platform and features the latest 12th generation Intel Core processors and up to Intel Arc graphics. The HP Spectre x360 13.5-inch laptop features a 12th-generation Intel Core processor with an Intel Evo platform.
The laptops come with a 4K OLED display with a 120 Hz refresh rate. With the touchscreen, users can take advantage of multiple gestures such as pinch-to-zoom, double-tap and hold down.
Users can choose between a 3:2 aspect ratio device for productivity tasks and web browsing; and a 16:10 for video and audio editing.
The HP Spectre x360 portfolio comes with AI-powered smart features such as Auto-frame, Noise Reduction, dynamic voice levelling, health and wellness features, AI-based privacy alert and sound enhancement.
The devices come with up to 16 hours of battery life with 50 per cent fast charging in 30 minutes, HP said. The device’s power-saving mode can extend battery life whenever there are concerns about charging accessibility.
They also have in-bag detection that leverages Intel Dynamic Tuning technology to adjust the PC’s power to avoid overheating or draining the battery when placed in a bag. Adaptive Battery Optimizer will monitor battery temperature, battery charge status and usage time to preserve battery health, while Smart Sense will optimize performance, temperature and more on a device depending on the application being used.
For connectivity, the devices will feature Intel Wi-Fi 6e and Thunderbolt 4 port. The devices have a Network Booster for network bandwidth optimization to reduce screen lockups and dropped calls.
For audio and video experiences, the laptops come with HP Auto Frame and HP Dynamic Voice Levelling. The notebooks also come with two-way AI noise reduction, directional beamforming microphones and quad speakers.
Pricing and availability
The portfolio will be available in colour combinations such as ‘Nightfall Black’ with pale brass accents and ‘Nocturne Blue’ with sky blue accents.
The HP Spectre 13.5 x360 ef-0053tu with Intel Evo Core i7 will be available for ₹ 1,29,999 or can be split on a no-cost 18-month EMI. Two years of additional on-site warranty worth ₹ 14,999 will be free with new Spectre devices The HP Spectre 16 x360 f-1003tu with Intel Evo Core i7 will be available at ₹ 139,999 or can be split into 18 months at no EMI cost.