HP Pro x2 Launched With Military-Grade Design

HP announced the HP Pro x2 at the MWC 2017.

HP’s Pro x2 is an upgraded version of Windows 10 Convertible. Specially designed for industry professionals who are always rushing and want to protect their device from being dropped and considering the looks of this device, it seems to be powerful.

The strength of the device is its best feature. Having gone through military-grade testing “MIL-STD 810G tests”, which means that the device has been tested under conditions that it may experience throughout its service life and is made strong enough to bear worse situations.

HP’s Pro X2 has a Corning Gorilla Glass 4 screen with a 12-inch full HD display. The base of the device is made of aluminium. It is mechanized with Intel’s latest Kaby Lake processors and Intel HD Graphics 615. On the basis of the model you choose to buy, you can select an i7 to Core M3 to Intel’s Pentium. The devices comes with an 8 GB RAM and 512 GB of SSD storage capacity.

With LTE connectivity support, the device includes a fingerprint reader which is optional, and has USB 3.1 Type-C and USB 3.0 ports, a slot for microSD card, and a headphone jack. The primary camera is an 8MP rear-facing lens with a single-LED flash, while the secondary camera is only 5MP but comes with 1080p. The Pro x2 also has a long battery life and with HP fast charging battery the device charges up to 50% within just 30 minutes of charging.

The HP Pro x2 comes with a detachable keyboard and a stylus known as HP Active Pen. It can also turn into a complete functional computer by connecting keyboards using pogo pins. The detachable keyboard offers keys devoted to manage voice and video conference calls. The keyboard illuminates from behind offering a trackpad with support for numerous touch gesture. HP also claims that the device is optimal for government, healthcare and retail usage. The detachable device also comes with optional security functions like TPM 2.0/1.2, integrated smart card reader and pad fingerprint reader.

Various number of software and applications are pre-installed on the machine which includes Drive Encryption, Absolute Persistence Module, Preboot Authentication, HP Secure Erase, HP Client Security Gen3, HP Sure Start Gen3, HP BIOSphere, and many more.  It also offers HP Velocity tech which helps in improving audio, visual and data communication transfer rates over LAN and Wi-Fi network.

The device is yet to be launched in India. However, it is available for $979 on HP.com and the higher model is priced at more than $1700.HP Pro x2

 

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Picture courtesy – digit.in

 


by techtalks @TechTalks May 5, 2017 9:34 AM UTC

DIGITAL DEBATE

Mobile Upgrades: Killing The Product Before Its Time?

Have to agree. The speed of newer phone models within the same series and newer app versions lead to more thought put into buying decisions. Phone lines have a definite short shelf life

Lionel Gurjao

Frequently upgrading the software is a real problem as updating the software might cause your phone to lag because of the older hardware.

Shivendra Singh

They should come out with upgrades for the specific phones and not for the separate Operating System. This way a special version for your phones specific hardware can be made

Maalin Ashar

They should come out with upgrades for the specific phones and not for the separate Operating System. This way a special version for your phones specific hardware can be made

Maalin Ashar

Q5 blackberry

Alhassan A Bukar

Nice

Ishwar Maradi