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HP announces the Spectre x2 & ENVY x360

HP just recently announced some new laptops under their Spectre and ENVY lineups. They announced the Spectre x2, ENVY x360 and the ENVY 13 & 17.

ENVY x360 15 & ENVY 17

The ENVY x360 15 has a 7th Gen Intel Core i7 processor with 16GB of RAM and a 1TB hard drive. The touchscreen is 15.6-inches and is FullHD.

As for ports, you’ll find a USB Type-C port, 2 USB 3.1 Type-A ports, 1 HDMI and a headphone/microphone jack. The webcam on the ENVY x360 15 has support for Windows Hello.

The ENVY x360 15 will be available in Canada but no pricing was announced.


The ENVY 17 has a 7th Gen Intel Core i7 processor with 16GB of RAM and a 1TB hard drive. The screen is 17.3-inches and is FullHD.

There is also a IR webcam with support for Windows Hello. As for ports, there are 1 USB Type-C port, 3 USB 3.1 Type-A ports, 1 HDMI and a headphone/microphone jack.

The ENVY 17 will be coming to Canada but no pricing was announced.

Spectre x2

The Spectre x2 is HP’s answer to Microsoft Surface Pro lineup. It has a 12.3-inch 3K2K IPS WLED touchscreen display with a resolution of 3000×2000.

It’s being powered by the 7th Gen Intel Core i7 processor with 8GB of RAM and there’s the Intel Iris Plus Graphics 650. There is also a 360GB SDD and you can get up to 7-8 hours of battery life.

The rear-facing camera is 13-megapixels and the front-facing camera is 5-megapixels along with a IR camera for Windows Hello. There are also 2 USB Type-C ports and a headphone jack.

It will also come with the HP Active Pen in Dark Ash Silver to match the same colour of the Spectre x2, as well as a USB Type-C to Type-A adapter and a sleeve for the device.

As of right now, the Spectre x2 isn’t coming to Canada.

All of HP’s new computer were announced at the Cannes Film Festival and are designed to “the deliver the performance, design and innovation that reinvent the way people design, collaborate and create.”

Source: HP

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