HP coated glass cover almost all Gorilla Glass surface ultrabook called HP Envy 14 Spectre. However, this device can hardly be referred to a promising new category ultrabook because its price starts at $ 1.4 thousand.
Manufacturers have begun to actively replenish ultrabook range – after Asustek, Lenovo, Toshiba, Samsung and Hewlett-Packard have joined the race for LG and Dell. Announced more than 20 models ultrabook, and some manufacturers are now coming up with ways to release their devices from the crowd.
Thus, LG and Acer have worked over a thickness of systems, reducing it to 14.7 and 15 mm respectively, while Dell has created a ultrabook aluminum body, magnesium alloy and carbon fiber.HP shall not be left with no choice but to use in the design of the system even more extravagant material – glass.
As stated in the official announcement of the company, all the external plane of the HP Envy 14 Spectre covered with scratch-resistant glass Gorilla Glass – including the cover, the display area under the palms and the Multitouch touchpad. Add that same glass is used in the iPhone and other mobile devices.
HP Envy 14 Spectre with 14-inch display (1600 x 900) LED-backlit display, support for Wi-Fi 802.11n, Bluetooth, connectors USB 3.0, HDMI and Mini DisplayPort, as well as a connector for connecting to a gigabit LAN and the headphone jack or the microphone. Built-in webcam allows you to make video HD on Skype, and Beats Audio sound system with two speakers and subwoofer provides high quality sound and comfort – thanks to an analog volume control wheel under your right hand.
Ultrabook thickness of 20 mm, weight – 1.8 kg, which is somewhat heavier than other similar systems – apparently because of the design. In this case the computer itself is quite compact – its dimensions are 327 x 221 mm (equivalent to 13.3 inches).