Today HP expanded its new "DreamColor" technology portfolio with the introduction of the new the HP EliteBook 8730w Mobile Workstation with 30-bit DreamColor Display that offers improved color accuracy for professional graphic artists. In addition, HP introduced the HP EliteBook 8530w Mobile Workstation and the HP EliteBook 8530p Notebook PC.
HP EliteBook 8730w (view large image)
The new HP EliteBook 8730w is the only mobile workstation on the market to offer a 17-inch diagonal HP DreamColor Display, which offers over 16 million colors, a significant improvement to the 260,000 available colors on traditional notebook PCs. The notebook also offers an Intel quad-core processor, 8GB of memory and NVIDIA’s next generation of Quadro FX cards with up to 1GB dedicated video memory.
The HP EliteBook 8530w and HP EliteBook 8530p add professional graphics capabilities in a more compact form factor, making the notebooks ideal for users in fields such as animation, video production, broadcasting, photography, design and engineering. Both systems include a 15.4-inch diagonal display, Intel Core 2 Duo processor and 8GB of memory. Additionally, HP EliteBook 8530w supports Intel quad-core mobile processors.
HP EliteBook 8530p (view large image)
HP EliteBook 8530w (view large image)
The EliteBook series also features the HP DuraCase, a brushed anodized aluminum exterior combined with a magnesium alloy chassis designed for maximum protection to keep the PC looking good, longer.
Pricing and availability
The HP EliteBook 8730w Mobile Workstation is expected to be available later this month at the starting U.S. list price of $1,699. The HP EliteBook 8530 series is expected to be available in September starting at $1,499.