|   by NotebookReview Staff

The HP ENVY x2 is an attractive convertible notebook / tablet that comes with an Intel Atom Z2760 1.80GHz processor, 2GB of RAM and a 64GB SSD.  At the time of this writing there are no upgrade options available, just one fixed configuration with Windows 8 (32-bit) and the standard 11.6-inch glossy HD display with touchscreen capability (1366 x 768).

  • Windows 8 (32-bit)
  • 11.6-inch glossy HD display with touchscreen capability (1366 x 768)
  • Intel Atom Z2760 (1.80GHz)
  • 64GB SSD
  • 802.11 b/g/n WLAN
  • Internal Bluetooth v. 4.0
  • Integrated 2.1MP front facing camera and 8.0MP rear facing camera
  • 2-cell Li-Ion battery
  • Weight: 3.1lbs (1.5lbs for tablet, 1.6lbs for keyboard dock)
  • Dimensions: 11.93 x 8.12 x 0.76 inches (width x depth x thickness)

  • Pros

    • Excellent battery life of 11+ hours in laptop mode
    • Great tablet experience with excellent docking mechanism
    • Fully fledged Windows 8, no watered down Windows RT
    • Great brushed aluminum design and solid build quality
  • Cons

    • Limited storage space and SSD relatively slow
    • Intel Atom processor is slow
    • Low screen resolution and no pen input
    • Keyboard and touchpad are so-so

Quick Take

The HP ENVY x2 is an attractive laptop/tablet hybrid with Windows 8 and great battery but limited performance.

Read Our Full Review: HP ENVY x2 Review



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