If you love style, then this device is for you. On Sunday at MWC 2017, HP Inc announced a dynamic new commercial 2-in-1 detachable laptop named HP Pro x2 612 G2. Since then it is available in US for starting price of $1,734 on HP’s website.
The new HP Pro x2 612 G2 is a versatile 2-in-1 detachable laptop. It features multiple modes like presentation mode, inking mode for taking notes, tablet mode for data collection, and notebook mode. It comes with the HP Active Wacom Pen stylus with the ‘App Launch’ feature, apart from a 165-degree kickstand. Most important it surpass its predecessor in terms of durability. That’s because this new HP is MIl-STD810G tested to survive drops, dust and shocks.
“Today, more than 60 percent of Millennials work from more than one location and by 2020 they will be a majority of the workforce. They want sexy mobile devices that meet their on-the-go work styles and IT needs these devices to be manageable, serviceable and secure,” said Michael Park, Vice President and General Manager, Mobility, Personal Systems, HP Inc.
“Only HP is combining these amazing mobile form factors with the built-in security and vertical workflow capabilities with a lower total cost of ownership,” Park said.
HP Pro x2 612 G2 Specifications
- Choice between latest Intel 7th Gen processors i.e Core M3, i5 and i7 mobile CPUs.
- Windows 10 OS
- 8GB of RAM and up to 512GB of storage on an SSD
- 12-inch Display having resolution of 1920 x 1280 pixels.
- A microSD port
- USB 3.0 port
- USB Type-C for fast charging ( upto 50% in just 30 minutes, company promises )
- SIM card slot and a Headphone Jack
- HP Active Wacom Pen (stylus)
- Weight 2.7 pounds along with keyboard
The Pro x2 sports a “Collaboration Keyboard” with back-lit hot keys and magnetic connections. You can also remove the back of the device, get the hard drive out, while accessing components such as the LAN and LTE.
In addition HP also announced a range of new accessories for the company’s x2 lineup include $49 rugged case, $149 USB-C dock and $49 travel hub. “These accessories are designed with versatility in mind, helping mobile professionals be productive and remain connected whether they are in the office or on the go“, HP said.