To push the boundaries of work and life for mobile business professionals, HP on Tuesday introduced premium displays and accessories for home and office, as well as a one-kilogram ultra-light premium convertible notebook HP Elite Dragonfly Laptop.
Equipped with up to 2TB of 16GB of RAM and solid-state storage (SSD), the 13-inch Elite Dragonfly notebook will be available starting October 25 at $ 1,549 (approximately Rs. 1,10,400).
It is expected to hit the Indian market in November and the local price is yet to be announced.
The HP Elite Dragonfly offers 24.5 hours of battery life with the latest Wi-Fi 6 connectivity. The optional Gigabit-class 4G LTE allows workers to connect and collaborate from virtually anywhere with the 4×4 LTE antenna as the world’s first business convertible.
HP Elite Dragonfly is also the world’s first business convertible with pre-installed personal wellness software called HP “Workwell”, the company claims. The laptop has an 8th gen Intel Core vPro processor.
Alex Cho, President, Personal Systems, HP Inc., told reporters here, “Looking at the world’s lightest compact business changing and beautiful-curved displays, HP is re-telling how technology empowers today’s employees . ”
The world’s lightest compact business convertible device offers the world’s highest screen-to-body ratio in a 13-inch business convertible – about 86 percent – on HP’s claims.
“, We designed HP Elite Dragonfly for today’s mobile employees to carry the burden of agitation and enable them to achieve their potential whenever they want,” Vinay Awasthi, Vice President and General Manager, Personal Systems, Asia Pacific and Japan, HP Inc.
It is a quiet and back-lit keyboard and glass touchpad redesigned for a premium feel and smooth working experience.
“HP Elite Dragonfly is an exceptional example of how HP and Intel are driving innovation through the Project Athena program,” Chris Walker, Corporate Vice President, Mobile Computing Platform, Intel.
Wi-Fi 6 provides three times faster file transfer speeds than Wi-Fi 5 for high performance in high-density environments.
The HP “Sure Sense” technology in the device protects against malware attacks on mobile workers using the power of artificial intelligence.
In addition to the HP Elite Dragonfly, the company also announced two curved monitors.
The HP S430c Curved Ultravide Monitor is expected to be available on November 4 for $ 949 and the HP E344c Curved Monitor is expected to be available on October 7 for $ 599.
The HP S730C Curved Ultravide Monitor offers a one-of-a-kind experience with its large, uninterrupted 83.7-inch curved display, comparable to a dual 24-inch diagonal display. It features HP Device Bridge, a new technology that allows users to control two PCs natively and simultaneously. Users can view, copy and paste between devices with a single keyboard and mouse. The HP S430c Curved Ultravide Monitor also features a privacy pop-up webcam and embedded mic.