HP EliteBook Folio 1020 is a sleek and elegant ultraportable for those who desire a notebook that can allow them be creative on the go. Featuring a low-power processor, this laptop is designed with both performance and long battery life in mind, while also promising superior ruggedness you would wish a highly mobile machine to have.
Build and Screen
Featuring a sleek and chic design, the HP EliteBook Folio 1020 series is described as the “world’s thinnest and lightest business-class notebooks” by its maker. The laptop comes in at just 15.7mm thick and has its weight starting at just 2.68 pounds, about 1.2 kg.
It is given a premium feel with the use of nicely forged alloy of aluminium and magnesium as well as carbon fibre. A spill-resistant, backlit and full-sized keyboard is provided for the laptop, which is designed to pass military-grade testing for toughness.
HP EliteBook Folio 1020 features a 12.5-inch touch display with an impressive resolution of 2560 x 1440 pixels and an optional matte, non-touch display with a full HD resolution of 1920 x 1080 pixels.
Performance and Software
HP EliteBook Folio 1020 is powered by an Intel Core M processor renowned for its power efficiency and clocked at 1.2GHz (2.9GHz with Turbo Boost), depending on configuration. The processor choice makes it possible for the ultraportable to boast a silent, fanless design.
The chip is paired with DDR3 RAM of 8 GB, while graphics is dealt with by an integrated Intel HD Graphics 5300 processor. The slim laptop ships with Windows 8.1 as the default operating system, with Windows 7 Professional, Ubuntu and FreeDOS as alternatives.
Others Specs and Features
Super-fast solid-state drives are used for storage on the HP EliteBook Folio 1020, with capacity ranging from 128GB to 256GB. Protection and security are well on the bill with features and programs such as fingerprint reader, HP BIOSphere, HP Sure Start, Master Boot Record Security, TPM 1.2/2.0 and security lock slot.
The HP EliteBook Folio 1020 notebook also features an HD (720p) webcam and audio tools such as dual stereo speakers and DTS Studio Sound.
Pricing and availability
HP Elitebook Folio 1020 G1 are available in Nigeria. HP Elitebook Folio 1020 G1 price in Nigeria starts at around N198,000, depending on your location and the configuration of the laptop.
HP Elitebook Folio 1020 G1 Specs
Here are a few specs of the HP Elitebook Folio 1020 G1:
- OS: Windows 8.1 Pro, Windows 8.1, or Windows 7
- Processor: Intel Core M Processor
- GPU: Intel HD Graphics 5300
- Memory: 4GB or 8GB RAM
- Colours: Silver
- Dimension: 31 x 21 x 1.57 cm
- Weight: from 1.21 kg
Display & Keyboard
- Display: 12.5-inch back-lit LED Touch Display, 2560 x 1440 pixels (anti-glare)
- Keyboard: Full-sized back-lit keyboard (Spill Resistant)
- Pointing Device: Touchpad
- Built-in Storage: 180GB or 256GB SDD
- Optical Storage: No
- Bundled Cloud Storage: –
Ports & Connectivity
- Webcam: Yes, HD Webcam
- USB 3.0: Yes, 2 port
- USB 2.0: No
- HDMI: Yes, 1 port
- DisplayPort: –
- VGA: –
- Ethernet (RJ-45): Via Dongle
- SD Slot: Yes, 1 slot
- Mic/Headphone: Yes
- WLAN: Yes, Wi-Fi 802.11 a/b/g/n/ac
- Bluetooth: Yes, Bluetooth 4.0
- NFC: No
- Docking Connector: Yes, 1 Connector
- Mobile Broadband: No
- Fingerprint Reader
- Full Volume Encryption
- Designed to pass MIL-STD 810G durability tests