Unwrapped at CES 2017, the HP EliteBook x360 1030 G2 is a premium notebook for highly mobile professionals. It offers awesome versatility and impressive performance with a slim, convertible design, 7th-generation Intel Core processors, and impressively-long battery life.
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HP EliteBook x360 1030 G2 Key Features and Specs
- 7th Gen Intel Core i7, Core i5 Processor
- Intel HD Graphics 620
- Windows 10 Home or Windows 10 Pro
- 13.3-inch LED Touch Display
- 4GB, 8GB, 16GB RAM (up to 16GB RAM in two slots)
- 128GB SDD, 256GB SDD, 360GB SDD, 1TB SDD
- Optional Built-in Broadband (4G LTE or 3G HSPA+)
- Up to 16 hours, 30 minutes Battery Life
Design and Display
This is a qualified candidate if you are in search of business laptop with very durable build quality. The HP EliteBook x360 1030 G2 shows off an elegant unibody design featuring precision-cut CNC aluminium. The business laptop is built to pass military-grade testing for durability and ruggedness. Its 360-degree hinge allows users to fold the screen all the way back for use in five different modes. This one is very thin and lightweight.
HP EliteBook x360 1030 G2 features a stunning 13.3-inch touchscreen with Full HD or Quad HD resolution for super sharp images. The display features Corning Gorilla Glass protection. An optional HP Sure View privacy screen keeps your sensitive information and content from prying eyes with a button touch.
Power and Performance
By all indications, the HP EliteBook x360 1030 G2 is built for top-of-the-shelf performance. Latest generation Intel Kaby Lake processors (Core i5 or i7) drive the laptop. The CPU receives support from integrated Intel HD Graphics 620 and up to 16 GB of DDR4 RAM.
The use of solid state drives, including the M2 PCIe NVMe variant, ensures high responsiveness and seamless performance. HP EliteBook x360 1030 G2 is truly a notebook for highly mobile professionals with a promise of 16 and half hours of runtime.
Other Specs and Features
The Windows 10 convertible has several features that facilitate productivity. HP Sure Start Gen3 helps ensure there is no downtime by providing protection against BIOS attacks. The HP EliteBook x360 1030 G2 offers HP BIOSphere, Secure Erase, Client Security and TPM 1.2/2.0 among its security features.
Buyers can expect this laptop to promote high creativity and solid collaboration. HP EliteBook x360 1030 G2 offers HP Audio Boost, Noise Cancellation, Active Pen, and Audio by Bang & Olufsen. There is even an HP Collaboration Keyboard.
Pricing and availability
HP EliteBook x360 1030 G2 laptops are not yet available Nigeria, Kenya, and Ghana. Price starts at around $1,249 in the United States. HP EliteBook x360 1030 G2 price in Nigeria is expected to start at around 475,000 Naira, depending on your location and the configuration of the laptop.
Price in Ghana is expected to start at around GH₵ 7539. HP EliteBook x360 1030 G2 price in Kenya starts at 160,000 KSh.
HP EliteBook x360 1030 G2 Specs
Here are a few specs of the HP EliteBook x360 1030 G2 Notebook:
- OS: Windows 10 Home, Windows 10 Pro
- Processor: 7th Generation Intel Core i5, Core i7 Processor
- GPU: Intel HD Graphics 620
- Memory: 4GB RAM, 8GB RAM, 16GB RAM (up to 16GB)
- Colours: Silver
- Dimension: 31.69 x 21.85 x 1.49 cm
- Weight: Starting at 1.28 kg
Display & Keyboard
- Display: 13.3-inch back-lit Touch LED Display (1920 x 1080 pixels or 3840 x 2160 pixels), optional Corning Gorilla Glass
- Keyboard: Full-sized Spill Resistant, Back-Lit Keyboard
- Pointing Device: Glass TouchPad
- Built-in Storage: 128 SDD, 256GB SDD, 360GB SDD, 1TB SDD
- Optical Storage: No
- Bundled Cloud Storage: –
Ports & Connectivity
- Webcam: Yes, 720p HD Webcam, IR camera for face authentication with Windows Hello
- USB Ports: Yes, two USB 3.1 ports (1 for charging) and one USB Type C Port (with Thunderbolt)
- HDMI: Yes, 1 port
- VGA: No
- Ethernet (RJ-45): No
- SD Slot: Yes, 1 slot
- Mic/Headphone: Yes (Dual Microphone Array)
- NFC: Yes (Optional)
- WLAN: Yes, Wi-Fi 802.11 a/b/g/n/ac, Dual-Band, Miracast
- Bluetooth: Yes, Bluetooth 4.2
- Docking Connector: –
- Broadband: Yes, 3G HSPA+ / 4G LTE (optional)
- Audio by Bang & Olufsen
- Four Integrated Stereo Speakers
- Fingerprint Reader with Windows Hello
- Smart Card Reader
- Battery: HP Long Life 3-cell, 57 WH Li-ion Battery
- Use Time: up to 16 hours, 30 minutes (depends on configuration)