HP ProBook x360 11 G1 EE is a versatile laptop for students and other users in the education sector. The ‘EE’ in its name refers to ‘Education Edition.’ The portable notebook boasts a fitting rugged design, an anti-glare HD display, and battery life sufficient for full school day.
Where to Buy HP ProBook x360 11 G1 EE
HP ProBook x360 11 G1 EE Key Features and Specs
- Intel Celeron N3350, Intel Pentium N4200 Processor
- Intel HD Graphics 500, Intel HD Graphics 505
- Windows 10 Home, Windows 10 Pro
- 11.6-inch LED Display
- up to 8GB RAM
- 64GB SDD, 128GB SDD
- HP Long Life 3-cell, 41 Wh Li-ion Battery
- up to 11 hours
Build and Display
Not every notebook targeted at education users is built for rugged handling. This one is. The design quality is quite impressive. The HP ProBook x360 11 G1 EE comes in a co-moulded industrial rubber cover which provides protection when dropped from a height of 2.5 feet.
Its construction meets MIL-STD 810G standards for ruggedness. A 360-degree hinge lets you flip the notebook all the way round as you would the high-end Spectre x360.
The HP ProBook x360 11 G1 EE sports an 11.6-inch touch display with a resolution of 1,366 x 768 pixels. The display support optional Active Pen that allows users take notes, solve equations, and draw on the screen. It is the type that you can use for outdoor study. It enjoys Corning Gorilla Glass 4 protection.
Power and Performance
What you get on the inside of the HP ProBook x360 11 G1 EE is just what one would expect. It is powered by an Intel Pentium or Celeron processor, with speeds maxing out at 2.5 GHz. The laptop comes with maximum memory of 16 GB and integrated Intel HD graphics solution.
The HP ProBook x360 11 G1 EE looks like one to deliver enjoyable performance for students, considering the use of solid state drives for storage. HP rates the battery to last up to 11 hours.
Miscellaneous Specs and Features
For an education focused offering, the HP ProBook x360 11 G1 EE offers decent number of ports. These include two USB 3.1 Gen 1 ports, a USB Type-C port, an HDMI 1.4b port, and a microSD card reader. It supports optional dual cameras that allow users to record in four different modes – laptop, tent, stand and tablet.
For wireless communication, the Windows 10 laptop offers dual band Wi-Fi 802.11 a/b/g/n/ac and Bluetooth 4.2. Audio features include dual speakers and dual digital microphones.
Pricing and availability
HP ProBook x360 11 G1 EE laptops are not yet available Nigeria, Kenya, and Ghana. Price starts at around $539 in the United States. When available, the HP ProBook x360 11 G1 EE price in Nigeria should start at around 205,000 Naira, depending on your location and the configuration of the laptop.
Price in Ghana is expected to start at around GH₵ 3250. HP ProBook x360 11 G1 EE price in Kenya should start at 69,000 KSh.
HP ProBook x360 11 G1 EE Specs
Here are a few specs of the HP ProBook x360 11 G1 EE Notebook:
- OS: Windows 10 Pro, Windows 10 Home
- Processor: Intel Celeron N3350, Intel Pentium N4200 Processor
- GPU: Intel HD Graphics 500, Intel HD Graphics 505
- Memory: up to 8GB RAM
- Colours: Dark Gray
- Dimension: 20.79 x 30.24 x 1.99 cm
- Weight: Starting at 1.35 kg (non-touch); Starting at 1.45 kg (touch)
Display & Keyboard
- Display: 11.6-inch back-lit LED Display, 1366 x 768 pixels (Non-Touch or Touch), optional anti-glare
- Keyboard: Full-sized Spill Resistant Keyboard
- Pointing Device: Touchpad
- Built-in Storage: 64GB SDD, 128GB SDD
- Optical Storage: No
- Bundled Cloud Storage: –
Ports & Connectivity
- Webcam: Yes, 720p HD Webcam (optional)
- USB Ports: Yes, 2 x USB 3.1 port and 1 x USB Type C port
- HDMI: Yes, 1 port
- VGA: No
- Ethernet (RJ-45): Yes, port
- SD Slot: Yes, 1 slot
- Mic/Headphone: Yes
- NFC: No
- WLAN: Yes, Wi-Fi 802.11 a/b/g/n/ac, Dual-Band
- Bluetooth: Yes, Bluetooth 4.2
- Broadband: No
- Docking Connector: No
- HP Fingerprint Reader (Optional)
- Integrated Dual Speaker
- Integrated Dual Microphone
- HP Recovery Manager
- Battery: HP 3-cell Long Life Battery (48 WHr)
- Use Time: up to 11 hours