Early this year, Hewlett-Packard Development Company has release their ultra slim, thin and stylish ENVY Spectre 14 laptop and now the latest generations of Spectre series, called as HP Spectre XT Touchsmart just announced and expected will be hit the market in Desemebr, 2012. The Spectre XT Touchsmart is the latest generations of HP TouchSmart line up with high quality silver aluminum design, ultimate performance, latest HP technologies and Windows 8 that allow users to use multiple fingers simultaneously on the multitouch screen, as well as ultra slim and light design like other Spectre series.
Under the hood, HP Spectre XT Touchsmart comes with impressive configurations. Powered by third generations of Intel Core i5 or Intel Core i7 processor that paired with up to 8GB of DDR3 SDRAM, an integrated Intel HD graphics 4000 as graphics accelerator and running on Microsoft Windows 8 as the operating system provides solid performance for heavy computing task. It also comes with dual drive, a 500GB Serial ATA Hard Disk Drive for internal storage and 32GB Solid State Drive for system cache deliver responsive system than conventional laptop with single hard disk drive. For highest configurations, the company also planning to release this model with 256GB Solid State Drive, as well as Intel® Rapid Start Technology for improving speed and HP ProtectSmart to protect the essential data.
As high end machine, the Spectre XT Touchsmart also has gorgeous and robust design. Comes with combinations of aluminum-and-magnesium design, HP CoolSense technology to keep the machine cooler and weighing only at 4.77 pound with measuring just 17.9 millimetes thick, the laptop is ideals for user on the go comfortable to carry around with. It’ lighter than IdeaPad U510 Laptop which has weighs at 4.85 pounds (2.2Kg) or the Satellite S955 from Toshiba with weighs at 5 pounds. The an island-style keyboard with glass multitouch trackpad and HP Imagepad technology is smooth, accurate and pleasant to use.
The 15.6-inch Full High Definition touchscreen Screen use Radiance Display with IPS technology offers wide viewing angle, bright, natural and beautiful color for images and videos. It also supports 10 finger multitouch unlike the conventional notebook and support maximum resolutions display at 1920×1080 pixel. Like it’s predecessor, users also can find HP TrueVision HD Webcam loctaed above the screen with integrated dual digital microphones for video communications and four stereo speakers with Beats Audio technology.
The company also claims if the XT Touchsmart will the first HP laptop that has Intel Thunderbolt port technology that gives fast speed for transfer multimedia conetent to other compatible device. Moreover, the 15.6 inch laptop also offer full array of interface options, such as USB 2.0 port, USB 3.0 port, audio jack, micrphone jack, HDMI port, Ethernet jack for LAN and a Kensington lock slot. In term of connectivity, it offers Bluetooth, Gigabit Ethernet and 802.11a/g/n WiFi.
Other technologies are HP Connected Photo, HP Connected Music, SmartFriend Complete Service, Intel Anti-Theft Technology, Intel Identity Protection and Intel Smart Connect Technology for automatically updated. In term of software, the Touchsmart machine also preloaded with free two years of Norton Internet Security, free one year of Absolute Data Protect, Adobe Photoshop Elements 10 and Adobe Premiere Elements 10. With 15.6 inch multi touch IPS display, imressive performance and latest Windows 8 OS, HP Spectre XT Touchsmart laptop is very interesting machine and worth to buy it. If you interested, the machine will be hit the market in the end of this year with starting price at $1,400.