Hewlett-Packard presents its HP Elite Dragonfly, the new Ultrabook 2-in-1 convertible hybrid tablet with its 13-inch touch screen Full HD or 4K. On the program of this lightweight computer, Quad Core processor, SSD storage or connection Thunderbolt 3, Wi-Fi ax and 4G and an announced autonomy of 24 hours!
Made from magnesium alloy and ruggedly compliant with MIL-STD-810G US Military Resistance Standard, the HP Elite Dragonfly is a featherweight 2-in-1 Ultrabook with 990 grams and 304.3 x 197.5 x dimensions. 16.1mm .
Surprisingly, HP did not opt for an Intel Core 10th generation Comet Lake or Ice Lake processor , but for a Whiskey Lake : Dual Core i3-8145U Turbo (2.1 GHz) or Quad Core i5-8265U (1.6 GHz), Quad Core i5-8365U (1.6GHz), Quad Core i7-8565U (1.8GHz) or Quad Core i7-8665U (1.8GHz), all with integrated Intel UHD 620 graphics solution.
The Whiskey Lake is associated with 16 GB LPDDR3 2133MHz of RAM (soldered, dual channel) as well as an SSD M.2 SATA 3.0 storage of 128/256 GB, or M.2 NVMe PCIe x4 of 256 GB to 2 To with FIPS options, either for an Intel Optane Memory H10 module (see our H10 test ) of 256 GB (16 GB Optane) or 512 GB (32 GB Optane).
The display is entrusted to a 13.3-inch IPS touch – sensitive multi-touch screen BrightView thin edges with Corning Gorilla Glass 5 protection , either Full HD (1920×1080) 72% NTSC and 400 cd / m², either Full HD with Sure View (protection against prying eyes) 72% NTSC and 1000 cd / m² , ie Ultra HD 4K (3840×2160) 95% sRGB and 550 cd / m².
On the connectivity side, there are Wi-Fi ax modules (2×2, Wi-Fi 6 AX200) and Bluetooth 4.2 with 4G / LTE option , a HDMI 1.4 video output, a headset / microphone combo audio port, 1 USB 3.0, 1 USB 3.1 Type-C and 1 USB 3.1 Type-C (Gen2) Thunderbolt 3 .
The new HP Elite Dragonfly Ultrabook Hybrid also features 4 Bang & Olufsen speakers, a 720p HD webcam with Infrared mic option , a spill-resistant backlit chiclet keyboard, and a biometric reader with TPM security chip 2.0. A stylus is provided as an option as well as various accessories.
It sports a blue matte design with fingerprint protection and offers an announced autonomy of 24h30 (!) With its 56.2Whr Li-Polymer battery (with Core i5, 8 GB of RAM, 128 GB SSD, Full HD screen).
Note however that in standard, it is provided with a battery Li-Ion 2 cells 38Whr ensuring autonomy of 16:30 , which is very interesting. In any case, this PC can be recharged at 50% in 30 minutes.
The HP Elite Light Dragonfly 2-in-1 Ultrabook convertible tablet is expected for October 25 (at least across the Atlantic) from 1549 dollars .