The device is 15- inches and is powered by Core i7 which ensures that the computer has a high performance on tasks. It has impressive specs alongside a high-quality keyboard, responsive trackpad and a touch display in an elegant gem-cut design. It is a compelling and well-rounded package. Due to its awesome specs, beautiful design and collection of useful features, the HP Spectre x360 15 inch is an excellent laptop even for those who are already in the Windows world.
This laptop design is as superior and smart as its performance. The chassis is fringed with gold trimming running around its edges. The chassis is made of high-quality aluminium that feels solid and looks elegant at the same time. The two back corners are angled, with the right one hiding the power button and the left keeping a USB-C port, with the vents positioned near the back on each side.
The image quality is incredible, with videos and games popping from the screen. The 60HZ refresh rate ensures there is smooth and accurate tracking. The colour representation is also great. The display is coated in Gorilla Glass, so it has a high-quality sturdy look and feels, with a touchscreen that is both responsive and also accurate.
This computer is a pleasure to use. With the Nvidia GTX 1050 TI and 16GB RAM, it can run most AAA games. It is powered by the powerful Intel Core i7 which makes a high performing device. The 10th Gen Intel Core i7 -1051OU processor and 16GB of high performance for running demanding programs and multitasking smoothly. The 512GB Intel SSD provides fast startup times and functionality.
Due to its versatile design, its battery performance is hardly unexpected. The laptop will last up to 6 hours. Because of its thin design, most people might compare it to the Ultrabooks which have become all the rage in recent years, and tend to have a longer battery life than the HP Spectre.
For a 15-inch laptop with such a thin design, it comes with decent amounts of ports, which is a welcome detail. There are 2 USB-C Ports which help keep this computer future proof. The HDMI, USB 3.1, MicroSD reader and an audio jack cover any other existing connections which you may need, especially if you are a creative professional looking to move away from Apple’s minimalist Thunderbolt campaign.
Hp Spectre x360 15-df1008ca core i7 ash gold has a delight keyboard to use. The keyboard has more bounce and travel than you would expect on a thin computer like this. The keyboard is not fatiguing to use and you can use it for long stretches, whether you are writing articles or responding to emails. It also boasts a dedicated number pad, good for lefties and also shortcuts lining the top for the media functions, aeroplane mode and keyboard backlighting. The trackpad is flush with the enclosure offering smooth and responsive performance. Its left-of-centre placement may be a little strange.
Camera and sound
This laptop is equipped with the HP True Vision FHD IR webcam and a dual array digital microphone, which is perfect too for video conferencing. The IR camera can use facial recognition via Windows Hello to unlock the laptop, hence making it easier to log in and more secure. The sound is also well balanced overall due to the Nang and Olufsen speakers. There is also high volumes on taps as well.
- 4K sharp display
- Excellent performance
- Beautiful design