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Acer America Corp. is a computer manufacturer of business and consumer PCs, notebooks, ultrabooks, projectors, servers, and storage products.


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May 16, 2018 |

HP Accelerates Innovation with Stunning Lineup of Premium PCs

Latest HP Elite and ENVY PC innovations include world’s smallest business convertible and world’s widest curved All-in-One

†HP Inc. unveiled a bold new lineup of premium notebooks, desktops, and displays designed to empower wherever work and life takes you. The latest HP Elite 1000 and HP ENVY portfolios feature visually stunning design, powerful performance and maximum versatility to securely connect, create and collaborate from anywhere, anytime.

With 81 percent of people working during their personal time and more than half multi-tasking personal activities at work, using a device that can straddle the realities of each environment is more important than ever. HP’s new premium lineup includes various form factors that meet an individual’s personal style and specific computing needs.

“HP’s undisputed design and engineering leadership is delivering the ultimate combination of style, performance, and versatility,” said Ron Coughlin, President, Personal Systems, HP Inc. “With the world’s smallest business convertible, the first detachable and tablet with an integrated privacy screen, the widest curved All-in-One, and other industry-leading innovations, our new Elite and ENVY portfolios create unrivaled premium PC experiences.”

Premium Innovation for the Modern Office: HP Elite 1000 Series

Employees have differing expectations for their devices based on the way they work and live. The HP Elite 1000 series is an ideal match for the person who wants sleek design and durability, industry-leading security and collaboration tools as they weave in and out of their work day.

The HP Elite 1000 devices announced are part of the†world’s most secure and manageable PCs†and include a full suite of solutions, including the HP Endpoint Security Controller, HP Sure Start Gen4, and HP Sure Run†announced earlier this year. The all new†HP EliteBook x360 1030†is the first device to feature optional HP Sure Recover with Embedded Reimaging. This option stores the software system image in embedded memory, ensuring data recovery even if the hard drive is wiped and no network connection is available.

New devices in the HP Elite 1000 series include:

  • HP EliteBook x360 1030 G3†is the world’s smallest business convertible†with a starting weight of only 2.76 lbs. and is 15.8 mm thin. With up to 18 hours of battery life†and 4G Cat9 LTE††for ultimate connectivity, this sleek device features the world’s first active pen with proximity alert for business PCs†to notify a user when the pen is left behind and an optional, first of its kind, outdoor viewable display.
  • HP Elite x2 1013 G3†now fits a 13-inch display into a 12-inch chassis, making it the world’s smallest business detachable. For the truly mobile professional, this device is the world’s first detachable and tablet with an integrated privacy screen, offers Intel Quad Core vPro processors†and up to 4G Cat9 LTE.
  • HP EliteBook 1050 G1†is the world’s first ultra-slim business notebook with NVIDIA GeForce GTX 1050 graphics, boasting powerful performance with optional hexacore processing†and up to 4 TB of SSD storage, perfect for the person who needs reliable performance in a sleek package. Along with the optional HP Privacy Camera to protect the webcam against malicious surveillance, the device has up to 16 hours of battery life†for all-day connectivity and productivity.
  • HP EliteOne 1000 AiO G2†is the world’s first business class 34-inch curved AiO with discrete graphics, and a beautiful and flexible design that makes it the perfect fit for the front desk, office or huddle room for meetings. The first AiO purpose-built for collaboration, this AiO is an ideal video conferencing solution, with a FHD pop-up webcam, integrated collaboration keys, powerful audio and HP Noise cancellation.
  • HP EliteDisplay S14†is the world’s first 14-inch USB Type-C portable display, bringing the power of dual-screen productivity in a sleek package. Designed for those on the go, this portable display is powered by a single USB Type-C connection for easy connectivity to any USB-C notebook.

Power to Do Anything: HP ENVY Portfolio

Today’s consumer wants a device that can do it all – whether at home, work or school, their device needs to keep up with their demanding lifestyle. That’s why HP packed the ENVY portfolio with amazing features that go beyond basic performance and battery improvements. The all new†HP Command Center, available on the latest ENVY devices, allows users to optimize system performance, fan noise and temperature with CoolSense technology. Supporting Gigabit Wi-Fi speeds is also a feature on these devices, providing fast connectivity for demanding streaming apps for movies, music, and gaming. Many of these apps need powerful sound, which is why all HP ENVY devices have Audio by Bang & Olufsen. HP Sure View technology†along with fingerprint readers or IR cameras are also available on select models to keep information safe and secure.

New PCs in the HP ENVY portfolio include:

  • HP ENVY 13 Laptop†offers exceptional power in a sleek, stylish, all-metal design available in pale gold or natural silver. Featuring 8th generation Intel Quad Core processors, optional NVIDIA GeForce MX150 graphics, up to 14 hours of battery life, and security features including a fingerprint reader and optional HP Sure View, this device is designed for the on-the-go multi-tasker.
  • HP ENVY x360 13†is the newest device to the HP ENVY portfolio, and the first 13-inch convertible with the AMD Ryzen Processor with Radeon Vega Graphics. This convertible is designed to perform and impress, with multi-threaded processing, powerful integrated graphics, optional HP Sure View, and up to 11 hours of battery life.
  • HP ENVY x360 15†is an ideal device for users seeking more creative experiences through touch and pen. For those seeking incredible multi-tasking performance, this device is available with either Intel or AMD processors, powerful storage and memory options including Intel Optane, up to a 4K display and optional HP Sure View. With up to 12 hours and 45 minutes of battery life, this and all ENVY laptops and convertibles feature HP Fast Charge, which can charge a device to 50 percent in 45 minutes.
  • HP ENVY 17 Laptop†is one of the few desktop replacements with the everyday content creator in mind. Equipped with the powerful 8th Generation Intel Quad-Core processors, discrete NVIDIA GeForce MX 150 graphics, options including Intel Optane memory, and optional 17-inch diagonal 4K display, the ENVY 17 can handle productivity tasks, content creation, and entertainment apps.
  • HP ENVY Curved AiO 34†is the world’s widest curved all-in-one†and now the world’s first all-in-one with Amazon Alexa, providing Alexa voice service with the convenience of a hands free experience with a visual display. This year’s AiOs stuns from any angle, incorporating a dark ash woodgrain finish on the base and back of the device, allowing it to stand out in a living space. The device is also designed to get things done, with optional NVIDIA GeForce GTX 1050 discrete graphics. The new†HP Audio Stream, allows users to stream their favorite songs from a smartphone to the HP ENVY AiO speakers using Bluetooth technology. This generation’s wireless charging capability built into the base is three times more powerful than the previous generation, and the AiO has added security with a pop up privacy camera.
  • HP ENVY Desktop†is designed for people wanting a versatile, premium design packed with incredible performance for demanding workloads and content creation. Designed with modern, minimalist details including rounded, diamond-cut corners and linear brushing detail, this device features 8th Generation Intel Core multi-core processors, optional NVIDIA GeForce GTX 1080 graphics, and optional Intel Optane Memory†for better system responsiveness without sacrificing storage capacity.

Pricing and Availability

  • HP EliteBook x360 1030 G3†is expected to be available in June for a starting price of $1,449.
  • HP Elite x2 1013 G3†is expected to be available in June for a starting price of $1,499.
  • HP EliteBook 1050 G1†is expected to be available in May for a starting price of $1,899.
  • HP EliteOne 1000 AiO G2†is expected to be available in June for a starting price of $1,279.
  • HP EliteDisplay S14†is expected to be available in July for a starting price of $219.
  • HP ENVY 13 Laptop†is expected to be available in May at for a starting price of $999.99.
  • HP ENVY x360 13†is expected to be available in May at for a starting price of $759.99.
  • HP ENVY x360 15†is expected to be available in May at for a starting price of $749.99 (AMD version) and $869.99 (Intel version).
  • HP ENVY 17 Laptop†is expected to be available in May at for a starting price of $1,049.99.
  • HP ENVY AiO 27†is expected to be available in May at for a starting price of $1,399.99. The 34-inch curved version of the device is expected to be available later this year.
  • HP ENVY Desktop†is expected to be available in May at for a starting price of $799.99.

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