Tag: HP

HP Unveils 65-Inch Gaming Display With G-Sync HDR, 144 Hz Refresh Rate, Yours For $5,000

HP’s latest gaming display, called the Omen X Emperium 65, is a massive gaming display with G-Sync HDR baked in. Featuring a refresh rate of 144 Hz, it’s shipping this February for a cool $5,000.

Gadgets January 7, 2019

HP Spectre Folio Unlike Any Other Laptop: Here's What Makes It Different

HP decided to focus on aesthetics to make its new laptop stand out. It may have accomplished the feat with the HP Spectre Folio, which features a unique design without sacrificing specifications.

Computers October 2, 2018

HP Bug Bounty Program Will Pay Up To $10,000 For Hacking Printers

The HP bug bounty program, the first of its kind in the printer industry, is offering as much as $10,000. Hackers who sign up look for software vulnerabilities, which attackers may use to infiltrate wider networks.

Security August 1, 2018

This HP Mindframe Headset Comes With Active Cooling Feature

During the HP Gaming Festival 2018, the company revealed several new gaming accessories. One of them is the Mindframe, which is reportedly the world's first gaming headset with active cooling technology.

Gadgets May 30, 2018

HP's Chromebook x2 Is The First Detachable Chromebook In The World

HP has taken the wraps off the world's first detachable Chromebook. Called the Chromebook x2, it's setting itself apart from the pack of 2-in-1 Chrome OS laptops as the only one that can truly be separated from the keyboard.

Computers April 10, 2018

CES 2018: HP Spectre x360 15 Debuts With 8th Gen Intel Chips, AMD Radeon RX Vega M, And More

At CES 2018 HP unveiled its new Spectre x360 15, which it touts as the 'world's most powerful convertible PC.' The laptop packs 8th-gen Intel chips, AMD's Radeon RX Vega M GPUs, and can even run AAA games at high settings.

CES 2018 January 9, 2018

50,000 HP Laptop Batteries Recalled Over Safety Hazards: Here Are The Affected Models

HP announced that lithium-ion batteries in select notebooks and mobile workstations pose safety hazards, so it's issuing a voluntary recall. Here are the affected models and what to do.

Computers January 6, 2018

Best 2-In-1 Laptops 2017: Lenovo Yoga 920, Samsung Notebook 9 Pro, And More

Buyers are guided by a quick list of the best convertible or 2-in-1 laptops for 2017. The Samsung Notebook 9 Pro and Lenovo Yoga 920 are some of the top choices.

December 25, 2017

Some HP Laptops Have A Hidden Keylogger That Hackers Can Activate

A security researcher discovered that HP laptops come with hidden keylogger software that hackers can activate if they gain physical access to the target device. HP confirmed that the keylogger is present in more than 460 models of its laptops.

Security December 12, 2017

HP May Have Installed Spyware In Your PC: Here's What It Does And How To Remove It

HP installed a telemetry client that essentially functions as spyware to its computers without requesting permission from users. Fortunately, the software, which also affects performance, can be easily found and removed.

Security November 29, 2017

Hewlett-Packard Enterprise To Cut 5,000 Jobs, Or 10 Percent Of Its Global Workforce: Report

Hewlett-Packard Enterprise is preparing for a massive round of layoffs. Sources say the company is going to cut as much as 5,000 jobs worldwide, reportedly as a cost-cutting measure.

Business Tech September 22, 2017

Worldwide PC Market Continues To Decline, Drops By 4.3 Percent In Q2 2017

PC shipments all over the world fell 4.3 percent in the second quarter of 2017, the lowest figure it has recorded since 2007. But some PC manufacturers saw growth amid the market slump.

Computers July 13, 2017

HP Is Getting Serious About Gaming With New Omen Line Of Computers And Accessories

Since last year, HP has been trying to make a surge back into the gaming space with the Omen line of PCs. HP is going to build that line with some revamps and new computers.

Computers June 7, 2017

Computex 2017: AMD Ryzen Desktop PC From Acer, Asus, Dell, HP, And Lenovo Unwrapped

Manufacturers from all over the world have announced upcoming AMD Ryzen desktop PCs at Computex 2017. Here's a look at what's in store from Acer, Asus, Dell, HP, and Lenovo.

Computers May 31, 2017

Asus, Lenovo, And HP Join Qualcomm And Microsoft For ARM-Powered Windows 10 PCs With Snapdragon 835

Microsoft took to Computex 2017 to announce its partners for ARM-powered Windows 10 PCs with Qualcomm's Snapdragon 835 under the hood. HP, Asus, and Lenovo are all on board, committing to offer Always Connected PCs with LTE.

Computers May 31, 2017

Best Buy Memorial Day 2017 Sale: Deals On Surface Pro 4, Asus Gaming Laptop, And More

In the market for a laptop? Then Best Buy's Memorial Day 2017 sale has got you covered, offering deals and discounts on devices such as the Surface Pro 4, an Asus gaming laptop, the Lenovo IdeaPad 110s, and more.

Computers May 28, 2017

HP Pulls Back The Curtain On Its Revamped Laptops And Tablet

HP has officially shown off its line of new and revamped 2017 laptops and tablet. Are there any updates of note on these?

Computers May 22, 2017

These HP Laptops Secretly Record Your Key Strokes: How To Protect Yourself

Security researcher ModZero discovered that some HP laptops come with pre-installed keylogger software that records what users press on the keyboard. What models are affected, and what should owners of affected devices do to protect themselves?

Computers May 12, 2017

Chromebooks, Watch Out: Cheap Windows 10 S Laptops From Acer, HP, Dell, Asus And More Start At $189

Microsoft announced a new education-focused Windows 10 S and the device lineup could give the Chromebook a run for its money. Windows 10 S laptops from HP, Acer, Dell, Asus, Toshiba and more start at just $189, so here's the deal.

Computers May 3, 2017

HP Recalls More Than 100K Laptop Batteries Over 'Fire And Burn Hazards' Due To Overheating

HP has voluntarily recalled more than 100,000 notebook batteries because of 'fire and burn hazards.' Affected laptop models include HP Envy, ProBook, Compaq, Compaq Presario, and Pavilion with certain battery bar codes and sold between 2013 and 2016.

Computers January 26, 2017

HP's Rumored Consumer-Focused Windows 10 Phone Reported To Have Snapdragon 600 Under The Hood

The rumored HP-Microsoft phone just got a major boost after new leaks identified its chipset and key software features. The midrange device is also said to succeed HP X3, which is a premium handset.

Phones/Tablets/Mobile Tech November 29, 2016

HP And Microsoft Rumored To Launch Windows 10 Phone Targeted At Consumers Rather Than Business Users

New rumors point to a Microsoft-HP collaboration on a new Windows 10 phone. Reports favor a device that will be consumer-friendly following the weak performance of the latest HP Windows-based business handset.

Microsoft November 19, 2016

Best 2-In-1 Laptops 2016: Microsoft Surface Book vs. Lenovo Yoga 910 vs. HP Spectre X360 15t

When it comes down to computers with Windows 10, 2-in-1 laptops are all the rave. They have taken the market by storm due to the success of the Surface products, and now we have the option of picking between the many good ones.

Computers October 31, 2016

HP Elite x3 Now Available For $699 Without The Desk Dock

A dock-free variant of the Windows-powered HP Elite x3 began showing up on HP's online store for small and medium businesses. No word yet if the dock-free variant crosses over to HP's main store, but it'll cost $699 for just the phone.

Phones/Tablets/Mobile Tech October 22, 2016

HP Elite x3 Review Roundup: What Experts Say About The Windows Phone That Offers The Desktop Experience

The Windows-powered HP Elite x3, targeted for enterprise users who want the full desktop experience, hit stores last week. Reviewers note that the device is very powerful, possibly making it the best Windows phone to date.

Phones/Tablets/Mobile Tech October 17, 2016

HP Spectre And Envy Updates May Turn Things Around, But HP Job Cuts Are Inevitable: Up To 4,000 Layoffs Planned

HP announced that it will cut between 3,000 and 4,000 jobs over three years, in a bid to offset sluggish PC demand. The layoffs will be across the board, and 1,000 of those positions could be outsourced.

Business Tech October 13, 2016

Samsung's ArtPC Pulse Is The Cylindrical Love Child Between A Desktop PC And Speaker: Prices Start At $1,200

Samsung's new ArtPC Pulse is outfitted with a Harman Kardon 360-degree speaker. Its cylindrical aluminum body is reminiscent of Mac Pro and HP Pavilion Wave.

Computers October 11, 2016

HP Apologizes For Blocking Third-Party Ink Cartridges On Printers: Upcoming Update Will Return Things To How They Were

HP has apologized for blocking third-party ink cartridges from being used in its printers. The company is preparing an optional update that will remove the restriction, but the Electronic Frontier Foundation wants HP to do more than that.

Computers September 29, 2016

HP Inc. Settles $1.05 Billion Deal To Acquire Samsung's Printing Business

HP announced a deal with Samsung, which will sell its printing arm for $1.05 billion to the American company. HP is expected to boost its presence in the printing market thanks to the technology patents from the deal.

Business Tech September 12, 2016

HP Elite x3 5.96-Inch Windows 10 Mobile Phablet With Free Desk Dock Begins Shipping

The HP Elite x3 Windows 10 Mobile phablet is now available from HP's online store. The unlocked smartphone includes the HP Elite x3 Desk Dock accessory in the box and retails for $799.

Phones/Tablets/Mobile Tech September 7, 2016

The HP Pavilion Wave Is Strange-Looking Computer Disguised As A Speaker

HP continues its 2016 streak of new releases with Pavilion Wave, a computer that packs great technical specs in an intriguing design label form factor. The device works great as a home theater PC, and more.

Computers September 3, 2016

HP Uses New Laptop Privacy Screens To Keep Nosy People Out Of Your Business

HP unveiled the HP Sure View, an optional feature for integrated privacy screens for both the HP EliteBook 840 and EliteBook 1040. Pressing a single button activates the feature and blacks out the screen when viewed from an angle.

Computers August 25, 2016

HP Beats Revenue And Profit Expectations For Fiscal Q3, But Weak Outlook Sends Shares Tumbling

HP was able to beat expectations on revenue and profit for its fiscal third quarter. However, the price of its shares went tumbling after the release of its earnings report due to a weak outlook for the current quarter.

Business Tech August 25, 2016

HP Omen X Desktop Is A Glowing Cube Built For Intense Gaming

HP steps back into the gaming scene with the Omen X Desktop, a cube-shaped PC designed to support 4K and VR. The form factor is not just for looks either, as it offers some big benefits too.

Computers August 17, 2016

HP's Cheap Stream Laptops Get Fanless Design, 14-Inch Model And More On A Budget: Chromebooks, Watch Out!

HP's cheap laptops just got an attractive revamp, adding cool new upgrades while retaining the affordability aspect. The 2016 HP Stream notebooks now boast fanless designs, Windows 10, faster Wi-Fi and more tricks, making them ready to take on Google's Chromebooks.

Computers August 11, 2016

HP Powerup Backpack Rocks A 22400 mAh Battery To Charge Devices On The Go: Preorders Now Open

HP has designed a Powerup Backpack with a hefty 22,400 mAh battery, able to charge your laptop, phone and tablet on the go. The HP Powerup Backpack is already available for preorder on Amazon, sporting a neat price for its features.

Gadgets August 8, 2016

HP Elite X3 To Go Official With $699 Price Tag In August

The Windows 10 Mobile OS is making the headlines yet again thanks to the HP Elite x3, the top-of-the-line handset that's set to roll out in August with a $699 price tag.

Phones/Tablets/Mobile Tech July 19, 2016

Oracle To Pay HP Enterprise $3 Billion In Damages After Losing Itanium Lawsuit

Oracle must shell out $3 billion to Hewlett Packard Enterprise after a jury ruled against it in a trial that was on the table for five years. The two companies locked horns over Intel’s Itanium chipset.

Business Tech July 1, 2016

HP Chromebook 11 G5 Gets Touch-Screen Option Perfect For Android Apps

HP has unveiled its Chromebook 11 G5, a cloud-centric laptop that boasts a nifty feature: an optional touch screen. The Chromebook is also said to feature up to 12.5 hours of battery life.

Computers June 28, 2016

HP Rocks New Omen Line With Fast And Affordable Gaming Laptops, VR-Ready Desktop And More

HP recently showcased its new line of gaming-ready devices, featuring two laptops, a desktop and a wide screen monitor. The Omen line is built with Windows 10 onboard and comes with top specs and discrete appearance.

Computers May 26, 2016

HP Pavilion PC Lineup Expands With Impressive New Members: AIO, x360 Convertible And Tower Options

HP just unveiled its Pavilion PC lineup for this summer, and the list is consistent. From all-in-ones to convertibles and from desktop towers to laptops, the manufacturer caters to a wide performance and price range arch.

Computers May 3, 2016

HP And Google Band Together To Make $499 Chromebook 13, Replace Pixel

HP and Google unveil the new Chromebook 13 designed for business. At the same time, the 2015 Chromebook Pixel is no longer being sold at the Google Store.

Computers April 29, 2016

HP Spectre vs Apple MacBook Air: Quick Comparison Of The Thinnest Laptops

HP has unveiled its new 13.3-inch Spectre ultra-thin laptop, the computer maker's answer to the MacBook Air. Find out how the HP Spectre 13 fairs against Apple's premier device in this head-to-head comparison.

Computers April 8, 2016

Hands On: HP's Spectre 13 Luxurious Laptop Might Actually Give The MacBook A Run For Its Money

HP's Spectre 13, dubbed the 'world's thinnest laptop,' will give the MacBook a run for its money when it comes to design.

Computers April 8, 2016

HP And Nvidia Betting Big On Virtual Reality With Professional Desktop Workstations For VR Content Creators

HP and Nvidia teamed up to create desktop workstations targeted at VR creators. The powerful and quite expensive machines will pack Nvidia Quadro cards, and the top model will get the M6000 24 GB dual-card GPU.

Computers April 6, 2016

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