HP Announces Spectre One AIO Hands-on with Windows 8- No touchscreen has trackpad
The HP Spectre ONE AiO PC has a gorgeous ultraslim design complemented by a 23.6-inch flush-glass full HD display and a unique curved back. At just 11.5 millimeters thin, the HP Spectre ONE is the thinnest AiO PC in HP’s portfolio, and one of the thinnest AiO PCs available on the market today.An accompanying stylish wireless trackpad, designed specifically for the HP Spectre ONE, offers users freedom of movement with multitouch capabilities. Users can scroll, swipe and tap their way through the new Windows 8 environment.
As powerful as it is beautiful, the HP SpectreONE features the latest Intel processors, an NVIDIA 1-gigabyte graphics card, optional ExpressCache and optional SSD. It also delivers connectivity with HP’s TouchZone near-field communication (NFC) technology and a full array of ports, including two USB 2.0 ports, two USB 3.0 ports, HDMI-in and a Beats Audio headphones jack. With HP’s TouchZone NFC technology, users simply tap a smartphone or NFC tags on the base of the HP Spectre ONE to instantly transfer content or login to the PC.
An entertainment powerhouse, the HP Spectre ONE offers Beats Audio, an HP TrueVision HD webcam and the new HP Connected Remote, HP Connected Photo and HP Connected Music. Full versions of Adobe Photoshop® Elements 10 and Adobe Premiere Elements 10 are provided to give users additional photo- and video-editing capabilities.
The HP Spectre ONE is bundled with several services at no additional cost. To safeguard confidential data and thwart cyberthreats, the HP Spectre ONE PC includes a two-year subscription to Norton Internet Security. The Spectre ONE also gives users support from a dedicated team of experts, and 90 days of complimentary HP SmartFriend Services. HP SmartFriend Services provides stress-free assistance with PC setup and answers to all how-to questions. Customers receive prioritized treatment with a direct number, minimum wait time, extended support hours and follow-up calls. Users also can choose to receive online chat support with remote assistance.
The HP Spectre ONE is expected to be available in the United States in November with a starting price of $1,299.