In recent years there have been a lot of innovation in premium models of Laptops based on Windows operating system, several companies like Hp, Dell and Microsoft and several other companies are giving their maximum efforts in terms of high quality laptops to compete “Apple’s MacBook Pro“. MobileTechReview, a popular review site has decided to compare the MacBook Pro new generation with the upgraded ultra-thin HP Spectre X360 laptop.
HP Spectre x360 – a new generation of transformer notebook. Compared to the previous generation model, the new Spectre x360 has become more compact: the thickness is decreased by 13% to 13.8 mm, the frame around the screen become narrower, weight is reduced by 11% (the unit weighs 1.29 kg). The new MacBook Pro weighs 1.37 kg, the thickness of the new Apple laptops – 1.49 cm.
Despite the downsizing, Spectre x360 received a battery capacity of 57.8 W • h, 13-inch MacBook Pro is equipped with a battery of 54.5 W • h. According to calculations the creators of autonomy Spectre x360 using this battery is 15 hours, Apple claims 10 hours of work on the web. In addition, the HP device supports technology HP Fast Charge Fast Charge: 90 minutes connection to the mains is enough to charge the battery to 90%.
HP Spectre x360 received IPS display 13.3-inch 1920 x 1080 pixels, a single port USB 3.0 Type-A and two USB-C interface Thunderbolt 3. 13-inch MacBook Pro is equipped with a display with a resolution of 2560 x 1600 pixels, Brightness 500 nit and extended color gamut. In the presence of two connectors USB-C Thunderbolt 3.
HP Spectre x360 is equipped with processors Intel Kaby Lake Series Core i5 and i7 processors, main memory of 8 or 16 GB and SSD with PCI-Express interface 256 GB, 512 GB or 1 TB. The new generation of MacBook Pro is based on the Core i5 processor clocked at 2.0 GHz (acceleration up to 3.1 GHz), optionally available processor Core i7, storage options – 256 GB, 512 GB or 1 TB. The maximum amount of RAM and up to 16 GB.
13-inch MacBook Pro with mechanical function keys in the basic version (Core i5, 8 GB of RAM and 256 GB drive) worth £999 ($1,119). Upgraded CPU to Core i7 and SSD up to 512 GB will increase the cost of the laptop up to £1,999 ($2,099).
HP Spectre X360 base priced at $999.99 ( core i5, 8GB of Ram and 256 GB SSD storage ) then the next model with 7th Generation Intel® Core™ i7 processor, 16 GB memory; 512 GB SSD storage powered by Windows 10 is priced at $ 1,299.99