The ENVY Spectre XT 13-2150nr 13.3" Ultrabook Computer from Hewlett Packard features an ultra-thin all-aluminum design. Coated with a natural silver finish, the HP Ultrabook is both stylish and ultraportable.
The 13.3" HD BrightView widescreen display provides exceptional brightness and color gamut for optimal image quality. The screen has a 16:9 aspect ratio and is backlit with LED lamps, which are more energy efficient than their CCFL counterparts. The 1366 x 768 native resolution is powered by integrated Intel HD Graphics 4000.
With an HDMI port, you'll be able to output video signals to a larger external display, such as a monitor or an HDTV. If you would rather go wireless, built-in Intel WiDi technology enables you to wirelessly stream your music, photos and videos and other PC content to an HDTV. A compatible TV adapter (sold separately) will be required to make use of this feature.
The system is powered by a dual-core Ivy Bridge 1.7GHz Intel Core i5-3317U processor. It also has 4GB of onboard DDR3 RAM, a 128GB solid-state drive, a 2-in-1 media card reader, 10/100/1000Mbps Gigabit Ethernet, 802.11b/g/n Wi-Fi, Bluetooth, Intel Wireless Display (WiDi), an integrated webcam and microphone. There are also quad speakers powered by Beats Audio.
The installed operating system is Windows 8. Windows 8 introduces a redesigned desktop called the Start screen. The Start screen utilizes "tiles" which contain real-time updates, such as incoming mail, weather forecasts, sports scores, news headlines, social networking notifications and more. Windows 8 provides a unique user experience.
- Dual-Core Ivy Bridge Intel Core Performance
- This HP notebook houses an Ivy Bridge Intel Core i5-3317U processor. Its dual cores can reach a stock speed of 1.7GHz. The processor can also be overclocked up to 2.6GHz, thanks to Intel Turbo Boost 2.0 technology. With a dedicated 3MB L3 cache, 4GB of onboard DDR3 RAM and Intel Hyper-Threading technology, you'll be able to experience smooth and seamless multitasking
- Beats Audio
- HP sound engineers collaborated with Dr. Dre, will.i.am and InterScope Records founder Jimmy Iovine to deliver the best audio experience available on an Ultrabook computer today. Exclusive to HP computers, this Ultrabook has integrated speakers with built-in Beats Audio technology. Beats Audio improves sound quality by eliminating electronic background noise, going from mute to maximum volume without flattening out the sound, adding powerful amplifiers for full-bodied sound and a bass boost button to pump up volume even more. Beats Audio lets you hear and feel the music just as the artist intended
- Ultra-thin & Ultraportable
- Measuring 0.69" thin and weighing just over 3 pounds, this HP Ultrabook has an all-aluminum design that is both durable and stylish
- A Display of Excellence
- The 13.3" HD BrightView LED-backlit display on this HP Ultrabook provides accurate color, wide viewing angles and a clean, flush-glass look for immersive, game-ready visual performance in 1366 x 768 native resolution, thanks to integrated Intel HD Graphics 4000
- Stay Connected
- Now you can enjoy the best online experience possible with a 10/100/1000Mbps Ethernet jack, 802.11b/g/n Wi-Fi and Bluetooth support. A built-in HP TrueVision HD Webcam with an integrated microphone puts you face-to-face with friends or colleagues. Capture high quality HD videos or photos and send them to friends or post them on Facebook. With a total of 8 hours of run time, you can stay connected while on the go
- Going Green in Style
- The sleek design will leave your onlookers in awe while making others green with envy. Speaking of green, this HP Ultrabook is Energy Star certified and EPEAT Gold registered for excellent energy efficiency. It also has a mercury-free LED display, arsenic-free display glass and free recycling for your old computer hardware to promote a green, eco-friendly lifestyle
- HP CoolSense & HP ImagePad
- HP CoolSense automatically air conditions your HP Ultrabook so you stay comfortable. HP Imagepad allows you to simply touch to rotate, scroll, zoom and more with precision
- The New Start Screen
- Windows 8 introduces a new Start screen, which has all the information you need in one place. The traditional Windows desktop screen has been replaced with a more tablet style design featuring tiles. These tiles are customizable to your liking and also update in real time. News, weather forecasts, sports, contacts, apps and more are available for you to use. It's all right there on the Start screen. If you prefer the traditional Start screen of Windows 7, you have the option to switch to it
- To the Cloud
- With Windows 8, when signed in using your Microsoft account, you'll have instant access to your personalized Start screen, themes, language preferences, browsing history and browser favorites. You can also connect to services such as Microsoft Outlook, Facebook, Linkedin, Twitter and more
- Windows Store
- In the Windows Store, you can search for or browse thousands of apps. Choose from the featured apps or grab one of the most frequently downloaded apps to see what all the hype is all about. You can also see how other people rate apps. For certain apps, you can try it out before you buy it so you can make sure you absolutely want an app before you spend your hard-earned money on it