HP has released the Spectre 13 laptop in India, which the US-base firm claims is the world’s thinnest laptop. Starting from Rs. 1,19,990, the notebook is going to go on sale in India from Saturday onward.Considering the price that the HP Spectre 13 will come at it will compete with the likes of Apple Mac Book Air and Microsoft’s Surface Pro 4 in India.
With 10.4mm thickness, the laptop is thinner that both MacBook which is 12-inch and MacBook Air which is 13-inch. The notebook weighs 1.11kg which is heavier than the MacBook at 0.92kg and lighter than the 13-inch MacBook Air at 1.35kg. First unveiled back in April 2015, the Spectre 13 is the first laptop to sport its new logo for the premium range. Thelatest top-end laptop comes with svelte dimensions and Bang & Olufsen audio with Quad Speakers Sound.
The HP Spectre 13 is powered by a sixth generation Intel Core i5 and i7 processors and comes with Hyperbaric cooling technology that helps the device draws cool air and directs it over the processor rather than just venting heat out. It uses a carbon fibre and aluminium for lightweight durability and bearsa copper-coloured spine that provides a two-tone finish to the device. The device features a 13.3-inch full-HD WLED-backlit IPS displaywith a 0.4mm Corning Gorilla Glass 4 layer andthree USB Type-C ports including two of which support ThunderboltTM, to provide a fast, versatile I/O (input/output) connection. A4-cell 38Whr Li-ion batterykeeps the laptop running for 9.5 hours on a single charge.
Rajiv Srivastava, Managing Director, HP India, speaking on theHP Spectre 13 said: “HP as India’s technology leader aims to make life better, productive and more fun. We are at the forefront of delivering industry-leading innovation and HP’s Spectre 13 is a beautifully crafted Notebook and a reflection of what many millennials aspire to be — exceptional, cool, dazzling, standing out from the crowd, but making an impact.”