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HP launches ZBook X2, claims it’s ‘world’s many absolute detachable PC’

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HP ZBook x2 mobile workstation

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HP will be arrangement off a new ZBook x2 during Adobe’s Max discussion today, lifting a stakes for pro-level 2-in-1 inclination after Microsoft announced its Surface Book 2 yesterday.

While a Surface Book is clearly competing with Apple’s MacBook Pro in a artistic category laptop space, HP is labeling a ZBook as a detachable workstation and claiming it’s a “world’s many absolute detachable PC.”

Nonetheless with a starting cost of $1,749, a ZBook can’t assistance yet be compared to a associate Windows hybrid system. Like a new Surface Book, a ZBook x2 comes with possibly seventh- or eighth-generation Intel Core i5 or i7 CPUs. Microsoft indeed does HP one improved by including a dissimilar graphics label with many Surface Book 2 configuration, since a x2’s Nvidia Quadro M620 is discretionary (albeit some-more absolute than a GeForce GTX 1050 or 1060 cards Microsoft includes).

While Microsoft has combined a 15-inch Surface Book 2 to a existent 13.5-inch form factor, a ZBook x2 splits a disproportion with a 14-inch 3,840×2,160 (4K) touchscreen arrangement that’s somewhat aloft fortitude than possibly new Surface. HP offers adult 32GB of RAM, yet other ZBook x2 configurations come with 8GB or 16GB like a Surface Book.

Microsoft touts a new laptops as being means to get a many out of a Office software, yet HP is selecting to interest to digital media mavens with a Adobe-friendly features. These embody configurations built around opposite Adobe apps (Photoshop, Premiere, etc.) that also embody a year’s subscription to Creative Cloud, an discretionary “DreamColor” arrangement with 100% Adobe RGB tone space, and HP Quick Keys for easy entrance to shortcuts for Adobe programs.

HP says it will start shipping a ZBook x2 in December. For some-more hands-on sum about this 2-in-1 workstation, check out a sister site CNET’s coverage.

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