HP has some new items out — just in time for the holidays — so you can send your favorite college student back to school with the gear they need to stay productive and at the top of their class!
Whether you’re thinking about a 13″ laptop, the HP Spectre X360 is a great choice for just about every scenario your student might find themselves in. With four viewing modes — they can work on it in laptop mode, give presentations on it, watch movies on it, or use it as a tablet. The Spectre X360 is slim, sleek, and light — perfect for hauling around from class to dorm to library.
• Smaller footprint, longer battery life (more than 13 hours), and quad speakers
• Geared hinges are smaller than the previous version, making the diameter thinner without sacrificing strength and stability
• Extremely thin at 13.79mm, and light at 3.15lbs with a micro-edge display, and edge to edge backlit keyboard
• Starting at $899.99 from HP.com
How cool would it be to have a pocket-sized printer that can print photos from your Android phone or iPhone? With the Sprocket, you can print photos or photo stickers — perfect for sharing or pinning to the memory board in the dorm.
• Print your favorite photos from your smartphone or tablet in less than 1 minute on 2”x3” sticky paper
• Pocket-sized (4.5”x 3”) to go virtually anywhere
• Prints without ink, using ZINK technology
• Available in White/Rose Gold and Black/Silver
• Price: $129.99 ($9.99 for extra pack (20 sheets per pack) of ZINK paper)
HP ENVY All-in-One Desktop Computer
If you’re looking for something a bit less portable, the HP ENVY is an all-in-one desktop that you should consider. I mean, look at this thing! It has a 27″ screen on it that gives plenty of room for any work that needs to be done, but it’s also sleek, compact, and powerful.
• A new iconic design with a thin aluminum stand and micro-edge display
• Includes 27” QHD IPS micro-edge touch display, 99% sRGBcolor gamut; Blue Light Filter; Technicolor Color Certified
• Includes pop-up HD IR webcam and mic for additional privacy
• Four front-firing speakers with Audio by Bang & Olufsen
• 6th generation Quad-Core Intel Core i5/i7, up to 16GB DDR4 memory; Up to 2TB HDD or 256GB SSD
• Starting at $1249 from HP.com
There’s something to be said for a backpack with a built-in charger that can power your laptop, tablet, and phone, and that’s exactly what the Powerup Backpack can do. Not only is this backpack functional and stylish, it has a built-in 22,400mAh battery, and it is
• 22400 mAh battery charges: a notebook to full charge, a tablet 2-3x and a smartphone 10x
• Automatic sequential charging
• Cables Included: Cable routing between pockets
• TSA Compliant