Today, HP also introduced its new ENVY Notebook PCs – HP ENVY 15, HP ENVY 17 and HP ENVY 17 3D.
The HP ENVY series notebooks are equipped with Intel Core i processor, with optional Intel Quad Core and AMD Mobility Radeon HD graphic processors. Also, optional 3×3 wireless technology (up to three times the speed and twice the range of typical network connections).
The ENVY 15 and ENVY 17 are available with 15.6-inch or 17.3-inch optional Radiance Full HD Infinity displays. Radiance displays offer higher resolution, richer color, better brightness and wider viewing angles than traditional notebook displays. The ENVY 17 display offers 50 percent greater brightness than standard ones. And with its HDMI port and full-size DisplayPorts, users can connect up to three external monitors.
The ENVY 17 is offered with up to two 1TB hard drives and an advanced option with a 128GB mSATA SSD drives. The ENVY 15 can be productive up to 9 hours, while the ENVY 17 can achieve up to 9.5 hours on a charge.
The new HP ENVY 15 and HP ENVY 17 deliver performance and optimal sound experience in a design that includes an all-metal chassis with rounded edges in a classic black and silver finish. The HP ENVY 17 3D offers the best 3-D visual experience in a notebook PC.
The HP ENVY notebooks come with a new HP Radiance Backlit keyboard, with individual LEDs dedicated to each keycap. The keyboard has also an advanced proximity sensor, which illuminate it, when it detects a user approaching the notebook and deactivate after the user leaves.
The HP ENVY notebooks deliver an optimal sound experience, featuring Beats Audio (by Dr. Dre) and six powerful speakers and a subwoofer.
Both ENVY notebooks (the 15 and 17-inch) include HP CoolSense technology (better cooling), and HP ImagePad, for precise multifinger touch support.
And, for those who seek the ultimate multimedia notebook, the HP ENVY 17 3D offers the best 3-D visual experience in a notebook PC. In addition to all the features of the ENVY 17, the ENVY 17 3D provides 1080p full HD viewing along with improved viewing angles and color gamut for all 2-D and 3-D content.
The new HP ENVY notebooks are equipped with HP Wireless Audio, which is also sold separate, and with which users can stream uncompressed audio to up to four external devices or directly to any KleerNet device. Advanced tri-band connectivity reduces interference, lag time and latency for the highest sound quality. The thumb-sized dongle can be attached to any PC and the tiny receiver attaches to legacy speakers through its two analog or two digital ports.
The new HP ENVY notebooks are planned to be available in the United States on December 7th, 2011, along with HP’s first Ultrabook – HP Folio 13.
The HP ENVY 15 has a starting price of $1,099.99 USD, HP ENVY 17 has a starting price of $1,249.99 USD and the HP ENVY 17 3D has a starting price of $1,599.99 USD.
The HP’s Wireless Audio is expected to be available in mid-December for $99.99 USD.