The HP Envy x360 was released in 2020; it attracted a lot of people's attention. Both the HP Envy x360 13 and HP Envy x360 15 are very hot since they are provided with amazing features, such as thin, light, fast speed, and good performance. This MiniTool post will introduces the HP Envy x360 specs as well as the amazing features to you.
HP Envy x360: the Best Laptop under $1000
What is HP Envy? It is actually a series of HP computers; it’s a line of high-end laptops and other products developed by Hewlett-Packard Company, also referred to as Hewlett-Packard or HP. Earlier in 2020, the company added HP Envy x360 to its product line.
Both the appearance and performance of the 2020 Envy x360 are as good as that of 2019 Spectre x360; the former only starts at $699 while the latter starts at $1,099. What’s more, the user experience of HP Envy x360 laptop is very similar to that of HP Elite Dragonfly which costs $1,500 and regarded as one of the best business notebooks. As a result, the HP Envy x360 is the best laptop under $1,000 that you can buy right now.
The HP Envy x360 13 and HP Envy x360 15 are two kinds of the high-performance Envy x360; their specifications and features will be displayed in the following sections. Please read the HP Envy x360 review carefully before purchase.
HP Envy x360 13
HP Envy x360 Ryzen
The price of HP Envy x360 13 starts at $679.99 (it’s very cost-effective). The Envy x360 13 model is one of the first laptops to include AMD's latest fourth-generation Ryzen U-series processors. This contributes a lot to making a thin, light, and stylish laptop with above-average performance. You only need to spend $889.99 to get a Ryzen 5-based Envy x360 which includes a high-quality screen, a comfortable keyboard, and an automatic webcam privacy filter. It’s award for best midrange 2-in-1 convertible laptop. Is HP Envy x360 i7 better? Of course not, the Ryzen 5 beats a core i7; it allows you to create faster than ever.
Design & Ports
Though the screen size is 13.3 inch (not big enough), the 88% screen-to-body ratio draws people’s eyes toward the screen and keeps the chassis compact. The Envy x360 13 is one of the ultra-portable 13” diagonal convertible PCs that allows you to see more for an immersive experience and create from anywhere.
Though there’s no Thunderbolt 3 (since there’s no Intel CPU), the Envy x360 13 has many other kinds of ports: two USB 3.1 Type-A ports, a USB Type-C port, a headphone/mic jack and a port for microSD card.
- Bright and vivid 1080p display with decent battery life
- Plenty of hardware choices available
- Stylish and compact aluminum design
- Outstanding performance & fast speed
- No HDMI
- No full-size SD card slot
- No IR camera (infrared camera)
- Poor battery life with the 4K panel
- No Thunderbolt 3 port (since Intel CPU is not used)
You can’t find a more stylish and premium laptop at the price of under $1,000.
HP Envy x360 15
HP Envy x360 Laptop - 15t Touch
The screen size of HP Envy x360 15 is 15.6 inch; it’s larger than the Envy x360 13. Like the 13 model, it is also provided with the features of thin, light, and good performance. Besides, it has premium design and entertainment features: backlit keyboard, audio by Bang & Olufsen, 3-sided micro-edge display, and more. There are several ports available for using on Envy x360 15: Webcam Kill Switch, USB Type-C, USB 3.1 Type-A, and HDMI 2.0.
- I/O options and keyboard
- Good performance and design
- Metal par build on flagship devices
- Up to 4 GB of graphics memory
- Up to 4.6 Ghz of processing power
- Low battery back up
- A bit louder and heavier
- Usability issues