Two months ago, Hewlett-Packard Development Company has officially unveiled the latest 10.1 inch 2-in-1 laptop tablet for a budget conscious costumer, named HP Pavilion x2 10 laptop. Today, the Intel Atom Z3736F laptop’s model, named HP Pavilion 10-k020nr x2 laptop has listed in major retail and ready now for order for an entry level users who really interesting with hybrid laptop tablet but did not want to spend much money. Yeah, like common entry level device on its price suggest, the Pavilion 10-k020nr x2 is not designed for hard work and play, but if you only need a decent machine for basic computing use, this machine still delivers smooth and reliable performance.
Basically, this is a Windows based tablet for day to day mobile computing tasks, but with the detachable keyboard cover, you can also use the HP Pavilion x2 10 inch as a laptop modes. The numeric keypad is lacking on this keyboard, but with island style design and comfortable keypad, HP Pavilion 10-k020nr x2 10.1 inch tablet laptop still accurate and comfortable for working with large document and spreadsheets. Under the back tablet’s cover, the 2-cell Lithium Ion battery claims can produces more than 12 hours of battery runtime between charges, more than enough for full day work in office without worried about recharging.
Yeah, this is an inexpensive 2-in-1 laptop tablet, but its looks more expensive and more sturdy than they really are. The black back cover with a small HP logo on the center make it looks more expensive than its price suggest. The detaches tablet’s keyboard not only gives faster and more comfortable typing experience, but also protected the screen from scratches. The 2.47 lb device has dimension in 10.39 x 6.69 x 0.29 inch for a tablet and around at 10.39 x 6.69 x 0.38 inch with a detaches keyboard. Its mean you can easily slip it into your bag and feels light to carry around with you or handle with one hand.
Powered by Intel Atom Z3736F quad core processor that paired with 2GB of DDR3L memory, the HP Pavilion 10 x 2 tablet still delivers reliable performance for basic productivity tasks and daily entertainment tasks. The 10.1 inch 2-in-1 laptop’s processor that clocked around at 1.33 GHz to 2.16 GHz provides enough power for working with Microsoft Office software, watch HD video, streaming new movies, browse the web or play some older Windows games without any lags. This machine has a 64GB of eMMC flash memory as internal storage. Yeah, it’s not a big memory, but still larger than other laptop on its class, such as the sub-$200 HP Stream – 11-d010nr 11.6 inch laptop that equipped with a 32GB of eMMC memory.
HP Pavilion 10-k020nr x2 sports a 10.1 inch High Definition touch screen display. Paired with Intel HD Graphics, the WLED-backlit multi touch display that supports a 1280 x 800 pixels native resolution provides fairly crisp, bright and vivid color for streaming movies or watching your favorite 720p video content. On the top of Pavilion x2 laptop’s bezel, the front facing HD web camera that integrated with digital microphone allows user to make an easy video conference with co-workers when they on the go.
Around the Pavilion 10-k020nr x2 slate’s edges, this machine have few essential connectivity features, such as single USB 2.0 port, 3.5 mm audio jack, micro USB 2.0 port, HDMI port for connecting to external display and SD card reader for expanding memory space with extra 64GB card. The internal stereo speakers is not promises stunning audio experience, but still produces fairly crisp and loud audio for multimedia and entertainment, thanks to the HD Audio technology. Other new HP 2-in-1 hybrid laptop features are Bluetooth, WiFi802.11b/g/n and few usefully software, such as HP Recovery Manager, HP Connected, Trial of McAfee LiveSafe, HP SimplePass, free Microsoft Office 365 for one year and more.
Yeah, as the new model, the HP Pavilion 10-k020nr laptop also pre-installed with the 32-bit version of Microsoft Windows 8.1 for the operating system. Its mean you can install more usefully Windows applications without worried getting any error. So, what do you think? If you interested, the HP Pavilion 10-k020nr x2 hybrid laptop is now available with a starting price only around at $379. If you have more budget and looking for a better 2-in-1 laptop, we suggest you to take a look at HP Pavilion x2 13-r100dx 13.3 inch hybrid laptop that comes with Intel Core i3-4012Y processor.