Hewlett-Packard, the leading notebook manufacturer has launched its all new Elitebook 2170p at a starting price of Rs.69,000, targeting at young professionals and entrepreneurs with this new notebook. A HP representative was quoted saying that “With innovative, reliable hardware designs and predictive software technologies, this notebook will make it easier for customers to keep their businesses running securely and efficiently.”
Elitebook 2170p is an ultra-portable notebook, which is extremely easy to carry around weighing 1.31kgs. Elitebook sports a relatively smaller screen of 11.6 inches with a resolution of 1366x768 pixels. The laptop which is considered to be one of the smallest laptop from HP that comes with high end management and security features.
In order to add to the durability of the equipment certain add-ons like HP Fit Tight battery lock, HP Display Safe frame, and HP Dura Case are included as part of the package. The device supports up to 8 hours of battery life and is equipped with HP Fit tight battery lock to prevent battery drain and protects the battery from shocks and accidental falls. HP Display Safe frame acts as a shock absorbing barrier protecting the display from scratches.
Security is enhanced with a finger print scanner which can be used to lock and unlock the device. HP Elitebook 2170p utilizes Intel’s ultra-low voltage Ivy Bridge processors. It is available in three variations including i3, i5 and i7, each with integrated graphics chipset for enhanced graphics performance. The notebook is equipped with a 1600 MHz DDR3 RAM, 500 GB HDD and 256 GB SSD. The laptop offers a full sized keyboard with optional backlit capabilities and is packed with standard connectivity features and optional 720p HD Webcam, which enables high quality video chatting.
Price & Availability
HP’s Elitebook 2170p comes across as a perfect choice for people looking for compact high end laptop with lots of advanced features. It is yet to be seen how the market responds to this new product from HP. As mentioned above, the notebook will be available starting from Rs 69,000.