If you want to buy new ultra portable laptop and the performance and design are the big concerned, we think you should consider to buy HP Spectre 13-3010dx Ultrabook. Comes with a high quality material that makes the laptop better portability and thin design, along with powerful Intel Haswell technology that powered by Turbo Boos 2.0 technology, the Spectre Ultrabook 13-3010dx laptop provides ultimate performance for work hard and multimedia use at home, office, coffee shop or when you on the business traveling.
Like common thin and light machine, HP Spectre Ultrabook 13-3010dx also comes with a high quality aluminum for casing and lid cover. Not only gives more durability and solid design, the aluminum with champagne gold finish design also help the Hewlett-Packard Development Company to make the laptop’s comfortable to carry around. Measures 8.7 x 12.5 x 0.65 inches with weighs only at 3.3 lbs, the HP’s is still thicker than Samsung ATIV Book 9 Plus NP940X3G-K01US laptop which has dimension in 12.5 x 0.5 x 8.7 inches. Inside, the 4-cell Lithium Polymer battery promises more than 8 hours of battery life on single charge.
HP Spectre Ultrabook 13-3010dx has the 4th generation Intel Core i5-4200U dual core ULV processor as the brains. The processor brings a 1.6GHZ of clocked rates for base operating and support Hypertrading and Turbo 2.0 Boost technology that gives better performance for multithread applications (up to 2.6GHZ). Paired with 4GB of DDR3L 1600MHz SDRAM and running on the latest generation of Microsoft Windows 8.1 64-bit version as the operating system, the ultrabook provides fast, smooth and seamless multitasking performance, even for most demanding business and office tasks.
Inside, the Intel HD Graphics 4400 as graphics engine provides more than enough graphics performance for modern games and some multimedia tasks, such as home video editing or photo editor. The 3D games also can run smoothly in this machine, but in lower resolution. Similar to the previous HP Spectre Ultrabook 13 ultrabook, the Spectre 13-3010dx laptop also boasts a 13.3 inch Full High Definition Touch Screen display and support a 1920 x 1080 native resolution. Its mean you can watch and play 1080p HD video playback with ease.
The LED-Backlit display also support 10-point touch capabilities and optimized with Radiance and Infinity technologies, offers very bright, crisp images and beautiful color for multimedia and games. Above the touch screen display, the TrueVision HD web camera embedded with internal dual digital microphones provide very clear and crisp video communications, along with loud audio chats. There are also dual Beats Audio speakers that give crisp and loud audio experience, especially in small room. For internal storage, the 128GB Solid State Drive is not large memory, but still offers enough space to store all your video and music files.
Yeah, this is a small laptop, but the ultrabook also equipped with full range of essential port and connectivity features. Around the edges, you will find two USB 3.0 port, 3.5mm audio jack for microphone and headphone, Mini DisplayPort, HDMI port and 2-in-1 media reader slot. For connectivity, the 13.3 inch laptop offers Intel 2×2 802.11b/g/n Wireless LAN and Bluetooth with support Intel Smart Connect and WiDi Technology.
There are also HP CoolSense technology, HP Recovery Manager, HP Control Zone, Dragon Assistant, trial version of Microsoft Office, HP Connected and Full-size black keyboard with island-style design and LED backlit technology for accurate typing in low light condition. Yeah, this is not a budget friendly laptop. But with powerful Intel Haswell performance and portable stylish design, the 13.3 inch HP Spectre 13-3010dx Ultrabook is still worth for $999. So, what do you think? If you think this model is too expensive but still need a reliable laptop for work, we recommend you to check the $736 HP ProBook 430 G1 F2Q45UT laptop that also shipped with Intel Haswell processor and brings some interesting features.