CEBU, Philippines, April 27, 2011 - HP today revealed a redesigned consumer PC portfolio at ‘A New HP World' with sleek looks and the latest technologies to enhance the way consumers connect to the people, entertainment and information that matter to them to pursue and achieve their personal passions.
The redesigned HP Pavilion notebook PC line and new HP TouchSmart610 Consumer PC are built on inspirations from culture, art, fashion and HP‘s MUSE (Materials, Usability, Sensory appeal and Experience) design philosophy.
MUSE includes a mix of materials such as metals, alloys and plastics; easy-to-use features for improved usability; a blend of artisanal elements for sensory appeal; and intuitive features for streamlined experiences.
The new HP Pavilion dv series notebook PCs include impressive features such as HP CoolSense Technology, HP TrueVision HD webcam and HP SimplePass. Select models of the HP Pavilion dv series also feature BeatsTM Audio for a powerful audio experience.
With a sleek, clean appearance, the new HP TouchSmart 610 Consumer PC reclines from upright to almost flat, providing increased comfort for longer term use and the freedom to position the TouchSmart 610 Consumer PC on a kitchen counter, or anywhere the family gathers.
From enjoying music, to playing games, to enabling intuitive touch experiences, the new range of consumer notebooks and desktops offers style, performance, entertainment and security features that work together to present a seamless connected experience, said Albert Mateo, Country General Manager, Personal Systems Group, HP Philippines.
The new consumer PC portfolio enables users to:
- Experience music the way artists intended it to be heard with Beats Audio, optimized by on board quad speakers on HP Pavilion dv6.
- Enjoy greater comfort with HP CoolSense Technology, designed and engineered for better cooling on HP dv series not ebooks.
- Amplify visual euphoria with HP TrueVision HD webcam and the optional graphic enhancement of up to 1GB GDDR5 of dedicated video memory on the HP Pavilion dv4.
- Help protect their personal information and simplify password management, with HP SimplePass on the Pavilion dv6 .
- Benefit from the increased range of motion on the HP TouchSmart 610 Consumer PC‘s reclining display of up to 60 degrees and forward -tilt of up to five degrees.
HP Pavilion dv6
Available in a dark umber metal finish, they use design elements from the award-winning ENVY line such as sleek metal finishes and HP‘s exclusive Beats Audio.
Beats Audio, which was created by Beats by Dr. Dre co-founders Dr. Dre and Jimmy Iovine, restores the emotion that is missing from digital music.
Working in collaboration with HP, Iovine and Dr. Dre tuned and applied the signature Beats sound profile across HP‘s premium notebook and desktop lines to provide the optimal sound experience – the way the artist intended it – when playing music or audio through headphones or external speakers. The Pavilion dv6 also includes newly optimized on board quad speakers.
Available with up to second generation Intel Core i3, i5 or i7 processors and optional AMD Radeon graphics, the Pavilion dv6 provides enhanced performance. HP CoolSense Technology combines advanced hardware and intelligent cooling software for a notebook that feels noticeably cooler. The technology automatically adjusts cooling levels according to a customer‘s personal preferences. To help protect personal information and simplify password management, the Pavilion dv6 also includes HP SimplePass, providing secure access to online accounts and passwords with the swipe of a finger. Designed with security and protection in mind, all HP Pavilion dv series notebook PCs feature HP ProtectSmart, which helps to lock the hard drive to secure photos, music and memories, and protects against accidental drops.
HP Pavilion dv4
With a stylish exterior in an Espresso Black lattice imprint to match its powerful interior, the notebook measures from 1.11 inch thin and weighs from 2.2 kilos. It features a 14.0 inch diagonal HD BrightView display and has an optional integrated Blu-Ray player. An integrated six-cell battery provides up to 6 hours of battery life.
HP Pavilion G-seriesStriking a balance between design, performance and affordability, the new HP Pavilion g-series is ideal for the everyday user, offering up to second generation Intel Core i3, i5 and i7 processors, attractive designs and essential features at a great value. Available in charcoal grey and sonoma red, the Pavilion g-series notebooks – the Pavilion g4 offers full co nnectivity for surfing the Internet and connecting with friends. The notebooks also include a HD BrightView display, with Altec Lansing speakers and SRS Premium Audio for enjoying movies and music.
HP Pavilion dm1The Pavilion dm1 is a stylish and lightweight notebook that provides full featured computing. It features a woven champagne HP Imprint design, 11.6 inch HP BrightView High-Definition LED display, 92 percent full-sized keyboard and a touchpad with dedicated vertical scroll up/down. It measures less than 0.78 inch thin and has a starting weight of 1.45 kilos.The Pavilion dm1 has up to 5 hours of battery lift and features AMD Neo processors and optional ATI mainstream HD 4225 graphics with 5GB DDR3 memory support. The HP Pavilion dm1 also features Altec Lansing speakers for high quality audio playback.
HP TouchSmart 610 Consumer PC
The wide-angle, LED backlit LCD screen provides optimal viewing angles, even when reclined, while multi-touch technology allows for an accurate response.
With its refined industrial design and the latest version of HP TouchSmart software, the TouchSmart 610 Consumer PC has touch-optimized applications from Facebook, Twitter, as well as HP‘s exclusive RecipeBox, webcam and music applications where users can add new applications via the TouchSmart Apps Center. For the gaming enthusiast, select models of the TouchSmart 610 Consumer PC are available with an exclusive HP touch-enabled version of Ubisoft‘s real-time strategy game, R.U.S.E. It also features Beats TM Audio and the new HP LinkUp application for users to wirelessly link a notebook PC to the TouchSmart using a home network.
HP x2301 Micro Thin LED monitor
HP consumer mobile computing products are backed by HP Total Care, the company‘s award-winning support program for both in and out-of-warranty products. HP Total Care includes 24/7 access to phone support agents, online support options like the HP consumer support forum and more.
HP consumer notebooks are also certified by Digital Living Network Alliance (DLNA), which allows users to integrate all their entertainment needs in a single network and access multimedia content wirelessly among all DLNA certified devices (regardless of brand) at work or play.
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Bert won an HP netbook
Tutorial for the TouchSmart 610
A photo taken using TouchSmart 610
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