HP Envy 14 Spectre - Intel Core i7

  • HP Envy 14 Spectre - Intel Core i7
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  • Attractive, unusual design dominated by Gorilla Glass.
  • Terrific audio.
  • Volume dial on the side.


  • Touch pad needs tuning.
  • Merely average performance for the price.

Expert reviews and ratings

By AnandTech on

It's interesting, we recently met up with HP in San Francisco to see what they have planned for the future (and they do have some very compelling stuff in the pipeline), but one of the quirkier things I noticed was a shift in branding. For a while...

By RegHardware on 80

Despite my concern that the HP Envy 14 Spectre is perhaps a little chunky compared with other Ultrabooks on the market, it compares very favourably with the competition in terms of what you get within those two centimetres: connectivity, performance,...

By VR-Zone on 80

With Intel's recent announcement of the third generation Core processors (codenamed Ivy Bridge) for high-end laptops and desktops, we would see more notebook PCs coming to the market, but do note that these would be the quad-core version. The...

By PCWorld New Zealand on 90

You know how, when you plug in a USB cable, it’s always the wrong way up first time? The HP Envy 14 Spectre is a little like a USB stick – every time I picked it up and went to open it, I got it the wrong way round, and tried to open it...

By Computer Shopper on 60

The Envy 14 Spectre looks sensational in its glassy, stylish shell and delivers terrific audio. This ultrabook is quite pricey, however, for the level of performance it delivers....