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HP impresses with budget-minded Pavilion X2 hybrid

Creating an attractive and practical hybrid laptop shouldn’t be all that difficult. Yet as history has proven, budget-minded systems often get the short end of the stick in the design department and end up with more shortcomings than actual features. …

Wednesday tech deals: HP Envy desktop w/ i7, HD 7570, Win8 $700

HP Home & Home Office offers the Envy HPE h8-1420t Desktop (no monitor), model no. C1U69AV#ABA, for $799.99. Coupon code "REDTAGPC" drops it to $699.99. With free shipping, that's tied with a deal from last week as the least expensive HP Envy desktop we've seen with...

Tuesday tech deals: 256GB Agility 4 $130, MS Store ultrabook sale

TigerDirect offers the OCZ 256GB Agility 4 for $159.99. This $30 mail-in rebate drops it to $129.99. With free shipping, that's $0.51/GB, tied with an August deal, and the best price we've seen for this drive. It's a current price low by $54. This drive features read speeds of up to 420MB/s...

HP unveils Envy x2 hybrid tablet and two touch-enabled ultrabooks

As with many other system vendors, HP is preparing a handful of new touch products for the launch of Windows 8, including a Surface-like hybrid slate. Branded the Envy x2, the core device is a fairly typical tablet, albeit one with an 11.6-inch display and an x86 processor...

HP announces new Envy ultrabooks and 'sleekbooks'

HP is refreshing its notebook lineup with a trio of Envy Ultrabooks, a new EliteBook Folio for business users, as well as  a new aggressively priced thin-and-light brand of laptops called Envy Sleekbooks. All of them come with either 13.3-,…

Back from the (Near) Dead: HP Envy 14 Review

HP's 2011 Envy 14 picks up right where last year's model left off by beefing up the internals, adding modern connectivity options like USB 3.0 and DisplayPort and greatly improving the touchpad. The Envy has a strong resemblance to Apple's MacBook Pro which for the most part could be considered a good thing.

The latest version features the same gunmetal lid with an attractive etched pattern and a reflective HP logo on the back corner of the lid . Our evaluation system used to cost $1,079.99 but now you can get it for $899, making for an interesting proposition for this subtly well-crafted machine.

HP Envy 14 Notebook Review

Earlier this summer HP expanded their popular Envy notebook line with the introduction of the Envy 14 and Envy 17 models. The two new releases build on the success of last year's Envy offerings and bring several new hardware options…