HP has introduced a brand new Thin,affordable, light weight, power full HP Folio 13 which has been designed for the business as well as home use.It has an aluminium body which gives it a great look.It is handy as it is light weight and with a power full battery life , it makes you work for long hours without being charged.
The new HP laptop has been fantastically designed and will be liked by the business professionals.Most importantly its full body is finger prints proof and its shine remains same.Talking about its configuration and features , it is not going to give competition to other ultrabooks and price is relatively high as compared to its configuration.
Specifications And Features
The new HP Folio 13 is boosted with Intel i5-2467M Core Processor with the speed of 1.6 GHz, 4 GB RAM which can be expanded to 8 GB.It has Samsung 128 GB SSD hard drive which is relatively lesser than other ultrabooks. With all these configurations , this laptop comes with Windows – 7 Professionl ( 64 bit ). Even with 4 GB RAM , the Folio 13 boots up in just 26 seconds which is not a bad speed at all.If the RAM is expanded to 8GB , then the story will be more impressive.
The new HP Folio 13 has a Backlit Keyboard which adds beauty to it.After working for more than 20 minutes, you will feel the keys little warm.Breathable as well as backlit keyboard would be a great combination, and in all this laptop weighs only 1.50 kg
The new HP Folio 13 has the samsung 128 GB SSD hard disk which is not enough as compared to other laptops in the market, but still you have to adjust accordingly.
It is packed with 4 GB RAM which boots up this gadget in just 26 seconds.Most importantly,it is expandable to 8 GB.
The new HP Folio 13 is installed with the Windows 7 Professional ( 64 bit ) which gets boot up in just 26 seconds.
The HP Folio 13 is configured with the Intel HD Graphics 3000 card which makes you feel good while playing games and gives you a good gaming experience.
It is packed with power full batteries which can last upto 7 hours and 50 minutes without being charged and it is not at all bad.In battrey backup, it gives competition to other laptops in its class.
Keyboard And Touchpad
The HP Folio 13 has narrow but well spaced keys which are more comfortable to touch even when the keyboard gets warmed. They keys let you type word comfortably since they are made up of good quality material.
Talking about the touch pad, its size is 2.5×4 inches.The touch pad is not comfortable to use as you will have to push hard to move the cursor on the screen.Even with this demerit, the touchpad allows you to use multi touch methods.
— Two 3.0 USB ports and one SD memory card reader port, HDMI port,Ethernet port and headphone/mic port.
— One year standard warranty support.
— Its size is 12.5×8.4×0.8 inches and weighs 3.2 pounds.
— 3.0 + EDR Bluetooth
— Intel Centrino Wireless – N 1039 WiFi Model with 802.11b/g/n WiFi.
— Display size is 13.3 inches with the native resolution of 1366×768.
— Fantastic Dolby surround sound system.Lets you move on your feet when listening music on this gadget.
— Web cam comes with Cyber Link YouCam software which gives clear images in dark light but not in dim light.
Price And Availability
The online price of The HP Folio 13 is approx $1049 in USA and approx Rs. 52450 in India. This new HP notebook is available from December 2011.
Review of HP Folio 13
— Light Weight
— Long Battery life
— Good surround sound
— comfortable keys
— Gets warm fast
— Does not have Kensington Lock and VGA out