Along with the Elitebook Folio premium laptop, HP also unveiled the world’s thinnest 14” business-class notebook – the HP EliteBook 1040 G. HP uses the same all-aluminum diamond cut design as the new EliteBook Folio to achieve this thin form factor. HP today also announced the new HP EliteBook 800 G3 series, the next generation of HP’s best-selling business-class notebooks. EliteBook 800 series has an all-new silver magnesium and aluminum body to achieve a thinner, lighter and durable design.
The EliteBook 1040 and the EliteBook 800 series offer Windows 10 Pro, 6th generation Intel Core vPro processors, PCIe Gen3 SSD, and DDR4 memory. All the devices come with Audio by Bang & Olufsen, HP Noise Reduction Software and HP Clear Sound Amp to provide a rich collaboration experience for applications like Skype for Business. The EliteBook 800 series is available in 12.5-inch, 14.0-inch or 15.6-inch diagonal HD, FHD, QHD or UHD screens11 ; the EliteBook 1040 offers a choice of either FHD or QHD screens .
Pricing and Availability:
- The HP EliteBook 1040 G3 is expected to be available in January starting at $1,199.
- The HP EliteBook 800 G3 series is expected to be available in January starting at $949
HP also revealed optional HP Notebook Power Bank for the HP Pro and Elite series, which charges an HP notebook and two additional mobile devices at the same time, such as a smartphone or tablet. HP also has several optional accessories like newly designed carrying cases and several docking options, like the HP UltraSlim Docking Station and travel docks. HP USB-C Travel Dock for the HP EliteBook Folio is expected to be available in March for $119. HP Notebook Power Bank is expected to be available in January for $129.