February 7, 2018 10:00 am

HP announces new EliteBook 800 Series and ZBooks for the modern workforce, powered by Windows 10

By / Editor, Windows Blog

Today, HP unveiled its latest HP EliteBook 800 series, HP ZBook 14u and HP ZBook 15u commercial devices, designed for today’s constantly on-the-go modern workforce and available this month.

The HP EliteBook 840 G5

The HP EliteBook 840 G5These new devices light up some of the best of Windows 10 — including your digital personal assistant Cortana*, cameras and optional fingerprint readers that light up Windows Hello for fast and secure login, Windows Ink for marking up web pages on your touchscreen in Microsoft Edge, comprehensive protection with Windows Defender and more.

Today’s announced devices each feature new chiseled linear wedge profiles and anodized aluminum covers for sleek and strong devices. The EliteBook 800 series arrives with an ultra-bright display that automatically adapts to changing light conditions, a feature also available on the ZBook 14u/15u.

The EliteBook 800 series and the ZBook 14u/15u are designed to pass MIL-STD-810G testing to ensure durability, and are more easily serviceable than previous generations The ZBook 14u/15u have industry-leading durability in a thin and light 14 and 15-inch form factor, as they undergo two additional MIL-STD 810G tests for bench handling and crash hazard shock for unpredictable conditions in technical environments. All the devices in this lineup are ENERGY STAR certified and EPEAT Gold registered.

The EliteBook 800 series and ZBook 14u/15u have a world-facing, noise-canceling microphone, which removes unwanted sounds when in individual mode or enhances for 360-degree voice pick-up when in conference mode. Both devices come with the HP Premium Collaboration Keyboard, which features built-in collaboration keys to easily manage calls at the touch of a button. These devices also include HP PhoneWise, a Windows solution to text and call from the PC across iOS and Android devices.

The HP EliteBook 800 series

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The HP EliteBook 800 series feature 8th generation Intel Core vPro processors, with up to 14 hours of battery life to easily power a day’s worth of hard work and HP Fast Charge to charge 50 percent of the battery in just 30 minutes. The HP EliteBook 830 G5 replaces the previous HP EliteBook 820 G4 with a 13” screen in a 12” notebook profile; the HP EliteBook 840 G5 is a 14-inch business notebook with 8th generation Intel Core processors and discrete graphics. Both the EliteBook 840 and the HP EliteBook 850 G5 are business notebooks that arrive with AMD Radeon RX540 discrete graphics,, for anyone who needs greater performance for graphics-intensive workloads and collaboration applications.

Pricing and Availability:

  • The HP EliteBook 830 G5 is expected to be available in February for a starting price of $1,049.
  • The HP EliteBook 840 G5 is expected to be available in February for a starting price of $1,029.
  • The HP EliteBook 850 G5 is expected to be available in February for a starting price of $1,039.

The HP ZBook 14u/15u

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The HP ZBook 14u/15u are mobile workstations with an integrated privacy screen, 8th generation Intel Core Quad Core Processors with vPro technology and AMD Radeon Pro graphics for fast and reliable performance, with more than 24 ISV certifications for CAD and design work and other professional applications.

  • The HP ZBook 14u G5 is just 17.9 mm and weighs 3.27 lbs. The impressive design of the ZBook 14u is 28 percent thinner than the previous generation and includes an optional 4K touch display with anti-glare technology, ideal for technical professionals on the go.
  • The newly refreshed HP ZBook 15u G5 also features Intel Core i5 and i7 Quad Core Processors with vPro technology, AMD Radeon Pro 3D Graphics for performance and reliability, and up to 2 TB with the HP Z Turbo Drive high-speed storage, all for power users traveling to a conference room or across town. HP Performance Advisor assures optimal configuration, compatibility, and performance.

Pricing and Availability:

  • The HP ZBook 14u G5 is expected to be available in February for a starting price of $1,099.
  • The HP ZBook 15u G5 is expected to be available in February for a starting price of $1,109.

For more information about HP’s full line of Elite devices, visit hp.com/go/elite,  and to learn more about HP’s workstations, visit hp.com/go/workstations.

*Cortana available in select markets.

Updated February 27, 2018 6:08 am