Hands-On With the HP EliteBook

Earlier, we wrote about the HP EliteBook (among 9 other business notebooks released today). This afternoon, I got some hands on time with it at the Berliner Congress Center. At 2.1 kilograms (or 4.6 pounds), it feels heavy for a notebook with a 13.3-inch screen. In person, however, we like the brushed aluminum lid; it looks elegant, yet understated, which is what we think HP’s target user is looking for. Not even a brillo pad can scratch it. The keyboard, while not as snazzy as the redesigned DV line, is ample and easy to type on. Check out our hands-on video for a closer look at the new, durable EliteBook. [flv:/flvs/hp-elitebook..flv 480 360]

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  1. PZ Says:

    where is the hands on video?

  2. AndyVits Says:

    It looks heavy for a 13.3inch notebook because the 8530 is actually a 15.4inch notebook.

  3. yo Says:

    14’1 check tech. spec

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