HP Spectre 13

81
Engadget
Score
81

There's a lot to like about this in spite of a few flaws.

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Model

Key Specs

Type
Midsize
Bundled OS
Windows
Video outputs
DisplayPort, HDMI
Maximum battery life
Up to9 hour
Pointing device
Trackpad

General

Type
Midsize
Bundled OS
Windows (8)

Processor

Processor make
Intel

Networking

WiFi
yes (802.11b, 802.11g, 802.11n) (WEP, WPA, WPA2)
Ethernet
None
Mobile broadband
no
Analog modem
None

Video

Graphics adapter
Integrated (Intel)
Video outputs
Array

Other features

Integrated webcam
yes

Battery

Maximum battery life
Up to9 hour

Input

Keyboard
yes
Pointing device
Trackpad (Multi-touch)

Connections

USB
Array
Thunderbolt
no
FireWire / 1394
no

Audio

Audio outputs
3.5mm (Dual-input)
Audio channels
Stereo
Built-in microphone
yes
Speakers
Stereo

Memory card reader

Memory card reader
yes (SD)

Removable disks

Removable disk drive
no