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alaTest has collected and analyzed 107 reviews of HP ENVY X2. The average rating for this product is 3.6/5, compared to an average rating of 4.0/5 for other Laptops for all reviews. Comments about the usability and battery are on the whole positive. The design and portability are also appreciated, but the touchpad and energy efficiency get critical opinions.

performance, portability, design, battery, usability

reliability, size, energy, touchpad

We analyzed user and expert ratings, product age and more factors. Compared to other Laptops the HP ENVY X2 is awarded an overall alaScore™ of 93/100 = Excellent quality.

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Consumer review by: ( review summary for HP ENVY X2


alaTest has collected and analyzed 23 user reviews of HP ENVY X2 from The average user rating for this product is 3.6/5, compared to an average user rating of 3.9/5 for other Laptops on People are impressed by the keyboard and design. The performance and portability are also appreciated, whereas some have doubts about the touchpad and reliability.

usability, portability, performance, design, keyboard

reliability, touchpad

65% of the reviews on give this product a positive rating.

This summary is based on the product: HP ENVY x2 11t-g000 Tablet Notebook PC

Mar, 2015

Expert review by: Daniel Perez (

HP Envy X2 Review


HP Envy X2 Review | This complete review of the Envy X2 tablet/laptop transformable covers the most important aspects, including ergonomics, performance, and battery life.

If you find its keyboard and trackpad are comfortable by possibly having a feel down at the local Best Buy or any other major retailer showcasing the HP Envy X2, and its low performance is something you can live with, then we certainly recommend you...

Mar, 2013

Expert review by: (

Review HP Envy x2 11-g000eg Tablet


Runtime miracle. HP launches a slim Windows 8 tablet on the market, which mutates to a full-blown laptop via the keyboard dock, dubbed Envy x2 11. An energy-efficient Atom SoC from Intel not only ensures exceptional battery runtimes, but also modest...

High-quality workmanship, Viewing angle stable IPS screen, Long battery life, Good input devices, Versatility, Low emissions, Memory expansion via SD card, The Envy x2 is certainly not a cheap tablet. However, the mostly excellent build quality and...

USB 2.0 only, High price, Low computing power, No UMTS/LTE, Gaming unsuitable, Slow recharging, As we feared at the outset, the slow Atom processor proves to be an annoying brake in many situations. Although the SoC deals with multimedia tasks or...

Jan, 2013

Expert review by: Matt Smith (

HP Envy x2 Review


When Microsoft released Windows 8, it hoped to launch a new class of computer capable of serving both as a laptop and a tablet. The company even went so far as to hire an engineering team and develop its own products. There's just one problem: many of...

Attractive design ; Thin and light ; Great keyboard dock ; Average battery life as tablet; excellent life with dock ; Good value

Low display resolution ; Poor performance

This plucky hybrid PC isn’t the best tablet, or the best laptop, but it’s a good compromise for people who want (yet can’t afford) both.

May, 2013

Expert review by: ZDNet (

HP Envy x2 video review: Good laptop, great tablet


Summary: The HP Envy x2 is a very good Windows 8 laptop and a great tablet as demonstrated in this video.

Mar, 2013

Expert review by: Sarah Silbert (

HP Envy x2 review: a tablet / laptop hybrid that fails to deliver the complete package


Like every self-respecting company releasing new Windows 8 devices, HP has refreshed its existing laptops with touch-optimized features ready to handle

Slick, lightweight design ; Good battery life (in laptop mode) ; Decent IPS display

Uncomfortable keyboard ; Netbook-grade performance

The HP Envy x2 is an attractive laptop / tablet hybrid, but its Atom processor doesn't offer great performance, and its keyboard disappoints.

Jan, 2013

Expert review by: Andrew Baxter (

HP ENVY x2 Review


The HP ENVY x2 is an attractive laptop/tablet hybrid with Windows 8 and great battery but limited performance.

Excellent battery life of 11+ hours in laptop mode ; Great tablet experience with excellent docking mechanism ; Fully fledged Windows 8, no watered down Windows RT ; Great brushed aluminum design and solid build quality

Limited storage space and SSD relatively slow ; Intel Atom processor is slow ; Low screen resolution and no pen input ; Keyboard and touchpad are so-so

If you want both a tablet and laptop, the HP ENVY x2 is a compelling offering. It has a premium look and build quality, the dock and latch mechanism are awesome. It’s just so easy to put the tablet portion into the keyboard dock, and once there it...

Jan, 2013

Expert review by: LAPTOP Magazine (

HP Envy x2 Review


The HP Envy x2 provides a solid Windows 8 tablet experience with its premium design and colorful screen. Although you get below-average endurance from the slate by itself, we appreciate the nearly 12 hours of battery life supplied by the dock and...

Sharp, colorful screen, Attractive, lightweight design, Long battery life with dock

Stiff, uncomfortable typing experience, Netbook-level performance, Mediocre battery life without dock

Dec, 2012

Expert review by: goldfries (

HP Envy x2 Hybrid Notebook Review


The HP Envy x2 unit is a feature rich Notebook / Tablet hybrid but does it stand out among the crowd?

Aug, 2013

Expert review by: InsideHW (

Expert Review


In accordance with ASUS philosophy of presenting new devices in short periods of time, not long after the first Fonepad, new models, Fonepad Note 6 and Fonepad 7, have been announced. Unfortunately, f... Mechanical keyboard are conceptual way of going...

Apr, 2013

Expert review by: (



The HP Envy x2 tablet is referred to as a hybrid PC because of the fact that it can be easily converted from a tablet to a notebook in just a few seconds. It has “x2” in its name because according to HP, it's two products rolled up into one. That's not...

Apr, 2013

Product Specifications


Convertible: No
DVD Writer: No
Embedded 3G/4G: No
Fingerprint Reader: No
Hard Drive Type:Flash Hard Drive / Hard Disk Drive / Hybrid Hard Drive
Remote Control: No
TV Card: No
Video Editing Card: No
Web Cam:No / Yes


Bluetooth: Yes
Card Reader:Multi Card Reader / No
Firewire: No
TV Output: Yes
WiFi Connectivity: Yes


Aspect Ratio:16:9
LED Backlight:Edge LED
LED Technology:Edge LED
Touchscreen:Multi Touch
True Resolution:Full HD / WXGA

General Features

Media Centre Edition: No
Operating System Version:Windows 8


Brand of Graphic Chip:Intel ®
GPU Model (Graphic Card):HD GRAPH. 5300 / Intel ® HD GPU


Chipset Brand:Intel® / Unknown
Chipset Type:HM65 / Unknown
Processor:ATOM / CORE M / Z-SERIES
Processor Brand:Intel ® / Intel®
Processor Number:M-5Y10 / M-5Y10C / M-5Y70 / Z2760