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HP Split x2

alaTest has collected and analyzed 6 reviews from magazines and websites. Opinions about the connectivity and build quality are overall positive. The value for money and battery also get good feedback. The resolution and portability get less positive reviews.

screen, battery, value for money, build quality, connectivity

portability, resolution

We analyzed user and expert ratings, product age and more factors. Compared to other Laptops the HP Split x2 is awarded an overall alaScore™ of 90/100 = Excellent quality.

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Review HP Split x2 Convertible

 

Two times the fun. The pricey but well-received Envy x2 has promp

Ivy Bridge and Haswell ULV CPU options with HD 4000/4400 graphics; Well-built with above-average rigidity; Primary mSATA SSD and optional secondary drive via docking station; Primary and secondary batteries for longer runtimes; RAM, mSATA and secondary...

Low brightness and low contrast; Difficult to use under sunlight; Not designed for outdoor use; Budget TN panel discourages portrait mode; Wobbly hinges; No higher resolution options; Back panels can be difficult to remove; not friendly for end-user...

Dual battery packs and dual storage drives are uncommon for tablet convertibles. RAM, mSATA and half-mini PCI-e upgrades can give the tablet longer legs.

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HP Split x2 review

 

There's an expanse of laptop-tablet devices in recent months, to which HP adds its latest hand, the Split x2, to the ever-expanding stack. A stack that, with few exceptions, hasn't quite managed to wow us yet. It's all Microsoft's fault, really, given...

Decent keyboard and trackpad, ample battery life, screen viewing angles are good, sturdy build quality, fair price to power balance, SSD is swift, dual headphone jack

Massive as a tablet, top-heavy as a laptop, not comfortable for lap use, heavy in either configuration, screen should be higher resolution, fiddly tablet reconnection process, 13.3-inch tablet makes little sense, last-gen Intel

The HP Split x2 hasn’t split our verdict on where this product sits. Literally: it should sit on a desk. And that defies what the product is supposed to be about. For all its efforts at being a two-in-one device - well, physically at least, it succeeds...

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HP Split X2 review

 

This good value detachable tablet hybrid has great battery life and powerful laptop components, but its screen's poor contrast holds it back

The HP Split X2 is a great improvement on the detachable Windows 8 hybrid formula, and it’s a good choice if you want a tablet that you can use as a laptop. If you'd rather have a laptop you can carry around, you can save a lot of money by buying the...