HP double down on premium style for modern workforce PCs

HP has unveiled a range of new devices, displays and accessories designed for the modern workforce, including the rollout of several award-winning premium features to the best-selling HP EliteBook 800 series and HP ZBook 14u/15u Mobile Workstations.

As HP’s most secure and manageable PCs and mobile workstations, these devices - along with the all-new HP Thunderbolt Dock G2 and expanded portfolio of four new HP 4K displays - will bring powerful innovation and premium experiences into the mainstream workforce.

“The game has changed and standard issued corporate devices of the past no longer meet the needs of the workforce of the future, particularly among Gen X to Gen Z professionals,” said Mark Fenson, Business and Mobility Systems Evangelist, HP South Pacific.

“Our latest EliteBook and ZBook offerings set new standards for design, performance and functionality. Whether it’s the thinnest device or the industry’s most robust security features, HP is redefining the commercial PC experience for the modern workforce.”

HP argue that today's modern workforce requires greater flexibility in where and how work gets done. 62% of people work from more than one location and 81% work during their personal time, illustrating the need for devices that seamlessly connect any time, any place.

In addition, they say nearly 70% of organisations have reported compromised laptops in the past 24 months, demonstrating the need for robust security features that provide constant protection and resiliency in the event of an attack.

“Security is a constantly evolving space - an area where no one can claim that they’ve solved security - and how a PC OEM approaches security needs to be a top priority when a business is making a purchase decision,” said Patrick Moorhead, Principal Analyst at Moor Insights and Strategy.

“I applaud HP’s approach to endpoint security and its commitment to hardware security, as security should be an important consideration factor for anyone looking to purchase a PC.”

These recently announced devices each feature HP’s premium design language previously only available on the HP EliteBook 1000 series, with chiseled linear wedge profiles and anodised aluminium covers for sleek and strong devices that can hold up to the challenges of the workday. A standout feature for users who work in multiple, diverse locations, the EliteBook 800 series is HP’s first business notebook with an ultra-bright display that adapts to changing light conditions, a feature also available on the ZBook 14u/15u.

Durability and sustainability go hand-in-hand as more businesses look to maximise their hardware investment and minimise their environmental impact. The EliteBook 800 series and ZBook 14u/15u passed MIL-STD-810G testing and are more easily serviceable than previous generations. The ZBook 14u/15u have industry leading durability in a thing and light 14 and 15-inch form factor, as the passed two additional MIL-STD tests for bench handling and crash hazard shock for unpredictable conditions in technical environments.

Last but no least, all the devices in this lineup are Energy Star certified and EPEAT Gold registered, reflecting HP’s commitment to sustainability.

For more information about HP Elite devices, visit www.hp.com/go/elite and to learn more about HP’s mobile workstations, visit www/hp.com/go/zbook.

Join the newsletter!

Or
Error: Please check your email address.
Rocket to Success - Your 10 Tips for Smarter ERP System Selection

Tags HPEliteBookZbook

Keep up with the latest tech news, reviews and previews by subscribing to the Good Gear Guide newsletter.
Show Comments

Essentials

James Cook University - Master of Data Science Online Course

Learn more >

Mobile

Sansai 6-Outlet Power Board + 4-Port USB Charging Station

Learn more >

Exec

Budget

Back To Business Guide

Click for more ›

Brand Post

Most Popular Reviews

Latest Articles

Resources

PCW Evaluation Team

Andrew Teoh

Brother MFC-L9570CDW Multifunction Printer

Touch screen visibility and operation was great and easy to navigate. Each menu and sub-menu was in an understandable order and category

Louise Coady

Brother MFC-L9570CDW Multifunction Printer

The printer was convenient, produced clear and vibrant images and was very easy to use

Edwina Hargreaves

WD My Cloud Home

I would recommend this device for families and small businesses who want one safe place to store all their important digital content and a way to easily share it with friends, family, business partners, or customers.

Walid Mikhael

Brother QL-820NWB Professional Label Printer

It’s easy to set up, it’s compact and quiet when printing and to top if off, the print quality is excellent. This is hands down the best printer I’ve used for printing labels.

Ben Ramsden

Sharp PN-40TC1 Huddle Board

Brainstorming, innovation, problem solving, and negotiation have all become much more productive and valuable if people can easily collaborate in real time with minimal friction.

Sarah Ieroianni

Brother QL-820NWB Professional Label Printer

The print quality also does not disappoint, it’s clear, bold, doesn’t smudge and the text is perfectly sized.

Featured Content

Product Launch Showcase

Latest Jobs

Don’t have an account? Sign up here

Don't have an account? Sign up now

Forgot password?