New HP Chromebook powers cloud experiences for hybrid work environments

New HP Chromebook powers cloud experiences for hybrid work environments
HP Pro c640 G2 Chromebook

HP has introduced its newest computing device, the HP Pro c640 G2 Chromebook, to help people stay connected, engaged, and productive, wherever their work takes them.

The HP Pro c640 G2 Chromebook is perfect for the mobile intensity of cloud-centric workstyles with 11th Gen Intel processors and Intel Iris X graphics. Users can multi-task across numerous web apps on multiple displays while video conferencing at the same time.

They can also enjoy a full day of work uninterrupted without worrying about recharging as the device has 12.5 hours of battery life and can get up to 90% battery life in just 90 minutes with HP Fast Charge when more power is needed.

Commenting, Maulik Pandya, Vice President and General Manager of Cloud Client Group, HP Inc said,  “Our newest Chromebook is purpose-built to help people get work done, delivering productive and collaborative experiences for working around the home, in the office, or on-the-go.” 

The device is lightweight and is less than 16.5mm at the hinges and comes with a refined sleek aluminium design. It has a 14-inch diagonal HD or optional FHD display and can interact with content on an optional touchscreen.

The HP Pro c640 G2 Chromebook is also easy to clean. It can be sanitised with common household cleaning wipes and the keyboard is spill-resistant up to 11.8 oz (350 ml).

The laptop comes with superb video and audio experiences that enables easy virtual collaboration using the front-facing HD camera with an 88-degree viewing angle, coupled with dual microphones. The speakers deliver authentic and clear sound when on a conference call or watching a movie.

The HP Pro c640 G2 Chromebook offers high connection speeds with 2×2 gigabit data rate Wi-Fi 6and HP Extended Range Wireless LAN.  Users can keep up with apps, photos, videos, and presentations with up to 16 GB memory and 256 GB SSD options.

Users can keep device and user data secure with Chrome OS auto updates, built-in anti-virus protection, HP Privacy Camera, and optional fingerprint sensors.

In South Africa, the HP Pro c640 G2 Chromebook will be available in August 2021.