HP presented the Pavilion Aero 13, which is the company’s lightest consumer laptop. The device weighs less than a kilogram and is the first Pavilion laptop with a screen-to-body ratio of 90 percent.
The 13.3-inch machine has a 2.5K display with a 16:10 aspect ratio, 400 nits of brightness and a 100% sRGB color palette. The Pavilion Aero 13 has WiFi 6 support and removal of AI noise to reduce unwanted background sounds in video calls HP claims to get up to 10.5 hours of use from a single charge. The laptop is powered by a AMD Ryzen 5000 series processor with integrated Radeon graphics, up to Ryzen 7 5800U.
The Pavillion Aero 13 is made from post-consumer recycled plastics and bonded to the ocean and uses water-based paint. HP says the laptop is EPEAT Gold registered and certified Energy Star as part of its goals of having the “world’s most sustainable PC portfolio”. It will be available through HP.com in July and starts at $ 749. You can pick it up from other vendors in the fall.
Meanwhile, HP has announced two other additions to its M-Series monitor lineup. The company palisade the line at CES. They use Eyesafe-certified technology, which HP aims to reduce blue light without affecting color accuracy. The monitors, which are made from ocean-related recycled plastics, now include 24- and 27-inch models with integrated audio. They will be available in July, with the 24-inch monitor starting at $ 230 and the larger variant starting at $ 290.
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