The HP X2 12-F014DX is a compact Chromebook that comes with a detachable keyboard. It means you can operate the device in tablet mode and laptop mode. The device is powered by a very power-efficient processor that still has decent performance for everyday computing. In addition it also boasts a high-resolution display for a better visual experience.
The processor inside is an Intel Core M m3-7Y30. The dual-core processor, which has a very low TDP of 4.5W, is clocked at 1.1 with a maximum frequency of 2.6 GHz. It supports Hyper Threading as well and is equipped with 4 MB of Level 3 cache and Intel HD Graphics 615 as the integrated GPU. It ships with a 4GB of LPDDR3 memory at 1600MHz and a very limited internal storage of 32GB eMMC.
The display is small, with a diagonal size of 12.3-inch. But it has an impressive resolution of 2400 x 1600 pixels, which means 3:2 aspect ratio. It’s a touchscreen of course – otherwise you can’t use it while in tablet mode. The manufacturer also includes an active pen, so you can give more accurate input on the display.
There is a combo audio jack, two USB 3.0 Type-C ports and a memory card reader for microSD cards, which can be utilized to get more storage space. As for wireless connectivity, the HP 12-F014DX has Wireless-AC adapter supporting up to 867 Mbps, with Bluetooth also supported. In terms of audio, it has stereo speakers with Bang & Olufsen Audio technology.
This Chromebook x2 model relies on a 4 cells Lithium-ion battery as the power source. The slate is very compact and lightweight – it has dimensions of 11.5 x 8.3 x 0.3-inch, with a weight of 1.62 lbs. Buyers will get Google Cloud storage space of 100GB for 2 years.
HP Chromebook X2 12-F014DX Specifications
Windows 10 64-bit
Intel Core M m3-7Y30 (2 cores, 4 threads, 1.1 GHz with Turbo Boost up to 2.6 GHz, 4 MB L3 cache)
2400 x 1600 pixels
IPS technology, WLED backlight
Intel HD Graphics 615
4GB LPDDR3 1600MHz
Stereo speakers Bang & Olufsen Audio
Inputs & Controls
1 x combo audio
2 x USB 3.0 Type-C
Wireless-AC (867 Mbps)
4 cells Lithium-ion battery
Dimensions and Weight
Weight: 1.62 lbs.
Google Drive (100GB cloud storage for 2 years included)
Ceramic White and Oxford Blue (HP matte finish)