HP 13-ae051nr, a Spectre x360 model, is an ultra-slim laptop with multi-mode capability and powerful performance. It uses the power of Intel Core i7-8550U, a quad-core processor with 1.8 GHz base frequency and 4.0 GHz maximum frequency using Intel Turbo Boost technology. The Kaby Lake R processor has 8 MB of L3 cache and an integrated UHD Graphics 620. This model is equipped with 8 GB of on-board LPDDR3 SDRAM. For storing your data and installing apps, it provides durable and ultra-fast storage with a 256 GB PCIe NVMe M.2 Solid State Drive.
The display has a diagonal size of 13.3-inch with a resolution of 1920 x 1080 pixels. It offers good color quality thanks to IPS technology. A 360-degree hinge means you can switch between laptop mode, stand mode, tent mode and tablet mode. In laptop mode, you can use a full-size backlit keyboard with island-style keys for typing. An HP Imagepad pointing device below the keyboard can accept gesture commands. For adjusting volume level, there is a dedicated volume button. In addition, you’ll get a stylus as well.
This HP Spectre has two Thunderbolt 3 ports supporting data transfer up to 40 Gbps, DisplayPort 1.2 and Power Delivery. There is also a USB 3.1 Gen 1 port, a combo audio jack and a microSD reader. Above the screen is an infrared webcam with Full HD 1080p resolution. The webcam is compatible with Windows Hello. It also delivers superb audio output with four speakers enhanced by Bang & Olufsen.
For wireless data transfer, it uses Intel 802.11b/g/n/ac Wi-Fi + Bluetooth 4.2 combo. Inside, there is a 3-cell, 60 Wh Li-ion battery as the power source. This ultra-portable laptop has dimensions of 12.04 x 8.56 x 0.53 inches and it weighs 2.78 lbs. If you’re looking for an ultra-portable laptop with multi-mode capability, good performance and premium design, this product is suitable for you.
HP Spectre x360 13-ae051nr Specifications
Windows 10 Home 64-bit
Intel Core i7-8550U (4 cores, 1.8 GHz, Intel Turbo Boost up to 4.0 GHz, 8 threads, 8 MB L3 cache)
13.3 inches, micro-edge
Full HD (1920 x 1080 pixels)
Touch screen with multi-touch support
Corning Gorilla Glass NBT
Intel UHD Graphics 620
256 GB PCIe NVMe M.2 Solid State Drive
8 GB on-board LPDDR3 SDRAM 1600MHz
Quad speakers with Bang & Olufsen
Inputs & Controls
Full-size island-style backlit keyboard
HP Imagepad with multi-touch support
2 x Thunderbolt 3 (data transfer up to 40 Gbps, DisplayPort 1.2, Power Delivery, HP Sleep and Charge)
1 x USB 3.1 Gen 1 (HP Sleep and Charge)
1 x combo audio jack (headphone/microphone)
Intel 802.11b/g/n/ac (2×2) Wi-Fi + Bluetooth 4.2 combo
HP TrueVision Full HD 1080p infrared webcam with dual array digital microphone
3-cell, 60 Wh Li-ion
65 W AC power adapter
Dimensions and Weight
Width: 12.04 inches
Depth: 8.56 inches
Height: 0.53 inches
Weight: 2.78 lbs
Biometric Fingerprint Reader
Microsoft Office 365 customers (1-month trial)
Accelerometer; Gyroscope; eCompass