We continue with the list of manufacturers who renew their catalogue of computers to Windows 7, and in this case, we do it with a model that was already equipped with touch screen for a long time. It is the range HP TouchSmart that incorporates two new desktop models.
Their names are HP TouchSmart 300 y HP TouchSmart 600, with 20 and 23-inch screen sizes respectively, and multi-touch capabilities, which get through the use of infrared instead of capacitive technology.
More than in the specifications section, the TouchSmart notable now for software that comes built into them and you want to enable that carry out a large majority of actions with your fingers. It starts with the own TouchSmart interface, which adds new capabilities.
We thus have access Twitter, Netflix or Hulu, all this with an interface designed to be totally touch, what joins the HP music store access, online such as Pandora radio or an interface to manage recipes, which can be operated also with voice.
Live TV allows us to watch TV and record the programs that interest us, while with Canvas we can organize our photos and link to receive files from your mobile phone via Bluetooth.
The HP TouchSmart 300 and the HP TouchSmart 600 they will be available with AMD Athlon and Intel Core 2 Duo processor. The first of them come with ATI Radeon HD 3200 graphics card, from 500 GB drive, and some of them with TV tuner.
The models in the range 600 bet by a Nvidia GeForce G200 or GT230M graphics and HDD of 750 GB, Bluetooth connectivity and TV tuner, with a display that has a Full HD resolution. Depending on the model, they also include an HDMI port for use as monitors.
The price of the 300 range starts at 900 dollars, still available from November 1, while the 600 range will be available on October 22 from $1050.
Within this same range, the HP TouchSmart tx2, the multi-touch laptop that we were testing, is also updated to incorporate new developments in hardware and software. The software are the same as in the range of desktop.
On the hardware side we find a processor AMD Turion dual-core, 12.1 screen inches and the possibility of using it both in conventional mode mode tablet with the stylus included.
This model will also be available from October 22 and its price starts at $800,equal to a rolex watch.