In leading up to the new installment in the Star Wars franchise, Star Wars: The Force Awakens, HP has unveiled its Star Wars Special Edition notebook. This isn’t just some sticker skin that HP stuck on the notebook, optical mouse or cover, this is the real deal.
This Star Wars Special Edition notebook measures 384.5 x 265.1 x 28mm and weighs 2.32kg – which is rather heavy but it does look pretty, right?
Aside from the usual, Wi-Fi, Bluetooth, 3.0 USB ports, it boasts a 15.6” FHD screen, runs on the latest Windows 10 Home version, a choice of between sixth generation i5 or i7 processors and an Intel HD Graphics 520 or NVIDIA GeForce 940M graphic card. To top it all off, it comes with an impressive 1TB HDD and 8GB worth of RAM.
It has a battery life of up to seven hours (dependent on intensity of usage) and HP has upgraded their audio system to Bang & Olufsen dual speakers for an more immersive experience when enjoying music or watching a Star Wars film.
Star Wars Specials
You will get special access to exclusive Star Wars themes and galleries, which includes over 1,100 images collected since the start of the Star Wars franchise – behind-the-scenes, storyboards, artwork, etc.
Get your hands on the first Marvel Star Wars comic, movie trailers and e-book snippets all ready for your entertainment at a click of the mouse. Each and every aspect of the notebook both inside and out, has been customized with the hardcore Star Wars fan in mind – this includes having the option to use the Galactic Base Standard language, Aurebesh font as the default.
Availability And Pricing
The Star Wars Special Edition notebook will be available within the next couple of weeks in Singapore, with prices starting at US$925 (SG$1299). Pre-orders for the notebook has already begun on HP’s official website. Prices for its matching accessories are still unreleased and will be made available by the end of November.
By Geralyne Kaye / November 6, 2015 10:00AM GMT+8
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