HP Spectre Folio review: This lightweight leather laptop is different in a very good way

  • HP Spectre Folio review: This lightweight leather laptop is different in a very good way
  • Two USB 3.1 Gen 2 (10Gbps)/Thunderbolt 3, one regular USB 3.1 Gen 1 (5Gbps) Type-C, and one 3.5mm audio jack.
  • Intel partnered with HP to make the teeny motherboard for the Spectre Folio, a mere strip running along the top of the keyboard.
  • It’s a good question because the fanless laptop has almost no ventilation-just a long, open channel (see above) where the leather loosely covers the hinge between the lid and the keyboard.
  • This FLIR heat sensor map shows the hot spot that developed occasionally around the CPU on the HP Spectre Folio’s slender motherboard.
  • The Spectre Folio’s dismal performance in our HandBrake CPU test (see our Performance section, below) suggests that, overall, the laptop sacrifices performance to stay cool.

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