HP Compaq 2710p

HP Compaq 2710p

Summary: 12.1-inch Tablet PC/Convertible, Intel, 2007

Last Updated: July 17, 2008

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Product Name: HP Compaq 2710p
Official Page: www1.hp.com
Manufacturer: HP Compaq
Announced: May 9, 2007
Available: July 21, 2007
Price: Starting at $1649 USD

Models (All ship with Microsoft Windows Vista Business 32/64):
– See all HP 2710p Models at Amazon
GP590AW : $2228, Intel Core 2 Duo U7600 1.2GHz 1GB Memory, 80GB Hard Drive, Bluetooth 2.0
RM270UT : $1649, Intel Core 2 Duo U7500 1.06GHz 1GB Memory, 60GB Hard Drive,
RM271UT : $1799, Intel Core 2 Duo U7500 1.06GHz, 1GB Memory, 80GB Hard Drive, Outdoor View Screen, 100GB Hard Drive, Bluetooth 2.0
RM272UT : $1849 ($1749 at Amazon), Intel Core 2 Duo U7600 1.2GHz, 2GB Memory, 80GB Hard Drive, Bluetooth 2.0
RM273UA : $2478, Intel Core 2 Duo U7600 1.2GHz, 2GB Memory, 80GB Hard Drive, Bluetooth 2.0

Related Laptops:
– Will be replaced by the HP Compaq 2730p
– Probably replaces the HP Compaq tc4400.
– Similar to the HP Compaq 2210b/CT (Japan)
– HP Compaq tc4400 replaced HP Compq tc4200
– Tablet PC version of the HP Compaq 2510p

Features:
– This is a “Convertible” laptop – both a laptop and a Tablet PC form factor.
– HP NightLight – illuminate the keyboard under dark conditions.

Manufacturer’s Description:
Starting at only 3.6 lbs /1.65 kg and 1.11 in/28.2 mm thin, the HP Compaq 2710p Notebook PC offers you the functionality of an ultra-light notebook plus the flexibility of an ultra-slim tablet.

Unique widescreen display and writing surface
A 12.1-inch diagonal widescreen Illumi-Lite display15 provides you with a slimmer and lighter notebook PC that is more energy efficient than a notebook with traditional LCD backlighting. The chemically-strengthened glass top will not wear down with repetitive use, and resists the effects of “pooling”. The optional outdoor view display delivers a significantly better display appearance when working in bright light conditions.

Specifications:
CPU: Intel Core 2 Duo Ultra Low Voltage (ULV)
Chipset: Mobile Intel GM965 (Intel’s Santa Rosa)
Front-side Bus: 800MHz or 667MHz
Memory: DDR2 SDRAM 667MHz, including Dual Channel support
Memory Capacity: 2 slots, 512MB – 4GB of memory

Graphics/Display:
Display: 12.1″ WXGA LCD UWVA “Illumi-Lite”
Resolution: 1280×800
Touchscreen: Yes
Widescreen: Yes
Graphics Chipset: INtel Mobile GMA X3100
Graphics Memory: Up to 384MB (shared)
Other: “Outdoor View”

Storage:
Hard Drive: 1.8″ PATA 60GB, 80GB, 100GB, 4200RPM
Optical: Optional DVD Writer that requires HP 2700 Ultra-Slim Expansion Base

Connectivity:
Wireless: Intel and Broadcom 802.11a/b/g/draft-n, a/b/g, b/g
Modem: 56K v.92 Modem
Ethernet: Intel Gigabit Ethernet, 10/100/1000, HP Smart Power NIC
Bluetooth: Bluetooth 2.0
Other: Optional HP ev2200 1xEV-DO (Verizon Wireless), optional HP hs2300 HSDPA Broadband Wireless Module) – both require mobile network service.

Input/Output:
Keyboard: Full-sized keyboard
Mouse: “Pointstick”
Audio Chipset: High Definition Audio
Speakers: Stereo
Audio I/O: Stereo headphone/line out, stereo microphone in, integrated dual-microphone array.
USB: 2x USB 2.0
Firewire: 1x 1394a
PC Card:
Flash/Memory Card Reader:
Other: optional integrated web camera, VGA out, docking connector for expansion base

Security:
Biometric/Fingerprint:HP Fingerprint Sensor
Other: HP Drive Encryption ProtectTools, Smart Card Reader (optional), TPM Embedded

Software & Warranty:
Operating System: Genuine Windows Vista Business (32-bit or 64-bit), Windows Vista Home Baseic, Windows XP Tablet PC Edition 2005, FreeDOS.
Supported OS: Windows Vista Enterprise
Certified: SuSe Linux Enterprise Desktop 10
Other Software:
Warranty: Limited 3 year, 1 year, and 90 day warrant options depending on country, 1 year limited warranty on battery,

Battery:
Battery: 6-cell (44WHr) Lithium-Ion
Options: Secondary ultra-slim battery connector in HP 2700 Base
Battery Life:

Dimensions:
Width: 11.42″ (290mm)
Depth: 8.35″ (212mm)
Height: 1.11″ (28.2mm)
Weight: Starts at 3.6lbs (1.65kg)

Articles/Reviews:
TabletPc2.com – Review, August, 2007
GottaBeMobile.com – August 2007