HP Bridges Work, Play, Home and Entertainment with Global Personal Systems Product Launch
Massive unveiling includes breakthrough touch-based PCs, billion-color LED display and 18 new notebooks

BERLIN, June 10, 2008 – In a massive announcement of next-generation personal systems, HP today unveiled a broad portfolio of products featuring elegant design and inviting new digital experiences. The series of announcements took place at the HP Connecting Your World media event at the Berliner Congress Centre in Berlin, where more than 600 journalists, bloggers, HP partners and other industry influencers from around the world are gathered.



HP TouchSmart IQ500 Series PC
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Among the announcements:

New HP TouchSmart brings natural-touch interface and sleek style to the desktop
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The new HP TouchSmart IQ500 Series PC, a new generation of touch-enabled PC that brings digital entertainment to life through a natural user interface. A tap or swipe of a finger lets people engage with photos, music, video, games, the Internet, television, family calendars and more.(1) More…


HP Pavilion dv5 Series Entertainment Notebook PC [Japanese Version 日本語版]

Mobility designed for the entertainment enthusiast
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The 15.4 inch HP Pavilion dv5 Entertainment Notebook PC is one of seven consumer notebook PCs that bear a sleek, Mesh Imprint finish and a unique metalized surface design with color-matched keyboards and touch pads. The notebook range also comes with the new “magical chrome” media runway with controls that appear at the touch of a finger, and frameless, flushed Infinity Glass screens. These new consumer notebooks offer everything-in-one entertainment technology including one-click access to high-definition TV,(2,3) photos, movies and music in a smooth, thin, elegant design. Data loss and hard-drive protection is provided by HP ProtectSmart hard drive drop-protection technology. More…


HP EliteBook 6930p Notebook PC
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HP EliteBook for the mobile professional who wants to make a statement
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The aircraft-design-inspired HP EliteBook 6930p Notebook PC is one of 11 products added to HP’s business notebook line-up. Incorporating the latest mobile technologies and engineered to meet multiple durability tests, the HP EliteBook features a brushed anodized aluminum exterior casing and magnesium alloy chassis for maximum protection, recyclability and rugged good looks. More…


HP DreamColor LP2480zx Professional LCD Display [Japanese Version 日本語版]

One billion colors make a DreamColor
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A breakthrough display – the HP DreamColor LP2480zx Professional LCD Display – co-developed by HP color scientists and DreamWorks Animation animators. The industry-breakthrough backlit, flat-panel LED display works with Microsoft® or Macintosh platforms and delivers more than 1 billion colors – 64 times the number of colors available on mainstream LCD displays. Its reds, greens and blues are visibly deeper, its blacks are four times darker and its whites are adjustable.


HP rp5700 Point-of-Sale System [Japanese Version 日本語版]

HP rp5700 Point-of-Sale System for demanding customer traffic
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The HP rp5700 Point-of-Sale System completes the company’s full line of offerings for retailers in the Asia Pacific. An exceptionally stable and highly-reliable PC, the rp5700 is built for demanding, task-oriented retail business environments. It is ideal for processing customer transactions at check-out zones in retail outlets or as a manager’s workstation. With a 5-year lifecycle, one of the lengthiest in the industry, the HP rp5700 is designed to provide customers with an extended transition time between platforms.


HP iPAQ 912 Series Business Messenger
[Japanese Version 日本語版]

HP iPAQ 912 Series for maximum productivity and convenient connectivity anywhere, anytime
[Japanese Version 日本語版]
A stylish, glossy, piano-black 3G smartphone, the HP iPAQ 912 Series Business Messenger is feature-packed and comes with tri-band UMTS/HSDPA and quad-band GSM/GPRS/EDGE wireless technology. This allows users to make calls and quickly access the Internet around the world. More…

Todd Bradley
Executive Vice President
Personal Systems Group


Executive Quote
"Making the computer ‘Personal Again’ is our commitment to customers and the driving force behind our customer-experience decisions. From design elements that make a personal statement and an intuitive touch interface that delivers real innovation, to the breakthrough display of one billion colors, we’re working to show a broad and global set of industry segments what our hardware and software engineering capabilities and scale can do for them.


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(3) Availability of signals limited by the strength and accessibility of the originating TV signal, location and other factors. Performance issues may arise, and do not constitute defects in the product.



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