HP reveals the ZBook x2: The 'world's most powerful detachable PC workstation' ...


Step aside Microsoft, because HP just released a monstrous 'detachable PC workstation' that can compete with powerful laptops like the Surface Book 2 ... but in a form factor that looks more like a Surface Pro. Meet the HP ZBook x2: the so-called "world's most powerful and first detachable PC workstation."

In HP's own words, this computer "was designed to solve the performance and mobility needs of artists, designers and digital imaging professionals who need to push Adobe Creative Cloud and other professional applications to the limit." So what makes this computer more capable than HPs other two-in-one solutions: the HP Spectre x2 and HP Elite x2. In a word: performance.

While previous two-in-one iterations with these kinds of specs put most of the components—the main CPU, GPU, etc—into the base unit, the HP ZBook x2 flips the script. The Bluetooth keyboard is basically just that: a Bluetooth keyboard; even when the tablet is detached completely it maintains the full performance of its CPU and GPUs. Think of it like a Surface Pro dressed up to star in the next Iron Man movie.

Check it out, from here.