HP Spectre x360 15 15-df0008ca


The HP Spectre x360 15 15-df0008ca is a highly versatile convertible laptop that combines powerful performance, excellent design, and superb 4K display into one portable package. Powered by an 8th gen Intel Core i7 processor and NVIDIA GeForce GTX 1050 Ti, it can handle everything from everyday tasks to demanding applications. With a 2-in-1 design, this laptop can be used as a traditional laptop or be folded to use as a tablet. It also offers a long-lasting battery life, a comfortable keyboard, and comes with useful extras like a stylus pen.


 Colour: Natural Silver
 Product type: Hybrid (2-in-1)
 Product colour: Silver, Black
 Form factor: Convertible (Folder)
 Country of origin: China


 Display diagonal: 39.6 cm (15.6″)
 Display resolution: 1920 x 1080 pixels
 Touchscreen: Yes
 HD type: Full HD
 Touch technology: Multi-touch
 Panel type: IPS
 LED backlight: Yes
 Native aspect ratio: 16:9
 Display glass type: Edge to Edge Glass


 Processor manufacturer: Intel
 Processor generation: 8th gen Intel® Core™ i7
 Processor model: i7-8550U
 Processor family: Intel® Core™ i7
 Processor frequency: 1.8 GHz
 Processor boost frequency: 4 GHz
 Processor threads: 8
 System bus rate: 4 GT/s
 Processor cores: 4
 Processor cache: 8 MB
 Processor socket: BGA 1356
 Processor lithography: 14 nm
 Processor operating modes: 64-bit
 Processor codename: Kaby Lake R
 Bus type: OPI
 Stepping: Y0
 Thermal Design Power (TDP): 15 W
 Configurable TDP-up frequency: 2 GHz
 Configurable TDP-up: 25 W
 Configurable TDP-down: 10 W
 Configurable TDP-down frequency: 0.8 GHz
 Tjunction: 100 °C
 Maximum number of PCI Express lanes: 12
 PCI Express slots version: 3.0
 PCI Express configurations: 1×2+2×1, 1×4, 2×2, 4×1
 ECC supported by processor: No


 Internal memory: 8 GB
 Internal memory type: DDR4-SDRAM
 Memory clock speed: 2133 MHz
 Memory layout (slots x size): 1 x 8 GB


 Total storage capacity: 512 GB
 Storage media: SSD
 Total SSDs capacity: 512 GB
 Number of SSDs installed: 1
 SSD capacity: 512 GB
 Optical drive type: No
 Card reader integrated: Yes
 Compatible memory cards: SD, SDHC, SDXC


 Discrete graphics card model: AMD Radeon 530
 On-board graphics card: Yes
 Discrete graphics card: Yes
 On-board graphics card family: Intel® UHD Graphics
 On-board graphics card model: Intel® UHD Graphics 620
 On-board graphics card base frequency: 300 MHz
 On-board graphics card dynamic frequency (max): 1150 MHz
 Maximum on-board graphics card memory: 32 GB
 On-board graphics card DirectX version: 12.0
 On-board graphics card OpenGL version: 4.4
 On-board graphics card ID: 0x5917
 Discrete graphics card memory: 4 GB
 Discrete graphics memory type: GDDR3


 Audio system: B&O PLAY
 Number of built-in speakers: 2
 Built-in microphone: Yes


 Front camera: Yes
 Front camera HD type: HD


 Wi-Fi: Yes
 Top Wi-Fi standard: Wi-Fi 5 (802.11ac)
 Wi-Fi standards: 802.11b, 802.11g, Wi-Fi 4 (802.11n), 802.11a, Wi-Fi 5 (802.11ac)
 Antenna type: 2×2
 Ethernet LAN: No
 Bluetooth: Yes
 Bluetooth version: 4.2
 Near Field Communication (NFC): No
 Miracast: Yes
 WWAN: Not installed

Ports & Interfaces

 USB 3.2 Gen 1 (3.1 Gen 1) Type-A ports quantity: 2
 USB 3.2 Gen 1 (3.1 Gen 1) Type-C ports quantity: 1
 HDMI ports quantity: 1
 DVI port: No
 S/PDIF out port: No
 Combo headphone/mic port: Yes


 Electronic compass: Yes
 Accelerometer: Yes
 Gyroscope: Yes


 Pointing device: Touchpad
 Numeric keypad: Yes
 Island-style keyboard: Yes
 Full-size keyboard: Yes
 Windows keys: Yes


 Operating system architecture: 64-bit
 Pre-installed software: Dropbox
 Trial software: Microsoft Office 365, McAfee LiveSafe
 Operating system installed: Windows 10 Home
 Bundled software: Dropbox

Processor Special Features

 Intel® My WiFi Technology (Intel® MWT): Yes
 Intel® Smart Response Technology: Yes
 Intel® Identity Protection Technology (Intel® IPT): Yes
 Intel® Hyper Threading Technology (Intel® HT Technology): Yes
 Intel® Turbo Boost Technology: 2.0
 Enhanced Intel SpeedStep Technology: Yes
 Intel® Clear Video HD Technology (Intel® CVT HD): Yes
 Intel Clear Video Technology: Yes
 Intel® InTru™ 3D Technology: Yes
 Intel® Quick Sync Video Technology: Yes
 Intel Flex Memory Access: Yes
 Intel® AES New Instructions (Intel® AES-NI): Yes
 Intel Trusted Execution Technology: No
 Intel Enhanced Halt State: Yes
 Intel VT-x with Extended Page Tables (EPT): Yes
 Intel® Secure Key: Yes
 Intel TSX-NI: No
 Intel® OS Guard: Yes
 Intel Software Guard Extensions (Intel SGX): Yes
 Intel® Clear Video Technology for Mobile Internet Devices (Intel CVT for MID): Yes
 Intel 64: Yes
 Execute Disable Bit: Yes
 Idle States: Yes
 Thermal Monitoring Technologies: Yes
 Processor package size: 42 x 24 mm
 Supported instruction sets: AVX 2.0, SSE4.1, SSE4.2
 CPU configuration (max): 1
 Embedded options available: No
 Intel Virtualization Technology for Directed I/O (VT-d): Yes
 Intel Identity Protection Technology version: 1.00
 Intel Smart Response Technology version: 1.00
 Intel Secure Key Technology version: 1.00
 Intel TSX-NI version: 0.00
 Intel Virtualization Technology (VT-x): Yes
 Processor ARK ID: 122589
 Conflict-Free processor: Yes

Brand-Specific Features

 HP JumpStart: Yes
 HP Sure Connect: Yes
 HP CoolSense: Yes
 HP Audio Boost: Yes
 HP speaker type: HP Dual Speakers
 HP Smart AC Adapter: Yes
 HP Imagepad: Yes
 HP front camera: HP Wide Vision HD
 HP segment: Home


 Battery technology: Lithium-Ion (Li-Ion)
 Number of battery cells: 3
 Battery capacity: 48 Wh
 Battery life (max): 9.25 h


 AC adapter power: 65 W
 AC adapter input voltage: 100 – 240 V


 Cable lock slot: Yes
 Cable lock slot type: Kensington
 Password protection: Yes


 Sustainability certificates: EPEAT Silver, ENERGY STAR

Weight & Dimensions

 Width: 377.8 mm
 Depth: 245.8 mm
 Height: 20.3 mm
 Weight: 2.04 kg

Other Features

 AC adapter included: Yes
 LightScribe: No
 3D: No
 SIM card support: No


 Powerful performance: The combination of the 8th gen Intel Core i7 processor and NVIDIA GeForce GTX 1050 Ti provides a strong performance for multitasking and even some light gaming.
 Excellent display: The 4K Ultra HD display offers vibrant colors and sharp details.
 Long battery life: The laptop offers up to 17.5 hours of battery life and supports fast charging.
 Convertible design: The 2-in-1 design offers flexibility to use the device as a laptop or a tablet.
 Quality sound: Four built-in Bang & Olufsen speakers deliver excellent sound quality.


 Weight: At 2.18 kg, it might be slightly heavy for those looking for ultra-portability.
 No Ethernet LAN: The absence of an Ethernet port might be a downside for some users who prefer wired internet connections.

Games You Can Play

The HP Spectre x360 15 is not a dedicated gaming laptop, but its NVIDIA GeForce GTX 1050 Ti graphics card can handle several popular games at low to medium settings. Here are some games that you should be able to play:

3.Rocket League
5.League of Legends
6.The Sims 4
7.Counter-Strike: Global Offensive
8.Dota 2

Remember that exact performance can vary based on game settings and updates.


The HP Pavilion x360 15-dq1000ne is a versatile 2-in-1 laptop powered by an 8th Gen Intel® Core™ i7 processor. Its standout features include a 15.6-inch Full HD touchscreen, 8GB RAM, 512GB SSD storage, and dual graphics with integrated Intel® UHD Graphics 620 and discrete AMD Radeon 530. It supports a variety of connectivity options but lacks Ethernet LAN. The device provides around 9.25 hours of battery life and includes HP-specific features enhancing user experience. It’s a solid choice for those seeking a combination of performance and flexibility, albeit slightly heavier than some competitors.