[GRLUG] cool laptop

John-Thomas Richards jtr at jrichards.org
Sun Mar 1 21:20:11 EST 2015

On Sun, Mar 01, 2015 at 08:00:25PM -0600, L. V. Lammert wrote:
> On Sun, 1 Mar 2015, Topher wrote:
> > What are the chances everything in this will work in Linux?
> >
> > http://www.theverge.com/2015/3/1/8124345/hp-spectre-x360-laptop-windows-convertible
> >
> Looks like a toy to me, ..
> I can highly recommend the HP Envy - Intel or AMD, .. full HD screen, ..
> thin and light (no optical drive - who needs it), .. lighted keyboard, ..
> Got a quad core A-10 last year, love it! Only ONE very minor gripe - the
> right-click on the touchad is really touchy.

I'm not sure what is toy-like about it. It comes with either a Core i5
or i7, 4 or 8GB RAM, and an SSD. Performance should be very nice. My
biggest concern would be the touch screen and whether it will work with
What you do speaks so loud that I cannot hear what you say.
Ralph Waldo Emerson, writer and philosopher (1803-1882)

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