HP Spectre Pro X 360 G2 in the Test

Ultra book HP spectre Pro X 360 G2 positioned itself with sophisticated look in the premium class. The test shows whether it is worth the price.

HP Spectre Pro X 360 G2
The Spectre Pro X 360 G2 has HP is one of the most beautiful convertible Ultra books ever in the program. But it can look more than just good? We have tested it. The HP spectre Pro X 360 G2 is one due to its 360-degree folding IPS display the convertible Ultra books. You can use it as Ultra book or as a pin-compatible XXL tablet. As the 13.3-inch display offers the very high resolution of 2,560 x 1,440 pixels (221 ppi), images look very sharp and are represented in crisp colors.
The 15 mm thin case cuts HP from a piece of aluminum, making it extremely high-quality and stable feel. If the ambient brightness is too low, automatically white LEDs illuminate the spill-resistant keyboard. On her, it can be very well written, and the (14 x 6.7 cm wide) glass touch pad is probably the largest of its kind. In our 2,100 euro expensive test configuration, 520, 8 GB DDRL RAM and a 256 GB PCIe SSD plug an Intel Core i7-6600U (2.6 GHz, turbo boost up to 3.4 GHz) with integrated HD.
3 x USB 3.0, an SD card reader, as well as one mini Display Port and HDMI port available are available as interfaces. Wireless, Wi-Fi-ac, Blue tooth are built-in 4.0 and Mira cast support.
The Ultra book with flying colors given our performance tests. The reading rate of the San Disk SSD is very good, at a Ultra book price we would have expected a three times as fast PCIe SSD. In the thin body, a 56 WH battery supplies energy. The test device achieved a good run time of 4:11 hours with him.

Benchmark Values

  • 3DMark Cloud Gate: 5.701 points
  • PC Mark 8: 2.519 points
  • Cine bench R11. 5 (CPU): 3.48 points
  • HD-tune 4.61 (average read rate): 486,5 M Byte / s
  • Battery life (PC mark 8): 251 minutes


Who can pay the Ultra book HP spectre Pro X 360 G2, one obtains the currently highest quality and fastest convertible Ultra books. A USB 3.1 and a PCIe SSD would have improved the price power touch.

HP Spectre Pro X 360 G2: Details

  • Processor: Intel Core i7-6600U (max. 3.4 GHz)
  • RAM/graphics: 8 GB / Intel HD 520
  • HDD/SSD:-/ 512 GB
  • Display: 13.3 inches, IPS Panel (2,560 x 1,440 px)
  • Weight: 325 x 218 x 15 mm / 1.45 kg