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HP unveil HP TouchSmart 310, HP TouchSmart tm2 and Omni100 Desktop PC

Posted by on Sep 21, 2010 | Leave a Comment

HP has unveiled three new all-in-one PCs today, including the HP TouchSmart 310, HP TouchSmart tm2 convertible notebook and the HP Omni100 desktop. With the latest evolution of touch experience, HP has announced the redesigned HP TouchSmart310 desktop PC that features a sleek, appealing new form and the most advanced version of HP‘s exclusive TouchSmart software to date.

HP TouchSmart 310

Also, the HP has launched the new HP TouchSmart Apps Center, with free accessibility and subscription-based applications from Marvel Comics, Cartoon Network, touch-enabled games, and more. All three PCs are more personal, intuitive and fun computing experience for consumers. The HP TouchSmart 310 features a 20-inch HD multitouch display, Windows 7 Home Premium 64-bit, all-in-one running AMD’s 2.8GHz Athlon II 240e dual-core CPU with 4GB of RAM and a 1TB HDD, up to 2 TB of storage, built-in wireless LAN, a TV tuner, DVD burner and multi-touch capable display.

HP unveil HP TouchSmart 310, HP TouchSmart tm2 and Omni100 Desktop PC

The new HP Omni100 is powered by a 1.8GHz Athlon II and has a 20-inch (non-touchscreen) display, 3GB of RAM, 500GB HDD, ATI Radeon HD 4270 graphics, 1TB of storage, WiFi b/g/n, two built-in speakers and a webcam. The Omni 100 runs Windows 7 Home Premium 64-bit and also uses the latest version of HP MediaSmart software for managing photos, videos and music. It does not feature HP’s TouchSmart software.

The HP TouchSmart tm2 also runs Windows 7 Home Premium 64-bit, along with a twisting 12.1-inch 1280 x 800 multitouch screen (with stylus input too). The tm2 gets a Core i3-380UM 1.33GHz processor, 4GB of RAM and Intel HD graphics, AMD Mobility Radeon HD 5450 switchable graphics, built-in WiFi b/g/n, and gigabit Ethernet. Also, it features a 5-in-1 memory card slot, 500GB HDD, HDMI/VGA outputs and updated TouchSmart Mobile 2.0 software. 6.5 hours of battery life is expected from its 6-cell battery.

HP unveil HP TouchSmart 310, HP TouchSmart tm2 and Omni100 Desktop PC

Pricing and availability:

The HP TouchSmart310 desktop PC is available from 20 September 2010 at www.hpdirect.com, with the new HP TouchSmart 4.0 software and at a price range starting from USD$1,099.
The HP TouchSmart tm2 notebook PC 99 is available from 27 October 2010 with the new TouchSmart Mobile 2.0 and at a price range starting from USD$949.
The HP Omni100 desktop PC starts at USD$499 and is available from 22 September 2010.

All these three PCs are available at select retailers nationwide on 24 October 2010.

Create, communicate and personalize with just one touch:

Enabling new ways to interact and connect with a PC, the latest version of HP‘s exclusive TouchSmart software transforms the desktop with new enhancements that include:

New visuals: Multi-layered backgrounds, providing a higher degree of personalization and transforming the user‘s desktop with more space and perspective.
New means of access:

  • Magic Canvas lets free-form desktop personalization, allowing multiple user to post lists, photos, playlists and videos, among others.
  • Magic Menu, behind the Magic Canvas, takes only one tap to help consumers manage, applications, web pages, music and videos.
  • The new Carousel gives easy access and a quick launch of HP TouchSmart applications, web pages and RSS feeds.

Moreover, HP announced the HP TouchSmart Apps Center which provides seamless one-touch access to downloadable applications from partners like Marvel Comics and the Cartoon Network. Applications include the following:

  • Marvel Comics
  • Cartoon Network
  • A variety of Touch-enabled games
  • BeatsTM Audio

HP TouchSmart 310 PC video from Youtube:

HP TouchSmart 310 and Omni100 all-in-one PCs video from Youtube:


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