HP Envy x360 15-ey0001nf, 15″ OLED Touchscreen Laptop Tablet AMD 2-in-1 Versatile lightweight fast and thin 1TB SSD – LaptopSpirit

Our opinion on the HP Envy x360 15-ey0001nf

Versatile 2-in-1 laptop that can be converted into a tabletHP Envy x360 15-ey0001nf 15-inch Full HD OLED touchscreen that can be opened 360° with much more faithful colors DCI-P3 benefits from its responsiveness being enhanced by its fast 1 TB SSD storage AMD Ryzen 7 Octo Core Barcelo processor with Radeon Vega -graphics solution capable of running light games, this aluminum hybrid laptop running Windows 11 benefits from a backlit keyboard, an infrared webcam with webcam trigger or even a Wi-Fi ax and USB-C connection.

Best known price: €1099

Features of HP Envy x360 15-ey0001nf

screen(s) 15.6” Full HD OLED 100% DCI-P3 400cd/m² HDR500 low blue light 360° multi-touch screen (1920×1080, glossy)
Processor AMD Ryzen 7 5825U Barcelo (2.0 GHz, 8 cores, TDP 15W)
Installed RAM (max) 16 GB (2 x 8 GB) DDR4 3200 MHz (16 GB), 2 slots (occupied)
Graphics card AMD Radeon Vega 8 integrated into the processor
Storage 1TB M.2 SSD (NVMe PCIe)
plug 2 USB 3.2 (Gen2, including 1 sleep and charge) + 2 USB 3.2 Type-C (Gen2), HDMI 2.1, SD/SDHC/SDXC
Network Wi-Fi 6 axis (2×2, MediaTek Wi-Fi 6E MT7922), Bluetooth 5.2
Backlit keyboard Yes
Numeric keypad Yes
Windows Hello Yes via infrared webcam
Sound system 3 Bang&Olufsen speakers, Audio Boost 2.0
Operating system Windows 11 64 bit
Advertised autonomy / battery 7 hours / Li-Ion 3 cells 51Wh (210gr)
Weight/dimensions (mm) 1.66 kg / 359 x 229 x 18.6

HP Envy x360 15-ey0001nf against the competition

HP Envy x360 15-ey0001nf is currently showing as for sale by HP France and offers an interesting configuration/price ratio for its category, where it is one of the only ones to benefit from an SSD with such a large capacity and such a new processor.

Chassis, connector, screen of HP Envy x360 15-ey0001nf

It has an elegant, discreet and nevertheless original design with its midnight black aluminum frame with an anodized and sandblasted finish that can be opened 360° to become a tablet.

The multi-touch tactile technology equips the screen. Therefore, by simply placing at least one finger on it, and this by pressure/gesture, you can interact with the system and the software.
As it is tactile, the screen is glossy, which accentuates the colors, but causes sensitivity to reflections in a bright environment (eg outside).

The screen will appeal to creators and more generally those who want to benefit from much more faithful colors than average with very deep blacks, very low latency or even significant vertical and horizontal viewing angles, because it uses DCI-P3 OLED specifications. . With its 16:9 format and Full HD definition, the screen is also very suitable for displaying High Definition videos and content.

Using the infrared webcam, you can authenticate yourself by facial recognition via Windows Hello technology.
Good point: a shutter is present to protect privacy.

The chiclet keyboard is adorned with a practical backlight solution so that the keys can be better distinguished in a dimly lit environment.
On the other hand, it ignores a numeric keypad, while this functionality is standard from 15 inches to facilitate the entry of numbers.

HP Envy x360 15-ey0001nf

On the connectivity side, this versatile laptop, which can be recharged by 50% in 45 minutes, is well equipped with its 2 USB-C, its practical HDMI video output to easily connect it to a monitor or a TV, e.g. its modules without – wire Bluetooth 5.2 and Wi-Fi ax (newer and more efficient than Wi-Fi ac) to communicate and connect externally, its audio port or its 2 USB 3.0 (USB 2.0 compatible) guarantee transfers up to 10 times faster than USB 2.0 if you connect USB peripherals 3.0.

Performance, autonomy for HP Envy x360 15-ey0001nf

The HP Envy x360 15-ey0001nf is aimed at those looking for a thin and light 15-inch High Definition laptop that can be converted into a tablet for general nomadic multimedia-oriented use.

It benefits from SSD storage with a large capacity of 1 TB, similar to what the vast majority of hard drives in this area offer.

This is all the more significant as an SSD is silent, while being more energy efficient than a hard drive, more resistant to shocks and much faster.

In practice, the SSD clearly improves responsiveness and fluidity in use compared to a simple hard drive. Thanks to the SSD, in particular, we achieve start/stop, processing and launching software much faster than with a hard drive, and we get on the cards faster in online games.

HP Envy x360 15-ey0001nf

Best known price: €1099

Despite the absence of a dedicated onboard graphics card, viewing photos and videos as well as playing light titles is possible with this versatile 2-in-1 laptop.
And this thanks to the Radeon Vega 8 graphics module integrated into the processor.

This is an AMD Low Power APU (Accelerated Processing Unit) Ryzen 7 5700U Octo Core Barcelo. Coupled with 16GB of RAM, it delivers a good overall performance that is able to suit a variety of users.

Those who do modest multimedia work utilizing multicore and RAM will be able to be satisfied with this core, for example in photo editing or video encoding.
However, it is better to choose a PC with a non-low-power processor and/or a suitable dedicated graphics card if you plan to frequently perform processing that requires processor and/or graphics resources.

Finally, on the autonomy side, expect around 7 hours of battery life in light use for this versatile hybrid laptop, whose finesse and contained weight facilitate transport.

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