HP Elite x2 1012 G2 - Review


Optimized for collaboration and designed to accelerate today's business, the HP Elite x2 PC adapts to the needs of the user, providing reliable connectivity anywhere in the world and exceptional PC performance.

Available Windows 10 and other operating systems

  • Work according to your desires.

Providing an organic combination of PC power and unlimited autonomy, the HP Elite x2 PC brings together increased notebook performance and tablet mobility, allowing you to choose your style of work.

  • Unites the best from different form factors

Optimized for Skype for Business® PC, the HP Elite x2 1012 G2 allows you to keep in touch wherever you are. High-end sound system and keyboard HP Elite x2 Collaboration Keyboard provide wide connectivity; This product is designed to work together.

  • Elite designing

The HP Elite x2 1012 G2 PC integrates extensive security and manageability in an elegant package with the HP Sure Start Gen34 BIOS and the HP Manageability Integration Kit 5.

  • Everything you need for effective work

The HP Elite x2 1012 G2 PC delivers enhanced performance with the Intel® Core ™ 7th generation processor5 and a large capacity battery6, allowing you to work, browse the web and communicate with colleagues.

  • You should not interfere with anything

Productive work all day long with a powerful lightweight HP Elite x2 laptop in an elegant thin case running Windows 10 Pro1.

  • It admires users, helps specialists in the field of information technology.

Beauty, convenience of service7, as well as reliability, security and support of the corporate class.

  • Protection with automatic recovery functions

The initial state of the HP BIOS at each boot. The HP Sure Start Gen34 technology monitors the BIOS status in memory, independently restores the platform configuration and individual BIOS settings, and also supports centralized management across the company.

  • Wreath of creativity and interaction

The optional HP Active Pen digital stylus with the application launch feature8 and handwriting support will reveal your true creativity. Share your creativity by pressing just one button using the HP Elite x2 Collaboration keyboard.

  • Quick charge capability

Charge the battery up to 50% in 30 minutes9 thanks to the HP quick charge function.

  • Unleash the potential of the audio system

HP Audio Boost technology provides a balance between loudness and clarity of sound and increases the bass level to improve the sound quality of speech.


Operating system

Windows 10 Pro (64-bit) - HP recommends Windows 10 Pro. 1

Windows 10 Pro (National Academic License) 1,2

Windows 10 Home 64 1


Processor family

Intel® Core ™ i7 7th Generation Processor

Intel® Core ™ i5 7th generation processor

Intel® Core ™ i3 processor of the 7th generation


Intel® Core ™ i7-7600U processor with built-in Intel HD Graphics 620 graphics card (2.8 GHz with the ability to increase to 3.9 GHz with Intel Turbo Boost technology, 4 MB cache, 2 cores)

Intel® Core ™ i5-7300U processor with built-in Intel HD Graphics 620 graphics card (2.6 GHz with up to 3.5 GHz capability with Intel Turbo Boost technology, 3 MB of cache, 2 cores)

Intel® Core ™ i5-7200U processor with built-in Intel HD Graphics 620 graphics card (2.5 GHz with the ability to increase up to 3.1 GHz with Intel Turbo Boost technology, 3 MB cache, 2 cores)

Intel® Core ™ i3-7100U processor with integrated Intel® HD Graphics 620 (2.4GHz, 3MB of cache, 2 cores)

Processor technology

Intel® vPro ™ Technology (some models)


The chipset is integrated with the processor

Ecological compatibility

Low content of halogen

Dimensions (W x D x H)

30 x 21.97 x 0.91 cm (tablet); 30 x 21.97 x 1.46 cm (tablet with keyboard)

The weight

Starting weight 0.8 kg (tablet); initial weight from 1.15 kg (tablet with keyboard HP Travel); initial weight from 1.33 kg (tablet with keyboard HP Advanced)

(Weight depends on configuration and components)

Maximum amount of memory

Memory LPDDR3-1866 SDRAM, 16 GB

(The memory is soldered to the motherboard. Support for dual-channel memory.)

Internal disk

128 GB Solid State Drive SATA M.2 6

256 GB solid state drive M.2 SATA TLC with self-encryption function 6

256 GB to 1 TB Solid State Drive M.2 PCIe NVMe TLC


Ultra-thin touch screen WQXGA + (2736 × 1824) with a diagonal of 31.24 cm (12.3 ") with the technology of increasing the contrast of Direct Bonding, Corning® Gorilla® Glass 4 glass and LED lighting

Energy Efficiency

Compliance with ENERGY STAR® and EPEAT® Gold standards

Power Supply

45 W AC Adapter, USB Type-C ™ Connector

65 Watt AC Adapter, USB Type-C ™ Connector


Accelerometer, magnetometer, gyroscope (combined chip) (tablet)

light sensor

proximity sensor (SAR for wireless WAN) (tablet)

Hall Sensor

two accelerometers (the keyboard Travel and Advanced)