As businesses around the world begin the shift to hybrid working, HP has unveiled a number of new Chromebooks and thin clients designed to empower mission-critical workers and the IT teams that support them.
Although Chrome OS has evolved significantly over the past few years, today’s workforce demands more from its devices, which is why HP has stepped up its efforts to create a portfolio of business Chromebooks that are better than never.
The first of the company’s new Chromebooks is the HP Elite c645 G2 Chromebook Enterprise which is powered by an AMD Ryzen 5000 C-Series processor and features a 14-inch diagonal 400 nit FHD panel. HP has also included its Sure View Reflect Privacy Screen to protect sensitive information from prying eyes and an HP Privacy Camera with a sliding webcam cover.
For those who prefer Intel processors, the company’s HP Elite c640 Chromebook Enterprise is powered by a 12th Gen Intel Core processor and the Intel vPro platform. This new business Chromebook also comes with a 5MP camera, optional in-display fingerprint reader, and integrated smart card reader.
To help business users work on all operating systems, select HP Chromebook Enterprise devices now come with a one-year subscription to Parallels Desktop for Chrome OS.
HP Thin Clients
On the Windows and Linux front, HP unveiled a number of new thin clients to support business users as the shift from physical desktops to virtualization accelerates.
The new HP Elite t655 thin client is powered by next-generation AMD Ryzen Embedded R-Series with Radeon Graphics and the device delivers performance, versatility, and security while supporting up to three 4K displays.
HP has also announced the world’s most capable mobile thin client in the form of its new HP Elite mt645 G7 Mobile Think Client which is powered by an AMD Ryzen 5000 series processor. This device can also be equipped with 4G LTE connectivity options , optional Wi-Fi 6 and RJ-45 and even a smart card reader.
Finally, the HP Pro mt440 G4 Mobile Thin Client offers purpose-built mobile virtualization with a security-focused operating system and hybrid management.
Whether your organization uses Chrome OS, Windows, or Linux, HP has a Chromebook or thin client to support your hybrid workers.