By Doug Olenick On Feb 21 2011 - 6:01am
PALO ALTO, CALIF. —
has revamped its Pavilion notebook and
Touchsmart all-in-one line
The new models are the dv7 and dv6 and
the company added the new G series, a value
HP updated its TouchSmart PC line, incorporating
a new reclining feature for the
The dv6 and dv7 share the same basic
feature set with the former model featuring
a 15.6-inch display and the latter a 17.3-inch
screen. Each has USB 3.0, an optional Bluray
player and come in a dark umber finish.
The dv6 will carry a $749 suggested retail,
while the dv7 is set for $999. A ship date
has not been announced.
The new G series contains the 14-inch g4,
15-inch g5 and 17-inch g7. No ship date has
been announced, but they will carry respective
prices of $499, $449 and $599.
No other specifications were available at
The HP TouchSmart 610 has an LED
backlit 23-inch HD display that reclines up
to 60 degrees, making it easier for the owner
to access the touchscreen, the company
The models shipped on Feb. 9 with an
$899 starting price.
Other features include 1.3-megapixel webcam,
16GB of memory and a 160GB solidstate
drive for storage.
As with the previous version, the
TouchSmart 610 incorporates the Beats Audio
technology co-developed with Dr. Dre,
and the computer is bundled with the Ubisoft
game R.U.S.E., a $49 value.