Yesterday morning, DailyTech
brought you word of HP's
mammoth Pavilion HDX 20.1" notebook. Details were light on the new
offering from HP, but leaked images shows the notebook from numerous angles.
Today, we have official confirmation
of the Pavilion HDX which also goes by the name "The Dragon." The notebook
packs in a WSXGA+ screen resolution on its 20.1" BrightView display. That
display is powered by an ATI Mobility Radeon HD 2600 XT graphics processor with
256MB of dedicated video memory. An Intel Core 2 Duo T7700 processor provides
the heart of the system along with 4GB of DDR2 memory. On the storage side of
things, 400GB of storage is provided via two 4200RPM 200GB SATA HDDs. The
optical drive used in the Pavilion HDX is an HD DVD unit with DL DVD+-RW
On the multimedia side of things, an HP HDTV Hybrid TV tuner
is included along with HP's Mobile Remote. As mentioned on Monday, the Pavilion
HDX features four Altec Lansing speakers and an HP Triple Bass Reflex
Other features include the Intel
Wireless Wi-Fi Link 4965AGN Draft-N network adapter, 5-in-1 media reader, four
USB 2.0 ports, one HDMI port, one eSATA port and a FireWire port.
The 15.5 pound notebook measures 18.7" x 13.4" x
2.3 inches and will ship with Windows Vista Ultimate 64-bit. There is no word
on pricing or availability, but expect to pay an arm and a leg for it.