HP’s Home windows Cellphone class was quietly discontinued following the launch of the HP Elite x3. In 2017, HP cancelled its plans to construct new Home windows Cellphone as a consequence of Microsoft’s disinterest in its personal cellular platform.
HP was really engaged on a successor to the Elite x3 and a prototype with noticeable design modifications was first noticed on the MWC 2017 commerce present. Virtually two years later, extra photos of the consumer-focused cancelled flagship cellphone have leaked on-line.
These new photos give us a greater take a look at the again and in addition to the entrance panel of the handset. In line with earlier experiences, this smartphone might have been launched because the ‘Elite Professional x3’. In contrast to the HP Elite x3, the Elite Professional x3 was purported to be a consumer-centric handset.
As an illustration, HP made the smartphone’s bezels a tad thinner to deliver it consistent with the pattern. The cancelled cellphone doesn’t have the shiny front-blasting audio system on the backside of the front-panel such as you’d discover within the HP Elite x3. The front-facing shiny Bang & Olufsen audio system have been relocated to the again, so the audio system are usually not lined when positioned on the Desk Dock.
The entrance digicam lens has been barely repositioned and it’s now on the left aspect of the cellphone.
The opposite options embrace 4GB of RAM, no less than 32GB of built-in storage, Qualcomm Snapdragon 820 MSM8996 and an unknown IPS show with similar the 1080×1920 decision.
HP was additionally planning a visible refresh for Lap Dock that might have turned it right into a extra conventional laptop computer. The opposite options together with display dimension and USB ports remained unchanged.