HP is one of the few brands that focus on individuals like no one else. Just recently, they have announced the new Z series which includes ZBook mobile workstations. There is the new Zbook Studio G9 and then there is the new ZBook Fury G9. Apart from that, there are two new displays called the Z displays and there is a new Thunderbolt G4 Dock as well. All of these new devices and tools are aimed at data scientists so that they can increase their productivity.
These devices provide more performance, power, and collaboration options to the users so that they can work seamlessly.
For people who work in creative or technical professions, no amount of hardware resources is ever enough.
Still, the new ZBook Fury G9 and ZBook Studio G9 can really come in handy when it comes to handling heavy tasks for data scientists.
The new ZBook Fury comes with a powerful desktop-class 55 Watt Intel CPU coupled with either NVIDIA RTX A5500 Laptop GPU or AMD Radeon Pro GPUs. With such powerful specifications, it can seamlessly handle all the ML tasks and even edit 8K videos and 3D rendering.
Then there is the new ZBook Studio G9 which comes with the new and advanced Intel Core i9 vPro CPU. Combined with NVIDIA RTX A5500 or GeForce RTX 3080 Ti GPU. They come equipped with NVIDIA Studio software.
Both ZBook Fury G9 and ZBook Studio G9 are just powerful laptops that can easily handle the workload of people with heavy performance requirements.
Next, we have the HP Z24m and HP Z24q displays. They both come with a 90Hz refresh rate and sRGB and P3 colors. On top of that, you also get VESA compliance and HDR.
The new HP Z24m display comes with built-in conferencing support and for the ease of collaboration, it already has a tiltable 5-megapixel webcam, dual noise-canceling microphones, and dual speakers. These are stunning borderless displays great for conferencing.
The final device in the series is the HP Thunderbolt G4 Dock. This dock can smoothly connect your entire Z devices with better security. The dock also helps in cable management as it can effectively connect the systems without making any mess.
There is also a new software announcement as HP has introduced Z by HP Data Science Stack Manager. As per HP, this is the first-ever software that has a Graphical User Interface for customizing and handling data science. It is compatible with both Windows and Ubuntu and will help in managing data science environments easily.
HP already started its efforts to combine its software with Teradici which is an Emmy-winning remoting software in December 2021 when it launched the HP Teradici subscription. Now it has finally released the first public beta of HP Anyware which is software that can help people to be more productive.
Overall, these new announcements from HP are quite exciting and the new laptops are powerful. However, there are not a lot of details available about these laptops. Just having a powerful CPU and GPU is not enough, these days, laptops need to be all-round. Otherwise, there are other competitors that will take away the crown from HP and the pricing of these laptops will also be a key factor.
|HP ZBook Studio||June(Expected)||HP.com|
|HP ZBook Fury||June(Expected)||HP.com|
|HP Z24m G3 QHD Conferencing display||July(Expected)||HP.com|
|HP Z24q G3 QHD Display||May(Expected) Price: USD 374|
|HP Thunderbolt G4 Dock 120W and 280W||May(Expected) Price: USD329 and 439|
HP Anyware’s first beta release is now up for testing and the general version should be out by this summer
Users will be able to download the Z by HP Data Science Stack Manager from HP’s official website starting May 12th, 2022.