Towards the end of last year, a phablet sized device running Windows 10 OS with the codename – HP Falcon was spotted on GFXBench benchmark listing along with the specs. With the Mobile World Congress 2016 already upon us, HP is tipped to officially announce this device as the HP Elite X3.
According to Hungarian based tech website, Tech2, the HP Elite X3 Specs starts of with an aluminium metal frame, polycarbonate body material and a 5.96-inch (2560 x 1440 pixels) QHD display. It relies on the Qualcomm Snapdragon 820 processor with Adreno 530 GPU and 4GB of RAM.
The 7.8 mm thin Elite X3 has 32GB built-in storage space, microSD card slot for storage expansion up to 200GB, front facing 8-megapixel camera, rear facing 16-megapixel AF camera with LED flash, Docking connector, Qi Wireless Charging and USB 3.0 Type-C Port.
Like both the Lumia 950 XL and Lumia 950, the HP Elite X3 is equipped with Continuum support and an Iris Scanner for Windows Hello Biometric authentication. It also has a fingerprint scanner, is Dustproof and Waterproof (IP67 certified) and is MIL-STD810 complaint.
If the HP Elite X3 eventually goes official, it will be the US company’s first ever Windows 10 smartphone and the first flagship Windows 10 smartphone from a company other than Microsoft. More on this as the story develops.
Via: Tech2 (translated)