Hi All I have a Spectre X Spectre tb 1 SSD upgrade x360 for - TU nbsp that runs the nbsp Intel i - U GB ADATA SSD Gb RAM and Win nbsp - It is a great little unit and has become my main work horse for my business nbsp As I am running out of Disk space I wanted to upgrade the SSD to GB but I have noticed that Intel have launched a S Series tb M drive for a little bit more than the cost of the Samsung gb nbsp unit nbsp However I want to know if the upgrade will work before I invest the required The two questions that I can't get an answer to are The intel unit is double sided Its thickness is mm nbsp compared to the mm thickness 1 tb SSD upgrade for Spectre x360 for single sided SSD - WILL IT FIT in the X ssd gap nbsp Will the nbsp BIOS of the x address the tb memory The x has the nbsp F BIOS running on the nbsp D system board nbsp Has anyone else experienced fitting a tb to an X Any recommendations nbsp ThanksFrankhttp://h30434.www3.hp.com/t5/Notebook-Hardware-and-Upgrade-Questions/1-tb-SSD-upgrade-for-Spectre-x360/td-p/5650692
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Hello I was just wondering if its possible to upgrade the ssd of this ultrabook? I looked online for some asnwers but couldn't find one, so I decided to just ask here.
Yeah but it is not easy and will jeopardize the warranty. See pages 32-33 of this Manual, which is the closest thing out there for your Model: Service Manualhttp://h30434.www3.hp.com/t5/Notebook-Hardware-and-Upgrade-Questions/SSD-upgrade-for-spectre-x360/td-p/4949235
Hi, I've got a HP Spectre 360 13-4105dx laptop and I wanted to know if I could upgrade my current ram configuration (8 GB) to a 16 GB configuration. I've read the manual but it isn't clear for me nor the information found in HP Support Assistant (it only states that there are 2 slots each with a 4 GB memory). Thank you in advance.http://h30434.www3.hp.com/t5/Notebook-Hardware-and-Upgrade-Questions/HP-spectre-x360-13-4105dx-ram-Upgrade/td-p/5753353
Is there a second bay to add a second SSD? If not I will simply upgrade to a larger SSD (1TB). What type of SSD will the HP Spectre x360 15-ap052nr support(M.2 2280)? And is there a service manual that for this upgrade process? Thanks, WW
Hi. Double post. Please use: http://h30434.www3.hp.com/t5/Notebook-Hardware-and-Upgrade-Questions/Install-or-upgrade-SSD-in-HP-Sp... I believe HP no longer supplies Maintenance and Service Guide for the Spectre x360 machines (13" & 15" including m6). Because: IMPORTANT! This document is intended for HP authorized service providers only. Regards.http://h30434.www3.hp.com/t5/Notebook-Hardware-and-Upgrade-Questions/Install-or-upgrade-SSD-in-HP-Spectre-x360-15-ap052nr/td-p/5797294
Hello, I am looking to buy new HP Spectre 13-4109na x360 and I would like to know if it would be possible to upgrade ram to 16gb? Product spec (https://store.hp.com/UKStore/Merch/Product.aspx?id=P5P13EA&opt=ABU&sel=NTB#merch-tech-specs) says 8gb onboard so I believe answer is no but is it possible that you guys can upgrade it before you ship? Thanks,Jatin
It will not be anyone at this Forum. The HP Store page says about the Spectre: Up to 8GB RAMMultitask effortlessly and get more work done with up to 8GB of RAM So I am thinking they do not offer a 16 gig option. I sincerely doubt you really need 16 gigs but if you have to have it you will not be able to get it on this computer.http://h30434.www3.hp.com/t5/Notebook-Hardware-and-Upgrade-Questions/Ram-upgrade-question-for-HP-Spectre-13-4109na-x360/td-p/5314684
Is there a second bay to add a second SSD? If not. Can I upgrade to a larger SSD (1TB)? What type of SSD will the HP Spectre x360 15-ap052nr support(M.2 2280)? And is there a service manual that for this upgrade process? Thanks, WW
Hi, Your machine is nearly the same as my loan machine. On my loan machine, it uses a SanDisk SD7SN6S-256G-1006 Which is 256 GB solid-state drive (SSD), M.2, TLC. It does not have second bay (no connection). Your machine may use the same or different brand. You can check in Device Manager then find it out. Regards.http://h30434.www3.hp.com/t5/Notebook-Hardware-and-Upgrade-Questions/Install-or-upgrade-SSD-in-HP-Spectre-x360-15-ap052nr/td-p/5797300
I want to upgrade my new HP spectre x360 - 13-4001ns 128GB SSD. Is it possible to upgrade the SSD drive in this ultrabook? How can I open the case? Thanks in advance
Hi, Please try page #30 of the following manual: http://www.hp.com/ctg/Manual/c04055643.pdf Regards.http://h30434.www3.hp.com/t5/Notebook-Hardware-and-Upgrade-Questions/SSD-drive-upgrade-HP-spectre-x360-13-4001ns/td-p/5008112
Hello! I'm currently tasked with a mass BIOS upgrade to 500+ HP Spectres x360 Convertable and I was hoping to do this using SCCM 2012 as I previously have done for other desktops and notebooks Previously I would have created a cmd file using either hpqFlash.exe or HPBIOSUPDREC.exe, however, I can't get either to work: hpqFlash.exe - The BIOS is downloaded from HP in an exe format which I can get extracted to .bin & .sig files, but this tool requires a .cab file HPBIOSUPDREC.exe - After extracting the BIOS to .bin files, this tool complains that they're not in the correct BIOS 2013 naming convention and I get about 4 of each? So.. Has anybody previously managed this? Do I need to rename the .bin files to the correct naming convention, if so, how would I find this out? Thanks in advance!http://h30434.www3.hp.com/t5/Notebook-Software-and-How-To-Questions/HP-Spectre-x360-BIOS-upgrade-using-SCCM/td-p/5613133
Can I upgrade my battery to a higher one?http://h30434.www3.hp.com/t5/Notebook-Hardware-and-Upgrade-Questions/Hp-x360-Spectre-4102-Energy-Star-Battery-Upgrade/td-p/5660812
What's the difference between the HP Spectre x360 and the HP Envy x360? They both look the same.The only noticeable difference is that HP Spectre x360 has a Radiance Infinity display, while HP Envy x360 has an IPS display. Having the same specs, except for the display, why is the Spectre x360 more expensive than the Envy x360 ? Moreover, I thought that IPS is better than TN, which is my guess that is the technology used for the Radiance Infinity.
Hi, You've got few questions about those products. Well, come to a store and yoy can see the differences. Better still, you can buty 2 machines and compare. For build quality, the HP Spectre x360 is much better than the Envy x360 you can also find Pavilion x360 - we are talking about SPECS and BUILD here about plastics and metals about wood and gold. Regards.http://h30434.www3.hp.com/t5/Notebook-Software-and-How-To-Questions/HP-Spectre-x360-vs-HP-Envy-x360/td-p/5146146
Hello nbsp Last winter nbsp purchased a convertible nbsp lenovo laptop The first one had faulty hinges I had it replaced on the same day I brought it in and the second one had faulty hinges and a faulty touchpad So I decided to ditch the cheaper computers and splurged on a HP spectre x from Best Buy I live kilometres away from large retail stores like this so getting back and forth is quite difficult Staples was very understanding about the Lenovo laptops however Best Buy told me there was nothing nbsp I could do when I described the problems I was having with my brand new HP Several months went x360 Spectre - Given Up HP I've by and I avoided using the computer as much as HP Spectre x360 - I've Given Up possible in order to avoid facing the mistake I made in purchasing it Eventually my old computer became completely obsolete and I had no choice but use this HP nbsp nbsp My problems were not limited in any way They ranged from an extremely annoying touchpad nbsp that sounded loose and made strange noises the fact that the screen was closing on an odd angle and the fact the the screen could barely stay open A slight touch or even shifting the laptop would cause the screen to move I could forgive these flaws if I had abused this computer or if it had received nbsp heavy usage however I barely even turned the thing on I contacted HP support and I must admit that they were polite friendly nbsp and had my return materials sent very quickly nbsp nbsp My first bad sign involving the shipping process was the fact that there were materials missing from the box they sent which I then had to find a way around myself My second issue is that they forced me to use UPS to ship it from a rural area with no local UPS dealer Then when it got back after well over a week my problems continued My touchpad nbsp has improved however it is still frustrating nbsp to use Even though I described my issues with the screen they did not appear to have even looked at it nbsp nbsp I am at the point now where I cannot go without a computer as school starts again in only a couple weeks and I need a computer I am extremely disappointed nbsp in the build quality of this premium product and I fear it may have turned me off from buying HP computers again nbsp nbsp For the same money I could have bought a variety of other computers with reputations of being much more helpful when it comes to these sorts of issues I really wanted to like this computer however I just can't bring myself to do it If a HP service rep reads this post don't waste your time in responding I have no choice but keep and use this product - no matter how much it's manufacturing flaws or the company behind it annoys me nbsp nbsp Kind Regards nbsp nbsp -N nbsphttp://h30434.www3.hp.com/t5/Notebook-Video-Display-and-Touch/HP-Spectre-x360-I-ve-Given-Up/td-p/5736065
Hi, my spectre x360 just out of warranty and will no longer charge the battery! Charger checked and working. When plugged into laptop, symbol appears to show connection but then states not charging. Battery nearly flat now but diagnostics state batter condition ok. Would appreciate any ideas to resolve please but I am not considered computer literate just general working knowledge!
Hi @ Roy1955, Thanks for being a part of the HP community. It is a great place to get your questions answered by experts .I saw your post regarding the problems with the battery. This could be a possible hardware issue with the battery. Kudos to you for performing the battery tests. Brilliant work was done. It may be a possible battery issue. However, I would require more information regarding this to isolate the issue correctly? How did you run diagnostics? Was it from The F2 UEFI diagnostics page or from HP support assistant?In the meantime, Please perform a hard reset first.Steps to do it:Power down the computer and unplug the charger.Hold down the power button and mute button simultaneously for 15 seconds to discharge static electrical charges inside the machine.Then visit this link to troubleshoot battery related issues: http://hp.care/2cqnxWZPlease perform these steps listed in the link mentioned above.Testing and Calibrating the Battery. (Windows 10)Battery Does Not Power Notebook or Hold a Charge.Hope this helps. Please let me know how this goes. To simply say thanks for my efforts, please click the "Thumbs Up" button. Please remember to mark "Accept as Solution" if this helps. Thanks and have a blessed week ahead!http://h30434.www3.hp.com/t5/Notebook-Hardware-and-Upgrade-Questions/Spectre-x360/td-p/5760463
My Spectre X360 is getting hot....I would like someone to address this issue and respond to me directly. Love the machine worried about the heat.http://h30434.www3.hp.com/t5/Notebook-Hardware-and-Upgrade-Questions/HP-Spectre-X360-Getting-hot/td-p/5848989
Hej! I have a question regarding the new 2016 HP Spectre X360 (http://store.hp.com/us/en/pdp/Laptops/hp-spectre-x360---13-w053nr-x7v21ua-aba). Is it possible to order it to Sweden or are there any local retailers I could directly contact? Thank you so much in advance,Marina
Dear Customer, Please go to this website:http://store.hp.com/SwedenStore/Please contact- 08-593 664 18 This link is for UNITED STATES ONLY (http://store.hp.com/us/en/pdp/Laptops/hp-spectre-x360---13-w053nr-x7v21ua-aba). Hope this helps, for any further queries reply to the post and feel free to join us again **Click the White Thumbs Up Button on the right to say Thanks**Make it easier for other people to find solutions by marking a Reply 'Accept as Solution' if it solves your problem. Thank You,GBL84I am not an HP Employeehttp://h30434.www3.hp.com/t5/Business-Notebooks/New-HP-Spectre-X360/td-p/5837267
New owner of HP Spectre x360 - 13-4003dx here. I want to ask if the bottom of the laptop, the area above the fan openings where the FCC info/text lies, is supposed to creak when I press it slightly. I first heard this noise when I took my laptop out of the sleeve and held that area. At first I thought it was just rubbing against the sleeve, but after further examination, that is not the case. If this occurs with other models of the Spectre, it is a bad build quality, I am not sure which component is under there, but I want to know if the creaking noise is normal with only a slight press along the text area. Thanks.
I have the same problem but in the front, in the back of the touchpad... really annoying. looks like the lid doesn't have nothing to lay on and the aluminium is very thin. poor quality for such expensive machine.http://h30434.www3.hp.com/t5/Notebook-Software-and-How-To-Questions/HP-Spectre-x360/td-p/4962570
Hi,Two weeks ago I bought an HP Spectrex360. Two days after buying it while using the keyboard, not the touchscreen, it began to touch the touchscreen by it selft only on a part of the screen followed continuously.This happend alot while i was using the laptop so I went to the place of purchase and I changed it with for one of the same model. But this new one also it has the same fault, any recomendations of what should i do?http://h30434.www3.hp.com/t5/Notebook-Video-Display-and-Touch/Hp-spectre-x360/td-p/5796677
My Spectre X360 is becoming extremely warm in the bottom upper left. It is to warm to have on my lap and I am worried about the computer becoming too hot. The laptop was bought only a month ago and I have yet to use it for any extensive purpose. Is this just a problem with this model or just mine? And is there anyway to fix this or will I have to buy an external fan?http://h30434.www3.hp.com/t5/Notebook-Hardware-and-Upgrade-Questions/Spectre-X360-i7-extremely-hot/td-p/5738550
Hi I bought a new HP spectre x For my job I need to run simulation trought OpenFOAM so it's easyer for me to use Linux nbsp Nearly everything work out of the box except one things sound nbsp I post a bug on launchpad here the link HP linux on x360 spectre Bug Hp spectre x nbsp It as nearly everything you need to debug the phenomena I know that you don't officially suport linux on that computer but it would be fun to be at least linux compatible nbsp Thing I know There was a bug that really look HP spectre x360 on linux like this one on the Dell XPS The bug was in the bios wich was setting the sound card to alternative mode that was not working I think is the same here I need to find a way to tell the bios to load everything like if it is windows Yeah I just ask no special treatement nbsp nbsp Thank you I will give all support you need I really wish to correct this bug nbsp PS HP if you correct this bug you will sell three more of those computer they all want one in the lab nbsp Follow up It's seem that we are now hable to use the lagacy mode from the sound card It's good but not perfect The fix for the i c will come soon the latest kernel code ask about a mysterious drivers file that doesn't exist right now in the linux firmware directories So this case is close because the issue as been addressed Follow the launchpad bug for furter improvement nbsp nbsp SOLUTION MAY NOT BE THE SAME FOR YOUR DISTRIBUTION nbsp From Spano nbsp If you use gummiboot you should have something like that nbsp options acpi osi Windows acpi osi Windows acpi backlight vendor root dev sda rw nbsp The selected solution under this post is for Debian based distribution I will put the solution for other distribution on this post if they are on the forum You don't find it Adjust the solution to fit your distribution and post-it you will make people happy nbsp Solved View Solution
I SOLVED IT! After hours of pain, i can now use the built in soundcard with headphones, as well as the internal speakers. HOW TO: Edit grub config by doing:'sudo vim /etc/default/grub' Edit the line:GRUB_CMDLINE_LINUX_DEFAULT="quiet splash'" To:GRUB_CMDLINE_LINUX_DEFAULT="quiet splash acpi_backlight=vendor acpi_osi='!Windows 2013' acpi_osi='!Windows 2012'" Then run:'sudo update-grub' Reboot TWO times. BOOM! Sound works in headphones. The sound card is now in HDA mode (not I2S). To confirm, run:'aplay -l' and make sure you have the following in the output: 'card 1: PCH [HDA Intel PCH], device 0: ALC3242 Analog [ALC3242 Analog] Subdevices: 0/1 Subdevice #0: subdevice #0'I'm running kernel Linux spectre 3.19.0-21-generic #21-Ubixuntu SMP on Ubuntu x64. BR,Ingmar EDIT: Even the speakers are working, they were just muted in Alsamixer. Hallelulja!EDIT2: Added the 'acpi_backlight=vendor' parameter to the options line, based on @spano 's input. Thanks!EDIT3: Fix as pointed out by venividivici24http://h30434.www3.hp.com/t5/Notebook-Audio/HP-spectre-x360-on-linux/td-p/4980797
Hello everyone,so suddenly and for reason my laptop (HP Spectre X360) stopped workin and it shows no sign of life anymore, the only led works now is the charging led, when I plug in my charger it lits in white that's it!! no other lights or any feedback from the pc!! it's less than 6 months old now and never had any issues with it before! I went to bestbuy and they said it might be the motherboard that needs to be replaced, so idk if anyone of you had the issue before? and if the motherboard has been replaced would I lose all my data? and do they even need to access my data to replace the motherboard??thanks,,,
Hi @Murtadha05,Thanks for becoming a member of the HP Support Forums. I understand you are having an issue with the computer not booting. I will be glad to help you. Please post the full product number of your computer. See the following, if you need help with that information.How Do I Find My Model Number or Product Number? Does the computer make any sounds eg coling fan?Please get back to me with above information, so I can help you better.http://h30434.www3.hp.com/t5/Notebook-Boot-and-Lockup/Hp-Spectre-X360-13-3-does-not-start/td-p/5604015
My spectre x360 is the skylake version and came with an m.2 ssd that supports sata 3. Does anyone know if the laptop would also support an NVMe ssd?
Hi, I think HP has stopped publish Maintenance and Service guide for this series but from my record, it only supports Support for single PCIe / SATA M2 solid-state drive configuration as storage (scope M2 2260/2280 DS solid-state drive) in the following configurations:? 256-GB solid-state drive self-encrypting drive (SED) supporting multi-level cell (MLC)? 180-GB solid-state drive supporting MLC? 128-GB solid-state drive supporting MLC Regards.http://h30434.www3.hp.com/t5/Notebook-Hardware-and-Upgrade-Questions/NVMe-for-my-Spectre-x360/td-p/5765762
Twice today, my laptop set idle and all of a sudden it started to open windows like someone was hacking the computer. I turned off the wi-fi and it showed windows with scripts opening mainly on the left bottom corner of the screen. I bought this laptop 4 days ago and I've not loaded much on it. Has anyone had this problem? When I turn it to tablet mode it stops. I have videos of it if needed.http://h30434.www3.hp.com/t5/Notebook-Software-and-How-To-Questions/Spectre-x360-seems-to-be-acting-on-its-own/td-p/5681497
Not sure exactly where to put this but here goes. Recently registered for a HP Student account to get a student discount on a new laptop. When on the student store home page there's a section for new student deals/offers which lists the HP Spectre 13-4108na x360 (i5-6200U, 8GB RAM, 256GB SSD) as being £799 with £100 off. Problem is when I click to view the offer in the store or to shop for the offer I can't find it anywhere in the presented list of laptops, it just doesn't make sense to me that the product is listed and advertised as being on offer if I can't actually purchase it ...http://h30434.www3.hp.com/t5/Notebook-Software-and-How-To-Questions/HP-Spectre-13-4108na-x360/td-p/5764451
I cannot create a new folder on the desktop. Right click of the mouse pad does nothing. Shift Control N does nothing. This is ridiculous. Any help is appreciated.
Does right click work at all? Try right click on Start button and see if it produces a menu. Some people has experienced problems with their touch pad, try using a mouse and see if right click works.
Hello ,First I want to say that I tried contacting HP sales in 5pm they said that they are working from 8am to 2 am which is already a warning sign ...I am planning on buying HP Spectre x360 ash silver.I love how it looks and also the performance is really good for the money.My concern is that I have read so many complains of cracked screen from itself ( design flaw or uncalculated pressure on the screen or heating up too much , something is causing the screens to crack ...) Hp hasn't made official statement on this issue and so far I understood that the warranty doesn't cover it.I don't want to spend so much money on something that will break from itself and the warranty won't cover it.Is there someway to include this issue in the warranty before buying the laptop?http://h30434.www3.hp.com/t5/Notebook-Hardware-and-Upgrade-Questions/Warranty-on-HP-Spectre-x360/td-p/5634216
I bought an HP Spectre x360 for college and everything was fine at first.... but for the past couple of months, my laptop has been having some real loud fan issues. Just by starting up the device with minimal programs causes it to whir very obnoxiously. I only have Skype, Microsoft Office, and a few other basic programs installed on it... is there any way to fix this?
Hi there @rawrimmakitty?,Welcome to the HP Support Forums! It is a great place to find the help you need, from other users, HP experts and other support personnel. I understand you are having an issue with a noisy fan. I will be glad to help you. Can you try the steps in these documents? Fan is Noisy and Spins Constantly, PC is Warmer than Normal.Reducing Heat Inside the PC to Prevent OverheatingTesting for Hardware Failures (Windows 10, 8) Please keep me informed of how thing went. If you require further assistance let me know and I will gladly do all I can to help. Please let me know if this resolves the issue by marking this post as "Accept as Solution".To simply say thanks, click the Thumbs up below! Thanks.http://h30434.www3.hp.com/t5/Notebook-Hardware-and-Upgrade-Questions/HP-Spectre-x360-Fan-Issues/td-p/5406306
I have had my X360 for about a year but just recently it's really running hot after a short time of use. I have turned it completely off overnite instead of putting it in sleep mode and it still runs hot. I have it currently leaning so there is absolutely nothing blocking the vents in the back and it's still super hot. What am I to do to cool it down and is there something that HP is doing to fix this issue?http://h30434.www3.hp.com/t5/Notebook-Hardware-and-Upgrade-Questions/Spectre-X360-Runs-HOT/td-p/5764736
Not sure exactly where to put this but here goes. Recently registered for a HP Student account to get a student discount on a new laptop. When on the student store home page there's a section for new student deals/offers which lists the HP Spectre 13-4108na x360 (i5-6200U, 8GB RAM, 256GB SSD) as being £799 with £100 off. Problem is when I click to view the offer in the store or to shop for the offer I can't find it anywhere in the presented list of laptops, it just doesn't make sense to me that the product is listed and advertised as being on offer if I can't actually purchase it ...http://h30434.www3.hp.com/t5/Notebook-Operating-System-and-Recovery/HP-Spectre-13-4108na-x360/td-p/5764451
I have an HP Spectre x360 with a 2 year ADP coverage. I purchased the laptop in US... but I am currently employed and working in India. My screen has got damaged and needs to be replaced, but the local service center is unable to verify the ADP care pack details in India. I purchased this laptop after doing my research that the product is marketed in India and will be supported here. However, now the local tech support is saying that the Family name - pike1.0 not available in India and the laptop cannot be serviced even if the ADP is avaiable. As per the ADP contract, HP Support can courier the necessary parts to the local service center and my laptop can be serviced. How do i resolve this issue?
Hi, Yes, they say the true, many HP laptops asre localized that means HP local can only help you (a) Order part)s) from original country and repair it for you or(b) You have to send machine back to the original country (in this case the US) for repair. Warranty or not, same rule. Please read (very similar to your case): ANSWER: You can call HP Customer Support or HP Authorized Support Providers for diagnostic purposes. If a hardware service is required, two alternatives can be offered: The part can be dispatched by HP Customer Support or the HP Authorized Support Partner within the border of the country where they are located. It is your responsibility to get the part from this location, move it to the PC, and to return the defective parts - when required - to the same location. Associated costs are your responsibility. The PC may be moved, under your responsibility and at your cost, to the closest country where HP has support presence, or any other country chosen by yourself (depending on the logistics network), in order to get access to the solution. When HP has no support presence in the country of use, all actions and costs required to gain warranty services are your responsibility. Source: http://support.hp.com/us-en/document/bpr01266 Regards,http://h30434.www3.hp.com/t5/Notebook-Hardware-and-Upgrade-Questions/HP-Spectre-x360-LCD-replacement/td-p/5687537
Unfortunately our machine is 1 year + 1 month old and they won't give us a break on the repair. They estimate that it would be $300. I agree with many folks on this topic that this is a design issue and they need to do a recall instead of having their customers pay to replace the faulty parts.http://h30434.www3.hp.com/t5/Notebook-Boot-and-Lockup/Re-My-hp-spectre-x360-won-t-turn-on-at-all/td-p/5657463
It should be an easy thing the for Which active x360? pen Spectre to do Contact HP Sales with my computer information order the accessory Which active pen for the Spectre x360? I would like to purchase Turns out not easy at all So I'm asking here does anyone know of an Active Pen that will work with the Spectre x I'm hesitant to order one via eBay if there's only a chance that it will work HP Store and Amazon seem to be sold out I contacted HP Sales nbsp Not kidding below is the transcript of the chat I had with a sales consultant To say that she is incompetent is an insult to incompetents I can't find an email address for support to send this to either PM Connecting PM Connected A support representative will be with you shortly PM Support session established with TANIYA PM TANIYA Welcome to HP Customer Support for Notebook Support My name is Taniya and I will be your technical support specialisttoday NOTE For security reasons PLEASE DO NOT send credit card information via this chat window If I need that information from you later I willlink you to a separate secure HP web page to provide your credit card details PM Connecting PM Connected A support representative will be with you shortly PM Support session established with TANIYA PM Elizabeth Hello I have a question about which Active Stylus to buy for a Spectre x PM TANIYA Okay PM TANIYA I am sending you links you can check them PM TANIYA has sent a link http h www hp com product sku mfg partno K P AA PM TANIYA has sent a link http store hp com webapp wcs stores servlet us en pdp accessories hpactivepen PM Elizabeth OK thanks I'll try these PM TANIYA Do you consider the issue to be resolved PM Elizabeth Oh wait The one is sold out PM TANIYA You can contact HP Shopping PM TANIYA for more details PM Elizabeth I got here through HP Shopping PM Elizabeth And the other one says it is for tablets PM Printing chat transcript PM TANIYA Elizabeth where are you located PM Elizabeth I'm in Germany today but I live in Chicago PM TANIYA Where did you purchase the product PM Elizabeth Germany because I need the German keyboard for work But I'm going to order the pen from the US site because nbsp that's where I need it shipped PM TANIYA You have reached the dedicated technical support department for USA Canada You need to contact HP support UkWebsite Chat http www hp com in en contacthp support html PM Elizabeth Why UK if I'm going to order from the USA PM TANIYA You have purchased the product from Germany that's why PM Elizabeth And that link sends me to the Indian website PM Printing chat transcript PM TANIYA Sorry for that PM TANIYA has sent a link http www hp com uk en contacthp phoneassist html PM TANIYA Check this link PM Elizabeth So I should talk to the UK site to order from the USA site Sorry if I seem dense but this is all very strange PM TANIYA has sent a link http www hpshopping in PM TANIYA Order it from here PM Elizabeth Wait what From India That makes zero sense PM Elizabeth I've entered active stylus and active pen in the search box with zero results I wanted to see what shipping nbsp rates times would be PM TANIYA has sent a link http store hp com jumpid re r redirect ETR amp ts UNrgwotzXcku PM Elizabeth It opens a list of featured products and top sellers none of which are an active pen PM TANIYA You can also contact best buy PM Elizabeth That's helpful Coming from the manufacturer with a web store I'm usually patient with online chat support but this nbsp has been an absolute waste of time PM Printing chat transcripthttp://h30434.www3.hp.com/t5/Notebook-Video-Display-and-Touch/Which-active-pen-for-the-Spectre-x360/td-p/5804866
Great laptop put it through a lot of testing in my first weekend of owning it and I'm quite pleased overall nbsp This issue has nothing to do with the laptop itself but rather the included sleeve which I'm also pleased was included as other brands models I checked Brand HP x360 new Spectre out did not include a sleeve nbsp However it smells really awful nbsp I mean it's really nbsp an nbsp exceptionally terrible rubbery type odor nbsp And it's not as if it's only when I put my nose up to it or even handle it nbsp It can just be sitting a few feet away from me and I smell it nbsp I tried washing it by hand figuring it's just an extreme example of factory chemicals or materials not being completely washed away before packaging nbsp This act may have reducded the smell by - but the stench was still very noticeable so I put it through a wash in the washing machine nbsp Again it's possible it's reduced the smell down to of what it started as but it's Brand new HP Spectre x360 still pretty ridiculous how bad this thing smells nbsp Has anyone had the same experience nbsp Have you had better luck in nbsp removing the smell nbsp I'm sure someone will suggest that it's free and maybe not worth the effort and therefore to just look into a different sleeve but I like it aside from the odor and would like to be able to keep it for some extra protection padding even once I decide on a method for carrying the device around if possible nbsp But it will not be worth it if I can't get rid of the odor Solved View Solution
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I have an HP - Spectre x360 2-in-1 13.3" Touch-Screen Laptop - Intel Core i7 - 8GB Memory - 256GB Solid State Drive and I wanted to know if I could upgrade the RAM in it.
Hello @Cepeda_Nicholas? I appologize but the RAM is not upgradable on the Spectre 13 x360 notebook as it is soldered to the system board and doesn't have additional expansion slots.
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Hello Folks nbsp I have the nbsp HP Spectre x - t- CTO and have spent weeks trying to get my brand new HP Active Stylus to work with this brand new laptop I also bought a nd stylus to make sure the first one wasn't the problem nbsp I have spoken with five different tech support reps plus my case was escalated to a team of engineers nbsp Although this very stylus is listed as compatible with this laptop the word today from the engineers nbsp was that no I cannot use a stylus with my laptop there is no work-around and although there is a firmware upgrade for the model HP 13t-4200 - Spectre CTO x360 there is nothing for the model nor can they tell me if there is any plans nbsp in the works and that I am welcome to return the laptop for a refund and long as I do it in the next couple days before days after receiving the laptop nbsp Sorry HP this has been a nightmare with non-stop bad information and I think that you should publish on the website that a stylus will not work so that when people consider purchasing this model HP Spectre x360 - 13t-4200 CTO they will know that they can't use a HP Spectre x360 - 13t-4200 CTO stylus nbsp But we all know that's not going to happen because it could affect sales of the laptop nbsp If you have to have a stylus working on this laptop you should go with the Dell XPS nbsp HP Spectre x360 - 13t-4200 CTO Frankly I should have know better as this is my very first HP computerhttp://h30434.www3.hp.com/t5/Notebook-Video-Display-and-Touch/HP-Spectre-x360-13t-4200-CTO/td-p/5773176
I have purchased my Spectre x back in nbsp and i have been using it for less than a year So far the laptop experience have been rather satisfying Apart from experiencing minor glitches initially the updates helped and the laptop worked just fine and smoothly Though the speakers stil have rattling sound when played loudly nbsp nbsp Until recently couple weeks back x360: Spectre RIP Haywire, HP the laptop went haywire as i was doing my assignments Without any signs to indicate any mechanical problems the whole system just shut down i couldn't switch it on nor could HP Spectre x360: Haywire, RIP i even charge it nbsp So i have called up the service centre and since it is still nbsp under warranty they have replaced the motherboard On the bright side I did not lose any datas or files However I have discovered my case wasn't the first to happen as there was one earlier case which was much severe The laptop's motherboard literally burnt The bottom part was HP Spectre x360: Haywire, RIP all black and all nbsp data was lost nbsp nbsp nbsp The following image was the default in my product that has occured recently nbsp nbsp nbsp Hope to receive advise and any precautionary steps to avoid this mishap Thanks nbsphttp://h30434.www3.hp.com/t5/Notebook-Operating-System-and-Recovery/HP-Spectre-x360-Haywire-RIP/td-p/5808631
nbsp I have only just bought the spectre x and x360 Spectre HP problems all has been well for the first two weeks nbsp This week I found that it has been a little slow to start up When I opened the machine in laptop mode I would get to the lockscreen where I have to enter my pincode Despite entering the pin using the keys and trying to use the touchscreen the machine remained unresponsive and I had to open and close the lid unil it did respond which it did eventually nbsp Today I started to have problems with the screen Whilst using Microsoft Word and the windows DVD player the machine again stopped responding and the screen went blank I had to shut the lid and when I opened it again it was still blank When I plugged it in to a power socket using a charger it seemed to boot up again The battery was low but not HP Spectre x360 problems so low that it had wanred me or gone into a hibernation mode about When connected to the power socket nbsp nbsp I was able to continue using Word but the screen was flcikering Later this evening I tried to switch to tablet mode The screen went completely blank and the tablet was not responding at all When I sought to change it back to laptop mode it remained blank The light on the CAPS HP Spectre x360 problems button was flashing The machine was making a loud whurring noise It was down for about minutes Eventually after holding the power button down the machine came back to life nbsp nbsp I have never posted in a forum like this before and whilst nbsp I have purchased the HP Care Pack I cannot see a number that I can call over this weekend so hoped that I might get some assistance on here Can anybody help nbsphttp://h30434.www3.hp.com/t5/Notebook-Hardware-and-Upgrade-Questions/HP-Spectre-x360-problems/td-p/5777450
Hi! My webcam also has a very very bad image quality! Does it have a cheap sensor? Please help me finding the right driver for it! Ive got the Spectre x360 15-ap006ng Cant find a special webcam driver.. :/
Hey @MikeAT35, First and foremost, I want to welcome you to the HP Support Forums! Here at the forums, you have many community members that will help you toward a solution. If my reply resolves your issue or answer your question(s), please click the Accept as Solution button to allow others to find the solution. I have looked into your issue about your HP Spectre x360 and issues with the WebCam quality. Here is a link to check your settings in the WebCam. It has a section inside the document for Quality issues. What program are you using?Please try the troubleshooting above and let me know the answers to the questions asked above. Could you also please provide me with your Model Number (How Do I Find My Model Number or Product Number?) and Which Windows Operating Systems you are running. To simply say thanks for trying to help, click the Thumbs up below! I hope this helps! Thanks for joining the HP Support Community!Have a great day!http://h30434.www3.hp.com/t5/Notebook-Hardware-and-Upgrade-Questions/Re-My-Spectre-x360-webcam-looks-really-bad/td-p/5660650
I have an HP Spectre x360 Convertible with Product Number K8P19LA#ABM. I want to use it as a drawing and sketching tool. I have read several reviews from other x360 owners and decided that my best option was to buy a Dell Active Pen PN556W to use. Similar qualities as the HP Active Pen (which are not sold on my country) but with better reviews. I have had no opportunity to use my pen, as it is not recognized in any way by the screen.I have also installed the Anniversary edition of Windows 10 with better Pen Support and it still doesn't recognizes my pen. My configuration is:Windows 10 ProPen and Touch Support with 10 Touch Points
Hi, Is Dell stylus support HP machines mentioned on its specs ? You are asking HP to support another vendor's product here. From my view: No HP won't support other vendor's products unless HP does not have equivalent products.Dell may be very happy for HP (or other competitors) to support its products, it will sell more and laughing to the bank.Regards.http://h30434.www3.hp.com/t5/Notebook-Video-Display-and-Touch/Spectre-x360-stylus/td-p/5740938
I have exactly the same problem. I have bought my "Hp Spectre x360 13 inch, i7, ram 16, Hard 512 solid" less than a month ago from Bestbuy in NJ. From my first use, I found that it gets so hot after less than half a hours which my leg feels burning. I still didn't install a heavy program or compilers and I am using this laptop only for surfing the internet or writing text in the Microsoft word. Please help me for this issue.
My Spectre was heating up during idle. I use RealTemp to monitor temperature and set alarm for 180F. It was hard to catch the culprit, because it stopped as soon as I moved the mouse or keyboard to check. I finally used Process Monitor to track CPU during idle and discovered that it was Norton 360 which does aggressive system checking during idle. I like Norton and the way it checks and rates download executable files. Setting lower priority for Norton doesn't do anything and I don't really want to do that anyway. And I don't want to inhibit the system checking. So, now I leave my Spectre on my homemade vacuum pad during idle to solve that problem. *sigh* I need a way to throttle back aggressive programs as a function of temperature.http://h30434.www3.hp.com/t5/Notebook-Boot-and-Lockup/Re-Spectre-X360-Extremely-hot/td-p/5735736
I just bought an hp spectre x360 today and my webcam looks really really bad, I've watch reviews of the computer online and the videos using the webcam look way better than mine does, could there be something wrong with my computer? Is there something I can do regarding the settings?
Hi @Tudela?,Thank you for visiting the HP Forums! A great place where you can find solutions for your issues with help from the community!I came across your post about the Notebook, and wanted to assist you! I have looked into your issue about your HP Spectre x360 and issues with the WebCam looking really bad. Here is a link to check your settings in the WebCam. It has a section inside the document for Quality issues. What program are you using?Please let me know how this goes.You can say thanks for trying to help by clicking the Thumbs Up below!.Thanks.http://h30434.www3.hp.com/t5/Notebook-Video-Display-and-Touch/My-Spectre-x360-webcam-looks-really-bad/td-p/5385469
Hi I bought HP Spectre X360 - 13-4290nz . Now I would like to buy Pen for it. I found : http://store.hp.com/SwitzerlandStore/Merch/Product.aspx?id=K8P73AA&opt=&sel=ACC Unfotunatelly there is no information if it will work with this laptop. Is it possible to check it somehow? BR Wojciech
Hi, Sorry I can't read, but the following one should work: http://h20386.www2.hp.com/AustraliaStore/Merch/Product.aspx?id=J4R51AA&opt=&sel=ACC#compatibles Regards.http://h30434.www3.hp.com/t5/Notebook-Hardware-and-Upgrade-Questions/HP-Spectre-X360-13-4290nz/td-p/5674277
Hello, I just received my i7 model of the HP Spectre X360 today and after a short period of use on the computer the upper left corner of the body of the computer becomes very hot, so much that resting it on part of my body becomes unbearable. I had read up on the notebook before buying it and the only mention of any issue of this sort was in a pros/cons list in one review that merely stated that "the bottom runs warm." Thus I was not expecting this level of heat while using the laptop rather casually, as the most intensive thing I was doing was streaming videos. Is this normal for what I am doing on this laptop? It's not the worst problem but it is definitely worrisome as I am planning on using this laptop for the next four years or so. Thank you all in advance!
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Same as above. Got that dialogue box and then nothing. 13 inch specter and HP active pen here.
Hi @sirianth, Welcome to the HP Forum! I am pleased that you have become a HP Forum member. It is such a wonderful site to find answers and tips. Here is a link to guide you to having the most rewarding experience and answer any concerns about posting: First Time Here? Learn How to Post and More What is the product or model number of your Spectre x360? HP Notebook PCs - How Do I Find My Model Number, Serial Number or Product Number? What is your operating system? I grasp you are having an issue with the HP Active pen. When I checked the HP Notebook PCs - Compatibility with HP Active Pen and HP Active Stylus chart, it looks like you need the HP Active Stylus and not the pen. If you are unable to return or exchange the pen. please contact HP Support for assistance. Contact HP Support Fill out the online form and follow the prompts. Please let me know how it goes. If this has helped you to resolve the issue, please click on "Accept as Solution" on said post. To show that you 'like', or are thankful for my post, kindly click the ?Thumbs Up? below. If there is anything else I can do to help, please be sure to let me know!http://h30434.www3.hp.com/t5/Notebook-Hardware-and-Upgrade-Questions/Re-active-pen-for-Spectre-x360-15/td-p/5809855
Hi just ordered the Spectre x after a lot of googling around about nbsp it's active pen support nbsp I haven't been Spectre Stylus x360 for able to find the official HP Active Stylus in my country Norway which I've read nbsp quite a bit of negativity about anyways however I found one named HP Pro Tablet Active Pen K P AA which according to a reply by an HP employee in an older thread nbsp http h www hp com t Notebook-Software-and-How-To-Questions Spectre-x -Active-Pen-Stylus-C is supposedly supported by the Stylus for Spectre x360 Synpatics digitizer in the x nbsp The official documentation however has no mention of this nbsp I've also read an overwhelming amount of feedback that a recent firmware update disabled the support for the Dell stylus which many apparently found success in so this is another reason I am uncertain nbsp Could this update have disabled the support for the other HP styluses Stylus for Spectre x360 as well nbsp Before i go out and spend a lot of money on this pen I was wondering whether someone nbsp has tried the HP Pro Tablet Active Pen nbsp themselves on the x or whether any HP employee could confirm this compatibility Again this is the black stylus K P AA nbsp http www hp com us en products tablets product-detail html oid nbsp im looking at nbsp not the silver white one found nbsp here nbsp http store hp com us en pdp hp-active-penThe lack of synaptics-supported styluses and documentation thereof nbsp was almost a real deal-breaker for me since im going to use this for uni however this was the best computer in its price segment currently so i decided to have a go at it anyways Being able to use it with a decent stylus would make my day thoughhttp://h30434.www3.hp.com/t5/Notebook-Video-Display-and-Touch/Stylus-for-Spectre-x360/td-p/5787909
hi i recently bought HP Spectre x with highest specs an d i'm facing some real serious issues with the touchpad clickpad as many others in this forum and reviewers pointed out the clicks are not being recognized In my case I'd say it is around of the clicks don't get registered and I have to click again to make it work That is really frustrating and enough to make me come here and post this question I really like the laptop and this is exactly what I've been looking for but this clickpad is a real deal breaker I followed some suggestions on this forum and also tried some troubleshooting myself since i Spectre touchpad x360 myself is a support engineer but Spectre x360 touchpad to no avail I changed the synaptics settings to try and remove too much intelligence from the Spectre x360 touchpad touchpad and at least get the basic functionality right but i continue to miss the clicks I also tried replacing the driver with synaptic one but the problem continues which tells me that it is something related to the hardware piece than the software driver can someone here please help me with this if i hadn't liked the laptop i wouldn't bother posting here to try and find a solution i'd simply get rid of it and go with lenovo yoga pro or something else but this laptop has really high build quality and classy looks but probably killed by this buggy piece of hardware nbsp
Hello @malikons ,Thank you for visiting the HP Support Forums and Welcome. I have read about your HP Spectre x360 13-4040nd Notebook and TouchPad not working correctly. Here is a document on how to troubleshoot the mouse and TouchPad sensitivities.If you will go to the section on Adjusting TouchPad pointing sensitivities it should help resolve the issue. If this does not help, what you can do, is use the following link to create yourself a case number, then call and it may help speed up the call process: Step 1. Open link: www.hp.com/contacthp/ Step 2. Enter Product number or select to auto detectStep 3. Scroll down to "Still need help? Complete the form to select your contact options"Step 4. Scroll down and click on: HP contact options - click on Get phone number Case number and phone number appear.They will be happy to assist you immediately.Hope this fixes your issue.Thanks.http://h30434.www3.hp.com/t5/Notebook-Hardware-and-Upgrade-Questions/Spectre-x360-touchpad/td-p/5094108
I purchased an HP Spectre 15 x360 in March 2016 and have been struggling with freezing/lock ups since then. I have tried updating all drivers but this hasn't fixed the problem. Almost daily, the screen freezes, the cursor shows a "busy" signal, and Windows does not recover. I have to do a full shutdown and restart, and lose all my work. I haven't been able to pinpoint what is causing this freezing. This has been a problem since the laptop was first received, so I am wondering if there is a hardware problem. Thanks for any help/ideas you can provide.http://h30434.www3.hp.com/t5/Notebook-Operating-System-and-Recovery/Spectre-x360-15-freezing/td-p/5843690
I recently acquired an HP x360 Spectre 15t (about 5 days ago). During charging I noticed that the charger plug is quite warm/hot. Using a laser temp gun, I measured the hottest point of the plug to be 152F. The average temp reading seems to run around 128F (scanning different points on plug). Is this normal for thie plug to be running at this temperature while charging? Thanks, WWhttp://h30434.www3.hp.com/t5/Notebook-Hardware-and-Upgrade-Questions/Too-Hot-HP-Spectre-x360-Charger/td-p/5811407
Hi, Does the HP Spectre Pro x360 G2 have palm rejection/active digitizer? If so, what is the best stylus to use? Thanks
Hi, The following one may help: http://store.hp.com/us/en/pdp/accessories-88342--1/hp-active-pen Regards.http://h30434.www3.hp.com/t5/Notebook-Software-and-How-To-Questions/HP-Spectre-Pro-x360-G2-Stylus/td-p/5731495
Anybody knows if it's possible replace the laptop's SSD with another M.2 but pcie? I have read in some forum on internet that's possible but i'm not sure because i bought a Samsung SM951 e i tried to mount but the notebook does not see it!!!!The laptop's M.2 connector is it compatible with pcie? Can i replace my SSD with one pcie?I updated BIOS to rev F.25 but nothing. Is there some BIOS configuration to do so that the notebook can see the pcie SSDs? Thanks for replies and sorry for my bad english Santo
Can you identify where you tried to put the mSSD by reference to the Manual here: Manual See p. 28. It uses M.2 SATA drives and if the drive you installed is a PCIe type it will not be recognized. AHCI type drives only as far as I can see. I know only the very most recent desktop motherboards will boot from a pcie M.2 mSSD. If this is "the Answer" please click "Accept as Solution" to help others find it.http://h30434.www3.hp.com/t5/Notebook-Hardware-and-Upgrade-Questions/Hp-spectre-x360-SSD-replacement/td-p/5264755
I have the i5 version, and I experience the same heat issues as you guys described. Also, the area right above the F1-F5 keys gets really really hot after running anything even mildly graphics intense. Even simple 2d flash games will cause the fan to throttle up and that area will become extremely hot. It has been like this since the beginning. Other than the heat issue, I honestly have no qualms with this ultrabook.
Hi @odontomon, Thank you for visiting the HP Support Forums and Welcome. It is a great site for information and questions. I have looked into your issue about your HP Spectre X360 Notebook and issues with overheating and possible fan issues. Here is a link on what could cause overheating and how to reducing heat inside the Notebook. You could reset the BIOS with this document selecting the reloading the BIOS default settings. Which has helped others as it restores the fans default settings. Please let me know how this goes. Thanks.http://h30434.www3.hp.com/t5/Desktop-Operating-Systems-and-Recovery/Re-Spectre-X360-Extremely-hot/td-p/5116759
I bought hp laptop spectre x360 with a global warranty from usa but it stopped working and is not getting on after a lot off try and even the people here in india are saying that they can't do anything with this laptop as dont have support for this. This is really bad of hp that the product with global warranty don't have support on there sevice stations.http://h30434.www3.hp.com/t5/Notebook-Hardware-and-Upgrade-Questions/Spectre-x360-not-starting-up/td-p/5782405
I just purchase a HP Spectre x360 and the HP Active pen from Best Buy. Great laptop but I have noticed that I need to press VERY hard before the pen responds. If I don't press hard, then pen strokes appear very light. When I cross H's or T's the cross doesn't register. If i put the laptop in Tablet mode, then I can get the letters to appear as expected. But when Writing on the screen in regular "laptop" mode or "Tent mode", the letters appear as "chicken" scratch I didn't find any settings for adjusting the Pen's Sensitivity in windows or one note. I would prefer that the pen behave more like a finger. Just more precise.
I've heard better review for the Dell Active Stylus (the one with aluminum top half). It has worked great for me and I heard it has better sensitivity.http://h30434.www3.hp.com/t5/Notebook-Operating-System-and-Recovery/Hp-Active-Pen-Spectre-x360/td-p/4969129
I need to upgrade ssd to 512gb, have seen posts on other variants but dont know how important the 4050na number is? Also most posts were about a year old and so i wondered if anyone had more uptodate experience? The Samsung seem to have many models, just paying more for faster read/write speeds but dont know how important this is and whether machine can support any or all of these speeds?http://h30434.www3.hp.com/t5/Notebook-Hardware-and-Upgrade-Questions/spectre-x360-13-4050na/td-p/5836541
All of a sudden from one day to the next my keyboard keys wont work at all These are so x360 @ and H ... ESC Spectre and and backspace G key and HP key far my mute sound my nbsp g my h my esc my and backspace I have tried to nbsp -reset my device the reinstall all my applications i had prior then didnt work then done a full file reset still didnt wor-in stall HP drivers from web site-install the previous drivers then upgrade-restored the BIOS defaults and installed HP Spectre x360 H key and G key and ESC and @ and backspace ... the latest BIOS-completed the f keyboard test HP Spectre x360 H key and G key and ESC and @ and backspace ... which didnt pass- changed the keyboard language from uk to us-tried flipping it into tablet mode and back nbsp So far none of this has worked amd looking through your forums its a known issue but i cant see a fix My on screen keyboard works fine My laptop is only a year old and now out of warranty I have no restore point set either so couldnt reset to a time it was working nbsp Any body with any ideas on how to fix this issue please aas its frustrating the hell out of me I have already spent days working on this and process of elimination Any body at HP know of this issue please reply or i am due to start working their soon so might find out also through nd line I work in IT and hate spending time on my own equipment Please help Thankshttp://h30434.www3.hp.com/t5/Notebook-Software-and-How-To-Questions/HP-Spectre-x360-H-key-and-G-key-and-ESC-and-and-backspace/td-p/5816918
Greetings, I just bought the HP spectre x360 with the i7 processor, and I've tried over 100 times to register a right click on the trackpad and it has failed to do every single time. I have read several articles complaning about the width being the problem to the right click, but mine has failed to register. period. I went into the control panel to try to disable it then enable once again in hopes to it working, but nothing has changed. I have only been able to register a "right click" by holding down on the touchscreen which is fairly inconvienent. I would like to see this problem fixed because I do enjoy everything else about this laptop, but that is a major flaw for me. Thank you.
Hello, When did the issue start for you with the right click funtionality problem?
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I received my Spectre some two weeks ago and I started only to gave name and password, change keyboard to UK and then left to charge the battery. Now I try to use it, and I forgot the the password and the hint leads to nothing, what can I do? Hard reset does not works.... Thanks for your helphttp://h30434.www3.hp.com/t5/Desktop-Boot-and-Lockup/Spectre-x360-password/td-p/5833592
My new Spectre laptop is way too hot for my lap. The last post on this I see in the forum is from 2015. Has there been an update on how to correct this or should I return it?http://h30434.www3.hp.com/t5/Notebook-Hardware-and-Upgrade-Questions/spectre-x360-running-very-hot/td-p/5817266
I am turning to you all, as I have been unable to get an answer from HP sales, HP tech and HP engineers refuse to give me an answer. Before possibly purchasing said laptop, I simply want to know how many nits brightness and what is the contrast ratio for the latest spec x360 15-ap007na 4k laptop. If no one out there knows, then maybe someone who i should get in touch with......thankshttp://h30434.www3.hp.com/t5/Notebook-Video-Display-and-Touch/HP-spectre-x360-15-ap007na-4k/td-p/5800980
Hi All I am experiencing several issues with my notebook In order of priority the clickpad doesn't work properly it get stuck frequently and I can only wake spectre my Several x360 issues with up it after pressing Several issues with my spectre x360 Esc button I have tried everything mentioned in the troubleshooting of the HP support assistant changing configurations nbsp uninstall and reinstall drivers several times format the nbsp PC and reinstall Windows I am sure it is not an hardware issue since nbsp the animated icon tray on the setbar show that the clickpad is responsive after trying to solve the clickpad issue something with my BIOS went nbsp wrong I cannot move thorough the menu nbsp and for each key I press the notebook returns a sound I tried to reset the BIOS but the problem is the same and now I have also lost the nbsp function keys setting I really need nbsp Several issues with my spectre x360 them since I am intensely working with Excel The shift dx with arrow left doesn't work at times The notebook seems to nbsp not recognize the restart for example after a driver nbsp uninstall or reinstall Problem and nbsp showed up since I bought the notebook nbsp I look forward to receiving your help and advice Best nbsphttp://h30434.www3.hp.com/t5/Notebook-Software-and-How-To-Questions/Several-issues-with-my-spectre-x360/td-p/5800164
I have bought my HP Spectre x360 - 13-4002dx on 3rd MAy 2015 the expiry ended 1 year later. it was working perfectly but one week after Warrenty expired it stopped working no 'charging light' not getting switched on,nothing.It is such a premium product and the quality is so questionable. I need to travel to US and need to handle a lot of things simulatniously please help me out. Recreate situation: I was working on my HP Spectre x360 - 13-4002dx and the battery got discharged and it won't turn on.http://h30434.www3.hp.com/t5/Notebook-Boot-and-Lockup/My-HP-Spectre-x360-13-4002dx/td-p/5640355
is there an active pen available for the Spectre 15? many thanks
under support, software & drivers, spectre x360 15t, firmware:http://support.hp.com/us-en/drivers/selfservice/hp-spectre-15-ap000-x360-convertible-pc/9256669/model/10193271#Z7_3054ICK0K8UDA0AQC11TA930O2 Titled HP Touch Controller Firmware Uupdate, 1.00,A,1 Rev.A Another posted said to extract the files from the executable (I used winrar, he used 7-zip; I figure any zip app can do it), then run the bat file. Works now!!! I find the Dell stylus much more responsive than the HP stylus.http://h30434.www3.hp.com/t5/Notebook-Video-Display-and-Touch/active-pen-for-Spectre-x360-15/td-p/5490713
When I try to turn on the laptop and press the power button it just blinks once and then nothing happens. I tried holding it for 15-20 seconds already and it's a spectre so it has a built in battery that I can't take out. Please helphttp://h30434.www3.hp.com/t5/Notebook-Boot-and-Lockup/Spectre-x360-won-t-turn-on/td-p/5833953
I have a tiny little scratch in my Hp x360 Spectre in its metal body...How can I cover it?http://h30434.www3.hp.com/t5/Notebook-Hardware-and-Upgrade-Questions/hp-x360-Spectre-scratch/td-p/5819844
I have a Spectre x360 with windows 10. It freezes several times a day, especially after I put in on sleep, what can I do?http://h30434.www3.hp.com/t5/Notebook-Software-and-How-To-Questions/HP-Spectre-X360-Freezing/td-p/5854579
Hi!I'm just experiencing some issues with my recently bought laptop. It is probably nearly 2 months old, and this is happening as I type this. I am charging my laptop and it's been, say 30 minutes since charging and the charger is really hot! It's keeping me warm in this cold winter I could say. Is there something wrong with it? Should I unplug even though it's charged up to 85% ... I have a feeling it's dangerous. If anyone has any advice, please let me now! Much appreciated,Sam
Hi @sammiie43,Thanks for becoming a member of the HP Support Forums. I understand you are having an issue with the charge getting hot. I will be glad to help you.Please post the full product number and operating system in use on your computer. See the following, if you need help with that information.How Do I Find My Model Number or Product Number?Is the Windows Version on My Computer 32-bit or 64-bit?Please get back to me with above information, so I can help you better.http://h30434.www3.hp.com/t5/Notebook-Operating-System-and-Recovery/Spectre-x360-Hot-Charger/td-p/5693998
Hi all.I'm going to buy a HP Spectre x360. I've seen that there are three different products with (apparently) same specs but different product number: HP Spectre x360 - 13-4124nlHP Spectre x360 - 13-4132nlHP Spectre x360 - 13-4136nlDoes someone know something about the differencese between those?Thanks.
Hi, They are very close but NOT the same. Now, print the following specs and compare line-by-line. Can you see the differrences. http://support.hp.com/ca-en/document/c05218339 http://support.hp.com/ca-en/document/c05226593 http://support.hp.com/us-en/document/c04939802 Regards.http://h30434.www3.hp.com/t5/Notebook-Hardware-and-Upgrade-Questions/Differences-between-Spectre-x360/td-p/5794340
Hi after being bounced back to and fro from various departments of HP I'm still unable to get Pen support on my Spectre x360 13t-4200 model. I've came a few people that didn't have the firmware but were able to download it for their 15t series, but so far I get a failed operation when I try to install the firmware. The same pen works on my sister's last year's model. Attached is a screen shot. ANy help is welcomed as I'm a graphic artist, I need my active stylus functionality Please & Thank you. 13t-4200 13-4003
What is the name of the pen excact model number? I will see if I can locate drivers for it.http://h30434.www3.hp.com/t5/Notebook-Video-Display-and-Touch/Pen-Support-for-Spectre-x360-13t/td-p/5696887
Hi! I am also having concerns about my laptop's battery life. It would probably run for a max 5 hours out of the claimed 12 hours battery life. I don't have any applications - besides Microsoft programs and iTunes (NO GAMES). I don't overcharge my laptop, so once it reaches 100%, I unplug straight away. Any solutions out there to improve battery performance?Thanks so much in advance! Samhttp://h30434.www3.hp.com/t5/Notebook-Hardware-and-Upgrade-Questions/Spectre-x360-Battery-Life/td-p/5674426
I have been searching for a way to make my HP Active Pen have pressure sensitivity in Photoshop for quite a while. It works in other applications, but I can't get a straight answer on how to make it work in Photoshop from others that claim that it can. Adobe claims I can change a brush's settings, but that does not register. Did HP not design this pen to be compatible or should I be looking into trading my laptop in? Am I missing an update or firmware? EDIT:Here's a video I found of the pen working well with Adobe Illustrator (which is also not working for me).http://h30434.www3.hp.com/t5/Notebook-Video-Display-and-Touch/Hp-Spectre-x360-HP-Active-Pen-in-Photoshop/td-p/5818230
I have the B amp O edition HP Spectre x For some reason only the left speaker is working - this is a huge bummer for me since the speakers was a selling point I don't know when the right speaker stopped working Several windows updates and a BIOS update has passed since I last determined that both speakers were functional so there are unfortunately many confounding factors nbsp At the moment I cannot determine whether it's a driver issue a BIOS mobo-related issue or a purely hardware issue i e it's dead For now I Only Spectre one on speaker x360 HP working updated Only one speaker working on HP Spectre x360 the driver and checked Only one speaker working on HP Spectre x360 the L R balance and the issue has not been resolved I don't believe that it's a driver issue since both speakers worked perfectly fine with the old driver just a few months ago I suspect that the right Only one speaker working on HP Spectre x360 speaker is actually dead but I don't know how to verify that It could also be the BIOS update since it's not impossible nbsp for BIOS updates to mess with audio but I've never heard of a BIOS update knocking out just one speaker nbsp Please advise Many thanks for your helphttp://h30434.www3.hp.com/t5/Notebook-Audio/Only-one-speaker-working-on-HP-Spectre-x360/td-p/5725178
Hello,My half a year old HP Spectre X360's touchpad isn't allowing me to click. I can tap it and it works, but when I change it to clicking in the Clickpad settings it doesn't work. Any ideas why or how to fix it?Thankshttp://h30434.www3.hp.com/t5/Notebook-Video-Display-and-Touch/HP-Spectre-X360-Touchpad-isn-t-working/td-p/5823105
The mouse on my hp spectre keeps jumping around on its own even when I'm not touching it. At first, I thought it was because my hand was brushing against the touchpad without realizing but I put it down and wasn't touching it this time, so I'm not sure what's going on. Basically, the mouse moves in circles and random things get clicked on and if I'm on any website, it starts scrolling up and down on its own. (It happens whether I'm using the internet or not so I don't think it's related to that). I've found that tapping the center on the bottom can sometimes fix it but can also make it worse. This is a brand new computer and I haven't heard of anyone else having this problem, so if it's a hardware problem, I can get it fixed/replaced if necessary.
Hi @npixiedust505?,Thank you for visiting the HP Forums! A great place where you can find solutions for your issues with help from the community!I came across your post about the Notebook, and wanted to assist you! I have looked into your issue about your HP Spectre x360 and issues with the Mouse jumping around or being erratic after a Windows 10 update. Here is a document on using and troubleshooting the TouchPad with Windows 10.Hello @npixiedust505?,Thank you for visiting the HP Forums! A great place where you can find solutions for your issues, with help from the community!I came across your post about the Notebook, and wanted to assist you! I have looked into your issue about your HP Spectre x360 and mouse not working correctly. Here is a document on how to troubleshoot the mouse and Touchpad sensitivities.If you will go to the section on Adjusting TouchPad pointing sensitivities it should help resolve the issue.Hope this fixes your issue with the mouse.Thanks.http://h30434.www3.hp.com/t5/Notebook-Hardware-and-Upgrade-Questions/Mouse-Jumping-HP-Spectre-x360/td-p/5195494
I am highly considering buying a spectre x360 13. I am deciding between the 1080p ips model and the QHD OLED model. One of the criteria I have is the brightness of the panel. Does anyone know the brightness of the FHD and/or the brightness of the OLED??http://h30434.www3.hp.com/t5/Notebook-Video-Display-and-Touch/Spectre-x360-screen-brightness/td-p/5723884
Attempting to use a stylus HP active pen with my computer bought in May 2016. My computer is a Full High Definition (FHD) displays (resolution is 1920x1080):The bluetooth connection work perfectly but it's impossible to right on the screen.There is no response to the stylus.I thought this occurs because the touch controller firmware needs to be updated.Unfortunatly I'm not able to find the appropriate firmware.Could you please Help Best regards Patrickhttp://h30434.www3.hp.com/t5/Notebook-Video-Display-and-Touch/HP-Spectre-13-x360-Convertible-PC-Cannot-Use-Stylus-With/td-p/5670540
Hi , I have a cracked digitizer on My Spectre x360 and I wnat to replace the screen, but cannot find any instruction on the internet. This is not the first time I replace touchscreens, but this one looks a bit different, so it would be nice to have some guidence on how to remove the touchscreen without damaging the computer.http://h30434.www3.hp.com/t5/Notebook-Hardware-and-Upgrade-Questions/HP-Spectre-x360-screen-replacement/td-p/5639306
Yesterday I was nbsp watching some videos on Youtube nbsp when my Spectre x suddenly turned off by itself without giving notice of low battery which it always does Then I tried to plug it in to charge and nothing happened After that I noticed that the bottom felt a little bit hotter than usual so I decided to leave it aside for two hours and then came back to it While off I put it to charge and the litle LED next to the power receiver light up and I was happy again However I turned the laptop on and it was about of charge and after half an hour charging it was still the same So even though the laptop shows that it's charging I think the battery is not getting any charge at all The now, HP I'm not charg... to My Spectre and off x360 able turned warranty expired on Yep just days ago and I don't really know what to My HP Spectre x360 turned off and now, I'm not able to charg... do now I came to this forum and it seems others have had the same issue which points to a failed motherboard Now I'm very dissapointed since this is the laptop I use for my college work and given how much I spent on it I My HP Spectre x360 turned off and now, I'm not able to charg... thought it was going to be somewhat durable If this is a known My HP Spectre x360 turned off and now, I'm not able to charg... issue is there anything else I can dohttp://h30434.www3.hp.com/t5/Notebook-Boot-and-Lockup/My-HP-Spectre-x360-turned-off-and-now-I-m-not-able-to-charge/td-p/5673724
Dear HP, or HP experts, In my search for a new laptop I have stumbled upon the Spectre x360 and have decided that this will be my new baby.However: There are just too many versions on too many websites, and comparison seems impossible. So: Could you please provide me with a list of ALL (old, new, limited) 13 inch, i7 processor Spectre laptops ever made?I would be very happy with it! (I don't care about availability and such, I will sort that out for myself. Just want to know the versions so I can compare specs and prices.) Thank you so much!http://h30434.www3.hp.com/t5/Notebook-Hardware-and-Upgrade-Questions/Spectre-x360-13-How-many-versions-were-made/td-p/5724213
Hello All nbsp Spectre Cracked x360 4K Screen nbsp I saw the massive post over pages long on the issue with the cracked Spectre x screens Cracked Screen Spectre x360 4K nbsp I Cracked Screen Spectre x360 4K purchased my Spectre approximately months ago and I noticed the screen is starting to crack nbsp The crack is just to the right of the middle at the top nbsp The crack started at the small hole to the right of the camera and has spread to the very top and now down my screen nbsp It is clearly not the LCD because the touch screen still works and no pixels are messed up nbsp This appears to be the outer screen nbsp Has anyone been able to get HP to recognize the flaw nbsp I love the laptop but am not impressed that the screen has already cracked nbsp I am very careful with my devices and this is used only for my company nbsp I am hoping someone on this board can help me with getting the glass replaced Thank you nbsp Shane Metzler President content removed
Hi, My loan machine is a 15" Spectre x360 with 4K screen. My friend's machine is a 13" Spectre x360 with 2560x1440 screen. Those machines are thin therefore we won't put them to a backpack and give them in well protected computer bags. I believe the glass itself on any FLAT and well protrected situation won't break. Hope this helps.http://h30434.www3.hp.com/t5/Notebook-Video-Display-and-Touch/Cracked-Screen-Spectre-x360-4K/td-p/5818290
Hi nbsp I have bought my PC on summer in Bestbuy - San Diego nbsp Similar to many posts in this board it just died by itself months later on Sepotermber While browsing it just died and you cannot power back the laptop I live in Turkey and HP Turkey office is not helping at all trying to charge me around for mainboard replacement nbsp I have talked to compaint management in Turkey that despite the global warranty period of monthts is over this is a very chorinic fault that is related to many many people around the globe and I've cited this crashed hp and given! no My is spectre support x360 forum link nbsp This problem is not unique to me many people who bought this laptop in summer are experiencing the same problem Turkish support office is nbsp still making me wait for months saying we are still examining your case nbsp I dont want to believe HP is not standing behind nbsp serious product faults that are resulted from their manufacturing operations This product is a high end product competining with products such as Macbook and such a fault and HP's ignorance cannot be tolerated I am planning to open a court case unless HP will stand behind this fault product and replace it nbsp Please help nbsp Dogus Sahin nbsphttp://h30434.www3.hp.com/t5/Notebook-Hardware-and-Upgrade-Questions/My-hp-spectre-x360-crashed-and-no-support-is-given/td-p/5846058
Hi I bought spectre x360 last year in June from USA and currently i am in India and it's motherboard is dead now, I am unable to power on it and also no led lights are glowing even after connectng to the charger. Can you please let me know what can i do for motherboard now? i contacted service centre and they are saying we can't provide any support since this product is purchased from outside india. Very disappointed with this so called top end product. Any suggestions from where i can get new motheboard in india?http://h30434.www3.hp.com/t5/Notebook-Hardware-and-Upgrade-Questions/Spectre-x360-Moherboard-dead/td-p/5687360
This morning I woke up to discover that my HP Spectre x360 does not sit flat on a desk anymore. It appears that the whole underside of the laptop has adopted a convex curvature, and the center of it contacts the desk below. My guess is that the battery is going bad and has expanded. Anyone else having this issue? Is there anything that can be done to fix this?http://h30434.www3.hp.com/t5/Notebook-Hardware-and-Upgrade-Questions/Swollen-Battery-on-Spectre-x360/td-p/5818954
After lot of search on screen spectre x360 cracked and impatience i am writing hear with lot of hope nbsp I am from india and received this laptop hp cracked screen on spectre x360 spectre x copper trim cracked screen on spectre x360 last december as a birthday gift from my sister from the US I am currently in india and have been delighted to use this product for months nbsp Two day ago after using it cracked screen on spectre x360 i shut it down and to my nightmare next moring i found a slight hair line crack on the screen which has now increased to lot of cracks after using as i had all my data on the laptop I called the CC India and reported the problem but they said as this product is not available here but have taken my complaint nbsp Its been only month and i have hardly used it i am really attached to this laptop nbsp i am so disappointed and restless dont know what to do please help me and provide me a solution and guide me nbsphttp://h30434.www3.hp.com/t5/Notebook-Video-Display-and-Touch/cracked-screen-on-spectre-x360/td-p/5610871
Anyone know if the new Spectre x360 released in October 2016 supports digitizer pen? HP customer service does not seem to know and none of the early reviews say anything about it. Looking at this particular model:http://store.hp.com/us/en/pdp/Laptops/hp-spectre-x360-convertible-laptop-13t-touch-w9b13av-1http://h30434.www3.hp.com/t5/Notebook-Hardware-and-Upgrade-Questions/New-Spectre-x360-Digitizer-Pen-Support/td-p/5810908
My x360 QHD Spectre has a low battery life in the beginning it has a 7 hour life with medium brightness then it's like 4:30 hours with Battery Saver on mode and I already removed bloatware and I only watch movies on it but when I game it's 2:30 hours (Fan gets loud and laptop gets hot) I'm pretty sure the battery life should be 10 hourshttp://h30434.www3.hp.com/t5/Notebook-Hardware-and-Upgrade-Questions/Hp-x360-Spectre-QHD-Battery-Life/td-p/5660792
The battery life on the Spectre x360 that I got two months ago is absolutely dissapointing. Running the default installation of Windows, I'm lucky to get 3.5 hours of battery life using the HP Recommended powerplan while browsing the internet on a stable WiFi network. I have been working with this computer for two months now and after two hours I have to plug it in. Is there anything that I can do to fix this issue or would my best bet be to contact HP directly? I bought this laptop solely based off of the claims that it could get up to 12 hours on battery and the fact that I'm lucky to see a third of that is upsetting.http://h30434.www3.hp.com/t5/Notebook-Operating-System-and-Recovery/Battery-Drain-on-my-Spectre-X360/td-p/5755378
Hi.How do I get the HP laptop to clear printer que upon print job completion?My HP Spectre won't clear the print que after a print job is complete.I don't know if the HP Officejet 4630 is sending a signal back correctly to validate completion.The print job hangs there. If I pause and cancel the print job, it does not go away.If I restart the laptop the print job reprints on the printer and then the print que is emptied.I have had to reset the printer spooler via services.I have re-installed printer, updated drivers, nothing.The printer port is WSD-4c4fc3a3-a73f-4613-9faf-c26e0c12a922.013b.My wife's laptop, Lenovo Yoga, prints and empties the que, although she gets a notice that the printer paper jammed after every print job, it isn't jammed.HP to HP communication? Thanks,edmjay.http://h30434.www3.hp.com/t5/Notebook-Wireless-and-Networking/HP-Spectre-x360-won-t-clear-print-que/td-p/5847184
Hey HP users.. I have a question (I didn't see this elsewhere).. But since the last Windows 10 Anniversary (1607) update I think there are some issues with the graphics..It doesn't happen always, but certainly a few times while working on the Spectre:I see that letters in text are being "colored black"..For example: letters with closed round corners like: a, b, p etc. etc. etc. the letter gets filled black.But when I just Alt+Tab to another screen or scroll in the document, it dissapears..Why is that? And are the current drivers already made compatible with this new Windows update? Hope to hear from you asap..
Hi,So recently i started noticing that my hinge on my spectre was loose. Whilst i decided to try look past the issue and use the laptop normally, over the past couple of days the issue has magnified and i have noticed that it is at the point that when my laptop is closed. The screen doesn't align with the base.I haven't dropped it, nor have i excessively open and closed the lid or even for that matter used the 360 degrees tablet function.I am still well within my warranty and was interested in seeing as to what my options are, given the amount i spent on the laptop.Regards,Dylanhttp://h30434.www3.hp.com/t5/Notebook-Hardware-and-Upgrade-Questions/Loose-hinge-on-spectre-x360/td-p/5779967
I live in Canada and I saw the spectre it was amazing I saw the x360 and I saw online they made it in black but I searched everywhere online for a place that shipped to Canada but I can't find a website please help mehttp://h30434.www3.hp.com/t5/Notebook-Hardware-and-Upgrade-Questions/Where-can-I-buy-a-spectre-x360-in-black-Canada/td-p/5846742
I recently bought my Spectre x360 and overall I am very happy with my purchase. However, I am a bit concerned with battery life. For my version (i7 processor and UHD screen) I am only achieving about 5 hours usage from each charge. I had expected nearer 9 hours from the adverts for the model. Reading messages from other users I seem to find that to achieve nearer 9 hours i should lower screen brightness to about 50%. Surely the main reason for buying a notebook with a UHD-4K screen is for the display to be bright especially when watching videos (Nertflix, iPlayer etc).Any suggestions about improving battery life pleasehttp://h30434.www3.hp.com/t5/Notebook-Operating-System-and-Recovery/Spectre-x360-battery-life/td-p/5818550
We purchased the laptop march of 2016. Last week we noticed a crack starting from just off center on top of the screen. The laptop has never left our home and has never been dropped or abused. We have 5 grown children and owned several laptops in the past, so this is not our first rodeo. The laptop performed well in all other areas so we were really disappointed that this happed. I can only imagine from the multiple posts on here, that this is a common flaw among this series. Shame on me for not researching it enough. Hp support would not cover the cost of repairs. I went ahead and paid the $210 to repair the screen. That amount will be nothing compared to the loss of future sale from our families and businesses. HP used to be a reputable name. Too badhttp://h30434.www3.hp.com/t5/Notebook-Video-Display-and-Touch/Spectre-X360-15-quot-screen-cracked/td-p/5615051
Hi. My cable going to the motherboard from the display got something corosive on it and it damaged the contacts on the cable but it looks as though the motherboard is ok after cleaning. (Tested with a similar display form ebay) Can anyone tell me where I can get a replacement cable. After talking to 5 different people in tech and parts Depts. at HP they can not come up with a replacement part. They claim the entire screen has to be replaced. I work on Cell phones and tablets so I was able to carefully remove the screen but now need a cable to finish the repair. Thanks... Dalehttp://h30434.www3.hp.com/t5/Notebook-Video-Display-and-Touch/Spectre-x360-cable-for-display/td-p/5727187