The new, shiny HP ENVY 13t-ba100 comes in natural silver and rose gold colors. It’s a 13.3-inch laptop with a full HD display. There is a nice touchpad and full-size, island-style, backlit keyboard. An HP Wide Vision HD cam / dual array digital microphone is included for the webcam. With its aluminum and magnesium construction, the ba100 is a durable device.
Fast wireless technology is expected with any laptop that comes with Intel WiFi 6 AX 201 (2×2) technology. This HP model also comes with Bluetooth 5. As for the ports, there is a Thunderbolt 4 w/ USB Type-C, USB Power Delivery / DisplayPort 1.4, SuperSpeed USB Type-A (one for HP Sleep & Charge), headphone / mic combo, and more.
These days, any mobile device will require a long-lasting battery with fast charging technology. This battery life is exactly what the HP ENVY 13t-ba100 offers. This 3-cell / 51 Wh Li-Ion polymer battery and fast charging technology. It can get at least 50% in under 45 minutes. The power supply is a 65-W AC adapter.
HP ENVY 13t-ba100 Specifications
Here is a look at the main specs and components of the ba100:
- Operating system: Windows 11 Home
- Processor: Intel Core i5 1135G7 (up to 4.2 Ghz speed / 4-cores/ 8MB L3 cache)
- Graphics Intel Iris Xe (onboard)
- Chipset: Intel integrated SoC
- Storage: 256GB PCIe NVMe M.2 Solid State Drive
- Media card reader – 1 MicroSD
- Memory: 16GB onboard
- Display: 13.3-inch diagonal FHD / IPS / BrightView / WLED-backlit (1920 x 1080)
A multi-touch enabled display is also available, as well as an option to order the notebook with HP’s Sure View integrated privacy screen.
While there is no DVD/CD drive with the default HP ENVY 13t-ba100 configuration, it is compatible with an external DVD burner (which may be available through the HP online store). Other alternative options include a 512GB or 1TB PCIe NVMe M.2 Solid State Drive. In addition, the configuration may come with an Intel Core i7 processor for those willing to spend a bit more.
There are three speakers with this HP ENVY. Thanks to the Bang & Olufsen and HP Boost technology, the sound comes out nice and crisp.
Now is the best time to order the HP ENVY 13t-ba100. Discounts are readily available as part of HP’s back-to-school sale. HP is good at putting out affordable laptops regardless. Always be on the lookout for special offers.