HP unveils DreamColor laptops

HP 8530wToday at SIGGRAPH ’08, HP announced a number of workstation laptops. Leading pack is the EliteBook 8730w Mobile Workstation with DreamColor display. DreamColor displays supposedly offer exceptional color accuracy. The 17-inch notebook features an Intel quad-core proc, up to 8GB of RAM, and an Nvidia Quadro FX card.

Also announced were the EliteBook 8530w Mobile Workstation and 8530p Notebook PC. They’re both 15.4-inch lappys with Intel Core 2 Duo procs and supports up to 8GB of RAM. The 8530w, however, can support a quad-core mobile proc from Intel.

The 8730w starts out at $1,699 and will be available later this month while the 8530 series starts out at $1,499 and begins shipping in September.