Hewlett-Packard has this week introduced the new versatile Cloud-first HP t430 Thin Client which has been specifically designed for collaboration and the deployment of virtualised desktop applications or cloud first end-user computing. With starting prices set out $249 the small mini PC measures just 5.3 x 5.3 x 1.3 inches in size and is powered by an Intel Celeron N4000 dual-core processor supported by 4GB of RAM and can be equipped with either 16GB or 32GB of flash storage.
Joanne Bugos, vice president and general manager, Thin Clients, HP Inc. explains : “As the cloud continues to reshape the way information is created, maintained and shared, HP Thin Client devices are delivering modern workflows with superior security and low-touch maintenance. Our newest thin client solutions provide customers with a convenient and secure option to deploy both virtual and cloud-based computing environments while delivering a great user experience, stylish design, and the versatility needed to support today’s workforce both in and out of the office.”
Other features of the mini PCs include support for 4K Ultra HD video output allowing it to be used in a number of different applications from desktop to kiosk or digital signage. Connections on the mini PC include a USB 3.1 Type-C port, 3 x USB 2.0 ports, 1 x Ethernet jack, 1 x DisplayPort, audio and HDMI ports.