HP VR Backpack G2

Operating system
Windows 10 Pro 64 – HP recommends Windows 10 Pro for business.
Processor family
8th Generation Intel® Core™ i7 processor
Intel® Core™ i7-8850H (2.6 GHz base frequency, up to 4.3 GHz with Intel® Turbo Boost Technology, 9 MB L3 cache, 6 cores), vPro™
Number of processors
Intel® QM370
Low halogen
16 GB DDR4-2666 ECC SDRAM (2 x 8 GB) Transfer rates up to 2666 MT/s.
Memory Slots
Hard drive
1 TB HP Z Turbo Drive PCIe® SSD
NVIDIA® GeForce® RTX 2080 (8 GB GDDR6 dedicated)
I/O Port location
1 headphone/microphone combo; 1 HMD power port; 1 Thunderbolt™ (USB Type-C™ connector); 2 USB 3.0; 2 mini DisplayPort™ 1.4
1 docking connector; 2 external battery power ports
I/O Port location
I/O Port location
Right side
I/O Port location
Left side
Expansion slots
1 M.2 PCIe 3 x1
Expansion slots note
For WLAN/BT M.2 module only
Network interface
Integrated Intel® I219-LM PCIe® GbE Intel® Dual Band Wireless-AC 9260 802.11ac (2x2) and Bluetooth® 5 M.2, non-vPro™ LAN WLAN
RealTek ALC3866-CG with Integrated DTS Headphone:X®
330 W external power adapter, up to 92.6% efficiency, active PFC
Minimum dimensions (W x D x H)
33.3 x 23.6 x 6.09 cm
Starting at 4.66 kg
Weight note (metric)
Weight includes Backpack plus the HP VR Backpack G2 harness and external batteries. Weight will vary by configuration.
Weight note (imperial)
Weight includes Backpack plus the HP VR Backpack G2 harness and external batteries. Weight will vary by configuration.
1 year (1-1-1) limited warranty and service offering includes 1 year of parts, labor and on-site repair. Terms and conditions vary by country. Certain restrictions and exclusions apply.
What's in the box
HP Z VR Backpack Battery Charger; HP VR Backpack G2; HP VR Backpack G2 Harness; HP Z VR Backpack External Battery; HP 330W Smart AC Power Adapter; HP 180W Smart AC Power Adapter

[1] Not all features are available in all editions or versions of Windows. Systems may require upgraded and/or separately purchased hardware, drivers, software or BIOS update to take full advantage of Windows functionality. Windows 10 is automatically updated, which is always enabled. ISP fees may apply and additional requirements may apply over time for updates. See http://www.windows.com

[2] Multicore is designed to improve performance of certain software products. Not all customers or software applications will necessarily benefit from use of this technology. Performance and clock frequency will vary depending on application workload and your hardware and software configurations. Intel’s numbering, branding and/or naming is not a measurement of higher performance.

[3] Some vPro functionality of this technology, such as Intel® Active management technology and Intel Virtualization technology, requires additional 3rd party software in order to run. Availability of future "virtual appliances" applications for Intel vPro technology is dependent on 3rd party software providers. Microsoft Windows required.

[4] In accordance with Microsoft’s support policy, HP does not support the Windows® 8 or Windows 7 operating system on products configured with Intel and AMD 7th generation and forward processors or provide any Windows®8 or Windows 7 drivers on http://www.support.hp.com

[5] For storage drives, GB = 1 billion bytes. TB = 1 trillion bytes. Actual formatted capacity is less. Up to 36GB (for Windows 10) of system disk is reserved for system recovery software.

[6] Choice of one installed in native M.2 slot on HP Z VR Workstation motherboard.

[7] No CPU Integrated Graphics available. Only Discrete Graphics enabled.

[8] Ethernet LAN is accessible only when the system is docked.

[9] Wireless cards are optional or add-on features and requires separately purchased wireless access point and internet service. Availability of public wireless access points limited.

[10] Based on US EPEAT® registration according to IEEE 1680.1-2018 EPEAT®. Status varies by country. Visit www.epeat.net for more information.

[11] External power supplies, power cords, cables and peripherals are not low halogen. Service parts obtained after purchase may not be low halogen.

[12] HP Remote Graphics Software requires a Windows, Linux®, or Mac®OS X 10.10 and newer operating system and network access.

[13] RGS, Velocity, Client Security and Client Management SW are available for download on http://www.hp.com/go/clientmanagement"www.hp.com/go/clientmanagement

[14] Miracast is a wireless technology your PC can use to project your screen to TVs, projectors, and streaming media players that also support Miracast. You can use Miracast to share what you’re doing on your PC and present a slide show. For more information: http://windows.microsoft.com/en-us/windows-8/project-wireless-screen-miracast

[15] Battery is internal and not replaceable by customer. Serviceable by warranty.

[16] The Realtek RTL8822BE-CG WLAN card is an option that can be chosen instead of the Intel® Dual Band Wireless-AC 9260 WLAN card.

[17] Intel Turbo Boost performance varies depending on hardware, software and overall system configuration. See http://www.intel.com/technology/turboboost for more information.