HP Z VR Backpack G1 Workstation Specifications

Operating system
Windows 10 Pro 64
Processor family
7th Generation Intel® Core™ i7 processor
Intel® Core™ i7-7820HQ (2.9 GHz base frequency, up to 3.9 GHz with Intel® Turbo Boost Technology, 8 MB cache, 4 cores)
Intel® QM175
Low halogen
Form factor
Backpack when worn, compact PC when docked.
16 GB DDR4-2400 SDRAM (2 x 8 GB) Transfer rates up to 2400 MT/s.
Memory Slots
Hard drive
256 GB PCIe® NVMe™ SSD
Intel® HD Graphics 630
I/O Port location
1 HMD power port; 2 USB 3.0; 1 HDMI 2.0; 1 mini DisplayPort™ 1.3; 1 Thunderbolt™ (USB Type-C™ connector); 1 headphone/microphone combo
1 dock 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 Gen3 x1
Expansion slots note
For WLAN/BT M.2 module only
Network interface
Intel® Dual Band Wireless-AC 8265 802.11a/b/g/n/ac (2x2) Wi-Fi® and Bluetooth® 4.2 Combo WLAN
Energy efficiency
ENERGY STAR® certified
330 W up to 92.6% efficiency, active PFC
Minimum dimensions (W x D x H)
13.11 x 9.29 x 2.39 in
10.25 lb
Weight note (imperial)
Weight includes Backpack plus the HP Z VR Backpack harness and external. Weight will vary by configuration.
Security management
Trusted Platform Module TPM 2.0 Embedded Security Chip
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 PC; HP Z VR Backpack Harness; HP Z VR Backpack Battery; HP Z VR Backpack Battery Charger; HP Z VR Backpack G1 Dock; HP Z VR Backpack HTC Vive Cables; 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 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. The specifications for the 802.11ac WLAN are draft specifications and are not final. If the final specifications differ from the draft specifications, it may affect the ability of the notebook to communicate with other 802.11ac WLAN devices.

[10] EPEAT® registered where applicable. EPEAT registration varies by country. See www.epeat.net for registration status by country. Search keyword generator on HP’s 3rd party option store for solar generator accessories at HYPERLINK "http://www.hp.com/go/options" www.hp.com/go/options

[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.