2022 ROG Flow X16 vs. 2022 HP Spectre x360 16: Full specs comparison

We have comprehensively analyzed the technical specifications for the 2022 ROG Flow X16 and 2022 HP Spectre x360 16 models. Our report includes intricate details such as the CPU, memory, storage, battery life, display quality, and other features.

2022 ROG Flow X16 Pros

Reasons that 2022 ROG Flow X16 is better than 2022 HP Spectre x360 16.

Supports larger memory

The 2022 ROG Flow X16 supports a larger memory capacity than the 2022 HP Spectre x360 16. It supports up to 64GB versus 32GB of system memory on the 2022 HP Spectre x360 16.

Max system memory size
2022 ROG Flow X16
64 GB
2022 HP Spectre x360 16
32 GB
Supports faster memory

The 2022 ROG Flow X16 supports a faster memory speed than the 2022 HP Spectre x360 16. It supports up to 4800MHz versus 3200MHz of system memory on the 2022 HP Spectre x360 16.

Memory type and speed
2022 ROG Flow X16 - DDR5
4,800 MHz
2022 HP Spectre x360 16 - DDR4
3,200 MHz
Upgradable memory

The 2022 ROG Flow X16 comes with two SODIMM slots that allow you to replace or upgrade when needed. On the flip side, you can't upgrade RAM on the 2022 HP Spectre x360 16 since it has onboard memory.

Memory2022 ROG Flow X162022 HP Spectre x360 16
Slots
x2
Onboard
TypeDDR5DDR4
Has two more ports and slots

The 2022 ROG Flow X16 has more ports and slots count than the 2022 HP Spectre x360 16. It has nine versus seven amount of ports and slots on the 2022 HP Spectre x360 16.

Ports2022 ROG Flow X162022 HP Spectre x360 16
HDMIYesYes
headphone jackYesYes
microSD card slotYesYes
power portYesYes
ROG XG Mobile InterfaceYesNo
Thunderbolt 4NoYes x2
USB-AYes x2Yes
USB-CYes x2No
Total97

2022 HP Spectre x360 16 Pros

Reasons that 2022 HP Spectre x360 16 is better than 2022 ROG Flow X16.

Significantly faster CPU performance

Intel Core i7-12700H inside 2022 HP Spectre x360 16 has a 30% better multi-core CPU performance score than the AMD Ryzen 9-6900HS inside 2022 ROG Flow X16.

Geekbench 5 multi-core score
2022 HP Spectre x360 16 - Intel Core i7-12700H
11,774
2022 ROG Flow X16 - AMD Ryzen 9-6900HS
9,043

Prices

Here are the latest price updates and offers for both devices.

2022 ROG Flow X16 Price
ASUS ROG Flow X16 16.0" Touchscreen 165Hz WQXGA IPS Gaming Laptop (AMD Ryzen 9 6900HS 8-Core, 16GB DDR5, 2x2TB PCIe SSD RAID 0 (4TB), GeForce RTX 3060 6GB, Backlit KYB, WiFi 6E, Win11Pro) w/Hub
ASUS ROG Flow X16 16.0" Touchscreen 165Hz WQXGA IPS Gaming Laptop (AMD Ryzen 9 6900HS 8-Core, 16GB DDR5, 2x2TB PCIe SSD RAID 0 (4TB), GeForce RTX 3060 6GB, Backlit KYB, WiFi 6E, Win11Pro) w/Hub
By ASUS
$1,998.99
ASUS ROG Strix Scar 16 (2024) Gaming Laptop, 16” Nebula HDR 16:10 QHD 240Hz/3ms, 1100 nits, Mini LED Display, GeForce RTX 4080, Intel Core i9-14900HX, 32GB DDR5, 1TB SSD, Windows 11 Pro, G634JZR-XS96
ASUS ROG Strix Scar 16 (2024) Gaming Laptop, 16” Nebula HDR 16:10 QHD 240Hz/3ms, 1100 nits, Mini LED Display, GeForce RTX 4080, Intel Core i9-14900HX, 32GB DDR5, 1TB SSD, Windows 11 Pro, G634JZR-XS96
By ASUS
$2,890.91
ASUS ROG Strix Scar 16 (2024) Gaming Laptop, 16” Nebula HDR 16:10 QHD 240Hz/3ms, 1100 nits, Mini LED Display, GeForce RTX™ 4090, Intel® Core™ i9-14900HX, 32GB RAM, 2TB SSD, Win 11 Pro, G634JYR-XS97
ASUS ROG Strix Scar 16 (2024) Gaming Laptop, 16” Nebula HDR 16:10 QHD 240Hz/3ms, 1100 nits, Mini LED Display, GeForce RTX™ 4090, Intel® Core™ i9-14900HX, 32GB RAM, 2TB SSD, Win 11 Pro, G634JYR-XS97
By ASUS
$3,699.00
2022 HP Spectre x360 16 Price
HP Spectre X360 2-in-1 Touchscreen Laptop, 16" 3K+ Touchscreen, Intel Core i7-12700H Evo, 16GB RAM, 512GB SSD, Webcam, Wi-Fi 6, Backlit KB, FP Reader, MPP2.0 Tilt Pen Included, Win11 Home
HP Spectre X360 2-in-1 Touchscreen Laptop, 16" 3K+ Touchscreen, Intel Core i7-12700H Evo, 16GB RAM, 512GB SSD, Webcam, Wi-Fi 6, Backlit KB, FP Reader, MPP2.0 Tilt Pen Included, Win11 Home
By HP
$1,218.99
HP Spectre 16T x360 Intel Core Ultra 7 13th Gen, 32 GB RAM, 1TB SSD, Win 11 Pro, Intel Arc 4GB, 16" 2.8K OLED Touchscreen, Tilt Pen, 64GB TW Flashdrive
HP Spectre 16T x360 Intel Core Ultra 7 13th Gen, 32 GB RAM, 1TB SSD, Win 11 Pro, Intel Arc 4GB, 16" 2.8K OLED Touchscreen, Tilt Pen, 64GB TW Flashdrive
By HP
$1,755.00
$1,899.00 8% OFF
HP Spectre X360 2-in-1 Touchscreen Laptop, 16" 3K+ Touchscreen, Intel i7-12700H, 16GB RAM, 512GB SSD, Webcam, FP Reader, Tilt Pen Included, Win11 Home (Renewed)
HP Spectre X360 2-in-1 Touchscreen Laptop, 16" 3K+ Touchscreen, Intel i7-12700H, 16GB RAM, 512GB SSD, Webcam, FP Reader, Tilt Pen Included, Win11 Home (Renewed)
By HP
$799.00
$849.99 6% OFF

Availability

2022 ROG Flow X162022 HP Spectre x360 16
Released20222022
Release Date
  • Announced on May 17, 2022
  • Available on May 17, 2022
  • Announced on May 19, 2022.
  • Available on May 19, 2022.
Pricing$2,699.99
R9-6900HS | 16GB | 1TB | RTX 3070 Ti
Starting at $1,649.99
Applicable Models
  • ROG Flow X16 (2022) GV601
  • ASUS ROG Flow X16 2022
  • 2022 ROG Flow X16 GV601
  • ROG Flow X16 (2022) GV301RW
  • HP Spectre x360 16-inch 2-in-1 Laptop PC
  • HP Spectre x360 2-in-1 Laptop - 16t-f100
  • HP Spectre x360 16 inch Laptop
Generations-

Exterior

2022 ROG Flow X162022 HP Spectre x360 16
Size Comparison
2022 ROG Flow X162022 HP Spectre x360 16
Dimensions13.98 x 9.57 x 0.76” (355 x 243 x 19.4 mm)14.09 x 9.66 x 0.78” (357.89 x 245.36 x 19.81 mm)
Weight4.63 lbs. (2.10 kg)4.45 lbs. (2.02 kg)
Colors
Black
Nightfall Black
Keyboard and Trackpad
  • Full-size RGB backlit chicklet keyboard
  • 1.7mm key travel
  • Hotkeys:
    Volume up Volume down Microphone mute ROG Armoury Crate
  • N-KEY rollover
  • Keyboard
    • Full-size island-style backlit nightfall black keyboard
  • Trackpad
    • Precision Touchpad Support
Chasis Information360° Convertible Design
Laptop Mode Tablet Mode Stand Mode Tent Mode
Aluminum Casing Material

Display

2022 ROG Flow X162022 HP Spectre x360 16
Size16 Inches16 Inches
Info
  • 16” QHD+ 165Hz
    16:10 2560 x 1600 165Hz 3ms response time 100% DCI-P3 Pantone Validated Touch Screen Stylus support IPS Level Anti-Glare Adaptive-Sync
  • 16” QHD+ 165Hz Nebula HDR
    16:10 2560 x 1600 165Hz 3ms response time 100% DCI-P3 Pantone Validated Touch Screen Stylus support IPS Level Glossy Adaptive-Sync FreeSync Premium Pro MUX Switch + Optimus Dolby Vision HDR
  • 16” 3K+
    3:2, 3072 x 1920, IPS, 400 nits, supports touch and stylus, low blue light.
  • 16” 3K+
    3:2, 3072 x 1920, IPS, 400 nits, supports touch and stylus, anti-reflection, low blue light.
  • 16” UHD+ OLED
    3:2, 3840 x 2400, OLED, 400 nits, supports touch and stylus, UWVA, anti-reflection, low blue light.

Ports

2022 ROG Flow X162022 HP Spectre x360 16
2022 ROG Flow X16 Ports
Image Source: ASUS
Left (6)
  • 1 x ROG XG Mobile Interface
    Exclusive interface with PCIe 3.0 x8
  • 1 x USB-C
    USB 3.2 Gen 2 (10 Gbps), Integrated with XG Mobile Interface
  • 1 x USB-C
    USB 3.2 Gen 2 (10 Gbps), DisplayPort 1.4a, Power Delivery
  • 1 x HDMI
    v2.0b
  • 1 x headphone jack
    Headphone/Microphone
  • 1 x power port
Right (3)
  • 2 x USB-A
    USB 3.2 Gen 2 (10 Gbps)
  • 1 x microSD card slot
2022 HP Spectre x360 16 Ports
Image Source: HP
Left (3)
  • 1 x USB-A
    USB 3.1 Gen 1 (5 Gbps)
  • 1 x HDMI
  • 1 x headphone jack
    Headphone/Microphone
Right (4)
  • 2 x Thunderbolt 4
    40 Gpbs, USB 4.0 (40 Gbps), DisplayPort, Power Delivery
  • 1 x microSD card slot
  • 1 x power port

Internal Specs

2022 ROG Flow X162022 HP Spectre x360 16
Processor
  1. AMD Ryzen™ 7 6800HS
    8 cores, 16 threads, 3.20 → 4.70 GHz, 4MB L2 Cache, 16MB L3 Cache, 35W
  2. AMD Ryzen™ 9 6900HS
    8 cores, 16 threads, 3.30 → 4.90 GHz, 4MB L2 Cache, 16MB L3 Cache, 35W
  1. 12th Gen Intel® Core™ i7-12700H
    14 cores, 20 threads, 2.30 → 4.70 GHz, 24MB SmartCache, 45W
Integrated Graphics
  1. AMD Ryzen™ 7 6800HS
    AMD Radeon™ 680M Graphics
    12 Graphics Cores, 2200 MHz
  2. AMD Ryzen™ 9 6900HS
    AMD Radeon™ 680M Graphics
    12 Graphics Cores, 2400 MHz
  1. 12th Gen Intel® Core™ i7-12700H
    Intel® Iris® Xe Graphics
    96 Execution Units, 400 → 1400 MHz
Memory
  • Memory Info
    • 2 x SO-DIMM slots
    • Type: Single or Dual-Channel DDR5
    • Speed: 4800 MHz
  • Memory Configurations
    • 8GB 16GB
      Single Channel
    • 16GB 32GB 64GB
      Dual Channel
  • Memory Info
    • Slots: Onboard memory
    • Type: DDR4-3200 MHz
  • Memory Configurations
    • 8GB 16GB 32GB
      DDR4 memory.
Discrete GraphicsDiscrete Graphics
  • NVIDIA® GeForce® RTX 3050 Ti - 4GB GDDR6
  • NVIDIA® GeForce® RTX 3060 - 6GB GDDR6
  • NVIDIA® GeForce® RTX 3070 Ti - 8GB GDDR6
ROG XG Mobile
  • GPU
    • NVIDIA GeForce RTX 3080 - 8GB GDDR6
    • AMD Radeon™ RX 6850M XT - 12GB GDDR6
      40 Compute Units, 2463 MHz, 192-bit, up to 432 GB/s memory bandwidth.
  • Ports
    • 4 x USB-A
      USB 3.2 Gen 2 (10Gbps).
    • 1 x RJ-45
      2.5 Gbps Ethernet port.
    • 1 x HDMI 2.1
    • 1 x SD card reader
    • 1 x DC-in
  • Dimensions: 217 x 165 x 32.6 mm
  • Weight: 1 kg
Intel® Arc™ A370M Graphics with 4GB of GDDR6 memory
Storage
512GB 1TB
PCIe Gen 4 SSD
2 x M.2 2230/2280 slot.
  • Storage Slots
    • 1 x M.2 PCIe SSD slot
  • Storage Configurations
    • 512GB 1TB 2TB
      PCIe Gen 4 x4 SSD
Fans Number3-

Connectivity

2022 ROG Flow X162022 HP Spectre x360 16
Wi-FiIntel® Wi-Fi 6E with Gig+ performance (802.11ax)
  • Intel® Wi-Fi 6E AX211 (2x2)
  • Intel® Wi-Fi 6E AX411 (2x2)
BluetoothBluetooth 5.2Bluetooth® 5.2

Battery

2022 ROG Flow X162022 HP Spectre x360 16
Size90 Wh
4-cell lithium-ion
83Wh
6-cell Li-ion polymer.
Battery Life-
EPEAT® Gold registered
Power Supply240W barrel-type power adaptor
ø6.0 mm barrel plug.
135W Smart AC power adapter
Supports battery fast charge: approximately 50% in 45 minutes

Software

2022 ROG Flow X162022 HP Spectre x360 16
OSWindows 11 ProWindows 11
Home Pro
Built-in Apps
Armoury Crate GameVisual 1M Xbox Game Pass
McAfee LiveSafe™ 30-day trial offer

Camera & Audio

2022 ROG Flow X162022 HP Spectre x360 16
Camera
  • HD Front-facing camera
    Top-mount front camera, 0.92 Megapixels (1280 x 720 HD).
  • Built-in IR Camera
    For Windows Hello
HP True Vision 5MP IR camera with camera shutter
AudioSpeaker
  • 4 x speakers with Smart Amp Technology
  • Supports Dolby Atmos
  • Supports DAC and Virtual 5.1.2-channel Dolby Atmos.
  • Hi-Res certification.
Microphone
  • Built-in 3-microphone array
  • Two-Way AI Noise Cancelation
  • Supports Microsoft Cortana near field/Far field.
  • Audio by Bang & Olufsen
  • 4 speakers
  • HP Audio Boost
  • Integrated dual array digital microphone
    Dedicated microphone mute button with an LED indicator light.

Misc

2022 ROG Flow X162022 HP Spectre x360 16
InkingSupports ASUS Pen.Supports HP Rechargeable Microsoft Pen Protocol (MPP) 2.0 Tilt Pen
Included in the box.
Sensors-
  • Fingerprint sensor
  • IR Camera
Security
  • BIOS Administrator Password and User Password Protection
  • Trusted Platform Module (Firmware TPM)
  • All-in-One keyboard
  • Camera Shutter
  • Biometric fingerprint authentication
  • Windows Hello facial authentication
In the box-
  • HP Spectre x360 16 inch 2-in-1 Laptop PC
  • Battery & AC Adapter
  • HP Protective Sleeve
  • HP Rechargeable MPP2.0 Tilt Pen
Warranty-1-year limited hardware warranty.

Key Features

2022 ROG Flow X162022 HP Spectre x360 16
At Glance
Released in Mid
2022
16:10
16”
1600p 165Hz
Weight
4.63 lb
2.10 kg
Up to
AMD Ryzen 9-6900HS
8C/16T, 3.30 → 4.90 GHz
Geekbench 5
1,559
Single Core
Geekbench 5
9,043
Multi-Core
With integrated
AMD Radeon™ 680M Graphics
12 Graphics Cores, 2400 MHz
Upgradable up to
64GB
4800 MHz DDR5
2022 ROG Flow X16 Ports
Nvidia GeForce
RTX 3070 Ti
8GB GDDR6 125W Max TGP
Supports
ROG XG Mobile
With RTX 3080 or RX 6850M XT
Quad Speakers
With Dolby Atmos
3D Mic Array
with AI noise-canceling tech
360° Hinge
Laptop, Tablet, Stand, Tent Mode
Supports
AURA SYNC
Aura Sync Light Bar
Released in Mid
2022
3:2 4K OLED
16”
2400p 60Hz
Weight
4.45 lb
2.02 kg
Powered By
Intel Core i7-12700H
14C/20T, 2.30 → 4.70 GHz
Geekbench 5
1,658
Single Core
Geekbench 5
11,774
Multi-Core
With integrated
Intel® Iris® Xe Graphics
96 Execution Units, 400 → 1400 MHz
Configurable up to
32GB
3200 MHz DDR4
2022 HP Spectre x360 16 Ports
Intel®
Arc™ A370M
4GB GDDR6

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