HP Engage One Essential

Lasting durability meets streamlined design


Deliver exceptional customer experiences, and value to your business, with the sleek, functional HP Engage One Essential. This elegant system offers rugged durability with the performance you need, and abundant options to tailor it to your operations.

Solution Brief

Quick Specs

Data Sheet

Resiliently crafted, defined by design

Conduct business confidently with a fanless, fully sealed design to protect from dust and liquid intrusion (IP54 certified1) and a 3-year onsite warranty2—all in a sleek package.

Design your ideal system

Configure a system for your unique business with optional integrated accessories3 that help keep counters clutter free.

  • Integrated scanning

    Scan mobile wallets, digital coupons or printed 1D and 2D barcodes with an optional barcode scanner3 that cleanly installs into the left, right, or bottom of the head unit.

  • Secure and accurate authentication

    Reduce opportunities for theft, while enabling secure and highly accurate employee log-in through the integrated fingerprint reader and NFC.3

  • Versatile magnetic stripe reader

    Deliver a seamless customer experience with an optional integrated magenetic stripe reader3 that accepts loyalty cards, giftcards, and more.

  • Customer Facing Display

    Display a range of content—everything from purchase information and loyalty reward programs to eye-catching promotions—with an optional 6.6” display3 that installs into the top of the HP Engage One Essential.

  • Integrated payment terminal

    Accept card-based payments, including chip insert, swipe, tap and contactless pay with an optional payment terminalthat integrates directly into the device helping to keep countertops clutter-free.  

Essential everyday performance

Blaze through shifts with an Intel® Celeron® or Pentium® processor4, a range of ports to connect everyday devices, and fast network connectivity through wired ethernet or Wi-Fi 5.5

Choice of Operating Systems

Support your unique business needs with a choice of Windows 10 IoT Enterprise, FreeDOS or Android™ 1110.

Choose your stand or VESA® hub6

Essential Stand
A perfect choice for straightforward fixed installations with few I/O requirements.
Advanced Stand
Ideal for more complex fixed installations requiring an increased number of built-in I/O.
Advanced Swivel Stand

Delivers the same built-in I/O as the Advanced Stand and adds 180° of swivel left and right.

Essential VESA® Hub
Installs on a wall or to a swing arm6 through the VESA® 100 pattern on the back.7

Additional features

Built to last

Rest easy with a system that is designed to pass 120,000 hours of HP Total Test Process.7

Sustainably focused

Built with sustainability in mind with ocean-bound and recycled plastics, ENERGY STAR® 8.0 certification, and recycle-friendly metals.8

Supported by HP

Rest easy that your IT investment is supported by a three-year onsite standard limited warranty.2


The information contained herein is subject to change without notice. The only warranties for HP products and services are set forth in the express warranty statements accompanying such products and services. Nothing herein should be construed as constituting an additional warranty. HP shall not be liable for technical or editorial errors or omissions contained herein.


Intel, the Intel logo, Core, Celeron and Pentium are trademarks or registered trademarks of Intel Corporation or its subsidiaries in the United States and other countries. Microsoft and Windows are either registered trademarks or trademarks of Microsoft Corporation in the United States and/or other countries.  Wi-Fi 5 is a trademark of Wi-Fi Alliance®. ENERGY STAR®  is a registered trademark of the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency.Android is a trademark of Google LLC.


1. HP Engage One Essential All-in-One System is IP54 Certified. IP54: Test results are not a guarantee of future performance under these test conditions. Accidental damage requires an optional HP Accidental Damage Protection Care Pack. If unit has optional payment device IP rating is void.


2. Onsite and other terms and conditions may vary by country. Service levels and response times may vary depending on your geographic location. Restrictions and limitations apply.


3. Embedded peripherals excluding the barcode scanner and 6.6 inch customer facing display must be configured at purchase.


4. Multi-core 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.


5. Wireless access point and internet service required and sold separately. Availability of public wireless access points limited. Wi-Fi 5 (802.11 ac) is backwards compatible with prior 802.11 specs.


6. Stands and VESA® Hubs must be configured at purchase.


7. HP Total Test Process test results are not a guarantee of future performance under these test conditions. Accidental damage requires an optional HP Accidental Damage Protection Care Pack.


8. 5% ocean bound plastics in speaker enclosure. 100% outer box/corrugate cushion packaging made from sustainably sourced certified and recycled fiber. Fiber cushions made from 100% recycled wood fiber and organic material. Any plastic cushions are made from >90% recycled plastic. Excludes plastic bags and plastic foam sheeting.


9. The Moby/5500M for HP Engage One Essential is available for United States only and excludes integrated battery. No payment, integrated payment and payment-ready options available. Payment option must be configured at purchase. Non-Ingenico One Gateways require Ingenico firmware updates. 


10. Only available on select configurations.