Hewlett-Packard (HP) may not have officially announced the rumoured
Slate 6 Voice Tab, but a recent leak has once again pointed to its
HP's alleged Slate 6 Voice Tab has been spotted at the
Bluetooth certification listing
suggests that it will come with SIM support and would also support
voice-calling. Further, the listing shows a 6-inch display in tow, as
the name suggests. PhoneArena
spotted the listing first and speculates that the PC giant might
launch the alleged tablet soon, though does not reveal any specific time
frame for the release.
Other rumoured specifications of the alleged Slate 6 Voice Tab include a 1GHz quad-core Marvell PXA
1088 processor with Vivante GC1000 GPU. The alleged phablet from HP is
said to sport a HD display with 240ppi pixel density.
report had revealed that the PC maker had plans to launch two new
phablets, smartphone-tablet hybrids in 6-inch and 7-inch screen variants
by end of 2013, though the company is yet to launch the alleged
The report further claimed that HP would be targeting
including China, India and Philippines with the new yet-to-be-named
phablets. Further, the report claimed that the alleged HP phablets with
6-inch and 7-inch display sizes will be priced between $200 and $250
off-contract. As of now, there is no word whether the former top PC
maker would be releasing both the rumoured phablets running Android OS
or would go with Microsoft's Windows Phone ecosystem.
this, a report revealed that HP was looking to re-enter the smartphone
race and has been working on launching a new device in the category, which would offer a 'differentiated
experience' to consumers. It's worth pointing out that HP had bet big on
the smartphone ecosystem when it purchased Palm for $1.2 billion in
April 2010, but its ensuing webOS-based devices failed to take off.