HP, the former top PC manufacturer, has launched a voice-calling Android tablet in India, the Slate7 VoiceTab at Rs. 16,990, alongside its Slate6 VoiceTab phablet
. The company has not revealed the availability details of the HP Slate7 VoiceTab tablet for the market.
The HP Slate7 VoiceTab runs Android 4.2 Jelly Bean out-of-the-box and comes with dual-SIM functionality with voice-calling and dual standby support. Notably, the tablet much like the HP Slate6 VoiceTab phablet supports one normal SIM and other Micro-SIM. The Slate7 VoiceTab features a 7-inch (1280x800 pixels) HD IPS display. The tablet is powered by a 1.2 GHz quad-core Marvell PXA1088 processor alongside 1GB of RAM. It sports a 5-megapixel rear camera and also houses a 2-megapixel front-facing camera.
The HP Slate7 VoiceTab comes with 16GB inbuilt storage, which is further expandable up to 32GB via microSD card. Connectivity options on the tablet include Bluetooth, Wi-Fi, GPS, Micro-USB, EDGE, GPRS and 3G (via SIM). The tablet packs a 4100mAh battery and weighs 325 grams.
The HP Slate7 VoiceTab tablet comes with 25GB of free cloud storage from Box and also comes preloaded with apps such as HP e-Print, HP Connected Photo, HP File Manager and HP Connected Music (three months of unlimited downloads have been bundled).
HP launched the voice-calling Slate6 VoiceTab for Rs. 22,990, with availability starting Friday. The HP Slate6 VoiceTab phablet comes with a 6-inch IPS LCD display with 720x1280 pixel resolution and is powered by a Marvell PXA1088 SoC with a 1.2GHz quad-core processor alongside 1GB of RAM. The HP Slate6 runs Android 4.2.2 Jelly Bean and comes with dimensions of 165x82.6x8.98mm and weighs 160 grams.
HP Slate7 VoiceTab key specifications
- 7-inch (1280x800 pixels) HD IPS display
- 1.2 GHz quad-core Marvell PXA1088 processor
- 1GB of RAM
- 16GB inbuilt storage, expandable up to 32GB via microSD card
- 5-megapixel rear camera
- 2-megapixel front-facing camera
- Android 4.2
- 4100mAh battery