HP has silently listed the device without any announcement and price. While there is no word the release date, it is possible that HP might showcase the HP Pro Tablet 408 G1 at CES, which is set to take place next week from January 6 to January 9.
The HP Pro Tablet 408 G1, according to its listing, can run Windows 8.1 Pro or Windows 8.1 Pro with Bing out-of-the-box. It features an 8-inch HD (1280x800 pixels) IPS display with up to 10-point multitouch.
The Pro Tablet 408 G1 is powered by a Intel Atom Z3736F Bay Trail processor (1.33GHz, up to 2.16GHz using Intel Burst Technology, 2MB cache, 4 cores, 4 threads) coupled with Intel HD graphics and 2GB of RAM.
The device also boasts of an 8-megapixel AF rear facing camera with flash, and a 2-megapixel front facing camera. The HP Pro Tablet 408 G1 comes in two built-in storage variants 32GB and 64GB, which is further expandable via microSD card (up to 128GB).Connectivity options on the Pro Tablet 408 G1 include Wi-Fi, Bluetooth 4.0, GPS/ A-GPS, GLONASS, Micro-USB, and Micro-HDMI. The tablet is also listed to feature TPM security and support for an optional 3G modem. It packs a 4800mAh Li-ion battery. The device measures 140x215x9mm and weighs 375 grams. The listing also mentions an optional HP Pro Tablet 408 Active Pen.