HP enters in to the Smart phones market as confirmed earlier with the announcement of its two new devices dubbed as Slate 6 and Slate 7. These devices are specifically planned for India, scheduled for a launch next month and will be releasing later this year. Earlier HP had announced they might be release these devices by the end of 2013.
As the name suggests the Slate 6 VoiceTab has a 6 inch display and the Slate 7 VoiceTab will have a 7 inch screen. Both the devices are said to have quad-core processors with an unknown clocking and even the chipset vendor name also is under covers. There is 16 GB of internal storage on both the devices and there is microSD card slot to extend it up to 32 GB.
Both the devices will come out of the box with Android 4.2 Jelly Bean Operating system and HP claims that the both the devices will come with high-resolution front and rear cameras (5 MP rear and 2 MP front) along with front speakers, similar to the HTC One. These devices are said to have 3G connectivity and both are dual SIM compatible. The devices have 1280 x 800 pixels resolutions with the Slate 7 VoiceTab having one inch bigger screen.
Engineered to elevate the experience for users in India, the new compact, full-featured tablets are powered by a quad-core processor, enabling users to multitask at everything from email to web surfing to gaming to streaming. With voice-calling capability, the new devices deliver performance, quality and reliability helping users take care of productivity & entertainment requirements, Acknowledged HP in the press release held.
Earlier HP tried to enter the Smart Phone race with the acquisition of Palm, which turned down. The Slate 6 and Slate 7 are going to come to India straight away without considering the other US and Europe markets. These devices are expected to feature in the month of February and pricing is not yet reveled. So are you getting any one of these? Lets us know and be tuned for more updates.