HP (Hewlett-Packard) launched two Android-based voice-calling devices, named HP Slate6 VoiceTab and HP Slate7 VoiceTab. The 6-inch VoiceTab will be priced at Rs 22,990 and the 7-inch Slate 7 will be priced at Rs 16,990. The Slate 6 could be availed via stores this week itself, while the Slate 7 shall be available for sale next week onwards.
HP Slate6 VoiceTab phablet comes with a 6-inch IPS LCD display with 720×1280 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 165×82.6×8.98mm and weighs 160 grams.
The HP Slate6 VoiceTab supports dual-SIM functionality (one regular, one Micro-SIM), with both SIM cards slots supporting 3G connectivity. It comes with a 16GB inbuilt storage, which is further expandable up to 32GB. The HP Slate6 VoiceTab sports a 5-megapixel rear camera and a 2-megapixel front camera with HD video recording support. It comes with a 3.5mm audio jack, a Micro-USB port, and Stereo FM radio.
Connectivity options include Bluetooth 3.0 EDR, 802.11b/g/n Wi-Fi and GPS. The HP Slate6 also comes with a G-sensor, gyro, e-compass, ambient light sensor, and proximity sensor. The Slate6 is powered by a 3000mAh battery, which is rated at 10 hours of talk time, and 7 hours of video playback time by HP. HP is also offering 3 months of unlimited downloads on its HP Connected Music service to Slate6 VoiceTab owners.
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HP Slate 7 VoiceTab comes with the same 1.2 Ghz Marvell PXA1088 quad core processor, Android 4.2.2 Jelly Bean operating system, 16 GB internal storage, 32 GB micro SD card slot, 1 GB DDR2 RAM, dual SIM, WiFi, 3G capability, micro USB 2.0 port, 5 megapixel auto focus rear camera, 2 megapixel front camera, and even Bluetooth 3.0. However, it has a bigger 7 inch IPS display but with the same 1280×720 pixels (HD) resolution which means that its display has lower pixel density than the Slate 6. The Slate 7 has also a bigger battery – a 4100 mAh Li-Po unit. HP is also providing 25 GB of cloud storage for free with the tablets. Besides, the devices come with dual front speakers.
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