The use of tablets among the people across the globe is increasing and in order to create a niche for themselves in the growing market, HP at the ongoing MWC has announced the launch of its latest tablet called HP Slate 7 that is the first Android tablet by them that comes with decent list of specifications. Physically the device measures 197.1 X 116.1 X 10.7 mm in size and has a weight of around 372 grams. The device has a stainless steel frame which comes along with soft black back that is painted in red or gray color under which lies its technical specifications of Android 4.1 Jelly Bean OS and 1.6 GHz of dual core Cortex A9 processor.
As the name suggest, the tablet sports 7 inches of FFS+LCD capacitive touch screen that features multi-touch and offers clear and vibrant content through its support to 16M colors, 170ppi pixel density and 600 X 1024 pixels resolution. According to the company, the display of the tablet is capable of performing well even in low light conditions and offers wide viewing angles for user’s convenience. Slate 7 is also the first tablet by the company that features Beats Audio that along with stereo speakers offer rich and impressive sound quality. In terms of storage, the device comes packed with 1GB RAM, internal memory of 8GB and slot for microSD card so that external memory expansion up to 32GB is made possible when needed.
As far as connectivity options are concerned, HP Slate 7 comes along with basic list including WiFi b/g/n, microUSB 2.0, DLNA and Bluetooth 2.1 with A2DP+EDR. For your photography needs, comes packed 3.15 MP camera that supports resolution count of 2048 X 1536 pixels. The camera is also capable of 720p video recording at the speed of 30 frames per second. Its VGA front camera facilitates chatting with all your loved ones. The battery of the device is capable of providing decent back up with video playback time of around 5 hours.
The users can enjoy complete Google experience on their tablet as it comes loaded with variety of services like Google Search, Google Drive, Google Now, Gmail, Google + Hangouts for having chat with multiple people and access to various content and application through Google Play. Additional specifications include multi-format music player, video player, push email facility, accelerometer senor and others. HP Slate 7 is expected to come with a starting price tag of $169 and will be available in US from April this year.