New Delhi, January 16, 2014 — HP has chosen India for globally launching its first offering in the phablet -- phone tablet --space. Yesterday it unveiled two new devices, the 15.2 cms (6-inch) diagonal HP Slate6 VoiceTab and the 17.8 cms (7-inch) diagonal HP Slate7 VoiceTab, promising mobile users multitasking on the go.
Designed in Asia, and 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. Also featuring voice-calling capability, the new devices deliver performance, quality and reliability, helping users take care of business.
Says Rajiv Srivastava, vice president & general manager, Printing and Personal Systems, HP India: “How we create, consume and share information is rapidly evolving, driving the demand for new devices and form factors that adapt to the different ways people work and play. HP is innovating for this next generation, addressing the unique needs of customers in India with voice-enabled tablets that deliver performance they can trust, and the entertainment they want.”
Built on the Android operating system, the HP Slate6 and HP Slate7 are engineered for the way people multitask, while offering access to entertainment. Both devices come equipped with a 3G Dual SIM Dual Standby feature, providing voice connectivity and performance that allows people to work and play on the go.
The HP Slate6 and HP Slate7 also offer front-firing stereo speakers for top-quality sound that delivers an immersive experience that spans social media and gaming to streaming movies, music and more. Plus, the innovative new IPS Panel delivers a better viewing angle, while offering vibrant colors and a responsive touch.
Both devices come equipped with a high-definition (HD) front and rear camera for photos and video chats. The stylish, compact design is slim enough to fit nicely in the pocket and features a premium pixilated, scratch-resistant back cover design.
The HP Slate6 VoiceTab and HP Slate7 VoiceTab will available in India next month.