HP Shows off Tablet - HP TouchPad - Digital Space

Thursday, 10 February 2011

HP Shows off Tablet - HP TouchPad

I just saw a teaser video from HP (the computer giant makers) showing off their new soon-to-be released tablet pc. Wow! is this lovely! Spotting the new WebOS operating system and a list of other specs after the video:

Specs from hot competitors:


HP
TouchPad


Apple
iPad


Motorola
Xoom



Platform
webOS 3.0
iOS 4.2.1
Android 3.0

Processor
1.2GHz Qualcomm Snapdragon
dual-CPU APQ8060
1GHz Apple A4, PowerVR SGX 535 GPU
1GHz NVIDIA
Tegra 2
Display
9.7-inch
9.7-inch
LED-backlit
IPS LCD
10.1-inch

Resolution
1024 x 768
1024 x 768
1280 x 800

Memory
1GB RAM
256MB DRAM
1GB DDR2 RAM
Storage
16GB / 32GB
16GB / 32GB / 64GB
32GB

Front camera
1.3 megapixel
none
2 megapixel

Rear camera
none
none
5 megapixel with
4x digital zoom, AF, dual-LED flash,
720p 30fps video


Cellular radio
"3G and 4G variants"
UMTS / HSDPA /
GSM / EDGE
EVDO Rev. A

WiFi
802.11b/g/n
802.11a/b/g/n
802.11b/g/n
Bluetooth
2.1 + EDR
2.1 + EDR
2.1 + EDR

Gyroscope
Yes
No
Yes

Accelerometer
Yes
3-axis
3-axis

Battery capacity
6,300 mAh
6,600 mAH (approx.)
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Weight
740g
680g (WiFI),
730g (WiFi + 3G)
730g

...courtesy engadget.com

Beyond every doubt, next year will be a tablet pc carrying year - goodbye to laptop hurling!