HP Announces the Pro Slate 8 & 12
HP has announced the new Pro Slate 8 and Pro Slate 12. Both will be powered by Snapdragon 800 processors mated with 2 GB worth of RAM.
The Slate 8 sports a 7.9 inch 2048 x 1536 inch display while the Slate 12 features a 12.3 inch 1600 x 1200 display panel. Both have 4:3 ratio screens. The Slate 8 will come with 16 GB or 32 GB worth of storage while the Slate 12 will only come with the larger memory. The tablets have 8 megapixel cameras on its backs and 2 megapixel front shooters. The devices run on Android 4.4.
Price wise, the smaller Pro Slate will cost you USD$450 (MYR1614) while the larger device will be priced at USD$570 (MYR2044). Both tablets will be shipped with the HP Duet Pen which uses ultrasonic tech from Qualcomm. Hence, it’s a little different from the usual stylus. The Duet Pen is able to be tracked by the tablet if it’s in the surrounding area. You’ll be able to doodle on your tablet from a distance!
HP also decided to announce the Elite x2 1011 G1 11.6-inch Windows 8 Pro tablet that pops on a keyboard to become an ultrabook which cost USD$900 (MYR3227). In addition, there is also the Pro Tablet 408 G1 which is a Windows 8 Pro tablet powered by an Atom processor. The 8 inch device will cost USD$300 (MYR1076).
Source: Android Authority