Today Hewlett Packard has announced a new device called the Slate 7. The Slate 7 is a 7-inch $169 tablet with a dual-core ARM A9 processor, 1024 x 600 FFS+ display, 16GB RAM, and 8GB memory. The Slate 7 has a pair of cameras and is powered by Beats Audio. It has an HP ePrint application. The Slate 7 runs on Android 4.1.1. There isn’t any GPS, NFC, or cellular radios.
“To address the growing interest in tablets among consumers and businesses alike, HP will offer a range of form factors, leveraging an array of operating systems,” stated HP mobility chief Alberto Torres.