HP Slate: tablet based on Intel Atom Z530 with a 8.9-inch touchscreen

Tuesday, April 6, 2010

We have already mentioned in the news about flatbed HP Slate, however, until now know about him quite a bit. That HP Slate demonstrated before the exhibition CES 2010 Microsoft head Steve Ballmer. It was assumed that the model will display with multi-touch and operating system Windows 7. And now these data are confirmed: the Internet got a document with a list of characteristics of HP Slate, apparently originally intended for internal use. As it turned out, this model is based on the processor Intel Atom Z530 with a 8.9-inch touch screen with support for multi-touch. Moreover, the device is compared to Apple iPad. And I must say, has as advantages and disadvantages. The cost of HP Slate range of $ 549 to $ 599 depending on the modification.

Characteristics of HP Slate:
  • Display: 8.9-inch capacitive touch screen with a resolution of 1024x600 pixels
  • Operating system: Windows 7 Home Premium interface from HP
  • Processor: Intel Atom Z530 (1,6 GHz)
  • Memory: 1 GB
  • Flash memory: 32/64 GB
  • Memory cards: SD / SDHC / SDXC
  • Communications: Wi-Fi 802.11 b / g, Bluetooth, 3G (optional)
  • Support GPS (optional)
  • Camera: VGA, 3-megapixel
  • USB-port
  • 3,5-mm jack for headphones
  • Support HD 1080p video
  • Dimensions: 234h150h14, 7 mm
  • Weight: 0,67 kg