Right after more speculation, HP has finally presented the HP Slate6 VoiceTab phablet and HP Slate7 VoiceTab tablet, promoting it for the Indian markets.
The prior top PC maker has never revealed the pricing for each devices, but notes which the HP Slate6 VoiceTab and HP Slate7 VoiceTab can be expected to be available in India in a month. It’s worth pointing out that HP is touting both the newly launched devices as voice-calling tablets, though a 6-inch device is usually considered a phablet, or a smartphone-tablet hybrid.
Unfortunately, the company has never revealed the detailed specifications of each the devices, only detailing just a few. The HP Slate6 VoiceTab phablet and HP Slate7 VoiceTab tablet come with dual-SIM support with voice-calling and dual standby. Additionally, both the devices support 3G connectivity. The HP Slate6 VoiceTab and HP Slate7 VoiceTab work on Android, but HP have not mentioned the OS version.
The Slate6 VoiceTab, just like the name suggests, features a 6-inch IPS display (unspecified resolution), while the Slate7 VoiceTab features a 7-inch IPS display, without word on the resolution. Both the devices are powered by a quad-core processor, without word on the chipset and clock speed. The Slate6 and Slate7 sport dual HD cameras: front and rear, but the company has not specified the resolution. Further, there is no word on the RAM, battery and storage of the HP Slate6 VoiceTab and HP Slate7 VoiceTab.
Commenting on the launch, Rajiv Srivastava, vice president & general manager, Printing and Personal Systems, HP India said, “How we create, consume and share information is rapidly evolving, driving the demand the latest devices and form elements that adapt to the various 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 need.”