Last December HP has launched the three tablets including the cheapest tablet HP Slate 7 for $149.99. Now it has released the even more cheapest tablet with 7 inch display for $99.99. It looks like the company is aiming at the budget customers with its new 7 inch tablet HP 7 Plus.
It is the Wi-Fi only tablet with 7 inch LED Balcklit IPS display and 1024 x 600 pixels resolution and features multi-touch. This tablet is powered by the Quad-Core Cortex A7 processor clocked at 1 GHz and it runs on the Android 4.2.2 Jelly Bean Operating System. It has 1 GB RAM along with the 8 GB internal storage and can be expandable up to 32 GB using micro SD card.
It features a 2 Megapixel rear camera along with 0.3 MP Rear camera which will be decent for video calling. Connectivity options include Wi-Fi 802.11 b/g/n and it packs 2800 mAh Lithium Polymer battery which can provide the battery life up to 5 hours and 30 minutes. It contains the one micro USB 2.0 slot, an integrated microphone and 3.5 mm headphone jack. It includes the accelerometer sensor.
- Display : 7 inch IPS display, 1024 x 600, multi-touch.
- Processor : 1GHz, ARM Cortex A7 Quad Core processor.
- Operating System : Android 4.2.2 Jelly Bean.
- RAM: 1 GB.
- Storage : 8 GB internal storage, expandable up to 32 GB with micro SD card.
- Rear Camera : 2 Megapixel.
- Front Camera : 0.3 Megapixel.
- Connectivity : Wi-Fi 802.11 b/g/n, micro USB 2.0, integrated microphone, 3.5 mm headphone jack.
- Battery : 2800 mAh Lithium Polymer battery, up to 5 hours and 30 minutes.
- Dimensions : 7.58 x 4.8 x 0.32 in
- Weight : 0.56 lbs.
This tablet comes pre-loaded with some apps such as Kingston Office, Box with 25 GB cloud Storage, Skype, HP ePrint, HP connected photo powered by Snapfish, HP File manager.
Overall it is not the award winning tablet, but it is the best tablet in that price range and it is targeted at the budget customers. It is not the performance based but it will be used for basic applications.