HP ElitePad 900 Windows 8 Tablet official with full Specs
Finally, HP has announced its first Windows 8 tablet after a couple of leaks and teaser. It seems that this time HP is determined to take on enterprise tablets with a neat and sturdy look as well as descent specs under the hood. The device named HP ElitePad 900 is 10.1 inch tablet specially designed for professionals.
The HP ElitePad 900 has aluminum finish and a piece of black plastic on top on the rear side that makes way for wireless radios and NFC. At 1.5 pounds. The HP ElitePad 900 has a Gorilla Glass protection. The tablet weighs 1.5 pounds and has a 9.2mm thickness.
The tablet is powered by Intel’s Clover Trail processor and packs a 10.1 inch IPS LCD display with 1280 x 800 pixel resolution, 2GB of RAM, 64GB of internal SSD storage that will make sure a faster loading and better performance and a microSD card slot.The tablet also have 8MP rear camera capable of shooting 1080p video and front-facing camera for video call purpose.
In terms of connectivity, the slate features NFC, 802.11a/b/g/n and Bluetooth 4.0. On the rear side there is a slot for 3G or 4G SIM for faster internet connection, besides microSD card slot.
The highlight of the HP’s ElitePad 900 is its ‘Smart Jacket’ system of add-on accessories. HP will be offering keyboard and some other accessories such a docking station that has bit more features. The docking station made of soft rubber material and comes integrated with a lock slot, HDMI, four USB ports, VGA connectors, a line-out jack and Gigabit Ethernet. Another one is faux-cases that will give some extra functionality with USB ports, a card reader, an HDMI port and room for an optional battery slice. The batter will offer you an extra 8 hours.
As an enterprise device, HP will also offer some security features in the form of BIOS protection and hard drive encryption. There will also its pre-existing suite of enterprise-friendly software. The HP ElitePad 900 Windows 8 tablet is equipped with a 2-cell , 25 WHr battery.
The release date and price details are yet to be announced, but the HP ElitePad 900 is expected to be launched in January 2013. Take a look at the Hands-on video and drop your comment in the box.