HP Selling Android Based SlateBook x2 For $480

Around two months ago, HP announced that it would launch its Android based SlateBook x2 this year. And now HP has finally launched SlateBook x2. It packs Nvidia’s latest Tegra 4 processor and can be used as either a tablet or a laptop.

HP SlateBook x2

HP was supposed to release the tablet-laptop hybrid in August, the company has already started selling the device at its U.S. sales site. However, as promised, the SlateBook x2 hybrid tablet/notebook runs on Android 4.2.2 (Jelly Bean). It comes with 10.1-inch BrightView IPS touch display providing a resolution of 1920 x 1200 and 224 ppi density, Tegra 4 quad-core processor (Nvidia’s latest ARM processor) and 2GB of system memory.

Besides, this hybrid tablet/notebook also packs 64GB of storage (expandable via a microSD card), a 2-megapixel rear camera, a 720p webcam at the front, USB 2.0, HDMI 1.4 ports, DTS Sound+ and stereo speakers. It supports up to 4GB of memory, 802.11b/g/n Wi-Fi and Bluetooth wireless connectivity .

According to HP, Nvidia Tegra 4 processor of the SlateBoook x2 “detachable” will provide users with a more realistic gaming experience, coupled with high def video playback. The tablet part of the two-in-one device is attached by a magnetic hinge to the keyboard base, which packs its own battery for extended uptime, and features chiclet-style keys and a trackpad.

HP is selling the SlateBook x2 for $479.99 and shipping to customers. The device is available in two colors – smoky sliver and white (it could be varied based on country).

Source: HP

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Anatol Rahman is the Editor at TheTechJournal. He loves complicated machineries, and crazy about robot and space. He likes cycling. Before joining TheTechJournal team, he worked in the telemarketing industry. You can catch him on Google+.

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