Popular PC maker HP launched its first voice-calling tablets called Slate 6 and Slate 7 VoiceTab in India earlier this year. The former was initially launched at the price of Rs. 22,990 and now the company has reduced the price of the tablet to Rs. 16,599. The device can be bought from third-party online retailers like Snapdeal and Amazon at the aforementioned price.
HP has not made entry in the smartphone market while other PC makers like Lenovo, Asus, Dell have already been rolling out their handsets in the market. Thus HP is yet to make entry in to this section. However, the Slate6 VoiceTab is HP's firs 6-inch voice-calling tablet or phablet, which was launched in India.
On the other hand, HP Slate 7 VoiceTab has also seen a slight price-cut. It was released for Rs. 16,999 and is now retailing for around Rs. 15,300.
Here is a brief refresh on the specs of the devices. HP Slate 6 VoiceTab comes with a 6-inch HD display, 1.2GHz Marvell PXA1088 quad-core processor, Android 4.2.2 and 1GB of RAM. The device also packs 16GB of internal storage, microSD card slot, 5MP rear camera, 2MP front camera, dual-SIM support, 3G and 3000 mAh battery.
The Slate 7 VoiceTab features a similar specifications and the only difference is the bigger 7-inch HD display and heavy 4100 mAh battery.