HP Pro Slate 8

  • Available. Released 2015, January
HP Pro Slate 8
  • Android OS, v4.4.4 (KitKat) Quad-core 2.3 GHz Krait 400
  • 16/32 GB, 2 GB RAM
  • 8 MP, autofocus
  • Non-removable Li-Po battery (21 Wh)

Overview

HP Pro Slate 8 is an Android OS, v4.4.4 (KitKat) smartphone announced by HP in 2015, January. It’s a [3G/4G] supported, Nano-SIM phone which comes in 7.86 inches (~67.5% screen-to-body ratio) and 207 x 137 x 8 mm (8.15 x 5.39 x 0.31 in) with 1536 x 2048 pixels (~326 ppi pixel density) and IPS LCD capacitive touchscreen, 16M colors.

Some other notable features of HP Pro Slate 8 are Accelerometer, gyro, proximity, compass, barometer Sensors. HP Pro Slate 8 Built in running OS is Android OS, v4.4.4 (KitKat) and it’s powered with Quad-core 2.3 GHz Krait 400 while internal/external memory of the phone stands at Quad-core 2.3 GHz Krait 400 16/32 GB, 2 GB RAM (some GBs will be consumed by pre installed Apps and OS so available space would be less than stated memory) however user can upgrade internal memory by inserting into the device

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When comes to the camera, HP Pro Slate 8 features 8 MP, autofocus on the back with Quad-core 2.3 GHz Krait 400Geo-tagging, touch focus, face detection, HDR options whereas the front selfie camera is 2 MP, 1080p@30fps . Battery of the phone is Non-removable Li-Po battery (21 Wh)

HP Pro Slate 8 comes in various colors like Gray . You can find here detailed HP Pro Slate 8 specification following with video reviews, Classified Ads and price in Pakistan from online and offline stores. You can also explore the user’s review tab to get an idea about the opinions of other users of this Model while we also encourage you to give your valuable review of the model if you have own experience of using HP Pro Slate 8 for other members.

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Launch

  • Announced 2015, January
  • Status Available. Released 2015, January

Network

  • Technology GSM / HSPA
  • 2G GSM 850 / 900 / 1800 / 1900
  • 3G HSDPA 2100
  • Speed HSPA
  • GPRS Yes
  • Edge Yes

Body

  • Dimensions 207 x 137 x 8 mm (8.15 x 5.39 x 0.31 in)
  • Weight 350 g (12.35 oz)
  • SIM Nano-SIM

Display

  • Type IPS LCD capacitive touchscreen, 16M colors
  • Size 7.86 inches (~67.5% screen-to-body ratio)
  • Resolution 1536 x 2048 pixels (~326 ppi pixel density)
  • Multitouch Yes, up to 10 fingers
  • Protection Corning Gorilla Glass 4

Platform

  • OS Android OS, v4.4.4 (KitKat)
  • Chipset Qualcomm Snapdragon 800
  • CPU Quad-core 2.3 GHz Krait 400
  • GPU Adreno 330

Memory

  • Card Slot microSD, up to 32 GB (dedicated slot)
  • Internal 16/32 GB, 2 GB RAM

Camera

  • Primary 8 MP, autofocus
  • Features Geo-tagging, touch focus, face detection, HDR
  • Video 1080p@30fps
  • Secondary 2 MP, 1080p@30fps

Sound

  • Alert types Vibration; MP3, WAV ringtones
  • Loudspeaker Yes, with stereo speakers
  • 3.5mm Jack Yes

Comms

  • WLAN Wi-Fi 802.11 a/b/g/n/ac, dual-band, WiFi Direct, hotspot
  • Bluetooth v4.0, A2DP, LE
  • GPS Yes, with A-GPS
  • NFC Yes
  • Radio No
  • USB microUSB v2.0 (SlimPort)

Features

  • Sensors Accelerometer, gyro, proximity, compass, barometer
  • Messaging SMS(threaded view), MMS, Email, Push Mail, IM
  • Browser HTML5
  • Java No

Battery

  • Battery Non-removable Li-Po battery (21 Wh)

Misc

  • Colors Gray
  • Price group 7/10 (About 390 EUR)

Pros & Cons of HP Pro Slate 8

Advantages

  • 3G Enabled Handsets give you more download speed and a faster internet experience.
  • Front camera Front Camera enables you to take your own photos and do videocalling (on supported devices).
  • Card Slot Memory cards give your device more storage capacity. So you can store more data such as songs, photos and videos.
  • Accelerometer Detects motion as well as the orientation of a device (horizontally or vertically).
  • Gyroscope Determines orientation and rotation and provides more accurate 3D motion tracking than an accelerometer.

Dis-Advantages

  • Single Sim You wont be able to use two sims at the same time in one cellphone
  • Small Screen Size Small screen sizes makes it hard to enjoy watching movies or reading
  • Older OS makes it tough to install latest app updates
  • Less storage means you can not keep more data and cann't install more or heavy apps (MB's)
  • Less RAM means you can't run multiple functions at the same time with smooth speed
  • Camera Not suitable for taking high resolution photos.
  • Less battery time means that you would have to plugin charger sooner then you expec
  • Not having a 4G , is a big disadvantage in these days if you prefer to stay connected on the go

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