HP Slate8 Pro

  • Available. Released 2013, December
HP Slate8 Pro
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  • Android OS, v4.2.2 (Jelly Bean) Quad-core 1.8 GHz Cortex-A15
  • 16 GB, 1 GB RAM 64/128 GB ROM
  • 8 MP, autofocus, LED flash 8 MP (Front)
  • Android OS, v4.2.2 (Jelly Bean) Non-removable Li-Po 5680 mAh battery

Launch

  • Announced 2013, December
  • Status Available. Released 2013, December

Network

  • Technology No cellular connectivity
  • 2G N/A
  • GPRS No
  • Edge No

Body

  • Dimensions 220 x 141.5 x 9.9 mm (8.66 x 5.57 x 0.39 in)
  • Weight 453.6 g (1.00 lb)
  • SIM No

Display

  • Type Capacitive touchscreen, 16M colors
  • Size 8.0 inches (~63.7% screen-to-body ratio)
  • Resolution 1200 x 1600 pixels (~250 ppi pixel density)
  • Multitouch Yes
  • Protection Corning Gorilla Glass 3

Platform

  • OS Android OS, v4.2.2 (Jelly Bean)
  • Chipset Nvidia Tegra 4 T40 S
  • CPU Quad-core 1.8 GHz Cortex-A15

Memory

  • Card Slot microSD, up to 32 GB (dedicated slot)
  • Internal 16 GB, 1 GB RAM

Camera

  • Primary 8 MP, autofocus, LED flash
  • Video Yes
  • Secondary 720p

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, dual-band
  • Bluetooth v4.0, LE
  • GPS Yes
  • Radio No
  • USB microUSB v2.0

Features

  • Sensors Accelerometer, gyro, compass
  • Messaging Email, Push Email, IM
  • Browser HTML
  • Java No

Battery

  • Battery Non-removable Li-Po 5680 mAh battery
  • Talk time Up to 11 h 30 min (multimedia)

Misc

  • Colors Black/White
  • Price group 5/10 (About 240 EUR)

Overview

HP Slate8 Pro is an Android OS, v4.2.2 (Jelly Bean) smartphone announced by HP in 2013, December. It’s a [3G/4G] supported, No phone which comes in 8.0 inches (~63.7% screen-to-body ratio) and 220 x 141.5 x 9.9 mm (8.66 x 5.57 x 0.39 in) with 1200 x 1600 pixels (~250 ppi pixel density) and Capacitive touchscreen, 16M colors . Some other notable features of HP Slate8 Pro are Accelerometer, gyro, compass Sensors.

HP Slate8 Pro Built in running OS is Android OS, v4.2.2 (Jelly Bean) and it’s powered with Quad-core 1.8 GHz Cortex-A15 while internal/external memory of the phone stands at Quad-core 1.8 GHz Cortex-A15 16 GB, 1 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 Slate8 Pro features 8 MP, autofocus, LED flash on the back with Quad-core 1.8 GHz Cortex-A15 options whereas the front selfie camera is 720p . Battery of the phone is Non-removable Li-Po 5680 mAh battery

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HP Slate8 Pro comes in various colors like Black/White . You can find here detailed HP Slate8 Pro 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 Slate8 Pro for other members.

Pros & Cons of HP Slate8 Pro

Advantages

  • 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
  • 3G Not having a 3G, is a big disadvantage in these days if you prefer to stay connected on the go.

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