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|Great progress for small form-factor slates. The 1.86Ghz CPU coupled with 2GB of RAM and, if fast, the 64GB SSD should drive WIndows 7 well. Capacative and Digitiser screen, 680gm and a great price means this is a leading UMPC right now.|
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|HP Slate Specifications (base)|
|CPU type||Intel Atom Z540|
|CPU speed||1860 Mhz|
|Graphics||Intel GMA 500|
|OS||Windows 7 Professional|
||8.9" 1024 X 600||Screen Type
||LED-Backlit LCD||Touch Technology
|Battery capacity||30 (Wh)|
|Weight (Minimum operating)||700gm / 24.7 oz.|
|Size (w/h/d mm)||234/15/99.9 mm|
|Size (w/h/d inches)||9.2/0.6/3.9|
|SDHC Card Slot|
|Headset i/f (Mic+Line)|
|Additional Specs and Accessories (can vary)|
|Camera 3.2MP Auto-Focus|
|Available in the U.S. (Nov 2011) and comes with capacitive / digitiser screen that can be used with finger or active stylus. Price is $799|
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|USA:||$549||30 Oct 12|
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|User orders HP Slate, explains why.||25/10/10|
|Launch news - HP Slate 500||23/10/10|
|New 'spy shot' images of HP Slate||28/09/10|
|UMPCPortal. News and comment on the HP Slate specifications||06/04/10|
|Engadget leaks specs, pricing for the HP Slate||06/04/10|
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