HP unveils a 21.5 inch All-in-One desktop running NVIDA’s newest 1.8GHz quad-core Tegra 4 chip and Android 4.2.2 Jelly Bean software.
The Slate 21 can be used as a huge android tablet, or as a desktop. User can can prop it up with an adjustable kickstand (by up to 70 degrees) and add a keyboard and a mouse to use it as desktop. Android does supply a slew of document editing apps to make android the OS of choice even for a family computer.
HP Slate 21 has a nice 21.5-inch Full HD IPS 10-point touch-screen with 1920 x 1080 pixel resolution and extra wide 170 degree viewing angles.
The hardware specs aren’t fully disclosed just yet, but we already know that HP Slate 21 had scored 23,584 points in AnTuTu benchmark test few months back.
HP Slate 21 will have DTS Sound technology for crisp audio, HP TrueVision HD camera, 3 x USB 3.0 ports, and an Ethernet port.
“Customers are looking for technology that simplifies their lives while keeping them connected to the entertainment they enjoy and the content they need,” said Jun Kim, vice president and general manager, PC Displays and Accessories, HP. “The HP Slate21 allows families to easily access content through the cloud and enjoy it together on a large, interactive screen.”
The HP Slate 21 starts with just 8GB of built in storage plus whatever SD card will hold, but the the price will surprise you. The HP Slate 21 Android AiO solution starts at just $399! Oh, and you can remove the kickstand to mount this large tablet on the wall. Here is a brief intro of HP Slate 21 in video:
HP also has a ENVY Rove20 AiO Windows 8 desktop which is sells for $880 at
Amazon Rove 20 features Intel Haswell processor and weighs just over 5.5kg. It has a great Beats Audio sound coming from two speakers and a subwoofer, but Rove 20 has a 20-inch touch-screen with pixel resolution of mere 1600 x 900.
HP Press Release on engadget
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