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HP Slate 7 review

Verdict

HP has crafted a solid, attractive tablet for a superb price, but the Slate 7 simply cuts too many corners to earn a recommendation

Review Date: 6 Aug 2013

Reviewed By: Sasha Muller

Price when reviewed: £108 (£130 inc VAT)

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Overall Rating
3 stars out of 6

Features & Design
3 stars out of 6

Value for Money
4 stars out of 6

Performance
3 stars out of 6

Detail
Part Code Slate 7
Review Date 6 Aug 2013
Price ex VAT £108
Price inc VAT £130
Overall rating 3 stars out of 6
Performance 3 stars out of 6
Features & Design 3 stars out of 6
Value for Money 4 stars out of 6
Physical
Dimensions 116 x 11 x 197mm (WDH)
Weight 370g
Display
Primary keyboard On-screen
Screen size 7.0in
Resolution screen horizontal 600
Resolution screen vertical 1,024
Display type Multitouch, capacitive
Panel technology TN
Battery
Battery capacity 3,500mAh
Core specifications
CPU frequency, MHz 1.6GHz
Integrated memory 8.0GB
RAM capacity 1.00GB
Camera
Camera megapixel rating 3.0mp
Focus type Autofocus
Built-in flash? no
Front-facing camera? yes
Video capture? yes
Other
WiFi standard 802.11bgn
Bluetooth support yes
Integrated GPS no
Accessories supplied AC power adapter, USB cable
Upstream USB ports 0
HDMI output? no
Video/TV output? no
Software
Mobile operating system Android 4.1.1

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User comments

Fragile power socket

Based on this review I was interested in this tablet for my sons at Christmas. HP even did a bundle deal with case for £110 with £10 cash back. I bought 4 and 3 have been returned for power socket repair under warranty. The people in the shop admitted that HP had used inferior materials and have replaced LOADS of power sockets. Poor show

By scannerpaul on 9 Jun 2014

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