The world’s first webOS tablet, the HP TouchPad, was announced in February 2011 at HP’s Think Beyond event, but no official information has been released yet on the release date and price info. TouchPad tablet has recently gone through the FCC doors. Could this mean that the the HP TouchPad is well on its way to being released very soon? According to previous rumors, it might hit the stores in June. HP is expected to announce the release date for TouchPad at Veer focused event on May 2.
HP TouchPad is running with the latest webOS 3.0 on a dual-core 1.2GHz Qualcomm chipset, sporting a 9.7″ display of the IPS-LCD kind with 768×1024 pixels of resolution, and “EZ-clean” oleophobic coating, “true multitasking,” Touch-to-share, 1.3 Megapixels front-facing camera support for video calling, 16GB or 32GB of on-board memory (no memory card slot), 1GB DDR2 RAM, Internal stereo speakers, Beats Audio technology, Skype calling, compatibility, 6300 mAh battery with Amazon’s Kindle e-book store,802.11b/g/n WiFi, Bluetooth 2.1+EDR, A-GPS, HP Synergy, cloud syncing services.
You can also check out the our exclusive comparison of TouchPad with the Samsung Galaxy Tab tablets: HP TouchPad Vs. Samsung Galaxy Tab 10.1 Vs. Samsung Galaxy Tab 8.9.