HP TouchPad tablet review

HP TouchPad tablet price, review and specifications - HP Touchpad vs Apple iPad comparison

Today we are going to take a closer look at HP's most popular tablet - the TouchPad. We are going to compare it with the best selling Apple iPad tablet.

The HP Touchpad tablet PC that is packed with a variety of features. Powered by a dual-core 1.2 GHz Scorpion processor and 1 GB RAM, this slick black HP 9.7-inch tablet runs on WebOS 3.0 and can execute a variety of applications with ease.

HP's most popular tablet - the TouchPad
The extensive internal memory of this HP 9.7-inch tablet provides ample space for all your files. This tablet PC has a backlit capacitive display that supports multi-touch inputs and displays images at a resolution of 768 x 1024 pixels. The HP Touchpad offers superb connectivity options through Wi-Fi, USB 2.0, and Bluetooth.

HP TouchPad review - video

HP TouchPad tablet specifications:
  • Processor Manufacturer - Qualcomm
  • Processor Type - Dual Core
  • Processor Speed - 1.2 GHz
  • Display Size - 9.7in (24.64 cm)
  • Hard Drive Capacity - 16 GB (varies)
  • Operating System - WebOS, webOS 3.0
  • Internet Connectivity Wi-Fi
  • Display tech - TFT Active Matrix LCD with LED Backlit
  • Display Max. Resolution - 1024 x 768
  • Touch Screen Technology - Multi-Touch
  • Rear Camera Resolution - 1.3 megapixel
  • Front Camera Resolution - 1.3 megapixel
  • Dimensions:
  • Height 9.45in (24 cm)
  • Width 7.48in (19 cm)
  • Depth 0.54in (1.37 cm)
  • Weight 1.63lb (0.74 kg)

HP TouchPad video review - HP Touchpad vs Apple iPad

CM7.1 is now available for the HP TouchPad, which means anyone can install Android on the tablet and dual boot Android and webOS.

HP TouchPad (16GB) price
The most popular HP tablet is priced very competitively. US stores offer the 16GB model for around $250 which is a very good deal for such a device and for this kind of money we definitely recommend it.