HP announces Pro Slate 8 and 12 tablets with high resolution screens and digitizer support

HP has launched two business-oriented Android tablets, the Slate Pro 8 and 12. Both feature high resolution screens with 4:3 ratio and boast a smart digitizer pen powered by Qualcomm technology. Latter lets you take down notes on paper and then shows them up on tablet simultaneously.

HP Pro Slate 8 specifications
Processor: Snapdragon 800
RAM: 2GB
Display: 7.9-inch 2048×1536 LCD
Storage: 16/32GB plus microSD card
OS: Android 4.4
Cameras: 8MP rear, 2MP front
Measurements: 136.95 x 7.99 x 206.99 mm, 350 grams

HP Pro Slate 12 specifications
Processor: Snapdragon 800
RAM: 2GB
Display: 12.3-inch 1600×1200 LCD
Storage: 32GB plus microSD card
OS: Android 4.4
Cameras: 8MP rear, 2MP front
Measurements: 300.3 x 7.99 x 221.95 mm, 850 grams

HP Pro Slate 8 and 12 tablets

You can buy Slate 8 for $449 and Slate 12 for $569 directly from HP. While the price is too high for average consumer tastes, HP is targeting business customers and those who love 4:3 ratio for these devices.