The 8.9 inch HP TouchPad will arrive in June. This has been confirmed by the company CEO Leo Apotheker. It’s generally hot during June but it seems it will be hotter this year with all the tablets waiting release during this time. The TouchPad will be one more in that list to be followed by its smaller sibling – the 7 inch HP Opal that will be released sometime in September.
The HP tablet will have a more powerful CPU – a dual core 1.2 GHz Qualcomm Snapdragon unit and will be first tablet to be based on WebOS 3.0. The TouchPad will also have other features such as WiFi, Bluetooth, a 1.3 megapixel camera, as well as a 6300mAh battery. The display will be made of a 8.9 inch 1024 x 768 pixel capacitive touch screen.
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