HP 7 Plus Budget Tablet with Quad Core CPU Announced for $100

HP has unwrapped an all new budget tablet – HP 7 Plus in U.S. for a price of $99.99 (approx. Rs 6,000) and the same is available on the company’s official website. As of now, the details regarding the global launch details of this tablet remain undisclosed and it is no sure when it will be announced for the other markets.

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On the specs front, the HP 7 Plus features a 7 inch IPS display and packs a low screen resolution of 1024×600 pixels that translates to a below average pixel density of 170 pixels per inch. Fueled by Android 4.2.2 Jelly Bean operating system, the tablet incorporates a quad-core Allwinner A31 ARM Cortex A7 processor ticking at 1 GHz supplemented with 1 GB of RAM and 8 GB of default storage that can be expanded externally up to 32 GB.

For imaging, the device packs a 2 MP fixed focus rear snapper alongside a VGA front-facing shooter for making basic video calls. There are standard connectivity options such as Wi-Fi, micro USB 2.0 and 3.5mm audio jack, while the rest are not yet known. Pumping enough life to the handset is a 2,300 mAh battery that is claimed by the company to deliver 5.5 hours of talk time to the HP 7 Plus tablet.

Besides the internal storage that can be extended, HP provides free 25 GB of Box lifetime cloud storage space and has a slew of pre-loaded apps such as Kingsoft Office, HP ePrint, Skype, HP Connected Photo and HP File Manager.

Key Specs

Model HP 7 Plus
Display 7 inch, 1024×600
Processor 1 GHz Quad Core
RAM 1 GB
Internal Storage 8 GB, Expandable up to 32 GB
OS Android 4.2.2 Jelly Bean
Camera 2 MP/ 0.3 MP
Battery 2,800 mAh
Price Yet to be announced