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HP Slate 7 HD PXA986 1.2GHz 16GB 7" Tablet

PXA986 1.2GHz Android 16GB Aug 2014
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Stay connected from the car to the plane5 from the office to the sofa. And places in between. With flexible 3G, Google Play, innovative sound from Beats Audio, HD display, and two-camera vision,... More
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Owner Reviews Are Average

On average, people who bought this tablet computer rated it as 78%.

Good Connectivity

A few HP Slate 7 HD owners who bought it mentioned that it was able to connect to the internet. Two years ago Alien937 rated the product 80 out of 100 and mentioned on Amazon “HP leads the way with built-in 3G Internet access”. Alien937 also mentioned “Once set up, DataPass works very well, giving you 2 years' worth of mobile Internet access - something that's highly unusual for a device of this price”. Arj said “For the price this is a good device with the big bonus of a little internet access” in their review although they gave this tablet a rating of 40 out of 100.

Two HP Slate 7 HD reviewers concluded that the product had network functionality. Elainec said on Amazon “Network 3 do a reasonable set up of” in their review of this tablet. One customer mentioned in their reviews that it was wifi compatible.

One customer who reviewed it wrote that it was good in terms of USB connections. Old Timer said in their review of the HP Slate 7 HD on Amazon “With the Slate 7 HD you'll have more joy setting USB connection (swipe down from the top left corner) to Media Device”.

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Reasonably Priced

Several customers who reviewed it agreed that it was good value for money. Alien937 said “This review is of the HP Slate 7 HD.**) The build quality of HP's Slate 7 HD is decent for the price, with a nice glossy display” . Alien937 also said “The 3G Internet access built into the price makes it both great value and more attractive than similar 7-inch tablets”. Amazon Customer gave it a rating of 5 stars and said “Great tablet for the price with free internet” in their HP Slate 7 HD review.

A few people who reviewed this tablet considered that it was a bargain for the price. Amazon Customer mentioned in their review of the HP Slate 7 HD on Amazon “Tablet is cheap” but they only scored the product 20 out of 100. Two years ago Arj wrote “It's a bargain considering the access would cost” but despite that they scored it 2 stars. Arj also said “It's an impressive bargain if you consider the device cost minus the estimated equivalent cost through a cheap payg option is £40”.

One HP Slate 7 HD owner mentioned in their reviews that it was cheap. Two years ago Arj said in their HP Slate 7 HD review “The back plastic looks at feels rubbish - HP use a much better one for their budget laptops.”.

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Good Product Quality

Five HP Slate 7 HD reviewers who reviewed the HP Slate 7 HD considered that it was good quality. Luís Pereira gave it an excellent rating and wrote in their review “Is the tablet with the best quality / price ratio”. Mr K a Mitchell wrote in his review two years ago “Performs well and good quality”.

Robust

Three HP Slate 7 HD reviewers considered that this tablet was well made. Two years ago Elainec mentioned in their review of the HP Slate 7 HD “With a built in sim card”. Old Timer scored the product 5 stars and mentioned “CONSTRUCTIONThe Slate 7 HD feels well made, solid enough in the hand that you don't think you're holding something fragile” in their HP Slate 7 HD review.

One customer who reviewed the HP Slate 7 HD considered that it was easy to damage or scratch. Two years ago Jwn Win said in their review of the HP Slate 7 HD “I am not a tech person, I bought this to replace a broken iPad.I am really impressed so far! It is just fractionally slower than my ipad”.

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Easy to Use

Some customers who purchased it considered that it was easy to use. Alice said in her review “Free to use tablet for people on the go” and rated this tablet 5 stars. Mrs Rosemary Simpson said in her review of this tablet on Amazon “It seems very easy to use, responsive using WiFi, light, good colours” and gave the product a rating of 80 out of 100. Old Timer said two years ago “The HP Stand Case for Slate 7 HD has cutouts for the controls that put your finger in exactly the right place” and rated the product as excellent.

One HP Slate 7 HD reviewer who bought it reckoned that it was easy to setup.

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Good Picture Quality

Several HP Slate 7 HD owners who bought the product agreed that it had good colour saturation. Two years ago Old Timer said on Amazon “The colours are, err, colourful”.

One person said in their reviews that the HP Slate 7 HD was good for watching movies. Arj wrote on Amazon “The performance is more than adequate for movies, internet and a bit of casual gaming” in their HP Slate 7 HD review however they rated it 2 stars.

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Nice Design

One HP Slate 7 HD owner who reviewed it concluded that it was a good design. Jill Saint rated it as excellent and she said in her review “However on unpacking it I was pleased with the weight & design & it was just so easy to set up- even for an android novice such as myself”.

One HP Slate 7 HD reviewer mentioned in their reviews that the HP Slate 7 HD was good looking. Old Timer said in their HP Slate 7 HD review on Amazon “I copied Gravity to the tablet and it was visually stunning, although the script was still lousy”.

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Good Battery Life

Several HP Slate 7 HD reviewers reckoned that the HP Slate 7 HD had a good battery life. Luís Pereira rated the HP Slate 7 HD as excellent and mentioned in their HP Slate 7 HD review “The battery is quite good”. Mitchelle Nunez wrote in their review of the HP Slate 7 HD on Amazon “I like it when I first used it, after 5 days of using it the tablet just suddenly shut down I know there is still enough battery on it” yet they gave it a score of 20 out of 100.

Good for Games

One customer wrote in their reviews that the product was good playing games on. Old Timer gave this tablet a very good review and said on Amazon “I would say that keen gamers might need more grunt.” in their review.

Good Size

One HP Slate 7 HD owner thought the product was a good weight.

Good Sound Quality

One HP Slate 7 HD reviewer said in their reviews that the HP Slate 7 HD had good sound quality.

HP Tablets Have Good Reviews

We calculated the average reviews for all HP tablet computers and also specifically for HP PXA986 processor tablet computers and found that in both cases HP had good reviews compared to other brands.

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Very High Rear Camera Resolution

When compared to other tablet computers that have been on the market for around the same time as the Slate 7 HD that we have checked, the HP Slate 7 HD's rear camera resolution of 5 megapixels is one of the highest. Tablets of a similar age and type to the Slate 7 HD have rear camera resolutions of between 2MP and 5MP, and the average rear camera resolution is 3.4MP.

There are a number of alternative 5MP rear camera resolution tablet computers currently available that you might want to consider including the Slate 7 HD (£95.60), or the Slate 10 (£134.41) both from HP which has better reviews.

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Quite Large Internal Storage Capacity

The average internal storage capacity of tablets that have been on the market for a comparable time to the Slate 7 HD is 12GB, and the internal storage capacity range from 8GB to 16GB. With an internal storage capacity of 16 gigabytes, the HP Slate 7 HD has a fairly large internal storage capacity compared to most of the other PXA986 processor tablet computers that have been available for a comparable time to the Slate 7 HD.

We compared all the other 16GB internal storage capacity tablets to this tablet computer and we think the Slate 7 HD (£95.60), and the Slate 10 (£134.41) both from HP which has better reviews is also worth considering.

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Very High Front Camera Resolution

The HP Slate 7 HD has a very high front camera resolution (2 megapixels) compared to most of the other tablets that have been available for more than two years. Across all the PXA986 processor tablet computers that have been available for a similar time to the Slate 7 HD the front camera resolutions range from 0.3MP to 2MP.

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DDR3L-SDRAM Internal Memory Type

The HP Slate 7 HD has a better internal memory type than most similar spec tablet computers that have been on the market for more than two years. This tablet computer has a DDR3L-SDRAM internal memory type, whereas most comparable spec tablet computers that were released more than two years ago have a DDR3-SDRAM internal memory type. The worst internal memory type of all tablet computers of a similar type and age to the Slate 7 HD is DDR3Lm-SDRAM and the best is LPDDR3-SDRAM.

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3 Reasons Against

Inferior Webcam

One HP Slate 7 HD owner who bought the product considered that it was not good for making skype calls. Andrei mentioned in their review of the HP Slate 7 HD on Amazon two years ago “The fact that skype cannot make voicecalls has ruined all of it”.

Not 4G Compatible

The HP Slate 7 HD is not 4G compatible, although this is within the context that most of the other comparable spec tablets that have been around for more than two years are also not 4G compatible.

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Fairly Thick

Across all the tablets of a similar type and age to the Slate 7 HD the thicknesses range from 9mm to 180mm. With a thickness of 119.8 millimeters, the Slate 7 HD has a fairly thick thickness compared to most of the other tablet computers that have been on the market for a similar time to the Slate 7 HD.

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4 Other reasons to consider the HP Slate 7 HD

Released Over Two Years Ago

This PXA986 processor tablet computer has been on the market for over two years.

Average Processor Clock Speed

The HP Slate 7 HD has a relatively average processor clock speed (1.2 gigahertz) compared to most of the other tablet computers of this spec and age.

Alternative 1.2GHz processor clock speed tablet computers currently available which you might want to consider include the Samsung SM-T110 Galaxy Tab 3, the HP Slate 7 HD (£95.60), or the GOCLEVER Elipso 71 which has better reviews.

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Two Processor Cores

The Slate 7 HD has two processor cores. That's average compared to the other eight similar spec tablet computers that have been around for a comparable time to the Slate 7 HD that we have assessed the number of processor cores of.

We compared this tablet computer to all the other 2 processor core tablet computers and we think because of it's better review score, the Samsung SM-T110 Galaxy Tab 3, the HP Slate 7 HD (£95.60), and the GOCLEVER Elipso 71 is also worth considering.

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Average Screen Size

With a screen size of 7 inches, the HP Slate 7 HD has a relatively typical screen size compared to most of the other tablet computers of this age and type.

We compared all the other 7" tablet computers to this tablet computer and we think the Samsung SM-T110 Galaxy Tab 3, the HP Slate 7 HD (£95.60), and the GOCLEVER Elipso 71 which has better reviews is also worth considering.

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Expert Reviews

(9)

The HP Slate 7 HD can't compete with the iPad or high-end Android tablets, but then again it's not meant to. It's built and designed for those light tablet users who want a budget device that...

14 April 2014

In all, the HP Slate 7 HD is a bit of a mixed tablet. The inclusion of free data will undoubtedly prove a massive draw in this data-oriented world, and it is something that's really hard to...

14 April 2014

In all, the HP Slate 7 HD is a bit of a mixed tablet. The inclusion of free data will undoubtedly prove a massive draw in this data-oriented world, and it is something that's really hard to...

21 May 2014

Sonuç olarak, HP Slate 7 HD hem iyi hem kötü yönleri olan bir tablet.  Ama genel olarak bak?ld???nda, Galaxy Tab 3'ün, Kindle Fire HD'nin, Kindle Fire HDX'în ve hatta Hudl'?n bile gerisinde...

3 April 2014

Video review: HP'nin daha önce inceledi?imiz Slate 7 tableti güncellendi. HD ekranla gelen tablet, 3G ba?lant? destekliyor. Ürün, 780 TL civar? bir fiyat etiketine sahip. Ancak, çe?itli... Read more…

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User Reviews

(52)

I bought this table and unfortunately I am really disappointed. 1- HP only offers 1 year of warranty. 2- It hangs and then suddenly restart after a few hours of working. 3- Material is low... Read more…

Reviewed 16 June 2016 by Abdu
(Verified Purchase)

Very good...

Reviewed 14 September 2015 by Amazon Customer
(Verified Purchase)

It worked for 12 months 1 week! the screen became white - it lookeked like it was covered by a layer of snow. when HP were contacted they informed me that the repair would cost more than the... Read more…

Reviewed 28 February 2015 by Lena
(Verified Purchase)

Excellent product and you'd pay more than that for a good tablet without mobile broadband for 2 years.

Reviewed 28 February 2015 by Alice
(Verified Purchase)

Excellent product and you'd pay more than that for a good tablet without mobile broadband for 2 years.

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Manufacturer Part Numbers hewlettpackard f4c54, hewlettpackard f4c54u, hewlettpackard f4c54ua
Barcodes 00888182138496, 00888182351604

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