HP releases 4 new tablets

HP has released four new tablets in time for Christmas.

It has launched two seven-inch tablets, one eight-inch and one ten-inch, and they all run Android’s Jelly Bean operating system. The first three are powered by Nvidia, and the ten-inch tablet sports a dual-core Marvell chip.

The HP Slate7 Plus is on sale for $149.99 (£91) has at least six hours of battery life, a five-megapixel camera and a 1,280 x 800 screen resolution. It comes with 8GB of internal storage and a microSD slot for expandable storage up to 32GB.

The HP Slate7 Extreme has more powerful hardware, such as a 1.8GHz Nvidia Tegra 4 chip with four ARM Cortex A15 cores. Priced at $199.99, this tablet has up to ten hours of battery life and an 16GB internal storage drive.

The most expensive tablet is the HP Slate8 Pro, which costs $329.99. It boasts a 1,600 x 1,200 resolution, an eight-megapixel camera and up to 11 hours of battery life.

The largest tablet is the HP Slate10 HD, which costs $299.99 and includes a ten hour battery life. Its resolution is 1,280 x 800 and it has 16GB of storage.