HP ElitePad 900 Windows 8 tablet announced, features unique ‘smart jackets’
What makes this tablet unique is the HP Smart Jackets and additional accessories designed specifically for the ElitePad 900, that claim to expand the tablet’s potential for business users.
While the HP ElitePad Productivity Jacket includes an integrated keyboard, connectivity ports, SD card reader and adjustable viewing angles, the Expansion Jacket adds USB, HDMI and other connectivity to get more done on the go. It further enhances battery life when bundled with the optional HP ElitePad Jacket battery.
Other accessories like the ElitePad Rugged Case provides military-grade reliability and enhances the stylish profile of the ElitePad. The Docking Station promises to deliver an enterprise-class desktop experience with an added keyboard and monitor and also charges the tablet. users can enjoy multitasking by using the tablet as a secondary screen.
The HP Executive Tablet Pen lets customers write messages and notes in their natural handwriting directly on screen and then save or convert to typed text for use in other applications.
Additional user-experience software includes the CyberLink Media suite, which enables users to manage and create audio and video content as seen on other HP business PCs. Users can also record and listen to audio with a stereo microphone and headset jack SRS Audio.
The HP ElitePad 900 is expected to be available in the US in January 2013. Pricing information will be announced closer to availability.