Slate 7 is the latest budget friendly tablet from hp featuring Google’s Android operating system. It is also the first hp tablet to run Android OS. The slate 7 features a 7-inch display with the resolution of 1024 x 600 pixels. It is powered by 1.6GHz dual core processor and 1GB RAM. For multimedia, Slate 7 packs a 3 Mega Pixel camera at back and a VGA front facing camera for video calls. For storage, it will come with 8GB internal memory in addition to microSD card slot. The Slate 7 will come pre-installed with Google’s Jelly Bean OS (Android 4.1). For connectivity, it supports Bluetooth 4.0, Wifi 802.11 b/g/n and microUSB port. The Slate 7 is expected to go on sale during Q2 of 2013 and will be available to purchase for $169. Stay tuned for more updates or follow @harrym20 on Twitter.