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TechRadar Apr 14, 2014

In a world dominated by cheap Android tablets and iPads, HP has chosen to offer two years of 3G data to help differentiate itself. Unfortunately though, if you can live without you'd be better off shopping elsewhere.

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Engadget Sep 19, 2013

The Slate 7 HD and Slate 10 HD deserve to be lumped into the same paragraph: they share the same industrial design, along with the same specs. Both tablets have 1,280 x 800 IPS screens, a nine-hour battery, an unspecified dual-core processor, Beats Audio and optional 4G connectivity.

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CNET Sep 19, 2013

... felt relatively thin and light for their respective form factor. The grippy textured back combined with the rounded corners and curved edges made them comfortable to hold in either one or two hands. Touch screen responsiveness was fast and performance was smooth when navigating between apps.

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Laptop Magazine Sep 19, 2013

The slates come with a textured plastic rear shell that feels durable, but don’t expect a tablet that feels as premium to the touch as Google’s new Nexus 7 ... felt extremely lightweight– especially the 7-inch variant.

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