HP has launched a ‘Made for India’ Pro 8 tablet that would monitor subsidy distribution through Aadhaar authentication and deliver other benefits related to government schemes.
The HP Pro 8 price in India starts at Rs. 19,374, with support for regional languages and voice calling support.
HP Pro 8 tablet features an 8″ HD and IPS display, powered by 64-bit quad-core MediaTek MT8735 SoC coupled with 2GB of RAM and 16GB of inbuilt storage – expandable via microSD card (up to 64GB). It packs a 6000mAh battery. Sensors on board include accelerometer, ambient light sensor, gyroscope, and proximity sensor.
“These devices are exclusively made for India. Fit for outdoor conditions, the devices have 15 hours of battery life for field workers and are dust and water resistant. The 4G-enabled devices with strong battery ensure connectivity even in remote areas,” Sumeer Chandra, Managing Director, HP Inc India, told IANS.
“We have won a few big deals from state governments for delivering tens of thousands of such devices. These tablets are not just being sold purely as devices but as end-to end solutions. We will provide the devices and get partners bring their software and solutions into it,” Chandra told IANS.