Hewlett Packard official have already stated that the corporation strategies to give tablets one more try — and implied that the company’s next tablet might run Windows 8 instead of webOS or Android. Now the people at Neowin have snagged a leaked demonstration which appears to present a first look at HP’s new Windows 8 tablet PC.
The Hewlett Packard Slate 8 tablet appears to be focused at business and pro clients, much like the HP Slate 500 Windows 7 tablet. It will ship with Windows 8 Pro OS.
But the HP Slate 8 additionally looks a little much more consumer-friendly than the company’s Windows 7 tablets thanks to Microsoft’s brand new touch-friendly Metro interface. The new tablet will have an x86 processor, however it will reportedly obtain 8-10 hrs of battery-life and be only 9.2mm (about 0.36 inches) thick, which makes it thinner than the new iPad. It’s a some heavier though – around 1.5 pounds.