HP is going to release updated versions of its TouchSmart tm2 with Intel’s latest processors. The faster versions of this consumer-oriented Tablet PC will hit the market in the second half of this month.
Currently, this computer runs Microsoft Windows 7 Home Premium on an Intel Core 2 Duo processor, but the new versions will feature Intel’s latest Core i3 and i5 processors.
An Overview of the HP TouchSmart tm2
The TouchSmart tm2 is a convertible Tablet PC featuring multitouch technology aimed at a consumer audience. It can be used as a traditional laptop with keyboard highlighted by a touch-enabled display, or as a tablet, using either a digital pen or multiple finger gestures.
This computer features a 12.1-inch, XVGA (1280 x 800) display and a six-cell battery offering up to eight hours of power.
A range of touch applications come preloaded, including photo-editing software, tools for organizing and managing media, and a touch-enabled Netflix app.
The tm2 weighs 4.7 pounds and is just over an inch thick.