HP Omni 10: A Good Performer with Full Windows Experience
By introducing HP Omni 10, the brand has offered unique product to its customers that is smart, easy to use and loaded with a host of features as well. The Omni 10 is a 10.1 inch tablet available at the price of Android models; also it runs on Windows 8.1 with full HD screen and quad-core Bay Trail processor.
With the mindset to compete with Android rivals in every aspect, HP realized that it’s not enough to manufacture high-end pricing tablets with low-end specs like other tablet manufacturers have been doing. It needed to produce something to contend against the Android rivals – HP Omni 10 tablet is surely the answer to these.
Here’s all you need to know about the HP Omni 10:
Design and Build
The Omni 10 is a light-weight tablet of 1.4 lbs, which is pretty light compared to other products in the same category. The tablet has rounded edges in the back and graphite finish that encases the rear of the tablet. It is soft and smooth, which provides the illusion of a cushioned grip unlike the cold aluminum and plastic feel.
Ports and Buttons
The Omni 10 tablet includes a microSDXC slot and a 3.5 mm jack for headphones. The tablet also includes DC-in jack, micro-HDMI D-Connector and micro-USB slot as well.
To differentiate itself from other competing tablets, HP has included a variety of software in this 10.1 inch model. Along with Windows 8.1, the product also includes a trial version of Microsoft Office Student and Home edition, HP Connected Photo and HP QuickStart. To introduce new users to Windows 8, HP also included a touch-based app in the tablet.
A set of speakers are located at the bottom right and left corners of the tablet. The tablet also includes HP Connected Music app that links to iHeart Radio, TuneIn Radio and trail for Beats Music. The quality of sound enhances when the headphones are plugged in the port. However, if you are looking for great video and audio streaming sessions, you may feel disappointed at times.
The HP Omni 10 includes a rear camera of 8MP and a 2MP front camera. The rear camera offers sufficient indoor and outdoor picture quality. It also includes video capabilities using the rear camera which work well enough for a tablet. With the front camera, Skype calls can be conducted easily.
The HP product includes a 31Wh battery with a battery life of 8.5 hours on a single charge.
- Dimensions - 180.30mm x 259.10mm x 10.20mm
- Resolution - 1920 x 1200 pixels
- RAM – 2 GB
- Internal storage – 32 GB
- No removable battery
- Browser supports Flash
- Includes Wi-Fi
- V 4.00 Bluetooth
- Includes sensors like Magnetometer, Accelerometer, Ambient light sensor and Gyroscope.