Hewlett-Packard will reportedly unveil a 7-inch tablet in August following the July 1 debut of its 9.7-inch TouchPad.
HP has ordered 400,000 to 450,000 TouchPad tablets per month from supplier Inventec, says a story in Friday's Taiwan Economic News. Inventec will supply HP with the upcoming 9.7-inch TouchPad as well as the new 7-inch tablet.
An industry insider cited by Taiwan Economic News says that HP will order around 3 million tablets from Inventec this year.
Beyond the August kickoff date, no details were revealed about the 7-inch tablet. A request to HP for comment … Read more