Hewlett Packard has revealed the ElitePad 1000 which is a 64-bit tablet with Windows 8.1 and Intel’s Bay Trail Chips. The ElitePad 1000 tablet is targeted at business users with its 10.1 inch screen and a resolution of 1920×1200 pixels. It also runs on Intel’s quad-core Atom processor with clock speeds starting at 1.6GHz.
The ElitePad 1000 will be priced at $739.99 and shipped Worldwide sometime in March 2014. The release of the 64-bit Windows 8.1 tablet was delayed due to limitations by Microsoft, however the 32-bit tablets were released in September 2013.
The ElitePad 1000 is designed to save time and money with its ‘self-repair’ feature. The tablet’s back can be opened up to replace the display, battery, system board, webcam and other components.
Weighing just 680 grams, the ElitePad 1000’s battery life lasts 10 hours and comes with 64GB or 128GB of storage. It has been designed to replace both the work laptop and pure tablets and live somewhere in between the two.