So HP(alm)’s TouchPad is about as close to an iPad as you can get without giving Apple any money (exact same sized display/form factor, etc). HP, beyond the original demo, hasn’t shown much about the product. However, at Sandisk’s booth (who are supplying the Touchpad’s storage), they were giving out full demos:
I can’t imagine this demo will stay live long but enjoy it while you can and just wonder how it’s “Card-based” OS will compare to an iPad 2 running iOS 5.
- HP on iPad: “We’re going to become better than number one” (9to5mac.com)
- After Amazon, HP too to bypass labels and beat Apple with cloud media locker? (9to5mac.com)
- App queries retailers for iPad 2 availability (9to5mac.com)