According to media May 23 news, HP executives discussed will launch later this year Touchpad tablet computer, by that time will be in superpad after, the challenge of launching a new round to ipad, In flat computer brand diversification process, apple whether is will degenerate into a second or more left behind?
HP touchpad will be launched in the second half of this year, momentum is strong, HP executives also announced the launch of new products and that announced the first application partners. Touchpad will be provided with WebOS operating system. The operating system is currently in the market ranked no. 5 Currently tablet market dominant operating system is apple and Google’s android operating system, WebOS is when HP acquisitions Palm obtained technology. The operating system by critics and analysts widely acclaimed. However, this platform will need to attract some developers for its development and application. But, HP said in the network, can easily applications running WebOS platform in the operation.
HP TouchPad is a risk investment, if successful, will be the one that hewlett-packard and apple rival company, is also the only one has his own operating system PC manufacturers.
In PC field, there are few some ways to make HP products and the competitor’s products have very big difference, HP’s philosophy is “better than the first”, they called number one plus. Apple’s iPad is currently the world’s best-selling tablet computer, and HP’s objective is to put tablet computer do better than PC market will succeed.
Facing the HP’s strong brand manufacturers and other tablet computer performance very low-key, superpad in earlier stage to apple launched the first round challenge, in made amazon superpad occupation after sales title ambitions and no tablet market getting satisfaction, just enter therefore a relative calm period, I think is also are accumulating power.
In many challenges in front, apple’s processing plant foxconn recently happen exploded, This event to apple ipad’s production will inevitably cause certain effect, in the next period of time, so,apple ipad really will be other tablet computer brand replace top position? Apple falls into the second or more behind the ranking is not impossible.