June 13, 2011 10:09 am
The HP TouchPad is hitting Canadian soil on July 15th. There are a couple set price points this will be available for: 16GB model for $519.99 and the 32GB version for $619.99. HP has yet to announce where Canadians will be able to grab one of these, but we have a bit of news for you. The above image is from a big box retailer but it also seems Rogers will be one of the carriers that will be creating space on their store floors for this Wi-Fi tablet. In addition, they will also be releasing Pre 3 with an expected launch date of Tuesday, July 19th.
The Pre 3 is a follow-up to the Pre 2 (available on Rogers) and the original Pre (available on Bell). As for specs of the Pre 3, this now comes with bigger 3.6-inch display (480 x 800), runs webOS 2.2, a 1.4GHz processor, 5 megapixel camera which records 720p HD video, Wi-Fi.
Update: This doc states that the TouchPad will be on sale, in Canada, for $499 and $599.
No word yet on price points… more soon!