HP’s New Multitouch Graphing Calculator Has Smartphone Aspirations

HP’s New Multitouch Graphing Calculator Has Smartphone Aspirations


The HP Prime is reminiscent of the Porsche-designed Blackberry released a few years ago, but it’s of course lacking any and all phone or email functionality. What it does boast is a 3.5-inch multitouch display, an included library of apps that can presumably be expanded via sideloaded content, and a brushed metal design that screams business, not pleasure.

Full details like pricing and availability have yet to be revealed, nor the one question that students must be asking: can it play games? [YouTube via Chip Chick]