Three thin pounds
packed with features!
The new Compaq Tablet PC TC1000 is the first PC that is versatile
enough to adapt to your working style, all with the power and productivity
of a Windows PC. As a full-function PC, it delivers performance and
compatibility with an innovative form factor offering unprecedented
mobility and versatility. It also simplifies your computing needs with the
added convenience of handwriting.
The revolutionary Compaq Tablet PC operates as a full
function PC, delivering performance and compatibility while weighing less
than three pounds. Designed to operate in multiple modes including tablet,
portable notebook and desktop, the Compaq Tablet PC was engineered to
allow mobile professionals to transition through different working
environments quickly, easily and discreetly. While ideally suited for use
in corporate environments, the Compaq Tablet PC is perfect for real estate
agencies, legal firms, insurance offices, classrooms, sales force
automation applications, field service engineers, and healthcare
applications as well. Now you can have your computing needs met for
business, education classes, seminars and the like in one unit giving
flexibility for easy transition between meetings, hotel and office. The
Compaq Tablet PC allows you to experience a new level of productivity and
mobility by bringing handwriting and computing together in an innovative,
highly mobile and extremely versatile design.
"The comfortable, lightweight design of the Compaq
Tablet PC will allow users to take handwritten notes, create drawings, or
annotate existing documents on the screen in a way that is natural and
intuitive to them, yet still provides all the performance and portability
they've come to expect in a full-function mobile PC," said Ted Clark, vice
president, New Notebook Markets, HP.
"Our Tablet PC is another example of how the Compaq family of products
continues to extend the boundaries and functionality of today's personal
The Compaq Tablet PC TC1000 offers you the latest in
wireless compatibility with integrated antennas to avoid damage and
maximize design throughput. The integrated antennas connect you to a
wireless network through 802.11b technology and provide you with a
dependable route to your information. A variety of regional wireless wide
area solutions will be supported through a PCMCIA slot providing customers
the ability to access the Internet anytime anywhere. The tablet also
excels in visual graphics, and audio quality to meet the presentation and
performance needs that you require whether you are in the conference room,
or at a meeting.
Move seamlessly from meeting room, to travel, to desktop
The Compaq Tablet PC TC1000 is an ultra-slim and lightweight PC that
features all the benefits of the Microsoft Windows XP operating system
with the convenience of pen-based computing. The TC1000 is ideal for the
highly-mobile notebook user who spends significant amounts of time away
from his/her desk taking notes (both written and verbal) and collaborating
The Compaq Tablet PC TC1000 quickly transforms from a 3-pound tablet to
a 4-pound ultra-portable by adding the standard mobile keyboard. With the
addition of the optional external MultiBay, add increased functionality
through a wide assortment of optical and storage options. The Compaq
Tablet PC TC1000 does not synchronize with your desktop because it is your
desktop! The optional Tablet PC docking station supports both landscape
and portrait viewing, as well as a writing mode.
It features MultiBay for addition of either optical or storage
capabilities as well as pass-thru ethernet. For a larger workspace, add an
external monitor, keyboard and mouse for true desktop experience and
HP has had long-standing industry
partnerships with many industry leaders. This type of relationship exists
between HP and Transmeta as Clark
points out, "When designing the Compaq Tablet PC we selected a
high-performance processor that not only delivers the capability business
users expect, but also provides long battery life. Transmeta's Crusoe
TM5800 processor will help deliver a sleek, comfortable, lightweight
Tablet PC that will allow business users to increase productivity in
today's ever-changing business environment."
"HP is known within the industry
as a birthplace of invention and the Compaq Tablet PC is another example
of the innovation and leadership they bring to the mobile market," said
Matthew Perry, president and chief executive officer, Transmeta
Corporation. "Crusoe's power efficiency attributes are enabling mobile
systems, such as the Compaq Tablet PC, that require long battery life and
minimal weight with cool, quiet operation."
Long battery life
The Compaq Tablet PC TC1000 is designed with
industry-standard PC components offering great performance and long
battery life. A bridge battery allows for fast battery swapping and
primary battery provides up to 5+hours of battery life!
High-performance Transmeta Crusoe processors
The Compaq Tablet PC TC1000 is equipped with the
Transmeta Crusoe TM5800 1.0GHz processor and 512KB of integrated cache to
maximize performance. This high-performance processor combined with its
code-morphing software will handle your most intense tasks while at your
desk as well as providing the best balance of performance and battery life
when AC power is not available.
The Compaq Tablet PC TC1000 graphics are powered by a
NVIDIA GeForce2 Go 100graphics controller with 16MB SDRAM dedicated to graphics. This component provides rich
graphics to support your daily business tasks and other applications that
require a more rich support for graphics.
Strength and durability
The Compaq Tablet PC TC1000 outer shell is a
combination of magnesium alloy, engineering-grade polycarbonate polymer,
and shock-resistant glass-to-bezel mounting.
Magnesium alloy is twenty times stronger than plastic
significantly reducing the likelihood of damage to the display if dropped.
These materials allow it to achieve its sleek lightweight design that is
durable enough to stand up to daily use.
Windows® XP Tablet PC Edition
A powerful new operating system, Microsoft Windows XP Tablet PC Edition
is a superset of Microsoft Windows XP Professional. It has leveraged
the depth and breadth of Windows XP Professional, the best enterprise
client operating system, and includes many platform enhancements
such as direct pen input, inking, speech and the tablet PC form factor.
All of these features add up to benefit you. For example, existing
applications will function on the tablet PC just as they function on other
PCs running Windows XP Professional.
Incorporating the power of Microsoft® Windows® XP Tablet PC Edition,
the Compaq Tablet PC is 100% Windows compatible. "HP
is a worldwide leader in delivering innovative technology and solutions to
the marketplace," said Alex Loeb, general manager of the Tablet PC at
Microsoft Corporation. "Together, we will help the evolution of portable
computing and bring the simplicity and power of digital ink to the
everyday PC experience."
HP prides itself on a reputation for industry-standard best of breed
products and the Compaq Tablet PC is a testament to that reputation. It
serves as a full function tablet PC, extending its capabilities beyond
that of a WebPad or PC companion. It offers unprecedented flexibility to
adapt to the way you work. It is also backed by
HP reputation for innovation,
quality, reliability and compatibility.
The HP and Compaq families of
products are extensively tested for compatibility in environments
simulating real-world conditions including all the major operating systems
and networking environments. The Compaq Tablet PC TC1000 is protected
under the industry-leading HP support
umbrella known as HP Services.
HP and its partners provide more than
100,000 sales and authorized service locations worldwide, with trained
professionals ready to give you an unparalleled depth of service and
support at the local level.
Additional information on the new Compaq Tablet PC is available at
www.compaq.com/products/tabletpc and you can
buy the Compaq Tablet PC online.
Simplicity of pen and paper
The Compaq Tablet PC TC1000 provides you with the best of both worlds
–it allows you to access it as a full-function PC in a conventional manner
as well as being able to interface with it as if it were a piece of
natural-looking handwritten notes using the new MS Journal application,
which comes standard with Windows XP.
– Write and store information as "digital
–It ’s just like paper.
–Bring note taking to a higher level
–format with different attributes including colors, bold and italics.
–Search handwritten notes using key words to quickly locate information.
–Draw pictures or sketch.
>No more lost pieces of paper!
With 30GB or more of disk space, all your notes are stored safely in one place.
>Copy your notes as ink or as text
and paste them into e-mail, documents and presentations. The flexibility
of digital ink is limitless as more and more applications become
>Communicate quickly and
discretely with others using digital ink. Whether taking notes or
composing e-mail, the pen interface is as convenient as writing in a
>When you annotate documents
within applications supporting digital ink, you can store your comments
for your own records and send a copy to others.
>Renaming files, filling out
forms? No problem. The Compaq Tablet PC TC1000 input panel offers you the
flexibility of onscreen keyboard and handwriting recognition. It also
supports character recognition and speech recognition.
Compaq Tablet PC TC1000
> Microsoft Windows® XP Tablet PC Edition
> Transmeta Crusoe TM5800 processor 1.0GHz
> 256MB (PC133) SDRAM memory, expandable to 768MB
> 30GB SMART hard drive
> 10.4-inch XGA TFT wide angle viewing film, hard-tempered glass
> NVIDIA GeForce2 Go 100 graphics controller with 16MB SDRAM
> Integrated Type III MiniPCI 56K (v.92) modem and 10/100 NIC
> One Type II PC card slot / one compact flash slot
> Compaq Premier Sound™, two integrated speakers, one integrated
microphone, and support for external headsets and microphone
> (2) USB 2.0, RJ-45 (NIC), RJ-11 (modem), VGA
> 6-cell lithium-Ion technology, bridge battery for fast battery
swapping while in standby mode
> Optional internal 802.11b wireless networking
> Active pen
> 95% detachable keyboard and point stick (standard)
> 3.0 lbs. / 1.4kg Tablet PC only, 4.0 lbs. / 1.8kg Tablet PC with