HP TouchPad reduced to as low as $99.99 starting tomorrow

With HP out of the webOS hardware game, dramatic price reduction of the TouchPad tablet has started with the 16GB model reduced $300 to $99.99 and the 32GB version cut by $350 to $149.99; ironically, television ads still push the 16GB model for $399.99...
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4. Pdubb

Posts: 249; Member since: Aug 08, 2011

Running out and getting me one maybe even two. I can see what the fuss over tablets is all about for $100 and feel ok about it. I don't need any apps just email and web lol! Great job HP!!

6. daniel_bargs

Posts: 325; Member since: Nov 27, 2010

wow $99? can you put android in this crapOS device? if so.... i will buy it! hahaha. Modding community please do something to revive this touchpad with android

7. zuno gyakusatsu

Posts: 257; Member since: Mar 16, 2010

lol android? you might as well just buy one and bust it over your knee, you will get the same experience.

15. Sniggly

Posts: 7305; Member since: Dec 05, 2009

You know, I don't think I miss you after all. Over a year of posting here and you have yet to say a single thing of value. Even Taco has a better track record than you.

17. vvelez5

Posts: 623; Member since: Jan 29, 2011

"OOOHO!! its funny because Taco makes no sense either"

22. The_Miz

Posts: 1496; Member since: Apr 06, 2011

Whoa there kiddo, let's not spew random bs. webOS is 10x better than Crapdroid. It just had lackluster hardware. Android is so buggy that's it impossible to do anything on it without forcing a close.

8. GeckoHA559

Posts: 47; Member since: Jan 28, 2011

Lol, I wanted to comment on an HP article here on Phonesarena a couple weeks ago that all latest HP product price will dropping by at least 25% before the end of the month at which they were all launched, but decided not to incase they proove me wrong. So much hype form HP that went something like 'think small,think big' or something and in the end nothing that can stand for over a couple of months in the market without a price drop. The worst thing is they've gotten rid of the Palm brand along with webOS it seems now.

9. GeckoHA559

Posts: 47; Member since: Jan 28, 2011

*will BE dropping sorry

10. ArmageddonX

Posts: 96; Member since: May 11, 2011

It is sad... but this is the consequence of not listening to your customers. People tried to tell Palm/HP what to do to be successful and they lied & mistreated their most loyal customers. The final slap in the face to the most loyal webOS supporters is that most of the early adopters of the TouchPad, Veer, Pre2, & Pre3 will all be stuck with unsupported devices. So, HP/Palm, how are you going to make up for the lies you told legacy device owners about webOS2.0? I guess you're not. You know what happens when you lie to your most loyal customers? They stop buying & supporting your products. It might be sad, but they did this to themselves. In the beginning webOS had just as much of a chance to be successful as Android but thanks to decisions, lies, & business practices of Palm & HP it'll be a footnote in technology history. I'm proud to say; I told you so.

12. Dujai R.

Posts: 17; Member since: Oct 12, 2009

I'm getting one tomorrow. Nuff said.

14. got a MOMENT unregistered

Will all major retailer like best buy or walmart have them for 100 bucs. i am so getting one tommoroww before they run out. But the question is were can i buy one

16. bossmt_2

Posts: 459; Member since: Oct 13, 2009

It's freaking tempting. App support is gonna be gone, but 100 bucks for a web browsing tablet is awesome.

19. drodriguezsd

Posts: 35; Member since: Jun 10, 2010

I'm ordering online. From HP I've heard the new price is effective at 7 A.M. EST. Anyone else heard of a time? If it's not available then I'll probably go to Bestbuy tomorrow morning right when they open.

23. clevername

Posts: 1436; Member since: Jul 11, 2008

definitely worth a buy, just for a tablet at a hundred buck. hell i can find crappy andriod 2.1 tablets with 7" resistive touchscreens and no access to the android market for the same price and higher. a fullfledged mobile os, even if its a little laggy is worth 100 bucks. and its even got prety capable hardware. i'll definitely pick one up inn the morning, if only to complete my portfolio of mobile devices.

25. anubis13k unregistered

I purchased 5 Hp touchpads for family and friends at regular price of 399.99 intentionally. Going back to bestbuy to get price adjusted once it lowers to 99.99. Too bad my local bestbuy placed a limit, one per customer when I went back to buy more.

26. AlwaysHonorLegacy unregistered

Now if it only can sync up to my old palm desktop I'd buy out the entire inventory


Posts: 3131; Member since: Jan 12, 2010

WOW, looks like its already freaking sold out.

30. mannyfs

Posts: 69; Member since: Feb 11, 2011

cool! maybe now that everyone is grabbing one some people will start getting apps done and it will finally be worth something, in my opinion it just needs apps more than anything

31. PeterIfromsweden

Posts: 1230; Member since: Aug 03, 2011

Maybe HP sees the success of the low pricing and start making WebOS tablets again ?

42. Sniggly

Posts: 7305; Member since: Dec 05, 2009

If HP is stupid enough to sell off their entire computer division, which is a huge chunk of their business, then they probably won't have that kind of light bulb go off in their head.

35. jaygarrett1976 unregistered

Just checked our inventory at bestbuy, apparently its only for Canada. WTF?

38. rahul nair unregistered

Can anyone tell me is this availiable in India..?? Please please,my id rahul.p.nair4[at]gmail.com

43. Pochi unregistered

Wow i check Best Buy, Office Depot, Target, and Staples and none of them had it. Radioshack still has it for orig price smh.

45. Immolate

Posts: 310; Member since: Jun 17, 2011

Yup, I've been all over the web and the only place I could find that would still allow you to place an order on the 32G model is Micro Center. I ordered two and I'm waiting for my confirmation letter before I believe I'm actually going to get one.www.microcenter.com good luck to you

46. HTCiscool

Posts: 449; Member since: Jul 16, 2011

Chances are, it might actually rise to around $200 if retailers see a surge of interest. Even for $300 bucks you can't go wrong. I just can't believe a high-end, dual-core powered, WebOS toting tablet can be going for as low as 100 bucks.

47. Thump3rDX17

Posts: 2160; Member since: May 10, 2010

i was going to get a couple myself today but everybody in town has beaten me to em. o:

51. AMAZON unregistered

where is it? which store sell? I want to buy all in the store!


Posts: 3131; Member since: Jan 12, 2010

just got mine a couple hours ago, I lucked out because it was the last one. Its really nice for 104 dollars lol

62. The_Miz

Posts: 1496; Member since: Apr 06, 2011

I'm such an ass I went to the nearest store and bought 4 of them since I am The Miz and I'm AWESOME. Now I have 4 and that means four people won't get one lol.

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