Officially unveiled at CES 2010, “Phil McKinney, walks us through HP’s latest innovation, the HP Slate.” The walkthrough begins with a short backstory on how the tablet came about, starting with e-reader prototypes in 2005. Video after the break.

It’s only now, however, in a “perfect storm” of innovation, that HP finds itself capable of pairing the right hardware with the mainstream-friendly price point it was shooting for.

[via Engadget]