Six people who reviewed the HP Slate 7 thought it was able to connect to the internet. Alien937 mentioned in their HP Slate 7 review on Amazon “HP leads the way with built-in 3G Internet access” and gave it a rating of 80 out of 100. Alien937 also mentioned “Once set up, DataPass works very well, giving you 2 years' worth of mobile Internet access - something that's highly unusual for a device of this price”. Arj wrote in their review “For the price this is a good device with the big bonus of a little internet access” nonetheless they only scored it 2 stars.
One person said in their reviews that this tablet had network functionality. Elainec mentioned “Network 3 do a reasonable set up of £15 per month for 10GB” in their review of the HP Slate 7. One customer who purchased the HP Slate 7 mentioned that it was wifi compatible. Mrs Rosemary Simpson wrote in her review of this tablet “It seems very easy to use, responsive using WiFi, light, good colours”.
One HP Slate 7 reviewer who purchased it thought it was good in terms of USB connections. Old Timer wrote on Amazon three years ago “With the Slate 7 HD you'll have more joy setting USB connection (swipe down from the top left corner) to Media Device” in their HP Slate 7 review.