This tablet was launched on yesterday i.e., October 5th 2011. At a function in Delhi, Kapil Sibal described this Tablet:
The computer will be launched next month…This is not just a dream, it is a reality. The computer will bring in immense benefits to the students and can perform all the functions that any other computer can perform.
Let us have a look at the specifications of this cheapest Tablet.
Display: 7-inch with resistive touch screen (800×480 resolution)
OS: Android* v2.2 (Froyo)
Weight: Around 360 gms
Keyboard: Built In
Connectivity: USB port, WiFi**, 3.5mm Jack
Internal Memory: 2GB
Expandable Memory: 32GB
Battery: 3 hours (2100mAh Battery)
Supported File Formats: DOC, DOCX, PPT, PPTX, XLS, XLSX, ODT, ODP
Processor: 366 Mhz. Connexant with Graphics accelerator and HD Video processor
Supported Image Formats: PNG, JPG, BMP and GIF
Supported Audio Formats: MP3, AAC, AC3, WAV, WMA
Supported Video Formats: MPEG2, MPEG4, AVI, FLV
Applications: PDF Viewer, Text Editor
* Android Market cannot be accessed.
** WiFi will be available after 6 months which will change the price of Aakash Tablet PC to Rs. 3000.
This phone is mainly launched for educational purpose.