There is happy news for the Aakash2 tablet users. It is going to get a software upgrade to Android ICS version. The officials are proud to announce this update quite soon after the tablet launch itself. However, they haven’t revealed the facts regarding whether this upgrade would be delivered over the air or else as a separate PC download. This ICS update would be a noteworthy benefit for the students for their education purposes to which this tablet is mainly focused on.
Coming to the other tablet features, Aakash2 houses a single core 800 MHz processor, 7-inch touch screen display, 256 MB of RAM and 2 GB internal memory storage space. The officials are also planning to upgrade its processor to a dual core one to enhance its performance. One can also expect this processor upgrade within this year itself.
Some of the other interesting features of Aakash2 tablets include HD video Co Processor, external expandable memory up to 32 GB, 2 standard USB ports (Version 2.0), 3.5mm audio jack, resistive touch screen, high quality video streaming & HD quality video playback, GPRS & WiFi IEEE 802.11 a/b/g connectivity, and much more.
Embedded modem included in the tablet model facilitates users to get rid of external dongles thereby allowing access to Internet from anywhere. The WiFi connectivity enables accessing YouTube videos at hotspots at a faster pace. Yet another highlight is its DataWind's patented acceleration technology.
This permits users to have fast web access to internet even on to GPRS networks. It also allows users to get engaged in mailing activity. Moreover, social networking is also becomes very simple. Games, Full Office suite, Educational software, and over 150,000 other apps will also be made accessible with the help of Aakash2 tablet.
Other highlight is its compatibility with any ordinary pen drives. Plug in 3G dongle is also supported. This tablet also incorporates mobile phone functionality by which the users can make or receive voice calls.
The Aakash2 tablet which is also known as UbiSlate 7 tablet with its operating system upgrade and its upcoming processor upgrade would showcase a superior performance. Already, the tablet is having considerable sales in Indian market. With this upgrade, the demand of these tablets would surely rise.
With this latest version of Android update, Aakash2 tablet users will be highly benefited. Looking on to the pricing of this tablet which is just around Rs. 3,000/-, the ICS would be a significant change.