HCL has announced three tablets starting from Rs 7,999. These are educational tablets named My Edu Tab U1, My Edu Tab K12 and My Edu Tab HE. Of these three, the first one, My Edu Tab U1 is for the general public. It starts at Rs 7,999 and is the cheapest one in the series. It doesn't have content related to education.
The other two in this series My Edu Tab K12 and My Edu Tab HE are meant exclusively for the students. K12 is meant for the school students while HE is meant for college students. HCL offers free educational content for a year with the K12 owners and for three years for the HE tablet owners.
The My Edu Tab K12 and My Edu Tab HE are available for a price in India of Rs 11, 499 and Rs 9,999. Both have the HCL cloud storage support. These three tablets have similar specifications.
They are powered by Android 4.0 ICS operating system and sport a 1 GHz ARM Cortex A8 processor. However, they do not have access to Google Play (formerly known as Android Market). Instead, the users can access the HCL ME App Store to download applications. The availability of these tablets is still not announced.