Micromax has announced the launch of its first tablet PC for Rs 6,499. The tablet is dubbed Funbook and it has impressive specifications. It will be powered by the Android 4.0 ICS operating system and 1.2 GHz processor. This low cost tablet is quite attractive.
It will have a 7 inch capacitive touchscreen display with a resolution of 800 x 480 pixels. This size and resolution is common in the low cost tablets. As per the manufacturer, the display can support multi-touch inputs and pinch to zoom options.
The device also sports a good graphics processor for multimedia. As mentioned above, it will be powered by Android ICS and will carry the credit of being the cheapest Android ICS device. It will also have 4 GB of internal memory and 512 MB RAM. The memory can be expanded to 32 GB using a micro SD card.
It has Wi-Fi and 3G connectivity features. The consumers will get a Tata Photon EVDO data card free with the device. This offers them 1 GB of free download for a couple of months. It is available in black and slate grey colors. It will also have a front facing VGA camera of 0.3 MP.
Funbook will be preloaded with some of the basic apps. It will also have study materials for the students of school and college along with preparatory content for MBA, engineering and medical students.