iBall is back in the news once more, and this time it's due to release of yet another slate for users. The company has officially pulled the covers off the brand new iBall Slide WQ149 which is a 10.1-inch tablet with the power of a modern day PC built into it.
The new tablet, which arrives after the successful launch of the company's 8-inch Windows based Tablet PC (iBall Slide WQ32 powered by Intel), offers seamless combination of Tablet with power of PC.
The Slide WQ149 runs on the latest Windows 8.1 operating system with the power of the Intel Processor embedded on to it. The company claims that the tablet will help users manage their PC related business requirements and also necessitate entertainment simultaneously with ease.
Commenting on the launch, Mr. Sandeep Parasrampuria (Director of iBall) said, "iBall Slide WQ149 is the perfect answer to those who are on the fence about whether to buy a Tablet or Laptop. With our latest WQ149 iBall Slide we say - Get both! This 2-in-1 at iBall Slide offers the best of both the worlds."
"Today we are excited to reveal the next fruit of our collaborative effort with Intel and Microsoft. It is not only futuristic trend but also light weight for those on move and economical to for each of your team members needing the Windows and office usage."
The super compact WQ149 is powered by the Intel Atom Processor Z3735D with a host of features. The tablet also comes bundled with magnetic pogo pin keyboard with touch pad and cover. It also performs faster with multi-tasking capabilities due to 2 GB DDR3 RAM and 32 GB built-in storage (expandable up to 64 GB).
Further, the tablet is loaded with 5MP auto-focus camera with flash, and a front 2MP camera for video chatting. Easy connection through Micro USB port provision with input devices, peripherals and accessories such as speaker, printer, projector, and scanner, etc is also possible.
Speaking on the launch, Anand Ramamoorthy, Director Consumption Sales, Intel South Asia said "Intel has always strived to bring to users the best-in-class devices, across form factors and price points. We are delighted to collaborate with iBall, and offer a device that will deliver the power of a laptop, and the fun of a tablet."
"The mobile computing landscape is rapidly evolving and consumers today want to enjoy uninterrupted browsing experience, security, good battery life, better visuals and graphics, without compromising on performance which the iBall Slide WQ149 2-in-1 will deliver."
The new iBall Slide WQ149 has been priced at a best buy price of just Rs.21,999. Are you thinking about owning one for yourself? Hit us up on the comments section below.