Beetel, which is under the Bharti group of companies, has been in the Indian telephone sector for long. The company has been concentrating on offering fixed line communication to its customers but as time went by they made their presence felt in the wireless market as well.
Beetel brings in a new tablet to the already populated tablet PC sector. It is named Magiq Glide and is a very affordable tablet.
Features of Beetel Magiq Glide are:
- Android 2.2 Froyo platform
- Capacitive touch screen
- Dual cameras
- 2200mAh battery
Dimensions : 209 mm x 108 mm x 15.5 mm
Weight: 500 gm (battery included)
This tablet is expected to make a big bang in the affordable tablet section. With its good features and competitive pricing the company has made a compelling product. The tablet has a beautiful monotone colour finish. It comes with a foldable stand in its rear. This helps to prop the tablet in a landscape orientation. By doing so, the tablet can be used as a complete entertainment central for playing movies and videos or just music. The main input methods are the track pad and the touch screen.
The screen is of capacitive touch screen type. So the user can be sure that even the slightest touch input will be registered. To incorporate a touch screen in such an affordable tablet is a very bold decision by the company. The screen has a size of 7 inches and the screen resolution is 800 x 480 pixels. Both the cameras in the tablet are of 2 mega pixels and are of CMOS fixed focus lens type. It can provide a zoom of 4X. The cameras can record videos too with sufficient clarity.
Beetel Magiq Glide has an internal memory of 8 GB. This can be increased to about 16 GB if required. The processor in it has a clock speed of 1GHz and this ensures very fast execution of all the programs and applications. Bluetooth in the tablet has enhanced data rate capabilities and this ensures very fast transfer of data. The phone is powered by standard Lithium –ion battery that has a capacity of 2200mAh. It can provide the phone with a talk time of about 3 hours and a stand by time of 60 hours.
Beetel Magiq Glide comes with a price tag of close to Rs.12,000/- in India.