Desi mobile and tablet manufacturer, iBall has launched two hybrid tablet PC's, powered by Windows OS. Dubbed as iBall Slide WQ149i and iBall Slide WQ149R, both the device has almost similar specifications, while the iBall Slide WQ149i offering only Wi-Fi connectivity, the iBall Slide WQ149R offering 3G connectivity in addition. Moreover, the 3G connectivity can be used via the 'Ultra Stick 3G' slot.
iBall Slide WQ149i and iBall Slide WQ149R - Key Specifications
Both, the iBall Slide WQ149i and iBall Slide WQ149R, sports a 10.1-inch WXGA IPS multi-touch display with a resolution of 1280x800 pixels. It is powered by a 1.83GHz Intel Atom processor along with 2GB DDR3 RAM.
On the storage front, the devices comes equipped with an in-built storage of 32GB, with an expansion slot via microSD card. Moving on to the imaging factor, these hybrid's flaunts a 5MP rear camera, 2MP front snapper under the hood.
Commenting on the event, Sandeep Parasrampuria, Director of iBall said, "In this era of smartphones and tablets, users need the hybrid combination giving them power to create and yet offering the easy mobility. The two-in-ones are set to become the trend for business and education. iBall proud itself in collaborating with Microsoft and Intel and bring this trend to the Indian market in keeping with their global plans. "
Moreover, the company provides free licensing for Microsoft Office 365 along with 1TB of free One Drive cloud storage for a year. Coming to the connectivity, these slates supports options like Wi-Fi 802.11 b/g/n, USB, Micro-USB, HDMI, Bluetooth, and USB OTG options and runs on Windows 8.1.
Coming in Black variant, iBall Slide WQ149i and iBall Slide WQ149R comes with a price tag of Rs. 18,499 and Rs. 19,999 respectively.