The Indian tablet market has been witnessing the launch of affordable tablets in almost every category. Especially, the voice calling tablets being the rage, a numerous domestic players have come up with such innovative offerings under the affordable segment.
One such India based vendor who has recently forayed into the tablet market is Salora, who has come up with another tablet - this time a 2G voice calling offering at Rs 6,899.
Salora Fontab -- Specifications
According to the company press release, the Salora Fontab houses a 7 inch 5 point multi-touch capacitive touchscreen display with a resolution of 1024 x 600 pixels, 1.5GHz Cortex A9 processor, Android 4.1 Jelly Bean operating system, 2MP rear camera, 0.3MP front camera for video calling, 2G SIM card slot, 3G via SB dongle, Wi-Fi, Bluetooth, HDMI port, 1GB RAM, 4GB internal storage, micro SD card slot supporting up to 32GB additional storage and a 3,500 mAh Li-Po battery.
Salora Fontab - Preloaded Apps
Salora Fontab comes preloaded with pre-loaded apps including Facebook, King Soft, IBIBO games, IBIBO browser and social networking apps.
Salora Fontab - Price & Availability
The Salora Fontab is priced at Rs 6,899 and is available across all the leading online retailer stores including Flipkart.
Salora Fontab - Competition
At this price point, the Salora tablet will definitely be a stiff competitor to the other 2G voice calling tablets launched by other companies including Micromax, Videocon, Lava and more. Moreover, it was only recently that Micromax launched one such tablet dubbed as Micromax Funbook P362 and Videocon also came up with VT75C at Rs 6,999 and Rs 6,499 respectively.
Speaking on the launch, "Mr. G. K. Jiwarajka, Chairman & Managing Director, Salora International Ltd said, " After our foray into the tablet market we are delighted to introduce Fontab, a high quality , feature rich phone tablet that is set to become a show stopper in its category. It is for the first time that a phone tab with an array of high specs and composition is available at a stellar price of Rs.6899.The all in one tablet will prove to be value for money for the budget conscious yet tech savvy Indian buyer who vies for best of both the worlds. Jelly Bean and Cortex A9 powered Phonetab will leverage connectivity by allowing user to enjoy faster speed while using the tablet and provide the best of tablet experience with phone rolled into a single device".