Aakash 2 vs Wish Tel Ira: War of the cheapest tablets in India

Aakash tablets have taken the country by storm. Aakash tablet is the initiative of Government of India to provide the students of various Universities a low cost computing device and enable the common public to own a piece of touchscreen device. What this has done is that it has started kind of a trend that has made the word ‘cheap’ in vogue. Companies like BSNL, iBall, Micromax or the new Wish … [Read more...]

Aakash 2: Complete Tech specifications of world’s cheapest tablet

After receiving mixed reactions to the Aakash tablet, MHRD Ministry and DataWind, the company that made the tablet; have stepped up the manufacturing of a faster and better tablet at a very similar price point. Aaskash 2 or commercially called Ubislate 7+ would be twice as fast as its predecessor and have a few new features as well and should be available from April 2012. This is confirmed by Mr. … [Read more...]

Aakash 2 all set to be launched in April 2012

Ever since the upgraded version of Aakash tablet was announced as Aakash 2 or commercially called UbiSlate 7+, there’s been ambiguity about its launch and availability. DataWind and MHRD Ministry both have had various versions as to the launch of this low cost tablet computer and its expected delivery schedule. However, among all the various dates, the Government has announced the ‘official’ … [Read more...]

How to book Aakash tablet?

Ever since its announcement in late October 2011 by Union MHRD Minister Mr. Kapil Sibal, Aakash tablets have become the talk of the town. But, how to get an Aakash tablet?  It is a tablet computer that lets you read and edit office documents and PDF files, browse the internet, lets you listen to music and watch videos. It is a portable device for education, work or just recreation and has a big … [Read more...]

Government allocates Rs. 765 crores for the Aakash project

The ambitious Aakash project received yet another boost, with the announcement of Rs. 765 crores allotment for the project in the Union budget of 2012-2013. The project to provide the common people with a tablet computer keeps hitting the headlines ever since its announcement in late October 2011; thankfully it’s for the right reasons most of the times. The project, a brainchild of Union Minister … [Read more...]

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