Google enters the low cost tablet market with Nexus 7

Google seems to be on a roll in the smart phone market, with its Android operating systems and the back to back updates of Ice Cream Sandwich and now Jelly Bean, but is not yet able to establish a reliable following in the tablet market. The internet czar has decided to take matters in to its own hands when it comes to the future of tablets that run the Android OS. As a result, the company plans … [Read more...]

Karbonn mobile to launch Android 4.1 Jelly Bean Tablets

Mobile phone manufacturer Karbonn, announced a few days back about its plans to expand in to the smart phone and low cost tablet market, mainly by focusing on devices running Google's latest Android operating systems, namely Ice Cream Sandwich and Jelly Bean. Karbonn would be the first Indian company to launch a tablet running the latest 4.1 Jelly Bean OS. Karbonn Mobile currently has a large … [Read more...]

Fun or Bore: Hands on Review of the New Micromax Funbook

Micromax Funbook is a tablet introduced at a price point which is crammed with a lot of other companies like Zync, iBerry, Karbon, Reliance, HCL etc., which is the Rs. 10000 tablet market. The pricing is attractive and so are the specs on paper, whether or not they live up to the promise out of its sales box is what we will see. Tech Specs of the Funbook: 7 inch capacitive touchscreen with … [Read more...]

A complete guide to BSNL Android Tablets

There were telephones, then there were computers, then came laptops and cellphones. But today we have these ‘all in one devices’, which can make calls, run games, browse the internet, get your presentations done and so on and so forth. These are tablet computers and as these high-end devices grow in the markets, there’s a spur in the low cost tablets as well. Leading the low cost revolution are … [Read more...]

Aakash Tablets Vs BSNL Tabs

The Indian markets have been swooped by low cost tablets, and quiet ruthlessly it seems. This is obvious by the fact that most searched and discussed tablets now-a-days are Aakash, Micromax Funbook, BSNL Tpads, HCL ME or iBall Slide etc. These low cost tablets compete with each other at a level where prices are as low as possible and features are practical. This also leads to quiet confusion as to … [Read more...]

BSNL launches 3 tablets with attractive Data Plans, Gives competition to Aakash

Bharat Sanchar Nigam Limited or BSNL, India’s largest telecom and internet service provider announced the launch of 3 student friendly tablet computers with prices ranging from Rs. 3499 to Rs. 13000. With these tablets, also comes an attractive package of 5GB data plan free for use till 60 days. BSNL has collaborated with Pantel Technologies Pvt Ltd. a Noida based company for manufacturing these … [Read more...]

Less than 600 Aakash tablets distributed so far!

The much anticipated and hyped Low Cost tablet computer of India – Aakash, was announced with much fan-fare and were to be distributed to the individual applicants and students of various Universities from April 2012. However, less than 600 Aakash tablets have been distributed so far. This was revealed by an RTI query filed by MediaNama, a news website. To be precise only 572 Aakash tablets have … [Read more...]

Low cost Aakash Tablet PC for the students

Soon the students of various Universities of India are about to be at par with the world as far as the education standards are concerned, or at least as is proposed by the Government of India. Back in October 2011, the Ministry of Human Resource Development under the unparalleled vision of Union HRD Minister Mr. Kapil Sibal, announced the launch of a low cost tablet computer called ‘Aakash’ in a … [Read more...]

Your complete guide to UbiSlate 7 Tablet

For those looking forward to buying the new Aakash tablet, which is commercially called UbiSlate 7; here’s a rundown of what all you should know. Aakash or UbiSlate 7 is recently upgraded to Aakash 2 or UbiSlate 7+. Aakash, launched in October 2011, was a brainchild of the MHRD ministry and headed by the Mr. Kapil Sibal to empower the students of India with low cost tablet computers to make … [Read more...]

Which is the best Android Tablet in India?

Best Android tablet is a question that possibly can never be answered, mainly because flexibility of the Android OS makes it possible to run efficiently on the cheapest and the costliest of tablets with equal ease. Here’s a list of the Best Android Tablets in the Indian market divided into three categories; namely High end, Mid-range and low-end Android Tablets. Category 1: Samsung … [Read more...]

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