New Delhi: Micromax has launched a tablet - Funbook - that runs Android 4.0.3 (Ice Cream Sandwich) operating system. The device has a 7-inch (17.78 cm) multi-touch capacitive touchscreen, which has a resolution of 800x480 pixels. It is powered by a 1.22GHz Cortex A8 processor.
Deepak Mehrotra, CEO, Micromax Informatics Limited has claimed it to be the slimmest tablet in India. Besides, it is touted to be the first made in India tablet.
Priced at Rs 6,499, the Micromax Funbook has a 0.3 megapixel (VGA) front camera and 512 MB RAM. It is available in two colours - slate grey and midnight black.
It comes bundled with Tata Photon 3G dongle to keep you connected on the go. It also offers HDMI connectivity and Wi-Fi Internet connectivity.
The tablet has an internal memory of 4GB, which can be expandable up to 32GB. It is said to support 1080p video playback.
The Funbook tablet comes engineered with a 2800mAh battery, which can give users browsing time of approximately 5 hours. The tablet is also light in weight.
Micromax has partnered with Pearson, Everonn and Vriti to bring digital education to users. On the other hand, the company has also joined hands with Bigflix, Indiagames and Zenga to bring entertainment one its tablet.
The tablet will be available at 1,00,000 retail outlets across 50 cities in India.