New Delhi: While the HRD Ministry is offering the low-cost Aakash 2 tablet to Indian students at a subsidised price of Rs 1,130, the same device is also commercially available for purchase at Rs 4,499. The commercial version of the Aakash 2 unit is branded as UbiSlate 7Ci.
The UbiSlate 7Ci (Aakash 2) tablet comes engineered with a 1GHz Cortex A8 processor, while the original Aaaksh tablet was powered by a 366 MHz processor. The tablet has a a 7-inch capacitive display with four multi-touch points. The screen has a resolution of 800×480 pixels. The previous version of Aakash had a 7-inch resistive touch screen.
The UbiSlate 7Ci tablet runs Android 4.0 operating system. The tablets sports a front-facing VGA camera, and has built in Wi-Fi connectivity. The new tablet has 512 MB RAM and internal memory of 4GB, which is expandable up to 32GB using a micro SD card. The tablet is said to offer around four hours of battery time.
The commercial version of the Aakash 2 unit is branded as UbiSlate 7Ci, and is available for Rs 4,499.
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Key specifications: Aakash 2 (UbiSlate 7Ci)
- 7-inch multi-touch capacitive screen
- 512 MB RAM
- 4GB (internal) flash memory, which is expandable up to 32GB using a micro SD card
- USB port
- 1 GHz Cortex A8 processor
- Front facing camera