The tablet race is heating up and many new players are jumping in to make the best of the fast-growing market. The year 2011 is proving to be the year of the tablets, and with the fast dropping prices, the tablet revolution has hit the Indian market.
Since the Indian consumer has always been price-sensitive, it is the low-price yet feature-rich tablets that will draw in the buyers to the showrooms.
Here's our pick of 10 budget tablets (all priced below Rs 15,000) that can make it to your tablet shortlist.
Price: Rs 12,999
Tech Specs: 7-inch capacitive multi-touch screen, Android 2.3 (Gingerbread) OS, 2 megapixel rear camera, front facing VGA camera, supports MicroSD card up to 32GB, 512MB RAM and weighs 389g.
Price: Rs 13,999 for 7-inch tablet and Rs 14,999 for 10-inch tablet
Tech Specs: Run on Android 2.3 OS, 1.2 GHz processor, 512 MB RAM, 4GB of internal storage and supports up to 32 GB of external memory.
Price: Rs 9,999
Tech Specs: 7-inch TFT touch screen, Android 2.2 (Froyo) OS, 2 megapixel front and rear camera, 8GB internal memory expandable up to 16GB through a micro SD card, 512 MB RAM and 1GHz processor.
Price: Rs 9,499
Tech Specs: 7-inch touch display, Android 2.3 OS, 1.2 GHz triple core processor, 4GB internal memory, expandable memory up to 32GB through a micro SD card, 512 MB RAM and weighs 400g.
Price: Rs 14,990
Tech Specs: 7-inch resistive touch display, Android 2.2 OS, 800 MHz processor, 2GB in-built flash memory, microSD card support up to 8GB, 256MB DDR II RAM, 0.3MP front facing camera and weighs 400g.
Price: Rs 14,999
Tech Specs: 7-inch touch display (800 x 480 pixel resolution), comes in both Android and Windows versions, 8GB in-built memory, expandable up to 32GB via microSD card and 256MB RAM.
Price: Rs 14,990
Tech Specs: 7-inch capacitive touch screen, Android 2.2 OS, 3 megapixel rear camera and a front facing VGA camera, 512MB of internal memory, supports microSD card up to 32 GB.
Price: Rs 11,990
Tech Specs: 7-inch touch display, Android 2.2 OS, 800 MHz processor, a 2 megapixel rear camera, a secondary front facing VGA camera and 512MB of RAM.
Price: Rs 13,995
Tech Specs: 7-inch capacitive multi-touch display, Android 2.3 OS, 2 megapixel front camera, 8GB built-in memory which can be expanded up to 32GB, 1.2 GHz triple core processor and 512 MB RAM.