Chinese telecom-equipment maker, Huawei, has added two new tablets in its MediaPad family one is 7-inch MediaPad 7 Lite and the other one is 10-inch Hawei MediaPad 10 FHD tablet. Huawei have launched its MediaPad 7 Lite in India and it is expected that MediaPad 10 FHD may be launched in the end of this year.
The MediaPad 7 Lite is one of the few budget
slates sporting a metal-clad body and its unique feature that makes it different from other tablets is that it has an on board 3G slot and voice calling capability.
MediaPad 7 Lite runs on the most latest Android 4.0 (Ice Cream Sandwich) operating system and is powered by a 1.2 GHz Cortex A8 CPU.
The complete list of key features of MediaPad 7 Lite is here:
- 1.2 GHz Cortex-A8 CPU with 1GB RAM and GC800 GPU.
- 7″ LCD capacitive multi-touch IPS screen with 1024×600 pixels, 16 million colours.
- 3.2 mp rear camera, 0.3 mp front-facing camera.
- 4 GB of internal storage, MicroSD card slot for extending memory up to 32 GB.
- Connectivity options of Wi-Fi with hotspot, Bluetooth 3.0, A-GPS.
- Micro USB 2.0 (with OTG support), 3.5 mm jack, Gravity sensor.
- Android 4.0 (ICS) operating system .
- Voice calls supported on 2G and 3G
- Big 4100 mAh Lithium Polymer battery, 15 hours of talk time (12 hours on 3G), 5 hours of video playback.
The MediaPad 7 Lite is priced at Rs 13,700, and comes with a 1-year warranty. If you’re tempted to buy this tablet, do check out Flipkart.com, as it’s bundling a free Samsung HM-1100 Bluetooth Headset for a limited time however it will also be available at modern trade stores like Croma and Reliance at the same price all across India. So, if you’re not hell bent on buying a dual-core tablet, then the MediaPad 7 Lite deserves to be on your wish list.
Most of us buy tablets for entertainment purposes such as gaming, viewing multimedia content, browsing the internet and reading e-books so MediaPad 10FHDwould be our ultimate temptation because of its extraordinary entertainment capabilities including speed, power, web-browsing, high definition display and audio. However MediaPad 10 FHD has not been launched now but it is expected that this tablet will be launched in India by the end of December-2012 so we can see its exciting features and specification. This Android powered MediaPad 10 FHD is a quad-core tablet and has a 10.1-inch screen display in 16:10 ratio with 1920 x 1200 pixel resolution. It is powered by a 1.4GHz quad-core processor(K3v2 Cortex-A9) with 2GB RAM and a 16-core GPU. This tablet has 8GB internal memory and has misro SD slot for extending memory up to 32 GB. This 10-inch tablet also supports 4G LTE in addition to Wi-Fi and 3G. This tablet has a very big battery of 6600mAh, which provides about 10 hours of continuous usage. Huawei MediaPad 10 FHD comes with 8-megapixel auto focus rear-facing camera and a 1.3-megapixel front camera.
India will wait for its first 4G LTE supported tablet MediaPad 10 FHD.