Pantel launches Android 4.0 ICS based tablet called Penta T-Pad
Another affordable tablet device has entered the Indian market and like other new entrants this device also comes pre-loaded with Android 4.0 Ice Cream Sandwich. The device is launched by a company called Pantel Technologies Private Limited (PTPL) and is called Penta T-Pad.
The company has launched this device in alliance with BSNL to ensure that the tablet will be available in remote locations in the country. The Penta T-Pad is officially priced at Rs. 4,999.
It is a device which sports a 7-inch LCD capacitive touchscreen display with 800×480 pixels resolution. The device is powered by a 1GHz Cortex A8 processor, it supports Wi-Fi connectivity and supports 3G USB dongle.
The Penta T-Pad also includes 4GB of built-in storage, expandable memory up to 32GB, 512MB of RAM and a 0.3 megapixel front facing camera. The company claims that the battery lasts for up to 6 hours on standby after a full charge.
It will come pre-loaded with apps including Facebook and Twitter for social networking, Angry Birds and also the video calling app Skype. All of these apps however are available for free via the Google Play Store.