Earlier in April 2016, the Datawind Tablet PC i3G7 was launched. The new budget tablet PC i3G7 is priced at Rs 5,999.
For those who can’t recall DataWind, DATAWIND is a leading provider of wireless web access products and services. The company came into the limelight for its Akash, low-cost Android tablet computer. The Indian government used this tablet as a part of its initiative to link a large number of colleges and universities in the country to an e-learning programme. But, we all know what appened next!
The DataWind tablet PC i3G7 is powered by Intel’s 64-bit quad-core X3 processor clocked at 1.2 GHz, coupled with 1GB of RAM.In terms of the screen size, Datawind tablet PC i3G7 comes with a 7-inch TFT display with a screen resolution of 1024×600 pixels. The Tablet support voice calling and according to DataWind, its internet delivery platform will reduce the bandwidth consumption by upto an astonishing, staggering 97 percent.
The Tablet PC runs Android 5.1 Lollipop and packs 8GB of internal storage that can be further expanded upto 32GB via a microSD card. Datawind here does manage to include two camera, although not very sharp resolutions. The Tablet get a 2-megapixel camera on the rear and a 0.3-megapixel to the front, which could have been omitted. I mean, when you add a camera, better make it useful!!
The Datawind Tablet PC i3G7 is powered by a 2800mAh removable battery. It is a dual SIM tablet that accepts two Regular SIMs and supports 3G. Other Connectivity options include Wi-Fi, Bluetooth and FM. Sensors on the tablet include Proximity sensor, Ambient light sensor, Accelerometer, and Gyroscope (yes a GYROSCOPE, you can watch 360-degree Videos and a lot more).
During the Launch, Mr. Suneet Singh Tuli, CEO DataWind, was quoted as saying, “With this new product, we are offering Indian consumers a unique combination of superior technology and unmatched style. Like its predecessors, the tablet offers the right mix of features and on-the-go connectivity. The launch of our new tablet reinforces our commitment to empower consumers with the best and most unique technology ata great value. Our low cost Internet-enabled products enable more people to join the digital age. Our focus on introducing technologically advanced devices at the most affordable prices is our way of contributing to the Digital India Vision.”
The Datawind Tablet PC i3G7 is being sold by gadgets360.com at Rs. 4,444. The tablet comes with free Internet browsing for one year with Reliance Communications on prepaid GSM Sim cards.