It seems the market for budget tablets is growing by each passing day. Close on the heels of India launching its cheapest $35 tablet, Fly Mobiles has launched its first low-cost Android tab, Fly Vision.
Fly Mobile is the latest to join the ongoing low-cost tablet war in India as it launches its first Android 2.2 Froyo OS-based tablet ‘Fly Vision’. Priced aggressively at Rs. 7,299, the Fly Vision features 600 MHz Rockchip 2818 chipset processor and 256 MB of RAM.
Fly Vision Tech Specs
The Fly Vision comes with a seven-inch TFT LCD touchscreen with 800×480 pixels resolution. The new Fly tablet features 1.3MP camera and a 2400mAh battery, which is rated to deliver 6 hours of continuous operation. The tablet also comes with an external storage slot that can house 16GB micro SD card. On the connectivity front, the Fly Vision supports 3G,GPRS,Wi-Fi and Bluetooth. The new tablet comes pre-loaded with standard Google apps such as Google Talk,Gmail,Google Maps and YouTube.
Other features of the Fly Vision include e-reader, video player, social web integration, 3.5-mm audio jack and a built-in speaker.
For connectivity, the tablet will offer support for Bluetooth, USB 2.0, WiFi, 3G and standard 3.5mm audiojack. The tablet will also come pre-installed with applications like Microsoft Office Suite and Google applications like Google Talk, Gmail, Google Maps and YouTube. There’s also a SIM card slot to make voice calls.
Fly Vision Price
Fly’s latest tablet is certainly going to be pitted against other low-cost tablets such as Beetel Magiq and home-grown Aakash. The Magiq is priced at Rs. 9,999, while the commercial version of Aakash costs nearly Rs. 2,999. Of late, we have seen a series of budget tablets hitting the Indian market. HCL recently launched ME X1 (Rs. 10,490), while Lenovo came up with the IdeaPad A1 (14,990).