It is the cheapest Windows tablet in world for now!
iBall launches the cheapest Windows tablet in the India named iBall Slide i701. The tablet comes with 7-inch HD IPS display. It is powered by quad core Intel Atom processor. It has 1GB of RAM with 16GB of internal storage which is expandable up to 32GB. It sports 2MP rear shooter and VGA front camera.
The Slide i701 comes with Windows 8.1 and company promises it will get Windows 10 upgrade for free. Connectivity options include 3G (via dongle), Wi-Fi 802.11b/g/n, Bluetooth 4.0, micro HDMI, and microUSB. It packs with 3200mAh battery capacity.
Commenting on the launch, Sandeep Parasrampuria, Director iBall, said,
We are extremely elated to announce our latest Tablet iBall Slide i701 with the Industry giants Intel and Microsoft. It’s the World’s most economical Windows Tablet ever with price tag of Rs 4,999/- only. We are sure every customer will be delighted with this offering!
Rajiv Ahlawat, Devices Lead, Microsoft India said,
We are pleased to partner with iBall for the launch of the most affordable Windows tablet till date. Increasingly users want devices that are lightweight, affordable and easy to use while on-the-go, with no compromise in experience. The Tablet iBall Slide i701 allows multiple user accounts and comes with in-built anti- virus software. With this, we are literally re-imagining the personal computing segment and expect that consumer will find value in this product.
Amit Gupta, Director Business Development, Intel South Asia, said,
We would like to congratulate iBall on the launch of its latest Intel® Processor powered tablet. This tablet will offer consumers the optimal balance of performance, mobility and battery life along with a great value for money proposition.
The iBall Slide i701 is available for Rs. 4,999. It comes with freebies like a back cover with Kareena Kapoor autograph at the back, three interchangeable protective covers worth of Rs. 599 and HDMI cable worth of Rs. 699.
iBall Slide i701 specifications are
Processor: quad-core Intel Atom
Display: 7-inch HD IPS
Memory: 16GB internal storage, expandable up to 32GB microSD
OS: Rear 2MP/ Front VGA
OS: Windows 8.1, upgradable to Windows 10 for free
Connectivity: 3G (via dongle), Wi-Fi 802.11b/g/n, Bluetooth 4.0, micro HDMI, and microUSB