BSNL Penta T-Pad WS702C Android 3D Enabled Tablet Priced at ₹ 7,499
By IBTimes Staff Reporter | October 27, 2012 5:50 PM EST
State-owned telecom operator Bharat Sanchar Nigam Limited (BSNL) unveiled yet another affordable tablet for Indian consumers, dubbed as T-Pad WS702C with a price tag of ₹ 7,499.
T-Pad WS702C tablet is the latest offering from BSNL in its spree of rolling out cheaper tablet in association with Pantel Technologies, a pioneer developer of affordable tablets.
"I am elated to launch Penta T-Pad WS702C which is a very unique offering that is high on technology and low on cost. The Penta T-Pad WS702C is India's Tablet PC that comes with a built-in 3D Acceleration Graphics capability. I am sure that we will keep delighting our customers always with such path-breaking offerings," said Vijender Singh, Managing Director, Pantel Technologies Private Limited, according to NDTV gadget at the launch of the tablet.
T-Pad WS702C tablet launch is followed by the roll out of Penta T-Pad WS703C Tablet with Voice Calling the last week. The latest tablet from the BSNL packs a number of features which are great for the offered price. It sports a 7" capacitive multi-touch screen with 1024x600 pixels and runs on Android 4.0 Ice Cream Sandwich OS. The tablet supports 2G voice calling and can also have access to 3G data via dongle.
It is powered by 1.2GHz Cortex A8 processor and packs a 1 GB DDR3 RAM along with an internal memory of 8 GB which is expandable up to 32 GB with microSD card. On the connectivity front, the tablet comes with a mini-USB port, HDMI-Out, 3.5 mm jack and WIFI. It hosts 2 megapixel rear camera and 0.3 megapixel front camera and packs a battery of 4000 mAh battery with 6 hours of backup. The tablet will be made available in the market with numerous BSNL data plans which would make the tablet further more affordable.
The tablet is likely to compete with the lately launched Swipe Tab X745 which also offers similar features. Additionally, Penta T-Pad WS702C features 1GB RAM, where as the Swipe tab packs 512 MB. The Swipe tab is priced slightly lower than the Penta T-Pad WS702C in the market. The other tablets which are on the retail shelves through the BSNL Pantel partnership are Penta T PAD IS 701R, Penta TPAD WS704C and Penta TPAD WS802C.
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