iBall has launched a new Wi-Fi only tablet, the Slide Q40i at Rs. 4,999. The company confirmed that the tablet will be available in India across retail stores; though no word whether the handset will be also available online.
The iBall Slide Q40i features a 7-inch (1024×600 pixels) display and is powered by a quad-core processor clocked at 1.3GHz coupled with 512MB of RAM. The Android 4.4 KitKat-based tablet comes with 8GB inbuilt storage that is further expandable via microSD card (up to 32GB). It also features wire-free FM with antenna.
The tablet sports a 2-megapixel rear camera with LED flash while a 0.3-megapixel front-facing camera is also on board. The Slide Q40i tablet supports USB OTG.
Commenting on the launch of the iBall Slide Q40i, Sandeep Parasrampuria, Director, iBall said, “iBall Slide Q40i is with amazing five benefit feature to the users right from the power of quad-core processor to the entertainment on HD display and FM wire-free. Not to forget the dual camera included. We are sure this will be excellent for every household to possess one.”
iBall last week launched two new Windows-based hybrid tablet PCs, the iBall Slide WQ149i and iBall Slide WQ149R – priced at Rs. 18,499 and Rs. 19,999 respectively. The 2-in-1 tablet PCs are essentially the same device, with the iBall Slide WQ149i offering only Wi-Fi connectivity, and the iBall Slide WQ149R offering 3G connectivity in addition to Wi-Fi.
Upfront, the iBall Slide WQ149i and Slide WQ149R feature a 10.1-inch WXGA (1280×800 pixels) IPS multi-touch display, and are powered by an Intel Atom processor (up to 1.83GHz) coupled with 2GB of DDR3 RAM. Both run Windows 8.1 out-of-the-box.