A couple of months back, India based venture HCL launched a slew of tablets like ME U2, ME V1 and ME Y3. Now, the company appears to have expanded its portfolio with the launch of another voice calling tablet called ME Connect 2G 2.0. Priced at Rs 8,499, the tablet comes with impressive specifications and features.
In terms of technical specs, the ME Connect 2G 2.0 houses a 7-inch capacitive touchscreen display with a resolution of 800×480 pixels and is fitted with a 1GHz ARM Cortex A9 processor and Mali-400 GPU. Also, the tablet includes a 2-megapixel rear camera and a VGA front camera and packs 4GB of internal storage expandable to up to 32GB. Further, the ME Connect 2G 2.0 is loaded with a 3,800 mAh battery.
Detailing on the connectivity aspects, the HCL tablet is packed with features like in-built 2G for voice calling, 3G via dongle, Bluetooth and Wi-Fi and runs on Android 4.1 Jelly Bean OS.
On the software side, the HCL ME Connect 2G 2.0 is preloaded with freebies worth Rs 2,000 and is preloaded with applications including BigFlix, Hungama, Readwhere, Paytm, Facebook, Twitter and apps from range of categories such as Games, Business, Communication, Lifestyle, Entertainment, Education, Health and more. Also, the tablet supports regional languages such as Hindi, Tamil, Telugu, Kannada, Marathi and more.
HCL ME Connect 2G 2.0 Specifications
- 7-inch capacitive touchscreen display with 800×480 pixels
- Android 4.1 Jelly Bean OS
- 1GHz cortex A9 CPU
- 2-megapixel rear camera, VGA front camera
- 2G, 3G (via USB dongle), WiFi 802.11 b/g/n, Bluetooth
- 1GB RAM, 4GB internal memory, 32GB expandable memory with microSD
- 3,800 mAh battery
The HCL ME Connect 2G 2.0 tablet is priced at Rs. 8,499. It is available across all major stores and online portals and will be supported by an integrated after sales service application – HCL Touch, a 24X7 one touch service facility.
With a price point of Rs 8,499 and with voice calling functionalities, HCL ME Connect 2G 2.0 will be facing some stiff competition against the likes of Salora Fontab, Lava ETAB Connect and the Micromax Funbook Talk P360 among others.