iBall has expanded its tablet portfolio with the launch of iBall Slide i701 in the Indian market. The tablet is cheapest Windows 8.1 running tablet as of now. As for specifications, the tablet is powered by a quad-core Intel Atom processor coupled with 1GB of RAM. It runs Windows 8.1 operating system (upgradable to Windows 10) and features a 7-inch HD IPS display. There is 16GB of inbuilt storage which is expandable up to 32GB via microSD card.
The Slide i701 tablet sports a 2 mega pixel rear camera and a VGA front facing camera. Backed up by a 3200mAh battery, it offers 3G, Wi-Fi, Bluetooth and Micro-USB as connectivity options.
Also, this tablet will come autographed by company’s brand ambassador Kareena Kapoor’s on the back panel; a free HDMI cable worth Rs. 699 and three interchangeable protective covers worth Rs. 599.
“We are extremely elated to announce our latest tablet iBall Slide i701 with 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,” said Sandeep Parasrampuria, Director, iBall.
Features and Specifications of iBall Slide i701 Tablet
- Processor: quad-core Intel Atom
- Operating System: Windows 8.1 (upgradable to Windows 10)
- Display: 7-inch HD IPS
- RAM: 1GB
- ROM: 16GB (expandable up to 32GB via microSD card)
- Rear Camera: 2 mega pixel
- Front Camera: VGA
- Battery: 3200 mAh
- Connectivity: 3G, Wi-Fi, Bluetooth and Micro-USB
“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,” said Rajiv Ahlawat, Devices Lead, Microsoft India.
Price and Availability
Priced at Rs. 4,999, the iBall Slide i701 tablet will be available to buy from offline retail stores and online portals starting today.