iBall unveiled its latest invention – the Edu-Slide i-1017, a tablet specifically targeted towards the student community. Loaded with the Android 4.1 (Jelly Bean) OS, the gadget is powered by a 1.5 GHz processor. It sports an impressive 10.1-inch screen with a 1280 x 800 pixel resolution. For now, the tablet comes with a price tag of Rs. 12,999, which according to iBall is unbeatable. But, is it capable of offering you what you are looking for? A quick review might give you the answer.
- 10.1-inch capacitive multi-touch display
- Android 4.1 (Jelly Bean) operating system
- 1.5 GHz dual-core processor
- 1 GB RAM
- 2 MP primary camera
- 0.3 MP secondary camera
- 8000 mAh battery
Though the tablet might not feature the best hardware on the planet, it surely is capable of placing itself somewhere at the top of the list. The iBall Edu-Slide comes preloaded with a huge amount of educational content for standard I to XII (SSC and CBSE) in English medium. Additionally, it also includes educational material for Marathi medium SSC students from standard V to X.
The tablet is around 12mm thick and 622 grams heavy. That’s obviously not bad for a 10 incher. Moreover, a powerful 1.5 GHz dual-core processor along with a 1 GB of DDR3 RAM promises you a better speed. The internal memory is just 8 GB but is expandable upto 32 GB using a microSD card.
Not much is known about the gadget yet. But, the specifications truly seem to be pointing out in the positive direction. If you are looking out for something that can keep your child interested in studies, the tablet surely turns out to be the best deal.