|WishTel Launches 7-Inch IRA Thing 2 Tablet in India
IT News Online Staff
WishTel, a maker of low-cost tablets, has launched its IRA Thing 2 tablet in India. The 7-inch, multi-touch capacitive tablet runs on Android 4.0 (Ice Cream sandwich) and is powered by a 1.5 GHz processor with 512 MB RAM. The IRA Thing 2 is available in 6 colors - black, red, yellow, pink, blue and white.
Designed and manufactured in India, Wishtel said the IRA Thing 2, has been tailor made to meet the specific needs of the Indian user and combines advanced multimedia, connectivity and computing capabilities with rich features. The TV app on IRA thing 2 gives users access to over 120 TV channels across various genres of entertainment, sports, kids, news, music, fashion and lifestyle, regional and much more. The The E-News app allows users an access to news from over 55 multi-linguistic newspapers from across India.
Milind Shah, Chief Executive Officer, WishTel, said, "We have been persistent in delivering the best of technology with our earlier two products - IRA and IRA Thing and are overwhelmed with the responses received from our customers. With the launch of IRA Thing 2, we wish to offer the youth of today, a device that is fun, trendy and offers access to the best of entertainment and education applications at an affordable price."
The tablet has a 4 GB internal memory and an expandable memory of up to 32 GB and comes with a 1.3 MP front camera. It is capable of accepting and displaying HD content at 1080p using a component video or digital input as well as HDMI output. The tablet comes with a 3000mAh battery, which can give users browsing time of around 4 hours. The IRA Thing 2 also offers an Indian language keyboard to support 14 Indian languages including Hindi, Marathi, Gujarati, Bengali, Tamil, Kannada, Malayalam and Oriya.
WishTel said its IRA Thing 2 is highly portable and handheld tablet PC-TV that allows users to connect to the world through 3G and Wi-Fi where one can play their favorite games like angry birds, temple run and many more that can be downloaded through the Android market store - Google Play. The tablet also come with a rich set of personal productivity, social media, communications, and entertainment apps, making it an solution for a wide variety of home, educational and corporate uses. The IRA Thing 2 is a great deal for travelers as it offers Navigation, Google maps, Skype video calling and e-book facilities supported with various Indian languages.
The IRA Thing 2 is priced at Rs. 6,500/- and is available through retail outlets across 50 cities in India as well as at WishTel's Web site. The package includes an HDMI cable, wireless headphone and WLAN to USB cable.