Apparently, Government can only provide affordable Tablets, at least now it is being proved. Government Telecom Operator, Bharat Sanchar Nigam Limited (BSNL) has now forayed into Tablet market, announcement came today. BSNL has tied up with Pantel, which is a Noida situated company. Pantel and BSNL, has shown the TPAD IS701R, Penta TPAD WS704C, Penta TPAD WS802C Tablets.
The First, BSNL Penta TPAD IS701R is expected as Aakash Tablet rival, which is still trying to save its name with Aakash 2. Though, it is not known that how these BSNL tablets will operate, but specifications wise all the tablets of Penta-BSNL are far better. BSNL has announced that their tablets will be under branding ‘TPAD’, which is being used for today’s initial tablets.
BSNL – Pantel cooperation tablets has powerful features, in which first version BSNL Penta TPAD WS701R runs on a 1GHz processor, and with Google Android Gingerbread 2.3 Operating System. It is having 0.3MP front camera, and runs on 256MB RAM. Featuring Wi-Fi Support, it sports Li-ion 3000mAh 5V2A battery. It integrated with 17.8cm (7-inch) TFT touchscreen with 16:9 aspect ratio and 800×600 pixels resolution, while featuring Adobe Flash 10.3, and supporting all major Audio and Video format playback. Equipped with USB and HDMI ports, BSNL Penta T PAD IS 701R is priced at just Rs. 3250, and you can pre-order online. There is 2 months of free download, with 2G bundle SIM is offered.
BSNL Penta T-Pad WS704C Specifications are better and high-priced also. It also has 7.7-inch capacitive touch screen display, IMAP210 1GHz processor. It is running Android 2.3 Gingerbread Operating System, and also upgradable to latest Android Ice Cream Sandwich (ICS). It has 4GB in-built memory and supports up to 32GB using microSD card. Alongside, it also supports Wi-FI, 3G, GPS, Bluetooth v2.0 Connectivity. The battery is of 4000mAh, which expected to be provide longer backup. This tablet has both front and rear cameras, which are 0.3MP and 2.0MP respectively. BSNL Penta T-Pad WS704C has the price of Rs. 10,999. You can Pre-Book the Penta T-Pad WS 704C.
BSNL Penta T-Pad WS802C is top-end model among these three tablets. The Specifications are obviously higher than other three. It rocks Cortex A8 1.2GHz Processor, along with DDR3 512MB RAM and Google Android 2.3 Pre-installed, and ICS support. The screen size is also big than other two tablets, of 8-inch (20.3 cm) capacitive multi-touch screen with same 800x600px resolution. All other features same with WS704C and WS701R. BSNL Penta T-Pad WS802C will be sold for Rs. 13,500 in India. Pre-order Penta T-Pad WS 802C.
All the three tablets, BSNL PTPAD IS701R, Penta TPAD WS704C, Penta TPAD WS802C would be available soon in India. BSNL would offer exclusive data plan and 3G service for Penta TPAD Tablet users, which would be bundled along with the tablets when they will be launched. So, what you think? Will you prefer these tablets over Aakash Tablet? Share your views with us.