Reliance has announced that it will soon be launching its 7 inch tablet V9A that will run on Android 2.3 Gingerbread. Although the company has not given away details about launch date for this tablet, it will carry a price tag of Rs 14,500.
The 3G tablet is powered with a 1.4 Ghz processor with 512 MB RAM. The device has 4 GB internal storage expandable up to 32GB via microSD card. This device is light and weighs just 402 grams. The 7 inch capacitive 5 point multi-touch screen offers a pixel resolution of 1024x600.
The main camera of this tablet is 3 megapixel where as the secondary front camera is 0.3 megapixel. Besides 3D feature this device has Wi-Fi and Bluetooth 2.1. Apps such as Orkut, LinkedIn Facebook, Twitter, Reliance TV, and Reliance World Online come preloaded. As part of its introductory offers, Reliance is offering two months free movie subscription via BigFlix.
Also on purchase, individuals will get a one-year subscription pack of McAfee Mobile Security and 3 months free unlimited video calls to any Reliance number. That’s not all the company is also offering 3 GB data (every month) for three months.
No doubt, there are a lot of freebies being offered by Reliance with V9A. However, the fact remains that cheaper tablets that run on Android 4.0 Ice Cream Sandwich are available and exceedingly popular with consumers. How Reliance will face its competition in the tablet segment only time will tell.