Micromax is an Indian company with the cheapest Android mobiles. Earlier the company had launched a tablet PC called the Micromax Funbook. This tablet could not get much success due to its relatively poor processor and screen resolution. To overcome the shortcomings of the Funbook, the company has decided to bring its successor in the market. This latest tablet has been named as the Micromax Funbook Pro. This new version of Funbook will have a larger screen and will be rich in number of features. Let us see the detailed specs of the upcoming device.
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The Funbook pro flaunts a sleek and slim design with a plastic body that makes it light weight, hence easier to carry and operate. However, the plastic body also offers a metallic look due to its metallic colors. It has two brilliant color options - Suave Silver and Brilliant Black.
This Micromax tab comes with a 10.1 inch wide TFT Capacitive Touchscreen display with multitouch capabilities and 1024 × 600 pixels screen resolution. The Dual Mali 400 graphics processor provides high quality graphics. The wide screen with quality graphics enhances the movie viewing and e-books reading experience. The High definition video support with crystal clear clarity is another plus point of the device.
CPU and Memory
The Micromax Funbook Pro sports a single core 1.2GHz Cortex A8 processor with Dual Mali 400 GPU. This is similar to the earlier version, however the Funbook pro is packed with 1GB RAM for a better performance and a faster operation. The device comes with 8GB of internal storage. It also features a microSD card slot, which allows extending the memory upto 32 GB.
Operating System and Connectivity
The Funbook Pro runs on Google’s Android 4.0.3 Ice Cream Sandwich operating system. It has many connectivity options including Wireless LAN, Wi-Fi 802.11 (b, g, n), HDMI port, microUSB and USB 2.0. The HDMI port enables the user to enjoy Hi-Definition content on HD televisions.
Battery, Camera and Apps
The Funbook Pro comes with a strong battery offering a back up time of upto 5 to 6 hours. The device is equipped with a 0.3 megapixel VGA front facing camera that may be used for video calling and video chat purpose. Lots of apps have been preloaded on the tab. These pre-loaded apps include Document viewer, Document editor, Text Editor, Zip Files, YouTube, Adobe PDF, Flash, and much more. It will also come with study materials from Primary to under graduate levels for which the users will have to pay extra charges. These study materials will include interactive video classes, sample study / papers for MBA, Medical and Engineering students, and much more.
Price and Availability
The tablet is listed as ‘coming soon’ on the official website, however any information regarding the price of the Micromax Funbook Pro has not been revealed there. The tab is likely to be priced around 10,000 rupees. It is expected that Micromax will launch the tablet within the next fortnight.
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