President launches Aakash-2 tablet
‘Aakash 2’ launched by President Pranab Mukherjee.
‘Aakash 2’ is the advanced version of Aakash 1 tablet.
Developed under the aegis of IIT Bombay with the active support of Centre for Development of Advanced Computing (C-DAC). British company Datawind is rolling out the device.
The price is Rs. 2,263 at which the government purchases the device from Datawind. The government subsidises it by 50%.
- “Aaskash 2” or commercially called “Ubislate 7+”
- Price: Rs 1130 (for Students)
- Processor: 1 GHz
- Screen Size: 7 inch capacitative touch screen
- Battery: 3 hours of normal operations
- Android 2.3 touch screen
- HD video co-processor for better multi media
- UbiSurfer browser
- WiFi connectivity
- GPRS connectivity
- Optional 3G modems
- Two USB ports
- Memory: 256 MB
- Inbuilt internal memory: 2GB
- Office documents and PDF support