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Flipkart launches own Tablet named Digiflip Pro XT 712 Tablet for just ₹ 9,999

Flipkart is India largest e-commerce website and with annual revenue clocking as high as 1-billion $ they are in a very strong position. In order to capitalize their goodwill they entered the tablet segment to challenge biggies like Micromax, Lenovo, HP and Samsung.

Flipkart first tablet Digiflip Pro XT 712 features a 7″ IPS Display with pixel resolution of 1280X800 and under the hood processor is 1.3GHz Mediatek Quad Core CPU couple with 1-gig RAM. The internal storage is 16-gigs which can be expanded by additional 32-gigs using microSD card. It currently runs on Android Jellybean 4.2.2.

Flipkart Digiflip Pro XT features a 5-megapixel rear camera along with LED Flash which can record 1080p videos and 2-megapixel front camera for awesome selfie’s and HD Video Chat. Flipkart’s tablet also features Voice Calling and 3G connectivityalong with Dual SIM.

It also have WiFi, Bluetooth, GPS and USB OTG support. The battery inside is 3000mAh. In the box Flipkart has included OTG Cable and Screen Protector.

Flipkart Digiflip Pro XT 712 is best tablet in its price range as similar spece’d tablets from competetors cost 50% more money and with Flipkart launch offers the price of ₹ 9,999 is effectively lesser.

Flipkart currents has following offers if you buy Flipkart Tablet:-

  • Free Shopping worth Rs. 5300 on Flipkart through Mobile App on the device
  • Free 1-month subscription of Flipkart First
  • Flat 50% Off on Book Case worth Rs.799 for Digiflip Pro Tab
  • Try & Buy – For Limited Period Only
  • Free Plantronics ML2 Bluetooth Headset worth Rs. 1199
  • Free eBooks worth Rs.2300 
So it looks like all the money can be realised easily with all these great offer and to buy these tablet at just ₹ 9999 visit Flipkart.com

Micromax launches Funbook Ultra HD P580 with 7.8" display and Voice Calling for ₹ 11990

Micromax has launched a new tablet with voice calling the Funbook Ultra HD P580 and it is priced just ₹ 11990. Micromax Funbook Ultra HD P580 has voice calling support along with 7.8″ HD 720p display.

Micromax Funbook Ultra HD P580 runs on Android Jellybean 4.2.2 and is powered by 1.2GHz quad core processor coupled with 1 GB RAM and 8GB of internal storage which can further be expanded upto 32GB with sd card slot.

Micromax Funbook Ultra HD P580 has a 5-megapixel rear camera with no flash and a 2-megapixel front facing camera. It supports 3G and Voice calling along with usual bunch of connectivity options i.e WiFi, Bluetooth and GPS.

Micromax Funbook Ultra HD P580 comes in black with white color and is priced at ₹ 11,990 and  is available for purchase from Homeshop18 website.

Jelly bean Now on 59.1 percent of android phones.

Google released android version chart for the month of January 2014 and looks like google strategy of launching three versions of jellybean helped them as now jellybean is part of 59.1% of total android phones that are active.

In the latest chart it can be noted that Kitkat is slowly growing with 1.4% share and froyo is almost in existent with 1.3% share. Gingerbread still forms 1/5th share of total active phone and Ice Cream Sandwich is rocking 16.9% smartphones.

Google android Honeycomb is only on 0.1% and we are happy as it was quite buggy when released and google did a tidy job by merging Tablet OS and Mobile OS from Ice Cream Sandwich.

Source: Android Developers

Top 5 tablets in India between Rs 20,000-25,000

There are numerous tablets in the Indian market and many more are launching everyday. There is the stiff competition in this segment of consumer electronice. It is time to determine which ones are really value for money. So, here are the top 5 tablets priced between Rs. 20,000 and Rs. 30,000:

iPad Mini 2: The Apple iPad Mini 2 is quite a good tablet with Apple you be assured of fluidity and tons of apps. It features a LED-backlit IPS LCD capacitive touch display of 7.9 inches, iOS 6 operating system, Apple A5 chipset, Cortex A9 1 GHz dual core processor, primary camera of 5 MP, 512 MB RAM and 16/ 32/64 GB internal memory. Its prices start at Rs 21,900. The iPad Mini 2 is also available for Rs 28,900 but you can get some pretty good deals on the iPad Mini which make it quite the value for money.
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Nexus 7 (2013): The Google Nexus 7 (2013) is also one of the premium contenders as with Nexus fast updates are the big plus. It comes with 7″ LED-backlit IPS LCD capacitive touch display, Android 4.3 Jelly Bean OS(Now 4.4 Kitkat), Qualcomm Snapdragon S4Pro Krait 1.5 GHz quad core processor, rear camera of 5 MP, 2 GB RAM and 16/ 32 GB internal memory. Its prices start at Rs 20,999 and the powerful performance it brings to the table is pretty much unmatched.
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Galaxy Tab 3 T311: The Samsung Galaxy Tab 3 T311 is a very good device. It carries a TFT WXGA capacitive touch display of 8 inches, Android 4.2 Jelly Bean platform, 1.5 GHz dual core processor, 5 MP primary camera, 1.5 GB RAM and 16 GB internal memory. The Samsung offering has been pretty popular among the masses with multi window and other gimmicky features and it may not be something as good a performer as a Nexus 7 or as well optimized as an iPad but it surely is one of the most practical tablets. Its on sale for about Rs 24,000.
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Lenovo IdeaTab S6000: The Lenovo IdeaTab S6000 is a very functional gadget. It features a IPS LCD capacitive touch display of 10.1 inches, Android 4.2 Jelly Bean OS, Mediatek MT8125 or MT8389 chipset, Cortex A7 1.2 GHz quad core processor, primary camera of 5 MP, 1 GB RAM and 16/ 32 GB internal memory. You can get big screen experience on the tablet and get everything done as well at the same time. Its available for about Rs 21,000
iBerry Auxus CoreX8 3G: The iBerry Auxus CoreX8 3G is another top-notch quality tablet. It comes with HD 10-Point multi-touch display of 7.85 inches, Android 4.3 Jelly Bean OS, Samsung Exynos 5410 1.6 GHz + 1.2 GHz Octa-processor, rear camera of 5 MP, 2 GB RAM and 16 GB internal memory. The tablet is an ambitious attempt by iBerry to enter the Rs 20,000-25,000 price bracket in India. 
Conclusion: All the above mentioned tablets have some or the other plus point which makes them stand out from the rest. All of these can be had by spending somewhat a similar amount. My choice will be the iPad Mini for apps and Nexus 7 for performance for the raw performance on offer.

Samsung Galaxy Note Pro 12.2 & Tab Pro tablets confirmed, full specs leaked

Thanks to a Samsung billboard at CES floor in Las Vegas, the company’s upcoming Galaxy Note Pro 12.2 and Tab Pro tablets have been confirmed ahead of the official announcement early-tomorrow (later today as per US time).

Here is a look at the specifications of these tablets:

Samsung Galaxy Note PRO 12.2-inch (with S-Pen)

  • Processor: Exynos 5 Octa (1.9GHz x 4 + 1.3GHz x 4) (Wi-Fi/3G model), Qualcomm Snapdragon 800 2.3GHz x 4 (LTE model)
  • 12.2-inch 2560x1600p display (WQXGA)
  • 8MP rear camera, 2MP front camera
  • 3GB of RAM, 32GB/64GB of internal storage
  • 9500mAh battery
  • Android 4.4 KitKat

Samsung Galaxy Tab PRO 12.2-inch

  • Processor: Exynos 5 Octa (1.9GHz x 4 + 1.3GHz x 4) (Wi-Fi/3G model), Qualcomm Snapdragon 800 2.3GHz x 4 (LTE model)
  • 12.2-inch 2560x1600p display (WQXGA)
  • 8MP rear camera, 2MP front camera
  • 3GB of RAM, 32GB/64GB of internal storage
  • 9500mAh battery
  • Android 4.4 KitKat
  • No S-Pen

Samsung Galaxy Tab PRO 10.1-inch

  • Processor: Exynos 5 Octa (1.9GHz x 4 + 1.3GHz x 4) (Wi-Fi/3G model), Qualcomm Snapdragon 800 2.3GHz x 4 (LTE model)
  • 10.1-inch 2560x1600p display (WQXGA)
  • 8MP rear camera, 2MP front camera
  • 2GB of RAM, 32GB/64GB of internal storage
  • Android 4.4 KitKat
  • 8220mAh battery

Samsung Galaxy Tab PRO 8.4-inch

  • Processor: Qualcomm Snapdragon 800 (2.3GHz x 4)
  • 8.4-inch 2560x1600p display (WQXGA)
  • 8MP rear camera, 2MP front camera
  • 2GB of RAM, 16GB/32GB of internal storage
  • 4800mAh battery
  • Android 4.4 KitKat