And now, we will soon be treated with a Tablet PC from China. And if initial reports are to be believed, the Tablet PC is all set to rewrite the rules in this segment all over again.
The Hanvon Touchpad BC10C, as the Tablet is designated, comes across as a sleek device featuring a multi-touch screen. The new Windows 7 has been selected to be the OS while at the core, there is the 1.3GHz Celeron M ULV 743 processor. It boasts of GMA4500 graphics and has some smart features ranging from Wi-Fi and Bluetooth to hard disk space where one can opt for 250GB to all the way up to 320GB.
Among the other enticing features the Hanvon Touchpad BC10C comes with include dual internal microphone along with speakers, port for attaching a mic and speaker, 5 + 3 shortcut buttons, SD Card slot, Mini HDMI out, VGA out dongle, webcam 2 x USB and so on.
All of this while sporting extremely compact dimension of 253mm x 168mm x 18.4mm and weighing just about 980 gms. Its makers have firmed up plans to let the whole world have a taste of the Hanvon Touchpad BC10C. So it won’t be just confined to Chinese shores and will be out to conquer the entire world soon. It was launched in china just last month and the US and Europe is slated to be its next destination. As per reports now available, the Hanvon Touchpad BC10C is likely to sport a price tag of about $877 when it reaches Uncle Sam’s backyard.
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Sovan Mandal is the senior tablet and tech corespondent for goodereader.com. He brings a international approach to news that is not just applicable to the North American market, but also Asia, India, Europe and others. Sovy brings his own writing flavor to the website and is interested in Science Fiction, Technology and Writing. Any questions, send an email