Featuring a 7 inch screen, Mi 5 tablet from Byond is another Mi series tablet that gives you voice calling facility. Lets take a look at what else does this budget tab bring for us. [Read more…] about Byond Mi Book: Mi 5
Byond Mi Book Series
Byond’s new Mi-book Tablet is a new Android Tablet in the shops supporting the successful 4.0.4 Ice Cream Sandwich(ICS) version. The tablet comes at a very attractive price of Rs 10,499 in most of the online/offline shops. It is seen as a value for money tablet. It has got dual speakers for amplified sound and also dual cameras ie, front and rear, which adds an advantage always. This tablet comes with fair enough 3200 mAh lithium ion battery to power itsel. With a good 1.2 GHz and 512 MB DDR III, the tablet goes galloping on Apps. Various other features you should know before you think of this Tab:
|Processor||1.2 GHz Dual Core|
|RAM||512 GB DDR III|
|Internal memory||4 GB|
|External/expandable memory||32 GB|
|Camera||0.3 MP (front facing)2.0 MP Rear|
|Screen||7 inch, capacitive screen, 1024×600 pixels|
|Battery||3200 mAh Lithium battery|
|Connectivity||Bluetooth, Wi-Fi, Dongle support, mini USB|
With additional features like support to regional language and large set of dongle support, this tablet has a good chance of attracting customers.
Byond Tech launched its Mi Book series of tablets a fortnight ago in Delhi amid much media attention and the fan reviews of its tablets are still coming in. But it is the Mi3 model priced at Rs 6,090 which manages to grab the attention the most, both in terms of performance as well as looks. Here’s a look at what it has to offer.
Although it comes with nearly all standard features of the Mi Book series, it is the superior RAM of 1 GB that will enhance user experience when it comes to running High resolution videos and apps.
- 7 inch capacitive 5 point multi-touch screen
- 800 X 480 pixel resolution
- 1.2 GHz A8 Cortex processor
- Android 4.0.3 Ice Cream Sandwich
- Gravity Sensor
- 1 GB RAM
- 8 GB memory expandable upto 32 GB with microSD
- 2 Megapixel Rear Camera
- 0.3 Megapixel Front Camera
- 3200 mAh battery
- 3G dongle support
- USB 2.0
- Price Rs 6,090.
The battery at 3200 mAh is only slightly better than the others and is decent at this price range, giving a battery life of 4-5 hours at the least. Buy the tab from Flipkart.
Also, included is the Office suite consisting of Word, Excel and PowerPoint. PDF files can also be easily read.Like all other Mi Book series tablets, this one too has the 3D feature for pictures and videos and it comes bundles with a pair of 3D goggles. Also available is a pair of earphones and a Carry case that come as accessories.
On the 16th of October, Byond Tech, the Pune based mobile manufacturer company, launched itself into the Indian tablet scene with its low cost Mi series. Its first product the 7 inch Mi1 offers everything a user today wants in terms of design and features. However, it is the 3D feature that is set to attract a lot of people. Lets take a look at what it has to offer.
The Mi1 comes pre-loaded with applications in regional language apps and MS office suite which is set to attract a lot of local buyers.
Also featured in the device is a Kinetic scrolling touch pad and a capacitive 5 point multi-touch screen.
The 3000 mAH battery will provide a backup of 4 hours surfing time and 6 hours of video streaming which is a good thing as the device is priced at Rs 4,300.
The Mi book Mi1 will be available in shades of both Black and White and will come with a portable keypad.
But all said and done, it is the 3D image and video feature which will be of interest and will add to the fun. 3D goggles will come with the package. Here’s a brief look at the specifications.
- 7-inch Capacitive Multi-touch display
- 800 x 480 pixel resolution
- Android 4.0.4 (Ice Cream Sandwich) OS
- 1.2 GHz Cortex A8 processor
- .3 Mega pixel front-facing camera
- 3.5 mm audio jack
- 3G facility
- USB 2.0
- 512MB DDR3 RAM
- 4GB internal memory expandable upto 32GB with microSD data card
- 3000 mAh battery
Mr. Manish Jain, Director of Sales at Byond Tech believes the company to sell around 1 million such tablets within a year and hopes to caputre around 15 percent of the emerging tablet market in India. Whether or not he will be right is an answer that only time can tell.