1. andcentralguest's Avatar
    Just wanted to share this news, seems like using Android's OS makes Tablet production really cheap. How else do you explain this new Tablet, called Aakash costing $60? And thats the non-subsidized price. Subsidized price is $35. That's cheaper than a tank of gas.

    Launched today, here are some specs of this new Tab

    - Android OS 2.2 Froyo
    - 377 MHz processor (what?)
    - No Android marketplace access (why?)
    - 7" resistive touch screen
    - no camera (meh)
    - 2 USB slots, 1 SD reader (alright, not bad!)

    I'm a bit skeptical for the need for such a cheap tablet at the cost of downgrading quality and features.
    Someone should review this for us (hint)

    Original news article with full specs & pics

    10-05-2011 02:29 PM
  2. Beezzy's Avatar
    That's not even worth throwing away $60

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    10-05-2011 07:08 PM
  3. afrost55's Avatar
    wow, why even produce it?
    10-08-2011 12:28 PM
  4. MrObvious's Avatar
    I think it's $35 in India for poverty people who will have a chance to use it to get on the Internet I guess.
    10-08-2011 01:24 PM
  5. swhite393's Avatar
    that will be more headache then enjoyment
    10-09-2011 10:52 AM

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