The Shanzhai community continues its offensive on the price of their Tablet pc. And to bring down prices, it uses platforms that are found in MP4 players. Indeed nowadays these MP4 players have become very powerful, and can easily decode Full HD video. So they just need to install an operating system and a wireless module to transform it into a multifunction mobile device. In addition, the MP4 player manufacturers are technically capable of making these changes for a low price and it will attract new customers. They say that if the iPad wasn’t out before, they might have called this type of hybrid products, MP5 or MP6 player.
The Tablet pc presented today has a 7-inch resistive touch screen featuring a resolution of 800 × 480. Although its design is not very attractive, it still adopts a metal shell, token of strength. It integrates an ARM11 processor from Telechips TCC8901, operating at 800Mhz with 2GB of flash memory and 128mb of RAM. There is also a mini USB plug, a SD CARD slot, a headphone and microphone input. The Telechips processor is present in many MP4 player, it decodes carefreely 1080P Full HD video, and reads TS, MKV, MOV, WMV, AVI, RM, RMVB video formats.
This Tablet PC will run Windows CE 6.0, with a redesigned interface. In fact, Chinese manufacturers are particularly used to this old operating system and are ready to pay $7 the license required to use Windows CE. Android is still new for them and they need time to get used to it. Nevertheless, they recognize that the operating system from Google is more modern, fashion and free of charge. So it will beyond remedy replace gradually the old Windows CE in their future products.
This tablet will be marketed in the month of June with a price tag of $120. The bad point, they haven’t made much effort on design and it is now possible to find others cheap Tablet pc under $80.
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