Tuesday, October 16, 2012

Karbonn announces made-in-India Agnee tablet with Android 4.0

India handset maker Karbonn announced the launch of Ice Cream Sandwich powered Agnee tablet in partnership with Innominds. Based on a Qualcomm reference design, the Agnee tablet will be available in country before Diwali for price-tag under Rs. 10,000. There is no word on the exact pricing or availability details right now.

 On the specs side, Karbonn Angee features Qualcomm MSM722A S1 processor, 7-inch WVGA display, 1.3MP front camera, 512MB RAM and 4GB of internal storage. The tablet also comes with 3G and voice-calling support.

According to Karbonn, the tablet allows access in 22 different Indian languages, and comes bundled with a host of India related content.

Other specs of the tablet include HDMI out, Android 4.0 and 4,000 mAh battery.

"We are excited to present the indigenously designed and developed 3G tablet, driving our focus in creating solutions for consumer and vertical markets. We are glad to be a part of, and to be committed to nurture the ecosystems and partnerships with industry leaders, like Karbonn. We thank QTI for their immense support and enablement," said Anil Katakam, EVP, Innominds.

Karbonn has also stated that it plans to release two more similar tablets in the coming weeks.

Key specs
  • 7-inch 800x480p display
  • 1GHz Qualcomm Snapdragon S1 processor
  • HDMI out
  • 3G HSPA with voice calling
  • 4000 mAh battery
  • Support for 22 Indian languages
  • 512MB RAM