DataWind launches UbiSlate 7Cx for Rs. 3,999
It is noteworthy, that Datawind is also the company behind the low cost tablet Aakash.
Apart from DataWind UbiSlate 7Cx, the company has also launched UbiSlate 3G7 and UbiSlate 9Ci. DataWind UbiSlate 3G7 is a 3G tablet and will retail for Rs. 6,999. While UbiSlate 9Ci is a 9 inch tablet with WiFi connectivity that will be available for Rs. 4,999.
"Despite the recent drop in value of the Indian Rupee, we are committed to bringing affordability in computing and internet access to India's masses. With this commitment, we've held strong and not increased pricing of our products, and instead, now are introducing new products with breakthrough pricing," said Suneet Singh Tuli, President and CEO of DataWind Ltd.
All these three tablets come preloaded with a free E-Book App for Class 1 to 12 NCERT in English, Hindi & Urdu Medium; Test Preparation Tool; Free Higher Education & Soft-Skill Courses powered by CEC London; English language learning tools; Interactive Multimedia-rich educational resources; Bollywood Music and Movies; Antivirus & Anti-theft Pack by E-Scan and MapMyIndia.
"Global recognition for the award winning UbiSlate series of tablets have resulted in them being the product of choice provided to delegates at major United Nations and other international conferences. Consumers in India now have first access to the latest technology with a number of new devices in the UbiSlate portfolio," added Suneet Singh Tuli.
The company claims that all of the new models are in-stock and available for immediate delivery by ordering on DataWind's website. Furthermore, the ordered products will be shipped within 24 hours of order and delivered by courier within 3 to 5 days. However, given the Datawind's track record for deliveries, we advice everyone to take the last bit of information with a pinch of salt.