From the catalog of CDR-King, our favorite gadgets store, we have this Fastpad tablet available for only "P8, 800.00"
It features WIFI capabilities, supports 3G(??!!! to be verified, sorry), is HDMI capable, with 4gb internal storage, expandable to 32gb with ports for HDMI video, USB 2.0and Audio and it weighs in only at 0.39 kg.
The hardware is nothing to sneeze at: Samsung S5PV210 ARM Cortex-A8 CPU operating at 1GHz. It is equipped with
DDR2 512MB memory and and 4GB storage TF Card with a maximum capacity of up to 32GB optional.
The screen is a 7” TFT display, 16:9 aspect ratio and 800x480 resolution. This tablet incredibly has a capacitive touch screen. Its communications and networking hardware features an internal Wif: Internal Wifi module, IEEE 802.11b/g wireless and is even equipped with a G-sensor for playing 3-D games.
It has a 3.0 megapixel camera at the back.
For sound play back, it has 2 x 1W stereo speakers, and has a standard earphone jack.Of course it has an internal microphone. The battery is rated at 2200mAh and the tablet comes with a power jack/adapter rated at 9B/1.5 A. We dont know its rated battery life until it needs a recharge (some buyers reported 4-6 hours at Tipid).
The operating system is Android (Linux based!) but at the earlier version of 2.2. It comes with standard applications
SW online, QQ, MSN, Skype, Ebook reader for reading UMD, TXT, PDF formats, Google Market Online and it supports
Unlike the Ipad, it comes with Flash Adobe Flash 10.1! Here is a side view of the ports area.
Images and bare specifications are from the online catalog of CDRKing.
Here are the capabilities of the Fastpad:
- WIFI capabilities HDMI capable 4gb internal storage, expandable to 32gb HDMI, USB and Audio ports 0.39kg, lightweight
- Software: OS: Android 2.2 Dynamic desktop SW online: QQ, MSN, Skype Ebook: UMD, TXT, PDF Google Market Online Quick Office: supported Video: 1080p HD Video, HW decode MPEG4/ H.264/ H.263/ VC1/ RMVB/ RM/ 3GP/ AVI/ MKV/ MOV Audio: MP3/WMA/WAV/AAC/AAC+ Image Viewer: JPEG/PNG/BMP/GIF Flash: Adobe Flash 10.1 Language: Multilateral
- Hardware CPU:Samsung S5PV210 ARM Cortex-A8 process 1GHz system clock Memory: DDR2 512MB Storage: 4GB TF Card, Maximum support up to 32GB (optional) LCD: 7” TFT, 16:9, 800x480 Touch: Capacitive Touch Wifi: Internal Wifi module, IEEE 802.11b/g wireless G-Sensor: Rotator screen, 3D games Camera: 3.0 megapixel HDMI: HD video output USB: USB Host 2.0, USB Device 2.0 Dimension: 7.6” x 4.9” 0.50” (H x L x W)
- Audio: 2 x 1W stereo speaker Earphone jack Internal Mic Key: Power on/off, Home, Menu, Esc Battery: 2200mAh Power Jack: 9V/1.5A power adapter(100-240v input)
- Package Content 1x Tablet 1x DC 9V Power Adapter 1x 3.5 Audio Jack 1 USB 5 Pin Female Connector 1x USB 5 Pin Connector
You should first compare this with the Samsung Galaxy Pad without the 3G model which sets you back by 17-18 K pesos! So this Fastpad looks like a bargain.