Back in April Micromax launched its first tablet named Micromax Funbook. The 7 inch tablet since launch went on to be a big hit and got a great success. The tablet became very popular and got sold in very short period of time. Main factor that sold the Funbook is the price which is INR 6,500. It’s the cheapest available in the market. Still the demand for the tablet stays.
And now following the success of Micromax Funbook, the company is all set to launch the updated version of the tablet named Micromax Funbook Pro. The upcoming tablet from Micromax is an update to Micromax Funbook. The Micromax Funbook Pro will sport a 10.1 inch of display and a higher resolution of 1024×600 pixels as compared to its predecessor.
Adding more to Funbook Pro, Micromax has put in an inbuilt storage of 8GB which can further be expanded up to 32GB using microSD card and 1GB of RAM, these are double than the Funbook specs. Processor and the OS remains the same, which are 1.2 GHz single core processor and Android 4.0 ICS Cream Sandwich. The dual Mali 400 GPU and a front VGA camera also remains the same.
The Micromax Funbook Pro will also pack the education and entertainment content which it does in the Funbook as well. And that is the reason why it will be called Edutainment device. The big 10.1 inch screen and better resolution is expected to provide improved reading experience which users did not get in Micromax Funbook. And also a better experience of watching High Definition (HD) videos.
Micromax Funbook Pro Key Features
- 10.1 inch TFT Capacitive Multi Touch Screen with resolution of 1024×600 pixels
- Android 4.0.3 Operating System
- 1GB RAM
- 8GB internal memory, expandable up to 32GB using microSD card
- HD Video Playback
Micromax Funbook Pro Specification
|OS||Android 4.0.3 Ice Cream Sandwich with Google Play support|
|Processor||1.2 GHz single Core Cortex A8 Processor with dual Mali 400 GPU|
|Touch Screen, Display Resolution, Size||10.1 inch TFT Capacitive Multi Touch Screen with resolution of 1024×600 pixels|
|Camera||Front VGA Camera for Video Chat|
|Apps||Zip, Adobe Reader, Adobe Flash, Text Editor, Youtube and more|
|RAM, Inbuilt Memory||1GB RAM, 8GB internal memory, expandable up to 32GB using microSD card|
|Connectivity||Wi-Fi, 3G using USB dongle, HDMI port, 3.5mm Audio Jack, miniUSB|
Price and Availability
The pricing detail of the Micromax Funbook Pro Tablet is not yet disclosed but looking at the specification it is expected that it will be under INR 10,000, since price will play an important role in the success of the tablet. It is expected that Micromax will launch the Micromax Funbook Pro by next month. The official website has already put up tag stating Coming Soon.
Biggies like Apple and Google are entering the 7 inch tablet market with Nexus 7 and iPad Mini respectively. And Micromax is moving to a 10 incher after getting success with 7 inch Tablet. It will be interesting to see whether Micromax Funbook Pro will be able to survive the battle of Tablets this time or not. what do you think? Let us know in the comments below.
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