KATHMANDU, Sept 17: In a bid to tap the growing demand for tablet PCs in the country, Nuevotronics International has launched Nuevo Phone Tablet in the Nepali market.
According to the company, the device, which is assembled in China, has been manufactured under supervision of its engineers and software personnel.
Sagun Dhungana, technical specialist at Nuevotronics International, said the tablet supports mobile telephony and does everything that a computer does. “We are hopeful that customers will love this tablet as it can function both as a phone and a laptop,” added Dhungana.
The tablet with 7-inch capacitive touch screen uses Android 2.3 operating system. It has a SIM slot that helps customers make phone calls, send messages and use 3G Internet. It is powered by ARM 11 dual core processor and uses 512 MB RAM. It comes with 4GB internal memory and supports expandable memory up to 64GB.
According to Dhungana, other features in the tablet includes GPS, Bluetooth, USB connector, 0.3 mega pixels front camera and 2 mega pixels rear camera, among others. Customers get accessories like charger, earphones and USB connector free with the tablet phone. The company is also giving away screen guard and card dock for free.
Besides, the company has incorporated Google Cloud computing in the tablet. "We have introduced Google Cloud computing with Nuevo phone tablet so that customers can easily store their data,” said Dhungana.
Nuevo phone tablet has inbuilt Skype, Viber, Facebook, Google Play and many other applications so that customers. Though the tablet is available in black color only, customers can choose covers in attractive colors like yellow, red, cream, pink and grey by paying Rs 500.
Though the company has already started booking for the tablet phone, it will start delivering the device from Wednesday onwards.
The company has priced the gadget at Rs 18,999. However, it will offer 15 percent discount for the first week as an introductory offer.
“We have already received bookings for 50 phone tablets. Most of the bookings have come from the corporate sector,” added Dhungana.
Its great stuff, acknowledging it size and the facilities it can provide. However, the Instruction Booklet print is rather small. Can we find it on the net to download? We have it here at Xavier Int´l School/College, Kalopul and I swear its fascinating and auseful too. Thanks Sagun - Maxwell Masy