Now this is sure to make your jump and take notice – Datawind Ltd., a leading developer of wireless web access products and services has announces ultra – cheap UbiSurfer Netbook in Indian market.
The Cost of this Netbook? Just 7999 rupees (around USD 180 )
Even if this is quite cheap – It does pack a lot of features in this.
This compact little netbook sports a nifty 7 inch TFT Wide screen display with 800 x 480 pixels (WVGA) resolution and full QWERTY keyboard.
UBIsurfer netbook operates on Windows CE platform, boots-up in ten seconds, and applications launch instantly, providing consumers an excellent system with the familiarity of a PC.
Here are complete list of UBIsurfer features:
- 7” TFT – Wide screen display (800 x 480 pixels)
- 128MB Ram; 1GB Flash
- GPRS 900 Mhz, 1800Mhz with Embedded SIM Wireless LAN WiFi IEEE 802.11 b/g Ethernet Port 10MB
- Built-in microphone and duel speaker system Stereo Sound Earphone Jack
- Full QWERTY keyboard
- Touchpad Mouse Pointer
- 700g/ 222 x 165 x 29.5 mm
- Push-Push SD card socket / 3x USB Ports/ 1 x Earphone/ 1 x Microphone/ 1 x Ethernet
- Datawind Web Browser, Calendar, Media Player, XIP Office (Word processor, Spreadsheet, Presentation) PDF Viewer, Email, Paint, Games.
The best part about this netbook is it is will be Internet-on-all-the-time, due to GPRS SIM integration capability. Offcourse it has WiFi connectivity as well, which can be used when you have a wifi hotspot nearby or at your home.
This ultra portable device weighs only 700 grams and can easily be your permanent on-the-go companion !
Although, it has just 1GB flash drive, you can easily expand it with the available SD card socket.
Click on the image below to see different images of this netbook:
I think, this device has got all ingredients to make it a real success – First and foremost, its cheap, it is extensible and very portable.
I am going to try and get my hands on it as early as possible – How about you?
Do you think this netbook will be a success in India?