BSNL launches cheapest android tablet Penta at Rs 2,499

New Delhi/August 19
Just when you thought there won’t be any cheaper tablets than Aakash, BSNL has come forward with cheapest tablet range Penta, starting from Rs 2,499.
BSNL’s Penta has capacitive 7 inch display, 1.2 GHz processor with 3G connectivity, giving stiff competition to Aakash tablets.
The new BSNL Penta IS701C tablet which was earlier place in the price of Rs 4,000, is now available for just Rs 2,499. The Penta IS701C is the upgraded version of the IS701R tablet that was launched last year and it is WiFi-only tablet with Android 4.0.3 operating system, a 1.2 GHz processor and 512 MB of RAM. Its 7 inch capacitive touchscreen has 800 x 600 pixel resolution and 16:9 aspect ratio.
The tablet also sports a 3000 mAh battery for long battery life and 4 GB internal memory that can be expanded to 32 GB through a micro SD card. It has a VGA front facing camera and a micro USB port that can be used to connect data card and to charge the device. It has a 3.5 mm jack and for 3G connectivity you can use data dongles or can do so through WiFi.
It also carries an official 1 year manufacturer warranty against manufacturing and usage based defects.