Celkon on Wednesday launched a new tablet in India dubbed CT722, priced at Rs. 4,999. The tech firm will sell the tablet exclusively from Snapdeal.
The Celkon CT722 tablet is a single-SIM supporting device and runs Android 5.1.1 Lollipop out-of-the-box. It features a 7-inch WSVGA (600x1024 pixels) display. The tablet is powered by a 1.1GHz quad-core Intel Atom x3-C3230RK processor, coupled with 1GB of RAM and Mali 450 MP4 GPU. It bears 8GB of inbuilt storage, which is further expandable via microSD card (up to 32GB).
It sports a 3.2-megapixel rear camera, while there is a secondary 1.3-megapixel front-facing camera also onboard. On the connectivity front, the Celkon CT722 offers 3G, USB-OTG, GPRS/ EDGE, Wi-Fi 802.11 b/g/n, Micro-USB, and Bluetooth options. It packs a 2800mAh battery and will be available in Blue, White and Black colour variants.
"We are making great progress towards being one ofthe leading players in the country and offerings such as the new CT722 will help us grow stronger. We aim to become a leading player in the country and in International markets. We are proud to say that this is the most innovative yet affordable Tablet in the country, thanks to Intel for supporting us on the innovation," said Y Guru, Chairman and Managing Director - Celkon Mobiles during the launch.
Celkon said on Tuesday that it will invest Rs. 250 crores in its manufacturing facilities in Telangana and Andhra Pradesh over the next six months. The facilities in Hyderabad and Tirupati will manufacture both mobile phones and tablets.