The Slide WQ32 also features an HDMI-out port, apart from 3G (via built-in SIM card slot), Micro-USB, Wi-Fi 802.11 b/g/n, and USB OTG. The tablet weighs in at 354 grams, and is powered by a 14Wh battery.
Commenting on the launch, Sandeep Parasrampuria, Director iBall, said, "iBall is excited to present the Intel based Windows Tablet PC. The latest association with the IT stalwarts Intel and Microsoft further reinforces our position as one of the leading brands in Tablet PCs. We are proud to work with Intel and Microsoft who have been trend setters in technology."
Highlighting Intel's association with iBall, Anand Ramamoorthy, Director Consumption Sales, Intel South Asia, said, "The new iBall tablet and 2-in-1 powered by the Intel Atom Processors will not only provide an ideal balance of performance and battery life but will also deliver a great value for money proposition to its users. Intel Atom processor-based tablets running Windows 8 provide efficient performance and built-in security features to meet the users' business needs."
Neeraj Gill, Group Director - OEM, Microsoft India, added, "I congratulate iBall on the launch of their first Windows-based tablet today. Our deep engagement with local OEMs is one of the engines of growth for Windows and we are proud of our partnership with iBall. With iBall Slide Tablet PC, Windows-based tablets are now available to a whole new group of consumers in India, who are looking for innovation and value. Consumer usage patterns around technology are constantly evolving and people are looking for tablets which allow both work productivity and entertainment. The iBall Slide Tablet PC offers consumers the power of a PC in a tablet and comes with a free one-year subscription of Office 365 Personal that includes Power Point, Word, Excel, OneNote plus 1TB of cloud storage through OneDrive."