Domestic smartphone and tablet brand, Swipe Technologies, on Friday launched an upgraded version of its Slate Pro tablet in India. Featuring a 10.1-inch HD (1280x800 pixels) IPS display, the 4G-enabled tablet has been priced at Rs. 8,499. Its predecessor, with the same name, was launched back in December 2014. It has been launched in a Champagne Gold colour variant.
The Swipe Slate Pro (2017) is exclusively available on Flipkart, the company said in a statement, and has been listed with a no-cost EMI offer. The company is calling the new model the "most affordable 10-inch display tablet in India." As we mentioned, the tablet features 4G connectivity, with dual-SIM card (Regular SIM) slots, and is capable of voice calling including support for VoLTE.
The Swipe Slate Pro runs Android 6.0 Marshmallow. Powered by 1.1GHz quad-core processor, the Swipe comes with 2GB RAM and 16GB in-built memory storage which is further expandable via microSD card (up to 32GB).
The Slate Pro tablet sports a 5-megapixel rear camera with LED flash and 2-megapixel front camera. Connectivity options include 4G VoLTE, Bluetooth v4.0, Wi-Fi 802.11 a/b/g/n, 3.5mm audio jack, and Micro-USB. Sensors on board include accelerometer. It is powered by a 5000mAh battery.
"Slate Pro has been designed for the young professional and working students. We attempt to make products which are user friendly by adding value to the consumer's experience. Launching our products on Flipkart has always boosted our sales," said Shripal Gandhi, Founder and CEO of Swipe.
Written with inputs from IANS