Micromax has launched a 2-in-1 Windows 8.1 convertible tablet-cum-laptop with the support of built-in 3G SIM connectivity. Just after launching multiple handsets, slates and TV models, the domestic brand Micromax has on Thursday entered into the announcement of its 10″ hybrid laptop-tablet market with its new iteration of a 2-in-1 gadget. Exclusively available on Amazon India starting May 6. More details on the Micromax Windows hybrid with SIM support can be checked right after this break.
With a single-SIM supporting Micromax Canvas Laptab runs on Windows 8.1 with Bing search and is also upgradable to Windows 10 OS. The tablet-laptop features a 10-inch IPS dispay with WXGA (1280x800px) resolution screen. It is powered by a 1.33GHz quad-core Intel Atom Z3735F processor (uses up to 1.83GHz in Burst mode) paired with 2GB of DDR3L RAM, 32GB of internal storage, further it can expandable via microSD card.
The Canvas Laptab sports a 2-megapixel rear and a 2MP front-facing camera sensors and measures 210.8×124.2×9.95mm, weighs 1.1kgs. Interesting part here on the laptab is that it comes with Microsoft Office 365 subscription and also has a keyboard that has a touchpad so that it can transform Canvas Laptab into a full-fledged Notebook. Houses a dual speakers setup placed either sides on the rear panel.
The Micromax Canvas Laptab packs a 7000mAh battery, which is rated to offer a usage time of 10 hours and buyers will additionally receive 1TB of could storage on Microsoft’s OneDrive service. Connectivity options includes 3G, WiFi 802.11b/g/n, Bluetooth 4.0, USB.
Commenting on the launch Vineet Taneja, CEO, Micromax Informatics Limited, said,
“Today’s launch marks our entry into the PC segment, where we intend to drive category growth and not only garner an available market share. We believe that our vision complements the initiatives for Digital India, and we will be launching a range of exciting products over the next few months in the category.”
The Micromax Canvas Laptab with 3G SIM is priced at Rs 14,999 and goes on sale through Amazon.in from May 6th.