Swipe Telecom has launched another 3G calling tablet called the Swipe MTV Slate for a price tag of Rs. 14,999. This tablet comes with single SIM slot and a 7.8 inch screen.
The MTV Slate runs on the Jelly Bean 4.2.2 OS with on-board 1GB RAM and 8GB storage. There is a single SIM slot – 3G / 2G supported with voice call functionality. Additional storage can be added via the Micro SD slot (up to 32GB). This tab is loaded with quad core processor (
MT6589 MTK8389) clocked at 1.2GHz (cortex A7) coupled with PowerVR SGX 544MP GPU.
The IPS touch screen is 7.85 inches with 1024×768 pixels resolution. This tab also comes with dual cameras. There is a VGA camera on the front and a 5 megapixel camera on the rear. The Swipe MTV Slate Tablet is 8.4mm thick and weight is 400 grams. There is built in FM receiver and full HD playback is supported.
Other features are 3G, 2G, Wi-Fi (b/g/n), Bluetooth 4.0, probably GPS (needs confirmation) and OTG support. Battery is of 3200 mAh (li-ion) capacity which seems too less for the size.
The quad core Swipe MTV Slate tablet with 3G support will soon hit the stores for Rs. 14,999 (via Flipkart).