The next in line from Wickedleak are two dual core powered tablets called the Wammy Desire and the Wammy Athena running on Android 4.1 (Jelly Bean OS). The Desire will sport a 7 inch screen and the Athena will come with a 9.7 inch IPS screen. These tablets are expected to hit the markets on 14th October 2012.

The low cost tablet segment is getting better, it has now moved on to the dual core platform along with the latest software – the Jelly Bean (Android 4.1). The specs are good, however both of these tablets do not come with built in SIM slot, 3G can be accessed via supported dongles.

The Wickedleak Wammy Desire with a 7 inch screen is priced at Rs. 6,499 whereas the Wammy Athena with a 9.7 inch IPS screen and higher resolution will come for Rs. 13,999. Both of these tablets come loaded with 1GB DDR3 RAM for super smooth performance.

Wammy Desire Key features and Specifications

  • Cortex A9 ARM dual core processor clocked at up to 1.5 GHz.
  • Mali 400 GPU.
  • Jelly Bean OS (Android 4.1).
  • 7 inch capacitive touchscreen with 800×480 pixels resolution.
  • 1GB DDR3 RAM, 8GB internal storage and microSD card support.
  • Front VGA camera.
  • External 3G support, Wi-Fi, G-Sensor, HDMI port, Multi format media player, Flash 11 supported and USB port.
  • 3000 mAh li-ion battery that gives usage time of about 6 hours.
  • Comes loaded with Spiderman, Hero of Sparta, Nova, Gun Bros games and other apps.
  • Price Rs. 6,499.

Dual Core Wammy Desire and Wammy Athena tablets with Android 4.1 (Jelly Bean OS)

Wammy Athena Key features and Specifications

  • ARM Cortex A9 dual core processor @ 1.5GHz (same as on the Desire) coupled with Mali 400 GPU.
  • 9.7 inch IPS screen with resolution of 1024×768 pixels.
  • Android 4.1 (Jelly Bean OS).
  • 1GB DDR3 RAM, 16GB internal storage and expandable memory slot (32GB cards supported).
  • Dual cameras: 2MP rear and 2MP front.
  • External 3G support via USB dongle, Wi-Fi, G-Sensors, Multi format media player, HDMI and USB ports.
  • 8000 mAh Li-ion battery with about 6 hours of usage.
  • Price Rs. 13,999.

So what do you think about these “soon to be launched”  tablets?

By Rajeev Rana

Founder and Chief Editor -