BSNL and Aakash tablets – these are the two major players, other than Funbook, in the budget tablets segment. However, there are certain features, including its Andriod 4.0 ice cream sandwich OS, which are expected to render a marvelous response to this Micromax product. The target customers remain the same for BSNL and Aakash - youth and students who wish to enjoy the facilities without burning their pockets, while Micormax targets more on the student class. Here is a brief comparison of these low cost tablets. Make sure you read through before you pick one for you.
|Tablet||BSNL Penta T-Pad IS 701R||Micromax Funbook||Aakash 2 (Ubislate7)|
|ARM Cortex-A8,1.2 GHZ||ARM Cortex-A8,
|RAM||256MB DDR2||512 MB DDR2||256MB DDR2|
|Operating System||Android 2.3
Ice cream sandwich
|Network||Wi-Fi only||Wi-Fi and 3g||Wi-Fi+GPRS via SIM card|
|Touch Screen||7-inch, Resistive||7-inch, Capacitive||7-inch, Resistive|
|Screen Resolution||800×600 px||800×480||800×480|
|No.of USB ports||1||1||2|
|Price||Rs. 3,200||Rs. 6,499||Rs. 2,999|
As per the user experience and review the Micromax Funbook seems to be the best budget Android Tablet.