Pantel Technologies Private Limited (PTPL), a pioneer in devising low-cost tablet PC(s) in India, has announced the launch of India’s first 2G SIM Slot Tablet PC, the Penta T-Pad WS703C today.
Present at the announcement were Hon’ble Minister of HRD, Telecom and IT, Govt of India, Shri Kapil Sibal, launching India’s first Voice call based tablet PC with 3D enabled capacitive touch screen, the Penta T-Pad WS703C today. Penta T-Pad WS703C is a performance oriented tablet PC that comes with TF card expansion slot, voice call feature, 7″ 3D enabled capacitive touch screen, front and rear cameras, HDMI ports, an extra long battery life and much more.
Pantel Technologies, a pioneer in affordable tablet PCs in India market, has a strategic reverse data bundling alliance with BSNL, offering highly competitive data plans that come pre-bundled with the Penta T-Pad range of tablet PC(s). The company has the widest range of tablet PC(s) in India today.
The first customers of the Penta T-Pad WS703C model were the meritorious students of the SSLC – 2012 exam in Kerala. A total of 674 units were given to the students today under a unique merit initiative undertaken by Hon’ble MP PC Chacko in his constituency.
Speaking on the occasion, Mr. Vijender Singh, Managing Director, Pantel Technologies Private Limited said, “India aspires to increase its literacy rate. In this age of rapid digitalization, it is imperative to incorporate digital solutions to aid educational developments. It gives me immense pleasure to launch the latest offering from our stable powered by BSNL data connectivity. A 2G SIM based tablet PC for voice call and 3G compatibility through a dongle is yet another milestone in offering affordable digital computing solutions to the Indian student community.”
Gracing the occasion, Mr. Kapil Sibal, Hon’ble Minister of HRD, Telecom and IT, Govt of India said, “Education is about choices, just as democracy is! 3The true definition of democracy is the availability of choices to students in the classroom. You can vote for a political party every five years, bring it to power or oust it. This is, electoral politics. The real maturing of democracy, on the other hand, happens in the classroom. With the launch of Penta T-Pad WS703C students have more choices in the classroom, which in turn increases the canvas of democracy. The child’s mind is unlimited. There are no territorial boundaries for children. The child can dream. And the child needs to realize his or her dream. BSNL is the No 1 telecom operator in India with a strong focus on the student community. The launch of the Penta T-Pad WS703C with 2G Data plans of BSNL makes for yet another attractive digital offering to the student community.”
This new hi-tech tablet PC, the Penta T-Pad WS703C, priced at INR 6,999, is a power packed device with 4GB of internal storage, 512MB of RAM, 1.2GHz Cortex A8 processor, inbuilt 2G SIM Slot and also 3G Dongle compatibility. This device comes with a 3D feature, allowing the user to enjoy uninterrupted 3D viewing on the Penta T-pad multi-touch capacitive screen. The ‘all-port’ architecture on this model includes features like Dual Camera, HDMI port to help you connect and enjoy HD video on your HDTV, Mini USB port to further charge and connect to speakers, keyboard or any other I/O device and a TF Card slot for storage expandability of upto 32GB – providing for a seamless user experience.
PTPL has entered into a strategic reverse data bundling alliance with Bharat Sanchar Nigam Limited, to jointly address the data & ICT needs of Indian consumers by launching attractive data plans bundled with the entire range of Penta TPAD tablet PC(s). These include the Rs. 125 (4GB of 2G data free in 60 days) and Rs. 150 (2GB of 3G data free in 60 days) pre-paid offerings that can be availed off by the consumer at the time of purchase of the Penta T-Pad tablet PC(s).