Karbonn has officially revealed that a Jelly Bean version of its Smart Tab 1 tablet is now available in the country. Sources have also indicated that company might start the official roll-out of Jelly Bean for consumers with ICS version as early as tomorrow.
Originally announced last month, the tablet is sold for INR 6,999 in India. It features 1.2GHz MIPS-Based(TM) JZ4770 SoC, 7-inch screen, 3700 mAh battery, 2MP front camera, and several pre-loaded applications.
“With its unmatched combination of high performance and ultra-low power consumption, the MIPS-Based Ingenic SoC was a natural choice for our new tablet. Long battery life, leading-edge features and a wealth of local content make the Karbonn Smart Tab 1 tablet an ideal product for the Indian market. Building on our success with mobile handsets in India, Karbonn is pleased to be a leader in bringing an Android 4.1 tablet to market, and the first company in the world to offer an Android 4.1 tablet at such an affordable price point. We intend to be the leading marketer in the Indian tablet market wherein we wish to reach up to 200 thousand units per month by focusing on enterprise business solutions segmentation, education, healthcare, hospitality and next-generation business verticals,” said Pradeep Jain, managing director, Karbonn Mobiles, in a statement.