Aimed at students, Intel has launched its Laptop cum Tablet Hybrid called the Intel Education 2 in 1. It is specially meant for rough use and bear a drop resistance of up to 70 centimeters. Further more, it is also IP51 certified making it dust / water resistant and features a capacitive Stylus. The device will be priced from Rs. 24,000 onwards.
[signoff icon=”commented”]At the launch of Intel Education 2 in 1 Hybrid, Ashutosh Chaddha, Director of Intel South East Asia said, ” The main highlighted feature of the device is that its rugged. This device is also customized specially in such a way that it gives a valid and easy solution to the students and they can easily multitask by completing their assignments.”[/signoff]
Intel Education 2 in 1 Features
The Education 2 in 1 Features a 10-Inch LCD Touch Panel with 1366 x 768 Pixels Resolution. It has Wide viewing angles and five finger touch support. The device is powered by 1.8GHz Quad Core Intel Atom Z3740D Processor coupled with 2GB DDR3L-RS RAM clocked at 1333 MHz. The hybrid runs on Windows 8.1 32-Bit Operating System and comes in two storage options of 32GB and 64GB eMMc. It comes with pre-installed Intel Education Software, Education Resources and McAfee Antivirus Plus*.
In terms of Camera, the Intel Education 2 in 1 sports a 1.26 Mega Pixels VGA camera on the front along side a 5 Mega Pixel Snapper on the Back. The 7600 mAh battery fitted inside is more than capable of lasting up to 8 hours. One can further add 3 Hours of Battery using optional Docking Battery.
The connectivity options include Wi-Fi 802.11 a/b/g/n 2×2 WLAN with WIDI Support, Bluetooth V4.0, and optional 3G, LTE and NFC. The System I/O includes USB V3.0 Ports, MicroSD Card Slot, Microphone / Audio Jack, Micro HDMI Port etc.
Intel Education 2 in 1 Specifications
|Name||Intel Education 2 in 1|
|Type||Laptop / Tablet Hybrid|
|Price||Rs. 24,000 expected|
|Body||Dimensions||Tablet: 277.2 x 177.7 x 11.6 mm / Dock: 281.3 x 231.3 x 27.8 mm|
|Weight||683 Grams (Tablet) / 1,173 Grams (Tablet + Dock + Stylus)|
|Technology||LCD Capacitive Touch Screen|
|Resolution||1366 x 768 Pixels|
|Multi-touch||Yes, 5 Point|
|Chipset||CPU||1.8GHz Quad Core Intel Atom Processor Z3740D Processor|
|RAM||2GB DDR3L-RS @ 1333MHz|
|Storage||Internal||32GB / 64GB eMMC|
|Camera||Front||1.26 Mega Pixels|
|Rear||5 Mega Pixels|
|Camera Features||Magnification Lens, Snap-on, 30x Magnification|
|Operating System||Windows 8.1 32-Bit Operating System|
|Battery||Capacity||7600 mAh Li-Po|
|Standby||8 Hours Battery Life / +3 Hours via Docking Battery (Optional)|
|Connectivity||WLAN||Wi-Fi 802.11 a/b/g/n 2×2 WLAN with WIDI Support|
|USB||MicroUSB V2.0, System I/O: Micro HDMI Port, USB V3.0|
|Audio||Yes, 3.5 mm|
|Sensors||Accelerometer, Ambient Light, E-Compass, Gyroscope, Temperature sensor probe|
|Formats||Audio*||MP3, AMR-NB, Wav, AAC, AAC+, MIDI|
|Video*||MPEG4, DivX, MP4|