Nokia has announced at Slush Technology Conference in Helsinki, its much anticipated Nokia N1 Tablet and that to with a Bang. The tablet has pocket friendly price tag of $250 (Rs, 15,500 approx.) plus taxes yet, the tablet easily gives its competition run for money. The expected release for the slate is February 2015 in China followed by selected countries then onwards. The Nokia N1 Tablet will be available in Natural Aluminum and Lava Grey Colors and design highly resembles to the Apple iPads.
Sebastian Nyström, Head of Products at Nokia Technologies commenting on the launch said, “We are pleased to bring the Nokia brand back into consumers’ hands with the N1 Android tablet, and to help make sophisticated technologies simple. The N1 has a delightfully intuitive interface and an industrial design to match it. This is a great product for Nokia fans and everyone who has not found the right Android tablet yet.”
Nokia N1 Tablet – Key Features
The slate is made up using a single Aluminum plate with Fully Laminated 7.9-Inch IPS LCD Display. The screen has 2048 x 1536 Pixels Resolution at 324ppi Pixel density and is backed by Corning Gorilla Glass 3 protection, which is an additional perk. has dimensions of 200.7 x 138.6 x 6.9 mm and weighs 318 Grams. The Smooth side edges makes the tablet easier to hold in hands yet maintaining the premium style factor.
The Nokia N1 Tablet is backed by a 64-Bit 2.3Ghz Quad Core Intel Atom Z3580 Processor and PowerVR G6430 GPU for graphic performance. It also has 2GB LPDDR3 RAM and 32GB of non expandable storage memory. Nokia has scrapped the Symbian OS in this one as the latest table runs on Android 5.0 Lollipop OS which is overlapped with Nokia Z Launcher. Inside is a 5300 mAh Li-Ion non removable battery that keeps the device fueled up.
The Nokia N1 Tablet Sports a 5 Mega Pixel selfie camera on the front and a 8 Mega Pixel main camera on the back with 1080p video recording capabilities. The Tablet does not support SIM connectivity however it has Wi-Fi 802.11 a/b/g/n/ac, Wi-Fi Hotspot, Wi-Fi Direct, DLNA, Dual Band (2×2 MIMO), Bluetooth V4.0, MicroUSB V2.0, A-GPS support, Stereo Speakers, 3.5mm Audio Jack etc.