[ILUG-BOM] India's $35 Tablet- The Everything Killer

Narendra Sisodiya narendra at narendrasisodiya.com
Sun Aug 1 05:14:09 IST 2010


On Sat, Jul 31, 2010 at 4:33 PM, steve <steve at lonetwin.net> wrote:

> On 07/30/2010 06:01 PM, Rony wrote:
> > On Friday 30 July 2010 09:37 AM, sankarshan wrote:
> >>
> >>  Without any idea of the specification and, the quantum of subsidy that
> >>  the GoI is planning to put in, it might be difficult to arrive at a
> >>  conclusion on the $35 price.
> >>
> >>
> >>
> > Even a China mobile sold without duty and taxes is not that cheap.
> >
>
> Actually, there are already available things like this:
> http://www.google.com/products?q=google+android+tablet&scoring=p
>
> Which are for $100. Like Sankarshan mentioned, it's all about the
> specifications
> and the subsidy. I mean, one can port android to a glorified Palm Zire
> (which
> can be bought sub $50) and call that a tablet PC too, but you won't get
> much
> work done on it.
>
> cheers,
> - steve
>
>
Thanks a lot for this link. I have ordered $89 Cheap Android tablet.


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