Kobian has launched a new tablet, called the Mercury MTab Neo, featuring built-in 3G support, unlike the mTab2, which only offered external 3G support via USB. Priced at Rs. 15,999, the Mercury MTab Neo has roughly the same specifications as earlier variants, with the exception of 3G support.
The Mercury mTab Neo is powered by a dual-core 1GHz processor, and runs on Android 2.3 Gingerbread. Other specifications include a 7-inch (16:9 800x480 pixel) capacitive multi-touch display, 4GB of built-in storage expandable via microSD up to 32GB, integrated stereo speakers, 2MP rear camera, and 0.3MP front camera.
As for the connectivity, the Mercury mTab Neo features Bluetooth 3.0, 3G (GSM / WCDMA), Wi-Fi 802.11b/g, HDMI out, and mini-USB. The mTab Neo features a 4000mAh battery to power it all.
Sushmita Das, Country Manager - India, Kobian Pte Ltd, spoke on the launch of the Mercury mTab Neo:
"mTab Neo summarizes convergence and convenience. The product combines functionality of two devices and makes the experience and usage more convenient and friendly. At Mercury, we strive to bring products with new ideas and make technology simpler and affordable for all. SIM calling, Bluetooth, in-built 3G, dual camera and overall a strong processor and battery pack up - it's a complete package needed in the growing market of tablets."