We have taken into consideration only those tablets that run on Android 4.0 or above version of the operating system.
Tablets are fast gaining popularity among Indians but with so many options in the low cost segment, it is indeed very difficult to choose the right tablet. Also, buying the device from the right place would save you lot of bucks.
Thus here we have not only sorted out the best low cost tablets but also the best deals offered on those by online retailers. We have taken into consideration only those low cost tablets that run on Android 4.0 Ice Cream Sandwich or the above version of the operating system.
Micromax Alpha P250
Selling price: Rs 5,500
Deal price: Rs 5,129 + Rs 19 shipping charges (Shopclues)
Alpha P250 is a low cost tablet of Micromax's Funbook series. This 7 inch tablet runs on Android 4.0 Ice Cream Sandwich operating system and 1 GHz Cortex A8 processor.
Micromax Alpha P250 has a 0.3 megapixel front camera, internal memories of 4 GB, 512 MB RAM and expandable memory of up to 32 GB. It is powered by a 2800 mAh battery and on connectivity front, it supports WiFi and 3G network through data card.
Also, along with the tablet, one will also get a free 3G data card from Tata Photon for which the consumer has to just pay Rs 500 towards shipping charges.
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