Public sector company, BSNL has announced three new tablets in the range of Rs 3,999-Rs 10,990. Manufactured by Terracom, a little known company based in India, the tablets come with Android ICS and are being launched by BSNL with data benefits. As per BSNL, buyers of the tablets can avail 2 GB of free data for 60 days, by either opting for its 2G or 3G connection.
The tablets are named as Lofty TZ 100, Lofty TZ 200 and Lofty TZ 300. According to BSNL, buyers will get 2 GB of data for 60 days free, in both 2G and 3G connections.
Lofty TZ 100
Priced at Rs 10,990, this is the most expensive one among the three. It has a 7 inch capacitive screen with 1024×600 resolution. It has 1 GHz Cortex A9 processor, Android ICS operating system, 3 megapixel rear camera, 0.3 megapixel front camera for voice chats, 512 MB of RAM, 4 GB of internal storage, 32 GB of expandable storage slot, and a 4200 mAh battery that is expected to give it decent running time.
Besides, the tablet has GPS, Bluetooth, WIFi, and WiFi hotspot capability. It has also HDMI and USB ports.
Lofty TZ 200
It is priced at Rs 6,499 and comes with a 7 inch capacitive screen but with only 800×480 resolution. It too has a 1.2 GHz Cortex A8 processor, Android ICS operating system, 512 MB RAM, 4 GB internal storage which though is expandable to up to 32 GB and 0.3 megapixel front camera for video chats. However, there is no rear camera in the Lofty TZ 200.
It has a smaller battery than the TZ 100 but its 3000 mAh battery is expected to provide decent back up. The Lofty TZ 200 also has WiFi, Bluetooth, USB, HDMI ports for connectivity. Voice calling feature is not there but users can access internet by using dongles through its USB port.
Lofty TZ 300
It is the cheapest of the three and is priced at Rs 3,999. Like the TZ 200, it too does not have voice calling feature but can access internet via a dongle through its USB port.
Like the other two it too has a 1.2 GHz Cortex A8 processor and runs on Android ICS operating system. Besides, it has 512 MB RAM, 4 GB internal storage which though is expandable to up to 32 GB, 3000 mAh battery, and a 0.3 megapixel front camera for video calls. Like in Lofty TZ 200, it too does not have a rear camera.
Unlike the other two, it has a 7 inch resistive screen. It has a 3000 mAh battery, WiFi, and a USB port for connectivity. It neither has an HDMI port nor Bluetooth like the other two.