HCL launches HCL ME Y2 3G-enabled tablet

HCL has launched a new 3G-enabled tablet, the HCL ME Y2 priced Rs14,999, which runs on Ice Cream Sandwich. The 7-inch tablet comes with a 2MP rear camera and a VGA front facing camera. The device features a multi touch capacitive screen with a 1024x600 pixel display.

Y2 is powered by a Cortex A9 1GHz processor hosting 1GB RAM and comes with 8GB internal storage, which is expandable via microSD card.

The device includes mini-USB and mini-HDMI ports, with a robust 4000 mAh battery and connectivity options include Wi-Fi,3G and Bluetooth.

The tablet also comes pre-installed with a host of applications, some with special offers. With the Hungama Application, customers will get free three months subscription to download and play unlimited music, videos and ringtones and they would also get unlimited streaming of movies for a month for just Re1 courtesy Bigflix.

Y2 also allows users to create, view, edit or share MS Office docs via ThinkFree Office Mobile.

The device's ME App store features over 15,000 Android applications optimised for the tablet.