iBall recently launched the world’s cheapest Windows 8.1 tablet, the iBall Slide i701 for Rs 4,999 in the country and it is now being joined in by another low-cost Windows 8.1 tablet. The latest one to go on sale is the iBall Slide WQ77 and it has been priced at Rs 6,999. It comes with a free Teewe media streaming dongle which costs Rs 2,399 so the new one matches its younger sibling in terms of the value-for-money on offer.
The iBall Slide WQ77 has gone on sale on Flipkart. It has a 7.9-inch display and runs Windows 8.1. It comes bundled with free Office 365 for 1 year and 1TB of OneDrive storage. The tablet will further get a free upgrade to Windows 10 when the same becomes available. There’s 16GB of internal storage on offer. There is a 5-megapixel camera present up front and it is joined in by a 2-megapixel front camera. Let us quickly through its specifications:
iBall Slide WQ77 specifications
- 7.85-inch IPS display, 1024 × 768 pixels, 178-degree viewing angle
- Windows 8.1, upgradeable to Windows 10
- Intel Atom Z3735G chipset, 1.33GHz quad-core CPU with burst up to 1.86GHz
- 1 GB LPDDR3 RAM
- 16GB internal memory, expandable with microSD card slot (up to 64GB)
- 5-megapixel rear camera, 2-megapixel front camera
- 3G (via dongle), Wi-Fi 802.11b/g/n and Bluetooth 4.0
- 4,000 mAh battery
It is available in Metallic Blue colour and comes across as a good value for money package.