A top Indian premier services and ICT systems integration, distribution and hardware company, HCL Infosystems has announced the launch of a new range of ME tablets in Nigeria and across Africa and the Middle East.
HCL has launched three new ME tablets, namely U2, V1 and Y3 and emerged the leaders in value tablets in the Middle East. In the African countries, Nigeria, Kenya, Rwanda, Tanzania and Uganda, the new ME Tablets will be available in leading stores by the beginning of February 2013.
Mr. Srinath Nagarajan, Business Head-MEA, Mobility Business Unit, HCL Infosystems MEA, while commenting on the launch said that, “We are very excited to launch our new range of ME tablets. The launch comes as part of our commitment to offer the best in technology and continue our innovation and leadership in the value category of tablets.
“Africa has a highly competitive tablet market with the demand for innovative technologies growing at a rapid pace.
“We have made huge investments in research to develop innovations that would enable us to deliver devices to a larger customer base, making technology more accessible. Understanding the need to cater to individual preferences of our customers and resonating the brand message – Change Begins with ME, we wish to meet and exceed their expectations in technology by delivering an amazing user experience.”
“The ME tablets have been innovated to offer various unique and specialized features. The U2 Tab offers a fast processor and Google Play, the V1 Tab has a facility for 2G calling and the Y3 Tab has 3G calling facility and a Dual Sim.
“The U2 has an integrated HDMI connectivity Port, which connects the tablet to external display devices for gaming, video playback or emails. It has a powerful CPU, being powered by a 1 GHz Cortex A9 CPU which enables U2 to deliver high performance with low power consumption. The Tab has an integrated front camera for video chat.
“The tablet also carries a powerful GPU and 1GB DDR3 RAM which enables one to enjoy smooth 2D/3D graphics gaming.
“ The tablet has an 8GB internal memory where one can store all their favourite movies, photos, games and also which is externally expandable through a 32GB micro SD card. It also comes pre loaded with Thinkfree Office which enables users to create and edit office documents on the go” Nagarajan explained.
According to Nagarajan, the HCL ME V1 tablet has a sleek and slim Metal ID, combining fashion and sturdiness in an elegant form, adding that it has a built-in voice calling, having the integrated phone functions of voice calling and integrated SIM slots.