ViewSonic’s ViewPad 10 tablet has now finally began shipping in North America aka Apple’s backyard and is countering the iOS-based iPad with not one but two operating systems, Microsoft’s Windows 7 and Google’s Android 1.6.ViewSonic ViewPad 10 tablet s packed with some fantastic features such as a 1.66GHz Intel Atom processor, 2GB of memory with expansion up to 32GB with a microSD card slot and 1.3 megapixel front facing camera for that all important video chat……….
ViewSonic has announced for themselves that the ViewSonic ViewPad 10 dual boot Android and Windows 7 tablet and also available to purchase.In the chronicles of ViewPad the ViewPad 10 has been available since late last year in Europe along with the 7-inch ViewPad 7 that it launched side-by-side with. Both tablets ran Android OS but the ViewPad 10 featured dual boot functionality and shipped with Android 1.6 OS and your choice of Windows 7 Home Premium or Professional.
“The lines of professional and personal life are blurring, which creates a need for devices that are suited for both sides,” said Adam Hanin, vice president of marketing for ViewSonic Americas. “The ViewPad 10 delivers just that by enabling users to merge business productivity with personal enjoyment anywhere, anytime. We are proud of our 10-year tablet history and are dedicated to further extending our tablet product portfolio to meet every individual need.”Packed with a high speed Intel Atom 1.66GHz processor and integrated 2GB of memory, the ViewPad 10 is a powerhouse of mobile computing. Built with a 1024×600 panel with LED backlight technology partnered with capacitive multi-touch functionality, the device provides a crystal clear viewing experience, even when multitasking across several applications.
The ViewPad 10 enables consumers to take Windows on the road, allowing access to Flash-based content and programs like Word, Excel, PowerPoint and Adobe Acrobat, wherever they are. Plus social media applications like Facebook and Twitter, sharing photos and surfing the Web through Google’s Android 1.6 platform are only a switch away, making this device the perfect companion for those looking to work, play and share on the go. Throw in the built-in Wi-Fi 802.11 b/g/n, Bluetooth 2.1 + EDR and 1.3 megapixel built-in front camera, the ViewPad 10 is fully optimized to keep users connected.The ViewPad 10 if you are interested in ordering one online is available in two internal storage size models 16GB SSD and 32GB SSD with Windows 7 Home Premium pre-installed in both. On Amazon you can get a 16GB SSD model for $599.00 and at PCRush you can get a 32GB SSD model for $605.65.
- 10.1-inch WSVGA (1024×600 resolution) LED Back-lit LCD w/ capacitive multi-touch
- Google Android 1.6 OS and Windows 7 Home Premium/Professional
- 1.66GHz Intel Atom N455 CPU
- 2GB of DDR3 RAM
- 16GB SSD or 32GB SSD
- MicroSD card slot (up to 32 GB)
- Wi Fi 802.11b/g/n & Bluetooth 2.1 with EDR
- 1.3 MP front facing camera
- 2x USB, mini-VGA, 1x Microphone and 1x Audio out (headphone)