DataWind has now started the online booking of the world’s cheapest tablet Akash. The price for student version is Rs 2,500 while UbiSlate 7 is available for Rs 2,999. The payment mode of both the tablets is cash on delivery.
Read the feature list of the akash tablet.
“The improved version of Aakash tablet will be available in retail outlets by January end,” a spokesperson of DataWind said.
The tablet was to be made available in retail stores by the end of November. “The delay in the availability of the tablet has been due to upgradation in the tablet and some unforeseen delay in manufacturing,” the spokesperson said.
But how the company will identify the students for student version of tablet, it is not clear. But it seems that anyone can order the student version of the tablet.