HCL ME Y2 New Tablet – Features, Specs and Price

HCL Infosystems has launched a new 3G enabled Android tablet in India. The third-generation tab is a trendy and stylish device,  designed to suit needs of the professionals.

hcl me y2 tablet HCL ME Y2 New Tablet   Features, Specs and Price

HCL ME Y2 is powered by a Cortex A9 1GHz processor. The tablet runs on Android 4.0.3 (Ice Cream Sandwich). It has a 7 inch multi touch capacitive display with a resolution of 1024 x 600 pixels. ME Y2 sports a 2 MP rear camera and a 0.3 MP front facing camera.

The tablet hosts 1GB RAM with 8GB built-in storage, along with a memory card slot that can add another 32 GB externally. The tablet also comes equipped with a mini HDMI port and a microUSB port. The HCL ME Y2 offers 3G connectivity with an in-built SIM card slot. It has a robust 4000 mAh battery and also features Bluetooth and WiFi for connectivity.

HCL ME Y2 tablet comes preloaded with a host of applications like Hungama app, Bigflix, ThinkFree Office Mobile, LinkedIn, Twitter, 3D Digital Weather Clock, Games, Sweet’ N ‘Spicy, Bollywood Hungama, iBrowser, ICS Browser and Saavn. The Y2 comes with its own ME App store featuring over 15,000 Android applications optimized for the tablet; however access to the Google Play store is blocked which is a big disadvantage for the tab as all Android applications are not available on the ME app store.

Specifications of HCL ME Y2 Tablet:

NETWORK: GSM 850/ 900/ 1800/ 1900 MHz

PROCESSOR: 1 GHz Cortex A9 processor with Mali 400 GPU

OPERATING SYSTEM: Android 4.0.3 (Ice Cream Sandwich)

DIMENSIONS: 120 x 200 x 13 mm

WEIGHT: 368 g

DISPLAY: 7″ capacitive multi-touch screen (1024×600)

MEMORY:1 GB RAM

STORAGE: 8 GB internal memory with microSD support up to 32 GB

CAMERA: 2.0 MP rear / 0.3 MP front-camera

CONNECTIVITY:

  • 3G (HSDPA UP TO 3.2 Mbps)
  • Bluetooth 3.0
  • Wi-Fi 802.11 b/g/n
  • microUSB
  • HDMI

BATTERY: Li-Ion 4000 mAh

OTHE FEATURES:

  • ME App Store
  • SIM slot for 3G
  • No access to GooglePlay

The HCL ME Y2 will be supported by an integrated back up service- HCL Touch, a 24X7 one touch service facility. The customers are also promised unlimited streaming of movies for one month from Bigflix for only Re 1.

At a price Rs 14,999, the HCL ME Y2 tablet looks a bit overpriced and inaccessibility to Google Play make it an under competitive tablet in the market.

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