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Data Wind Announces a New App Offers Internet Services for 1 Year

Data Wind is well known in developing countries like for its tablet Aakash. Last week, the manufacturer launched a smartphone Pocketsurfer GZ for a minimum cost which also offers free internet browsing for one year at just Rs.1499.

The company announced a stand-alone Android application which provides internet service on Android devices without a hotspot device or SIM card. Data Wind is mainly focused on taking the free internet to a next level.

DataWind launches smartphone at Rs 1499 with one year free Browsing Internet

It is expected that the app will provide unlimited internet access for one year on any Android device. Users need to buy pre-paid card which will be available at retailers which would be at a nominal price.

Data Wind is focusing on the in towns and smaller cities in India where the internet is quite poor. “Our app is the next step in achieving our company’s goal of bringing the next billion people online,” said, Suneet Singh Tuli, CEO and President of DataWind.

 “Users will be able to download the mobile app on any Android device, and either make an online payment for it or purchase a DataWind Internet access pre-paid card that will soon be available at participating retailers within DataWind’s vast retail network of over 51 channel partners across 10,000 retail locations,” The company’s official statement mentions.

The company has created app exclusively for Android devices as Apple users are economically good enough to splurge money on internet services. Another reason includes that Android devices are more prominent and affordable in the Indian market.

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Data wind app provides user to access the basic internet, which helps reduce 97 percent of the amount needed for browsing. The app also ensures a broadband-like experience irrelevant to the network.

Users can access billions of websites ranging from News, Travel, Finance, Email, Educational content and Social network. Heavy websites might take time to load as the app is developed just to offer basic internet services in India.

The price for the prepaid data packs is about Rs.99 and Rs.150, seems dead cheap for a one-time payment of a nominal amount. However, the Company haven’t revealed any information about the launch.

Lava Unveils X80 Tablet With 8-inch HD Display at Rs. 9999 In India

Indian Mobile Handset Manufacturer, Lava’s latest smartphone X81 has hit the market last week and now it has unveiled an affordable tablet X80. The company has claimed that the tablet is specially designed to provide ‘Next generation Experience’ to users. Priced at Rs.9999 Lava X80 tablet is available in all the retail stores and multi-brand outlets in India.

During the Lava X80 launch event on Tuesday, Raman Sharma, VP and head of tablets and IT at Lava International Ltd said, “We are delighted to announce the launch of Lava X80. With the evolving internet penetration and thus want of enhanced multimedia usage by consumers, Lava X80 is designed to offer next generation experience to consumers.”

ASUS Announced Two New Laptops A540, R558 with USB Type-C Port Launched in India

Lava X80 packs an 8-inch HD display with 1280×800 pixels high resolution. It is powered by 1.83Hz Quad core Intel processor and it is paired with 1 GB RAM. In addition, it also has 16GB internal storage space which is further expandable up to 32GB. Lava X80 comes with an integrated Intel Atom Baytrail graphic core chipset which gives a smooth gaming experience.

Tablet X80’s optics include a 5-mega pixel rear camera with auto focus and LED flash. The device also supports a 3.2 mega pixel front camera for selfies and video calling. The affordable tablet features a powerful 4200mAh Li-ion battery inside. And the connectivity options include Wi-Fi 802.11 b/g/n, GPS, 3.5mm Audio Jack, FM Radio, Bluetooth 4.0, GPRS/EDGE, and Micro-USB 2.0 port.

Microsoft Offers Free Lumia 950 Smartphone on Purchase of Lumia 950 XL

Tablet that is available in white and black colors measurers 215.5x125x9mm and weighs 320 grams. Company offers six-months warranty for in-box accessories along with one year warranty for the device. Well, lastly the unsatisfied part of the tablet is it runs on the out dated Android 4.4 Kit Kat Operating system and it does not come with the 4G LTE support.

Asus And Verizon Unveils The New ZenPad Z8 Tablet

Looking for an Android device bigger than your smartphone with 4G network? Here is a new affordable slate for you. Asus teams up with Verizon to unveil a new 7.9-inch tablet, the ZenPad Z8. The all new Z8 is available for $250. You can pre-order your ASUS ZenPad Z8 from Verizon for $0 down and $10.41 for 24 months. And if you go with a two-year contract you can get the device for $149.99.

Well, going into the specifications of the tablet, the device packs a high resolution 2048×1536 display, Qualcomm Snapdragon 650 hexa-core 64-bit processor, pair of front-facing speakers, 2GB of RAM, and 16GB of internal storage, expandable through microSD card. The device is a Verizon exclusive which supports a 4G LTE connectivity and comes with a SIM card preinstalled, in an addition to 802.11ac Wi-Fi.

Asus Unveils the Stunning New Transformer Series

The ZenPad 8 features an 8-megapixel rear camera as well as a front facing 2-megapixel unit. The device is absolutely small and light at 8.08 x 5.37 x .30 inches and 11.29 ounces which runs the latest version of Android 6.0.1 Marshmallow. It uses the USB Type-C port for charging and data transfer. The battery lasts for 13 hours as it is powered by a 4680 mAh non-removable battery. And the other feature is your ZenPad Z8 allows you to make and receive video calls when connected to your smartphone. The smartphone should be capable of HD voice, video calling and Verizon Message app.

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 Verizon’s previous exclusive tablets were not a great success due to the low-end features. But the all new ZenPad Z8 features more exciting features with a similar price tag. You can now get a close look to new Z8 at the Verizon’s web shop