Chinon Launches Low Cost Android Tablets Starting At $160


Chinon has this week launched a pair of new low cost Android tablets, that start at just $160. The new Swift 7 and Swift 10 Android tablets are equipped with ARM Cortex A8 1.2GHz processors, with screen resolutions of 800 x 600 on the 7 inch tablet and 1024 x 768 on the 10 inch tablet.

Chinon Switch 7 and Switch 10

Other features include 4GB of internal memory on the Swift 7 and 8GB for the Swift 10, with a microSD slot that’s expandable up to 32GB.As well as 802.11a/b/g/n WiFi connectivity, together with a USB 2.0 port, built-in microphone and speakers. Both tablet shave 2 megapixel front-facing cameras, and the Swift 10 is also fitted with a rear-facing camera. Chinon USA President Jensen Fong explains:

“There is no reason why consumers who want to experience the excitement of tablets should be priced out of the market. Chinon’s superior design and the improving Android OS allows our Swift tablets to be priced low without compromising performance,”

Both Chinon Swift 7 and Swift 10 Android tablets run Android 2.3 out of the box, and are priced at $159.99 for the Swift 7, while the Swift 10 is a little more at $279.99.

Source: Hot Hardware