Update: Lava just sent out a press release confirming the launch. Read the full press release at the end of the post.
Lava has silently launched the upgraded version of its E-Tab XTRON tablet in the form of XTRON+ today. The new tablet includes Android 4.2 and 3700 mAh battery instead of Android 4.1 and 3500 mAh battery present in its predecessor.
Other specifications of XTRON and XTRON+ are exactly the same, and it seems Lava has discontinued the E-Tab XTRON tablet.
“After the huge success of XTRON its improved and better version is here. XTRON was a near perfect product however there was some scope of improvement. LAVA being a truly consumer centric company has incorporated the consumer feedback and further improved XTRON as XTRON+,” said Lava.
Lava E-Tab XTRON+ tablet packs 7-inch display with 1024x600p resolution, 1.5GHz dual-core Cortex A9 processor, 1GB of RAM and 2MP rear camera. The tablet also comes with 8GB of internal storage, microSD card slot, HDMI out and Wi-Fi connectivity.
There is no 3G support or Bluetooth in the tablet.
According to Lava, XTRON+ comes pre-bundled with select Edukart content and owners get a discount of 20% on more Edukart courses. The tablet also features free Vedic math course.
The tablet has been priced at INR 6,990 and is now available online at Flipkart.
Lava launches it sleek & elegant E-Tab XTRON+ tablet
New Delhi, May 31, 2013: LAVA International Limited, a fast growing company in the mobile handset industry, today announced the launch of its E-Tab XTRON+ tablet, a feature-packed Android tablet priced at sub-INR 8,000 price point. The XTRON+ tablet is the first tablet to run on the latest Android version Jelly Bean 4.2.2 and extends the legacy of the highly successful E-Tab XTRON line-up from Lava. Through the announcement Lava has further strengthened its tablet portfolio.
The XTRON+ offers all the features that makes it one of the most complete tablets to date. It is powered by a fast 1.5 GHz dual core processor and 1 GB RAM. With an internal memory of 8 GB, that is expandable up to 32 GB, it gives users enough space to store their multimedia content. Allowing for greater connectivity and convenience, the tablet features dual cameras (Front 0.3 MP and Rear 2.0 MP). The latest device also offers video output for Full 1080p HD with HDMI v1.4 to let users enjoy the tablet experience on a bigger screen.
The tablet even provides access to valuable content courtesy pre-bundled tie-ups with online content providers Edukart.com, Meritnation.com and BIGFlix. Students can learn via the free Vedic Maths package and discounts of up to INR 4,000 offered by Meritnation.com or through the free Career Booster package and the 20% discount on Edukart courses offered by the online player. On the entertainment front, XTRON+ brings great offers on BIGFlix content for the users.
XTRON+ boasts of a thin and compact design with full aluminum shell giving it an elegant feel and superior strength. . The right sized bezel and ultra slim size makes it convenient to hold and use on-the-go.
XTRON+ runs on an improved and powerful 3700 mAh battery as compared to its predecessor XTRON. It supports 5 hours of running time. For connectivity, the XTRON+ offers Wi-Fi access, micro-USB and a HDMI out port.
Elegantly designed, enhanced by high-speed performance, with a remarkably sharp screen, E-Tab XTRON+, is an ideal device for those who wish to live a high definition life. This product is available on online channels at a best buy price of INR 6,990. For more information, please visit http://www.lavamobiles.com/etab