Touchmate unveils Mini Pad Pro
Mobile devices maker debuts Intel-based tablet array
Dubai-based tablet and smartphone manufacturer Touchmate, has launched its first Intel-based tablet in the Middle East market.
The Touchmate Mini Pad Pro tablet has an Intel Atom Z2580 2.0GHz processor and runs 4.2 Android Jelly Bean operating system.
According to Touchmate, the new tablets are available in the market at a recommended retail price of AED 899 with a bundled offer of free holidays for two nights and three days stay at a three star hotel with breakfast for two people to 46 international destinations around the globe. In addition, the tablet comes with a holiday voucher worth $200 and a free flip cover worth $40 inside the box.
Vasant Menghani, founder and CEO of Touchamte said the company is an Intel partner for many years when the chip maker still had a small office in Computer Street.
Menghani added Touchmate has always built its PCs and notebooks on Intel's CPU technology platform and working with the vendor on the mobile devices is a natural progression for the company. "Touchmate is an Intel Premium Partner and we are delighted to have launched the Mini Pad Pro using the vendor's processors," he said.
Menghani said by using Intel CPUs, Touchmate tablets now have enhanced performance and, resellers and retailers will now be in a position to capture more clients that are looking for enhance tablet with PC performance for better productivity.
He said the Mini Pad Pro has two models the WiFi-based TM-MID785i and TM-MID785i3G which has built-in 3G.
In addition, the Mini Pad Pro has a 7.85-inch screen, 16GB, 1GB, IPS, WiFi, built-in 3G, Bluetooth, GPS and up to 8 hours battery life.
The new Mini Pad Pro models are available in Carrefour, Lulu, Virgin and Sharaf DG stores.