Here is some thing special to celebrate this Christmas season for Mumbai college students. The low cost tablet 'Aakash' will be made available for the students at a subsidised price of Rs. 1,138 which is much less than its market price of Rs. 2,500. According to report, Aakash will be made available with 50% discount to 100 varsities which include the Mumbai University. The official of the board of college and university department has issued circulars to the affiliated colleges and departments regarding the special offer provided to them.
It is also expected that later in 2012 an upgraded version of Aakash, datawind Ubislate 7(Aakash 2) will also be provided to the students. This unique opportunity will make students to have online access to internet where by they can find various courses connected with the universities. Students have to place order for the tablet in their respective colleges.
30,000 Aakash tablets were put online a week ago had got a volcanic booking making the manufactures to close the booking with in days. Now the website offers online booking for the commercial version of the tablet know as Ubislate 7 or Aakash 2. Those interested can make online booking through the official website. The upgraded version Aakash 2 will be available at Rs 2,999. The tablet is not available in the market yet. Aakash will have a seven inch touch tablet having RAM of 256 megabites running of Android 2.2 OS. The upgraded version Ubislate 7 will have a mighty processor of 700 Mhz.
For the past 2 months the internet world was totally buzzing a single word 'Aakash' which had even become the talk of thousands across the country too. As the Aakash tablet is completely sold out online, pre booking of Aakash 2 can be made through the official website www.aakashtablet.com.