Karbonn and Innominds unveil 3G tablet in India powered by Qualcomm Snapdragon
Telecom Lead India: Innominds and Karbonn have unveiled a 3G tablet powered by Qualcomm Technologies at Innovation Qualcomm India 2012.
Karbonn AGNEE is powered by Qualcomm Snapdragon processor. Leveraging a QTI Reference Design (QRD) based on QTI’s Qualcomm Snapdragon S1 MSM 7x27A processor, this 3G tablet has been designed and developed in India by Innominds.
The Karbonn AGNEE, powered by QTI’s 1 GHz Qualcomm Snapdragon processor, has a 7 inch screen, HDMI, 3G HSPA, Android ICS OS, and a 4000 mAh Li-Polymer battery.
The tablet is targeted at the education sector with preloaded applications for education-based content and services that provides a collaborative learning experience for students. Innominds aims to come up with future designs adapted for retail and other industry verticals, leveraging QRD, the company said.
“Karbonn Mobiles is envisioned to introduce innovative technology across the globe. We are pleased to announce Karbonn AGNEE, the first made in India 3G tablet based on QRD, which will surely take a step forward in making engaged mobility solutions a reality for the Indian consumers,” said Pradeep Jain, managing director, Karbonn Mobiles.
“Our aim is to usher in a new revolution in the tablet market with 3G technology for advanced communication and data usage thus creating a new wavelength wherein Karbonn Mobiles can demonstrate its technical stewardship,” Jain added.
Innominds has successfully designed and developed this indigenous 3G tablet for Karbonn, based on a QRD which utilizes QTI’s Qualcomm Snapdragon S1 MSM7x27A processor.
“We are excited to present the indigenously designed and developed 3G tablet, driving our focus in creating solutions for consumer and vertical markets. We are glad to be a part of, and to be committed to nurture the ecosystems and partnerships with industry leaders like Karbonn. We thank QTI for their immense support and enablement,” said Anil Katakam, EVP, Innominds.
Avneesh Agrawal, SVP and president of Qualcomm India & South Asia, said, “Qualcomm is committed to making 3G an affordable offering and continues to play the role of technology enabler and innovator, in concert with our ecosystem suppliers, to ensure that the benefits of 3G touch the lives of those throughout India.”