If you were excited to hear the announcement of Ubuntu OS for tablets, here is another round of excitement for you. First Ubuntu tablet is available for pre-order. Australian company Intematrix has priced the 7 inches Ubuntu tablet, Intermatrix U7, at AUS $299. It does sound a little expensive, is it not? But good thing is that first 50 orders will get 10% discount and thus bringing the price to AUS $269.10.
Before you rush for the pre-order, you should also think about the shipping date. As speculated by Muktware, the shipping will start by October 2013. If are willing to wait that long, feel free to do a pre-order here.
Specifications of Ubuntu Tablet Intermatrix U7:
Following are the proposed specification of Intermatrix U7:
- CPU 1.5GHz Quad-Core Cortex A9
- GPU Quad Core Vivante GC1000+
- RAM 1 GB
- Flash storage 16 GB
- microSD Card Slot
- IPS Capacitive Touchscreen
- Resolution 1280×800
- Pixel Density 216 PPI (approx.)
- Dimensions 187 x 127 x 11 mm
- Weight 320 grams
- Battery 4000mAh Li-Ion
- Primary Camera 2 MP
- Secondary Camera 0.3 MP
- microUSB 2.0
- HDMI Version 1.4 (TBC)
- WLAN 802.11 b/g/n
- Headset 3.5mm Audio Jack
What you think of this 7 inches Ubuntu powered tablet? Does the specification excites you or it is just another tablet in the market?