First Ubuntu Tablet Available For Pre-Order

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.

first ubuntu tablet is available for pre order

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?