3D has now been deferred to 'future models'.
The upcoming 'Wikipad' specs got official: 10.1-inch 1,280 x 800 display, 1.4 GHz Tegra 3 and Android Jelly Bean.
That's right, the Wikipad Android gaming tablet is 'close' to become a real product, and now the company has revealed its device official hardware roster.
What about the 'controller'? Well, it remains pretty much the same with a pair of triggers, bumpers, joysticks and start/select buttons, and will cover the slate's speakers and route sound out the front.The chunky handheld will brandish an IPS display with 1,280 x 800 resolution, NVIDIA Tegra 3 T30 quad-core 1.4GHz processor, 1GB of DDR2 RAM, at least 16GB storage and Android 4.1 Jelly Bean. Other notable items include 8-megapixel rear / 2-megapixel front cameras, six hours continuous gaming battery life and a 2D-only screen instead of the 3D originally touted -- at least, for the first model.
And, it's somewhat heavy...
Specific pricing and availability have yet to be announced, so stay tuned for more in the upcoming months!Meanwhile, though airy for a tablet at 560 grams (1.2 pounds), it's not exactly PS Vita or Nintendo 3DS XL territory -- but then a heavyweight contender could be exactly what handheld gaming needs.
NEWS SOURCE #1: Wikipad gaming Android tablet specifications 3D (via) TheVerge
NEWS SOURCE #2: Wikipad specs get real 10.1 inch 1280x800 display 1.4 gHz (via) EnGadget
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