Onkyo Windows 7 Slates – 3 New Tablets unveiled

Posted by on Sep 29, 2010 | Leave a Comment

Generally we do not see more than one Tablet PC issued from a company but Onkyo has updated its Windows tablet that contributions in Japan with three new tablets depend on the Windows 7 operating system from Microsoft. More information about Onkyo Windows 7 Slates is given below.

Windows 7 Slates

Onkyo is a Japanese consumer electronics maker, especially in home cinema and audio equipment including receivers and surround sound speakers. The word Onkyo means “sound harmony”. Nowadays the list of tablets is getting longer. Onkyo inflowing the market with three Windows 7 slates. Onkyo tablets will ship in Japan next month but no details about pricing yet. It may be release in October.

These tablets will be obtainable in two sizes: 10.1-inches and 11.6inches. The latter will have a screen resolution of 1366×768 and the former will sport the ordinary 1024×600 resolution. Consumers will get choice between the Intel Atom N450 or Z530 processors.   Even though these tablets do not have glossy advertising names like “Tablet of Doom” or “The Superman Tablet.” They are recognized as the Onkyo TW117A4, TW217A5 and TW317A5. All models will get 1 GHz RAM, WiFi b/g/n, and Bluetooth support. The tablets will weigh around 1 kg.

The TW117A4 and TW317A5 both have a 10.1 inch full color touch screen model and have the Intel’s Atom N450 processor and GMA 3150 graphics. A4 model has a 160 GB internal hard drive, 6.4 hours of battery life, an HDMI port, and two USB ports. A5 model has one USB port and an HDMI port a 32 GB SD Card with 3.8 hours of battery life. The TW217A5 utilizes the Intel Atom Z530 and GMA 500 graphic. It has 11.6 full color touch screen.

All these units have touch screen that goes between horizontal and landscape mode. You do not have to depend on just typing on the screen; you can also utilize a USB keyboard on any of the devices in order to straight up type. It is available outside of Japan; though word has it some online retailers may pick it up. These tablets will be easily taking a look at the full spec-sheet in Japanese.

Gizmo – 1st Look HP Windows 7 Slate video from youtube:

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