The parade of low-cost tablets continues with Ematic’s eGlide Prism, a 7-inch model that packs Android
4.0 Ice Cream Sandwich. Like a lot of these price-busting tablets, the eGlide Prism has its own special angle to differentiate it from the competition. In this case, it’s 3D; yep, the device comes with special 3D glasses and has a display to support it.
Specification include a 7-inch (800x480) capactive LCD screen, 1GHz processor, 8GB of flash storage and 5GB of cloud storage, 512MB of RAM, microSD card reader, 802.11 b/g/n WiFi, front-facing webcam, and built-in speakers.
The eGlide Prism doesn’t appear to have widespread availability; for now, it’s listed for sale at ShopNBC.com for the bargain-basement price of $157.16, with a “retail value” of $216.
EMATIC ANNOUNCES THE RELEASE THE EGLIDE PRISM: AN ANDROID 4.0 POWERED 7” TABLET
Latest tablet features enhanced gaming and browsing experiences, portability, and powerful productivity
Los Angeles- April 12, 2012 - Ematic, a leader in value tablets, is excited to release its latest Android-powered tablet: the 7” eGlide Prism. Building on the success of its existing tablet collection, Ematic’s Prism enhances gaming and entertainment experiences, and boasts powerful productivity.
“The eGlide Prism is packed with the latest technology designed for an improved user experience,” says Roy Rayn, General Manager of Ematic. “It’s also slim in size which makes it the perfect tablet for people who are always on the move.”
The eGlide Prism runs on the Android 4.0 Operating System (also known as “Ice Cream Sandwich”) for improved multi-tasking, faster web browsing and a refined interface. The device is optimized for rich media entertainment on its 7-inch touchscreen display. With a built-in 3-axis gyroscope combined with an accelerometer--the eGlide Prism is capable of advanced motion sensing such as user acceleration, and full 3D altitude and rotation. The tablet’s HD video player supports up to 2160p 3D HD videos.
The tablet’s powerful processor allows the user to enjoy browsing the web, networking, and playing games at exceptionally fast speeds. The tablet was designed for simple and easy navigation: A truly user-friendly product! Meantime, the ultra-slim Prism is 9mm thick and weighs only .6 pounds making it ideal when on-the-go. However, that does not mean the user has to sacrifice a lot of memory. The eGlide Prism comes with 8GB of flash memory plus 5GB of cloud storage.
The eGlide Prism comes with built-in Wi-Fi compatibility which means Internet connectivity anywhere there is a hotspot. The tablet also features a front facing camera, built-in speaker, and a MicroSD Memory Card port. It comes with 3D glasses, a protective sleeve, earphones, wall charger, and a USB cable.
The Ematic eGlide Prism is now available at www.shopnbc.com. It is on sale for $157.16 (regularly priced $216.00).