ViewSonic’s Ultra Thin ViewPad 97a in China
Since everyone, consumers and makers alike, is excited for the next year’s CES, the Chinese tablet PC maker, ViewSonic is all set to welcome 2012 with its latest ultra-thin tablet. The said device is called ViewPad 97a and it has 9.7-inch screen.
ViewPad 97a has a metallic body and has a thickness of only 9.5mm, weighing only 520g. It has a high quality IPS screen supporting a resolution of 1024×768, capacitive 5-point multi touch and wide viewing angle. It also has 1.2GHz Cortex A8 processor and 1GB high speed DDR3 RAM. Furthermore, it features Flash 11, 1080p video playback, HDMI output, gravity sensor, and a 5400mAh battery.
The ViewPad 97a is said to support Android Gingerbread 2.3 but it’s latest pics show Android Honeycomb interface. The device is rumored to be available in China this week with separate Wi-Fi and Wi-Fi + 3G versions powered by China Unicom.