If you only need a portable tablet for daily multimedia and entertainment use, we think you should consider to buy Ainol NOVO8 Mini 8G tablet. Yeah, this is not a high end tablet, but if the price is your big concern and you are not too concern about brand, the NOVO8 Mini tablet from Ainol company will delivers the power you will need for rich internet browsing, streaming video, watch 720p video or play casual Android games.
Powered by ATM7021 dual-core processor which offers a base clocking rates at 1.0GHZ and incorporated with PowerVR SGX540 as graphics accelerator, Ainol NOVO 8 Mini 7.85 inch tablet still provides more than enough performance for light multimedia and entertainment tasks. The 512MB of DDR3 RAM and the 4.1.1 version of Google Android Jelly Bean as the operating system also promises seamless and smooth multitasking performance. Unfortunately, the Ainol’s tablet only equipped with 8GB of onboard memory. But, if needed, you can also expand the memory space with additional micro SD card (support up to 32GB card).
The Chinese tablet boasts a 7.85 inch High Definition capacitive touch screen display. It supports 5 point touch capabilities and can produces maximum internal resolution at 1024 x 768 pixels. On the front and back sides, you will also find dual camera for capture photo, video recording and video chats. The 0.3 megapixel front facing camera that integrated with internal microphone is perfect for Skype calls, when the 2.0 megapixel rear camera still provides fairly bright and crisp photo.
Like common inexpensive tablet on its price, Ainol NOVO8 Mini 8GB tablet also not equipped with SIM card slot and did not support for 3G connection. But you do not need to worries. You can still connect to internet for social network activities, download more useful applications and games or streaming video from Netflix through wireless network, thanks to WiFi 802.11 b/g/n. There are also micro USB 2.0 port to connect into external device, 3.5 mm audio jack to connected into stereo headphones and micro HDMI port to share your video and photos into external HDTV.
Speaking of size, the Chinese tablet has dimension in 200 x 135 x 8 mm and weighs around at 365 grams. On the back cover, you will find stereo speaker grill and small Ainol logo on the bottom. Like common tablet on its class, Ainol NOVO 8 Mini tablet also comes with long battery life. The Lithium Polymer 3000 mAh battery can produces more than 14 hours of music playback or around five hours of battery runtime when you used for watch video in low resolution.
Of course, like common tablet, the Ainol NOVO 8 Mini 8G tablet lineup also preloaded with some useful apps, such as Calendar, calculator, iReader, Quick office, social network integration and more. You can also download more widget, games and other apps via Android Play Market. So, what do you think? If you are not too concern about game performance and need a decent tablet for daily use without breaking the bank, Ainol NOVO8 Mini 8G tablet is now available in major online retailers with a starting price around at $88.