Do you think the new 10.1 inch Android tablet is out the range of your budget? If you really want to buy a new tablet for daily multimedia and entertainment tasks but did not want to spend much money, we suggest you to take a look at IPPO v12 10.1 inch tablet. Yeah, the IPPO is not a well know brand, but with the Cortex-A9 Quad-core Processor as the heart, stylish design and the latest Google Android version as the operating system, the latest IPPO tablet is still one of the most affordable and powerful tablet that you can get for a price under $100.
Based on the ARM Cortex-A9 Quad-core processor platform with a 1.3GHz Actions ATM7029B chipset as the heart, the IPPO v12 10.1 inch tablet still provides enough power to handle daily activity, such as rich internet browsing, streaming new movies, light photo editing and play some modern Android games. Inside, the 1GB of RAM that combined with the 4.4.2 version of Google Android KitKat for the operating system provides very smooth and faster performance than its competitor on its class, even for running multiple applications at once.
Like common Chinese based Android tablet on its price, IPPO v12 is manufactured a high quality plastic for material. But with stylish white bezel and back cover, this device still looks like a premium tablet and more expensive than they are. The 552 gram tablet has dimension in 10.31 x 6.46 x 0.35 inch (262 x 164 x 9 mm). Yeah, this is not the slimmest and lightest 10.1 inch tablet on the market, but still comfortable to hold in one hand and perfect to carry around with you. For comparison, the Teclast P19HD FHD tablet has dimension in 225 × 160.2 × 8.5 mm.
Yeah, the sub-$100 IPPO tablet is not a high end device, but with the PowerVR SGX 540 as graphics accelerator, this model still can handle almost all casual modern Android tablet with ease. The 10.1 inch Capacitive multi touch screen display that can produce maximum internal resolution around at 1024 x 600 provides fairly crisp, bright and natural colors for multimedia and games. For detailed viewing video experience, there is a mini HDMI port. So, you can easily share and watch your favorite video and photo on bigger HDTV.
Like its competitor, the v12 10.1 inch IPPO tablet also has two cameras that placed on the front and back cover. The 2 megapixel rear camera is perfect to capture photo and video recording, while the front facing 0.3 megapixel camera that paired with internal microphone allows the user to make a video chat with friends or family when they on the go. On the back tablet’s cover, you will find two speaker grill that claimed will gives fairly crisp and loud audio for music, video and games.
The 8GB of internal memory is not promised plenty of storage space. But with the MicroSD card slot that compatible with up to 32GB card, so you still can store more video, photo and install more Android applications with ease. For connectivity, the IPPO tablet brings a micro USB 2.0 port and Wi-Fi 802.11 b/g/n that provides fast and secure internet connection through wireless network. There are also Gravity Sensor, multi language supports, 3.5mm audio jack and the 5500mAh Lithium battery that gives enough battery life for streaming video from Netflix on single charges.
Of course, this model also supports APK applications, so you can also easily install more applications and games from Google Play and the other Android market. So, what do you think? Yeah, this is not a high end device. The built in camera resolution also a bit disappointed. But with a starting price only around at $99, IPPO v12 tablet still has many strengths that hard to beat. So, what do you think? If you are interested with a Windows tablet, but did not have much money, we suggest you to check Colorfly i106 Q1 10.1 inch Windows 8.1 tablet that powered by Intel Z3740D quad core processor.