|Ekotek Ekotab Encore 2, 7-inch Quad Core Tablet for Php2,499|
Ekotek, one of the few local brands that design their products, has launched a new tablet named Ekotab Encore 2.
The Ekotab Encore 2 sports a 7-inch display with 800x480 resolution that supports up to 5-point touch. Unlike most of its competitors, Ekotek opt to use an Allwinner chipset instead of the more popular MediaTek system-on-chip. The Allwinner A33 is the world's most affordable quad core processor for tablets, which only costs around $4. It boasts four Cortex-A7 CPUs clocked at 1.3GHz each combined with dual core Mali-400 GPU.
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Going back to the Encore 2, it has 512MB of RAM, 4GB of expandable storage, 2500mAh battery and runs on Android 4.4 KitKat. Other specifications include, micro USB with OTG capability, support for external USB 3G dongle, WiFi, Bluetooth, 2MP main camera and a VGA secondary camera.
Based on the specs mentioned above, this table is aimed at the lower segment of the market having an SRP of Php2,999, but if you will buy it from today until May 31, you will get it at a more reasonable price of Php2,499.
- 7-inch capacitive WVGA (800x480) touchscreen display, 5-point touch
- Dimensions: 188.5mm x 108.3mm x 8.25mm
- Weight: 268 grams
- Android 4.4 KitKat
- 1.3GHz quad core Cortex-A7 CPU, Mali-400MP2 GPU, All Winner A33 chipset
- 512MB of RAM
- 4GB internal storage, expandable up to 32GB
- 2MP main camera
- VGA secondary camera
- Multimedia player
- 3.5mm audio jack
- WiFi 802.11 b/g/n
- Micro USB 2.0 with OTG support
- External USB 3G dongle support
- Sensors: accelerometer
- 2500mAh Li-Po battery
- Price: Regular - Php2,999, Promo - Php2,499