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Velocity Micro to show off budget friendly ICS tablets at CES

0. phoneArena 04 Jan 2012, 09:27 posted on

Velocity Micro is getting ready to unveil a couple of Android ICS tablets at next week’s CES that will surely be cheap alternatives to the growing crop of pricey high-end tablets that are currently found on the market…

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posted on 04 Jan 2012, 09:32

1. speckledapple (Posts: 877; Member since: 29 Sep 2011)


in all honesty, i have no idea why these companies that make budget tablets do not allow starting access to android market knowing full well that most who buy them will get it on there anyway. Its a free OS, why lock it down.

posted on 04 Jan 2012, 10:39

2. -RVM- (Posts: 329; Member since: 19 Oct 2011)


i guess its not their choice... blame Google imo.

posted on 04 Jan 2012, 10:40

3. -RVM- (Posts: 329; Member since: 19 Oct 2011)


so... last year they brought with them dual-cored tablets, and this year only single-core ? huh ?

posted on 04 Jan 2012, 13:18

4. Ian.M (Posts: 21; Member since: 18 Jul 2011)


I guess because of the added features of their ICS tablets they had to find a way to cut cost if they want to keep their lower prices. Last year they used the dual-core 1GHz Tegra 2 so I guess they thought they can get away with a bump in processor speed, despite it being a single-core...

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