Alcatel announced a few new tablets models, which effectively bring fresh update to its device lineup. One of them, the Alcatel One Touch Tab 7HD, is a decent tablet model with 7” WXGA (1280 x 800) IPS display offering 216ppi of pixel density. Under the hood, the Tab 7HD has 1.6GHz Cortex A9 dual-core chip and 1GB of RAM.
Its external card slot supports up to 32GB of microSD card to complement the 8GB of internal storage. There are VGA (0.3Mp) camera on the front and 2Mp main camera on the rear. Its connectivity options include microUSB port, HDMI, WiFi and Bluetooth 2.0. The tablet will be running Android 4.1 (Jelly Bean) with minimal modifications to the stock OS.
Alcatel promised that the tablet will be available in Q3 2013 and at only $149, the Alcatel One Touch Tab 7HD will be a worthy competitor to Amazon Kindle Fire HD and Google Nexus 7.