The ZTE V98 tablet which was to be launched in September last year, has finally been launched at the Mobile World Congress 2013. The tablet is developed on the Windows 8 platform.
The Windows 8 operating system present in this device is a mobile based platform, however, it allows users to download desktop software as well, beside the Windows 8 Marketplace apps.
The new tablet from the company does not have very exceptional features in terms of its looks. The tablet has a 10.1 inch LCD capacitive touchscreen display with 1366×768 pixels resolution.
The tablet is powered by a Intel Z2760 chipset and Intel Clover Trail platform. It has a 1.7 GHz processor with 2GB of RAM. The V98 has 64GB inbuilt storage that can be expanded up to 32GB externally via micro SD card.
The device has a 8MP rear camera and a 2MP front camera. The cameras are good enough for photography and videography. Connectivity options on the V98 include Wi-Fi 802.11 b/g/n, Bluetooth 4.0, GPS, tri-band UMTS and quad-band GSM, and you can also choose to add in NFC and LTE. The device runs on a powerful 7000mAh battery.
The ZTE V98 has very basic features which, so we can expect it to come at an affordable price. The company has not revealed details regarding the device price or availability. However, we can expect the device to hit the stores sometime soon in the Chinese markets, which is home to the company.