iPad Clone Reaches Philippines Way Ahead of the Original: Spotted in Sulit.com.ph!

Look what I found in Sulit:







Yes, an iPad clone and it looks nothing like the one I previously featured on TP -- The iPed, if you remember. This one dons a widescreen, a webcam and what-looks-like a metallic back cover (although I think it's really just painted plastic).

A certain Gia Mendoza is currently selling it on the site for Php 14,700 a piece, which is less than half the price of the original iPad. For that amount you get these specs:

Operating System: Google Android OS v1.6
RAM: 128MB DDR2 800Mhz
CPU: VIA MW8505 600MHz
Display: 8" widescreen 800*480 high-brightness TFT LCD
Touch Control: Full size touch operation, Sliding menu, Functional icon dragging
Storage: 2GB
Orientation Sensor: automatic steering display screen
LAN:802.11 b/g/n Wi-Fi CERTIFIED network
Sound Effect: Stereo speakers device, Built-in micphone
Support micro SD card (maximum: 32GB)
Camera: 0.3 mega pixels digicam
Color Display: 7 inch TFT LCD resistive touch screen
Resolution: 800x480

Multimedia Codes:
- MP3/Audio Format
- AVI (Motion JPEG) / Video Format
- Word, Excel, Mail & PDF READER
- Online Video
Netbook support: Ethernet 10/100M, WIFI: 802.11B/G

Slot list:
- SD x 1(support up to 32G SDHC)
- 30 pin interface
- Stereo Audio out x 1
- Microphone in x 1
- 2 x USB2.0 Interface
- ATF card interface

Features:
Desktop: Android, automatically , E-book and Office word processing, document to Go(Word, Excel, PPT, PDF), Support E-book function. Web browsing: Google chrome-lite Browser UCWEB Browser. Communication Sofware: Fring, Skyepout can call local call/long-distance call/overseas call and mobile call. Game: G-sensor game, Classic game, Touch game. Automatic screen rotation: Four-Direction Rotate screen. Note Paper: desktop tools, support 1x1~4x4 custom size. Clock: desktop tools, Analog Clock, Support change skin.

Accessories:

- Wall charger
-cable and usb adpter
-Dimensions: 190.5x118.5x14.7mm
-weight:332g

The specifications actually look decent. I like that it runs on Android.
But I don't know -- Php 14,700 or roughly $300 for a clone?! Come on.

Make it $100 and I'll give it a second look. :P

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3 comments:

  1. Wow, this is really superb review. I had read this and feels so good. iPad is really superb product by Apple as we all know that many people are using it. It's good to know about it's clone. But I think original is original and duplicate is duplicate.
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  2. This is cool. haha! I hope I can get one. iPad. :P

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  3. read the horror stories of those Ipeds. not advisable. I was thinking of buying one but when I read the feedbacks of some consumers, naku badtrip. There is a very big chance na masira battery. The worst pa nito, Iped does not have warranty centers. Mahirap yan

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