ISLAMABAD ( BMZ REPORT )
Intel Pakistan and Gright introduced a new lineup of Android devices, including the first designs using Intel® Atom™ Processor Z2500 Series specially designed for tablets and smart phones. A new class of smart tablets was also unveiled with readiness for 3G data and voice calling via SIM features with compatibility to major Telco providers in Pakistan. The announcement was made at a press conference hosted by Naveed Siraj, Country Manager, Intel Pakistan as well as representatives from Gright Mobiles.
“Intel has grown to become the processor of choice in Android systems,” said Naveed Siraj, Country Manager, Intel Pakistan. “Intel Architecture can offer the best performing devices at every price point in the Android category. When people are shopping for smart devices/tablets with premium performance and features, they should look for Intel Inside. These devices will prove to be a great means of facilitating the way people work and live today with industry standard connectivity, 3G and SIM calling features. ”
Speaking on the occasion, Zeeshan Suleman, CEO, Gright Technologies said, “These are the first tablets to be launched under the banner of Gright Mobiles in Pakistan. Both 7” and 8” android tablets are powered by Intel® Atom™ Processor Z2500 Series and options for speedy 2.0 Ghz chips , these devices will provide cutting edge specifications i.e. IPS screen , 3G Data , Voice + SIM Calling features, catering to a wide range of customer requirements in this segment. We are happy to collaborate with Intel and are confident that these new tablets will set standards in the Pakistani tablet market with their world class quality and great value with Intel Inside”
The new Gright devices are equipped with Intel® Atom™ Processor Z2500 Series, options for 1.3 GHz and 2.0 GHz with thinner, lighter and quieter design. The tablet comes preinstalled with Android 4.2 Jelly Bean OS and supports 3G Data, SIM and Voice Calling features.
Enabling Mobile Devices with Intel Inside®
Intel platform and enabling programs have been the foundation of OEM and ODM innovation for decades. This partnership also focuses on accelerating time to market for leading-edge mobile devices based on Intel® architecture with top OEMs and ODMs. The initiative will focus first on tablets, followed by phones, providing pre-qualified solutions with simplified building blocks to scale designs quickly for mature and emerging markets.
“Today’s announcements build on Intel’s growing mobile device portfolio across a range of mobile market segments,” added Siraj. “In less than a year’s time we have worked closely with our customers to bring Intel-based tablets to market. Looking forward, we will build upon this foundation and work closely with our ecosystem partners, across operating systems, to deliver the best mobile products and experiences for consumers with Intel Inside.”