January 7, 2011
The ViewPad 4 Android tablet-cum-smartphone makes an entry
ViewSonic announced its new ViewPad 4 that runs on Google’s Android 2.2 Froyo operating system and doubles as a smartphone. Called a tablet, the ViewPad 4 packs a 4.1-inch WVGA capacitive touchscreen display, a 1Ghz Qualcomm processor, a built-in and 5MP rear- and 3-MP front-facing cameras, and Flash 10.1 web browser. Other features include GPS functionality, Wi-Fi and Bluetooth connectivity, and HDMI 720p display output. The ViewPad 4 is expected to adopt the Gingerbread (Android 2.3 OS) soon after its launch.