Another manufacturer has joined the likes of Zotac and EVGA in releasing a tablet that uses the NVIDIA Tegra platform. Gigabyte has unveiled this Monday in a press conference its entry into the tablet market called the Tegra Note 7. This is a 7 inch tablet device that uses an NVIDIA Tegra 4 CPU and a 72-core NVIDIA GeForce GPU.
According to the company website that describes this product “Gaming, video, and web browsing performance all come to life better and faster with the lightning-fast NVIDIA Tegra 4 processor. Immersive sound, extended battery life, and Made for Tegra gaming controllers make going mobile more exciting, longer.”
Tegra Note 7 Technical Specifications
- Processor: NVIDIA Tegra 4-up to 1.8 GHz quad+1 Cortex A15, 72-core NVIDIA GeForce GPU, 1080p video decode, encord/record
- System Memory: 1 GB DDR3L-1600, 12.8 GB/s
- Display: 7” HD IPS LCD with LED backlight (1280×800)
- Camera: 5 MP AF HDR rear, VGA front webcam
- Storage: 16 GB e.MMC, Micro SD slot for up to additional 32 GB storage
- Touch: High-speed 10-point capacitive NVIDIA DirectTouch
- Stylus: Included, chisel tip
- Communications: 802.11 b/g/n Wi-Fi, Wi-Fi Direct, Bluetooth 4.0 LE, GPS/GLONASS
- Sensors: 9-axis (gyro, accelerometer, compass), Ambient light sensor for backlight control
- Battery: 4100 mAh for up to 8 hours HD video playback
- Dimensions: 200 x 120 x 9.4 mm, 320g
The Gigabyte Tegra Note 7 is touted as being faster in everything. This makes it a great device to have for those who are into Android gaming or those who constantly work on multimedia apps.
The included stylus means that consumers will be more productive when using this device. This model makes use of the NVIDIA DirectStylus pen which can create smooth fine lines and broader strokes that is hard to accomplish in ordinary tablets. Users can easily edit PDF files, grab and share images, draw pictures, or even take notes easily with the use of the stylus.
This device also makes use of HDR technology which captures the perfect shots even in the most challenging lighting conditions. Pictures will come out the way you see it in real life.
Another great feature of this tablet is its amazing audio quality. Its stereo front speakers make use of NVIDIA PureAudio technology that enhances the sound of any movie or game.