DataWind’s UbiSlate 7+, the retail version of the Aakash tablet, will come pre-loaded with Yahoo’s services. The forthcoming UbiSlate 7+ will feature Yahoo Cricket as the exclusive cricket application along with Yahoo’s mail app. Yahoo will also be the default browser landing page for the UbiSlate 7+. DataWind has entered into strategic partnership with Yahoo India to enable Yahoo services on the UbiSlate 7+.
The UbiSlate 7+ is an upgraded version of the UbiSlate 7 tablet. Priced at Rs. 2,999, the UbiSlate 7+ runs on Android 2.3 Gingerbread operating system and is powered by Cortex A8, 700 MHz processor. For connectivity, the device supports GPRS, Wi-Fi along with SIM and phone functionality. It has a 3,200 mAh battery.
DataWind has also entered into partnership with GetJar to integrate a GetJar app store in the UbiSlate 7+ tablets. GetJar app store will enable UbiSlate 7+ users to access over 350,000 free applications.