Aakash 2 launched at IIT-B with improved specs
The Aakash 2 was unveiled at a teacher’s training workshop at the Indian Institute of Technology, Bombay, which was viewed by more than 9,000 college teachers all over the country through video conferencing.
- Increase of the processor speed from the previous 366 MHz to 800 MHz
- Replacing the previous resistive touchscreen with a better capacitive touchscreen for easy and faster navigation on the tablet
- Increasing the battery from the previous 2000mAh to a better 3200mAh one which would now provide about 3 hours of backup
- The price of the Aakash 2 has also been negotiated to be a little lower at about Rs. 2,263 with improved specs than the Rs. 2,276 which was for the first-gen Aakash
Courtesy: IIT Bombay