This tablet has 768x1024 screen with a 3:4 factor ratio, same as older iPads. A lot of older iPad folios and cases fit. The screen is better than on $70 7" tablets you see everywhere, but not as good as on iPad or HP TouchPad. Overall, it is OK and is very bright. I am running mine at 50% brightness. The construction is high quality, the back is aluminum. The overall look is nice and expensive. The processor is single-core AllWinner A10, which is twice slower than that of Nook Tablet, but faster than Nook Color. Overall, it is adequate for browsing Internet and e-mailing. The graphic chip is dual-core Mali400, same as in Samsung tablets. It is quite powerful and provides compatibility with a lot of games. It also provides video out via micro-HDMI, so you can hook the tablet to a large computer monitor (if it has HDMI) or a large screen TV. To a micro-USB port you can connect external hard drives, 3G and 4G phone modems (mostly Huaiwei is supported), external keyboard and mouse and of course you PC. The later you will need to root the tablet, just search for instructions on Internet. After you root it, Google Play can be installed, no PC is needed at this step. I did both. Had to search for and download AllWinnerA10 drivers for my windows 7 PC, so the tablet would be properly recognized in Device Manager. The tablet has no bluetooth and no GPS. Sound output can be obtained the old fashioned way - through an earphone/speaker jack, like on your computer. There is a microSD slot accepting up to 64GB misroSD cards. Wireless N WiFi has a good range. Amazon Market can be installed even without rooting and one of the useful applications there is the Kindle Reader for books. Overall, it is a good buy, if you can find it cheaply.
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