Micromax Funbook Budget Android Tablet at Priced At Rs. 6499 Launched In India [Initial User Review]

by abhishek bhatnagar on April 3, 2012

Yet, again Micromax has come up with another great smart device for common people and almost for everyone out there who don’t want to spend much on the new smartphones or tablets. Micromax today has launched their first android tablet with great technical specs and awesome internet connectivity and apps with access to multimedia, games, movie and much more including education for kids.


Micromax Funbook Android Tablet User Experience

Micromax call their tablets as Funbook with a funny tagline “Pass Hoga, Time Pass Bhi Hoga” – most of the Indian’s can relate to this tagline. Anyways talking about the user experience, we had our hands on the funbook, we found the device to have an average build quality and good user experience, it may not be very fast but it was responsive to finger touch and actions, at this price tag this is one the best tablets you can get in india.


Micromax Funbook Android Tablet Technical Specifications

Taking about the Specs 1.2 Cortex A8 Singe Core processor, Android 4.0 ICS, 7 Inch Capacitive Touch Screen Display with 800 x 480 Pixels screen resolution, WiFi, Bluetooth and 512 MB of RAM, With Mini USB  B Type port for pen drives and Tata Photo Data Card, Mini HDMI port for TV Out and 2800 mAh battery and less than 10 mm in thickness. 


Micromax Funbook Android Tablet Build Quality and Connectivity.

When it comes to holding this tablet in hands, its pretty much sleek and nice grab to hold on hands with matt finish back which does not slip out of your hands very easily.


You can see how the back side of the tablet, however we were disappointed with the fact that it does not have a camera at the back for video recording.


Ports connectivity include 3.5 mm Audio Jack, USB Mini Type A for Tata Photon data card, You may try connecting a Pen Drive as well, Mini HDMI Out for TV Connectivity, TF Card Slot and a circular old style charging port. 


On the back side, on the bottom center it tell you about the port and possible connectivity options.


It has the loudspeaker on the top right on the back side.


Micromax Funbook Android Tablet Multimedia Options and Benefits

Micromax has done a great role in partnering with various educational institutions, multimedia, games and other entertainment related originations to provide a pure multimedia experience on this tablet. For this you will need to launch a pre installed app on your Micromax tablet named micromax tablet. 

Entertainment –  They have provided option for the users who can listen to latest songs, video and movie trailers for free all the time.


Movies – You can also watch latest movies for free for 30 days from the date of purchase of your device and activation.


Games – It does come with some pre loaded games on strategy, action etc, you can also install more games for free.


Live TV – You can also watch Live TV powered by Zenga TV with which has some popular TV channels for your on the go entertainment 


Education – It does have the great education lessons and video tutorials which kids can read and view on it and the content is powered by Vriti


Micromax Funbook Android Tablet Availability and Pricing 

You can buy Micromax Funbook from the near by Micromax Stores, It comes in Black and Slate Grey colors and is available for Rs. 6,499 and you can also buy it online at this page, you have the option to pay cash on delivery and they ship you in 3-4 business days.  

Buy Micromax Funbook Android Tablet India

Please Note: It does come with first two month 1gb free internet connection each month with the help of Tata photon data card which you can get separately after purchasing the tablet and calling the Tata Photo customer care.

abhishek bhatnagar

I love to write about latest technology gadgets and smartphones and tablets. I play around with technology and try to learn and express my views on the same. You can connect with me at twitter or on google+ profile or know me more on www.abhishekbhatnagar.com

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