If you’re looking for an Apple iPad alternative, there’s always the TRUtablet 9 device, pictured below and packing quite a neat set of specs. This Windows 7 Home Premium tablet comes with an 8.9 multitouch LCD display, with a 1024 x 600 pixel resolution, an Intel Atom N270 1.6 GHz CPU and 1GB of onboard DDR2 SDRAM memory.
Also on board of the TRUTablet 9 you’ll find 3 USB 2.0 ports, a miniSD/MMC card slot, a SIM card slot, two 40 mW speakers, a 3.5mm headphone line out port, a Bluetooth 2.0 module, 3G HSDPA support, a WLAN card and a 3 cell battery. The latter provides up to 2.5 hours of functioning, in its 1700 mAh version and 4 hours tops in the 2200 mAh version.
The device weighs 2 lbs and it comes bundled with a leather carrying case, a car charger a stylus and a VGA adapter. Shipping starts in early March and you can pre-order the tablet right now for $649.