It seemed appropriate that our first tech giveaway be on Tech Talk Friday. Today’s article serves a double-purpose. We’re going to talk about the features of the Ematic 7″ tablet that we’ll be giving away, as well as outline the contest rules again. So, for your Tech Talk Friday; The Ematic 7″ Tablet Review (and giveaway!).
Full Disclosure to start: I’ve never personally used this device. This review is based solely on the information provided by Ematic and my personal knowledge about the technologies involved. It will, therefore, not include comments about the actual performance, but only the expected performance.
The Ematic 7″ HD Tablet
By all accounts, Ematic makes a fantastic, reliable, and reasonable quality tablet. The 7″ HD is no exception. It is packed with all of the expected goodies associated with Ematic’s past track record. This thin, lightweight tablet has a 7″ high definition display with a quad core 1.5GHz processor to back it up. It should handle just about anything you can throw at it. Here are the technicals:
- 7″ capacitive multi-touch screen
- 1024 x 600 (169ppi) resolution
- 1.5GHz Quad Core Processor
- 1GB RAM
- 8GB of internal storage
- Expandable up to 32GB via MicroSD card.
- 5GB of cloud storage available.
- Android 4.2 (Jelly Bean)
- USB 2.0 Port
- 3.5mm Audio Jack
- Mini HDMI
- Front: .3 megapixels
- Wi-Fi 802.11 b/g/n
- File Manager
- Kingsoft Office
- Play Books
- Play Newsstand
- Play Movies & TV
- Play Music
- Play Store
- Sound Recorder
In The Box
- USB Cable
- Wall Charger
- eMusic Card
- Quick Start Guide
- Warranty Card
So what is it about this device that a small business owner should care about? It’s perfectly designed for point-of-sale or field sales situations. The WiFi capability allows you access to the internet from 1000s of locations or any hotspot you may already have from your mobile carrier. And, with the ability to download and utilize the Square or PayPal credit card reader and point-of-sale apps from the Google Play store, you can take payments for your products and services anywhere you might be providing them.
As a personal use tablet, this is perfect for your latest addiction, like “Flappy Bird” or “Where’s My Water?” and can run the Amazon Kindle eReader software, Google Play Books, or the Barnes & Noble Nook software so you can read your favorite books anywhere.
Here’s what you’ve got to do:
- Send a referral our way
- If they sign up for a new contract, you’ll both be entered into the drawing
- On AUGUST 1, 2014, a winning pair will be selected from Random.org
- If you are selected, you AND the person you referred will EACH receive an Ematic 7″ in your choice of color
Simple, Right? Thanks for reading, and make sure you get the word out. This is our first major giveaway, and it’s sort of a big deal for us. We hope it’s a big deal for you too.