Nokia X7 and HTC Flyer a smartphone and a tablet were launched in India. Nokia X7, Symbian Anna powered phone is priced at Rs. 22,000. HTC Flyer, the first Android tablet from HTC, is priced at Rs. 39890. When compared with iPad 2, HTC Flyer is competitively priced.
Nokia X7 comes with a 4-inch AMOLED screen with 640×360 pixel resolution. 8 megapixel full focus camera with double LED flash offers 720p video recording. X7 comes with a 8 GB memory card and can be upgraded to 32GB. X7’s 1200 mAH battery provides 4.5 hours of tal ktime and 450 hours of standby time on 3G network.
HTC Flyer has a 7-inch capacitive touch screen with HTC Scribe support, 1.5 GHz Qualcomm processor and HTC Sense UI optimized for tablets which runs one Gingerbread (2.3.3). It will be a 3G tablet with a memory of 32 GB. Flyer has a 5 megapixel camera and 1.3 megapixel rear camera.
HTC Flyer is a 32GB version powered with 3G and WiFi. iPad2 with the same configuration was priced at Rs. 41900 at launch. Of course, Flyer is a 7 inch tablet and iPad 2 is a near 10 inch tablet and there are other subtle differences but, HTC Flyer looks expensive but is competitively priced if we peel a layer or two.