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LAVA redefines the tablet category, launches Twinpad with dual functionality and bi-directional screen

New Delhi, February 25, 2016: Lava International Limited today announced the launch of Twinpad, the flagship dual functional device in its IT devices portfolio which works both as a Tablet and a Laptop. The device has been designed specifically to meet the needs of students and young working professionals who prefer a device with good aesthetics, multitasking capabilities, is easy to carry and at the same time offers a big screen for enjoying multi-media content. It has been competitively priced at Rs. 15,999.

The Twinpad runs on Windows 10 platform and has a unique feature of bidirectional 10.1 inch screen i.e. the screen can be placed on the front as well as on the reverse side. It comes with a detachable keyboard that makes it flexible to be used either as a tablet or as a laptop depending upon the requirement.

It is powered by 2GB RAM and 1.3 GHz Quad core Intel processor that offers speed up to 1.83 GHz. In addition to this, the 32 GB inbuilt Flash Memory boots faster and is expandable to 64GB Flash memory, ample to store all types of content.

Besides this the device has a 5-Point capacitive touch screen and comes with a stylus support to help students take down notes on the device. It has a 2 MP camera both in front & back. And to ensure that it lasts really long, it is packed with a mammoth 7400 mAh battery.

In terms of connectivity it comes with an inbuilt single SIM slot for 3G data access, Wi-Fi, Bluetooth v4.0, 2 USB Slots, 3.5mm Headphone jack. The device comes with a stylish case for protection while travelling. And the inbuilt track pad lets the users enjoy scrolling and clicking without the need for a mouse.

Commenting on the launch, Mr. Raman Sharma, Vice-President& Business Head Tablets, Lava International Limited said, “In India, tablets as a category is still evolving but at the same time lines are blurring between phablets and tablets. At Lava,we are constantly investing in R&D to bring innovative yet relevant devices for the consumers. In Twinpad we have come up with a device that offers great computing functionalities and therefore finds a right fit with students & young working executives who are always on the move.The overall proposition led by dual functionality & a bidirectional screen will redefine benchmarks in this category.”

Mr. Sharlin Thayil, Group Director -OEM, Microsoft India, said, “We are excited to work with Lava to deliver the finest Windows 10 experience, at an affordable price, for our consumers. Product innovations such as Twinpad, on the Windows 10 platform, bring great functionality and unified experiences to life for the always-on-move consumers. At Microsoft, we believe that technology should be out of the way and apps, services and content should move with consumers across devices, seamlessly and easily. With Windows 10 ecosystem we aim to achieve this while at the same enhance productivity. Windows 10 is already running on over 200 million devices worldwide and our partners are continuously working to develop new devices across multiple price points and form factors.”

The Twinpad will be available in silver colour across all national retail stores, multi-brand outlets and online platforms. It comes with a one-year manufacturer warranty for the device and 6 months warranty for the in box accessories which includes battery and charger.