Worlds Cheapest Android Tablet Launched in India: Rs 1700/-

Kapil Sibal HRD Minister Today launched the World’s cheapest Tablet computer based on Google’s Android Platform.

Tech Specs:

Processor: 366MHz

RAM: 256MB

Display Size: 7 inches

Display Resolution: 800 x 480 ( Same resolution of Samsug Galaxy S/SII 🙂 )

Android Version: 2.2 Froyo

With these specs you may not get things done as fast a iPad or Galaxy TAB. But with this price tag, even if the browsing is good it’s a great tool for students.

Buy official iPad 2 in India 29 April @Rs 29500/- onwards

iPad 2 is getting officially launched on April 29,2009 in India.

But iPad2 is sale on some sites like HomeShop18. But the warranty offered there may not be accepted by apple as they didn’t launch the product in India before aprlir 29th. Also the price quoted in HomeShop is also high : at least Rs5000/- higher than the prices expected in Apple stores.

Following are the expected price of Official iPad2:

iPad2 Wifi only 16GB : Rs 29500/-
iPad2 Wifi only 32GB : Rs 34500/-
iPad2 Wifi only 64GB : Rs 39500/-

iPad2 Wifi+3G only 16GB : Rs 36900/-
iPad2 Wifi+3G only 32GB : Rs 41900/-
iPad2 Wifi+3G only 64GB : Rs 46900/-


Locate your nearest Apple retailer ( Like Reliance Digital/Chrome) using : Apple Retailers Search for India

Participate in Doodle 4 Google 2010

Last year 4th Std student from Gurgaon, Puru Pratap sing got his logo on the Google Home page on Children’s day Nov 14th.

Do you want your kid’s doodle appear on the famous Google home page? The contest for this year has started wit the theme: My Dream for India

We want you to fast forward to the future and capture your image of what you think India will be like 20 years from today.

* A cleaner, greener India
* Freedom from poverty
* Education for all
* The world’s center of technology
* Better roads, futuristic cities

Entry criteria is very simple:

Any student from class 1 and 10 can participate.

Videocon D2H DTH Service

Videocon D2H Direct to Home may be a late entrant in DTH space in India, but their services are professional and use the latest technologies for their service.

Web Site:

Technology: MPEG-4 DVB-S2

Minimal Entry Cost: Rs1390/- for Satelite Box ( may change in future )

  1. UNIVERSAL REMOTE -Can Operate TV as well as Satellite Box.
  2. Mosaic (12 PIP) –Genre wise
  3. Favourites
  4. Multilingual Channel Guide
  5. Preview Screen (Full Guide)
  6. Info Bar
  7. Tickers
  8. Watch while Play
  9. Active Services –Direct Activ(Darshan, State, DD & Finance) /
    Direct Games / Direct Puzzle

D2H is the only service to offer DTH Set Top Box combined with DVD Player.

Satellite DVD:

  • UNIVERSAL REMOTE –Can Operate TV as well as Satellite DVD.
  • DTH enabled Satellite DVD
  • DiVX / MPEG 4
  • DVD / MP3 / VCD / SVCD / ACD / KODAK
  • Power Resume
  • Smart Power Control
  • USB Port

Web Site Screen shot:

Tata Sky DTH

Incorporated in 2004, Tata Sky is a JV between the TATA Group and STAR. Tata Sky DTH endeavours to offer Indian viewers a world-class television viewing experience through its satellite television service.

TATA GroupThe TATA Group is one of India’s largest and most respected business conglomerates. It comprises diversified businesses in sectors such as materials, engineering, services, energy, information systems & communications, consumer products and chemicals.

The Group and its enterprises have been steadfast and distinctive in their adherence to business ethics and their commitment to corporate social responsibility. This is a legacy that has earned the Group the trust of many millions of stakeholders in measure few business houses anywhere in the world can match.

Home Page:

Number of Channels: 183+ interactive services. Find the complete list of TV channels and packages

Entry cost: Rs1599/- if you choose online buying.

For free home delivery, call:

From MTNL/BSNL lines:
From other lines:


1860 425 6633
Western India: 020 6600 6633
Northern India: 0172 6600 6633
Southern & Eastern India: 040 6600 6633
BUY to 56633

TataSky Customer care Numbers:

From MTNL/BSNL lines: 1860 425 6633
From other lines: Western India: 020 6600 6633
Northern India: 0172 6600 663
Southern & Eastern India: 040 6600 6633

Delhi: 011 6000 6633
Mumbai: 022 6000 6633
Kolkatta: 033 6000 6633
Chennai: 044 6000 6633
Bangalore: 080 6000 6633

To become dealer/business Partner:  Use this page.

Bottom line: Good customer care compared to other DTH services. Bit costly. Many interactive services. Good picture quality.

Other Services: TataSky HD, TataSky Plus