The latest trend in Asia is to use giant devices as everyday phones. Voice calling tablets are available in the market to serve this popular demand. Here are some voice calling tablets that are available in a price range below Rs.10,000.
Micromax Canvas Tab P680
Micromax launched this tablet in August 2015. Powered by a 1.3 GHz quad core processor with 1GB RAM, this tablet features an 8-inch touchscreen display. It has an Android Lollipop 5.0 OS, with 16GB storage that can be expanded up to 32GB. The tablet features a 5MP autofocus rear camera with LED flash and a 2MP front camera. This tablet has a decent battery life but is not made for multi-tasking. The most important feature is its support for 3G connectivity. It offers dual-SIM support (1 regular and 1 micro-SIM) and voice calling via a hands free option. If 3G connectivity is a priority, then this is a good budget tablet.
iBall Slide 0900-C
This tablet powered by a 1.7GHz octa-core processor has a RAM of 2GB. The touchscreen display is 7.85 inches with 5MP cameras on the rear and front. Its 16GB internal storage can be expanded up to 32GB with a microSD card. A dual-SIM provides slots for a regular as well as micro-SIM. It runs on Android 4.4 OS, supports 3G connectivity and voice calling. The tablet provides connectivity by USB, Wi-Fi and Bluetooth as well. It comes with an inbuilt speaker and FM Radio.
Asus Fonepad 7 – FE170CG
This light-weight tablet has a nice design and is easy to use in one hand. Powered by a 1.2GHz Intel Atom Z2520 dual-core processor, it has a RAM of 1GB. It comes with a 2MP primary camera that uses PixelMaster technology to provide good picture quality. It has a 7-inch touch screen display that does not come with an anti-glare coating and smudges easily. The tablet runs Android 4.3 Jelly Bean, has a good battery life and can run high-end games and videos without any problem. The 8GB internal storage can be extended up to 64GB. This tablet offers a dual-SIM option and features voice calling.
Huawei Honor T1
This is an 8-inch tablet with an IPS touchscreen display. It has a 1GB RAM and is powered by a 1.2GHz quad-core Qualcomm Snapdragon 200 processor. The internal storage of 8GB can be expanded up to 32GB. It has a 5MP rear camera with an Android 4.3 Jelly Bean OS. It supports 3G connectivity and features a single SIM-slot for voice calling. Its floating video feature lets you watch a video while simultaneously doing your work. This tablet offers a decent battery life and smooth performance. This tablet is a good pick for normal everyday tasks and is quite popular in this price range.
HP 7 Voice Tab
This tablet from HP is designed with a focus on voice calling. Powered by a 1.3GHz quad-core Mediatek MTK8382 processor coupled with a 1GB RAM. Its 8GB internal storage can be expanded up to 32GB. Equipped with a 5MP primary camera, it runs Android 4.4 OS. The battery life is not on par with other tablets, but it offers a decent performance for daily tasks. Sound quality is good and if voice calling is your priority, this tablet offers value for money.
For some of us a tablet with voice calling feature can serve as an alternative to buying two gadgets; a smartphone and a tablet. You just have to choose from the range of tablets available in online stores.