Cheap Tablet PCs in Dubai: iPad Alternatives


If you’ve been following the tablet story you probably already know that the iPad and Samsung Galaxy tablets aren’t for everybody. They are both expensive and bulky for a beginner.

For one who doesn’t use a smart phone, but would like to get into Tablet computing, cheap tablets are the best option.

While tablet PCs are becoming the need of the hour, there is also a need for cheaper alternatives to iPads and Samsung Galaxy tabs. So, what are the options we have?

Cheap Tablets in Dubai, UAE

1. Beetel Magiq Wi-Fi, 3G, 8 GB Tab

Key Features of Beetel Magiq

  • Android v2.2 (Froyo) Operating System
  • 7 inch TFT Touchscreen
  • Snapdragon 1 GHz Processor
  • 2 MP Primary and 2 MP Secondary Camera
  • Wi-Fi Enabled
  • Expandable Storage Capacity of 16 GB
Price in Dubai – AED 682

Availability – Not available yet in main stores.



2. Creative ZII07, Wi-Fi, 8GB

Key Features of Creative ZII07

  • Android v2.2 Operating System
  • 7 inch TFT Resistive Touchscreen
  • ZiiLABS ZMS-08 HD Media-Rich Applications Processor
  • Front camera (VGA)
  • Wi-Fi
  • Expandable Storage Capacity of 32 GB
Price in Dubai – AED 756



3. HCL ME AE7-A1

Key Features of HCL ME AE7-A1 (Black)

  • Android v2.2 (Froyo) Operating System
  • 7 inch Resistive Touchscreen
  • ARM 11 800 MHz Processor
  • Wi-Fi Enabled
Price in Dubai – AED 830

Availability – Sharaf DG and Grey Market



4. ViewSonic ViewPad 7s

Key Features of ViewSonic ViewPad 7s

  • 7 inch LED 800*480 Capacitive Multi-Touch panel
  • Android v2.2 (Froyo) Operating System including Android Market
  • 512MB Ram
  • Wifi 802.11 b/g
  • Embedded 3.5G Networks
  • GSM Quad-band
  • UMTS Band 900/1900/2100
  • Bluetooth 2.1 + EDR Technology
  • Front Facing 0.3 MP CAM and rear facing 3.0 MP Auto Focus photo/video capturing camera
  • G-Sensor and Assisted GPS
  • 3240 mAh Li-Polymer Battery
  • Support Micro SD (up to 32 GB)
Price in Dubai – AED 1262