World’s first Indian language tablets

Thursday, 22 March 2012 18:30 administrator

Wishtel in association with VIA Technologies launches tablet computers with native Indian languages support.


Wishtel has launched the world’s first tablet computer to feature support for native Indian languages. Designed and manufactured in India, the Wishtel ‘IRA’ and ‘IRA Thing’ will enable Indian users to enjoy a rich computing, entertainment, and internet experience in their own native language such as Hindi, for the first time.

The tablets also come with a set of personal productivity, social media, communications, and entertainment apps, making them ideal solutions for a wide variety of home, educational, and corporate uses. These include an innovative eBook reader app that will allow users to enjoy eBooks in Hindi and other Indian languages on their device, as well as a growing range of course content for ICSE, CBSE and state boards plus engineering, medical, and other higher education offerings.

The tablets are available nation-wide at prices between INR 4,000 (US$80 approx) to INR 5,500 (US$110 approx) through over 350 distribution and support centers throughout India.