Wikipad recently announced that its 7” Wikipad tablet will be available from leading retailers in spring 2013 at a launch price of $249. Wikipad is powered by an NVIDIA Tegra 3 quad-core CPU and 5th battery-saver core and uses the processors 12-core NVIDIA GPU for graphics. The Wikipad has a 7" (diagonal) IPS (1280x800) 16:10 ratio wide-view panel and the capacitive panel can support 5-point gestures. The device comes with 16GB of storage space that you can add 32GB to thanks to the microSD slot. The Wikipad also has a 4100mAh lithuim-polymer battery, but no battery life numbers were released today. The Android 4.1 (Jelly Bean) operating system rounds out the feature highlights of this interesting gaming tablet!

Wikipad Gaming Tablet

“We wanted to get Wikipad into our community’s hands and what we found was that the smaller 7” form factor just seemed right,’” said Fraser Townley, President of Sales, Wikipad, Inc. “The smaller frame delivers an aggressive price while keeping the same amazing specs.”