Well this is disappointing. Do you recall the OlivePad I showed you ? Viewsonic took the Olive Pad and slapped their own label on it. Actually, there’s a better chance that both Olive and Viewsonic licensed the hardware from the same Chinese manufacturer. We don’t know, though.
I didn’t have all that much in the way technical detail on the OlivePad, so here’s what I know from the press release:
- 600MHz CPU
- 7″ 800×480 screen
- 2 cameras
- Bluetooth, Wifi, 3G
- microSDHC card slot
They also promised full phone functionality. Note that the press release is for the UK launch. No word on when it will be on the shelf (samples will be available in October), but retail has been set at £350.