Alcatel OneTouch has officially unveiled a new tablet ‘Alcatel OneTouch Xess‘ with a screen size of what know in the world would expect, it a 17.3-inch display making it the largest ever tablet. More than a tablet we can call it as an interactive. Earlier a company called FUHU launched a two tablets ‘Nabi Big Tab HD20‘ and ‘Nabi Big Tab HD 24‘ with a screens sizes of 19.5-inches and 23.6-inches respectively.
More than tablets these are called as interactive displays because of their limited functionalities, but the Alcatel OneTouch Xess works like any other Android tablet or even with more functionalities than others. The Xess also comes with added features like movie streaming, sketchpad for kids, recipe display, and multiplayer gaming.
“Xess is one of our favorite new products because this big format is family-oriented and has a multitude of uses at home or work,” says Stan HU, Chief Technology Officer, ALCATEL ONETOUCH. He also added “You can use it to cook, by displaying your favorite recipes in the kitchen, watch movies, listen to music or play games with friends and family in the living room.”
There are dual 3-Watt JBL speakers for amazing sound reproduction and on the back of the tablet has a handle to hold, stylus, and an adjustable stand.It is powered by a Whopping 10,000mAh capacity battery, that can make it last longer than what normal tablets offers.
The tablet measures 416.5 x 266.5 x 9.15 mm and weighs bulky at 4.4lbs (about 2kg). It looks premium with a stainless steel build and the circular dock on the back features two full-size USB ports and the earlier mentioned dual speakers. The 17.3-inch IPS display is of Full HD (1920×1080) resolution and supports 10-point multitouch.
It comes powered by a MediaTek MT8783T octa-core processor clocked at 1.5GHz and 2GB of LPDDR3 RAM. There is 32GB of internal storage with the support of microSD card for further expanding the storage.
The official accessories for the Xess tablet include Smart Dock, Blue-free Film, IP Camera, Bluetooth Mouse and Keyboard, Mag Cover, and a Mounting case. The company hasn’t revealed the pricing and availability of this tablet, share you thoughts about this gigantic tablet in the comments section below.
Alcatel OneTouch also introduced a new Go series and the devices includes Go Play smartphone and Go Watch. Both of them are waterproof and dustproof, according to the company they can directly control the GoPro cameras.