Posted in January 2013

$128 (in China) $160 (outside) quad-core Cortex-A7 Android 4.1 tablet (8” IPS V812 sans rear camera) from Onda

Onda (see the ONDA page on this site) is indeed the leading local Chinese brand for the tablets. As it comes out the company started on December 14 an on-line voting campaign for a “best cost-effective” quad-core tablet which could be sold at least in million units in China. With 31453 votes received (with the … Continue reading


Archos Allwinner A31 based Retina tablet

Archos is definitely using the ODM arm of Onda, Neostra as earlier with Neostra Onda Android Tablets [, Jan 18, 2011]. So this Archos 97B Platinum product is essentially the same as the Onda V972 described earlier in Allwinner A31 SoC is here with products and the A20 SoC, its A10 pin-compatible dual-core is coming … Continue reading


AllWinner A31 and A31s with PowerVR graphics

OR The AllWinner A31 SoC has PowerVR graphics [SGX544MP2], is ready for your New Year 4K resolutions [With Imagination Blog, Jan 2, 2013] OR PowerVR graphics give the quad-core Allwinner A31s a competitive edge [With Imagination Blog, March 29, 2013] Update: A31 Introduction by Allwinner Technology Co., Ltd [ARM Partners site, March 13, 2013] A31 … Continue reading