ViewSonic today released its latest tablet in North America, the ViewPad 10. The new tablet brings an array of features, most notably dual operating system support for both Google Android and Microsoft Windows 7. The 10.1" tablet is powered by an Intel Atom CPU clocked at 1.66GHz coupled with 2GB of memory. A LED-backlit 1024x600 pixel display with multi-touch capability, Wi-Fi 802.11 b/g/n, Bluetooth 2.1 and a 1.3 megapixel webcam complete the tablet.
ViewSonic Americas vice-president of marketing, Adam Hanin went on to say that "the lines of professional and personal life are blurring, which creates a need for devices that are suited for both sides. The ViewPad 10 delivers just that by enabling users to merge business productivity with personal enjoyment anywhere, anytime. We are proud of our 10-year tablet history and are dedicated to further extending our tablet product portfolio to meet every individual need."
The Viewpad 10 will be available in two versions, either Windows 7 Home Premium (with a 16GB SSD), or Windows 7 Professional (with a 32GB SSD), both including Android 1.6. It is worth noting that both models also include a micro SD card slot, providing up to 32GB of extra storage. The Windows 7 Professional and Home Premium versions will retail at $679 and $599 respectively. Both models are available now.