When NVIDIA announced its Tegra Note platform, we all got a little excited. The Tegra 4 touting tablet template would be used by whomever wanted to utilize it, and Advent has stepped up tot he plate to deliver a 7-inch tablet with the prowess of the Tegra 4.
The 7-inch Advent Vega Tegra Note 7 is coming to the UK on November 15th, for a price of £179.99. The device will be available for pre-order on November 7th, and will be carried in UK retailers such as Curry’s and PC World.
The specs are still pretty vague, but we do know that the device will include the NVIDIA DirectStylus, TegraZone gaming and 10 plus hours of HD video playback.
Press release follows below.
ADVENT brings the Vega Tegra Note 7 – powered by NVIDIA Tegra 4 – to Currys & PC World
New ADVENT Vega Tegra Note 7 tablet now available at the UK’s leading electrical retailers, Currys & PC World
Perfect for gaming, music and movies – and including a stylus for quick note taking – the Tegra Note 7 combines iconic industrial design and superior performance capabilities with an accessible price point
ADVENT Vega Tegra Note 7 available for £179.99
LONDON: Wednesday 6th November 2013: UK computing brand ADVENT, sold exclusively through the UK’s leading electrical retailers Currys & PC World, today announced the launch of its new NVIDIA® Tegra® 4-powered ADVENT Vega Tegra Note 7 tablet. The device will be available for pre-order from Thursday 7th November, and launch on November 15th, at a starting price of £179.99.
Today’s announcement continues ADVENT’s long history of bringing the latest technology to the UK at extremely reasonable prices, helping all customers to experience new technologies. The ADVENT Vega Tegra Note 7, powered by the NVIDIA Tegra 4 processor, is no exception; combining the ultimate high performance tablet with innovation and chic design at an accessible price point.
Dave Ward, Head of ADVENT Computing for Currys & PC World, said: “We are very excited to bring the NVIDIA-powered ADVENT Vega Tegra Note 7 to market in the UK – it is the perfect device for customers who want a high performance, feature-rich tablet. ADVENT makes technology as easy to understand as possible and the Vega Tegra Note is no exception. This new tablet doesn’t compromise on features and capability, bringing together the latest tech.”
The ADVENT Vega Tegra Note 7 is powered by Tegra 4, with a 72-core GeForce® GPU and quad-core Cortex-A15 CPU with a fifth battery-saver core, making it the world’s fastest 7-inch android tablet.
Other features include:
NVIDIA DirectStylus™ – transforming the normal stylus into an incredibly responsive experience with finer point and broader stroke control
NVIDIA PureAudio™ – offering rich, deep audio including the widest frequency range in a tablet through front-facing stereo speakers with a bass-reflex port
Groundbreaking camera – using Tegra 4’s processing power and NVIDIA Chimera computational photography architecture to deliver stunning new features.
The ADVENT Vega Tegra Note 7 comes in-built with SmugMug’s Camera Awesome app – one of the top camera apps on iOS and Android
TegraZone gaming – easy access to games optimised for Tegra with visual effects not available on other tablets. The ADVENT Vega Tegra Note 7 also supports a variety of game controllers for console-class gaming
Superior battery life – 10-plus hours of HD video playback