25.01.2014 2:40

Intel introduced two reference device for education

Intel, which is on display at CES 2014 in Las Vegas showed a lot of interest , continues to delight his fans. At this time, the company’s view headed for schools and universities, which was presented two reference tablet and laptop.

The exhibition Bett 2014 we were shown Intel Education Tablet and Intel Classmate PC. It is not difficult to guess that the first device is a tablet , and the second – a laptop. Both are part of the educational program manufacturer Intel Education Solutions, which brings together device, software , content, services and projects for the professional development of teachers and improve the quality of education for students .

Intel Education Tablet


Intel showed two versions of the tablet . Both screens have a diagonal of 10 ” with a resolution of 1200 x 800 , equipped with dual-core Intel Atom Z2520 processor with a clock frequency of 1.2 GHz, two gigabytes of RAM and flash drive , up to 32 GB . Manages all oldish Android OS version 4.2 and wireless communication with the outside world provides Wi-Fi- module 802.11 a / b / g / n and Bluetooth 4.0.

A distinctive feature is the presence of both tablet stylus , which they primarily also differ . In older models stylus “active” ( or whatever Intel meant by the word ), and youngest daughter – a capacitive . Tablets also differ cameras , 1.26 MP + 5 MP and 0.3 MP + 2.0 MP respectively.

To meet the needs of students in the kit are two unusual accessory : a lens that can be used in tandem with the camera for a more detailed consideration of the object of study , and a temperature sensor . All components , including the stylus , you can literally bind to the plate , just like mittens to jacket in childhood.

Besides that students can lose the extra parts, Intel provided and what is often the device will appeal not too carefully , especially if it is not his own, but belong to an educational institution . For this tablet is equipped with rubber feet for fixing the workplace and protected from dust and moisture IP52 standard and falls from a height up to 70 cm

Intel Classmate PC


Laptop equipped with a processor from Intel Celeron N2806 clocked at 1.6 GHz or Celeron N2805 1.46 GHz, touch screen with a resolution of 1366 x 768 and a diagonal of 10 ” , which can be rotated about a vertical axis , up to 4 GB of RAM and storage in a 500GB HDD or SSD to 64GB . Camera , as well as the display can be rotated , just as it is implemented in Oppo N1 ( by the way, it is compatible with the above lens) . As an operating system can be installed Windows 7 /8 or Linux.

When you rotate the screen becomes a tablet laptop , unplug the keyboard and turning it into a place where you can put your hands to work more comfortably . As Intel Education Tablet, laptop protected from moisture and dust (IP52) and falls from a height up to 70 cm and has rubber feet . Included will go and stylus -on- string , the same as for the tablets.

Both devices are presented ‘s reference and does not come to market . However, the first device based on them appear on the shelves very soon – HP has released Classmate Notebook in the very near future . Price Details are still unknown.