LAS VEGAS —
Velocity Micro will introduce a new tablet PC at International CES this year, along with a combo hard disk/optical drive.
The tablet introduction is comprised of a 7-inch Android model.
The Cruz T507. The Cruz T507 is an entry-level 7-inch tablet that will carry a $150 suggested retail, and it is schedule to ship in March.
It has a capacitive touchscreen, runs Android 2.3 and fully supports Adobe Flash.
Powered by a Cortex A8 1.2Ghz multicore processor, the tablet has 512MB of DDR3 memory, 4GB of internal storage and a 1.3-megapixel camera. It supports 3D graphics acceleration.
The VMDrive Plus is a hybrid optical/HDD that connects to a laptop or desktop via its USB port. It will ship during the first quarter with a sub-$180 suggested retail price.
The device combines a DVD burner, 500GB SATA hard drive into one unit. There is also an integrated SD card reader and three USB 2.0 ports.
Pricing and shipping information was not available.
The company will also demonstrate its new Shine projector. The $400 is a 4-inch long projector with 1280 by 768 WXGA HD output, a 300 lumen display and an HDMI output for connection to most content carrying devices.
It will ship late in the first quarter or early in the second quarter, the company said.