DataWind Aakash World cheapest tablet made a lot of new last year when HRD Minister kapil Sibal unveiled to the world Aakash tablet ,corporate world around the world where worried with its launch and since then we have seen many Company’s announced there Tablet too.
There was some issues on which DataWind and Government have difference after which Government gave tender for delivering the Tablet to Indian Telephone Industries (ITI) and C-DAC (Centre for Development of Advanced Computing) both Central Government bodies. After Aaskah the original version underperformed DataWind come up with improved version named UbiSlate 7+ price being same.
In february BSNL in collaboration with Noida based Pantel Technologies lunched its Cheap, priced similar to Aakash tablet named Penta IS701R on which it was working strategically for quite some time. The features are better then Aaksh it also have a Camera for video chat.
Both BSNL Penta IS701R and UbiSlate come with data plane for internet they have different plane user can select from.
In This article I have covered the difference between UbiSlate 7+(Aaksh) and BSNL Penta IS701R so then you can decide which one is better to Buy.
Aakash vs BSNL Pantel tablet
|BSNL Penta IS701R||Aaksh/Ubisalate|
|Screen size||7″ resistive screen||7″ resistive screen|
|Processor||1 Ghz( IMAP210 )||700 MHz(Cortex A8)|
|Andriod OS Ver.||2.3 Gingerbread||2.3 Gingerbread|
|Memory||256MB DDR2 RAM||256MB RAM|
|Memory card||up to 32GB supported||up to 32GB supported|
|WiFi suppoted||IEEE 802.11 a/b/g +GPRS||IEEE 802.11 a/b/g|
|USB Port 2.0||1+3G dongle compatible||1+3G dongle compatible|
|Audio in/out||3.5mm audio jack||3.5mm audio jack|
|HDMI output port||Yes||No|
|HD video playback||Yes||Yes|
|Flash Support||Adode Flash 10.3||Yes|
|Battery :||3000mah||3200 mAh|
|Camera||0.3 MP Front cam||NO|
|Manufacturers||Pantel Technologies(Noida based)||DataWind(Canadian Company) now ITI & CDAC|
|Price :||Rs.3,250||Rs.2,999 (Students Rs.2,250)|
CCleaner is one of the best system utility software ,you often delete temporary system files ,browser history manually and delete registry entries which are risk thing to do your self.So why not use a small tool that do many of these thing in a Click.
CCleaner free you from doing these system maintenance task all you need is to run a analyse scan and in seconds it tell how much hard disk space is wasted by these temp and unwanted data that to specifically like how much data by IE, browser,system temp files,application temp data is consuming that can be freed by running a scan then click Run Cleaner that’s it you gain back that disk space ,it take seconds to do its job.
In windows OS often it is observed that with time these temporary files:Clipboard, Memory Dumps , browser session data,cookies,typed URL history etc. Create a lot of trouble like slow down system performance and browser response get slow also windows disk space getting reduced and this unuseful data can be from few MB to GB’s depending on how often you run such system clean-up scan.
CCleaner Is an alternative and better than the traditional TuneUp ,use it you will find the deference and CCleaner can be freely download from internet.
Note if you have saved password for some website in any browser that may get erased so take care of that,what you can do is leave that browser open when you run this scan then CCleaner will ask to run scan for that browser then opt for no.
- Lite Software
- Clean up Sytem and windows unwanted temporary data
- Clean up browser data (history, cookies ,download history etc.)
- Registry Cleaner with advance features
- Since it include Registry Cleaner no need to use any other Registry tool.
- Allow to clean specific data of browser likes history,cookies,index file,typed URL etc
- Support Windows 200/XP/Vista/7.
This is a windows utility software which reduce the time it take to copy/move data in computer from one disk to other or from a peripheral storage device(like SdCard,Pendrive,External hard disk etc) to other device.
Our Windows default copy gives you an average speed of 2 to 10 MB/sec (on an .avg) or a little more where else this utility will give an Ultra Speed of up to 40 Mbps data transfer speed defer on each computer.
As it is named TeraCopy it can copy Tera bytes in no time or at least faster then default windows Copy.
Feature of TeraCopy :
- Copy file Faster
- Free to use and download.
- Easy to use interface
- Pause ,resume and skip a file while copy
- Also allow you to adjust buffer size of this program for copying .
- Error recovery: it notice you if there where problem in any file with that file name.
- Interactive file list: when you copy data, name of all file is visible when you copy using TeraCopy.
- Eject when copy feature allow you to eject your pen drive(or peripheral) when copy is done.
- All Windows OS supported .
You often have a zip file downloaded from internet and what to unzip to open ,you mostly use WinZip free version which ends in 30 days and also have some irritating ads when you open that so you need a solution that will work for unrestricted time period.
7zip is a free software and have no limitation like Winzip it have better compression ratio so your zip will be smaller then regular zip file. 7-Zip can unpacks a number of archive formats, including ZIP, RAR,ISO,CAB,TAR, GZ, and its own 7z formats.
If you still need to use WinZip or such software for more then the trial period of 30 or 15 days then wait for some time i will post how to use software for more then trial period.
Features offered by 7zip:
- Free to use and download.
- Light software.
- High compression ratio.
- Supported OS Windows, Linux/Unix.
- Offer Encryption with password.
- Similar interface to WinZip, easy to use.
- Small memory requirements for decompressing
- It gives an extension .7z to the file zipped from 7zip.
- 7z archives are up to 40 percent smaller then their ZIP equivalents.
- No 30 days limitation use for unlimited time.
Download : 7Zip software
The android market have thousands of application which make difficult to decide which one to keep on your phone specially if you phone storage is not good enough ,here i list some top most loved apps that may not have top raking in android list but thea are most used or most use full app that we actually will be using instead of keeping in phone and using once in a week .
I will give the name ,screen shots of the apps and link to android market so that you will not find it difficult to find.
In case you have connected your phone to internet then you can directly install the app from android market if not you can get internet on your android phone through reverse tethering (internet from Computer to Phone )see my previous post ,also if you are searching apps on computer and want to install them on phone just login to android market via Gmail on PC and select the app and press Install button of the app you wish to install and your phone will start downloading the app if you are login with same gmail account on your phone (off course that require internet on phone as well).
The basic app Gmail, facebook,twitter, Google Maps, Opera Mini are well known some come by default with the phone or could be find in market , what make Android bettering is the number of other apps .
Camera ZOOM FX (Camera App)
This is the best app for using camera it gives various features and advanced setting and control in the hand of user : zoom capability ,dozens of effects you can choose between Normal Camera modes, ColorFX , ArtFX, MirrorFX and FrameFX effects.By using apps like Camera zoom FX, you can make your images look even better.
Its a paid app but you can find its apk file just google it, download and copy in phone and install.
Sketch Me Pro
The application allow you to create beautiful pencil sketch of any input image or live clicked image .
It lets you convert your images and photos into sketches by applying a special image effect or pencil effect you can say.
The pencil sketch is more interesting for many photo’s.
The Pro version of this app give better image.
Mobile Number Tracker
This allow you to find from where or from which state /telecom circle you are getting call, you can either type the number in this app or make setting when ever you get any call it will prompt you that the number is from particular telecom circle. So Are you getting calls from unknown number and do you want to find from where that person is calling you this is just for you to make extra smart with the help of technology .
Are you a movie looking for movie ticket on the go don’t now when to call which site to vist ,all the trouble come to end with the app ,like bookmyshow.com this app allow you to book your movie ticket any where any time on your phone , what more you can even select which seat you want or you can see which all seats are food for a theater and book accordingly.Best app for Entertainment you can also book tickets for Events ,sports.
|This is top rated Live Wallpaper of spectacular animated scene of the sky at dawn,the application have moving clouds , occasional rainbow flying Birds and in the morning birds form agood morning formation and flyes away when taped once. The wallpaper is soft and rated 4.6 which is a good rating it is a lite to run on an android device so its recommended Live wallpaper.|
Color Note is a notepad app which give you a better note editing experience,it is a simple notepad app you can use it a reminder or put a small icon on the top of phone screen to remind you of some thing.
It a Flash light app that light your phone flash light when ever you require ,easy on-off ,it’s a must have app can be used in any emergency also the app have simple interface a tab button on on or off the light .
This Widgets allow you to look at your Battery status with statistics ,chats and beautiful Widgets,also it have Alarms and Notifications , Battery indicator on the notification bar, General and Weekly Statistics.
More interestingly when the phone heat up due to overcharging or over usage it gives a alter bell and notification on notification bar.
Delhi Metro Navigator
This is the Delhi metro app which give all the information about Metro Route ,fare and other details and complete infmotaion on which all station you have switch to reach you destination
Main Features: Fare Calculator , Detailed Delhi Metro Map (Hindi also Supported),Parking Rate , Offline Color Coded Route Planner , Interchange Station Highlight and what more it doesn’t require internet to work.
This app allow you to Analyze your Wifi network around you,no more you need to have an expensive device to do this as your android device is more powerful then you think.All the techno-jargon might be new for you so i explain you the basic to use WiFi Analyzer app, first understand what is a Wi-Fi channel it is range of radio frequencies that a Wi-Fi network uses to communicate with wireless devices.This app give you five different ways to view WiFi channels around around you in range:AP list, Time graph,Channel graph, Channel rating, and Signal meter. Ad Hoc networks are not officially supported by Android, but this app can recognize them and you can even see with what encryption a Wifi is encrypted ,this device is a fun do try this.
MoboPalyer is a video player for Adnroid .What make it come on this best Andriod list is that it support major video file format that include:
AVI, MKV, Mp4, flv, WAV,3GP, FLAC, MPC, AMR, MP2, Midi, and high quality video formats like H.263, H.264, AVCHD, MPEG-1, MPEG-4, DivX, Xvid, WMV, MJPEG, SVQ3 etc. You can even zoom the video to full screen while playing the video.
This Applciation have following features :
- Supports all video and major audio file formats
- Thumbnail display of videos
- Video streaming through HTTP protocols
- Includes sub titles for the popular formats
- No need to converter any more , now just play video anywhere and anytime.
Your Smart Phone is Smarter then you Think
A piece of advice
Some of the best apps in android market are paid apps but you can find it for free each app have a .apk (extension of android app) search on net or at sites like mediafire , filestube ,4shared, filecrop file sharing sites for free ,its easy just to Google and type any file sharing site folloed by “:” without quotes and the app name search and download the apk file copy in the phone and install and Enjoy.
‘Everything ‘ is lite tool for windows users ,like the default search of windows take a little time,this software cut the search time and give result in SECONDS .Search “Everything” initially displays every file and folder on your computer.
The best part is this tool is available for free by voidtools .This tool search by the mechanism of indexing , a fresh install of Windows XP SP2 (about 20,000 files) will take about 1 second to index, 1,000,000 files will take about 1 minute. So you can now search things faster than every before.
- Presently it work on windows platform(Windows 2000, XP, 2003 and Vista and Windows 7).
- It work on NTFS file system only.
- It support wildcard character (ie. *, ?) and even boolean operation for the search.
- Allow Connectin to ETP/HTTP/FTP servers also.
- Indexing files in seconds.
- Much faster search then Windows default search(Main feature).
Downlaod Tool : Everything
Reverse tethering on Android phone (through USB and Wifi both methods) allow user to get internet from computer to the phone just opposite of tethering while tethering is easy with the help of various application ,reverse tethering is a little tricky if you what to use on non rooted phone ,people avoid rooting their phone as it
breakthe warranty and a little risky to for a new user.
In this article i will explain reverse tethering , as tethering you can find any where but not reverse tethering, i will explain method which will work on 2 windows OS :Windows XP and on Windows 7.
If you are thinking why try all these stuffs just go for ad-hock network in Windows OS,tell me tell you the Android did not support ad-hock network.
Reverse tethering on :
Since application are not available on android market which make it possible,unless you are ready to root .This method is for phone not having wireless network available.I will be using application not available on android market the method is Port Tunneling as android phones did not have the normal stuffs to make internet sharing easy.
Here is the link which will take you to the complete process on how do to this,it worked fine for few but for those it didn’t try the other method given bellow.(if you don’t get right at first don’t wasting time just try Windows 7 method i suggest). [For Rooted Phone try this link]
Android Usb Port Forwarding for Non Rooted phone.
As XP method did not work for many ,here i will tell you how to make it possible for Windows 7 which is an easy way than any other method:
- Internet connection with Windows 7
- No Need to Root your Phone</b> (as required is most case)
- A WiFi connection (available on laptops for other try WiFi dongle)
- Connectify software.
A WiFi dongle[also called USB Wireless Adaptor] is a pen drive looking device cheap now a days cot less than Rs 1,000 now (650-950 average price).
You can order online if you dint find around you place as online shopping get reliable now days ,purchase for any well know brand: D-Link,LinkSis,Netgare.
- Install connectify if ,you will be promoted to configure for the first time.
- In SSID type the connection name you what to give
- Give password if you what to use secured network
- Now select from the connection you want to share (you present internet connection you are using)
- Select the WiFi network using which you will connect your Android Phone.
- Select encryption :
- a ) “open” if you do not wish to use any password
- b ) “WAP/WEP2” or any encryption from the available drop down.
8. Now switch on your Phone WiFi.
9. Click start HotSpot.
10. Give the password when promoted in the phone.
If you still have trouble check you internet connection or WiFi setting .