Cisco has unveiled Cisco Cius, a “first-of-its-kind” business tablet designed for mobile collaboration.
The 1.15-pound Cius has a 7-inch display and Android operating system. The device delivers virtual desktop integration with access to the full range of Cisco collaboration and communication applications, including HD video.
Cisco’s Cius features an Intel Atom 1.6GHz processor, 32GB of flash memory, an 8-hour detachable battery, 802.11a/b/g/n Wi-Fi, 3G/4G mobile broadband, Gigabit LAN, Bluetooth 3.0 connectivity, a front-mounted 720p 30fps HD camera, and a 5-megapixel rear facing camera.
Optionally, customers can get an optional HD audio docking station with a telephone handset speakerphone, DisplayPort and USB ports.
General availability of the Cius is expected in the first quarter of 2011.