ViewSonic is showcasing their Viewpad 100 tablet device with a 10.1-inch display, dual-boot Windows 7 Home Premium and Android 1.6 operating systems, and Intel’s Atom processor.
Besides the multi-touch 1024×600 LED-backlight screen and Atom N455 at 1.66GHz, the “world’s first dual boot tablet” comes with 16GB of internal storage, which is expandable via a Micro SD slot, 1GB DDR3 RAM, a 1.3MP web camera on the front, Wi-Fi, a SIM card slot, Bluetooth, assisted GPS, two USB 2.0 ports, a mini VGA video output connector, and a built-in accelerometer.
The pre-production unit at ViewSonic’s IFA booth has a battery life of about 4 hours in Windows and from 6 to 8 hours in Android.
The ViewPad 100 is expected to hit the market in October for about $650 Euros ($845 US dollars).
ViewSonic has also released the 7-inch ViewPad 7 that runs Android 2.2.