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Big Players Introducing Windows Tablets For Higher Education In India
A merger of leading companies to give a new tool to Indian students stepping towards completing higher education.
By: NIILM University
It has proven to be a great combination of technology and knowledge at its best. “Microsoft has announced an HP tablet with Windows 8.1 with embedded Pearson educational content. The venture in the higher education space aims to offer students a single device for all their educational needs.” This compact tablet solution offers students preloaded syllabus compliant educational material from Pearson that ensures effective learning with homework, tutorial and assessment support, along with e-books. "We believe this collaboration brings to Indian students the best of educational content and technological capabilities rolled into a single solution and will help enhance their understanding of some of the most difficult concepts in technical higher education," added Srikrishna.
The educational bundle comprises the new HP Omni 10 tablet preloaded with first semester Pearson study material as well as a whole slew of Microsoft offerings. Available for all technical and management institutes the bundle is being offered currently at an EMI plan of Rs. 2,990 per month for 12 months (taxes additional). This special limited time 'Institute Offer' is valid till 15th June, 2014.
- HP Omni 10 Tablet with Windows 8.1
- Intel Atom Z3770 Quad Core processor
- Pearson e-books and e-learning content for one semester
- 2 GB RAM and 32 GB storage expandable to 64 Gb
- Microsoft Office 365 suite for education
- Free access to e-books and a choice of Microsoft Certifications
- Available for EMI of Rs. 2,990 for 12 months (taxes additional)
This boom will allow the students to think of higher education in a handy and comfy manner. Tablets will have all the necessary content in the most techy and interactive manner, this would enable students to have eased education with minimum efforts. Higher Education is on a higher verge of going technologically oriented. Online Learning can become a more preferred medium by this tablet revolution.