Sharp’s Windows 8.1 tablet has serious specs: LTE, WQXGA


The Minibus Pad boasts a 300 PPI display and Sharp’s in-home IGZO tech.

Sharp is upping the ante within the 10.1-inch windows eight. The Minibus Pad from Sharp — which can also be probably the most world’s biggest liquid crystal display producer — sports activities a 2,560×1,600 IGZO display. 1 pill space with a WQXGA pill packing 4GB of memory and LTE connectivity.

Ten-inch category windows eight. Which is simply shy of 300 pixels per inch and tops the 9.7-inch iPad Air’s 264? And that resolution also beats most windows 8.1 drugs on sale today. 1 pill typically supplies resolutions no better than 1,920×1, 200 (e.g., the HP Omni 10).


The Minibus Pad was offered again in September at Japan-based totally CEATEC; however, Sharp formally announced the product Wednesday for the Japanese market.

Sharp has additionally integrated LTE connectivity — a rarity for a tablet operating the whole model of windows eight.1 (Nokia’s Lumia 2520 offers Verizon LTE, which is a home windows RT pill).

Others specs embody an Intel Atom Z3770 “Bay Trail” processor, 4GB of RAM, 64GB of flash storage, windows eight.1, and windows eight.1 place of business residence and industry 2013.

Sharp Minibus Pad. It is 9.5mm (0.37-inches) thick and weighs 595 grams (1.3 kilos). The tablet will go on sale in January. No pricing was once given.