Monthly Archives: September 2012

Onda Dual Core Android Tablet update to Android 4.1 Jelly Bean OS (Soon)

Android Jelly Bean OS was released by Google on June 27 2012 and Onda will be releasing the latest firmware for the following Dual Core Tablets very soon;  Onda Vi40 Dual Core, Onda Vi30 Dual Core,Onda V711 Dual Core.


How to change tablet language

Tap on the 3 vertical dot icon (red box) on bottom centre of tablet Home page.

Step 2:

Tap on System Settings (red box)

Step 3:

Tap on Language Input (red box)

Step 4:

Tap on Language (red box)

Step 5:

Tap on the language you require. If the language you want is not there, then that language is not supported.

V971 9.7″ Dual Core Tablet

Please email or call +65 96180200 for sales enquiries.

A9 Dual Core CPU Chip, 9.7″ 2nd generation IPS screen, 200 million pixels front and back camera

Why choose IPS screen? Because of its faster reaction time compared to normal touch screens

More comfortable viewing screen with IPS

178 degrees of wide viewing angle

Vivid colours and realistic pictures

Clear views even with high frequency videos

Faster! More powerful! Dual core, dual graphics V971!

New generation capacitive touch screen, with faster reaction time and pinpoint accurate detection

G+G Dual layer coating provides a stronger, brighter glass surface with high durability. 4:3 aspect ratio screen size provides a more comfortable viewing experience.

Resolution of up to 1024×768. Width of 9.8mm. Smooth button-less side casing.

191 by 244mm. Back camera. Speakers on lower end. Utility sockets at bottom surface of tablet. From bottom left: Power button; Earphone socket; Built-in microphone; Micro-USB socket; TF (Micro-SD) socket; Reset socket; HDMI socket; Home button.

Metallic finish; No open grooves; Slim design with cleaner feel; Slimmer and lighter than previous models of tablets.

Fastest Dual core 1.5Ghz processing chip! Using Cortex A9 dual core structure with Amlogic 8726-MX processor, it provides up to 300% increase in performance as compared to a single core processor chip.

3 CPU modes to choose from. Normal, Performance and Automatic (Energy-saving) modes.

Choosing performance CPU mode provides processing power of up to 8000 points as can be seen in performance chart, with comparison to well-known brands.

Using boards of only 40nm, heat dissipation is increased and energy usage is reduced, resulting in up to 150% energy savings.

Dual core tablet in comparison with single core tablets

Standby mode energy usage: 10mA as compared to 20mA

Standby mode length: 360 hours as compared to 180 hours

Online streaming tv length: 5 hours as compared to 4 hours

Internet surfing length: 6 hours as compared to 4.5 hours

1080P video viewing length: 6 hours as compared to 4.5 hours

3D gaming: 5.5 hours as compared to 4 hours

Dual core Mali400 GPU chip. Coupled with the dual core processor chip, the combination enables smoother gameplay, even with Flash games.

Examples of 3D games that can be played on the tablet.

Internal memory of 1GB DDR3 enables quicker processing and reaction time

2 x 200 million pixel (2MP) front and back camera facilitates video chat applications like Skype and QQ.

Stable 4.0.3 Android OS supports multiple applications running without fear of crashing.

Only Adobe acknowledged China tablet. Enables fluid Flash (10.2) streaming video viewing though streaming applications, support for 1080P and HTML5.

Dual core graphics processing enables video applications to render video to 1080P (1920×1080 pixels). With playback for codecs: MKV (H.264), VC-1, MOV, MKV, AVI, RMVB / VB, FLV, WMV.

V971 is HDMI enabled

V971 is On-The-Go (OTG) enabled (cable not included).

V971 is Wi-Fi enabled (built-in)

V971 supports 3G and ethernet connectivity (3G Dongle and Ethernet socket device to be purchased separately)

List of compatible 3G dongles

V711 7″ Dual Core Tablet

Please email or call +65 96180200 for sales enquiries.

Brighter! Sharper! Clearer! 7.0″ IPS screen is so much better than traditional tablet screens. It has 178 degrees of viewing width.

1024×600 HD screen, viewing improvement by up to 29% compared to normal screens.

9.8mm width is one of the slimmest tablets around

Great design ensures a good single-handed grip

Cortex A9 1.5GHz Dual Core chip ensures smooth functionality

3 CPU modes for different usage. Performance benchmarking as compared to other well-known brands.

160% energy savings, due to new 40nm heat dissipation design as compared to single core tablets

Standby usage of energy: 10mA compared to 20mA previously

Standby time: 210 hours as compared to 145 hours previously

Streaming tv time: 4.5 hours as compared to 3 hours previously

Internet surfing time: 5 hours as compared to 3.5 hours previously

1080P video playback time: 5 hours as compared to 3.5 hours previously

3D game time: 4 hours as compared to 3.5 hours previously

Better graphics with Mali400 GPU

Some examples of 3D gaming

Greater response with 1GB DDR3 internal memory

Stable Android 4 OS allows gaming and application enjoyment without fear of crashing.

Adobe acknowledged Flash and HTML5 compatibility with graphics support up to 1080P.

Media player capable of rendering up to 1920×1080 in different video codecs like H.264, VC-1, MOV, MKV, FLV, AVI, RMVB and WMV

With HDMI port and On-The-Go (OTG) capable (with cable included).

Wi-fi capable but no built-in 3G capability. 3G dongle can be used for connectivity.

List of 3G compatible dongles.

Why Onda?

Below are some accolades provided by the company itself:

Why Choose Onda? (Long History and well known in China)

ONDA Technologies, Inc. was established in 1989 and has had a strong manufacturing history of 20 years in the IT hardware domain. In these many years, Onda managed to keep its revolutionary role in the ever-changing IT industry, and built strong manufacturing relationships with chip giants like Intel, AMD, NVIDIA and other international partners.

Some accomplishments

2003 – Released MP3/MP4 players into the market.

2004 – Released first Sigmatel 3520 chip. Onda VX505, VX707 opened the way for a revolution in China’s MP3 market.

2005 – Released first MP3 player with coloured screens.

2006 – Countrywide first 2097 MP3 released, supporting APE, FLAC lossless codec.

2007 – Onda signed a contract with Jay Chou. Released MP4 player VX989+ that played RMVB codec directly.

2008 – Became local online customers’ number one choice, a yearly affair till 2012.

2009 – Released MP4 players supporting 720p and 1080p HD graphics.

2010 – First Android MP4 player released, ushering in a new digital experience.

2011 – Released first A10 chip tablet, with sales leading other competitor’s brands.

2012 – Formally released A9 1.5GHz Dual Core tablet VI40 into the market, starting the dual core revolution.

More to come…

Some international partners for its tablets. Some say the best in China.

Multiple awards, with good media and customers’ feedback.

Follow and obtained certification on many international standards, for the health and safety of customers.

Onda has the very best in-country digital electronics manufacturing facility, with a dust-less clean manufacturing environment and high-tech product testing equipment. Every Onda tablet has to go through stringent tests before being allowed to leave the factory. Therefore, every Onda tablet is a solemn promise of quality to the customer!

View of manufacturing and testing equipment within the factory