In a sign that technology is indeed revolutionising education, Intel India has unveiled its first-ever 2-in-1 design for students. The Intel Education 2-in-1 has the flexibility and mobility of a tablet plus the performance and productivity of a laptop. It comes with front-facing and rear-facing cameras to promote content creation and scientific exploration, while the dual-docking mode allows students the option of having the tablet screen face them when using the keyboard or having the tablet screen face their peers to facilitate collaboration.
“As a result of our work with educators around the world, Intel understands the need for engaging, student-centered learning in order to drive student success in school and beyond,” said Rajiv Bhalla, Director Market Development, Intel South Asia “With our new Intel Education 2 in 1, students have a tablet when they want it and a laptop when they need it.
The device is powered by a quad-core Intel Atom processor Z3740D, runs Windows 8.1, and provides up to 7.8 hours of battery life as a tablet and an optional 3+ hours of additional battery life when docked1 to keep up with student learning all through the day. It is designed for education and ruggedised so that it can withstand drops from 70cms and offers IP 51 water and dust resistance to promote anytime, anywhere learning. There are kid friendly features such as a handle that makes it easier for small hands to hold and a stylus with a realistic pen-like grip.