The new gobii 7″ wi-fi tablet will be available just in time for the festive season. The Android based tablet is a welcome addition to the popular gobii e-reader family. The new device features a powerful 1.3GHz quad-core processor with dedicated graphics, an HD display, 1GB of memory and 8GB of storage. Not a bad package for under R1,500.

The new gobii 7″ wi-fi tablet

Here are the specs:

  • Android Jelly Bean (4.1.1) operating system
  • 1.3GHz quad-core processor with dedicated graphics
  • 1GB memory
  • 8GB storage
  • 7″ IPS HD multi-touch screen
  • Micro-SD card slot (upgradeable up to 32GB)
  • 2 Mega-pixel front and back cameras
  • Wi-Fi: 802.11b/g/n
  • Battery: 3000mAh Lithium polymer
  • Ports: HDMI-out, Mini-USB, Stereo-out, Mic-in
  • Weight: 278g

Click here to check out the gobii tablet at – they have a nice deal going at the moment.

For all you e-book fans, the unit is preloaded with the Kalahari eReader app. You may also want to check out the leatherette cover here to keep your device safe from scratches and knocks.

For the price, this looks like a good option – possibly a lot better than some of the other tablets in the cheaper end of the market.