Xiaomi’s CEO Lei Jun has announced MiPad Android device at an event held in Beijing, China earlier this morning. The tablet comes with an Apple iPad Mini-like design, but made out of plastic materials and it is the worlds first tablet to feature the Nvidia Tegra K1 chipset.
MiPad feature a 7.9-inch display with 2048 x 1536 pixels resolution and a 326 ppi. It sports a quad-core 2.2GHz Cortex-A15 processor with a Kepler-based GPU with 192 CUDA cores, 2GB of RAM, 16 up to 64GB variants of built-in storage with the possibility of expansion for up to 128GB via a microSD card slot, a whopping 6,700 battery.
The MiPad runs on Xiaomi’s own customized MIUI ROM based on the Android operating system, is also equipped with a generous 8MP camera sensor on the back, 5MP in front, WiFi b/g/n/ac, Bluetooth 4.0 and GPS technology. MiPad weighs in at 360 grams and it measures 8.5mm in thickness.