MSI revealed it will release its first 10" Wintel-based tablets in January-February 2011. Models based on the NVIDIA Tegra 2 platform will have to wait a bit longer, these models will feature Android 3.0 but won't be ready until April or May. The price of MSI's tablets will reportedly be aggressive as the company wants to fight off competitors.
Micro-Star International (MSI) plans to launch its first 10-inch Wintel-based tablet PC in January-February 2011 before launching ARM-based models in April or May. The ARM-based models, powered by a Nvidia Tegra 2 processor, will support Android 3.0.
In addition to 10-inch Wintel models, MSI will also showcase other tablet PCs based on Intel's Oak Trail platform at the upcoming CES trade fair, according to the company.
Due to increasing availability of tablet PCs from other vendors, MSI is expected to adopt a more aggressive pricing strategy to promote its tablet PCs, asserted industry watchers.