HODHASHARON, Israel and EINDHOVEN, The Netherlands, February 13, 2012 /PRNewswire/ –
Altair Semiconductor (http://www.altair-semi.com), a leading developer of ultra-low power, small footprint and high performance 4G LTE chipsets, and AÍON Wireless (http://www.aionwireless.com), a leading developer of advanced wireless information technologies, today announced the availability of the world’s first Windows7-based LTE Tablet PC, the AÍON Wireless TXA140 LTE.
The AIÓNWireless TXA140 LTE Model (released May 2011 and currently tested by several operators) is a tablet employing state-of-the-art Mobile Computing Technology and Multimedia Functionality behind a 10.1″ touchscreen panel. In addition to Bluetooth™ and WiFi 802.11 b/g/n wireless support, it provides full LTE connectivity using Altair’sFourGee™ -3100/6200 LTE chipset.
The next generation of AÍONWireless’ tablet – model AU116 LTE Intel i5/i7 – highlighted by a 11.6″ touchscreen panel and Windows 8 compatibility, will be released in the first half of 2012 and will also provide full LTE connectivity using Altair’s FourGee ™ -3100/6200 LTE chipset.
“As tablet PCs continue to play an increasingly important role for professional and personal use, it is important to ensure consumers that they are receiving the very best when it comes to functionality, speed, performance and security, something that we have achieved with our line of LTE tablets,” said Dennis Murray, Chief Technology Officer at AIÓNWireless. “Additionally, our partnership with Altair allows us to deliver the benefits of LTE to our consumers, enabling them to fully enjoy the mobile experience.”