Amazingly sleek, the Grid10 offers a portable widescreen tablet experience like nothing you've laid your hands on. Powered by the groundbreaking GridOS, the Grid10 is designed without curves or even a button--it's just 10.1 inches of all screen. The straight edges and widescreen screams simplicity, and it's complemented by a smooth, durable all-aluminum back.
It's powered by the blazing fast 1.0 GHz NVIDIA Tegra 2 dual-core processor for seamless multitasking. Watch a movie, switch and surf the web, read e-mails, and play games--just do what you want and the Grid10 will get it done for you without you noticing it. And with its robust video processor, you can even watch movies in Full HD 1080p on a compatible HDTV when connected via the Grid10's HDMI port.
The Grid10 features integrated Wireless-N Wi-Fi technology, and it automatically finds Wi-Fi networks and lets you decide which network to join. This model also includes integrated quad-band 3G cellular connectivity, enabling you to surf the web and catch up on e-mails while in the field, on a train, or wherever you can connect to your carrier's 3G network. The Grid10 is also available in a Wi-Fi-only model.
No Physical Function Buttons--Just One Big Display
The Grid10 just one big display--you use your fingers to do everything. Gestures allow you to navigate the device naturally and without restriction. So everything you do, from getting to and from your grid, reading and typing messages, surfing the web, controlling your volume, playing games and navigating menus is easier, natural and fun.
The 10.1-inch display has a native HD resolution (1366 x 768), and its widescreen design means you'll enjoy a movie-like experience across all functions--from web pages to photo browsing. It also offers LED backlighting for an amazingly bright screen that's still battery friendly.
GridOS: A Stunning Visual Experience
Re-inventing touch computing from the ground up, the GridOS is unlike anything out there. Smart, social, and visceral, GridOS introduces several innovations including the way you interact with a device, unique functionalities and a groundbreaking animations engine. Every feature had been rethought and made better--web surfing, e-mail, video, music, photos, home screen navigation, and more.
Beautiful, different, engaging and just stunning, the Grid10's user interface is fluid, smoother and faster than anything else. Pan an infinite grid. Scroll through your video and music libraries and contacts with our 3D tilt. Thumb through your browser tabs effortlessly. Thanks to the NVIDIA Tegra 2 processing, you'll enjoy console-quality 3D gaming.
Here's just a sampling of what you'll experience on the Grid10 tablet.
While e-mail is the primary communication tool for many, the Grid10 has evolved the e-mail experience while also integrating Facebook and Twitter into the message center--so you can see all your important messages and conversations in one location. It also offers two distinct views.
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Traditional: There is more than one way of reading your messages. The Traditional view is a collapsible three-pane view. See all your accounts and folders in the left pane, all your messages in the center pane, and preview of a selected message on the right. Or just expand your message for a full screen read.
Grid-like: Bored of traditional inbox? Suffering from message overload? Need a way to prioritize? Grid view takes care of all that for you. Depending on whom you interact with the most and importance and message type, your messages will show up in different sizes and colors--giving it a magazine-like feel.
Other messaging features include:
- Attachments show up in preview mode. Image attachments? Tap on a image and it will zoom in for a photo show of all your attachments. Save them to your gallery instantly.
- The keyboard shows up whenever you need to type. And you have choices. Thumb away with the thumb keyboard or just type using the full-size keyboard. Accurate and Reliable either way you go.
- Highlight any word in a message and intelligent and contextual options will show up. Create a calendar entry easily by highlighting a friend's request.
The Grid10 introduces the world's first chromeless browser, giving you a full-screen experience without the fuss of a browser interface wrapped around the screen. Browser controls show up when you want them and disappear when you want to concentrate just on the web page--you decide.
Tabs are on the left and other controls on the right. Bring controls on screen with a diagonal gesture from the bottom left or right of the screen. And when you bring the tabs onto the screen they show up at the bottom right of the screen. Thumb or cycle through them to switch between tabs. Close tabs as you desire. Tabbed browsing has never been so enjoyable before.
Video and Music Galleries
The Grid10 offers unique video and music playback controls and storage galleries. Tap to bring up your video controls while watching a movie. Organize your playlists on the go. And effortlessly share what you're watching or listening with friends on Facebook or Twitter.
Have a big video or music collection? Scroll through your titles quickly with Grid10's 3D tilt. Scrolling through your collection has never been more fun.
Have a big multimedia collection on your desktop? Use Grid Desktop to search for your media on your PC/Mac and transfer them effortlessly to your Grid Desktop. Buy content from anywhere on your PC/Mac and easily transfer it to your Grid Desktop. Sync your content to the Grid10 from Grid Desktop wirelessly, or add files via microSD. You can also buy new music on your Grid10 directly by using Amazon's MP3 app, with purchased music files added directly to your music library.
With Grid10, you never have to worry about getting lost. Maps will give you all the information you need to get you where you want and fast. Get directions, recommendations for places to eat, and even the buzz about a place. Maps also provides you with more than just one view--see the places around you in a variety of ways (see a sample of one view).
VideoCall with Anyone, Anywhere in the World
With the Grid10, you can video call who you want, when you want. Your friends need not have a Grid10. You can video call with them as long as they have a device that has a browser and Internet connection. And you can video call more than One person at the same time.
Instant On--Never Wait Again
The Grid10 brings you back to the state you left it every time. Just press the power button to wake it from sleep and it turns on instantly. You don't have to worry about where you were when your left your device.
NVIDIA Tegra 2 Mobile Processor
Powered by the world's first mobile super chip--the dual-core NVIDIA Tegra 2 with integrated NVIDIA graphics--you'll be able browse the web at unprecedented speed, experience amazing graphics in the latest games and multimedia, and benefit from accelerated multitasking. The NVIDIA Tegra 2 processor also delivers smooth, full frame-rate 1080p HD video playback. And the ultra-low power (ULP) GeForce graphics processor delivers outstanding mobile 3D game playability and a visually engaging, highly-responsive 3D user interface. The Grid10 combines the 1.0 GHz dual-core Tegra 2 processor with 512 MB of DDR2 RAM for speedy switching between apps.
- Processor: 1.0 GHz NIVIDA Tegra 2 dual-core processor
- Display: 10.1-inch LED-backlit touchscreen (1366 x 768 pixels)
- Connectivity: Quad-band 3G (HSDPA); Wireless-N Wi-Fi (802.11b/g/n)
- Internal storage: 16 GB
- External storage: microSD memory card slot (compatible with media up to 32 GB)
- Memory: 512 MB DDR2
- Video output: HDMI
- Dimensions: 10.8 x 6.83 x 0.55 inches
- Weight: 24 ounces (1.5 pounds)