Wrote down a side by side comparison on the German-born WePad and the Apple iPad. What was lacking then was the release price and now we got the confirmation and the complete specs.
In an official announcement today, the WePad will come in two flavors and will be priced competitively against the iPad.
11.6″ display screen @ 1366×768 pixels
Intel Atom N450 1.66GHz
16GB Flahs Drive
WiFi 802.11 b/g
2 x USB ports
The WePad also runs a modified Android OS. The Li-Ion battery can go up to 6 hours and the device supports Flash and Adobe Air. The retail price is $611 for the basic model. If you upgrade to 32GB with 3G and GPS, the rpcie goes up to $774.
Pre-orders starts on April 27 but will be limited in Germany only. Global release won’t happen until August.