Technology

Maja Salvador on the Coby KYROS Internet tablet: “wala ka nang hahanapin pa!”

Maja Salvador - Coby KYROS Android Internet tablet

Soap opera princess Maja Salvador is now the official face of Coby products in the Philippines. Red Dot Philippines, official distributor of Coby in the country recently held a press event showcasing the Coby KYROS Android Internet tablet.

During the event held in Taguig City, Maja revealed that she would take her KYROS with her during tapings. She found it very useful for taking pictures and sorting her scripts. She happily reveals that a good Internet tablet doesn’t have to be expensive, with entry-level models priced at a meager PHP 3,495 (84 USD). With the Coby KYROS, “wala ka nang hahanapin pa” (you have everything you need), shares Maja. Read on for the full press release.

Maja Salvador - Coby KYROS Android Internet tablet

Set to make waves in the local market with its line of reasonably-priced yet high-quality gadgets, US brand Coby is proud to bring in its line of Kyros tablets that will perfectly suit different lifestyle needs. Adhering to FCC and CE standards and a wide distribution network in the US (including Retail Giants Best Buy, Walmart, Target and Amazon), Europe, and now, Asia, proves the brand’s commitment to keeping its customers fully satisfied with every Coby product they buy.

What Maja wants

Proud to represent this exciting new brand, hot young actress Maja Salvador was present at the launch of Coby’s hot new products for 2012, which includes its attractive lineup of Kyros tablets. Held at Mango Tree, Thai Restaurant, at The Fort, the intimate launch was set to make the media better acquainted with Coby and its Kyros line.

Coby Kyros

Offering a total of 15 models, Coby’s Kyros tablets are definitely something to be excited about whether you’re a big gadget geek or not. Convenient and handy with sizes ranging from 7” to 10”, anyone from students to busy working folks on the go would enjoy having their own Coby tablet given the growing popularity of tablets these days.

Maja Salvador - Coby KYROS Android Internet tablet

Your perfect on-the-go companion

More than just the “IT” gadget of the moment, tablets have become quite a practical tool that best complements today’s more mobile lifestyle of Pinoys. Now, keeping abreast with the latest news and information is just one tap away whether you’re in transit or out and about. E-mailing is also much more convenient given the bigger screen size that tablets have compared to cellphones.

In addition to the usual conveniences of tablets, Coby Kyros models are equipped with the Android 4.0 Ice Cream Sandwich OS, making it faster and more advanced compared to similar models in the market today. Each model also has expandable memory, making it possible for you to store more of your precious files or favorite downloads in just one portable gadget.

Here’s a peek at some of the Kyros models:

Kyros MID1045 10”, dual camera, SRP 10,995

Browse the web, watch videos on YouTube, check your e-mail…there’s so many things that you can do on this powerful tablet. With a 10” LCD screen, viewing important documents or just watching the latest episode of Game of Thrones is much more convenient and won’t strain your eyes.

Coby KYROS Android Internet tablet

Kyros MID7048-3G, P6,995

Another exciting new feature to launch is the 3G capability of the MID 7048-3G Kyros tablet with a SIM card slot for accessing 3G cellular networks, meaning fast internet access wherever you go even you’re not within a Wi-Fi zone. The MID7048 is a very handy device for people who want their e-mails and other information on easy access. Aside from keeping you in the loop with all the latest, it’s also a great media device allowing you to read your favorite e-books through Aldiko, download fun apps and games from GetJar, and watch videos, listen to music or browse photos in different file formats.

Kyros MID8042, 8”, P5,995

View pages in portrait or landscape format with the device’s automatic orientation detection, and have more fun viewing your favorite videos on YouTube or swiping through the pages of your new e-book through Aldiko. It also has a built-in front camera with microphone making it easier for you to do video calls with your friends and loved ones. The MID8042 is a great entry-level option for those who want a multi-functional tablet that’s also very easy on the budget.

Kyros MID9742 9.7”, dual camera, ultra slim body, P8,995

Boasting an ultra slim body, which makes it easier to bring with your wherever you go, the Kyros MID9742, has a 2M pixel dual camera making it easier for you to take portrait shots and allows you to make the most of Skype. Browse the web, watch video on YouTube, check your e-mail or play games downloaded from GetJar, everything’s much more convenient with this exciting new tablet.

Coby KYROS Android Internet tablet

Make sure to watch out for more Corby Kyros models that will soon be made available in the Philippine market, which are definitely something to be excited about for the coming Christmas season.

Maja Salvador Coby KYROS photos

[slickr-flickr tag="Maja Salvador Coby KYROS press conference"]