Coby Kyros 9.7-Inch Android 4.0 8 GB 4:3 Capacitive Multi-Touchscreen Internet Tablet with Built-In Camera, Black MID9742-8(59 customer reviews)
- 9.7-inch screen
- 8 GB DIMM
- 802_11_BGN wireless
It’s not the fastest or most sharp tablet around. The plastic on the back of the tablet has a matte finish which makes it less easy to grip. It’s not quite as thin as the Apple iPad — although at 0. 38 inches marked, it’s actually pretty close. On the front there’s a glass panel which covers the 9. 7 inch flash and a fairly chunky bezel around the edges of the screen. The Coby Kyros MID9742 is hardly the commencement tablet with a 9. 7 inch, 1024 x 768 pixel display. It’s not quite what I’d called lead-to-edge glass, since the rounded plastic edges of the MID9742 curve up to meet the sun-glasses around the sides. But the plastic casing on the Coby tablet feels a lot cheaper than the aluminum iPad — or even the occurrence on the HP TouchPad, which is also made of plastic. Coby loaned me a unit for a few weeks for the purposes of this study, and while I ran into some issues from time to time, the Coby Kyros MID9742 is a pretty serviceable Android panel for reading eBooks, watching videos, viewing pictures, or...