Zinc Launches Z-999 their 3G tablet running Android ICS

Noida based computer manufacturer Zync Global annouced the launch of their latest budget tablet, the Zinc Z-999 Plus today. This is a 7 inch Android based tablet running ICS and is priced at Rs. 11,990 in the Indian Market.

The tablet features a 7 inch capacitive screen with a resolution of 800 x 600, Wifi Connectivity, 8 GB internal storage, a 2 Megapixel rear camera and a 0.3 Megapixel front facing camera. The tablet also features a SIM slot for 3G connectivity on the go.

Here are the  Technical Specifications in detail of the Zinc Z-999 Plus:


  • Android OS 4.0 Ice Cream Sandwich
  • 1.5 Ghz Processor
  • 512 MB DDR3 RAM
  • GSM SIM Support
  • GPU Mali 400
  • 3D Grahics Open GL2.0


  • 7 Inches Capacitive Multi Touch LED Screen
  • 800 x 480 Pixels Resolution


  • 8 GB Internal Storage
  • Expandable upto 32 GB


  • Front Camera – 0.3 MP
  • Back Camera – 2 MP with Auto-focus
  • Stereo Speakers
  • Built-In Microphone


  • 3G Support
  • EDGE
  • USB v2.0
  • Wi Fi
  • Bluetooth with A2DP


  • Lithium-ion polymer
  • 4200 mAH Capacity

Accessories Included in the Sales Pack:

  • Sleeve Pouch
  • Screen Guard
  • Earphones
  • USB Cable
  • Charger

You can get more information about this tablet from their site at this link: http://www.zync.in/index.php/2012-02-23-10-06-38/zync-z999-plus-detail

Here’s the Press Release :

Zync launches first 3G 4.0 tablet with voice calling

India, July 03, 2012: Zync Global Private Limited – an indigenous tablet maker today announced that it has launched its first Android 4.0 ICS tablet – Zync Z-999 Plus priced at Rs. 11,990/- with voice calling and 3G. Add-on practical accessories such as screen guard, lycra sleeve and earphones, apart from the standard USB cable and a charger are included in the bargain price of Rs. 11,990.

The company which has been innovating with various models since the time it has entered the marketplace, has released this new tablet with a 7-inch LED screen with an 800 x 480 pixel resolution along with 3G and voice calling. The Z-999 plus is Zync’s first ever 7 inch display based tablet with Android 4.0 to feature 3G calling and data connectivity through an onboard SIM slot. The Z-999 plus boasts of a 1.5GZ single core ARM Cortex A8 processor and 512 MB RAM which makes it a true powerhouse for excellent performance. Its size and light weight of 340 gm and excellent battery life of 4200 mAh makes it an ideal device in the low cost tablet market. It only measures 8mm- which is slimmest in its category which is portable and ideal for everyday use.

The Z-999 plus comes with an inbuilt Wi-Fi for file transfer along with a 2 mega pixel back camera and VGA front camera for video chat. The tablet is also equipped with a HD video playback support, HDMI support, 8GB iNand memory expandable to 32GB, keyboard support function and has an inbuilt 3G sim card slot. The high resolution LED screen is perfect for watching movies, multi-player games and downloading and sharing data. The Zync Z-999 plus comes pre-loaded with apps such as browser, Movie player, IBibo, BBC news and What’s app messenger. The tablet will be available across 22 states and e-commerce websites like Flipkart.com, Homeshop18.com, Naaptol.com, Snapdeal.com, Indiatimes, Infibeam. For the Z-999 plus, the company is offering a one year comprehensive warranty for the tablet and also a pick up and drop facility in case there is a problem that occurs while using the device. An attached keyboard especially designed for the Zync tablet is also available at a very affordable price.

On the day of the launch, Ashish Garg- Director, Zync Global Private Limited said, “We were the first players to launch a low-cost tablet on Android 4.0 a few months ago and are constantly working on innovation by adding more features to match the varied needs and lifestyles of consumers.” The response from our customer base for our earlier models Z-909 plus, Z-990 and Z-990 plus has been outstanding and we are catering to the student community and education institutions at large.”

“The tablet market in India is estimated at 10 million units in fiscal 2012 and we have already sold over 1,00,000 units in just 6 months. The company is aiming to sell 0.5 million units by 2013.