iBall has launched the Compbook Exemplaire+, a compact Windows 10 notebook in India, priced at Rs 16,499. The Compbook Exemplaire+ is the latest addition to company’s Compbook lineup, which includes five other models with a starting price of Rs 9,999.
The new Compbook Exemplaire+ features a 14-inch HD display with a resolution of 1366×768 pixels, and uses Intel Atom x5-Z8350 chipset with clock frequency of up to 1.92GHz. The laptop offers 4GB RAM, 32GB built-in storage, microSD card slot with expandable storage support to add 128GB memory. There is also a slot to connect HDD/SSD storage but that needs to be installed separately.
The Compbook Exemplaire+ features a 0.3-megapixel front camera for video conferencing and has dual speakers for audio playback. In terms of ports, it includes one USB 2.0 port, one USB 3.0 port and a 3.5mm headphone jack. It also includes connectivity features like Wi-Fi 802.11bgn, and Bluetooth 4.0.
The iBall Compbook Exemplaire+ runs Windows 10 operating system, and is backed by a 10,000mAh battery and uses DC 5V adapter for charging. The laptop measures 347x233x20mm in dimensions and weighs around 1.5kg.
With the launch of Windows 10 in 2015, Microsoft paved the way for more companies to launch products running its desktop operating system. It also lowered minimum system requirements in order to allow companies like Lava, Micromax and iBall to launch Windows-powered notebook. The new iBall Compbook Exemplaire+ is not a powerful machine, but it will serve as a beginners notebook that doesn’t break the bank.
On its webpage, iBall confirms that Compbook Exemplaire+ comes with 1 year warranty. There is no detail regarding the availability and retail sales channel.