Orange to sell own-brand tablet for Christmas - report

Thursday 26 August 2010 | 11:01 CET | News
Orange France is preparing to sell a tablet under the Orange brand made by an unnamed Asian manufacturer, writes Les Echos. The operator aims to bring internet tablets to more consumers by lowering their price point to under EUR 250, unsubsidised, compared to the iPad's EUR 600 standalone product price. It will be one of three tablets Orange France aims to bring to market in time for the Christmas shopping period. Talks have been underway with Apple for the operator to sell the iPad directly, rather than only demonstrating it in flagship stores and offering iPad service plans. The third

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Categories: Mobile & Wireless
Companies: Apple / Google / Orange / Orange Business France
Countries: Europe / France
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