and for students they told it will be for something like 1250 or 50% of the normal cost, saw a flash news in NDTV ,,, mostly they will give it in some scheme, like TN govt has taken a scheme of providing free laptops to all 11,12 students..
Is Aakash really world’s cheapest tablet?
Media seems to love tagging India as the “cheapest market”, especially after the launch of Tata Nano. However, it’s not same for the Aakash. After some search on Internet, we found out that there are a number of tablets available in the same price range and that too with better specs. Your guide to the new 35 Aakash - Mobile Phone | ThinkDigit Features
They will manufacture more on tender basis by next year, about 10 lakh as I read. There will be more competitors for the manufacturing of Aakash, thus cost will also affect, and specs will get better...