Keeping its promise & heritage of being the first to introduce the latest technology in India at most affordable prices, HCL Infosystems Ltd., India’s premier information enabler and country’s leading ICT system integrator and Distribution Company today unveiled the latest version of the ‘MiLeap’ series, India’s first full functional, ultra mobile range of laptops that offer true mobile internet computing experience in Vishakapatnam. MiLeap H & V series, priced at Rs. 16,990/- and 33,990/- respectively are low-priced ultra portable Windows OS enabled leaptops, launched in association with Microsoft under the MiLeap range of HCL leaptops. The entire range of MiLeap Leaptops will be available at DigiLife stores in Vishakapatnam, offering consumers a first hand experience of the product range.
The city of Vishakapatnam is on the fast track to IT advancement with the market facing consistent growth over the years. After receiving encouraging response post the recent launch of MiLeap in New Delhi, HCL now brings this unparalleled range of leaptops to Vishakapatnam. The new range of Leaptops are sleek and light weight, yet offers a full PC functionality with true internet experience, heralding in a new category which holds the promise of being the future of personal mobile computing.
MiLeap’ is targeted at consumer who needs to stay connected, informed, entertained and productive-anytime and anywhere. It’s lightweight and small in size makes it so convenient, that one does not think twice about carrying it to the office, home, gym or park, or using it in a train, bus or plane. Mileap’s ultra portable form factor makes it convenient to carrying it with oneself, opening up limitless possibilities in new usage scenarios e.g. in Corporates and Small businesses the ‘MiLeap’ range of Leaptops will enable true automation of their mobile field sales and service teams bringing to them the power of real time information on the move. The HCL MiLeap Series of Ultra Portables are uniquely suitable for Women and School Children due to its sleek and ultra light design.
Speaking at the launch Mr. George Paul, Executive Vice President, HCL Infosystems said, “HCL is proud of its strong heritage of leading the technology revolution in India. With a legacy of having pioneered India’s first micro-computer, the country’s first desktop PC and the first home PC, at HCL it’s always been our endeavor to create technologies that touches lives. This revolutionary new range of Ultra Portable ‘MiLeap’ Leaptops have already herald in a new category of computing devices, opening up a wide range of new usage scenarios and application areas. “
The launch of HCL ‘MiLeap H Series’ notebooks was followed by the ‘HCL Mindia Conclave‘, a concept enunciated by HCL in 2004 dedicated to the prowess and accomplishments of the ‘Indian Mind‘. The Conclave salutes the appreciable contribution made by Indians in all spheres of life across the globe. The conclave manifests the basic feeling that binds all Indians together, that of being “Proud to be an Indian“.
In a world where the access to information technology is really the passport to the 21st century, HCL is determined to broaden the number of people who can get access to the internet. Many different areas of our society benefit from broadband internet access as it gives opportunities for our children to learn, opportunities for the rural population to have 21st century learning and business tools, and opportunities for small business to compete on a national and world wide scale. Affordable access to information via broadband internet is the key to keeping India growing fast and competitive in the new global economy. In order to broaden the number of people who can have access to those things, it is important to make the internet more affordable and accessible to a much larger number of people. The Indian market for information technology has tremendous potential, and has the opportunity to lead the world in delivering affordable solutions for the masses.
The ‘MiLeap’ range of Leaptops with its ability to deliver true mobile internet experience will trigger the development of a number of new application scenarios for useful and exciting online mobile application for day to day life.
Operating on Windows XP, the new MiLeap H Series leaptops weighs just 1.4kg and sports a 7-inch TFT colour screen display; among the products showcased today the HCL ‘MiLeap’ H Series Ultra Portable range of Leaptops breaks the Rs. 17,000/- price barrier. With prices starting at Rs 16,990/- the HCL ‘MiLeap’ H series, which is specially designed for the Indian environment delivers exceptional value at a very affordable price.
Available with hard disk based storage its sturdy design incorporates features that make it dustproof, shock-proof and durable. The models has network ports, are Wi-Fi ready, have the option for “Data card” and are available with GUI enabled most user friendly Windows Operating System.
Touted to be the lowest priced Windows XP powered laptop, MiLeap H series costs Rs 16,990 only.
The MiLeap V Series redefines the way we see and use laptops in India. For the first time, you get drop-dead looks, plus all the high-end features you want, intelligently packed into an incredibly small size. Now, get set for the ultramobile lifestyle!
It is powered with Intel Processor A110 – 800 MHz, Genuine Windows Vista Home Premium, Anti Virus for 12 months, Microsoft Works Office Suite, Intel 945GU Express Chipset, 1x1GB DDR2, 7″ (17.7 cm) Wide (1024x600) LED Back Light w/z Touch Screen Panel, Swivel, Integrated Web Camera (1.3 MP), 2 Integrated Speakers, 80GB Hard Disk Drive, VGA Out, DC-IN, Headphone, Mic-in, Built-in Mic, RJ-45, SD Card Slot, Lan Port, 2xUSB ver 2.0, On-Screen Launch Buttons, WiFi, RJ-45, BlueTooth, Stylus Pen, 3 Cells with 3 Hrs Idle Condition, Weight 980 grams, Sleek Pouch
Powered by ultra-low voltage consuming Intel Processor and Intel 945 GU Express chipset, the laptop comes equipped with a 1.3 mega pixel webcam, touch screen panel, and 1GB DDR2 RAM. In addition, the laptop also includes a built-in touchpad with two click buttons for left and right click operations, scroll, directional pads, dedicated soft keys for launching the media player and built-in speakers. The connectivity options include Wi-Fi and integrated LAN
The Microsoft Windows Vista Home premium powered MiLeap V series is attractively priced at Rs 34,990/-
Designed using the latest Intel Ultra Mobile platform- Intel processor A110 & Intel 945GU express chipset- this energy efficient lower power silicon design consumes less power, reduces thermal impact and gives an extended battery life.
HCL being a socially responsible organization and conscious of the environment, all HCL MiLeap Leaptops are fully RoHS compliant with low energy footprint design. Making HCL the only company to have full range of laptops that are RoHS compliant.
About HCL Infosystems
HCL Infosystems Ltd, with revenue (LTM) of US $ 3.1 billion (Rs. 12,558 Crores) is India’s premier information enabling and ICT System Integration company offering a wide spectrum of ICT products that includes Computing, Storage, Networking, Security, Telecom, Imaging and Retail. HCL is a one-stop-shop for all the ICT requirements of an organization. India’s leading System Integration and Infrastructure Management Services Organization, HCL has specialized expertise across verticals including Telecom, BFSI, E-Governance & Power. HCL has India’s largest distribution and retail network, taking to market a range of Digital Lifestyle products in partnership with leading global ICT brands, including Apple, Cisco, Ericsson, Kingston, Kodak, Konica Minolta, Microsoft, Nokia, Toshiba, and many more. HCL today has India’s largest vertically integrated computer manufacturing facility with over three decades of electronic manufacturing experience & HCL desktops is the largest selling brand into the enterprise space. With India’s largest ICT services network that reaches to every corner of India, HCL’s award winning Support Services makes it the preferred choice of enterprise and consumers alike. For more information please visit us at www.hclinfosystems.in
About HCL Enterprise
HCL Enterprise is a $ 4.9 billion leading Global Technology and IT Enterprise that comprises two companies listed in India – HCL Technologies & HCL Infosystems. The 3-decade-old enterprise, founded in 1976, is one of India’s original IT garage start-ups. Its range of offerings spans Product Engineering, Custom & Package Applications, BPO, IT Infrastructure Services, IT Hardware, Systems Integration, and distribution of ICT products. The HCL team comprises over 55,000 professionals of diverse nationalities, who operate from 18 countries including 360 points of presence in India. HCL has global partnerships with several leading Fortune 1000 firms, including leading IT and Technology firms. For more information, please visit www.hcl.in