Frequently Asked Questions and Answers about the WeTab
General technical information
Is the battery replaceable?
No, battery can not be replaced. Otherwise the flat design of the WeTab could not be assured.
Has the WeTab a multi-touch display?
Yes, the WeTab has a 11.6″ multi-touch screen with LED backlight and a resolution of 1366 x 768 pixels (29.46 inch).
Which ports does the WeTab have?
USB, an integrated SD/SDHC format card reader, one audio output (jack), standard SIM card slot, mini-HDMI Type C (1.3b) and multi-pin connector.
How can I use the WeTab to go online?
With the WeTab you can go online at home or at public hotspots via WIFI. With the WeTab 3G you can also be online through UMTS / HSDPA with your standard SIM card over the integrated SIM card slot.
Which connectivity does the WeTab have?
Bluetooth 2.1 + EDR, WLAN (802.11 b/g/n), The WeTab 3G additional has UMTS / HSDPA (850, 1900, 2100 MHz) and GSM / EDGE (850, 900, 1800, 1900 MHz).
How much storage does the WeTab have? Can storage be increased?
The capacity of the WIFI WeTab is 16 GB, of the WeTab 3G it is 32 GB. The memory can be increased over the internal SD card slot by up to 32 GB (SDHC). Through the USB ports external storage (USB stick, external hard drive) can also be plugged in.
Does the WeTab have an audio output for headphones?
Yes, with a normal phone jack for headphones.
Does the WeTab have a webcam?
Yes, the WeTab has an integrated 1.3 megapixel camera, which can be used for both photos and video telephony.
Can the WeTab be connected to an external keyboard?
Yes, via USB or Bluetooth the WeTab can be connected to an external keyboard.
Will the WeTab be available in other colors?
No, currently no other colors are planned for the WeTab.
What operating system runs on the WeTab?
On the WeTab the operating system OS WeTab is installed. The WeTab OS is based on the current and powerful Linux distribution MeeGo and integrates runtime environments for various other technologies. Together with Intel, we have optimized the OS with WeTab MeeGo for the requirements of a tablet user.
What software runs on the WeTab?
In addition to native Linux apps many other applications run on the WeTab, including Android Apps, Adobe AIR applications and MeeGo Apps. Apps can be downloaded from the WeTab Market. Adobe Flash, Java, standard Linux applications and web-based services are supported. The focus of the entire system is on open source components.
Which Apps are pre-installed on the WeTab?
The WeTab is an all-inclusive package with pre-installed standard applications like an Email-client, multimedia programs and Office applications. In addition, each user can individually add applications from the WeTab Market.
Are there system updates on a regular bas and are they cost free?
The software is continuously developed and the updates are free of charge.
Is Copy & Paste system wide usable with the touchscreen?
Apps, Media, Games
What standard apps are preinstalled on the WeTab?
WeTab Market, browser, file browser, email, calendar, address book, eBook Reader, News, BING maps, media gallery, video player, music player, Open Office Text Open Office Tables, Open Office presentation, weather info, games package.
Can Apps not being available in the WeTab market be installed without using the root shell?
How are Android and Android Apps integrated? Is Android implemented natively or virtually?
Android apps currently running in a virtual environment. A native embedding is scheduled for the fourth quarter of 2011.
Can several Android applications run separately and in parallel?
What video formats are supported by WeTab?
The WeTab supports all common video formats: H.264, AVI, MP4, DivX, WMV, OGG, FLV.
Can videos be played in HD quality?
The WeTab is HD ready. The WeTab 3G supports up to 1080p, native and as Flash Video. Via the HDMI output, HD movies, can also be displayed on a TV or projector.
Can Office documents be edited on the WeTab?
Office documents can be edited on the WeTab with the Open Office suite that is pre-installed on the WeTab.
Can I watch TV with the WeTab via a DVB-T Stick?
The WeTab supports a wide range of peripherals that can be connected via USB and Bluetooth for example. In general, watching TV via a DVB-T stick is supported by the WeTab.
Sales and Distribution
What does the WeTab cost?
Prices of both versions of the WeTab are determined by the respective distributor.
In which countries is the WeTab available?
The WeTab is available in Germany, Austria, Switzerland, France, Spain and the Netherlandsavailable.
Which languages are available on the WeTab?
The WeTab currently supports English, German, Italian, Spanish, French, Russian and Dutch. Other languages are in progress.
What is included with the scope of delivery?
The WeTab comes with a charger, a cleaning cloth and a protective shell.
Does warranty terminte when the root shell is used?
By using the root shell hardware warranty still remains, however, software support is no longer possible then.