VIZIO 8” Tablet with WiFi

MODEL NUMBER: VTAB1008-V Model Features:
  • 8" high resolution 1024 x 768 touch screen
  • VIZIO Internet Apps Plus™
  • 802.11n WiFi and Bluetooth®
  • Front facing camera
  • HDMI® video output - play video and music on your TV
  • Multiple speakers for premium audio in portrait and landscape
  • Built-in IR blaster with universal remote control app

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    Product Overview

    Meet the VIZIO Tablet
    Keep entertainment freedom at your fingertips with the VIZIO 8” Tablet with WiFi. Featuring a high definition 8” touchscreen – it delivers more choice, more fun and more freedom in a thin, ultra-light design. Access hundreds of thousands of apps from the Android Market™ to enjoy movies, TV shows, music and more†.

    Featured Apps

    Your favorite new and past season TV shows from ABC, Comedy Central, FOX, NBC, MTV, and more, available anytime.

    Instantly watch unlimited movies and TV. With thousands of titles available, finding a new movie is a snap!

    Featuring millions of bestselling books, magazines, and newspapers, it's the world's largest bookstore at your fingertips. Transform your tablet into your favorite novel.

    Be together with friends and family wherever you are. With the VIZIO Tablet you can see people on their phone, PC or Mac.

    Control Your Entire Home Theater
    Master your domain with the Tablet’s built-in IR blaster and universal remote control app. This VIZIO-exclusive app enables the Tablet to communicate with your home theater devices‡ and control them all with the Tablet. You can also set up a profile for each room in your house and then control those devices as you move from room to room. The built-in HDMI® port is fully HDCP compliant so you can output HD video to multiple TVs and monitors, making it a breeze to watch HD content on your big screen HDTV††.

    Stereo Sound x 3
    Any way you look at it, you get superior sound - literally. As you change the Tablet’s orientation, it intelligently transfers the sound to two of the three strategically placed speakers to deliver stereo audio in both landscape and portrait modes for movies, music, games or video chats.

    Well Connected: WiFi & Bluetooth®
    Built-in 802.11n WiFi and Bluetooth® capability offer optimum connectivity with multiple devices. Together with the front facing camera, the Tablet is ideal for video chats.

    Flexible Storage
    No need to pick favorites, the VIZIO Tablet has room for all your media. In addition to the 4GB of internal storage***, you can add additional storage with the MicroSD™ slot. Now that’s entertainment freedom.

    * 90 day free trial for new Hulu Plus subscribers only.
    ** Netflix unlimited streaming membership required.
    ***4GB onboard memory; approximately 2GB is available for user storage.
    †A wireless connection is required to access content over the Internet including apps and video chat. ‡Applies to most home theater devices which are IR controllable.
    ††Requires an HDTV with HDMI input.

    Tech Specs

    Type: LED LCD
    Screen Size: 8"
    Resolution: 1024x768
    Capacitive Touch: Yes, Multi-touch


    Camera, Photos and Video
    Camera: Yes - Front facing, VGA Chat Camera / 30fps
    HDCP Compliant: Yes, play licensed media from your Tablet to TV
    Premium Audio: SRS TruMedia


    Carrier: n/a
    WiFi: Yes - 802.11b/g/n
    Built-in IR Blaster: Yes - For Universal remote functionality. Preloaded universal remote app covers 95% of CE devices in US market
    Bluetooth: Yes


    UI/OS: V.I.A. Plus interface on Android™ platform
    Flash Support: Yes
    Processor/CPU: 1GHz


    Processor Memory (RAM): 512Mb
    Built-in Storage: 4GB
    User Available Storage: 2GB
    Maximum User Storage: 32GB


    Micro HDMI 1.4 (type D): 1
    Micro USB: 1
    Micro SD Card Slot: 1
    Headphone Jack (3.5mm): 1


    Gross: 2.5lbs.
    Net: 1.2lbs.


    Product: 6.6"W x 8.1"H x .48"D
    Packaging: 7.5"W x 9"H x 2.4"D


    Additional Specs
    Sensors: Ambient Light Sensor, Accelerometer
    Battery Life: Up to 10hrs of normal use
    Power: 5V 2Amps (5V2A)
    Language: English, French and Spanish
    Environmental: BfR & PVC free, WEEE and No CFC's
    Certifications: UL, FCC, IC, HDMI, Bluetooth
    Package Contents: Tablet, USB power adapter, USB cord and cleaning cloth

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    June 21, 2011 
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    June 20, 2011 
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    June 17, 2011 
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