Sharp has just announced its rumored Galapagos 7-inch tablet, in Japan.
There are no details about the slate’s price or if it will reach other markets in the futures.
However, it’s certain that Galapagos EB-A71GJ-B is a pretty interesting device due to its hardware and software configuration.
It looks like the 7-inch tablet will be delivered with Android 3.2 Honeycomb on board and WiMax support.
In addition, the device is equipped with a 1 GHz dual core Tegra 2 processor manufactured by NVIDIA.
It packs 1GB of RAM and 8GB of on-board memory, which can be expanded up to 32GB via a microSD card slot.
There’s also a 5-megapixel rear camera and a 2-megapixel front facing camera for video calls, along with an HDMI port, Bluetooth and built-in Wi-Fi connectivity.
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