The dual-screen Russian-made tablet set to replace books and notebooks in schools of Sverdlovsk region 30 thousand rubles for each, were American computers enTourage eDGe five years ago. About the test the test delivery according to Rostec, the Russian Internet newspaper Znak.com.
According to RBC, national center of electronic education (NCEA) Russia spent on the pilot project for 300 million rubles and plans to invest another 150 million.
EnTourage eDGe was presented by the company in the U.S. in 2012 and buy them now only from online stores in some countries or at the site of eBay for $ 30. They don’t work without a special stylus and a set of applications is strongly reduced compared to a full tablet – there’s even a built-in browser to access the Internet.
“You wait a bit, it is long loaded, three minutes,” he warned the journalists a teacher, a school which participates in the test development.
It is noted that for 2009-2010 specifications of the device were good. It has 4 GB of internal memory, Wi-Fi, six hours of battery life and while the latest operating system Android 2.2.1.
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