At gamescom 2012 snakebyte first announced snakebyte eins. The 7” tablet offers total console feeling on your TV when paired with a Bluetooth controller and a docking station, but still features the comfort of mobile gaming even when the docking station is not used.
Powered by feedback from gaming and mobile communities as well as the positive responses from trade and press, snakebyte will also be offering a 10” version of snakebyte eins.
“The decision to offer a 10“ version was ultimately influenced by the community. A 10” version offers different possibilities, like being propped up on a table. This gives gamers a bigger screen size, too. If you are more into compact and mobile and if you would like to use your snakebyte eins on-the-go, the 7” version is a handy option”, Mike Steup, Managing Director of Sunflex Europe GmbH explains.
snakebyte eins will be available in Q1 2013 starting at 199€.
About snakebyte eins
snakebyte eins is the first in-house hardware of the German video game accessory company snakebyte and it combines all uses of a digital lifestyle in one platform. The basis is either a 7” or 10” tablet which is equipped with an Android 4.0-based operation system.
snakebyte eins is more than just a regular Android tablet. The graphic interface was developed specifically for gamers and enables comfortable control with the snakebyte eins:con (Bluetooth Controller) or the snakebyte eins: mote (airmouse). But the tablet can also be controlled via the regular touchscreen. The well-arranged menu offers quick access to all important apps, games and media as well as videos and music. snakebyte eins is the perfect solution for stationary as well as mobile home entertainment all combined into one device.
snakebyte eins is specifically aimed at gamers and home entertainment and comes with a controller that enables traditional console gaming. The tablet comes with a docking station that ensures a direct connection between snakebyte eins and the TV and also doubles as a charging station. To complete the perfect gaming experience, snakebyte will deliver additional gaming accessories soon.
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