The tablet was officially announced on 15 May 2014. It harnesses the processing power of NVIDIA Tegra K1 and has 192 supercomputer-class GPU cores. The tablet comes with a 7.9-inch IPS high-resolution touchscreen display. Other than an obvious fact that it’s an eye candy, it has an aspect ratio of 4:3 with Corning Gorilla Glass 3. The display screen resolution is 2048 x 1536 at 326 pixels per inch (PPI) which presents clear images for readers, internet surfers or gamers.
This tablet is considered as the next generation PC gaming. The difference is that a tablet makes it mobile unlike PC. Advanced graphics features for a gaming console are included which range from NVIDIA Tegra K1 quad-core 2.2 GHz ARM Cortex-A12 processor, Kepler GPU architecture which is used in PC gaming. The energy efficiency is 1.5 times higher than other mobile GPUs. Other than this, it also supports OpenGL 4.4, OpenGL ES 3.1 and tessellation.
A key feature of Mi Pad is that it runs everyone’s favorite Android which travels at the speed of MIUI. The customized Android-based operating system is not only fast but is also responsive to native applications ensuring that games run without any pause. Every touch option is developed from the suggestions given by 100 million active MIUI users across the globe. Every feature included in this tablet has been optimized specifically for a large tablet display.