India launches its own Android Tablet $ 35 and now known as Bangladesh launched a laptop Doel! The Prime Minister of Bangladesh Sheikh Hasina yesterday Doel, the first laptop ever in the country. As Bangladesh, I am very proud of it! At least it's a good start! Maybe one day we will not be imported electronics more, everything that happens from here in Bangladesh! Now all high hopes.
What is the main attraction of this laptop? Incredibly cheap. With only $ 130 (about TK 10000), the TSO laptop in your hands! This is the cheapest of the four versions. In fact, I could not wait to play HD movies or playing Battlefield 3 on this laptop. This is specifically for people who can not afford the expensive laptops is finally designed one. The main goal of government is to increase awareness of IT throughout the country.
The cell phone was manufactured by Shilpa Sangstha (TSS) and also has the collaboration with BUET, Malaysia Thin Film Transistor (TFT) and other foreign experts. At this time, only 10% of the parts are made here in Bangladesh, but the TSS CEO Mohammad Ismail said he was confident that produce about 60% of notebook spare parts within 6 months!
Here is the table showing the specifications of the different versions!
Very good start eh? But here's the deal. The laptop is available yet for everyone: (to be distributed after the government's decision, the laptops to state and are later released to the public.
It's great to see that finally the technology industry is growing here in Bangladesh with the presentation of one of the cheapest laptops in the world! Moreover, such initiatives would also increase employment in Bangladesh, increase literacy rate and head to the economic development of the country. When the government to keep this topic in the technology sector, Bangladesh can get out of the underdeveloped country label.