With the launch of classmate PC, Intel plans on bringing technology to millions of children especially in the developing nations. This laptop cum tablet has full touch-screen functionality. It also has a webcam and an accelerometer also said to have 8.5hrs of battery life and has been tested for extreme conditions.
It is a part of Intel Education Service Corps program where Intel employees conduct programs for teachers and students to make best use of the classmate PCs. The nations coming under this program are Bangladesh, Egypt, Bolivia, Uganda, India, Kenya and Vietnam.