Ematic EGP008 HD Pro Is An Entry-Level 8-inch Android Tablet

Ematic today introduced a new entrant to their tablet lineup. The new Ematic EGP008 HD Pro is an entry-level Android slate with an 8-inch XGA (1024 x 768 pixels) display, and is powered by an unknown 1.6 GHz dual core CPU with a quad-core GPU in the package. Our hunch is that this SoC belongs to Rockchip, one of the tier-2 mobile SoC makers. Additionally, you get 1 GB of RAM, 16 GB of internal storage, a 0.3 megapixel rear camera, and a 0.2 MP front snapper. Connectivity is taken care of by WiFi 802.11 b/g/n, Bluetooth, mini HDMI, USB 2.0. Available in blue, red and gray, the Android 4.1 Jelly Bean powered tab comes packing a 3,000 mAh battery and an affordable $129.99 price tag.

Pick up the new Ematic EGP008HD Pro from Walmart for the aforementioned price.

Ematic introduces the EGP008 HD Pro Series 8-inch Android tablet

Ematic, a leader in value tablets, launches its pro series 8" EGP008 tablet complete with an Android 4.1 operating system, a 1.6GHz dual core processor coupled with a quad core GPU, and Google Play.The powerful tablet technology is encased in a sleek, aluminum form factor making it an ideal choice for on-the-go users. The epitome of portability and productivity, the EGP008 is an essential device for those looking to enhance their professional mobile lives.

WiFi-ready and Bluetooth-enabled, users can easily browse the Web, and experience the endless possibilities of Google Play, a digital content platform that gives access to more than one million popular apps for education, entertainment and more. Users can also peruse the world's largest selection of eBook titles, HD movies, TV shows and music that will keep your attention for hours. You can access this hub of entertainment from the Web or your Android device, and then stream it across all your gadgets.

Enjoy all of the features included in this Google-certified tablet including access to Gmail, browsing the Web with Chrome, directions with Google Maps and checking out videos on YouTube. Additionally, Google Now offers you the right information at the right time by sending reminders at the moment you need them. It uses location data and search history to predict what you may need to get through your day (i.e. movie times, plane tickets etc).

The 8" EGP008 comes packed with top specifications to ensure an optimal tablet experience. The 1024×768 (160ppi) capacitive screen with multi-touch brings your movies and video games to life in high definition. The EGP008 also features HDMI mirroring so you can connect the tablet to your TV to watch movies on your big screen. Additionally, the tablet sports a front facing camera ideal for video chatting with your family and friends, and a back camera that's designed to capture all of life's moments.

Technical Specifications

  • Processor: 1.6GHz dual core processor and dedicated quad core GPU
  • Memory & Storage: 8GB internal flash memory, 1GB RAM, MicroSD card slot (supports up to an additional 32GB), and 5GB of cloud storage
  • Connectivity: Wi-Fi Ready, Bluetooth, USB Connection, HDMI Mirroring
  • Additional Features: 3-Axis Gyroscope, HD Video Player, Android 4.1 (Jelly Bean)
  • Battery Life: 3000mAh provides up to ten hours of use

The EGP008 retails for $129.99 at Walmart.


Ematic is a leader in portable media and value tablets offering high quality consumer electronics at an affordable price. Founded in 1985, the company offers a variety of technology ranging from designer headphones to MP3 players and tablets. Ematic prides itself on offering the latest in advanced technology that has undergone rigorous testing for quality, sturdiness and reliability.