According to DataWind their esteemed project Akash 2 tablets will get latest ice cream sandwich update. DataWind is UK based firm and their Akash Tablet project is according with Indian Government.Now like the new comers in Android Tab market ,Akash 2 will also stand in proud with Android 4.o. So it offers heavy competition for Micromax Funbook and HCL Me Tab. Both these are recently launched models in Entry level Tablet market and getting a good response within this short time.
Aakash 2 Tablet now features just Android 2.3 and only has single core processor of 800MHz with 256MB of RAM.This device is ready for shipment within two or three weeks.DataWind will offer an update to Android 4.0 via download to PC option or Over the Air. DataWind will need to work hard to compile Android 4.0 for Aakash Tablet since current specifications of Aakash 2 does not meet the ice cream sandwich requirements.Also they have a plan to launch a Dual core processor for Aakash 2 Tablet based on Cortex A9 later in this year.Cortex A9 is popular with big Tab brand names like Samsung Galaxy Tab,Sony ..etc