The Micro Cruz Reader and Micro Cruz Tablet from Velocity have come available for pre-order now. The Cruz Reader will ship on September 30th with the price $199.99 while the Cruz Tablet isn’t expected to land until October 15th with the price at $299.99.
Velocity Tablet powered with Android 2.1 operating system, 512MB RAM, 4GB internal storage, an 8GB SD card, a 7 inch, 800 x 480 pixel capacitive touchscreen display, an accelerometer, Wi-Fi 802.11n, built-in speakers, on-board microphone, 2-megapixel front-facing webcam, and a battery life of up to 10 hours of run time and 24 hours of standby time.
Velocity Reader comes with aa 7 inch, 800 x 480 pixel capacitive touchscreen display with accelerometer, SD card slot, 256MB internal storage, Wi-Fi 802.11 b/g, full web browser, 720p video playback, a 4GB SD card and a battery life of up to 10 hours of run time and 24 hours of standby time. Other specifications include access to the Cruz Market, pre-loaded apps to include a dictionary, notepad, alarm clock, calendar, contacts and games. As for battery life, that was noted as being up to 10 hours of reading time and 24 hours on standby time.
Both tablets come with support Flash 10.1, ePUB, PDF, TXT, PDB and HTML files as well as MP3, WMA, AAC and WAV audio files, MPEG-4 video files and JPEG, GIF, PNG, BMP image files and an eBook reader which lets you access the 2 million digital books in the Borders online book store (powered by Kobo).