London,
10
May
2016
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00:00
Europe/London

EE unveils new 4G 'JAY' tablet

  • Jay from EE features a powerful 1GHz quad-core processor, crystal clear 7.85 inch IPS screen and expandable storage through Micro SDHC cards
  • Priced at just £119.99 on EE pay-as-you-go and on 4GEE plans from £16 a month
  • Available immediately from EE shops, EE telesales and the EE online shop

 EE today unveiled the Jay, the latest addition to EE’s own-brand tablet range, offering premium features and specifications at an entry-level price point.

The Jay, available from today in stores and online, offers the styling and performance of a premium tablet, with a Quad-core 1.0GHz 64-Bit processor, which runs the Android 5.1 Lollipop operating system. The Jay also lets users connect to EE’s double speed 4G network, offering download speeds of up to 150Mbps.

Film buffs and amateur photographers will love the 7.85 inch IPS display that’s perfect for watching rich, vibrant videos and displaying crystal clear images captured on the device’s 5MP rear-facing camera with built-in auto-focus. Turn the tablet over and the Jay from EE features a 2MP front-facing camera, perfect for sharing selfies, videos and photos with friends and family over EE’s superfast 4G network.

The Jay from EE comes with 1GB RAM and 16 GB internal memory, with additional 32GB of storage space available with a Micro SDHC card*. The tablet is designed to serve as a true multimedia hub, whether you’re sitting on the sofa at home or commuting to work. At just 350g, it is ultra-light and incorporates a large 3,600mAh battery with enough power for 7 full hours of usage. The Jay is a powerful and portable device for connecting to the web, playing online games or streaming music and HD videos.

Sharon Meadows, Director of Devices, EE said: “The Jay from EE offers the perfect blend of style and smart performance at an affordable price point. With double speed 4G on our superfast network, it really does offer one of the best value tablet experiences that will keep users connected on the move”.

Pricing and availability

The Jay from EE will be available from 11th of May on a range of pay monthly price plans starting from £16 per month, based on a 24 month plan and an upfront cost of £29.99. Existing customers pay nothing up-front and receive a further 10% discount on the monthly cost. For customers looking to make the most of their tablet experience, the Jay will also be available on an £18.50 per month 24 month plan, which comes with a massive 10GB of monthly data plus access to EE’s exclusive double speed 4G network. The Jay from EE will also be available for just £119.99 on pay-as-you-go.

Customers who purchase the Jay from EE before 26 May on a 4GEE Extra plan will automatically receive a 3 month NOW TV Entertainment pass. For more information and for full pricing details visit www.ee.co.uk/JayfromEE

 

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Notes to editors:

*Micro SDHC cards available from EE retail stores, EE telesales and via the EE online shop at www.ee.co.uk/shop

 

For more information, please contact:

ee@nelsonbostock.com

0845 373 7070

 

About EE

EE, part of the BT Group, is the largest and most advanced mobile communications company in Britain, delivering mobile and fixed communications services to consumers and businesses. EE has approximately 14,000 employees and 550 retail stores, and serves more than 31 million connections across its mobile, fixed and wholesale networks.

EE runs the UK's biggest and fastest mobile network, it pioneered the UK's first superfast 4G mobile service in October 2012 and is the first European operator to surpass 14million 4G customers. EE's 4G coverage today reaches more than 95% of the UK population, with double speed 4G reaching 80%. EE’s 2G coverage reaches 99% of the population while 3G reaches 98%.

In the last few years, EE has received extensive independent recognition, including being ranked the UK's best overall network by RootMetrics®; Best Network at the 2014 and 2015 Mobile News Awards; Best Network for Business and Best Consumer Network at the 2014 & 2015 Mobile Industry Awards; Best Network at the 2014 & 2015 Mobile Choice Consumer Awards, and Best Network at the What Mobile Awards 2014; Fastest Network at the 2014 and 2016 uSwitch Mobile Awards; Best Mobile Network at the 2014 Recombu Awards, and Winners of Best Connected Gadget at the Mobile Choice Consumer Awards 2015.

 

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