To tap the increasing demand of Android based devices, ViewSonic has added a new Android based tablet to its ViewPad lineup at CES 2011 with the name of ViewPad 4. The new Android based tablet has been integrated with full typical Android smartphone functionality. The smartphone is runs on Android 2.2 Froyo operating systems and powered by a 1GHz Qualcomm MSM 8255 processor.

“ViewSonic’s heritage in display technology serves as a natural extension of our product expertise,” said by Jeff Volpe, vice president and general manager for ViewSonic Americas. “We have been at the forefront of visual display technology for nearly 25 years, 10 of which have been spent in the tablet space. We are proud to extend our tablet legacy by expanding our ViewPad offerings to incorporate new solutions like the ViewPad 4 that put ViewSonic anywhere consumers share, play and connect.”

Featured with a 4.1-inch WVGA touch capacitive display, the ViewPad 4 is also equipped with a 5-megapixel camera with auto-focus function. It boasts with GPS and A-GPS, supports HD 720p video recording, playback, upload and HDMI 720p display output. In addition, it is Bluetooth enabled and supports Wi-Fi connectivity.

The ViewPad 4 is expected to be available in the middle of 2011 and the price of the device will be dependent upon carriers.