The two companies will share intellectual property on a "broad range of products and services," including those for certain digital imaging and mobile consumer products.
The MID1042 by Coby is a basic tablet for basic use.
Coby's Kyros MID7042 is a minimalist tablet that starts at about $110.
Coby's MID7012 tablet is a minimalist device that starts at around $85.
Two more consumer-electronics firms pony up to get rights to Microsoft's patents covering devices running Chrome and Android.
The Coby Kyros Internet Touchscreen tablet runs Android 2.1 and has a screen resolution of 800x480 pixels.
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CNET Senior Editor Donald Bell gives his impressions on the Coby Kyros series of Android tablets.