(Pocket-lint) - The Advent Vega Tegra Note 7 tablet that Pocket-lint awarded four stars only a month ago is now £99.99 - a massive £80 off the original retail price.

Although there are other 7-inch competitors around that price point, the Advent is by far and away the one with the best specifications. It even features in our Best Tablets 2013 list.

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Both PC World and Currys, which own the Advent brand, are selling the device touted as a Nexus 7 rival on their online stores. It is also available to order online and collect in a local branch.

The tablet, which has been launched worldwide under several different names, is a variant of the Nvidia Tegra Note 7. It features a 7-inch 1280 x 800 IPS LCD screen (215ppi), an Nvidia Tegra 4 quad-core processor, 1GB of RAM and a 72-core Geforce graphics chip.

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There is 16GB of internal storage, 5-megapixel HDR rear camera, 0.3-megapixel front-facing cam, and battery life is claimed to last up to 10 hours.

Nvidia PureAudio processing is on board with integrated stereo speakers and the tablet comes with a DirectStylus pen. Zen Pinball is pre-installed.

Check out the product pages at PC World or Currys for more information. There's still enough time to grab one for Christmas.

Writing by Rik Henderson.