Asus has launched the Fonepad, its 7-inch tablet that also features phone functionality, in the Indian market at a price of Rs. 15,999. The device will be available across Croma stores and select Asus authorised retail outlets starting April 30.
Asus had unveiled the Fonepad at the Mobile World Congress (MWC) 2013. It is a 7-inch tablet that also offers phone functionality, including 3G connectivity for mobile data and full telephony support. The Asus Fonepad is powered by 1.2GHz Intel Atom Z2420 processor. It runs Android 4.1 (Jelly Bean) and features a 1280 x 800 pixels HD resolution display with IPS technology for wide viewing angles and clarity. The tablet has 1GB of RAM, and a PowerVR SGX540 chip for processing graphics. Read more
Tablets seem to be the flavour of the season. From the established names to Indian brands everyone seems to be offering a tablet device of their own. As per data from Indian research firm CyberMedia, 1.1 million tablets were sold in the 3rd Quarter (July-September) 2012 and it expects the tablet market to double to around six million units in the year 2013.
Although tablets come in a variety of sizes and run various operating systems including iOS, Windows 8/RT and even QNX (Playbook OS), Android rules the roost when it comes to the Indian market. Tablets that are being offered in the Indian market range from Rs. 1,500 to all the way to Rs. 40,000. Read more
Asus Eee Pad Slider Tablet
The new Asus Eee Pad Slider is a 10.1-inch touchscreen display tablet running the latest Google Android operating system . It sports a Slide-out full QWERTY Keyboard .It features an IPS display screen , mini-HDMI and miniUSB ports , and microSD card slot for memory expansion.It also sports dual cameras , 1.2 megapixel front and a 5 mega-pixel with LED flash on the back . Read more
ASUS Transformer– Tablet & Notebook in One 16 GB, NVIDIA Tegra 2 1.0GHz dual-core CPU, 1080p video playback, Android 3.0 Honeycomb O.S. with Adobe Flash 10.2 support, 1.2 M Pixel Front Camera and 5 M Pixel Rear Camera, Full QWERTY keyboard, touchpad input with Polaris Office, 16 hours long battery life. Read more
Asus Eee Pad 10″ 16 GB, NVIDIA Tegra 2 1.0GHz dual-core CPU, 1080p video playback, Android 3.0 Honeycomb O.S. with Adobe Flash 10.2 support, 1.2 M Pixel Front Camera and 5 M Pixel Rear Camera, Full QWERTY keyboard, touchpad input with Polaris Office, 16 hours long battery life. Read more