Asus has today launched Memo Pad 8 in India for 19,999 INR. Asus is retailing this sleek and light weight (299 Grams) slate running Android KitKat based Zen UI exclusively on Flipkart.
The 8 Inch display is loaded with 1920 x 1200 pixel resolution, which makes it extremely crisp. This is a 10 point multi touch IPS LCD display, protected by Gorilla Glass 3 and smudge resistant coating.
Asus Memopad is powered by 64 bit 1.8 GHz Intel Atom Z3560 quad core chipset with 2 GB RAM and 16 GB internal storage. If that seems scanty, there is option for 64 GB MicroSD expansion as well. To access 4G LTE/ 3G connectivity and for voice calling, there is a single MicroSIM card slot housed inside.
The primary 5 MP AF rear camera has a f2.4 lens on top with Blue light filter. This can be used for 1080p video recording and is aided by Asus’s pixel master technlogy for better low light performance. On the front side, there is a 1.2 MP sensor with f2.8 lens that can be used for self portraits and video calling.
Battery capacity is 4000 mAh, which according to Asus can last for 11.5 hours of talk time. Other connectivity options include Bluetooth 4.0, WiFi 802.11 a/b/g/n/ac, GPS and NFC. Asus has also included dual speakers on this tab for immersive audio experience. A reading mode is also present which adjusts lighting to be light on your eyes.
|Model||Asus Memo Pad 8 ME581CL|
|Display||8 inch, 1920 x 1200|
|Processor||1.8 GHz Quad Core Intel Atom Z3560|
|Internal Storage||16 GB, Expandable up to 64 GB|
|OS||Android 4.4 KitKat|
|Camera||5 MP/ 1.2 MP|