ASUS has been very bullish in the Indian market for its budget smartphones and tablets. It’s past Zenfone series has been very popular in India. Continuing with this approach, ASUS has launched two more tablets in the Indian market. The two tablets are the latest versions of Fonepad 7 and MeMOpad 8. Both the tablets are based on Android 4.4 KitKat with ASUS Zen UI on top.
As seen earlier, both tablets are powered by Intel Atom Core Z2520 dual-core processor clocked at 1.2 GHz with Intel Hyper-Threading Technology and are coupled with 2GB of RAM. The Fonepad 7, as the name suggests, sports a 7 inch LED backlit display with a resolution of 1024×600 that has an anti-fingerprint coating on top.
The dual-SIM 3G tablet has an 8 MP rear camera and a 2 MP front-facing camera. ASUS claims that the battery life can last for 11.5 hours on mixed usage. This tablet will be available in two, black and white color options. The tablet also features front facing speakers powered by SonicMaster Technology for better sound output.
Another tablet, ASUS MeMOpad 8 features an 8-inch 1920×1200 (FHD) LED backlit IPS display with anti-fingerprint coating and Gorilla Glass protection. It is powered by quad-core 64-bit Intel Atom Z3560 clocked at 1.83 GHz coupled with 2GB of RAM. Apart from basic connectivity features, it also has 4G connectivity and NFC.
It has an 8MP rear camera and 1.2MP front camera with PixelMaster technology that gives better images. The tablet also has high quality stereo speakers for better sound experience. The tablet is said to have a battery that can last for 9 hours on mix usage.
The ASUS MeMOpad 8 will be available in white, pink and blue colors. Thanks to ASUS’s tie-up with Flipkart, both these devices will be available exclusively on Flipkart. The ASUS Fonepad 7 is priced at Rs. 10999 and ASUS MeMOpad 8 is priced at Rs. 19999.