It uses a 1.6GHz Intel Atom Z2560 processor alongside 1GB of RAM for multi tasking. It uses a 7-inch 1280x800 display. Start measuring it and the device is 10.5mm thick, weighing 340g. There's a 5MP rear camera and a front-facing 1.2-megapixel. The rear camera comes with Auto-focus and the ability to shoot 100 continuous pictures in 'burst' mode along with 1080p full-HD video recording. There's dual-front speaker that uses Asus's SonicMaster audio technology. So expect better speaker call quality than its predecessor.
Moving onto storage options, the devices comes in three variants, 8GB, 16GB and 32GB of onboard storage options. You can also add a microSDHC card slot if you need more space. Like most mid-range and high-end devices that hit store shelves these days, the tablet comes with 5GB of Asus WebStorage free for lifetime. The company has also gone ahead to throw in the Asus Web Storage Office suite of apps for productivity.
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The device feeds off a 3950mAh battery, which according to the company, is rated at up to 28 hours of 3G talk time, 35 days of standby time and up to 10 hours of video playback. For connectivity you get Wi-Fi, built-in 3G with HSPA. Fonepad 7 has the ability to make voice calls. For this, it calls upon a built-in noise-cancelling digital microphone.
The device comes loaded with Android 4.2 along with custom apps like SuperNote app and the wonderful Floating App, which allows you to open up to six apps simultaneously onscreen, thereby resulting in the quintessential multi-tasking marathon.
The company is yet to provide details on availability or pricing.