Taiwan-based technology giants, indeed have a special place in the smartphone and tablet market. We already have names such as HTC with its impressive handsets like the new One (M8). However, another Taiwan-based player that's also looking to make a similar kind of name for itself is none other than Asus.
Recently, Asus has launched the Fonepad 8 (FE380CG) under its successful Fonepad series. It comes with dual-front speakers with SonicMaster technology and MaxxAudio for an enhanced and clear audio. Coming in Black and Gold color it is available exclusively on Flipkart
ASUS Fonepad 8 (FE380CG) - Key Specifications
ASUS Fonepad 8 (FE380CG) sports a 8-inch HD IPS display with a resolution of 1280 x 800 pixels, along with 10 finger multi-touch and Anti-fingerprint coating. It is clocked by 1.33 GHz quad-core Intel Atom Z3560 processor and PowerVR G6430 GPU besides 2GB of RAM.
This dual SIM card mobile comes with 16GB of internal memory with expansion slot up to 64GB via microSD card slot. Also it carries a dimension of 8.9mm thickness and weighs around 328grams. Moving on to the imaging factor, it is equipped with 5MP rear camera with 1080p Full HD video recording, 2MP front-facing camera with 720p Video Recording and runs on Android 4.4 KitKat on top of Zen UI.
"Redefining the user experience of calling tablets category, we are elated to bring our 8 inch Fonepad 8 to the country. The device features next generation interface ‘ASUS ZenUI' improves on your smart device experience, giving you a brand new user interface that features over 1000 upgrades and enhancements over the standard Android operating system. Our Fonepad series have constantly introduced widely accepted innovation and all the necessary functionality; which has been loved by all our users. This encourages us to go beyond the regular and deliver incredible". Said Peter Chang, Regional Head, South Asia & Country Manager, System Business Group, ASUS India
On the connectivity side , it has 3G HSPA+( with voice calling), WiFi 802.11 b/g/n, Bluetooth 4.0, GPS and it is powered by a 4000mAh battery.
Coming in Black and Gold color, it is priced at Rs. 13,999 and exclusively available on the e-commerce site Flipkart and Asus stores.
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