Since last week, the news of Asus FonePad is swirling in the tech media world as the Taiwanese PC manufacturer is all geared to release the device in India. Also, Asus on its Facebook and Twitter pages posted teasers which read, "a new family member" with an image, which resembles the Fonepad from the back.
Now, it has come to light that Asus will launch the highly anticipated FonePad in India on April 24. Well, it is also estimated that the FonePad will be priced in the Rs 15,000 to Rs 20,000 price range.
Asus FonePad - Key Specs
Specwise, FonePad runs on Android 4.1 Jelly Bean OS and features a 7 inch IPS capacitive touchscreen display with a resolution of 1280 x 800 pixels, 1.2GHz Intel Atom Z2420 processor, 3MP rear camera, 1.2MP front camera, 1GB RAM, 8GB/16GB internal storage, micro SD card slot supporting up to 32GB additional storage, Wi-Fi, Bluetooth, GPS and a 4,270 mAh battery.
What About Preloaded Applications?
FonePad comes with preloaded applications including Asus Studio & Story, which will help in managing, editing and tagging photos, Play Store for download applications, SuperNote Lite for reading, typing and scribbling anytime and anywhere with handwriting recognition, Floating APP, which is a multi-tasking app that is compatible with Browser, Video, Stopwatch, Sticky Memo and Countdown and BuddyBuzz, which will keep users updated on all social networks.
Asus FonePad - Unique Aspects of Tablet
Apart from the decent specifications and attractive price range, Asus FonePad has several other interesting features that might create a bond with the consumers who are planning to buy a good performer. Have a look at them below:
The complete 3G telephony support means Fonepad can be an always-connected for seamless web browsing, smooth streaming of audio and video. Fonepad can also be used for voice calls using the built-in noise-canceling feature and dual-microphone.
SonicMaster Audio Technology
Asus SonicMaster Audio Technology with the award winning Maxx Audio software will deliver precise and crystal clear sound effects.
Camera for Every Occasion
Asus FonePad is equipped with a 3MP rear camera and 1.2MP front camera for video calling. The camera can capture extraordinary moments and high quality video calling.
The FonePad comes with 50GB lifetime WebStore storage, which enables users to view, create, edit and share their documents anywhere anytime via the cloud storage service.