Asus Unveils VivoTab 8 Windows 8.1 Tablet With 64-Bit SoC

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After announcing a couple of new devices including the Android Wear-powered ZenWatch and 64-bit MeMO Pad 7 tablet at the IFA 2014 tech show just a couple of days ago, Taiwanese tech firm has yet again announced its new tablet dubbed as VivoTab 8. It does come as a surprise as the new device is also a 64-bit processor featuring tablet.

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Asus Unveils VivoTab 8 Windows 8.1 Tablet With 64-Bit SoC

The 64-bit process comes from Intel and it is Atom Z3745. The CPU is a quad-core one tuned to at 1.86GHz. The processor is paired with either 1 or 2GB of RAM, depending on the region where it will be sold. Nevertheless, both versions of the slate come with 32GB of internal memory and a microSD card slot that supports up to 64GB additional memory.

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Asus VivoTab 8 (M81C): Key Specifications

The Asus VivoTab 8 sports 8-inch LED Backlight IPS display offering a WXGA (1280x800) resolution churning out the pixel density of 188ppi.

It is powered by Intel's Atom Z3745 Quad-Core processor clocked at 1.86 GHz coupled with 1 or 2GB of RAM depending on the market as told earlier. The tablet runs on Windows 8.1 platform.

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In the imaging aspect, the latest offering from Asus provides users 2MP Front facing camera and 2MP rear snapper. The tablet measures 124.9 x 211.7 x 8.8 mm in dimension and weighs 330 grams. Connectivity options include: GPS, GLONASS, Micro USB, WLAN802.11 a/b/g/n, and Bluetooth V4.0.

The tablet comes powered by a 3040mAh Li-Poly battery, which according to Asus offers up to 8 hours of battery life.

The latest VivoTab 8 tablet also comes with a 1 year subscription to Microsoft Office 365.

The slate will be available in the classic black and white, as well as purple and gold colors.

The company has not revealed the pricing of the new Windows powered tablet, but still you can expect it to cost around $200 (approx. Rs. 12,049).

Also no word regarding the market availability has been spoken of until now.

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