ASUS Fonepad 7 Overview
Geared up to buy an entry-level standard 7-inch Android tablet? In case you do, then this ASUS Fonepad 7 is what you need to keep connected and get full-fledged functionalities. ASUS has launched this sleek tablet in IFA 2013. Made to be a palm-friendly device, the tablet doubles as a phablet with a host of improved soecifications and improvements over its predecessor.
ASUS Fonepad 7 features a narrow bezel body which weighs 340g with thickness of 10.5mm. This tablet is designed to repel fingerprint smudges on the surface with a smudge-resistant Oleophobic coating; hence, you may expect this device to be a lesser fingerprint magnet during your prolonged use. It has a 1024x600-pixel LED display with improved daylight visibility and wider viewing angles. ASUS Fonepad 7 has a 2-megapixel autofocus rear camera and a 0.3-megapixel front camera that renders selfies and video chats. The camera offers improved Digital Image and Signal Processing work to shoot images in details. The tablet is available with a varied range of 8GB, 16GB, or 32GB onboard memory storage which can be expanded with a microSHS card.
Operating system and software
ASUS Fonepad 7 is powered by Android 4.3 Jelly Bean which is upgradeable to Android 4.4 Kitkat version. The tablet is built on ASUS’s own user interface named ASUS ZenUI which exudes both beauty and functionality. The UI uses intelligence technology to deliver intuitive and simple user experience. The UI is proven to be extremely user-centric by making it easier for users to keep track of his data and dates, remind schedules intelligently, whether it is an event or a task by minimizing distractions. It has this special ‘Do It Later; wherein you can find your all tasks and communications listed under one plac; so that you do not forget. Additionally, ASUS Fonepad 7 also features ASUS AirLink that simplifies integrating and sharing using ‘Share Link’ and ‘Party Link’ button.
ASUS Fonepad 7 features this ASUS Open Cloud technology which allows integrating all the cloud space that you use including Dropbox, Google Drive, and Microsoft OneDrive, whenever you want to use these cloud space from any app, any content that you want to share.
Operating System: Android 4.3
Display: 7" LED Backlight WSVGA (1024x600) Screen with anti-fingerprint coating
CPU: 2X2:Intel Atom Multi-Core Z2520 Processor 1.2 GHz with Intel Hyper-Threading Technology
Storage: 4GB /8GB eMMC, 5GB Life Time ASUS Webstorage Space, with an additional 11GB for the first year
3G: HSPA+ UL:5.76 Mbps/DL:42 Mbps
2G: EDGE/GSM 850/900/1800/1900
Wi-Fi - WLAN802.11 b/g/n
Camera: 0.3 MP Front Camera; 2 MP Rear Camera
Audio: Front Speaker with SonicMaster technology
USB and micro SD support:
1 x Micro USB
1 x 2-in-1 Audio Jack (Headphone / Mic-in)
1 x MicroSD,supports up to 64GB of additional storage
1 x Micro SIM card slot(Single SIM Sku)
2 x Micro SIM card slot(Dual SIM Sku)
Battery: 10 hours battery life;15Wh Li-polymer Battery
Standby Time: 619 hours(3G)
Talk Time: 30 hours(3G)
Navigation: GPS, GLONASS & AGPS
Color: Black,White,Red,Blue(Dual SIM Sku)1; White(Single SIM sku)1
Dimensions: 192 x 110 x 10.7 mm (WxDxH)
Weight: 290 g