ASUS FonePad 7 (FE170CG) is an affordable Dual SIM 3G phablet device for you who want smartphone and tablet in one package and does not cost you a bomb.
(Note the model number FE170CG because ASUS has several FonePad 7 models.)
The 7-inch (1024 x 600 pixels) Android device is powered by Intel Atom Z2520 1.2GHz dual-core processor (with Intel Hyper Threading Technology) and 1GB RAM. The phablet storage is available in 2 variants: 4GB or 8GB, both supports MicroSD memory card up to 64GB.
ASUS FonePad 7 (FE170CG) supports Dual Micro SIM, Dual Standby with 3G connection. Dual cameras with 2MP at the rear and 0.3MP at the front. Front speaker with SonicMaster technology.
Yes, ASUS FonePad 7 (FE170CG) can make phone calls.
It runs Android 4.3 Jelly Bean (Android 4.4 KitKat upgradable) with new ASUS ZenUI. The build-in battery is 3950 mAh. It will last for 10 hours with single charge, Asus claims.
ZenUI is ASUSâ€™s latest mobile device interface with more than 200 software tweaks over previous ASUS interface. It features modern flat design, customizable themes, animations, new sounds and ringtones. Whatâ€™s Next and Do It Later features help you to be more productivity.
ASUS FonePad 7 (FE170CG) weight 290g, 11cm width and 10.7mm thick. It is available in several colours: Black, While, Red, Blue. 4GB model is only available in White.
It is already available now at your local IT stores and resellers. The FonePad 7 (FE170CG) in Malaysia is RM 499 (4GB) and RM 599 (8GB). I would recommend you to buy Android devices with at least 8GB storage.
If you doubt about ASUS Fonepad 7 performance, as your reference, ASUS send me a chart comparing FonePad 7 benchmark scores with other competitors: (click/tab for full size image)
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For more information, visit ASUS Malaysia