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 ASUS’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. What’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