Asus Fonepad is now up for pre-order

The Asus FonePad is an intriguing creature. Part tablet, part phone and something else that I can’t quite place.
Asus Fonepad is now up for pre order
Asus Fonepad is now up for pre order
Spec wise it’s not astounding but for £179.99 you get a whole lot of bang for your buck.

  • Processor: Intel Atom Z2420 1.2GHz
  • Graphics: Imagination PowerVR SGX540
  • Screen: 7-inch 1280×800 IPS touch screen
  • RAM: 1GB
  • Storage: 16GB, microSD slot, 5GB lifetime ASUS WebStorage
  • Communications: telephony, 3G, Wi-Fi, Bluetooth and GPS
  • Imaging: 1.2-megapixel front facing camera
  • Power: 4,270mAh battery
  • Construction: Grey or gold “metallic design”, 196.6 х 120.1 х 10.4mm, 340g
  • Software: Android 4.1 Jelly Bean (4.2 upgrade “as quickly as possible”)

You can pre-order from Amazon. There are supposed to be more retailers taking pre-orders today, I’ll update this article as they appear.