Asus Announces ZenPad Series Of Tablets

Along with the launch of companies first selfie focused smartpphone, the Asus Zenfone Selfie and all new smartwatch, the Asus ZenWatch 2, Asus has also launched 7-inch ZenPad 7.0 (Z370C/CG/CL), 7-inch ZenPad C 7.0 (Z170C/CL), 8-inch ZenPad 8.0 (Z380C/KL), ZenPad S 8.0 (Z580C/CA) with optional Z Stylus, and the 10-inch ZenPad 10 (Z300C/CG/CL) with an optional keyboard in the ongoing Computex Event in Taiwan.

Asus ZenPad 7

All tablets runs on Android 5.0 Lollipop wrapped under companies ZenUI, features IPS display panel with Asus Tru2Life and TruVivid image processing, all of these supports voice calling, and also support DTS Premium Sound and DTS Sound Studio for rich audio experience.

Asus ZenPad 7.0 (Z370C), features an 7-inch LED-backlit IPS display with screen resolution of 1280×800 pixel, under the hood it is powered by 64-bit quad-core Intel Atom x3-C3200 processor along with 1GB/2GB of RAM, it also includes 8GB or 16GB internal storage which can be expandable up to 128GB via microSD card; It features a 0.3-megapixel front camera, and a 5-megapixel rear camera, for connectivity it includes Wi-Fi 802.11 b/g/n, Bluetooth 4.0, Micro-USB, and GPS/ A-GPS.

Asus ZenPad 7.0 (Z370CG) is almost the same to ZenPad 7.0 (Z370C) apart from few changes like it features a Micro-SIM card slot for 3G connectivity, it comes with two variant, one has got 0.3-megapixel front camera and 5-megapixel auto focus rear camera or a 2-megapixel front camera and an 8-megapixel autofocus rear camera.

Asus ZenPad 7.0 (Z370CL) is announced but not yet listed on the company site and its specs are not know yet but it might be identical to the Z370CG with support for LTE connectivity.

The Asus ZenPad C 7.0 (Z170C) flaunts an 7-inch LED-backlit IPS display panel with screen resolution of 1024×600 pixel screen resolution, under the hood it is powered by a 64-bit quad-core Intel Atom x3-C3200 processor along with 1GB of RAM, and comes with 8GB/16GB of internal storage which can be further expandable up to 64GB via microSD card.

As per photography front it features an 2MP/5MP rear autofocus rear snapper with .03MP front facing camera, for connectivity it has Wi-Fi 802.11 b/g/n, Bluetooth 4.0, Micro-USB, GPS/ A-GPS, and Glonass.

Asus ZenPad C 7.0 (Z170CG) is almost the same to the ZenPad C 7.0 (Z170C), however it has got 64-bit quad-core Intel Atom x3-C3230 processor and features 3G connectivity with two Micro-SIM card slots.

Asus ZenPad S 8

ZenPad 8.0 features interchangeable back covers features surround sound and extra battery for the tablet, the audio back cover adds six speakers to the back of your tablet to give DTS-HD 5.1 Surround Sound effect. Asus claims that battery of these tablets is good enough to last nine hours but with these battery back cover it can go another 14 hours.

Asus ZenPad 8.0 (Z380KL) flaunts an 8 inch LED-backlit IPS display with screen resolution of 1280×800 pixels, under the hood it is powered by an 64-bit quad-core Intel Atom x3-C3200 processor along with 1GB/2GB of RAM, it has also got 8GB or 16GB of internal storage which can be further expandable up to 64GB via micro SD card, it do support LTE connectivity.

The ZenPad 8.0 (Z380C) flaunts an 8-inch LED-backlit IPS display with screen resolution of 1280×800 pixel, under the hood it is powered by an 64-bit quad-core Intel Atom x3-C3200 processor along with 1GB/2GB of RAM, and includes 8GB/16GB of internal storage which can be further expandable up to 64GB via microSD card.

For photography it features an 5MP autofocus rear snapper and a 2MP front facing camera, for connectivity it includes Wi-Fi 802.11 b/g/n, Bluetooth 4.0, Micro-USB, GPS, and Glonass. It houses a 15.2Wh battery which can deliver up to 9 hours of battery life.

The Asus ZenPad 8.0 (Z380KL) is identical to the ZenPad 8.0 Z380C, however, it features A-GPS  and 4G LTE connectivity in addition coupled with a Micro-SIM, and powered by an 64-bit Qualcomm Snapdragon 410 (MSM8916) chipset.

Asus ZenPad S 8.0 (Z580CA) flaunts an 8-inch 2048×1536 pixel (QXGA) IPS display with a pixel density of 324ppi, under the hood it powered by an 64-bit quad-core Intel Atom Z3580 processor clocked at 2.3GHz along with 2GB/4GB of LPDDR3 RAM, it comes with 16GB, 32GB, and 64GB built-in storage variants with support for microSD card (up to 128GB), it also comes with a USB Type-C port.

For photography it features an 8-megapixel auto focus rear camera and a 5-megapixel front-facing camera, for connectivity it include GPS, Glonass, Wi-Fi 802.11 a/b/g/n/ac, Bluetooth 4.0 LE, it comes with an optional Z Stylus, which supports up to 1024 levels of pressure sensitivity and up to a 1.2mm writing tip. It houses an 15.2Wh battery which can deliver up to 8 hours of battery life.

Asus ZenPad S 8.0 (Z580C) is almost the same to ZenPad S 8.0 (Z580CA), however it comes with a 64-bit 1.33GHz quad-core Intel Atom Z3530, has Micro-USB instead of USB Type-C, only 2GB variant available and features 5-megapixel rear camera and a 2-megapixel front-facing camera.

Asus ZenPad 10

Company has also launched ZenPad 10 (Z300C) flaunts 10.1-inch 1280×800 pixel LED-backlit IPS display, under the hood it is powered by a 64-bit quad-core Intel Atom x3-C3200 SoC along with 1GB/2GB of RAM, along with storage of 8GB/16GB/32GB which can be further expandable up to 64GB via microSD card, for connectivity it supports Bluetooth 4.0, Wi-Fi 802.11 b/g/n, Micro-USB, GPS and Glonass.

Asus ZenPad 10 (Z300CL) is almost identical to the ZenPad 10 (Z300C) with few changes like its has an unspecified SoC, has 2GB of RAM, an 64GB internal storage option, 4G LTE support, and has with 5-megapixel rear snapper and a 2-megapixel front facing camera.

Lastly, the Asus ZenPad 10 (Z300CG) is also almost identical to the ZenPad 10 (Z300C), with few changes like it comes with 1GB of RAM, supports 3G, and has 2 megapixel rear camera, and a 0.3-megapixel front facing camera.

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