4.3 inch Asus PadFone mini now official

4.3 inch Asus PadFone mini now official
As expected, on Wednesday, Asus announced the Asus PadFone mini. Just like the full-sized PadFone models, the phone fits into a dock on the back of the tablet to drive the slate. The Asus PadFone mini offers a 4.3 inch screen carrying resolution of 540 x 960 with a quad-core 1.4GHz Qualcomm Snapdragon MSM8226 processor under the hood. 1GB of RAM is on board along with 16GB of native storage. A 1500mAh battery powers the handset. The tablet dock has a 7 inch screen with resolution of 1200 x 800 and is powered by a 2200mAh cell inside.

The Asus PadFone mini will be available in China, Russia, Taiwan, Hong Kong, Singapore and Indonesia with no plans for wider distribution at this time. Asus has not announced a specific launch date at the moment. The price of the whole package works out to about $400. If you want a more powerful and full-sized hybrid system, Asus offers the Asus PadFone Infinity which includes a 5 inch screen, quad-core Qualcomm Snapdragon 600 CPU, 2GB of RAM and a 13MP rear camera. The tablet dock is equipped with a 10.1 inch display.



source: Asus via Phandroid

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9 Comments

9. bayusuputra

Posts: 963; Member since: Feb 12, 2012

Wow, surprised to see Indonesia on the country list. Usually my country is one of the few places that get new devices last.

7. TechCrazyedBoy

Posts: 129; Member since: Nov 12, 2013

The price,hardware are acceptable but the 7'inch tablet dock... THE BEZELS ARE HUGE!!!!

6. saiki4116

Posts: 413; Member since: Mar 31, 2011

I liked the ad, no jibes at competitors, and showed exactly it's capabilites

4. ihavenoname

Posts: 1693; Member since: Aug 18, 2013

qHD? Ok. Quadcore Snapdragon? Good. 1GB Ram? Ok. 1500mAh? Meh. Priced pretty much exactly right. Average.

3. shy2papa

Posts: 336; Member since: Jan 23, 2010

i just hope is $400 combined not for the phone alone

8. hurrycanger

Posts: 1778; Member since: Dec 01, 2013

Yes, it is $400 combined.

2. Finalflash

Posts: 4063; Member since: Jul 23, 2013

Well the price tag at 400 is reasonable so might work out.

1. mottykels

Posts: 387; Member since: May 15, 2013

2200mah for tablet dock? Pass

5. Berzerk000

Posts: 4275; Member since: Jun 26, 2011

Combined, it has a total of 3700 mAh. Pretty average for a 7" tablet, especially with such a power efficient processor.

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