Asus have unveiled the complete list of technical specifications of their new smartphone-tablet combo, dubbed Asus Padfone. The smartphone is a 4.3-inch Android phone that plugs into a 10.1-inch tablet. Once plugged in, the phone essentially becomes a tablet.
ASUS PadFone featuring a Super AMOLEDqHD display, the latest Qualcomm Snapdragon S4 dual core processor and an ultra-sharp 8-megapixel digital camera with Fuji image processor all wrapped in an exquisite design that is optimized for Google’s Android 4.0 operating system. When placed inside the optional PadFone Station, it transforms into a 10.1″ tablet with 5 times the battery capacity. The PadFone offers unmatched versatility via ASUS’ proprietary Dynamic Display technology which allows seamless transition between the PadFone and PadFone Station display screens.
In addition, the PadFone Station offers an optional keyboard dock that essentially turns the PadFone into an ultraportable computing device. The PadFone also comes with the option of a PadFone Stylus Headset which is a Bluetooth stylus pen that transforms into a headset for picking up calls easily.
Here are the official specs for the phone:
4.3-inch Super AMOLED qHD display
Snapdragon’s new dual-core S4 chip, an Adreno 225 GPU
Ice Cream Sandwich
8-megapixel rear camera with an LED flash and f/2.2, autofocusing lens. (The front camera records at VGA resolution.)
16 to 64GB of internal storage (expandable via microSD)
GPS, A-GPS, a gyroscope,
1,520mAh battery and a compass.
Connectivity options include WCDMA (900, 2100 MHz), EDGE / GPRS / GSM (850, 1800 and 1900 MHz) and HSPA+, with theoretical download speeds topping out at 42Mbps