Asus Fonepad 8 (FE380CG-1A071A) is currently available online in India with a price Rs. 13,999. However, earlier launched with Jelly Bean Fonepad (K004 ME371MG) tablet is still listed in Flipkart with a price Rs. 12,000.

The new slate, Fonepad 8 features an 8-inch WXGA IPS (1280 x 800 pixels) touchscreen display with LED Backlight and is powered by a 1.33 GHz Intel Atom Z3530 Quad Core processor, alongside PowerVR G6430 GPU and 2GB of RAM.

The Fonepad 8 runs Android 4.4 KitKat with ZenUI on the top and supports dual SIM (WCDMA+GSM) with dual standby. It also comes with 16GB of internal storage that is further expandable with up to 64GB of microSD card.

The handset houses a 5-megapixel auto-focus rear camera and also boasts a 2-megapixel front-facing camera for HD video calling. It is backed by a 3,950mAh Li-polymer battery. Connectivity options include in Fonepad 8; FM Radio, Wi-Fi, Bluetooth, micro-USB, mobile hotspot, GPS, A-GPS and GLONASS.

The Fonepad 8 measures 214 x 120 x 8.9 mm with 328 grams weight. It supports a set of sensors : accelerometer, proximity, ambient light, eCompass and hall sensors.

Specifications of Asus Fonepad 8 :

  1. 8-inch WXGA IPS touchscreen display with LED Backlight
  2. 1280 x 800 pixels resolution
  3. 1.33 GHz Intel Atom Z3530 Quad Core processor
  4. PowerVR G6430 GPU
  5. 2GB RAM / 32 GB ROM
  6. Android 4.4 KitKat with ZenUI
  7. dual SIM (WCDMA+GSM) with dual standby
  8. 5-megapixel auto-focus rear camera
  9. 2-megapixel front-facing camera
  10. 3,950mAh Li-polymer battery
  11. FM Radio, Wi-Fi, Bluetooth, micro-USB, mobile hotspot, GPS, A-GPS and GLONASS
  12. 8.9 mm thin
  13. 328 grams weight

Asus Fonepad 8 comes in black and golden variant colours. It is good in Rs. 13,999 and recommended product.