Are you an Asus user? If you are, do you know about Asusâ€™s smartphone? Some of you might only know that Asus is identical with laptop, right? Nevertheless, actually one of the favorite and popular gadget vendors also produces smartphone to enliven lists of smartphone in the market, called Asus Padfone 2. Asus announced this smartphone on October 16th 2012. This 5.43 x 2.71 x 0.35 product will be released in the end of this year or in the beginning of next year.
Asus Padfone 2 that has a 135 grams weight has a slim and a modern design so you can bring it everywhere easily and proudly.Â This smartphone that is available in black color has a 4.70 inches Super IPS (In-Plane Switching) + LCD (Liquid Crystal Display) capacitive touch screen. This screen is featured by a light sensor, proximity sensor, and scratch-resistant glass.
This new smartphone is powered by a Lithium Ion 2140 mAh rechargeable battery which is able to survive up to 16 hours in talking mode and up to 336 hours in standby mode. Its system chip is Qualcomm Snapdragon S4 Pro APQ8064. Asus Padfone 2 uses a quad core 1.5 GHz Krait as its processor. Meanwhile, its operating system is an Android 4.0.4 Ice Cream Sandwich. Asus also equips this smartphone with an Andreno 320 as its GPU (Graphic Processing Unit).
How about to store data, how big capacity that is owned by Asus Padfone 2? This Android tablet is supported by a 2048 GB RAM (Random Access Memory) and a 16 GB built in storage.
There is a 13 MP camera which is located in its back side, you can use this camera to take picture and record video as you like. This 13 MP camera is featured by a LED Flash, an auto focus, a burst mode, a digital zoom, a geo tagging, and a panorama feature. Using this camera enables you to record video for 1920 x 1080 (1080p HD) with 30 frames per second. Meanwhile, for doing video call, there is a 1.2 MP front-facing camera that you can use.
To connect to other devices, there is a Bluetooth 4.0 and a USB 2.0. If you want to surf on internet, there is a Wi-Fi 802.11 a/b/g/n that equips this smartphone. Btw, Asus Padfone 2 is sold from USD 800 to USD 850.