Asus India releases a teaser snapshot of allegedly of Fonepad with a tag 'meet the new family member'
Fonepad was recently unveiled by Asus at MWC (Mobile World Congress) 2013 in February and the device also went on sale in Europe only a few days ago and it is likely that Asus Fonepad will reach Indian shores soon.Asus India/Twitter

Taiwanese company Asus, after the overwhelming success of its Google Nexus 7 tablet sales in India, is now all set to launch its latest tablet PC, Fonepad, in the sub-continent.

Asus on Tuesday released a teaser-image of a tablet, alleged to be Fonepad, on its official Facebook and Twitter pages with a tagline "meet the new family member". The snapshot only shows the back panel of the tablet and the ad does not give out any details regarding the launch date or price.

Asus had first unveiled Fonepad at Mobile World Congress in February. The device went on sale in Europe only a few days ago and it is likely that it will reach Indian shores soon.

The new Asus tablet sports a 7.0-inch 10-point multi-touch screen with IPS display technology and it runs on Android mobile OS v4.1 Jelly Bean backed by an Intel Atom based processor with 1.2GHz CPU speed.

Key Specifications of Asus Fonepad Include:


Asus Fonepad


7.0-inch HD IPS display with

1280x800p resolutions


Android v4.1 OS (Jelly Bean)


Intel Atom Z2420 processor with

1.2GHz CPU speed


PowerVR GC540 graphics engine




Will be available in 8GB and 16GB

Additional 32GB can added through

micro-SD card


Main: 3.0-megapixel camera Auto-focus

Front:1.2-megapixel for video chat



Additional specs

Asus SonicMaster audio technology, with

MaxxAudio processing by Wave to increase

Sound quality.


340 g


€ 219 (around ₹15,500 excluding tax)

*Price as quoted by AsusTeK Computer Inc. during the unveiling of Fonepad at MWC 2013 in February.

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