Goodbye Samsung / Iphone – Make way for new Asus Padfone 2

You would want to say goodbye to Samsung’s Galaxynote 2 and Iphone 5 because here comes Asus Padfone 2. Its like having both tablet and mobile together on one device with all your soft contents intact! 2 years of development, Asus have finally got it right by differentiating themselves from the rest of the mobile players like Samsung, HTC and Iphone. The phone is expected to be launch in Europe before end of December 2012 while other countries launch date will be announce later. I definitely cant wait to get my hands on this gadget!

  Key highlights of the ASUS PadFone 2

  • Android 4.0 Ice Cream Sandwich
    (Upgradeable to Android 4.1 Jelly Bean)
  • 4.7-inch Super IPS+ display / 1280 x 720 pixels
  • Qualcomm Snapdragon S4 quad-core 1.5GHz processor
  • 2GB RAM
  • 16/32/64GB internal storage (no memory card slot)
  • 13-megapixel rear autofocus camera / BSI sensor / F2.4 aperture
    / Five-element lens / LED flash
  • 2140mAh (non-removable)
  • 137.9 x 69 x 9mm
  • 135g
  • Colors: Black and White
  • Availability: Expected to be launched before the end of December in Europe
    (Bulgaria, Estonia, Finland, Germany, Hungary, Italy, Poland, Portugal, Romania
    , Spain, and Sweden) and Asia (Hong Kong, India, Japan, Malaysia, Singapore,
    Taiwan, Thailand, and U.A.E). Availability in other countries will be announced at a later date

Comparing the ASUS PadFone 2 and the PadFone 


ASUS PadFone 2

ASUS PadFone

OSAndroid 4.0 Ice Cream Sandwich
(Upgradeable to Android 4.1 Jelly Bean)
 Android 4.0 Ice Cream Sandwich
ProcessorQualcomm Snapdragon S4 quad-core 1.5GHzQualcomm Snapdragon S4 8260A dual-core 1.5GHz
Display4.7-inch Super IPS+4.3-inch Super AMOLED
Resolution1280 x 720 pixels960 x 540 pixels
CamerasRear: 13-megapixel / autofocus / BSI sensor / F2.4 aperture / five-element lens

Front : 1.2-megapixel

Rear: 8-megapixel / autofocus / LED flash / F2.2 lens / 1080p video recording

Front: VGA

Battery Capacity2140mAh1520mAh
LTE LTE 800 / 1800 / 2600MHZN.A
137.9 x 69 x 9mm / 135g128 x 65.4 x 9.2mm / 129g
Launch PriceTBCS$800

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