Asus PadFone mini announced tablet station and $405 price-tag
Asus PadFone Mini, a smaller version of the original Asus PadFone, has been announced.
The phone features a 4.3-inch display with 540 x 960 pixels, summing at a 256 PPI. Powering the phone is a Snapdragon 400 MSM8226 chipset, quad-core 1.4GHz Cortex-A7, Adreno 305 graphics processor and 1 gigabyte of RAM.
An 8MP rear camera and 2MP face snapper does the photo job for the PadFone mini. The phone runs on the last version of Jelly Bean: Android 4.3. It’s powered by a 1500mAh battery sealed in to the back inside the back cover.
Nothing makes the PadFone line stand out than their phone to tablet feature. The Asus PadFone Mini comes with one of those ‘Padfone station’ docks that you can slide the smartphone into and make it a tablet.
The PadFone Station gives the PadFone Mini 7 inches of display and an additional 2200mAh battery when docked in. The Station measures 199.9 x 119.5 x 11.8 in millimeters and weighs in at 310 grams.
In Taiwan, the Asus PadFone Mini is priced at NTD 11900 which roughly translates to $405.