Asus has launched Memo Pad in India, ready to compete with cheap Indian tablets, but who will come good when compared it with Micromax Funbook? Asustek has clearly understood that Indian consumers are more worried on the budget they spend while buying a tablet PC rather than going with features. This is pretty identical by two observations – Micromax being the #1 tablet PC supplier in India gaining >20 % market share leaving behind Apple and Samsung and Samsung Galaxy Tab 2 although priced at Rs 13,000 is still considered to be high price by consumers. Asus MemoPad is priced evenly at Rs 9,999 and it’s available for purchase straightaway.Asus Memo Pad

Also Asus is selling Me-172v tablet in South Africa, launched FonePad in South Korea recently.

Asus Memo Pad

The 7-inch Android 4.1 Jelly Bean powered Android tablet comes with 10 finger multi touch input display providing 1024 x 600 pixels resolution providing 169 ppi pixel density. It’s loaded with 16 Wh Lithium-Polymer batteries providing seven hours of battery life, means you are never out of power while on work. The Maxx Audio provides precise and clear sound effects. Taking on Google Nexus 7, Asus Memo Pad is priced on the lower margin.Asus Memo Pad

Asus has packed Memo Pad pre-installed with apps like ASUS launcher MyLibrary, MyCloud, Asus WebStorage, BuddyBuzz, Floating App, My Paint, Asus File manager, ASUS sync, SuperNote Lite App, LockerApp & Asus Backup. This tablet will be available in different colors variants of Sugar White/Titanium Gray/Cherry Pink and weights 358 grams. This tablet comes with 8 Gb and 16 Gb internal storage capacity and the pricing mentioned is of 8 Gb version. There is 5 Gb life time Asus Web storage space along with a micro SD card slot as well.

Asus Memo Pad

Asus Memo Pad has following specifications –

  • 7” LED Backlight WSVGA screen
  • 1024 x 600 pixels resolution
  • 169 ppi pixel density
  • Mali 400 GPU
  • Android 4.1 Jelly Bean OS
  • 1 Gb RAM
  • 8 Gb/16 Gb internal memory
  • 32 Gb micro SD card support
  • 5 GB Life Time Asus WebStorage Space
  • 1 MP front facing camera
  • 7 hours battery life via 16 Wh Li-Polymer battery

So at Rs 9,999 you can pick this tablet from any eCommerce store in India and also via any retail stores, Asus distributors in India.