Asus PadFone Mini with Intel Atom CPU launched in India – Specs, Price

Asus has officially launched in India the Asus PadFone Mini PF400CG Phone + Tablet hybrid in India.  The device was showcased back at CES 2014 and now the hybrid is all set to go on sale in India via e-Retailer Flipkart for Rs. 15,999. It comes in White and Black color options and will be available soon.

Peter Chang, Regional Head, ASUS India at the launch commented, “Today’s introduction of PadFone Mini marks further extension of the PadFone series which expands our users’ world where they will enjoy, achieve and save categorically. We are assertive that PadFone Mini will touch customers’ heart and take us a step ahead to deliver what our brand promises”

Asus PadFone Mini PF499CG Features

The Asus PadFone Mini has a 4-Inch IPS+ LCD Display with 800 x 480 Pixels Resolution and the PadFone Station dock sports a 7-Inch IPS+ LCD Display with 1280 x 800 Pixels Resolution. Under the Hood is a 1.6GHz Dual Core Intel Atom Z2560 Procesoor and PowerVR SGX 544 MP2 GPU and 1GB of RAM. There is 8GB of internal storage which is further expandable up to 64GB using MicroSD Card.

The PadFone Mini specs also include a 2 Mega Pixels front camera and a 8 Mega Pixel rear shooter with LED Flash and Auto Focus capabilities. The device runs on slightly outdated Android 4.3 Jelly Bean OS, which is upgradable to Android 4.4 KitKat OS in the near future. The phone houses a 1170 mAh battery and the PadFone station includes additional 2100 mAh Li-Po battery inside.

Talking about the Connectivity, the phone boasts Dual Micro SIM Slots with Dual Standby and supports 2G and 3G networks. Other options include Wi-Fi 802.11 b/g/n, Wi-Fi Hotspot, Wi-Fi Direct, Bluetooth V4.0 with A2DP, MicroUSB V2.0, GPS / A-GPS, 3.5mm Audio Jack etc.

Asus PadFone Mini PF400CG Specifications (Specs)

Name Asus PadFone Mini (PF400CG)
Type Smartphone + Tablet
Price Rs. 15,999
Body Dimensions 124.42 x 61.44 x 11.2 mm (Phone) / 199.85 x 119.43 x 13.91 mm (PadFone Station)
Weight 116 Grams (Phone) / 260 Grams (PadFone Station)
SIM Dual Micro SIM, Dual Standby (GSM + WCDMA)
Network GSM 850 / 900 / 1800 / 1900 MHz
WCDMA 850 / 900 / 1900 / 2100 MHz
Data Speed GPRS, EDGE, HSDPA: 42.2 Mbps, HSUPA: 5.76 Mbps
Display Size 4-Inch (Phone) / 7-Inch (PadFone Station)
Technology IPS+ LCD Capacitive Touch Screen
Resolution 800 x 480 Pixels (Phone) / 1280 x 800 Pixels (PadFone Station)
Density 233ppi
Multi-touch Yes
Chipset CPU 1.6GHz Dual Core Intel Atom Z2560 Processor
GPU PowerVR SGX 544 MP2
Storage Internal 8GB Built-in
Expandable Yes, Up to 64GB via MicroSD Card
` Front 2 Mega Pixels
Rear 8 Mega Pixels
Features LED Flash, Auto Focus, Touch Focus, Face Detection, Geo-Tagging
Operating System Android 4.3 Jelly Bean, Upgradable to Android 4.4.2 KitKat
Battery Capacity 1170 mAh Li-Po (Phone) / 2100 mAh Li-Po (PadFone Station)
Talk Time
Data Features WLAN Wi-Fi 802.11 b/g/n, Wi-Fi Direct, Wi-Fi Direct
Bluetooth Yes, V4.0 with A2DP
USB MicroUSB V2.0
FM Radio No
IR Blaster No
Audio Jack Yes, 3.5 mm
Sensors Proximity, Accelerometer
Formats Audio MP3/WAV/eAAC+ player
Video MP4/H.264 player
Others SNS applications, Photo viewer/editor, Document viewer, Organizer, Voice memo/dial/commands, Predictive text input

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