|The new MeMO Pad™ is designed to go wherever you go|
|Fremont, CA (January 13, 2013) - ASUS is excited to introduce the MeMO Pad™, a stylish and capable 7-inch Android tablet designed for mobile consumers looking for a high-quality yet remarkably affordable tablet. With a starting MSRP of $149 (US), the ASUS MeMO Pad™ features Android™ 4.1 and offers full support for Google Play so you can choose from over 750,000 apps and games, browse the world's largest eBookstore, search millions of songs, watch thousands of the latest and greatest movies and TV shows, and even flip through your favorite magazines*. Available in three colors – Sugar White, Titanium Gray and Cherry Pink — MeMO Pad™ sports an elegant, non-slip diamond-patterned finish in a thin and lightweight design. |
|Created for both work and play|
ASUS MeMO Pad™ runs Android 4.1 Jelly Bean and is powered by a 1GHz VIA WM8950 CPU and a Mali-400 GPU for a smooth and fluid entertainment experience. It features a 10-point multi-touch LED-backlit display with 1024 x 600 resolution, 140-degree wide viewing angles, and its 350-nit brightness means images remain clear, even outdoors. MeMO Pad™ also features ASUS SonicMaster audio and MaxxAudio for high-quality sound.
ASUS MeMO Pad™ offers up to 16GB of internal storage, which can be supplemented by up to 32GB via the MicroSD card slot. A suite of ASUS applications are also pre-installed, including SuperNote Lite, BuddyBuzz, ASUS WebStorage with 5GB of online storage space, ASUS Studio and WebStorage Office for enhanced productivity.
|AVAILABILITY & PRICING|
ASUS MeMO Pad will be available starting this January in selected markets from authorized ASUS resellers. Please contact your local ASUS representative for more information. The ASUS MeMO Pad™ is a tablet-only product and does not come with a dock like the award winning ASUS Transformer Pad™ series.
|CPU / GPU
||VIA WM8950 (1GHz) / Mali-400|
||Android™ 4.1 Jelly Bean|
||7-inch (1024 x 600, 170PPI) LED-backlit |
140-degree wide viewing angle
||1MP back-illuminated sensorf/2.0, with 720p HD video capture at 30fps|
8GB or 16GB storage with microSD card slot (up to 32GB)
5GB free ASUS WebStorage
||802.11b/g/n Wi-Fi |
|Pre-installed ASUS applications
ASUS WebStorage Online Office
||7 hours (16Wh Li-polymer, 4270mAh)*|
||Sugar White/Titanium Gray/Cherry Pink|
||196.2 x 119.2 x 11.2 mm - 7.72 x 4.69 x 0.44”|
||370g - 13.1oz|
|*Specifications may vary without prior notice. Options, pricing and availability dependent upon region. Google Play services vary from country to country. Please confirm exact services for each specific region. Check usa.asus.com for further details. |
ASUS is a worldwide top-three consumer notebook vendor and maker of the world’s best-selling, most award-winning, moterboards. A leading enterprise in the new digital era, ASUS designs and manufactures products that perfectly meet the needs of today’s digital home and office, with a broad portfolio that includes motherboards, graphics cards, optical drives, displays, desktop and all-in-one PCs, notebooks, netbooks, servers, multimedia devices, wireless solutions, networking devices, tablets and smartphones. Driven by innovation and committed to quality, ASUS won 3,886 awards in 2011 and is widely credited with revolutionizing the PC industry with its Eee PC™. ASUS has more than 11,000 employees around the globe with a world-class R&D team of 3,100 engineers. Company revenue for 2011 was approximately US$11.9 billion.
|PR Contacts for North American Market:|
Media Communications – ASUS Computer International
Technical Marketing – ASUS Computer International
Media Communications Canada- ASUS Computer International