ASUS Announces MeMO Pad HD 7 and MeMO Pad FHD 10 Tablets

    New 7-inch and 10-inch tablets with Android 4.2 Jelly Bean feature high-definition displays and incredible ASUS SonicMaster audio

    Fremont, CA (3 June, 2013) - ASUS today announced the new MeMO Pad™ HD 7 and MeMO Pad™ FHD 10 Android tablets. With a retail price of US$129 for the 8GB model and US$149 for the 16GB model, MeMO Pad™ HD 7 is a 7-inch tablet that offers incredible value thanks to a quad-core processor, a 1280 x 800 IPS display, and 1.2-megapixel front and optional 5-megapixel rear cameras. MeMO Pad™ FHD 10 is a 10-inch tablet featuring the new Intel® Atom™ Z2560 processor, a 1920 x 1200 Full HD IPS display and ASUS SonicMaster audio technology.

    ASUS MeMO Pad™ HD 7 — the value tablet for mobile entertainment
    ASUS MeMO Pad™ HD 7 has a quad-core processor and 1GB RAM for smooth and responsive performance with apps of all kinds. The 7-inch display has a 1280 x 800 native resolution for crisp text and images, and IPS technology for accurate and vibrant colors with 170-degree wide viewing angles. MeMO Pad™ HD 7 also features high-quality stereo speakers with enhanced ASUS SonicMaster audio technology.

    MeMO Pad™ HD 7 has a 1.2-megapixel front-facing HD camera that can capture 720p HD video. Models are also available with a rear 5-megapixel camera. Measuring just .4-inches thick and weighing in at 10.6oz, the feature-packed MeMO Pad™ HD 7 has a lithium polymer battery that lasts for up to 10 hours playing 720p video. Models are available in four colors — black, white, pink and green.

    MeMO Pad™ HD 7 has 16GB of storage and a MicroSD card slot, plus 16GB ASUS WebStorage free for one year. Together with the ASUS WebStorage Office, users can view, create, edit and share Microsoft Office documents online.
    ASUS MeMO Pad™ FHD 10 — the multimedia tablet of choice
    ASUS MeMO Pad™ FHD 10 features the latest Intel® Atom™ Z2560 1.6GHz processor and a 1920 x 1200 Full HD IPS display capable of delivering vivid visuals with 178-degree wide viewing angles. MeMO Pad™ FHD 10 has stereo speakers with SonicMaster audio technology, and its 10-inch screen makes it ideal for entertainment such as 1080p video playback and handheld gaming.

    MeMO Pad™ FHD 10 features Intel® Hyper-Threading Technology for improved graphics performance and increased energy efficiency. The slim design has a 1.2-megapixel front-facing camera and a 5-megapixel rear-facing camera with autofocus for impressive photos and 1080p video recording.

    MeMO Pad™ FHD 10 is just .3-inches thick and 1.27lbs light, and its lithium polymer battery lasts for up to 10 hours with 720p video playback. The ‘micro-weave finish’ is available in Royal Blue, Silk White, and Vivid Pink.

    MeMO Pad™ FHD 10 has full connectivity options, including 802.11a/b/g/n, GPS, and GLONASS navigation. ASUS Miracast wirelessly connects the tablet to a Wi-Fi enabled TV or projector to share movies, photos and presentations. MeMO Pad™ FHD 10 is available with 16GB or 32GB storage and both models also feature a microSD card slot. 5GB of free lifetime ASUS WebStorage is also included.
    MeMO Pad™ Accessories
    Both ASUS MeMO Pad™ HD 7 and MeMO Pad™ FHD 10 include a protective TransCover with microfiber interior. The TransCover folds into a stand to prop up the tablet at the perfect angles for watching video and typing with the on-screen keyboard. The TransCover is available in blue, pink, white, and black for MeMO Pad™ HD 7; it is available in black, pink and green for MeMO Pad™ FHD 10.

    The Persona Cover for MeMO Pad™ HD 7 is a snug-fit case that protects the tablet from everyday bumps and scrapes and it’s available in black, pink and green.

    AVAILABILITY & PRICING
    ASUS MeMO Pad™ HD 7 has an MSRP of US$129 with a capacity of 8GB and US$149 with 16GB. It’ll be available starting in July 2013. Please contact your local ASUS representative for further information. MeMO Pad™ FHD 10 will be available in September 2013.
    SPECIFICATIONS1

    ASUS MeMO PadHD 7 ASUS MeMO PadHD 10
    • 7-inch HD 1280 x 800 IPS display
    • 5-megapixel rear and 1.2-megapixel front camera
    • Stereo speakers with SonicMaster technology
    • Up to 10 hours battery life 2
    • 4.7 x 7.7 x 0.4”
    • 10.6oz
    • Intel® Atom™ Z2560 processor (1.6GHz)
    • 10.1-inch, Full HD 1920 x 1200 display
    • Stereo speakers with SonicMaster technology
    • Up to 10 hours battery life 2
    • 10.4 x 7.1 x 0.7”
    • 1.27lb
    1 Specifications and product availability are all subject to change without notice and may differ from country to country. Actual performance may vary depending on applications, usage, environment and other factors.
    2 Battery life measured with 720p HD video playback, 100 nits brightness and default volume with headphones
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    About ASUS
    ASUS is a worldwide top-three consumer notebook vendor and maker of the world’s best-selling and most award-winning motherboards. 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 4,168 awards in 2012 and is widely credited with revolutionizing the PC industry with its Eee PC™. ASUS has more than 12,500 employees around the globe with a world-class R&D team of 3,800 engineers. Company revenue for 2012 was approximately US$14 billion.
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    Tammy Lin
    Media Communications – ASUS Computer International
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    Gary Key
    Technical Marketing – ASUS Computer International
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