PadFone (A80)

    PadFone (A80)

    It's Intuitive!

    • DynamicDisplay – 5” Full HD LTE phone <–> 10.1” Full HD LTE tablet
    • Unibody Design – Sleek aluminum alloy with brushed metal finish
    • High Performance – Qualcomm® Snapdragon™ 600 Quad-core CPU (1.7GHz)
    • Great Camera – 13MP f/2.0 camera with 8FPS burst mode
    • Long Battery Life – Up to 19 hours 3G talk time
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    A Breakthrough Innovation


    PadFone is a powerful LTE smartphone with a 5" Full HD display that becomes a 10.1" Full HD tablet when docked to its companion PadFone Station. All running apps are instantly reformatted to fit the larger display.

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    Maximum Savings

    1 Data Plan

    PadFone Station uses PadFone data connection when docked, which means a single data plan can be shared between both devices, removing the need to pay twice for the same service

    No More Syncing

    No More Scattered Data on Different Devices

    The unique two-in-one nature of PadFone removes the need to tediously synchronize data between smartphone and tablet - it's always up-to-date and available on both devices.

    Unibody Design

    Brushed Metal Finish

    PadFone sleek profile combines durability with fine attention to detail. Its space-grade aluminum unibody brushed metal back cover design with double-anodized diamond cut edges enhance the look and feel, and turn it into a thing of beauty.

    Full High Definition

    On the phone and tablet

    PadFone and PadFone Station both feature stunning 1080p Full HD Super IPS displays for outstanding image quality and text so sharp that it looks just like a printed page. It can also output to compatible external displays at 1080p Full HD via its Micro-USB-compatible MyDP(Mobile DisplayPort) interface.

    A Genuine Masterpiece

    Thin & Light

    With a stylish brushed metal design that's tapered from 8.95mm to just 6.3mm and weighs a mere 145g, PadFone slips into a pocket just as easily as it slips into the hand.

    Expertly Crafted

    Intricate Design

    Its ergonomically curved edges and finely tuned pressure sensitive button make it a pleasure to hold and use. The double-anodized finish adds visual flair and color depth to the design, while also improving scratch resistance.

    A Spectacular Innovation

    Anti Slip Design

    The dock mechanism has been designed to require just one swift step to use and holds the phone firmly in the station no matter how you use it. It took our engineers and designers nearly three years to perfect the mechanism -it's incredibly robust as a result.

    Patented Technology

    PadFone logo as NFC antenna

    Despite having a metal back, our engineers have managed to integrate NFC functionality into PadFone. Our patented design uses the PadFone logo as an NFC antenna.

    A State of the art

    13MP Camera

    PadFone features a high-performance 13-megapixel camera with a bright f/2.0 five-element lens that captures incredibly detailed images with no shutter lag.The dedicated image signal-processor enhances low-light image quality and enables PadFone to capture up to 100 sequential photos at a blisteringly quick 6fps, while simultaneously recording 1080p Full HD video at 30fps,or 720p HD video.

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    Unedited Photos from PadFone

    All images are presented in their original, unaltered state.

    Far-focus vistas
    Great detail with high 13MP resolution
    Sony BSI sensor for superior low-light performance
    Rich color
    High quality DSP for vivid precision and spot-on white balance
    F/2.0 aperture delivers crisp images and shallow depth-of-field
    Excellent noise reduction and detail even in difficult lighting conditions

    Magnificent Acoustics

    ASUS SonicMaster

    PadFone features ASUS SonicMaster technology, which combines high-quality hardware with sophisticated audio processing from Waves, recipient of a Technical GRAMMY Award®, for incredible sound quality from both smartphone and tablet.

    Incredible audio

    18mm built in speakers

    Particular attention has been paid to PadFone Station's audio. Its large built-in speaker has an 18mm diameter, which comparative to the size of speakers found in most laptops.

    Magnificent Acoustics

    ASUS Audio Wizard

    You can create your own unique audio landscape in Audio Wizard, where Music, Movies and Games modes apply to the entertainment you choose. Speech mode makes voices clear and powerful, while Recording mode gives you the highest quality voice recordings.

    Quad-Core Processor

    Incredible Performance

    Powered by the Qualcomm Snapdragon S4 Pro 1.7GHz quad-core processor and 2GB of RAM, PadFone is always smooth and responsive, even when running the most demanding Android apps.

    Long Lasting Battery Life

    19 hours of 3G talk time

    PadFone features up to 19 hours of talk time, increased to up to 40 hours when docked into PadFone Station. PadFone Station's built-in battery also has sufficient capacity to fully recharge the docked PadFone twice over.

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    65MS Response Time

    Ultra-fast Touch Response

    With an industry-leading touch response rate of 65ms, PadFone is incredibly responsive to your touch inputs and actions, which makes mobile gaming an enthralling and immersive experience.

    Your personal cloud

    One-Stop Storage

    64GB of onboard storage capacity for everything from apps to music to movies, plus two years' free 50GB ASUS WebStorage for keeping important data safe and always at-hand in the cloud.

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    Amazing Apps


    MyBitCast allows you to easily take memos, videos, pictures and voice messages. All notes are immediately uploaded to the cloud, and instantly accessible from any of your device. MyBitCast allows you to recall any thought, anytime, anywhere.

    Amazing apps

    ASUS Story

    Create and share photo stories with stunning albums made with ASUS Story.Its simple, intuitive user interface puts you in control and lets you tell the story as you remember it.

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    Amazing apps

    ASUS Echo

    Echo is your personal assistant. It allows you to control a range of functions on your PadFone by simply talking to it. Echo allows you to search contacts, make calls, pick up incoming calls, activate the camera shutter for self-portraits, set alarms, change settings and more with minimal effort. It's also automatically enabled when the handset is in Car Mode.

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    Amazing apps

    SuperNote 3.1

    The latest version of SuperNote allows you to take notes while you're out on the move and sync them to the cloud. It also supports real-time handwriting to text conversion, while to-do lists can be managed with voice input.

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    Amazing apps

    Instant Dictionary

    Instantly translate words, phrases and sentences in emails, web pages or apps with a single touch and without the need for third-party translation tools.Instant Dictionary seamlessly integrates into all of your daily activities.

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