MWC 2014: ASUS unveils Fonepad 7 LTE and Fonepad 7 phablets

At the Mobile World Congress 2014, Asus has unveiled two new phablets in its Fonepad series: Fonepad 7 LTE (ME372CL) and Fonepad 7 (ME175CG).

Fonepad 7 LTE (ME372CL) is a 7-inch phablet with built-in LTE connectivity and phone functionality. It is characterized by blazingly fast data speeds, capable of delivering streaming video and music without a hitch and makes web browsing responsive and snappy, Asus said.

Powered by Intel Atom Z2560 1.6GHz processor with Hyper-Threading technology, Fonepad 7 LTE delivers powerful multi-tasking and graphical performance for the latest apps and games. The battery can supply energy for all-day usage.

Asus Fonepad 7

The phablet features dual front speakers and SonicMaster audio that provide rich, immersive sound.

Fonepad 7 (ME175CG) is a 7-inch phablet with built-in 3G connectivity and phone functionality. It is powered by Intel Atom Z2520 1.2GHz processor to ensure a responsive and smooth experience, Asus said.

The 3G phablet can deliver web browsing, social networking and video calls fast and fluid. It is complemented by an HD IPS display for a sharp, vivid picture.

At MWC 2014, ASUS is also showcasing the complete lineup of its latest mobile products, including the ZenFone series, PadFone mini, and the new PadFone. Also displayed on PadFone mini and the ZenFone is ZenUI, the smart and intuitive new user interface exclusive to ASUS mobile devices.

“We are excited to unveil our latest Fonepad models and present our complete lineup of phones in Europe during MWC 2014,” said Benson Lin, ASUS Corporate vice president. “ASUS is always in search of incredible in everything we do, and will continue to provide consumers with amazing experiences through our mobile innovations.”


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