News

ASUS launches new ZenPads in India, price starts at Rs 8999

ASUS India has announced new ZenPads in India today, as expected. The company has launched three ZenPads – ZenPad C 7.0, ZenPad 7.0 and ZenPad 8.0. These were announced back at the ZenFestival in August.

ASUS-ZenPad-Z370CG-Audio-Cover

The ZenPad 7.0 is available starting today on ASUS exclusive stores and on Flipkart. The ZenPad C 7.0 and 8.0 will go on sale by the end of this month. The announcement is made right after ASUS India has decided to manufacture smartphones in India. The prices of these ZenPads are – Rs 8,999 for the ZenPad C 7.0, Rs 11,999 for ZenPad 7.0 (normal) and Rs 14,999 (with Audio Cover) whereas its Rs 14,999 for ZenPad 8.0 (normal) and Rs 17,999 (with Audio Cover).

These tablets also come with 5GB of ASUS Web Storage space for life with an additional 11GB for the first year and 100GB of Google Drive Space for two years.

ASUS-ZenPad-Z380C-Family

ASUS ZenPad 7.0 (Z370CG) Specifications

The ASUS ZenPad 7.0 features a 7-inch (1280 x 800 pixels) HD IPS display which is protected by Corning Gorilla Glass. It is powered by Intel Atom x3-C3230 64-bit processor along with Mali-450 MP4 GPU. It has 2 GB of RAM and comes with 16 GB of internal memory which is expandable via microSD card. It runs on Android 5.0 Lollipop out of the box with Zen UI on top.

The tablet comes with 5 megapixel rear camera and a 0.3 megapixel camera for selfies and video calling. It is 8.7 mm thick and weighs 272 grams. It has DTS audio on board as well.

On the connectivity front, it comes with 3G HSPA+, WiFi 802.11 b/g/n, Bluetooth 4.0 and GPS. The tablet packs in a 13Wh battery under the hood. The ASUS ZenPad 7.0 (Z370CG) is available in Obsidian Black and Aurora Metallic color variants.

ASUS ZenPad C 7.0

The ZenPad C 7.0 has the same display and processor. However, it comes with a 5 megapixel rear camera and a 0.3 megapixel front-facing camera. It comes in Obsidian Black, Glamour Red and Aurora Metallic color variants.

ASUS ZenPad 8.0 (Z380KL) Specifications

The ASUS ZenPad 8.0 features a 8-inch (1280 x 800 pixels) HD IPS fully laminated display which is protected by Corning Gorilla Glass. It is powered by octa-core Qualcomm Snapdragon 615 (MSM8929) 64-bit processor along with Adreno 405 GPU. It has 2 GB of RAM and comes with 16 GB of internal memory which is expandable via microSD card. It runs on Android 5.0 Lollipop out of the box with Zen UI on top.

The tablet comes with 5 / 8 megapixel rear camera with Full HD 1080p recording and a 2 megapixel camera for selfies and video calling. It is 8.5 mm thick and weighs 350 grams. It has DTS audio on board as well.

On the connectivity front, it comes with 4G LTE, 3G HSPA+, WiFi 802.11 b/g/n, Bluetooth 4.0 and GPS. The tablet packs in a 4,000 mAh battery under the hood. The ASUS ZenPad 8.0 (Z380KL) is available in Obsidian Black and Aurora Metallic color variants.

About the author

Jena Reddick

She is the one and only female author of The Techolic. A very soft spoken, humble woman, who is always on the search for the next technological wave. She also loves to cook and feed others when she is not found reading or writing.