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Asus Memo Pad ME172V

Specifications

Asus Memo Pad ME172VNotebook: Asus Memo Pad ME172V (Memo Pad Series)
Processor: WM8950
Graphics Adapter: ARM Mali-400 MP
Display: 7.0 inch, 17:10, 1024x600 pixels, glossy: yes
Weight: 0.358kg
Price: 149 euro
Average Score: 67.67% - average
Average of 3 scores (from 4 reviews)
price: - %, performance: 31%, features: 32%, display: 78% mobility: 96%, workmanship: 79%, ergonomy: 73%, emissions: 94%

Reviews for the Asus Memo Pad ME172V

83% Review Asus Memo Pad ME172V Tablet | Notebookcheck
Affordable brand name - continued. Acer successfully got the ball for low-budget brand name tablets rolling. Now Asus takes up the chase with its 150 Euros (~$195) Memo Pad tablet. Can it catch up?
70% Asus MeMO Pad ME172V
Source: PC Mag English
The Asus MeMO Pad ME172V isn't going to knock out any of the flagship small-screen tablets out there, but it's also not meant to. At $150 it's one of the most affordable Android options and it's from a reputable tablet maker. If that's still too expensive for you, Coby makes a serviceable 7-inch tablet for $120, the MID7065$119.99 at Amazon, but you'll get a low-quality display and even shorter battery life. The MeMO Pad isn't for gamers or power users, but it offers a solid experience for those interested in less demanding tasks like Web browsing or media consumption. For the Amazon-averse, it's a good inexpensive alternative if you don't want to spend $50 more on the Editors' Choice Nexus 7.
Single Review, online available, Very Short, Date: 05/03/2013
Rating: Total score: 70%
Asus MeMO Pad 7 inch
Source: Liliputing English
If you’re looking for a 7 inch tablet with a decent screen, a zippy processor, and the ability to run most apps, buy the Google Nexus 7. While the Nexus 7 doesn’t have a microSD card slot or a rear-facing camera, it’s faster, easier to look at, and in my opinion feels better in your hands than the Asus MeMO Pad 7.
Single Review, online available, Long, Date: 04/24/2013
50% ASUS MeMO Pad ME172V Review
Source: Laptop Mag English
At $149, the ASUS MeMO Pad is $50 less than the Google Nexus 7 and the Amazon Kindle Fire HD, and it gives you expandable memory (something those two pricier slates lack). The audio quality is also pretty good for the price. However, we'd suggest spending a bit more for Nexus 7 or Fire HD because they offer much sharper displays with wider viewing angles, faster performance and longer battery life.
Single Review, online available, Long, Date: 04/17/2013
Rating: Total score: 50%

Foreign Reviews

Дуэль семидюймовочек ASUS MemoPad vs Acer Iconia B1: как тузик грелку
Source: Zoom RU→EN
Comparison, online available, Medium, Date: 04/02/2013

Comment

ARM Mali-400 MP: OpenGL ES 2.0 graphics card for ARM SoCs that is scaleable from one to four fragment processors and has got one vertex processor. Mainly used in conjunction with ARM A9 cores in tablets and smartphones.

These graphics cards are not suited for Windows 3D games. Office and Internet surfing however is possible.

» Further information can be found in our Comparison of Mobile Graphics Cards and the corresponding Benchmark List.


WM8950: Entry level single core Cortex-A9 SoC» Further information can be found in our Comparison of Mobile Processsors.


7.0": This is one of the smallest formats, which is used for UMPC, Netbooks or Subotebooks. There hardly exist any models with this display format. Working for a long time is uncomfortable. This tiny display is intended for outdoor usage.
The advantage is, that the mini-notebook can be small dimensioned and can be carried easily. Further the tiny display has the advantage, that it needs few energy, which improves the battery runtime and in consequence the mobility. The disadvantage is that the reading of texts is very exhausting for the eyes. High resolutions can hardly be used. » To find out how fine a display is, see our DPI List.


0.358 kg: This subnotebook is one of the most lightweight of all notebooks and can be carried very easily. There exist hardly any models in this extreme class of weight. 7-9 inch displays are normal for this class of weight.


Asus: ASUSTeK Computer Incorporated, a Taiwanese multinational company, produces motherboards, graphics cards, optical drives, PDAs, computer monitors, notebook computers, servers, networking products, mobile phones, computer cases, computer components, and computer cooling systems. The company's 2007 revenues reached US$6.9 billion. ASUS also produces components for other manufacturers. The Eee PC initiated the netbook boom in 2008.

Asus reviews


67.67%: This rating is bad. Most notebooks are better rated. This is not a recommendation for purchase.


» Further information can be found in our Notebook Purchase Guide.

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Devices with the same GPU

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» Prestigio MultiPad Color 8.0 3G
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» Prestigio MultiPhone 5500 Duo
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» Acer Liquid Z4
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» Archos 45 Titanium
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» Acer Iconia B1-721
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» Archos 50 Titanium
Mediatek MT6572, 5.0", 0.16 kg
» Acer Liquid Z5
Mediatek MT6572, 5.0", 0.147 kg
» Asus Memo Pad 8 ME180A-1A016A
RK3188, 8.0", 0.368 kg
» Acer Liquid Z3 Duo
Mediatek MT6572, 3.5", 0.104 kg
» Archos 97b Titanium
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» Samsung Galaxy Exhibit SGH-T599
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» Samsung Galaxy Xcover 2 GT-S7710
NovaThor U8500, 4", 0.15 kg
» Blaupunkt Endeavour 800
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» Samsung S3 Mini GT-I8190
NovaThor U8500, 4", 0.113 kg

Devices with Same Screen Size and/or Weight

» HP Slate 7 VoiceTab Ultra
Mali-T628 MP6, Kirin 925
» Asus MeMO Pad 7 ME572C
, Atom Z3560
» Lenovo Tab A7-50
Mali-400 MP2, unknown
» Prestigio Multipad Ranger 7.0 3G
Adreno 302, Snapdragon 200 8210
» Toshiba Encore Mini WT7-C16
HD Graphics (Bay Trail), Atom Z3735G
» Asus MeMO Pad 7 ME572CL
PowerVR G6430, Atom Z3560
» Samsung Galaxy Tab 4 Nook
unknown, unknown
» Acer Iconia A1-713
unknown, unknown
» Asus Fonepad 7 FE170CG
SGX544, unknown
» Acer Iconia One 7 B1-730HD
SGX544MP2, Atom Z2560
» LG G Pad 7.0
Adreno 305, Snapdragon 400 MSM8226
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Author: Stefan Hinum, 2013-04-25 (Update: 2013-04-25)