Asus New Padfone

Specifications

Asus New PadfoneNotebook: Asus New Padfone (Padfone Series)
Processor: Qualcomm MSM8974
Graphics Adapter: Qualcomm Adreno 330
Display: 10.1, 5.0 inch, 16:10, 1920x1200 pixels, glossy: yes
Weight: 0.145kg
Price: 699 euro
Average Score: 91.33% - very good
Average of 3 scores (from 3 reviews)
price: 58%, performance: 56%, features: 45%, display: 84% mobility: 92%, workmanship: 92%, ergonomy: 77%, emissions: 93%

Reviews for the Asus New Padfone

85% Review Asus New Padfone Smartphone | Notebookcheck
Duo. Asus offers the fourth generation of its tablet-smartphone combination with the New Padfone. There has been enough time to improve every aspect of the concept and get rid of initial problems, but was the manufacturer successful?

Foreign Reviews

95% Full-HD-Hybride
Source: Chip.de German DE→EN
Single Review, online available, Medium, Date: 01/03/2014
Rating: Total score: 95% price: 58%
94% Full-HD-Hybride
Source: Chip.de German DE→EN
Single Review, online available, Medium, Date: 12/11/2013
Rating: Total score: 94% mobility: 92%
Das Anti-Phablet im Test
Source: Netzwelt German DE→EN
Positive: unique concept Negative: heavy device; uneven docking station; hardware update with few improvements
Single Review, online available, Long, Date: 01/31/2014

Comment

Qualcomm Adreno 330: Integrated graphics card supporting OpenGL ES 3.0

Only some 3D games with very low demands are playable with these cards.

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


MSM8974:

High-end ARM SoC with 4 CPU cores up to 2.3 GHz and an Adreno 330 GPU up to 450 MHz. Based on Qualcomm's Krait 400 architecture and is manufactured in a 28nm HPM process.

» Further information can be found in our Comparison of Mobile Processsors.


10.1, 5.0": » To find out how fine a display is, see our DPI List.


0.145 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


91.33%: There do not exist many models, which are rated better. The most ratings get ratings, which are a bit worse.


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

Notebooks with the same GPU

» Nokia Lumia 930
MSM8974, 5.0", 0.17 kg
» Samsung Galaxy S5
Snapdragon 801 adMSM8974AC, 5.1", 0.15 kg
» HTC One M8
Snapdragon 801 adMSM8974AC, 5.0", 0.16 kg
» Sony Xperia Z2 Tablet
MSM8974AB, 10.1", 0.4 kg
» Samsung Galaxy Tab Pro 10.1 LTE-Version
MSM8974, 10.1", 0.477 kg
» Samsung Galaxy Tab Pro 8.4
MSM8974, 8.4", 0.331 kg
» Samsung Galaxy Note Pro 12.2 LTE (SM-P905)
MSM8974, 12.2", 0.753 kg
» Sony Xperia Z2
MSM8974AB, 5.2", 0.17 kg
» LG Optimus G Pro 2
MSM8974, 5.9", 0.17 kg
» Nokia Lumia Icon
MSM8974, 5.0", 0.17 kg
» Sony Xperia Z1s
MSM8974, 5.0", 0.16 kg
» Sony Xperia Z1 Compact
MSM8974, 4.3", 0.137 kg
» LG G Flex
MSM8974, 6.0", 0.176 kg
» Nokia Lumia 2520
MSM8974, 10.1", 0.6 kg
» Nokia Lumia 1520
MSM8974, 6.0", 0.21 kg
» Google Nexus 5
MSM8974, 5.0", 0.13 kg
» Samsung Galaxy Note 10.1, 2014 Edition
MSM8974, 10.1", 0.535 kg
» Amazon Kindle Fire HDX 7 inch
MSM8974, 7.0", 0.303 kg
» Amazon Kindle Fire HDX 8.9 inch
MSM8974, 8.9", 0.4 kg
» Acer Liquid S2
MSM8974, 5.98", 0.231 kg
» Sony Xperia Z1
MSM8974, 5.0", 0.169 kg
» LG G2
MSM8974, 5.2", 0.2 kg
» Samsung Galaxy Note 3
MSM8974, 5.7", 0.168 kg
» Sony Xperia Z Ultra
MSM8974, 6.44", 0.212 kg

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Author: Stefan Hinum, 2013-12-24 (Update: 2013-12-24)