Asus New Padfone
SpecificationsNotebook: Asus New Padfone (Padfone Series)
Processor: Qualcomm Snapdragon 800 MSM8974
Graphics Adapter: Qualcomm Adreno 330
Display: 10.1, 5.0 inch, 16:10, 1920x1200 pixels, glossy: yes
Price: 699 euro
Average of 4 scores (from 4 reviews)
Reviews for the Asus New Padfone
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?
Source: Tablet PC Review - Heft 4/2014
Das new Padfone ist die interessanteste Variante eines Tablets seit Langem. Wem der gleichzeitige Betrieb eines Smartphones und eines Tablets zu umständlich ist, der sollte sich auch vom stolzen Preis des Komplettsets nicht von einer Anschaffung abbringen lassen.
Single Review, , Length Unknown, Date: 07/01/2014
Rating: Total score: 96%
Source: Chip.de DE→EN
Single Review, online available, Medium, Date: 01/03/2014
Rating: Total score: 95% price: 58%
Source: Chip.de DE→EN
Single Review, online available, Medium, Date: 12/11/2013
Rating: Total score: 94% mobility: 92%
Source: Netzwelt 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
Qualcomm Adreno 330: Integrated graphics card in some Qualcomm Snapdragon SoCs, supports OpenGL ES 3.0
Only some 3D games with very low demands are playable with these cards.
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.
This is a typical display size for tablets and small convertibles.
Large display-sizes allow higher resolutions. So, details like letters are bigger. On the other hand, the power consumption is lower with small screen diagonals and the devices are smaller, more lightweight and cheaper.
Only few smartphones are more lightweight than this.
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.
92.5%: Indeed, this rating is very goodl There do not exist many notebook models, which are rated better.
» Further information can be found in our Notebook Purchase Guide.