ASUS Malaysia officially announces on the availability of the value tablet MeMO Pad HD 7, affordable all-round performing touch ultra-book Vivobook S500 Series, new powerful multimedia N Series, all new A Series and more for the local market. Also showcase in the event is the long-awaited PadFone Infinity as well as the introduction of the 1st 6-inch phone-tablet hybrid, the Fonepad Note FHD 6 which was recently showcased in Computex 2013 in Taipei.
ASUS Fonepad Note 6
The 3G smartphone-tablet hybrid ASUS Fonepad Note 6 comes with a 2.0GHz Intel Atom dual-core processor and a Full HD Super IPS display. The device boasts a display brightness rating of 450 IPS which is excellent for outdoor activities under the bright sun. The dual microphones provide excellent echo cancellation and audio pickup to ensure clear and distinct voice class. There’s also the ASUS SonicMaster technology with dual front speakers and Maxx Audio Wizard to guarantee optimized high definition audio. However, there’s no price confirmation available at the moment.
ASUS Vivobook S551 Series
The ASUS Vivobook S551 ultra-book offers most responsive and accurate touch input in its class. Powered with 4th generation Intel Core processors and NVIDIA GeForce GT740M graphic, the Vivobook S551 is great for productivity to multimedia gaming. It has a stylish hairline-treated metallic design with ultra-thin dimensions, measuring just 22.5mm at its thickest point. The Vivobook S551 also boasts a 6-hour battery life per charge, which supports longer uninterrupted productivity.
The 15.6” display Vivobook S551 is priced at RM2,799 for the 750GB SATA HDD and RM3,499 for the 1TB SATA HDD with 24GB SSD model.
See Also: Snap, Share and Win iPad Mini
ASUS MeMO Pad HD 7
ASUS MeMOPad HD 7 is a 7-inch quad-core tablet with high definition 1280 x 800 native resolution display. The MeMO Pad HD 7 also features high-quality stereo speakers with ASUS SonicMaster technology and has a 1.2-megapixel front-facing HD camera and a 5-megapixel back camera.
The ASUS MeMO Pad HD 7 comes in White, Dark Blue, Pink and Green colour option and is priced at RM649 – an excellent device for parents with kids.
ASUS PadFone Infinity
The 3rd generation PadFone Infinity is truly one of a kind – a powerful 5-inch LTE smartphone with a 10.1-inch tablet dock. PadFone Infinity features Android 4.1 with quad-core Qualcomm Snapdragon 600 processors and boasts up to 19 hours of 3G talk time.
There’s no price confirmation at the moment but it won’t be long for them to do so.
New ASUS N550 Series
The all new N550 Series metallic-design notebooks are light and durable. The N550 Series are the first-ever to feature a quad-speaker array and SonicMaster Premium to deliver cinematic quality surround sound. The N Series notebooks now ship with 4th generation Intel Core processors for fast and smooth performance in all applications.
The 15.6” N Series is priced at RM 2,999 for the 750GB SATA HDD and RM3,699 for the 1TB SATA HDD model.
During the press event, we also found out that the much-awaited new Nexus 7 will soon be available in Malaysia. According to ASUS Malaysia, the device is scheduled to be in stock some time in mid-September.
Photo caption: ASUS Southeast Asia Regional Director for System Business Group, Mr Rex Lee (2nd from right) posing with models holding the new ASUS devices.