ASUS today announced the launch of its MeMO Pad HD 7, a new 7-inch tablet featuring a quad-core processor, 1280 x 800 IPS display, front and rear-facing camera.
"With a compact 7-inch form factor that fits easily in the hands, the MeMO Pad HD 7 is a great value tablet for life on the go,” said Vivian Hung, Regional Head of ASUS System Business Group. “The choice of five vivid colours and glossy casing make the MeMO Pad HD 7 one of the most stylish tablets on the market.”
With 170-degree wide viewing angles and high-quality stereo speakers with enhanced sound, thanks to ASUS SonicMaster audio technology, the MeMO Pad HD 7 is built for optimum multimedia use.
MeMO Pad HD 7 has 16GB of storage and a microSD card slot for adding up to 32GB more. Customers also receive 16GB ASUS WebStorage provided free for one year. Together with ASUS WebStorage Office, users can view, create, edit and share Microsoft Office documents online.
Designed as an affordable tablet for those on-the-go, ASUS MeMO Pad HD 7 has a 1.2-megapixel front-facing HD camera that can capture 720p HD videos and a rear 5-megapixel camera.
Just 10.8mm thick and weighing 302g, the MeMO Pad HD 7 has a lithium polymer battery that lasts for up to 10 hours with 720p video playback. Models are available in five colours: blue, white, pink, green and gray.
ASUS MeMO Pad HD 7 has an optional protective TransCover with microfibre interior. TransCover folds into a stand to prop up the tablet at the perfect angles for watching video and typing with the on-screen keyboard. TransCover is available in blue, pink, white and black for the MeMO Pad HD 7 and has an RRP of NZD$59.
The Persona Cover for the MeMO Pad HD 7 is also available with an RRP of NZD$39. Available in black, pink and green, this is a snug-fit case that protects the tablet from everyday bumps and scrapes.
ASUS MeMO Pad HD 7 will be available from authorised ASUS retailers and channel resellers for a recommended retail price of NZD$279. The New Zealand distributors are Ingram Micro and Synnex.