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Topic # 121011 20-Jun-2013 22:39
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In my search for a phone/tablet which is not going to stretch my budget too much I have just discovered the Asus Fonepad 32GB 3G 

Basically i have been looking for something that I can take on my trip to UK & Russia & looking to minimise my gadgets, but require a device to replace my old phone & laptop. Not so worried about the photo capability as I may pack a small camera I am accustomed to.

Has anyone any knowledge of this device or bought one, i think it has only just been released & maybe not available here yet.

As I am not very knowledgeable when it comes to technology I would welcome any comments or advice. I did make a previous post & received some suggestions but I need to make phone calls so require more than a tablet.  

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  Reply # 840665 20-Jun-2013 22:41
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  Reply # 840671 20-Jun-2013 22:53
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Not sure if it the same

This is where I found it & read the specs, but as I am a complete novice was hoping it would be suitable for my needs.

http://www.mobicity.co.nz/asus-fonepad-32gb.html

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  Reply # 840727 21-Jun-2013 08:50
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johnr: This handset?

http://www.geekzone.co.nz/forums.asp?forumid=97&topicid=115809


Johnr, there are subtle differences in name, and significant difference in the devices, between a fonepad and a padfone!

http://www.wired.co.uk/news/archive/2013-02/25/asus-padfone-fonepad

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