Ma’Bell Drops Some Specifics About their Asus PadFone X


The Asus PadFone X gets leaked out by Ma’Bell! Ah, the Padfone! You may know Asus for the company that makes those awesome computer monitors, laptops, ultra books and generally, awesome computer electronics. You may the company better in the mobile space however for their two generations of Google Nexus 7 tablets. While the Nexus 7 is a shining example of what Android is capable of when staying simple and affordable, the Asus made Padfone’s are what the future is made of. So what exactly is a Padfone you ask? Well it’s simple really; it is a phone powered tablet!

Many moons ago back in the early days of this fine year 2014 Asus announced that At&t would be teaming up with the company by launching a Padfone X. In the long three months since the announcement of the Padfone X not a single spec sheet, rumor or bit of speculation has hit the headlines. Today, all that changes. At&t has official let the cat out of the bag…sort of. The carrier has gone on record and explained what makes the Padfone X tick; unfortunately however there is no word on when and how much the device will cost. According to the new information the phone will be a 5 inch 1080p full HD touch screen device that runs with the likes of Android version 4.4. Internally the handset will pack in a highly capable quad-core Qualcomm made Snapdragon 800 processor that runs at 2.3 GHz. It will pack in a 13 mega pixel rear facing camera sensor with a front facing 2 mega pixel sensors. Additionally the handset will come with 2 GB of RAM, 16 GB of storage, expandable micro SD memory, Wi-Fi, Bluetooth 4.0, GPS and a super large 2300 mAh battery. The Pad part of this new Fone is essentially a smart docking station. The tablet’s screen measures in at 9 inches and provides a 1920×1200 resolution and uses a 4990 mAh battery to get along. Up front a 1 mega pixel camera is embedded into the 514 gram, 11.63mm thin housing! Unfortunately the buck stops there but a release of this device is likely imminent as At&t says “stay tuned for ordering and availability details”.

Anyone interested in a tablet phone hybrid? Sound off in the comments below and let us know what you think of the new forth coming Asus PadFone X anyone interested? Also don’t forget we carry all the very best in original, aftermarket and OEM At&t accessories here.  

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