Taiwanese electronic company Asus announced the MeMo Pad ME172V. The Asus MeMo Pad comes with 7-inch screen that has display resolution of 1024×600 pixels. The Tablet runs on Android 4.1 Jelly Bean with full support for Google Play. Moreover, it is powered by VIA WM8950 processor clocked at 1 GHz and coupled with a Mali-400 GPU. The tablet is supported a 1GB of RAM and is available in two variants 8GB or 16GB of internal storage where both can be expanded up to 32GB via MicroSD. Asus is also offering 5GB of cloud storage through Asus WebStorage. Talking about the camera, there is a 1MP front-facing with f2.0 aperture and 720p HD video capture but no back camera. Asus MeMo ME127V offers Wi-Fi connectivity and has a 4270mAh battery. Other features include headphone jack, microphone, a Micro-USB port, and a gyroscope. The tablet is expected to be released in three color options- Sugar White, Titanium Grey and Cherry Pink. The tablet will even come with apps such as SuperNote Lite, Asus WebStorage, Asus WebStorage online Office, Asus Studio, BuddyBuzz, MyPainter and MyBitCast pre-installed on it. The tablet will even come with a dock keyboard unlike Asus Transformer Pad.
Asus MeMo Pad ME172V Specs Overview:
- 1GHz VIA WM8950CPU (Processor)
- Mali-400 GPU
- 1GB of RAM
- Android 4.1 Jelly Bean OS
- 7-inch display featuring 1024 x 600 resolutions
- 140 degree viewing angle and 350cd brightness
- 8GB/16GB storage and SD card support
- 1-megapixel front-facing camera with f2.0 aperture and 720p HD video capture
- 7-hours battery life – 16Wh Li-polymer, 4270mAh
- Size: 196.2 x 119.2 x 11.2 mm – 7.72 x 4.69 x 0.44”
- Weight: 0.81 pounds
The Tablet will be available in a price range of $150 which is quite low on seeing it specifications. It is expected to release in April in the U.S. and then ascending to other countries.
Asus MeMo Pad ME172V Pros and cons
The tablet is powered with 1GHz VIA WM8950CPU (Processor) and Mali-400 GPU with 1GB of RAM and will run on latest Android 4.1 Jelly Bean OS. The tablet has a 7-inch display featuring 1024 x 600 resolutions. All these will be available in the price range on &150 which is quite low on taking a look at its specifications and features.
- No Back-Facing Camera (Primary Camera).
- Not good for gaming and high resolution videos.