Asus ZenPad S 8.0 Hands on and Photo Gallery

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Asus announced the ZenPad series of tablets at the Computex 2015. We went hands on with the ZenPad S 8.0, and here is a detailed look at the hardware of the tablet.

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The Asus ZenPad S 8.0 sports a 8-inch (2048×1536 pixels) 4:3 display, 324 ppi, 178-degree viewing angle, Corning Gorilla Glass protection and is powered by a quad-core 64-bit Intel Atom Z3530 / 3580 processor with PowerVR G6430 GPU. Running Android 5.0 (Lollipop) with Zen UI, it comes with 2GB / 4GB RAM, 16GB / 32GB / 64GB internal memory and expandable memory with microSD. There is a 5MP front-facing camera at the front along with earpiece.

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It has Asus branding below the display and also dual Front Speakers with DTS HD Premium Sound, Sonic Master technology.

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The power button and volume rocker are present on the right side. The tablet measures 203.2 x 134.5 x 6.68mm and weighs 317g.

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The micro SD card slot is present at the back.

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The ZenPad S 8.0 has a 8MP or 5MP Auto Focus rear camera with 1080p Full HD video recording. It has a textured pattern on the back cover along with the Asus branding.

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The ZenPad S 8.0 has a 15.2Wh battery and it supports 4G LTE / 3G HSPA+, WiFi 802.11 b/g/n, Bluetooth 4.0, GPS. The tablet also comes with USB 3.0 Type-C support. It is available in Black, White, and Aurora Metallic colors. Asus has not announced the pricing or the availability of the tablet.

Sneha Bokil contributed to this post.

Author: Sunil Jamboor Nagesh

He has been reporting tech and reviewing gadgets for quite some time now. SJN in the past has been a part of couple of globally reputed tech publications like GSMArena and AndriodAuthority. He bleeds tech and is always seen with a review unit in hand. Feel free to reach him on twitter - @SunilJamboor or on Google+.