6367_10151358392369116_1955062502_nASUS Launches VivoTab™ Smart Tablet with Intel® Processor for Full Windows 8 Experience

Affordable 10.1-inch tablet with Transboard & Transleeve provides full compatibility with existing Windows software and hardware

Kuala Lumpur (22 January 2013)  ASUS today launched the VivoTab™ Smart tablet with 10.1-inch HD display and full Windows 8 experience, all at an affordable price. VivoTab™ Smart is perfect for work and play, at home or on the move. Thin and light, VivoTab™ Smart features an Intel® dual-core processor for full compatibility with new and existing Windows 8 software, and an optional TranSleeve Keyboard that magnetically combines screen protection with a wireless keyboard for enhanced productivity.

Perfect for productivity, ideal for entertainment

Just 9.7mm thin and 580g light, ASUS VivoTab™ Smart has a 10.1-inch LED-backlit display with a crisp 1366 x 768 HD resolution. IPS display technology delivers 178-degree wide viewing angles and ensures clear and bright images, even when seen from the side. VivoTab™ Smart also features 5-point multi-touch for fluid fingertip control with Windows 8. The TranSleeve Keyboard is an innovative accessory that is a cover, keyboard, and stand all rolled into one. It not only aids in the typing experience, but protects the tablet as well.

With its Intel® dual-core processor, VivoTab™ Smart delivers fast and responsive performance, while still providing up to 9.5 hours battery life on a single charge. VivoTab™ Smart gives complete peace of mind to users too, thanks to complete compatibility with both Windows 8 Store and Desktop apps, along with plug and play support for a wide range of existing peripherals.

ASUS VivoTab™ Smart features high-quality cameras in the front and rear. The 8-megapixel rear camera with auto-focus, five-element lens and 1080p Full HD video recording captures precious moments with crystal clarity, while the front 2-megapixel camera is perfect for face-to-face video chat. VivoTab™ Smart also features renowned ASUS SonicMaster audio technology for incredible sound quality with all kinds of listening material from its built-in stereo speakers.

SPECIFICATIONS [1]

ASUS VivoTab™ Smart Wi-Fi (ME400C) 

  • 10.1-inch (1366 x 768) display
  • Intel® Atom™ Z2760 dual-core processor
  • 2GB RAM
  • 64GB onboard storage
  • 802.11 b/g/n
  • 265.5 x 171 x 9.7mm
  • 580g
  • 9.5 hours of battery life[2]  

ASUS VivoTab™ Smart Wi-Fi + LTE (ME400CL) 

  • 10.1-inch (1366 x 768) display
  • Intel® Atom™ Z2760 dual-core processor
  • 2GB RAM
  • 64GB onboard storage
  • 802.11 b/g/n + LTE
  • 265.5 x 171 x 9.7mm
  • 580g 
  • 8.5 hours of battery life 

 

[1]   Specifications, content and product availability are all subject to change without notice and may differ from country to country. Actual performance may vary depending on applications, usage, environment and other factors.

[2]  Test conditions: 720p video playback, 100 nits brightness, default volume with headphones.  

AVAILABILITY & PRICING

ASUS VivoTab™ Smart will be available from Week 5 of January 2013 at authorized ASUS resellers.

Retail Price:

RM 1,799 for ME400C (Wi-Fi)

RM 2,099 for ME400CL (Wi-Fi + 3G LTE)

ASUS Transboard & Transleeve will be sold separately.