Asus Memo Pad 8 ME581CL Specifications and Review

OS
Android v4.4.2 KitKat
ANNOUNCED
2014, June
MRKT STATUS
Coming Soon
RELEASE DATE
2014, Q3

Asus Memo Pad 8 ME581CL Specifications


Asus Memo Pad 8 ME581CL is the standard tablet released among many releases by Asus in the smartphone and computer market. This new Memo Pad 8 got many of its resemblance form these newly announced devices. This new launch is an upgrade to the earlier Memo Pad 8 tablet. Now this standard tablet is boasted with a thinner design, HD resolution and powerful Atom chip. This equally makes it attractive in design and powerful in its functions.

The thinner Memo Pad 8 ME581CL comes in a fairly decent appearance. Its exterior is completely plastic construction which is enough attractive and can also be a good price reducing factor. In its thickness and weight it is not the thinner and lighter among many other matching models. However, despite the features, size and other heavy hardware the 299g weight and 7.45mm thickness sounds good. Its design also feels good on its screen size which is 8-inch with a Full HD 1920×1200 resolution display. It screen resolution is a good upgrade from its predecessors.

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Like the screen resolution and design build the processer running inside the new Asus Memo Pad 8 ME581CL is also upgraded. At has opted for an Intel 64bit Atom Z3580 processer while its predecessor runs over ARM Cortex A9. Its upgraded Atom Z3580 processer is a quad-core CPU that runs at 2.3GHz. This nice upgrade proves to be more welcoming with the 2GB of RAM. With these processing powers and RAM this model of Memo Pad 8 can run heavy apps and features smoothly without any halt in its operations. Therefore, on such powerful device you can also have a great experience of running Android 4.4 KitKat OS, loaded on Memo Pad 8.

With these powers it has also got an extended memory options. For instance, it comes in 16GB and 32GB of internal storage with more prices on higher storage. If you want to run usual apps and use daily multimedia then the 16GB option will be enough for you. Although, if you are plaining for high storage of big files like TV shows and music files in hundreds then you may need to opt for 32GB option which can easily satisfy your tablet needs in term of storage.

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General Features of Asus Memo Pad 8 ME581CL
 
Networks Supported 2G Enabled, 3G Enabled, 4G Enabled
Technology 2G Network :: GSM 850 – 900 – 1800 – 1900
3G Network :: HSDPA 850 – 900 – 1900 – 2100
4G Network :: LTE 800 – 1800 – 2600
Operating System Android OS, v4.4.2 (KitKat)
SIM Yes
Chipset Intel Atom Z3580
Processing Quad-core 2.3 GHz
Graphics PowerVR G6430
Sensors Accelerometer, gyro, compass
Announced 2014, June
Status Coming soon. Exp. release 2014, Q3
Manufacturer Asus
Body
 
Dimensions (WxDxH) 213 x 123 x 7.5 mm (8.39 x 4.84 x 0.30 in)
Weight 299 g (10.55 oz)
Colors Available White, Pink, Blue
Display
 
Type IPS LCD capacitive touchscreen, 16M colors
Size 1200 x 1920 pixels, 8.0 inches (~283 ppi pixel density)
Touch Screen Yes, up to 10 fingers
Protection Corning Gorilla Glass 3
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Sound
 
Alert Types Vibration, MP3 ringtones
Loudspeaker Yes, with stereo speakers
3.5mm jack Yes
Memory
 
Card Slots No
Internal 16/32 GB, 2 GB RAM
Data & Communications
 
GPRS Yes
EDGE Yes
Speed HSDPA, 42 Mbps; HSUPA, 5.76 Mbps; LTE, Cat4, 50 Mbps UL, 150 Mbps DL
Messaging Email, Push Mail, IM
Browsers HTML5
Radio No
GPS & Navigation Yes, with GLONASS
WLAN Wi-Fi 802.11 a/b/g/n/ac, dual-band, Wi-Fi hotspot
Bluetooth v4.0
USB microUSB v2.0
Camera
 
Resolution 5 MP, 2592 х 1944 pixels
Features Geo-tagging
Video Yes
Battery
 
Type Non-removable Li-Po battery (15.2 Wh)
Stand By
Talk Time
Music Play

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