Tuesday, April 02, 2013, 9:23:09 PM | email@example.com (Giampa E Parangian)
Fonepad is not the first tablet phone, previously had a lot of manufacturers that offer tablet plus phone, their device on the electronics market known as Phabet. Manufacturers saw the market gap between the 7-inch tablet with a smartphone.
Since the 7-inch tablet has a small size, easy to carry more users such as mobile phones. Manufacturers phabet hoping to meet the needs of tablet users as well as mobile phone users.
Phabet is a relatively new market segment, manufacturers are faced with a tendency phabet user: Are fairly comfortable using a phone with a larger size than the smartphone that smaller and thinner?
Asus Android tablet that already had the market trying to get into this market gap by launching Fonepad.
The device was introduced at Mobile World Congress 2013 in Barcelona, 25 February 2013. The plan will be marketed globally in April 2013.
Aside from being a tablet, Fonepad has features to support the functions of a mobile phone. The device is equipped with a Micro-SIM card slot which can also be used to connect to the 3G network .. For internal memory provided two options, 8GB or 16GB. If less memory, expandable with microSD up to 32GB.
Fonepad Asus is a phone tablet that uses the latest operating system based on Android, which is version 4.1 Jelly Bean. Fonepad uses a capacitive touch screen measuring 7-inch with 1280 x 800 pixels. The screen uses a black frame, while the rear panel is available in gray and gold.
To gain access speed of 1.2GHz, the performance Fonepad equipped with Intel Atom Z2420 processor and supported by 1GB of RAM and PowerVR SGX540 graphics processor unit. Fonepad use 4.270mAh capacity battery is claimed to last up to 9 hours of continuous use.
Like most cell phones, Fonepad is also equipped rear camera with a 3 megapixel power and a 1.3 megapixel front camera. Fonepad be sold at a price of 249 U.S. dollars, buyers can use two devices at once, tablets and mobile phones.
ASUS FONEPAD Specification
OS : Android 4.1 Jelly Bean
Size : 7.0 inches “216 ppi pixel density”
Card slot/memory : microSD, up to 32 GB. 8/16 GB, 1 GB RAM
Camera : 3.15 MP 2048×1536 pixels, Secondary Yes, 1.2 MP
Video : Yes, 720p
Chipset : Intel Atom Z2420
CPU : 1.2 GHz
GPU : PowerVR SGX540
Battery : Li-Ion 4270 mAh stand-by : P Up to 9 hours
Price : US $ 249 / £ 179/€ 219
Available : Release 2013, April
Monday, April 01, 2013, 7:12:37 AM | firstname.lastname@example.org (Giampa E Parangian)
Android 4.0 7 tablet is another popular term for Android-4 based tablet or that can be updated to version 4 and has a 7 inch screen. The main advantages of this tablet so as to attract the attention of consumers is the price is relatively cheap, so when it launches able to achieve massive sales.
Tablet PC has the type as it is launched Kindle Fire by Amazon. Then followed by the Nexus 7 is launched by Google. Kindle Fire pioneered cheap price tablet, Nexus 7 cemented the trend in the tablet market. Both are based on the Android operating system.
Google carefully calculate the cost of production for the Nexus 7 to be sold is not over-priced Kindle Fire 199 USD. Of course, to win the competition, Nexus 7 must be designed to have a technological advantage.
Logically, there is not a product sold at a low price, but still comes with many features and capabilities as the standard tablet competitors that are sold at expensive prices.
There should be a left hand, but still able to meet the needs of users. Nexus 7 sacrificing one camera, so it only comes with a 1.2 Mp front camera. Also only have Wi-Fi connection, though later on 13 November 2012 launched the Nexus 32Gb 3G.
The strategy of the Amazon was previously known as the biggest online bookstore and Google as the biggest search engine, more creative than with vendors who rely on technological superiority.
Kindle Fire and Nexus 7, has a lot of rumors and predictions of observers who posted on the Internet and published in many print media. This is a campaign to make consumers want to know more about a new product.
Although the Kindle Fire and Nexus 7 has not been released, they have prospective customers. The climax, when the product is launched – the consumer gets an offer with very cheap prices. Then sales took place on a large scale.
Inexpensive products that maintain the quality – as it determines the credibility of the big names Amazon and Google. Despite its limited features and specifications, will be accepted with awe by the consumer, in the end they understand the correlation between price and specifications.
For a version with more features and complete specifications, was launched based on estimates if the market is beginning to fill with the first version. The goal is to users who need more features, while the cheap price is ingrained impression on consumers.
This strategy is difficult to do by other manufacturers, Kindle Fire and Nexus 7 not final product – so it can be sold cheaply. Amazon and Google are still able to benefit from the content they have, which is downloadable from their cheap tablet.
Saturday, March 30, 2013, 6:32:04 PM | email@example.com (Giampa E Parangian)
7 Google Android Tablet is another name of Nexus 7, which was launched in San Francisco in June 2012. At the same time, Google also announced a new Android operating system version 4.1 or Jelly Bean. Of course, the Nexus tablet 7 also became the first to use Jelly Bean 4.1
Two weeks earlier, Apple announced its iOS mobile operating system version 6. As confront competitors in the tablet market, Google launched the Nexus 7 then and is offered at a price of 199 USD. Same with the Kindle Fire, the Amazon tablet made that first rocked the tablet market because it is sold at a price of 199USD.
Nexus 7 developed a cheap tablet trend initiated by the Kindle Fire. Today, competition in the tablet market is not only determined by technological superiority, but also by the low price. It’s a blow for the iPad are sold with high prices and dominate the tablet market.
Analysts predict a Nexus 7 “iPad killer”, although Google’s tablet in collaboration with Asus rely on Wi-Fi networks are not equipped for 3G network, and has only one camera on the front.
7 Google Android Tablet supports Near Field Communication (NFC) and became the first device using Google’s Chrome browser app pre-installed.
Google’s features are included to increase the benefits of the Nexus 7 is the latest digital map Google Maps, which can be accessed without an internet connection.
Advantages Nexus 7 compared to competitors in its class is the cheap price. Nexus 7 also feels lighter and easier to grip, weighs about 340 grams because it is designed from plastic material.
In the size of 7-inch LCD screen, the Nexus 7 using IPS technology with the LED backlit display with a capacitive touchscreen. With a resolution of 1280×800 pixels with a density of 216 pixels per inch screen, the appearance of the image becomes sharp.
Based operating system Android 4.1 Jelly Bean, Nexus 7 speed and performance to be one of the hallmarks of the Android tablet for dominance of the tablet market dominated by the iPad.