Asus ZenPad 8.0 ‏(Z380M) Updated To Android 7.0 Today

Asus ZenPad 8.0 ‏(Z380M) was launched with Android 6.0 in June last year, but today got some Nougat to chew on instead, with the V5.3.7 firmware rolling out today, which included the Android 7.0 update. The Asus ZenPad 8.0 ‏(Z380M) Android 7.0 update is presented as a global update by Asus, and not just a national one either. So if you haven’t received your automatic OTA update yet, you can … more…

Asus ZenPad 8.0 (Z380C) In Stores In The US

The Asus ZenPad 8.0 (Z380C) is in stores in the US, as the cheapest 8-inch Android tablet from Asus in 2015, with an official MSRP of $149. I thought the price was important to point out since I’ve seen a few listings today where this tablet is retailing for $229. But really, the price should not be more than $149: http://www.amazon.com/ASUS-ZenPad-Z380C-A1-BK-Tablet-Black After all, the 8-inch Asus ZenPad S 8.0 (Z580C) … more…

Asus ZenPad S 8.0 (Z580C) 2GB $199 Version

Asus ZenPad S 8.0 (Z580C) 2GB RAM

Asus unveiled two great 8-inch Asus ZenPad S 8.0 versions at COMPUTEX on June 1. The cheapest of these, the Asus ZenPad S 8.0 (Z580C) with the lowest specs went on sale on BestBuy in July for $229, while the top end model of these, the 4GB RAM model Asus ZenPad S 8.0 (Z580CA) started taking orders ahead of release a few days ago. But now the Asus ZenPad S … more…

Asus ZenPad S 8.0 (Z580CA) Taking Orders

The top-end Android 5.0 tablet Asus ZenPad S 8.0 (Z580CA) (with 4GB RAM) is taking orders in the US for $299 ahead of August release: http://www.amazon.com/ASUS-ZenPad-Z580CA The Asus ZenPad S 8.0 (Z580CA) launch comes a month after the release of the Asus ZenPad S 8.0 (Z580C) that has the same high-resolution display, but lower hardware specs otherwise. Both versions of Asus ZenPad S 8.0 were first unveiled at COMPUTEX on … more…

Asus ZenPad C 7.0 (Z170C) In Store For $99

Asus ZenPad C 7.0 (Z170 C)

The first Asus ZenPad have appeared in store, with the Asus ZenPad C 7.0 (Z170C) taking orders for $99, while the release date is July 12 in the US: http://www.amazon.com/ASUS-ZENPAD-Z170C-A1-BK-16-Tablet Asus ZenPad C 7.0 is the cheapest new Android tablet from Asus in their new ZenPad series. And it’s also one of the best budget tablets in the category of entry level 7-inch Android tablets under $100, the other one … more…

Asus ZenPad 7.0 (Z370C / CG) Announced At COMPUTEX 2015

Asus ZenPad 7.0

Asus have announced four 7-inch Zenpad tablets at COMPUTEX 2015 in Taiwan. Two of them are the entry level Asus ZenPad C 7.0 tablets with 1024 x 600 resolution that we covered earlier, the other two are the Asus ZenPad 7.0 tablets with 1280 x 800 resolution, covered here: Asus ZenPad 7.0 is a set of new 7-inch Android 5.0 tablets that are one notch above entry level. The two … more…

Asus ZenPad C 7.0 (Z170C / CG) Budget Tablets Unveiled

Asus ZenPad C 7.0

Asus ZenPad C 7.0 (Z170C / Z170CG) are the two cheapest ZenPad tablets unveiled by Asus at COMPUTEX 2015. These are 7-inch entry level Android tablets: http://www.amazon.com/ASUS-ZENPAD-Z170C-A1-BK-16-Tablet/dp/B010FGJKWC/ The Z170C is the Wi-Fi only model, while the Z170CG model is the 2G/3G model. The Wi-Fi model has the new quad-core Intel Atom x3-C3200 processor, while the 2G/3G model has the Intel Atom x3-C3230 processor instead. They both have a Mali-450 MP4 … more…

Asus ZenPad 8.0 (Z380C / KL) Announced

Asus ZenPad 8

Asus unveiled four 8-inch ZenPad tablets today, two variants of the top-end Asus ZenPad S 8, and two variants of the Asus ZenPad 8.0, which we will be looking at here. The price of the Intel Atom x3-C3200 powered Asus ZenPad 8.0 begins at $149, with release in July, though it is already taking pre-orders before launch: http://www.amazon.com/ASUS-ZenPad-Z380C-A1-BK-Tablet Of the Asus ZenPad 8.0 models, the Z380C model is the Wi-Fi … more…

Asus ZenPad S 8.0 (Z580CA / C) Top-End Tablet Unveiled

Asus Zenpad S 8

Of all the tablets in the new ZenPad line of Android tablets unveiled today at COMPUTEX 2015, this is the centerpiece, the Asus ZenPad S 8.0 (Z580CA / C): http://www.amazon.com/ASUS-ZenPad-Z580CA-C1-BK-64-Tablet The main reasons are the 2048 x 1536 resolution display, up to 4GB of RAM, and good specs pretty much all over. To set them distinctively apart from other tablets, they also have the purse-fold design feature that Asus started … more…

Asus ZenPad 10 (Z300C / CL / CG) Announced At COMPUTEX 2015

Asus ZenPad 10

Asus announced a new 10.1-inch Android tablet today, with the Asus ZenPad 10, the largest tablet in the new Asus ZenPad family that was unveiled at COMPUTEX 2015 in Taiwan today. The price of Asus ZenPad 10 starts $179, with launch in July, though it is taking orders ahead of release already: http://www.amazon.com/ASUS-ZenPad-Z300C-A1-BK-Tablet (UPDATED: This tablet has now been replaced by the new Asus ZenPad 10 ‏(Z300M)) At launch, there … more…

Asus Tablets To Ship With Avast Mobile Security Starting With ZenPad

Avast Mobile Security

Avast announced yesterday that they have entered into a partnership with Asus that will lead to new Asus tablets shipping with 12-months of free Avast Mobile Security installed. What’s more is that Avast even announced that this will start with the new Asus Zenpad tablets that Asus haven’t officially announced to the public yet. They even went as far as to reveal some of the same model names that we … more…

Asus ZenPad 7.0 And 8.0 Unveiling June 1

Asus have now announced that they will hold one of their regular long press events on June 1 at the COMPUTEX Taipei International Information Technology Show in Taiwan. The title of their media event is “Zensation.” UPDATED Asus ZenPad C 7.0 (Z170C / CG) Budget Tablets Unveiled Asus ZenPad S 8.0 (Z580CA / C) Top-End Tablet Unveiled Asus ZenPad 10 (Z300C / CL / CG) Announced At COMPUTEX 2015 Asus … more…

Asus Zenpad 7 (Z170CG) Prototype In The Pipeline

Asus ZenPad

We first discovered the new Asus Zenpad line of Android tablets after some leaks in February, but now we have finally been able to find some new leaks which may start to indicate what we can expect from the new Zenpad line. Through the Indian trade register Zauba, we found out that a Asus Zenpad 7 (Z170CG) prototype have been exported from Taiwan and is undergoing testing. From the model … more…

Asus ZenPad Tablets Launch In 2015

Asus ZenPad

Asus is launching a new line of tablets with Android this year, and they will follow the branding of the Asus ZenFone smartphones, so that the tablets are called Asus ZenPad. The information came out through Asus 4Q 2014 investor conference, which is where we have the image of the ZenPad from. The specifications are not leaked in those documents, only the image is, so it’s too early to actually … more…