Asus Fonepad 8 with voice calling functionality launched for Rs. 13999

With the increasing demand for the Fonepad variants, Asus has now launched the Asus Fonepad 8 in India.


Asus has announced the launch of the Asus Fonepad 8, which is the company’s latest tablet in Fonepad series with dual SIM support, 3G and voice calling capabilities. The device has an 8 inch IPS display with resolution of 1280 x 800 pixels. The smartphone is powered by a 1.33 GHz quad core Intel Atom processor with 2 GB of RAM and 16 GB of internal storage.

The Asus Fonepad 8 has a 5 MP rear facing auto focus camera with LED flash. There is also a front facing 2 MP camera. The device runs on the latest Android KitKat version with a 4000 mAh battery. The handset is priced at Rs. 13999 and would be available from Flipkart.

Speaking about the Asus Fonepad 8, Peter Chang, Regional Head, South Asia & Country Manager, System Business Group, ASUS India, said, “Redefining the user experience of calling tablets category, we are elated to bring our 8 inch Fonepad 8 to the country. The device features next generation interface ‘ASUS ZenUI’ improves on your smart device experience, giving you a brand new user interface that features over 1000 upgrades and enhancements over the standard Android operating system. Our Fonepad series have constantly introduced widely accepted innovation and all the necessary functionality; which has been loved by all our users. This encourages us to go beyond the regular and deliver incredible.”

Asus Fonepad 8 (FE380CG) specs:

  • 8 inch display
  • 1280 x 800 pixels resolution
  • 1.33 GHz quad core processor
  • 2 GB RAM
  • 16 GB internal memory
  • 5 MP primary camera
  • 2 MP front facing camera
  • Android v4.4 KitKat
  • 4000 mAh battery