Asus ZenPad Z8 with Snapdragon 650 and 4G support launched

While Asus has been focusing on its smartphone line-up, the company has now launched a tablet – the Asus ZenPad Z8.


Asus has announced the launch of the Asus ZenPad Z8, which is the company’s latest tablet offering in the ZenPad series. The device has a 7.9 inch IPS display with resolution of 2048 x 1536 pixels. The tablet is powered by the hexa core Snapdragon 650 processor with 2 GB of RAM and 16 GB of internal storage.

The Asus ZenPad Z8 has an 8 MP rear facing auto focus camera. There is also a front facing 5 MP camera. The device runs on the Android Marshmallow version with a 4680 mAh battery. The tablet has 4G LTE connectivity. The handset is priced at $249.99 (approx. Rs. 17000) and is available in Black colour.

Speaking about the Asus ZenPad Z8, Benson Lin, corporate vice president and general manager, Mobile Communications, ASUS, said, “ASUS is excited to launch the ZenPad Z8 with Verizon. The ASUS ZenPad Z8 brings an incredible feature set and top-end specifications to Verizon customers at a very attractive price. We’re thrilled to begin this relationship with Verizon and for users to experience the ZenPad Z8 on Verizon’s expansive 4G LTE network.

Asus ZenPad Z8 specs:

  • 7.9 inch display
  • 2048 x 1536 pixels resolution
  • 1.5 GHz hexa core Qualcomm Snapdragon 650 processor
  • 2 GB RAM
  • 16 GB internal memory
  • 8 MP primary camera
  • 2 MP front facing camera
  • Android v6.0.1 Marshmallow
  • 4680 mAh battery