Taiwanese multinational company Asus jumped in the bandwagon of devices with a Stylus pen with the VivoTab Note 8, announced during the CES 2014 last January held in Las Vegas, USA. The tablet is now on the Microsoft Store, and we have info on the pricing and other details. Catch them after the break!
Running on the latest Windows 8.1, the VivoTab Note 8 features an 8 inch IPS display powered by a 1.33GHz Intel Atom Z3740 processor with 2GB of RAM. There’s also a 32GB of eMMC storage, 5 megapixel rear and 1.2 megapixel front cameras and a battery life that promises up to 8 hours of juice on a single charge.
The VivoTab Note 8 also comes with a Wacom Digitizer pen housed on the bottom of the tablet, with over 1,000 levels of pressure sensitivity, ensuring precision and ease of pin-point control. There’s also SonicMaster audio and a pre-installed copy of Microsoft Office Home and Student 2013 valued at $139, for free.
The Asus VivoTab Note 8 32 GB is priced at $329 ($30 higher when it was announced). No word yet for the availability and pricing of the 64 GB variant.
Asus VivoTab Note 8 official full specs:
- Windows 8.1
- 1.33GHz Intel Atom Z3740 1.33 GHz with Turbo Boost Technology up to 1.86 GHz
- 8 inch ( 800 x 1280 pixels ) WXGA IPS LED-backlit screen with 5-finger multi-touch support
- 2 GB of RAM
- 32 GB of eMMC storage
- microSD/SDHC/SDXC card slot to up to 64 GB
- 5 megapixel back camera
- 2 megapixel front camera with 720p video recording
- WiFi 802.11a/b/g/n, Bluetooth 4.0, Miracast support
- Micro USB 2.0, Headphone/Microphone jack combo
- Wacom Digitizer pen
- 15.5w battery
- Pre-installed Microsoft Office Home & Student 2013