Another 7 inch tablet from Asus – the Fonepad 7 FE170CG is now available for Rs. 8,999. It is powered by Intel Clover Trail plus 1.2GHz (Z2520) multi core processor with Power VR SGX 544 MP2 GPU and comes with built in 3G support & voice functionality.

This Fonepad 7 runs Android 4.3 Jelly Bean out of the box and it is clearly mentioned that the tab will get KitKat (Android 4.4.2) update. This tab comes packed with 1GB RAM, 4GB storage and micro SD card support of up to 64GB.

There is 2MP rear auto focus camera with FHD video recording support and a front camera too of VGA resolution. Screen is standard 7 inches with 10 point multi touch. Supported resolution is 1024 x 600 pixels.

Asus FE170CG tab weight is 290 grams and 10.7 mm thick. Key features are 3G (42Mbps), 2G, Wi-Fi, micro USB port, front speaker with sonicmaster technology, GPS, Bluetooth 4.0 and head phone jack.

Asus Fonepad 7 FE170CG with 3G / voice for Rs. 8,999

Battery mAh is not mentioned but as per the company it gives usage time of up to 10 hours. The tablet is available in different colours (black, white, red and blue) do note that the white colour tablet comes with single SIM slot and the other colours are with dual SIM slots.

Asus Fonepad 7 2014 FE1720 CG white is available for Rs. 8,999.

By Rajeev Rana

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