The ASUS MeMO Pad Is A 7-Inch Android Tablet With A Price Of $149

Posted Jan 23, 2013

ASUS recently announced a new tablet based on the Android 4.1 operating system that is one of the cheapest in it’s category.  The 7-inch Android tablet is called the ASUS MeMO Pad.  The MeMO Pad retails for only $149 and will be available in 3 colors: Sugar White, Titanium Gray, and Cherry Pink.  All 3 colors will have the same non-slip diamond-pattern finish that is on the back of the tablet.  Other specs include a 1GHz VIA WM8950 CPU and a Mali-400 GPU.  The MeMO Pad supports 10 points of touch and is LED backlit.  The resolution of the MeMO Pad is 1024 x 600 with 140-degree viewing angles.

The display has a 350-nit brightness to make it easy to use in direct sunlight.  The tablet can be purchased in either 8GB or 16GB of internal storage with a microSD card slot supporting up to 32GB of additional storage.  The MeMO Pad has a one-megapixel front camera with a back-illuminated sensor to record 720p HD resolution video.  The MeMO Pad has integrated WiFi, a microphone, and a 3.5mm headphone input.  The internal battery works at 7 hours of use per charge.