After learning about the Asus Eeebook X205 we now hear about yet another affordable device from the same makers. The device is 8-inch tablet that is dubbed as Asus VivoTab 8 (M81C). Unlike the predecessor tablets under the VivoTab the new VivoTab brings pretty specs. The new tablet was spotted recently over Amazon selling at an affordable price tag. Asus VivoTab 8 (M81C) sports 8-inch IPS display, 2GB RAM, powered by Intel Atom Bay Trail-T processor, and measures just 8.8 mm on its thicker ends. Folks if you are rooting for an affordable and reliable tablet on a phablet screen then you can go for the new VivoTab 8.
The Taiwanese tablet maker has announced an affordable tablet targeting the teenagers. The new tablet Asus VivoTab 8 (M81C) is selling at Amazon for $199USD. Not only it’s affordable but the spec onboard is quite amazing.
As per the specifications, Asus VivoTab 8 sports 8-inch IPS touchscreen display 10-point multi-touch support having a resolution of 1280 x 800 pixels. It is running on Windows 8.1 operating system. The tablet measures 124.9 x 211.7 x 8.8 mm and weighs about 330 grams.
Under the hood, the Asus VivoTab 8 (M81C) packs quad-core 64-bit Intel Atom Bay Trail-T chipset clocked at 1.33 GHz. Memory-wise, the tablet is offered with 2GB of RAM, 32GB internal storage that can be expanded using microSD card up to 64GB.
For connectivity, the tablet supports Wi-Fi 802.11 a/b/g/n, Bluetooth v4.0 with Miracast support, GPS/ GLONASS, microUSB, etc. On the imaging section, the VivoTab 8 sports 2-megapixel for photography and video recording. It also features 2MP front facing camera for video chatting and selfie. The tablet is backed up by 15.2 Wh Li-polymer battery. It is available in four colour variants like black, white, gold, and purple.
Besides the specs aforementioned, Asus VivoTab 8 (M81C) comes with one-year free subscription to Microsoft Office 365 Personal and 5GB cloud storage space. The tablet is priced at $199USD. Interested folks can grab the unit from online e-retailer Amazon.