In the event Computex 2011, Asus introduced the newest products that make visitors surprised, named Padfone. Called as Padfone, it consists of a gadget that Android handset coupled with 10-inch tablet device. The handset’s 4.3 inch sail can be inserted into the back of the tablet that has a special slot to hold it, stick like batteries in mobile phones.
Two devices can be connected to the Internet with a single SIM card. Similarly, storage capacity, both devices can share a memory storage so that when users store files or applications on the phone, then automatically the data could also be opened in the tablet.
When the handset is tucked in the back of the tablet, the activity that had been done on the phone can seamlessly continue in the tablet. For example, read e-mails or surf the Internet. In this position, the phone while recharging the battery by taking power from the tablet. Then, the tablet can also take advantage Padfone owned mobile phone 3G connection.
Padfone is unclear will run Android Honeycomb OS or the latest Android OS. however, it seems that Padfone will run the Android operating system Ice Cream Sandwich, considering the latest version of Android is what ‘could’ unify Android phones and tablets.
Besides being equipped with microHDMI and microUSB port that can be connected to the tablet, this smartphone also has a 5 MP camera with a resolution on the back.
Regional Director South-East Asia Asus, Rex Lee said padfone still in the testing stage. “There might be marketed end of the year,”.