In case you’re in need for a compact and powerful tablet, Verizon has an offer that may catch you attention. In partnership with ASUS the Big Red unveiled today the ZenPad Z8. Being an 8-incher the slate packs solid hardware and LTE connectivity, which altogether make it a perfect work companion and portable center of entertainment. The ZenPad Z8 is already available for pre-order with its shipping planned to kick off next week.
Verizon opened pre-orders on the ASUS Zen Pad Z8 tablet. Being a media powerhouse on the go, the slate packs solid specs, speedy 4G LTE connectivity and low monthly price.
Being the ASUS first US-oriented tablet sporting Qualcomm’s chipset, the ZenPad Z8 arrives powered by the hexa-core Snapdragon 650 processor coupled with 2GB RAM and 16GB of built-in storage. If the storage space isn’t enough to you, it may be easily expanded by another 128GB via microSD cards. Along with Adreno 510 GPU in charge of graphics the computing parameters should deliver smooth Android 6.0.1 Marshmallow experience the slate runs out of box.
Going deeper into the specs, the ZenPad Z8 houses a pretty compact 7.9-inch screen panel with 2048×1536 p of resolution and 178-degree viewing angles for great readability, whereas dual-front facing stereo speakers with DTS-HD support will take care for immersive audio experience. In the optics department, the tablet offers its potential users an 8MP PixelMaster rear-facing camera combined with a 2MP front snapper. Kept alive by a 4,680 mAh battery the device delivers 13 hours of constant usage. Moving on to the ZenPad Z8’s connectivity options, they include 4G LTE, Wi-Fi, Bluetooth and USB Type-C connectivity.
Right now the ASUS media powerhouse is within your reach exclusively at Verizon. Starting today the ZenPad Z8 is available for pre-order from Verizon online store. All those of you who will buy the tablet within the next few days are promised to receive the device on June 23rd, which is the date of its official Verizon’s debut.
When it comes to pricing, the ZenPad Z8 is accessible within the carrier’s installment plan within which you will pay it off in 24 monthly payments each worth $10.41. However, if you don’t want to sign up for the 2-year plan you can purchase the device paying its full retail price. If you choose this option the tablet will cost you $249.99. In addition, if you have nothing against binding yourself with a 2-year contract, the ZenPad Z8 may be yours for $149.99.