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Asus Fonepad 8 FE380CG

alaTest has collected and analyzed 177 reviews of Asus Fonepad 8 FE380CG. The average rating for this product is 4.2/5, compared to an average rating of 4.3/5 for other products in the same category for all reviews. Views about the portability and durability are overall positive. The size and performance are also appreciated. Comments are divided on the camera, and there are some less positive reviews about the storage and battery.

usability, performance, size, durability, portability

battery, storage

We analyzed user and expert ratings, product age and more factors. Compared to other products in the same category the Asus Fonepad 8 FE380CG is awarded an overall alaScore™ of 89/100 = Very good quality.

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Expert review by : Aloysius Low (cnet.com)

Asus FonePad 8 phablet will make your face look ludicrously tiny (hands-on)

 

Has Asus taken the whole phablet concept overboard with the 8-inch Intel-powered FonePad 8? Perhaps.

Jun, 2014

Expert review by : Manuel Masiero (notebookcheck.net)

Asus Fonepad 8 FE380CG Tablet Review

 

A surfboard on your ear. The 8-inch tablet Asus Fonepad 8 is a joy to use with its fast quad-core SoC. You also get 2 slots for micro-SIM cards, so the tablet can be transformed into a smartphone and connection to the Internet is possible via UMTS.

Sturdy case, Good haptics, Two SIM slots, Current Android 4.4.2, Bright display, High viewing angle stability, Natural colors, Good sound, Decent main camera, Long battery runtime

Only 4 GB free storage, Poor webcam, Battery cannot be replaced

The Asus Fonepad 8 FE380CG convinces with a good overall package. Thanks to the combination of the quad-core SoC Intel Atom Z3560 and the integrated PowerVR G6430 graphics chip, the 8-inch tablet has sufficient performance reserves that no app or game...

Sep, 2014

Expert review by : Aloysius Low (cnet.co.uk)

Asus FonePad 8 phablet will make your face look ludicrously tiny (hands-on)

 

Has Asus taken the whole phablet concept overboard with the 8-inch Intel-powered FonePad 8? Perhaps.

Expert review by : Mihir Patkar (indianexpress.com)

Asus Fonepad 8 Express Review: A good budget tablet

 

At Rs 13,999, there are few tablets that do a better job than the Asus FonePad 8.

Mar, 2015

Expert review by : Digit Tablets (digit.in)

Asus Fonepad 8 FE380CG

 

Asus Fonepad 8 FE380CG is a budget dual-SIM tablet with voice calling capabilities. It has an 8 inch display with 1280 x 800 pixels resolution. The tablet has a 1.3 GHz quad-core Intel Atom processor and runs Android 4.4 OS. It has 2 GB RAM and 16 GB...

Jan, 2015

Product Specifications

Audio

Audio system:SonicMaster
Built-in Microphone:Y / Yes
Built-in speaker(s):Y
Built-in speakers: Yes
Number of built-in speakers:2

Battery

Battery Capacity:15.2
Battery capacity (Watt hours):15.2
Battery life (max):12
Battery performance:4000
Battery Technology:Lithium Polymer (LiPo)
Continuous video playback time:12
Number of battery cells:1
Standby time (3G):600
Talk time (3G):12 / 21

Camera

Front camera:Y
Front camera resolution (numeric):0.3 / 2
Rear camera:Y
Rear camera resolution (numeric):2 / 5
Video recording:Y / Yes
Video recording modes:720p

Design

Color of product:Black / Gold / Red / White
Device type:Mini tablet / Phablet
Form Factor:Slate
Product color:Gold

Display

Display brightness:400
Display Diagonal:8
Display Resolution:1280 x 800
Display Technology:IPS
LED backlight:Y / Yes
Touch screen: Yes
Touch screen type:Capacitive
Touch technology:Multi-Touch
Touchscreen:Y
Touchscreen type:Capacitive

Energy Management

AC adapter power:7

Graphics

Graphics adapter:HD Graphics
Graphics adapter family:Intel

Memory

Internal memory:1 / 2
Internal memory type:LPDDR3-SDRAM

Messaging

E-mail: Yes

Networking

2G:Y
2G standards:EDGE,GSM
3G:Y / Yes
3G standards:DC-HSPA+,WCDMA / HSDPA+,HSUPA / HSPA+,WCDMA / HSPA,UMTS / WCDMA
4G:N
Bluetooth:Y / Yes
Bluetooth version:4.0
Digital Living Network Alliance (DLNA) certified:Y
DLNA Certified: Yes
Dual SIM support: Yes
Ethernet LAN:N
Ethernet LAN connection: No
Top Wi-Fi standard:IEEE 802.11n
Wi-Fi standards:802.11a, 802.11b, 802.11g, 802.11n / 802.11b, 802.11g, 802.11n / IEEE 802.11b, IEEE 802.11g, IEEE 802.11n / IEEE 802.11b,IEEE 802.11g,IEEE 802.11n

Other Features

64-bit computing: Yes
CardBus PCMCIA slot type: No
Docking connector: No
DVI port: No
ExpressCard slot: No
Intel Virtualization Technology:VT-i / VT-x
Intel® Virtualization Technology (Intel® VT):VT-i / VT-x
Miracast:Y
Processor socket:FC-MB5T1064
Total Storage Capacity:8
Wi-Fi: Yes

Packaging Content

AC adapter bundled: Yes
AC adapter included:Y
Cables included:AC / UDMA / USB
Keyboard supplied:N / No
Manual:Y / Yes
Quick start guide: Yes
Warranty card:Y / Yes

Performance

Accelerometer:Y / Yes
Ambient light sensor:Y / Yes
Assisted GPS (A-GPS):Y / Yes
Electronic compass:Y / Yes
GLONASS:Y
GPS: Yes
GPS (satellite):Y
Gyroscope: Yes
Position location:Y
Proximity sensor:Y / Yes

Ports & interfaces

Combo headphone/mic port:Y / Yes
DC-in jack: No
Headphone connectivity:3.5 mm
Headphone out:N / Y
Micro-USB 2.0 ports quantity:1
Microphone in:N / No / Yes
Mobile High-Definition Link (MHL):N
SmartCard slot: No

Power

AC adapter power:7

Processor

Conflict Free processor:Y
Graphics & IMC lithography:22
Processor:Z3530 / Z3560
Processor ARK ID:81194 / 84072
Processor boost frequency:1.33 / 1.83
Processor cache:2
Processor cache type:L3 / Smart Cache
Processor code:SR1YR
Processor codename:Moorefield
Processor cores:4
Processor family:Intel® Atom™
Processor frequency:1.3 / 1.33 / 1.83
Processor lithography:22
Processor model:Z3530 / Z3560
Processor operating modes:32-bit, 64-bit / 64-bit
Processor package size:14 / 14 x 14
Processor threads:4
Stepping:B0
Supported instruction sets:AES,SSE2,SSE3,SSE4.1,SSE4.2,SSSE3 / SSE4.2,SSSE3,SSE2,SSE3,SSE4.1
Thermal Monitoring Technologies:Y
Tjunction:90
UART:Y

Processor special features

Embedded options available:N / No
Enhanced Intel SpeedStep Technology:Y / Yes
Execute Disable Bit:Y / Yes
Idle States:Y / Yes
Intel 64:Y
Intel Anti-Theft Technology: No
Intel Enhanced Halt State:Y / Yes
Intel Hyper-Threading Technology: No
Intel Identity Protection Technology: No
Intel My WiFi Technology: No
Intel Rapid Start Technology: No
Intel Secure Key Technology version:1.00
Intel Smart Connect Technology: No
Intel Smart Idle Technology:Y
Intel Smart Idle Technology version:1.00
Intel Smart Response Technology: No
Intel Turbo Boost Technology: No
Intel Virtualization Technology (VT-x):Y
Intel vPro Technology: No
Intel Wireless Display (WiDi) Technology: Yes
Intel® AES New Instructions (Intel® AES-NI):Y
Intel® Anti-Theft Technology (Intel® AT):N
Intel® Hyper Threading Technology (Intel® HT Technology):N
Intel® Identity Protection Technology (Intel® IPT):N
Intel® My WiFi Technology (Intel® MWT):N
Intel® Rapid Start Technology: No
Intel® Secure Key:Y
Intel® Small Business Advantage (Intel® SBA):N
Intel® Smart Response Technology: No
Intel® Turbo Boost Technology:N / No
Intel® vPro™ Technology:N
Intel® Wireless Display (Intel® WiDi):Y
Physical Address Extension (PAE):Y

Software

Operating system installed:Android / Android 4.4
Operating system version:4.4
Platform:Android

Storage

Card reader integrated:Y / Yes
Compatible memory cards:Memory Stick (MS) / Microdrive / MicroSD (TransFlash)
Internal storage capacity:16 / 8
Maximum memory card size:64
Storage media:Flash

Weight & Dimensions

Depth:0.35 / 0.366 / 8.43
Height:0.35 / 0.366 / 4.72 / 8.27 / 8.43
Weight:10.9 / 11.6
Width:4.72 / 8.43