Asus VivoTab Note 8 is another compact tablet with Windows 8.1
A few days ago, the network got a user manual for a future tablet with Windows 8.1 from Asus. In General, as expected, the company unveiled its new VivoTab Note 8 at CES 2014.
The tablet runs Windows 8.1 and has an 8-inch display with a resolution of 1280 x 800 pixels, which provides for a digitizer from Wacom. With it, users will be able to draw by hand, like paints on a sheet of paper. With this feature, manufacturers strive to attract customers who are fond of applications such as Sketchpad, or those who are constantly making handwritten notes. The tablet will work perfectly with OneNote or Fresh Paint.
Inside the VivoTab Note 8 is nothing impressive. As the CPU Asus chose the Intel Atom Z3470, the amount of RAM is 2 GB, and storage the files are 64 GB of internal storage. The tablet has a microSD slot that allows to increase the available space for the files, but the interface Micro HDMI were ignored by the company, so to connect the tablet to a compatible TV or monitor like that, alas, will not work. Other interfaces, wired and wireless, fortunately, has Wi-Fi, Bluetooth 4.0+HS, micro USB and Miracast. Also, the device has a 5-megapixel main camera and HD front facing camera, a built-in battery promises up to 8 hours without recharging.
The physical dimensions of the Vivo Tab Note 8 as follows: the thickness of 10.95 mm and a weight of 380 grams. The model will be offered with 32 GB and 64 GB of internal memory for $299 and $349 respectively. Asus promises that both versions will be on sale in the first quarter or early in the second quarter of 2014.