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Chip Shot: ASUS Announced New Lineup of Tablets Based on Intel

ASUS announced a lineup of innovative tablets that caters for a wide range of computing needs. All are based on Intel® Atom™ processors running Android. The ASUS Fonepad 7 and Fonepad 8 which provide phone functionality with 7 and 8-inch screen sizes for uncompromising multitasking capabilities are based on the Intel® Atom™ Z3560 processor (“Moorefield”). The ASUS MeMO Pad 7 and MeMO Pad 8 were also announced, featuring the 64-bit Intel® Atom™ Z3745 processor (“Bay Trail”), with outstanding performance for fast web browsing, immersive gaming and smooth video playback. Two new ASUS Transformer Pad tablets are also being showcased by ASUS based on the Intel® Atom™ Z3700 Processor Series (“Bay Trail”) with an option of full HD IPS display and LTE WWAN.