ASUS Eee Pad Slider may launch in September
Mobile users who want the best of both tablet and traditional notebook worlds will be well served by the Eee Pad Slider. judging by a recent report from Notebook Italia and the tab's new product page, it looks like we may actually see a September launch for the 10.1 ” IPS touch-screen for finger-friendly use -- in Italy, also the QWERTYfied tablet packs a 1280 x 800 WXGA display, dual-core 1GHz NVIDIA Tegra 2 processor, 1GB of memory, 1.2 megapixel front-facing camera, 5 megapixel rear-facing camera, USB 2.0, mini-HDMI, microSD card reader, WiFi and Bluetooth, and will come in both 16GB and 32GB versions for €479 and €599 price points overseas, while $400 and $550 models should hit the US. Android 3.1 Honeycomb is running the show, and ASUS promises that the Slider is upgradeable to Android 3.2. ASUS has also included a number of productivity apps on the Slider, including Polaris Office 3.0.
Built-in digital cameras on the front (1.2MP) and rear (5MP) of the Slider allow for easy video chat and digital photography while the Android® 3.0 operating system makes sharing photos by internet, email and social media sites a breeze. The intuitive interface provides user-friendly control via the capacitive touch-screen and optional onboard 3G allows for go-anywhere internet access, making the Slider the ideal device for mobile professionals with work-oriented needs. The Eee Pad Slide will be available in both pearl white and metallic brown color options.
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