Asus PadFone Mini makes its debut

The two-in-one device gets a mini version

Just a day ago we shared with you image leaks of the PadFone Mini. Now it’s been officially launched in Taiwan. 

Mini hybrid

The tinier follow-up to the current PadFone Infinity, the PadFone Mini sees the smartphone portion shrunk down to a 4.3-inch screen from a 5-incher, and the tablet dock shrunk to a good 7-inches from a 10-inch.

Getting shot by a shrink ray isn’t the only thing the PadFone Mini offers.  It’s kitted out with some pretty decent specs as well, including a 1.4GHz quad-core Snapdragon MSM8226 processor with 1GB of RAM, and 16GB of storage. The smartphone's screen has a 960 x 540 resolution while the tablet has a 1,280 x 800 resolution, and it’ll also be running on Android 4.3 Jelly Bean. As for battery capacity, the phone comes with a 1500mAH battery and the tablet 2200mAH.

The price for the PadFone Mini is NT$11,990 (S$503) and Singapore will be one of the countries that'll it'll be launched in. So stay tuned for the local launch and we'll update this space as soon as it happens.

Source: Engadget