Singapore, 1 Apr 2014 — The latest addition to the Windows tablet family, ASUS today announced the availability of the ASUS VivoTab Note 8, an 8-inch Windows 8.1 tablet featuring a professional Wacom® digitizer stylus, making it an ideal pen-based tablet for productivity or creativity. Designed for professionals and students alike, the VivoTab Note 8 is bundled with Microsoft® Office Home and Student, which includes Microsoft WordTM, Excel TM, PowerPoint TM and OneNoteTM, VivoTab Note 8’s light 380g weight and the ability to use it one-handed make it an ideal mobile productivity tool. With slim bezel, a high-definition IPS display and an elegant design, the VivoTab Note 8 deserves pride of place in any business or educational environment. Starting from today, theVivoTab Note 8 will be retailing exclusively at Best Denki, with a SRP of S$499. A free VersaSleeve (worth S$59) will be given for every purchase of the VivoTab Note 8. In addition, the first 100 customers who purchase the VivoTab Note 8 from Best Denki at VivoCity will also receive a free Microsoft Wedge Keyboard (worth S$99).
Powerful Quad-Core Processor
The VivoTab Note 8 is powered by the latest Intel® Atom™ Z3740 quad-core processor for a perfect balance between multitasking performance and outstanding energy efficiency. With up to 8 hours battery life, VivoTab Note 8 can last for a working day before it needs to be recharged. With 2GB of memory and 64GB of solid-state storage and the ability to expand up to an additional 64GB via microSD cards, there is sufficient space one will need for his apps and files. Accessing data on the move is also simple with one year’s worth of unlimited ASUS WebStorage that allows accessibility to information on-the-go anytime, anywhere.
Precise input with Wacom® technology
Designed for one-handed user with ultra-slim bezels, the VivoTab Note 8 is ideal for on-the-go use. Its professional digitizer pen sits neatly in its holder along the bottom edge of the tablet, so it is always handy when the need arises. Combined with over 1,000 levels of pressure sensitivity, the Wacom digitizer stylus affords the best possible accuracy, speed, responsiveness and palm rejection. That said, the Windows tablet provides an extremely natural writing or drawing experience, akin to an actual pen-on-paper experience for those who have a preference for note-taking.
Serious About Sound
Developed by the team of experts in the ASUS Golden Ear team, SonicMaster audio technology uses a tailored mix of hardware and software to enhance sound quality to a level far above what you might expect from such a small device. Its rear-facing stereo speakers with large resonance chambers give rich, rounded bass, and sophisticated audio processing tools boost the frequency range to make music, movies and games sound fantastic.
Availability & Pricing
Starting from today, the VivoTab Note 8 will be available exclusively at all Best Denki outlets, and it will be retailing at S$499. In addition, every purchase of the VivoTab Note 8 will receive a free VersaSleeve (worth S$59) and a Microsoft Wedge Keyboard (worth S$99). The Microsoft Wedge Keyboard is limited only to the first 100 customers who purchase from Best Denki at VivoCity.
1 Specifications and product availability are all subject to change without notice and may differ from country to country. Actual performance may vary depending on applications, usage, environment and other factors.
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