On the weekend we saw some leaked photos of the new Asus PadFone Mini, the device has now been made official, and we have all the details on this smaller smartphone and tablet combo device from Asus.
The Asus PadFone Mini is made up of two devices, a smartphone and a tablet dock, the smartphone features a 4.3 inch display with a qHD resolution of 540 x 960 pixels, and the tablet comes with a 7 inch display that has a HD resolution of 1,280 x 800 pixels.
The PadFone Mini us powered by a quad core 1.4GHz Snapdragon processor and it features 1GB of RAM and 16GB of built in shortage, should you need any extra storage, the device is equipped with a microSD card slot, it also features an 8 megapixel camera and a dual Sim card slot.
This new tablet and smartphone combo device from Asus comes with Android 4.3 Jelly Bean, the device features a 1,500 mAh battery on the smartphone and a 2,200 mAh battery on the tablet.
The Asus PadFone Mini will be launched in Taiwan, the device will retail for NT$ 11,990, which works out at around $450, which seems like a decent price for a smartphone and tablet combo device.
It does not look like Asus has any plans to release the PadFone Mini in the US, the device will be launched in Russia, China, Hong Kong, Singapore, Indonesia and Taiwan.