Monday, May 30, 2011

Asus to unveil Padfone smartphone & tablet

Taiwanese giant Asus is reportedly all set to unveil a smartphone cum tablet at Computex. Called PadFone, the company has been teasing the rumoured device for a while on its Facebook page, with the slogan "Break the Rules: Pad or Phone."

Asus PadFone interlocks a smartphone into a tablet, to form one device, according to, which also claims to have the device's leaked pictures.

Though full specs are not known yet, rumours suggest that PadFone to be one of the first devices to run Android Ice Cream Sandwich, the upcoming version of the Google's mobile OS.

There are also speculations that PadFone will have a Transformer port, which means that it could hook-up to a keyboard as well. Pocketnow expects the tablet to be available in two colors: copper and black.