Asus will launch Windows 8 based tablets for all the three segments - entry, mid and high.
Asus, the Taiwan based smartphone and tablet manufacturer, doesn't want to stick to just Android operating system for its tablets. In the coming months it will launch tablets with Windows operating system as well.
Alex Huang, managing director of the system business group at Asus India, said to The Mobile Indian, "Asus will launch tablets running on Windows 8 operating system in May this year and their staring price will be around Rs 15,000."
He added, "Asus will launch Windows 8 based tablets in all the three segments - entry, mid and high."
Microsoft plans to unveil the full version of Windows 8 operating system around May while addressing the flaws of Windows 7, optimising it for touchscreen tablets, and enabling it to run all desktop applications.
"HP will release a new tablet tailored for security, productivity and business network compatibility by Christmas," Hewlett-Packard's co chief executive officer Meg Whitman had said earlier.
"The company will release the tablet computer based on Microsoft Corp's new version of its Windows software (the Windows 8) and Intel's chipset," Whitman added.
Asus Zenfone 3 and Zenfone 3 Deluxe have been found listed on Red Dot website.
This Asus concept phone is designed by HEGE.
Flipkart is offering this model at Rs 12,999 under a special deal against its normal price of Rs 16,999.
Google announced the Android Marshmallow version last year.
The new version has 128 GB of internal storage and Intel Z3590 CPU.
Reportedly, these two smartphones will be launched towards the middle of this year.
The smartphone comes in two RAM variants- 2GB and 3GB.
Asus Zenfone Zoom with 3X optical zoom is certain to grab the attention of camera smartphone lovers.
Priced at Rs 9,999, the Asus Zenfone Max has a huge 5000 mAh lithium-polymer battery.
The smartphone comes in Yellow, Magenta, and Blue colors.