The first Asus Zenpad model has reached US shores. The one on sale is the Asus ZenPad S 8.0 and it will cost only 199 dollar. The only tablet that can be categorized in the premium category is this one. Asus Zenpad S 8.0 specifications include Intel Atom Z3530 processor, 2GB of RAM, 32GB of flash storage, USB type-C port, 8 inch IPS panel with a resolution of 1536×2048 pixels, DTS audio and 15.2 Wh battery that can power the tablet for 8 hours. This particular variant is called the Z580C. Check out Atom Z3530 benchmark at cpudistro.
Another variant called the Z580CA will come with a faster processor Atom Z3560 or Z3580 processor, up to 4GB of RAM and up to 64GB of storage.
The display has been giving Corning Gorilla Glass 3 glass coating along with true life technology that promises excellent color reproduction. Prices start at 199 dollars in the US.
There is no word if the cheaper version of ZenPad S, the ZenPad C with its variants Z170C Z170CG Z170MG will make their debut in US.