Asus Launches VivoTab Note 8 Tablet

Posted Mon Feb 10, 2014 at 09:00 AM PST by

The new 8-inch Windows tablet is now listed for sale from Microsoft.

Microsoft is now selling the Asus VivoTab 8 Tablet. The device features an 8-inch 1200x800 IPS screen and comes with a Wacom digitizer stylus, making it an ideal mobile productivity tablet for students and professionals.

As previously reported, the VivoTab Note 8 is powered by an Intel Atom Z3740 1.33 GHz processor and 2GB of RAM running Windows 8.1. A 5MP rear camera and a 1.2MP front camera are also included, and the tablet comes with Microsoft Office Home and Student software. In addition, the device features 32GB of internal storage (a 64GB model will also be available) and offers a microSD slot and up to 8 hours of battery life. The included Wacom stylus can be stored in the integrated holder on the tablet's bottom edge and offers 1,000 levels of pressure sensitivity for natural writing and drawing.

The 32GB VivoTab Note 8 is now listed on Microsoft's website for $329, though the product appears to be out of stock for the time being.

Sources: Microsoft via Engadget

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