Slim and Powerful tablet
Design and Display
The Asus ZenPad 3S 10 (Z500M) flaunts a 9.7-inch large IPS LCD display having pixel density of 264ppi. The screen has Asus True to Life technology and supports Asus Active Pen digitizer. The tablet weighs 430 grams and has a sleek waistline of 7.1mm.
Platform and Performance
The tablet runs on Android v6.0 (Marshmallow) operating system. The device is powered by a hexa-core MediaTek MT8176 processor having two ARM Cortex-A72 cores with 2.1GHz clock speed and four ARM Cortex-A53 cores having clock speed of 1.7GHz. It is assisted by 4GB of RAM and PowerVR GX6250 GPU.
Camera, Sound and Storage
For photography, the device packs an 8MP autofocus camera on the back along with 5MP camera on the front for taking selfies and video calls. The tablet has dual five magnet speaker mounted on the bottom with 7.1-channel surround sound, DTS HD Premium audio and Sonic Master technology. The device has an internal memory of 32GB and also has a memory card slot that can support microSD card of up to 128GB.
Connectivity and Battery
On the connectivity front, options available on this device are Wi-Fi, Bluetooth, GPS and USB Type C. It has a fingerprint sensor nested under the home button. Other sensors present in this device are light, accelerometer, compass and gyroscope. The smartphone is powered by a non removable 5,900mAh battery with Quick Charging v3.0.
The Asus ZenPad 3S 10 (Z500M) is good looking tablet that has slim body with elegant finish. It boasts of many good features like great performance, USB type C, good audio quality, quick charging and many more. If you are looking for a powerful tablet with lack of cellular connectivity not being a major concern, then this device is for you.