Watch some videos of the new ASUS Padfone 2

Android smartphone that docks into a tablet

ASUS today announced the PadFone 2, a 4.7-inch Android smartphone that docks with the PadFone 2 Station to turn itself into a 10.1-inch tablet.


The company also published the following videos to introduce people to the PadFone 2, so please to enjoy the ads and behind-the-scenes look at the device.

In this video, we get a demonstration of some additional features of the PadFone 2, which includes a quad-core processor and supports LTE wireless:

In this video, we get a behind-the-scenes look at the making of the PadFone 2:

The phone will be launched by the end of December in Europe and Asia; other countries' availability will be announced later, the company said.

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