Asus to Debut Padfone at MWC 2012

Asus, recently confirmed that next month at the Mobile World Congress (MWC) they will be launching the Asus Padfone.

This is not the first time when Asus talked of Padfone. They have already disclosed that it will be a quad core Tegra 3 powered smartphone that can slot into tablet dock for experiencing an added big screen.

To be launched in the month of February at the MWC Barcelona the company has set the stage for the device with the tag line "Incredible Mobile, Endless Possibilities". The company also promised that the Padfone will be a phone-inside-a-tablet and have better features as compared to its prototype that was revealed a year ago, reported CRN.

Not much details regarding the specifications of this device is available for the time being but various reports suggest that it will be a 4.3 inch smartphone and tablet component might be of 10.1 inches.

Rumours also suggest that the device will be powered by Google's Android 4.0 Ice Cream Sandwich operating system. In fact as the smartphone will be connecting to the tablet through micro HMDI port, most likely it will be an Ice Cream Sandwich device.

Mobile World Congress will start on February 27 at Barcelona, Spain.