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Deal: Asus PadFone 2 phone and station for £430

If you're looking for a hybrid tablet/smartphone combo, then consider the PadFone 2, a smartphone from Asus that comes with a tablet docking station and costs only £430 at Expansys. That's a 28 per cent saving off the device's suggested retail price of £600.

What you get for the money is essentially something similar to the much cheaper but more limited Google Nexus 4 smartphone; there's a Qualcomm Snapdragon S4 Pro processor clocked at 1.5GHz with four cores, 4G functionality, 2GB of RAM, a whopping 32GB onboard storage, 4.7in HD Super IPS+ display with Corning Fit glass, Android 4.1 Jelly Bean and a 13-megapixel rear camera with an f/2.4 lens aperture,

Other features include Bluetooth 4.0, NFC, a 1.2-megapixel front-facing camera, Asus features like SuperNote, a 2,140mAh battery and 50GB worth of online storage for two years courtesy of Asus. The tablet docking station adds another 5,000mAh battery plus a 10.1in Super IPS+ display with a 1,280 x 800 pixel resolution. Check out our review of the Asus Padfone 2 smartphone here.

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