zenpad s8 z580 review
zenpad s8 z580 review

The ASUS ZenPad S 8.0 Z580 is an affordable Tablet device that we are going to see more around these days. It delivers more value for money with its impressive and massive 8-inch display, decent cameras, a capable quad-core processor, Android 5.0 (Lollipop) OS and a very generous memory of up to 4GB RAM for high responsiveness.


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ASUS launched two variant of the ASUS ZenPad S 8.0 Z580 ranging from the high-end ZenPad S 8.0 Z580CA and the more affordable ZenPad S 8.0 Z580C.


This ZenPad S 8.0 boasts a bit of premium quality in terms of build quality. It comes in a thin metallic and lightweight design measuring just 5.0 x 7.5 x 0.2″ (5.3 x 8.0 x 0.3″ for the Z580CA model)and weighing only 317 g and 298g for the Z580CA model, along with a notable 74% screen-to-body ratio. This model features diamond-cut metallic edges, and the back of the tablet features a metallic finish with a diamond-cut hairline pattern. With its clean lines, metallic finish enhanced by an exquisite hairline pattern, and brilliant diamond-cut edges, ASUS ZenPad has refined, luxurious styling that fits any setting.


The ASUS ZenPad S 8.0 features a vivid 8.0-inch IPS LCD display with 10-point multi-touch option and features a notable 2K 2048 x 1536 native resolution for viewing detailed high-definition images. The ASUS TruVivid technology improves screen clarity, brightness, and touch responsiveness. Its graphics is handled by a PowerVR Series 6 G6430 GPU engine.

Coming to the camera specs, the ZenPad S 8.0 features a stunning 5MegaPixel rear camera (8MP for the Z580CA model) for capturing high-resolution photos with family or friends. The front snapper of the ASUS ZenPad S 8.0 sports a 2MegaPixel for video calls and taking wefies and selfies.


The ASUS ZenPad S 8.0 Tablet is driven by a powerful 64-bit Moorefield Intel Atom Z3530 quad-core processor clocking at 1.33 GHz so you can enjoy fast web surfing, smooth video playback, great gaming experiences, and multi-tasking that doesn’t leave you waiting.

Backed by a 2GB of RAM, the chip should make for impressive multitasking and enjoyable gaming experience. The affordable ASUS ZenPad S 8.0 runs on an Android 5.0 (Lollipop) operating system overlaid with its maker’s newest ZenUI skin. The brand-new ZenUI with exquisite visual design has a variety of new features, including ZenMotion, SnapView and ZenUI Instant Updates, that enhance usability, ensure privacy, and deliver a seamless user experience.


The onboard storage of the ASUS ZenPad S 8.0 offers a 32GB built in storage nd also has a microSD slot for added storage capacity; the microSD slot supports microSDXC cards up to 128GB. The Tablet packs a massive Non-removable Li-Po Battery, which has larger capacity than the one on the more-expensive Tablets around. The embedded rechargeable battery is designed to offer up to 8-hours of enjoyment before recharging is needed.

Connectivity options include Bluetooth 4.0, NFC, micro-USB and Wi-Fi a/b/g/n. ASUS Zenfone 2 supports two micro-SIM cards.

Other awesome feature of this Tablet is a free 5GB of free ASUS webstorage (additional 11GB for the first year) and 100GB of Google Drive Storage for 2-years.


ASUS ZenPad S 8.0 is currently not available in Nigeria. It is not yet known if the device will make it to Nigeria and even Kenya. The price of the Tablet  is expected to range from N40,000 – N55,000 for the Z580C model and N60,000 – N80,000 for the Z580CA model if it make it down there.

Where to Buy ASUS ZenPad

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ASUS ZenPad S 8.0

Here are a few specs of the ASUS ZenPad S 8.0:

Device NameASUS ZenPad S 8.0
Smatphone TypeTablet
2G Networkn/a
3G Networkn/a
4G LTE Networkn/a
StatusComing Soon

Dimensions203.2 x 134.5 x 6.6 mm or 203.2 x 134.5 x 6.9 mm
Thickness6.6 mm or 6.9 mm
Net Weight298 g or 317g
ColorsBlack, White
CoverMetallic finish

Screen TypeIPS touchscreen
Display Size8.0-inch
Display Resolution1536 x 2048 pixels (~320 ppi pixel density)
ProtectionCorning Gorilla Glass 4
Screen Color16M colors

Card slotYes MicroSD card, Expandable storage up to 128GB
Internal16GB, 32GB, or 64GB
OSAndroid 5.0 (Lollipop)
SkinTouchWiz UI
Processors1.33 GHz quad-core Processor
ChipsetIntel Atom
GPUPowerVR G6430
RAM2 GB RAM (4GB RAM for Z580CA)

Music PlayerYes, mp3, WAV, FLAC, eACC+
Video PlayerYes, MPEG4, H.263, H.264, XviD
Alert typesVibration; MP3, WAV ringtones
Audio portYes, 3.5mm jack

2G Speedn/a
3G SpeedHSPA+n/a
4G Speedn/a
WIFIYes, Wi-Fi 802.11 a/b/g/n/ac, dual-band, Wi-Fi Direct, Hotspot
BluetoothYes, Bluetooth 4.1 with LE
HDMI PortYes
Infrared BlasterYes
USB PortYes, microUSB 2.0, USB Type C

Primary Camera5 MP Camera or 8MP Camera, Video
Seconday Camera2 MP Camera or 5MP Camera
Camera FeaturesGeo-tagging
VideoYes, 1080p@30fps
Flash Lightn/a

CapacityNon-removable Li-Po Battery
TypeRechargeable Li-Po Battery
Charging TypeUSB Micro 5V-1A Power Adapter
Charger TypeType AC100-240V.50-60HZ Input, 5V, DC 2 A Output
Talk timen/a
Video/Music playn/a

Motion Sensing / Gesture Controln/a
SensorsAccelerometer, Digital Compass, Light Sensor, Proximity Sensor, Intelligent Digital Assistant, Voice Control
Video StreamingYes
Active Noise CancellationYes (with dedicated mic)
Wireless Chargingn/a
Built-in Mobile Paymentn/a
Water Resistantn/a
Dust Resistantn/a
Image EditorYes
Video EditorYes
Document ViewerYes
Document EditorYes
LanguagesEnglish, German, Spanish, Italian, French
– MP3/WAV/eAAC+ player- MP4/H.264 player- Document viewer- Photo viewer/editor

– Voice memo/dial

What’s in the box– 1 × Smartdevice- 1 × USB cable- 1 × User manual- 1 × Power adapter (A right AC Adapter will be sent as your shipping country)

– 1 × Ear Piece


Price levelAbout N30,000 – N60,000

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Where to Buy ASUS ZenPad

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