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Asus Memo Pad 7 ME172V 8,950 1GHz 8GB 7" Tablet

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8950 1GHz Android 8GB May 2013
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Asus MeMO Pad ME172V $149 Android tablet review
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Reasonably Priced

Some Asus Memo Pad 7 ME172V reviewers concluded that the product was good value for money. Dr. G. G. Dearing mentioned on Amazon “Excellent value for money at discount price” and scored this tablet 5 stars. Jjf mentioned “This was absolutely perfect as low price” in their review and gave the Asus Memo Pad 7 ME172V a rating of 5 stars. Four years ago Kelly G Bellew wrote “Very reasonably priced” in his review of the Asus Memo Pad 7 ME172V and scored this tablet very highly.

A few people who bought it thought it was a bargain for the price. Two years ago Richard Talbot he mentioned in his review on Amazon “Cheap, Front camera, some nice UI touches from Asus, Micro SD Card Slot Cons”. Robina Sansom said on Amazon three years ago “I bought a very cheap tablet for” although they only gave it a rating of 60 out of 100. Robinatyeo67 mentioned on Amazon “So, in conclusion this item reflects it's cheap price point” although they scored the product 1 stars.

Three people who reviewed it considered that it was cheap. Bob he wrote on Amazon “Having been confused by the range of inexpensive Tablet's being introdued since the appearance of the very expensive Apple iPads etc I have been completely satisfied with the Asus tablet” in his review. Jjf wrote “We needed an inexpensive tablet to keep my daughter entertained on car journeys” in their review of this tablet. Two years ago Richard Talbot wrote on Amazon “A reasonably decent budget tablet that sadly does not have quite enough horse power behind it to be more than 3 stars” yet he gave this tablet a score of 3 stars.

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Good Battery Life

Eight people who reviewed it thought it had a good battery life. Four years ago Amazon Customer said in their review of the Asus Memo Pad 7 ME172V “Is great value for moneyGood battery lifeHas great features”. In the same month Dr. G. G. Dearing said “Videos etc this is an absolute bargain and the battery life of mine is 7+ hours”. John Crozier rated it as excellent and he wrote in his review of the Asus Memo Pad 7 ME172V “Can expand the memory so far i am very impressed battery life is good”.

Robust

A few customers who reviewed this tablet reckoned that it was well made.

Several Asus Memo Pad 7 ME172V reviewers mentioned in their reviews that it was strong and durable. Jason Tanner mentioned in his review of the Asus Memo Pad 7 ME172V on Amazon “7, they love them ! Very sturdy and stright forward to use plus has all the modern equipment on them”. M U Giermek mentioned on Amazon “Looks even better than expected, feels very sturdy”. Vjstevie mentioned on Amazon “It has proved to be a robust and capable tablet” in their Asus Memo Pad 7 ME172V review.

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Easy to Use

A few Asus Memo Pad 7 ME172V reviewers who reviewed it considered that it was easy to use. Amazon Customer mentioned on Amazon three years ago “Easy to use once you have worked it out” in their Asus Memo Pad 7 ME172V review and gave the product a rating of 4 stars. Amazon Customer also mentioned “Very useful handy pad”. Denis scored the Asus Memo Pad 7 ME172V very highly and he said on Amazon “Its interface named Zenui is also very nice and intuitive” in his review of the Asus Memo Pad 7 ME172V.

A few Asus Memo Pad 7 ME172V reviewers who purchased the product concluded that it was easy to setup. Kay gave it a score of 80 out of 100 and she mentioned on Amazon “It was easy enough to set up however it tends to be quite slow - I bought it on the assumption that it was dual core” in her review of the Asus Memo Pad 7 ME172V.

One person who reviewed the Asus Memo Pad 7 ME172V mentioned that it was easy to use the menus. Rachael Hull scored the product 80 out of 100 and she mentioned on Amazon “A bit of web surfing, After a firmware upgrade the kindle now has the same settings as the fire.”.

One customer who bought it thought it was comfortable and easy to hold. Three years ago Robinatyeo67 wrote in their review of this tablet on Amazon “While the design may be nice to hold and very grippy, once you start using the tablet you realise that it is very slow with it's small 1GHz processor”.

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Good Picture Quality

A number of customers reckoned that the product had good picture quality. Four years ago Kay said on Amazon “The graphics are fantastic and I cant seem to put it down after having this a little longer” in her Asus Memo Pad 7 ME172V review.

One customer who bought the product considered that it had good colour saturation.

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Good Connectivity

Two customers who purchased the Asus Memo Pad 7 ME172V considered that it had gps. Amazon Customer mentioned “AppsIt could do with built in GPS and blue-tooth though” in their Asus Memo Pad 7 ME172V review. One Asus Memo Pad 7 ME172V owner who bought the product concluded that it was wifi compatible. Denis wrote “It has connected to WiFi with no problems” and scored the product 5 stars.

One Asus Memo Pad 7 ME172V owner who purchased it reckoned that it had email functionality. Dr. G. G. Dearing wrote “For anyone who simply wants browsing, emailing, messaging and watching films” and rated it as very good.

One Asus Memo Pad 7 ME172V reviewer who bought the Asus Memo Pad 7 ME172V considered that it was able to connect to the internet. Kevin Foster gave it a rating of 4 stars and he wrote on Amazon “Quick response, good internet coverage, nice screen size”.

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Good Product Quality

Three Asus Memo Pad 7 ME172V owners who purchased it thought it was good quality. Denis mentioned in his review of this tablet “To browse is fast even using Chrome, Youtube works really very very well showing a superb definition quality” . Jjf said four years ago “Ok picture quality not a scratch on ipad”.

Asus Has Good Reviews for Its Tablet Computers

Asus 8,950 processor tablet computers have good reviews on average and across all tablet computers Asus is one of the better rated manufacturers.

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Good Size

A number of Asus Memo Pad 7 ME172V reviewers said in their reviews that the Asus Memo Pad 7 ME172V was a good size. Kelly G Bellew said on Amazon “Good size not too small”. Susan Cripps said “Fantastic tablet, let's me do all I need to and is the ideal size to put in handbag when going out for the day” .

One person who purchased it considered that it was thin. Denis said on Amazon “Side frames are clearly thinner” in his review. One Asus Memo Pad 7 ME172V owner who reviewed it reckoned that it was heavy. Sean2306 mentioned in their review of the Asus Memo Pad 7 ME172V “The tablet is fairly weighty and certain web sites won't load due to missing codecs”.

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Good Technical Features

A few Asus Memo Pad 7 ME172V reviewers mentioned in their reviews that the product had good features.

Nice Design

Some Asus Memo Pad 7 ME172V reviewers who reviewed it thought it was smooth. Denis wrote in his review on Amazon “Its screen is very responsible, smooth, nice colours”. Dr. G. G. Dearing mentioned on Amazon four years ago “The respose to touch is great, video play is smooth” in their review of the Asus Memo Pad 7 ME172V and rated the product as excellent.

One Asus Memo Pad 7 ME172V owner who purchased it concluded that it was neat. Kevin Foster gave the product a score of 80 out of 100 and he mentioned on Amazon “Neat little tablet” in his review. One Asus Memo Pad 7 ME172V owner who reviewed this tablet said that it was a good design.

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Good Webcam

Two Asus Memo Pad 7 ME172V reviewers who reviewed the product concluded that it was good for making skype calls. Q wrote four years ago “The speaker volume is too low for decent calls on Skype/Viber which is the main drawback”.

Good Sound Quality

Some Asus Memo Pad 7 ME172V owners wrote in their reviews that the product had good sound quality. M U Giermek gave the product an excellent rating and said “Hold in hand; good graphics sound and overall performance” in their review of the Asus Memo Pad 7 ME172V. Zaphod5 said on Amazon “By far the best sound I have heard on any portable device of this type” and rated the product 80 out of 100.

Acceptable Noise Level

One customer who reviewed the product wrote that it was noisy. Denis said “Front speaker is very loud and no too bad” in his review of the Asus Memo Pad 7 ME172V.

Flash Storage Media

This tablet computer supports a Flash storage media, which is the most commonly supported storage media on comparable spec tablet computers that have been around for more than two years.

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Capacitive Touchscreen Type

This tablet computer features a Capacitive touchscreen type, which is the most commonly featured touchscreen type on tablet computers that are a similar age to it.

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Quite Large Internal Memory

Tablets of a comparable spec and age to the Memo Pad 7 ME172V have internal memorys of between 0.5GB and 8GB. The Memo Pad 7 ME172V has a fairly large internal memory (4 gigabytes) compared to most of the other tablet computers of a similar age and type to the Memo Pad 7 ME172V.

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Light

The Memo Pad 7 ME172V is one of the lighter tablets that have been available for around the same time as the Memo Pad 7 ME172V (only 358 grams) amongst similar spec tablet computers of this age. The weights of tablets that have been around for around the same time as the Memo Pad 7 ME172V range from 10g to 2.3kg.

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6 Reasons Against

Poor Expert Reviews

This tablet computer received a score of 64 out of 100 from tablet expert review site product-test.ru.

Not 3G

Most similar spec tablets that have been on the market for around the same time as the Memo Pad 7 ME172V are not 3G. The Asus Memo Pad 7 ME172V is no exception to this as it too is not 3G.

Tablets which are 3G that might be worth considering include the GOCLEVER Quantum 700M[plb_2370792_price] which is also higher rated.

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Not 4G

Like most of the other tablet computers of a similar type and age to the Memo Pad 7 ME172V, the Memo Pad 7 ME172V is not 4G.

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Very Small Internal Storage Capacity

At only 8 gigabytes, the Memo Pad 7 ME172V has a quite small internal storage capacity compared to most of the other tablets that were launched more than two years ago. The internal storage capacitys of tablets of a similar spec and age to the Memo Pad 7 ME172V range from 1GB to 520GB.

Tablets with a larger internal storage capacity that might also be worth looking at include the Asus ZenPad Z170C[plb_2981388_price] (16GB).

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Only 1024 X 600 Pixels Display Resolution

The biggest display resolution of the Memo Pad 7 ME172V is 1024 x 600 pixels. That's 22% less display resolution than the most common display resolution of 1024 x 768 pixels. Across all tablet computers that have been around for more than two years the display resolution ranges from 480 x 272 pixels (worst) to 3840 x 2560 pixels (best).

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Very Slow Processor Frequency

The average processor frequency of comparable spec tablets that came out more than two years ago is 1.4GHz, and the processor frequencys range from 0.8GHz to 2.7GHz. The Asus Memo Pad 7 ME172V has a fairly slow processor frequency (only 1 gigahertz) compared to most of the other tablet computers of a similar spec and age to the Memo Pad 7 ME172V.

Tablet computers with a faster processor frequency that might be worth looking at include the GOCLEVER Quantum 700M[plb_2370792_price] (1.3GHz and higher rated).

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2 Other reasons to consider the Asus Memo Pad 7 ME172V

Released Over Three Years Ago

Asus released the Memo Pad 7 ME172V over three years ago.

Average Display Diagonal

With a display diagonal of 7 inches, the Memo Pad 7 ME172V has a fairly standard display diagonal compared to most of the other tablet computers of a comparable age and type to the Memo Pad 7 ME172V.

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Specification

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Expert Reviews

(44)
23 May 2014

The DesignWhen it comes to tablets there is really not a whole lot manufacturers can do to differentiate their device in terms of looks from the many competitors on the market, but having said... Read more…

31 May 2013

PositivesAttractive entry-level price tagSolid build qualityNo frills software and hardware experienceASUS software customizationsNegativesWeak processorNo rear cameraPoor battery lifeLack of...

16 May 2013

The ASUS MeMO Pad delivers Android Jelly Bean and expandable memory for a very aggressive price, but you'll sacrifice display quality and performance...

The Asus MeMO Pad ME172V isn't going to knock out any of the flagship small-screen tablets out there, but it's not meant to. At £129 it's a more affordable Android option, and it's from a...

3 May 2013

The Asus MeMO Pad ME172V is a solid low-cost Android tablet for less demanding users, with reliable performance for lighter tasks like Web browsing and media consumption...

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User Reviews

(69)
Reviewed 17 July 2015 by Nigel goodman
(Verified Purchase)

Great little tablet. Does everything I require and at a great price.

Reviewed 26 April 2015 by JnC
(Verified Purchase)

Great little tablet, had 1 small niggle that the seller is sorting out for me even thpogh its the manufacturers error.
Nice handy size easy to use, even an arthritic handed sufferer like me... Read more…

Reviewed 19 March 2015 by A Horrocks
(Verified Purchase)

A bit slow but for the price it does everything you can expect Mp3 Mp4 books games all work well for android 4.2.

(Verified Purchase)

A bit slow but for the price it does everything you can expect Mp3 Mp4 books games all work well for android 4.2...

(Verified Purchase)

Disappointed this device does not have Bluetooth even if the promo vidieo says it does have Bluetooth 4.0 I bought it to stream music to my hi.fi system but you cant..other than that cant fault... Read more…

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Product Identifiers

Manufacturer Part Numbers me170c, me176c, me176cx, asus me70, asus me70c, asus me176, asus me173, asus me170, asus me176c, me172v1g124, asus me173x, asus me170c, asus me70cx, asus me176cx, me172v1g124a, asus me170c1a019, asus me173x1b071, asus me170c1b018, asus me170c1a019a, asus me173x1b071a, asus me170c1b018a, asus 90nk01a2m00150
Barcodes 04716659442226, 04716659442233, 04716659442240, 04716659644477, 04716659706489, 04716659706496, 04716659776710, 04716659854227, 05054484671664, 05054533671669

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