Asus ZenPad 3 8.0 Z581KL Specs, Review, Price, Release Date, Opinions, Pros and Cons

Asus ZenPad 3 8.0 Z581KL is expected to be released in January 2017. This is an 8-inch Tablet from Asus with mid-level specs.

Take a look at specifications, price, quick review, features, opinions, pros and cons of Asus ZenPad 3 8.0 Z581KL.

Price of Asus ZenPad 3 8.0 Z581KL

The price of Asus ZenPad 3 8.0 Z581KL is – (based on Indian market)

  • Price in the USA is $265
  • Price in Europe is €255
  • Price in the UK is £220
  • Price in India is ₹ 18,000
  • Price in China is ¥ 1800

Specifications of Asus ZenPad 3 8.0 Z581KL

Features Specs
Display  7.9 inches, IPS LCD Display
Screen Resolution 1536 x 2048 pixels
Operating System Android 6.0 Marshmallow
CPU Snapdragon 650 Hexa-core Processor
GPU Adreno 510
Memory 4GB of RAM
Inbuilt Storage 32GB
Storage Upgrade 256GB via micro SD card
Primary Camera 8MP
Video recording 1080p @ 30fps
Secondary Camera 2MP
Battery 4680mAh (Non-removable)
Fingerprint Sensor Yes
4G Yes
SIM card type Micro SIM
Weight 320 gms

Specs and Review of Asus ZenPad 3 8.0 Z581KL


Asus ZenPad 3 8.0 Z581KL sports an 8-inch (technically it is 7.9-inch) IPS LCD display with screen resolution of 1536 x 2048 pixels. The pixel density is around 324ppi. As the pixel resolution is high, the clarity and sharpness would also be high.


Asus ZenPad 3 8.0 Z581KL is powered by Snapdragon 650 Hexa-core processor (4×1.4 GHz Cortex-A53 & 2×1.8 GHz Cortex-A72) and Adreno 510 GPU. These are mid-level processors for a tablet.

RAM and Storage

Asus ZenPad 3 Z581KL has 4GB RAM and 32GB internal memory. We can add microSD card to this tablet to expand the memory to the maximum of 256GB.


Asus ZenPad 3 Z581KL runs Android 6.0 Marshmallow. It is hard to see software update for tablets. If it is Nougat, it would be nice.


Asus ZenPad 3 Z581KL has an 8MP rear camera and a 2MP front camera. The video resolution is 1080p. Cameras doesn’t have many features.


Asus ZenPad 3 Z581KL is powered by a 4680mAh non-removable Li-Po battery. With the battery at full charge, the tablet can power 10 hours of multimedia. The fast charging feature which is becoming relevant on smartphones are missing in this tablet.

Other Features and Connectivity

Asus ZenPad 3 Z581KL has the following connectivity features – Single SIM, 3G, 4G LTE, WiFi, Bluetooth, GPS, and USB Type C.

Pros and Cons of Asus ZenPad 3 8.0 Z581KL


  • 4GB of RAM
  • 9-inch IPS LCD Display
  • 4680mAh Battery
  • Fair Price
  • 3G and 4G Connectivity available


  • No Fingerprint Scanner
  • Missing Android 7.0 Nougat

Opinion to Buyers – Asus ZenPad 3 8.0 Z581KL

Asus has a brand value that suggests to try this tablet even though it is not having Nougat on board. The 4GB RAM paired with Snapdragon 650 is a good hardware under the hood.

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