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Asus ZenPad Z8 is the affordable and portable Verizon tablet to getThe slim 8-inch tablet costs $250 without a contract, $200 with a two-year contract or a little less than $11 per month if you qualify for the 24-month payment plan.
[MUSIC] The Asus Zenpad Z8 is the perfect tablet for taking the to go. Not only is it light weight and thin make me it easy to carry around, it also offers cellular service via Verizon. The tablet supports fast 4G LTE speed were available of course you can always give your data plan on break and use a wi-fi network instead. Running Android Marshmallow, it features Asus' easy to navigate Zen user interface. The back of the tablet has a comfortable leather like texture and the front features a bright, sharp screen and two front facing speakers for watching video or playing games. Tablets with self service tend to cost more than your regular WiFi only model. However, Verizon's competitively priced the Zen Pad V8. It costs $250 without a contract or $200 with a two year contract. If you qualify, there's also the option of paying it off in 24 months. That brings it to a little less than $11 per month. It's not a powerful, high end machine to replace your laptop. But if you just want a tablet for casual use, and need data on the go, the ASUS ZenPad Z8 is an attractively affordable option. [MUSIC]