ASUS Transformer Prime – Official Launch

ASUS has officially unveiled the Eee Pad Transformer Prime. This is the world’s first quad-core Tegra 3 device, and is every bit as impressive as you’d hoped. The official specifications are now revealed – boasting an even better battery life than we’d previously reported. Specifications: 10.1-inch SuperIPS + display with Gorilla Glass 1280×800 screen resolution 1.3GHz quad-core NVIDIA Tegra 3 Processor wit… Continue reading

Features & Specifications

The official specifications for the Transformer Prime have now been announced! Here’s the full details: Model Number: TF201 10.1-inch SuperIPS + display with Gorilla Glass 1280×800 screen resolution 1.3GHz quad-core NVIDIA Tegra 3 Processor with 12-core GPU 1GB RAM 32GB or 64GB internal storage with microSD card slot microHDMI port 8MP F2.4 rear shooter with continuous flash for video recording, 1.2MP front camera 8.33mm thin 586g… Continue reading

ASUS: Transformer Prime Is Coming

erating system is likely to be a major selling point for the Transformer. There are plenty of other benefits to the Asus Eee Pad Transformer Prime. We’ll be posting about some of them in upcoming articles. Check out the Specifications page for more details, and be sure to subscribe to keep up to date with the latest Transformer Prime news! … Continue reading

Transformer Prime: Official Website Live

You’re officially allowed to get excited now. ASUS has put the full Tranformer Prime website live, with features, photos & full specifications for the device. This mini-site has got all the info you could possibly want about Asus’ new tablet. Here’s the features ASUS highlights on the page: Metallic spun finish design that’s only 8.3mm slim and 586g light NVIDIA® Tegra® 3 Quad-core CPU for excellent multitasking, 1080p … Continue reading

Transformer Prime Arrives at the FCC, Model Number Confirmed

ons. The FCC documents also confirm the presence of WiFi and Bluetooth capabilities. Of course, that’s to be expected on any Android device these days, so nothing surprising here. We’ve already heard some official specifications from the teaser at AsiaD, including the presence of mini-HDMI, SD Card Slot, 14.5 hour battery life, & Android 4.0 “Ice Cream Sandwich”. The arrival of the Transformer Prime at the FCC pretty m… Continue reading

Rumour: Transformer Prime Delayed Until New Year Due To Wi-Fi Issues

Several recent reports have indicated that Asus will delay the Transformer Prime release until next year, citing Wi-Fi issues as the reason. Apparently NCIX sent an email to customers who had pre-ordered the device, notifying them of the expected delay. Here is the redacted text of one customer’s email: Unfortunately, we just received word that the ASUS Transformer Prime has been delayed worldwide and will most likely not be available bef… Continue reading

Source Code and User Manual for Transformer Prime

Well the news is coming in thick and fast now! The US product page for the Transformer Prime went live just a few days ago, and we just announced yesterday that the device is available for pre-order. Now Asus have released the official source code and user manual for the new tablet – before any physical devices have even hit the shelves! You can grab the official source from the ASUS Download Site. It’s pretty small – just the… Continue reading

Confirmed: Transformer Prime to be Released in US on December 8th

We’ve been hearing rumors of an early December release for some time, but now it’s officially confirmed. The good people at Netbook News have heard directly from an Asus spokesperson about the matter. Apparently Taiwan will be the first country to receive the Prime, with the first devices hitting the shelves December 1st. Those in the US will have to wait a little longer, as sales will begin December 1st for online and retail outlets… Continue reading

Pricing & Where To Buy

Pricing The ASUS Eee Pad Transformer Prime will retail for $499 (32GB) and $599 (64GB), with the optional mobile dock accessory priced at $140. The pricing may vary from store to store, but this is the base price which has been confirmed by Asus. Where To Buy The ASUS Transformer Prime is now available for sale from a number of retailers in the USA and Canada. European and International pricing is yet to be confirmed. In the USA, you can buy fro… Continue reading