Asus Eee Pad Transformer Prime TF201

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Definitely a good upgrade from the original Transformer. The Transformer Prime is the first device to use Nvidia's Tegra 3 platform. The optional keyboard has an additional battery which will allow the Transformer Prime to run up to 18 hours, according to Asus. The add-on nature of this keyboard makes the Transformer Prime a versatile device; able to function as a standalone tablet, or as a laptop-style productivity device. Unfortunately the tablet itself is somewhat lacking in the port department, with only Micro HDMI, MicroSD, and a proprietary dock connector on the tablet itself. Adding the keyboard will also bring along with it a full-sized SD card reader and full-sized USB 2.0 port, though it would have been nice to see one full-sized USB port on the tablet itself along with another on the keyboard for adding a mouse and an external storage device.
Asus Eee Pad Transformer Prime Specifications (base)
Manufacturer Asus
Model name Eee Pad Transformer Prime
Model id TF201
CPU type Nvidia Tegra 3 (quad-core)
CPU speed 1300 Mhz
Graphics Nvidia ULP GeForce
OS Android 3.2
Display Size
10.1" 1280 X 800
Screen Type
LED-Backlit LCD
Touch Technology
Multi-touch
Display Type
Soft (Finger) Touch
RAM 1024 MB
Weight 586gm / 20.7 oz.
Size (w/h/d mm) 263/181/8.0 mm
Size (w/h/d inches) 10.4/7.1/0.3
Physical Interfaces
Headset i/f (Mic+Line)
HDMI (Micro)
SD slot (Micro)
Wireless Interfaces
802.11 b/g/n
BT 2.1
No Wireless WAN (e.g. 3G cellular)
Additional Specs and Accessories (can vary)
A-GPS (Internet Assisted)
AC Adaptor
Accelerometer
Ambient light sensor
Camera 8MP Auto-Focus
Capacitive Touchscreen
Compass (Digital)
Docking cable
Front and rear cameras
Google Market access
Gyroscope
IPS / Wide-View Display
LED Flash
Memory options available
Microphone
Proprietary cable
WebCam 1.3Mp
Optional Specs and Accessories (can vary)
Keyboard
Product Notes
World's first Nvidia Tegra 3 product. Optional attachable keyboard with extra battery for laptop form-factor. Upgradable to Android 4.0 Ice Cream Sandwich, according to Asus.
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