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ASUS Transformer Prime now expected in stores December 19 or later

Asus Transformer Prime

After an endless stream of possible launch dates passed our desk, we have finally been given the expected North American retail availability of the ASUS Transformer Prime. A representative from ASUS has just informed us that we should expect retail and etail availability of the Transformer Prime to start the “week of December 19 or later.”

These dates are flexible based on pre-order fulfillment requirements, unit quantities received, and  [Read More…]

Asus Transformer Prime unboxing, benchmarks, and 24 hour mini-preview


The Transformer Prime is the most hyped Android tablet of the year so we quickly said yes when ASUS requested a full product review of the world’s first quad-core Tegra 3 device. Unfortunately we only had about one full day with the Transformer Prime before we were allowed to post about it tonight, so we tried to touch on all the major high points of the device. Read on for our  [Read More…]

ASUS Transformer Prime available for pre-order at Best Buy

ASUS Transformer Prime

As certain as we are that a lot of folks are out there taking advantage of all the sales happening right now on tablets for holidays — we’re also certain some will be keeping their money in their pockets just a little bit longer to hold out for the ASUS Transformer Prime.

The Tegra 3 powered tablet we recently saw running Ice Cream Sandwich has been hanging out on Amazon  [Read More…]

ASUS Transformer Prime up for pre-order on Amazon.com, ICS video demo pops-up

The all new ASUS Transformer Prime Android tablet is now available for pre-order on Amazon.com. Though there are no solid delivery dates yet, Amazon is currently taking orders for anyone interested in the premium tablet Asus announced a few weeks ago. (Your credit card will not be charged until the item has shipped.)

Amazon has the Transformer Prime in various forms, including the 32  [Read More…]

ASUS Transformer Prime up for preorder…for real this time


Yes, this post will give you a feeling of deja vu. On Friday, we reported that the first Tegra 3 Android tablet, the ASUS Transformer Prime, had gone up for preorder on Amazon. Within minutes after posting that article, it appears the folks at Amazon realized they jumped the gun on pushing the page live, and quickly took down the preorder page.

We knew it was only a matter of time before the  [Read More…]

Ice Cream Sandwich previewed on the ASUS Transformer Prime

Youtube link for mobile viewing

One thing Google didn’t show us when Ice Cream Sandwich was announced in October was Android 4.0 running on a tablet. NVDIA’s taken care of that for us and is doing so on the ASUS Transformer Prime, one of the more compelling Android tablets we’ve seen thus far.

While you’re certainly not going to get all the nuance of a quad-core Tegra 3 tablet’s graphics watching it on video like this, it’s worth  [Read More…]

ASUS Transformer Prime up for preorder on Amazon

ASUS Transformer Prime

The ASUS Transformer Prime is coming. When, we don’t exactly know — sometime in early December — but ASUS has listed it for preorder on Amazon, and is saving you $ 7.79 in the process. The Transformer Prime, as you’ll recall, is the follow-up to the popular Eee Pad Transformer, which in addition to being an above average Android Tablet sports an excellent keyboard dock that basically turns everything into an  [Read More…]

ASUS Transformer Prime up for preorder on Amazon (Update: Page Down)


Update: And just like that the page has been taken down. Nevertheless, we feel Amazon is prepping to start taking pre-orders for the Transformer Prime, and those should start any day now. We will, of course, bring you the goods as soon as they come back up. Stay tuned!

We’ve just received a tip that the hottest Android tablet of 2011, the ASUS Transformer Prime, was made available for preorder on Amazon. As  [Read More…]

Gumdrop DTS case protects your Samsung Galaxy Tab 10.1 or ASUS Transformer [Accessory Reviews]

Cases often present a strange trade-off between form and function. Either the case is protective and ridiculously bulky or it is stylish and slim but short on absorption power. The Gumdrop Drop Tech Series is the latest accessory that tries to be protective and pretty at the same time. Is it successful on the Samsung Galaxy Tab 10.1?

The Drop Tech Series (DTS) case  [Read More…]

Asus EeePad Transformer update making its rounds, fixes app backup issues

ASUS Eee Pad Transformer

We’ve heard some runblings of a new update expected for the ASUS EeePad Transformer since the last one apparently broke a few things but there was never any mention of an ETA for it. Now is apparently the time though, as quite few people are starting to get an update labeled ”″ on their devices.

We’ve done some digging around and for the most part it just appears to  [Read More…]