First look at the Asus Eee Pad Transformer Prime 1080p tablet – video

Asus Eee Pad Transformer Prime

Asus is showing off a new version of the Transformer Prime tablet with a high resolution 1920 x 1200 pixel display and a 2MP front-facing camera. The rest of the specifications for the Eee Pad Transformer Prime TF700T are identical to the TF201 model launched in late 2011. Both tablets have 1.3 GHz NVIDIA Tegra […]

Asus is preparing a Transformer Prime bootloader unlocking tool

Asus Eee Pad Transformer Prime

Asus is promising to release a tool that will allow customers unlock the bootloaders on their Eee Pad Transformer Prime tablets. That will make it easier for users to modify the tablet by installing custom ROMs or other software. While this isn’t something that most Android phone or tablet users are interested in doing, there’s […]

Asus Eee Pad Transformer Prime’s locked bootloader means no custom ROMS (for now)

Asus Eee Pad Transformer Prime

The Asus Eee Pad Transformer Prime has generated an awful lot of lust among Android tablet enthusiasts. It’s the first device to ship with an NVIDIA Tegra 3 quad-core processor. It has an excellent camera (if you want to use a 10 inch tablet to snap photos). And there’s an optional keyboard dock which lets […]

Asus Eee Pad Transformer Prime gets an early video review

Asus Eee Pad Transformer Prime

The Asus Eee Pad Transformer Prime isn’t available for purchase yet, but YouTube user rubberotter managed to get his hands on a pre-production unit and he’s posted a brief video review. Update: The video has been removed from YouTube.  The tablet has a 1.4 Ghz NVIDA Tegra 3 quad-core processor. It will ship with Google […]

Asus introduces the Eee Pad Transformer Prime, starting at $499

Asus Eee Pad Transformer Prime

Asus is getting ready to release its follow-up to the popular Eee Pad Transformer tablet. The new Eee Pad Transformer Prime is thinner and lighter, offers better battery life, and faster performance than the original Transformer. It also has a sleek new design with a metallic finish that’s reminiscent of the Asus Zenbook line of high-end notebooks. […]

NVIDIA introduces the Tegra 3 multi-core processor for tablets, phones

NVIDIA Tegra 3

NVIDIA has officially introduced its next-generation mobile processor. The NVIDIA Tegra 3 chip is a 1.4 GHz ARM Cortex-A9 multi-core processor with 4 high performance CPU cores, 1 extra low power “companion” core, and 12 graphics cores. The new chips are headed to tablets and smartphones. The first Tegra 3 device will be the Asus […]