Finally, Asus announced the first Quad-core processor tablet Asus Eee Pad Transformer Prime in India. Also, Asus is the first among the notified manufacturers to announce a tablet powered with NVIDIA's Tegra 3 Quad-core processor. The new Asus Transformer Prime comes in a slimmest architecture (8.3mm thick) ever possible. However, there are several other players getting ready to break this record. Asus tablets usually come with a separate attachable dock that transforms the tablet to a laptop like design. Apparently, the name Transformer derived from the same concept.
Asus Transformer Prime comes with a 10.1 inch LED backlit Super IPS plus capacitive touchscreen, covered with Corning Gorilla glass display. The device supports Multi-touch input method and features Gyroscope and G-Sensor. Under the hood, it comes packed with 1.3Ghz NVIDIA's Tegra 3 Quad-core processor, 1GB RAM and 32/64GB of internal memory. Asus Transformer Prime runs on Android OS v3.2 HoneyComb and upgradable to Android 4.0 Ice Cream Sandwich. This tablet sports an 8.0 Megapixel Auto-focus camera with LED flash and f/2.4 aperture. Also it comes with a 1.2 Megapixel secondary camera integrated on front-panel. The rear-shooter is capable of recording and playback videos at 1080p HD quality. Transformer Prime supports Bluetooth, Wi-Fi 802.11 b/g/n, EDR, HDMI, USB and GPS navigation. The 25Wh battery that comes with the device offers 12 hours of runtime.
The 64GB version Asus Transformer Prime tablet will be available for Rs.49999/-