Eee Pad Transformer

ASUS Transformer getting OTA update — not ICS but brings HDMI improvements

Yes this is the original ASUS Eee Pad Transformer and not the illusive Prime we are all waiting for still. Today ASUS appears to be rolling out yet another update for the popular slate. Sadly this is not Ice Cream Sandwich but this is another quick update that shows just how committed they are to keeping on track of updates and bug fixes. I wish others were this fast but that is just wishful thinking.

Original Asus Eee Pad Transformer gets an early ICS port

The fancy new Transformer Prime gets all the attention at the moment, and rightly so. But if you're hanging on to your original Asus Eee Pad Transformer, or picking up a cheap one in a sweet Black Friday deal, you might want to have a look at this. The Transformer is joining the swelling ranks of phones and tablets with an early version of Android 4.0 Ice Cream Sandwich, made possible by the recently released open-source code.

Asus roadmap leaked: Transformer Prime Nov. 9, more tablets in Q1 2012

An internal document shedding some light on Asus' upcoming Android plans tells us a little more about the quad-core Eee Pad Transformer Prime, and that two "hero products" will be launching next spring. In between revenue results and media coverage, the presentation mentions a November 9th launch for the Transformer Prime - already confirmed by an Asus executive - and notes that Asus has shipped 1.6 million units of the original Transformer and the Eee Pad Slider.

Asus says original Transformer will get Ice Cream Sandwich

The EEE Pad Transformer is an impressive and versatile tablet, and just because Asus is preparing a successor with an insane quad-core processor doesn't mean it should be left behind. Fortunately, that does not appear to be the case: Pocket-lint is quoting a source inside Asus that says the original Transformer will be upgraded to Android 4.0 Ice Cream Sandwich. Unfortunately, the source didn't give a timeframe for the software update.

ASUS Transformer Accessories and Dock Appear on Amazon [New]

Some new accessories and docks for the highly popular ASUS Eee Pad Transformer have been spotted on Amazon Germany. What apears to be a nice desk dock with added USB ports, as well as some HDMI adapters and more. This is most likely a move to provide accessories to those that don't want to buy the expensive keyboard dock but would still like options.

ASUS Transformer Android 3.2 Update Coming Tomorrow

It's finally here, well tomorrow at least. July 28th the update is starting. Today @ASUS tweeted that starting tomorrow the Asus Eee Pad Transformer will begin getting the update to Android 3.2 Honeycomb and it should roll out OTA within a few weeks to all devices. We already knew that this was coming soon but now it will officially be here.

Asus Eee Pad Transformer packing 3G gets priced

We already know that the Eee Pad Transformer with 3G onboard is incoming. What we don’t know is what the tablet will cost. That question has been answered, at least for Italian geeks that are interested in the tablet. Asus has added the tablet officially to its Italian website with full hardware details to peruse. We still don’t have a firm launch date at this point for the US or Europe, but August is what we expect.

Asus Transformer preorders cancelled by Target – or were they?

We've been getting word from Target customers that due to severe product shortages, the Bulls Eye is canceling their Asus Transformer pre-orders. Customers following up by phone with Customer Service, however, are learning a different story - that the Transformer is actually just out of stock and that their orders aren't canceled. Checking on Target's Website, we found the Transformer listed as being out of stock. But whether it's just out of stock or Target is giving up sending it out, many customers are frustrated and just plain angry.
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