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The Asus Eee Pad Transformer Prime is an Android Honeycomb (3.2) tablet that can be coupled with an optional keyboard dock. The Transformer Prime features a 10.1-inch Super IPS display with a 1280 x 800-resolution, a backside-illuminated 8-megapixel rear camera with an f/2.4 aperture plus a 1.3-megapixel front cam, and is the first to be powered by Nvidia's Tegra 3, quad-core mobile processor formerly known as Kal-El.

Description

The Asus Transformer Pad TF300T is the value option of Asus' convertible-tablet range. Like its more powerful siblings, it features a 10.1-inch IPS display, but this time with a 1280 x 800 resolution. It's powered by a Tegra 3 quad-core processor paired with 1GB of RAM, and comes with 16GB of internal storage.

ASUS put its own twist on the Honeycomb tablet formula with the Eee Pad Transformer TF101, offering a full keyboard dock that extends battery life and turns the tablet into a laptop.

  • Status: Available
  • Availability date: 12/2011
  • Price at launch: $499.00

Availability

  • Status: Available
  • Availability date: May 2012
  • Price at launch: $399.00
  • Status: Available
  • Availability date: Mar. 30, 2011
  • Price at launch: $399.00

Also Known As...

  • FCC ID: MSQTF101
  • Height: 7.1 inches
  • Width: 10.4 inches
  • Thickness: 0.31 inches
  • Weight: 1.29 pounds
  • Color: Black / Silver
  • Speakers: Mono

Hardware

  • Height: 10.35 inches
  • Width: 7.12 inches
  • Thickness: 0.39 inches
  • Weight: 1.4 pounds
  • Color: Red, Blue, White
  • Speakers: Mono
  • Height: 10.67 inches
  • Width: 6.73 inches
  • Thickness: 0.51 inches
  • Weight: 1.5 pounds
  • Color: Black
  • Speakers: Stereo
  • Screen size (diagonal): 10.1 inches
  • Technology: IPS LCD
  • Resolution (X): 1280 px
  • Resolution (Y): 800 px
  • PPI: 149
  • Touchscreen type: Capacitive
  • Multitouch: Yes

Display

  • Screen size (diagonal): 10.1 inches
  • Technology: IPS LCD
  • Resolution (X): 1280 px
  • Resolution (Y): 800 px
  • PPI: 149
  • Touchscreen type: Capacitive
  • Multitouch: Yes
  • Screen size (diagonal): 10.1 inches
  • Technology: IPS LCD
  • Resolution (X): 1280 px
  • Resolution (Y): 800 px
  • PPI: 134
  • Touchscreen type: Capacitive
  • Multitouch: Yes
  • Operating system: Android
  • Launch OS version: 3.2
  • Notable apps: Tegra Zone, Vibe Music, Asus Launcher

Software

  • Operating system: Android
  • Launch OS version: 4.0
  • Media streaming: DLNA
  • Operating system: Android
  • Skin: Waveshare
  • Launch OS version: 3
  • Media streaming: DLNA
  • Notable apps: Polaris Office 3, MyDesktop, MyCloud, MyLibrary, MyNet
  • CPU brand: Nvidia
  • CPU family: Tegra 3
  • Clock speed: 1.4 GHz
  • Cores: 4

Processor

  • CPU brand: Nvidia
  • CPU family: Tegra 3
  • Cores: 4
  • CPU brand: NVIDIA
  • CPU family: Tegra 2
  • CPU model: 250 T20
  • Clock speed: 1 GHz
  • Cores: 2
  • Brand: Nvidia

GPU

  • Brand: NVIDIA
  • Model: ULP GeForce 333MHz
  • RAM size: 1 GB
  • RAM type: DDR2

Memory

  • RAM size: 1 GB
  • RAM size: 1 GB
  • Internal size: 32 GB, 64 GB
  • External storage: Yes
  • External storage support: microSD

Storage

  • Internal size: 16 GB, 32 GB
  • External storage: Yes
  • External storage support: microSD
  • Internal size: 32 GB, 16 GB
  • External storage: Yes
  • External storage support: microSD
  • Wi-Fi: Yes
  • Wi-Fi support: 802.11n, 802.11g, 802.11b
  • GPS: Yes
  • Bluetooth: Yes
  • Bluetooth version: 2.1 + EDR

Connectivity

  • Wi-Fi: Yes
  • Wi-Fi support: 802.11n, 802.11g, 802.11b
  • 802.11n frequencies: 2.4GHz
  • GPS: Yes
  • Bluetooth: Yes
  • Bluetooth version: 3.0 + HS
  • Wi-Fi: Yes
  • Wi-Fi support: 802.11n, 802.11g, 802.11b
  • 802.11n frequencies: 2.4GHz
  • GPS: Yes
  • Bluetooth: Yes
  • Bluetooth version: 2.1 + EDR
  • Effective pixels: 1.2 megapixels

Front Camera

  • Effective pixels: 1.2 megapixels
  • Video resolution: 480p
  • Effective pixels: 1.2 megapixels
  • Video resolution: 1080p
  • Effective pixels: 8 megapixels
  • Flash: Single LED
  • Focus type: Autofocus
  • Video resolution: 1080p

Rear Camera

  • Effective pixels: 8 megapixels
  • Focus type: Autofocus
  • Video resolution: 1080p
  • Effective pixels: 5 megapixels
  • Video resolution: 1080p
  • Video out: Yes
  • Headphone: 3.5mm
  • Data connections: Micro HDMI

Ports

  • Video out: Yes
  • Headphone: 3.5mm
  • Data connections: Micro HDMI, Micro USB
  • Headphone: 3.5mm
  • Data connections: Mini HDMI
Ambient Light, Gyroscope, Compass / Magnetometer, Accelerometer

Sensors

Proximity, Ambient Light, Gyroscope, Compass / Magnetometer, Accelerometer
Ambient Light, Gyroscope, Compass / Magnetometer, Accelerometer
  • Capacity: 25 Wh
  • Quoted use time: 12 hr

Battery

  • Capacity: 22 Wh
  • Removable: No
  • Quoted use time: 10 hr
  • Capacity: 24.4 Wh
  • Quoted use time: 9.5 hr
  • Quadrant: 3132
  • SunSpider: 1707.3 ms
  • The Verge Battery Test: 5 hours 9 minutes

Benchmarks

  • Quadrant: 3623
  • Vellamo: 1358
  • GLB 2.1 Egypt 720p: 63 FPS
  • GLB 2.1 Egypt 1080p: 31 FPS
  • Antutu: 9614
  • Quadrant: 1610
  • SunSpider: 2273.3 ms
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