Asus Eee Pad Transformer hits Philippine Shores

Posted: May 25, 2011 in Tech
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Mr. Stanley Chen, Country Manager at ASUS Technology Philippines Inc.

ASUS launches its Eee Pad Transformer, the best tablet choice for users looking for both media consumption and mobile productivity. Featuring an expandable keyboard docking station and combined battery life of up to 16 hours*, the Eee Pad Transformer is running the new Android operating system, Honeycomb. Combining Honeycomb with ASUS’ intuitive Waveshare user interface and the most powerful hardware features available makes the Transformer an exciting portable device supporting both office work and social communication.

Powerful mini-cinema entertainment on-the-go

  • Powered by the NVIDIA® Tegra™ 2 dual-core processor, the Transformer browses the web at blazing speeds.
  • Built-in SRS Sound technology provides a dynamic 3D stereo audio experience.
  • 5MP rear- and 1.2MP front-facing cameras can shoot and record video, which can be played back in video on HDTVs via a mini HDMI output port.
  • Provides access to a full QWERTY keyboard along with unique Android Function keys.
  • Preloaded on the Transformer is Polaris® Office® 3.0.

Mr. Jan Ellis Chua, Product Specialist at Asus Technology Philippines Inc.

Android 3.0 Honeycomb OS with ASUS Waveshare UI

  • Google’s Android Honeycomb is a revolutionary operating system specially designed to enables users a full web experience.
  • Supporting Adobe® Flash® 10.2** and Android Market.
  • The convenient ASUS Launcher also allows users to easily launch software, manage content and access online services and connect devices.
  • ASUS’ Waveshare Interface that hosts a variety of unique applications such as MyNet, MyLibrary, MyCloud and more.

Ms. Jamie Ysrael, Deputy Marketing Manager at Asus Technology Philippines, Inc.

Also launched was the new Asus K Series notebooks. Some of its great features are:

  • Deliver the power of 2nd generation mobile Intel® Core™ processors and discrete NVIDIA® GeForce™ GT 500 series graphics.
  • Offer DirectX® 11 support, with up to GeForce™ GT 540M and 2GB DDR3 dedicated video memory available.
  • ASUS’ IceCool technology that effectively eliminates the sticky feeling of typing in a standard notebooks.
  • ASUS’ Palm Proof Technology that detect errant touchpad contact and prevent unintentional mouse pointer movement.
  • Chiclet keyboards that features wide keys and responsive tactile feedback.

  1. Paolo says:

    Can i use AUS transformer for powerpoint presentation? Does it support a function wherein I can attach an LCD projector and have a powerpoint presentation?

  2. yumax_phl says:

    Too expensive! The Transformer is only $350 dollars in the U.S. plus tax…but they’re selling the 16gb model here for the 32gb price. It’s supposed to be a full hundred dollars cheaper than the base model of iPad2. Fail! Waiting for the Galaxy Tab 10.1! Go Samsung!!!

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