Asus launches the Eee Pad Transformer Android tablet, which is first announced at the CES 2011. Powered by NVIDIA Tegra 2 1GHz dual core processor, the Transformer runs the tablet-optimized Android 3.0 Honeycomb OS with Asus’ Waveshare UI and Flash Player 10.2. One of the main features of the tablet is the optional docking station that offers full QWERTY keyboard, touchpad and Android buttons, transformering the Eee Pad into a “full-fledged notebook” for mobile productivity. The docking station also extends the Transformer’s 9.5 hours battery life up to 16 hours.
The Eee Pad Transformer features 10.1-inch 1280×800 IPS touchscreen with durable and scratch-resistant glass and 178-degree viewing angle, a 5 Megapixel main camera and a 1.2 Megapixel front camera for video chat. It includes HDMI output, SRS Sound technology that provides a dynamic 3D stereo audio experience, a SD card slot and two USB connectors. The Honeycomb tablet comes pre-loaded with the Polaris Office 3.0 mobile office suite allowing users to edit various types of office documents on the go.
The Asus Eee Pad Transformer measures just 12.98mm thick and weighs 680g. No words yet on pricing.