Asus Transformer Prime might be launched December 8

Asus Transformer Prime might be launched December 8
The first quad-core tablet to hit US shores, the Asus Transformer Prime, is getting closer and closer to release date. Newegg has the hotly anticipated slate for $499 in its 32GB reincarnation, and it marks the tablet for release date on December 8.

The Transformer Prime is styled to match Asus’s latest Ultrabook offerings with a shiny metallic body. The 10.1-inch slate also has a pretty slim keyboard - only 0.33" (8.3mm) - as an added accessory, which adds another 8 hours to the battery life.

Amazon said the Asus Transformer Prime as arriving December 16, and currently on its preorder page it just asks you to sign up to be notified for the arrival. Hopefully the December 8 release date will hold water.

source: Newegg via Engadget

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Transformer Prime
  • Display 10.1" 1280 x 800 pixels
  • Camera 8 MP / Other front
  • Processor NVIDIA Tegra 3, Quad-core, 1300 MHz
  • Storage 64 GB + microSDHC

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5 Comments

1. Zayuh24

Posts: 149; Member since: Nov 21, 2011

I wish I had the $500 to pour into this baby! And with that ICS update soon to come next year, talk about a DEAL

2. SuperAndroidEvo

Posts: 4888; Member since: Apr 15, 2011

Ohh Christmas is coming early for me if this is true. Dec. 8th is literally around the corner. I am going to have a QUAD-CORE tablet. YES!!!!! Let's hope this pans out!

3. LewsTherin006

Posts: 140; Member since: Nov 18, 2011

looks like the Asus Transformer is almost ready for.... *takes off sun glasses* Prime time..... YEAH!!!!!!!!!!

4. imkyle

Posts: 1112; Member since: Nov 18, 2010

Best Buy says December 18th for me :(

5. shifu

Posts: 44; Member since: Nov 23, 2011

Yeah i got it pegged for dec 18th also........bday/christmas

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