Android 4.1 Jelly Bean update for the ASUS Transformer Prime now available for download via ASUS’ website

For those living in Sweden, there is a good chance that your ASUS Transformer Prime tablet has received its Android 4.1 Jelly Bean update. While that’s all and good, what about those of us living stateside? Well the good news is that if you’re living in the US and you have yet to receive the Android 4.1 Jelly Bean update for your ASUS Transformer Prime tablet, it seems that ASUS […]


Asus Transformer Pad Prime (TF201) receives Android 4.1 Jelly Bean update, Transformer Pad Infinity update delayed

Yesterday, we talked about how the Asus Transformer Pad Prime and Transformer Pad Infinity devices were in line for the Android 4.1 Jelly Bean update within the next 72 hours. One thing’s for sure though, Transformer Pad Prime (also known as model TF201) owners have already started to receive their Android 4.1 Jelly Bean update, while leaving Asus Transformer Pad Infinity owners in the dark. Asus did mention on their […]


ASUS Transformer Prime receives battery and performance boosting firmware update

Heads up ASUS Transformer Prime owners, according to reports, an update for your tablet is available for download if you’re living in the US and Canada, so you might want to check your device for the notification. This update should be bumping your tablet’s firmware up to 9.4.2.28 and will bring about several improvements and bug fixes along with a couple of new features. For starters, there have been reports […]


Asus Transformer Prime GPS dongles are here

  A little over a week ago, we wrote about the GPS dongle that was meant to improve the Transformer Prime’s GPS reception. As you know, Asus received a lot of complaints about the slate’s all-metal design, which is believed to be the culprit of the poor reception. Hence, ASUS made a promise that it will be sending out dongles, a.k.a. the TF201 GPS Extension Kit, to solve the problem.


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Asus External GPS Extension Kit for Transformer Prime announced

As expected, Asus has officially announced the availability of their External GPS Extension Kit for the Eee Pad Transformer Prime in an effort to boost signal reception on that particular device. Here is an excerpt of what Asus had to say in their announcement. Thank you for purchasing the ASUS Eee Pad Transformer Prime, and helping to make it the most popular Android based tablet since its launch in December […]


Asus Transformer Prime (TF201) owners to receive GPS dongle as a solution

The Asus Transformer Prime might seem pretty decent on paper, but when you chip away at it, you would realize by now that this tablet comes with a flawed GPS as well as in select cases, Wi-Fi that does not work as intended. Well, Asus has decided that the best course of action at this point in time would be to give away a free GPS dongle for existing Transformer […]


Transformer Prime Gets Firmware Update

The Asus Eee Transformer Prime tablet which runs Android 4.0 Ice Cream Sandwich just got a firmware update to maintain the tip top, high end tablet in tip top and high end shape. As we reported awhile back, Asus was teasing users with awesome new features that were going to be coming along with the update. Well the update has arrived so if you are yet to update your device […]


ASUS teases “awesome new features” for Transformer Prime update

The ASUS Transformer Prime is already running on Android 4.0 Ice Cream Sandwich, so what exactly does the company have in store for Transformer Prime owners when it teased that “awesome new features” would be arriving in the next update? Unfortunately no details were revealed, and when we think of updates, we think of bug fixes although that could hardly be considered “awesome”. In any case, we’re sure that an […]


ASUS beats Hasbro’s Transformer Prime lawsuit

Late last year we reported that Hasbro was suing ASUS over using the name “Transformer Prime” (btw our giveaway ends tomorrow, be sure to enter if you haven’t already!) for its Android tablet. Well, it looks like Hasbro’s case against the electronics manufacturer has been thrown out the window. According to the judge’s ruling, ASUS didn’t do anything wrong by naming its tablet the Transformer since it was capable of […]


Uber Giveaway: TWO Asus Transformer Primes to Win!

Update 4/16 12pm: Jason C. from NJ is the first confirmed winner. Christina F. is the second winner. Congrats to both of them! Update 4/16 11am:  the winners have been notified! We are waiting for their answer. There’s nothing like a great giveaway to conclude a week and we’ve partnered with NVIDIA to give away Asus Transformer Prime tablets to TWO lucky winners. Each Transformer Prime will come with a […]


Asus bootloader unlocking tool for Transformer Prime

Yes, it was just yesterday that we brought you news of the Asus Eee Pad Transformer TF101 receive the Android 4.0 Ice Cream Sandwich update after numerous delays and disappointments over the months, but here we are with something else that ought to cheer up Transformer Prime owners – Asus has just rolled out their bootloader unlocking tool (as promised) that can be retrieved directly from the official Asus support […]


ASUS Transformer Prime receives new OTA update

If you own an ASUS Transformer Prime tablet, look out for a new OTA update that is being delivered to the Android device today. Apparently the update brings the tablet up to version 9.4.2.13, kernel version 2.6.39.4 and WiFi to version 6.1.1.18 and Bluetooth to 9.26. The update is said to fix previously reported problems that were plaguing the Transformer Prime in the past: random reboots, screen flickering, and apps […]


ASUS Transformer Prime to receive “root tool” in February

When the ASUS Transformer Prime was released, users discovered that the bootloader of the device was locked. What this means for those unfamiliar is that customization and running tweaked software would be a near-impossible task, and it was a move that the mod-heavy Android community was definitely not a fan of. Well the good news for ASUS Transformer Prime owners is that according to a tweet by ASUS, a “root […]


Asus Transformer Prime experiences Ice Cream Sandwich failure for some

While the majority of Asus Transformer Prime owners would probably have been pleased with the Ice Cream Sandwich update on their respective tablets (which was also demonstrated recently), there is a small group of Transformer Prime owners who are left far more frustrated than before. It seems that several owners have already filed complaints that their tablets display a serial number error, whereby this acts as a doorstop that prevents […]