ASUS Transformer Prime Goes On Sale On BestBuy

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ASUS Transformer Prime For Sale:

At last many will be happy that the ASUS transformer prime tablet is finally on sale on BestBuy, and you can pick the item up for $499.

And owners who have already bought it are saying that the tablet is ultra responsive, perhaps a bit ugly, but great that it also includes an SD card slot.

Amazon taking orders:

ASUS Transformer Prime Goes On Sale On BestBuy
ASUS Transformer Prime Goes On Sale On BestBuy

The model for sale on BestBuy is a Gray 32GB tablet, and when I looked shipping was “coming soon”, the device will currently come with Honeycomb 3.2 as your operating system, but an Ice Cream Sandwich update is to follow soon.

In terms of accessories, a keyboard dock will not be included but you can always look to buy these other things later on.

What you will get with your order:


  • Weighs only 1.3 lbs. and measures just 0.3″ thin: For lightweight portability. Sensors include G-sensor, light sensor, gyroscope, E-compass and GPS.
  • Digital media card reader: Supports microSD cards and microSDHC formats for storing or transferring media.
  • Bluetooth 2.1 + EDR: Easily link with other Bluetooth-enabled devices, such as a mobile phone or MP3 player.
  • Preloaded apps: Includes Android Market, YouTube, Google Search and more.
  • Built-in 802.11b/g/n wireless LAN: Connect to the Internet without wires.
  • Android 3.2 Honeycomb operating system: Along with an NVIDIA Tegra 3 processor, a 667MHz system bus and a 1MB L2 cache allows you to stay connected and productive on the go.
  • 1GB LPDDR2 memory: For multitasking power.
  • 10.1″ LED-backlit touch-screen display: With IPS technology and 1280 x 800 resolution showcases movies and games in stunning clarity. Gorilla glass screen provides durability.
  • Built-in 1.2MP webcam: Makes it easy to video chat with family and friends. The rear-facing 8.0MP camera with autofocus allows you to capture and play back video.
  • NVIDIA Tegra 3 graphics: For lush images. Micro HDMI output for connection to an HDTV.


Please let us know what you think of the device if you have bought it already, or when you do.

Anthony Munns