After launched the first generation of Asus Eee Pad Transfomer, now the second generation of the Asus Tablet come with advanced specs of the hardware embedded in and also the OS. This 2G Eee Pad Transformer called as Asus Eee Pad Transformer Prime. Although the Prime, as you can see at the picture below has a qwerty keyboard mobile dock, but you’ll got this docking device by bought it separately. Therefore, the complete “Transformer Prime” would be accomplished.
As a Tablet (if you don’t attached with mobile dock), the Transformer Prime TF 201 only 8.3 mm slim with only 586grams light. This should be interesting. But if you docking it with qwerty keyboard, the thickness would got about 17 to 19.4 mm. For the actual size (without dock), the Prime has 263 mm x 180.8 mm x 8.3 mm and for the dock device it has 263 x 180 x 8 to 10.4 mm. The Displya screen uses 10.1 inches diagonal diameter size with LED backlight Super IPS+ Capacitive touchscreen. For the resolution screen it uses 1280 x 800 pixels resolution and finished with Corning Gorrila Glass for protection material (scratch resistant).
By using Super IPS+, it been claimed (according to official page of Asus Eee Pad Transformer Prime TF201) that the screen capable to be viewed 178⁰ angle (ultra wide) and with ultra bright screen. Btw, The Tablet available for two colors body: Amethyst Gray, and Champagne Gold.
Asus Eee Pad Transformer Prime TF201 Manual User Guide Quick Resume
We found that the User Manual available for some version of difference language, Greek, Dutch or Russian, but in the “PDF Download” Tab section, we just shared the English version User Manual of Asus Eee Pad Transformer Prime TF201. If you like to download the other version please visit official download page of the Prime tablet at here (Download > Choose Android OS > Select Manual > Find your desired download)’
We are also included the FAQ Manual on the download section, in case you need help regarding with this tablet which it could be found on this Frequently Asked Question Guide.
We gave you two picture of part and keys layout available on the User Guide of TF201 tablet. The one that shown on the above is belong to the “tablet”. It consist of tutorial that you could also read on page 5, page 6 and page 7. In there, you can learn each of the functions of the keys or parts, such as Volume Keys to increase or decrease system volume, the Power button, to turn the Eee Pad on/off, the Reset button to force the Eee Pad Prime to restrat, the microSD card slot, the HDMI Port and more. Btw, if you just want to know the keys parts without its functions, the picture above, we specially design for you to get it clear and faster. It not the same likes on the UM, It’s better (just compare it).
And for the picture below, it below to the qwerty keyboard mobile dock.
On the docking, as shown at the image above, you will get and understanding where is the mobile docking latch to move the docking latch to left in order to release Eee Pad Prime from the mobile docking, you can see the USB Port version 2.0 in order you wanna connect your USB device, the Docking connector and also Battery charge indicator.
Overall, we must say that the User Manual of Eee Pad Transformer Prime not quite complete, the tutorial available in the UM only consist small parts (the important ones) which not include the tutorial how to use all the available applications. But still for basic functions such as how to pairing the bluetooth, connects the Wi-Fi to Hotspot, Using Camera, Using Gmail or Email, are available. How to set the alarm, how to use the Google eBook, and some others kind of usage tutorial aren’t available. It’s only 70 pages.
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Asus Eee Pad Transformer Prime TF201 Technical Specifications
The hardware specs of Transformer Prime are another best features in comparison to recent Tablet such as Samsung Galaxy Tab, XYBoard by Motorola or even iPad 2. If you don’t believe, just read these carefully.
A Quad Core (4 core) CPU at 1.3Ghz processor speed with NVIDIA Tegra 3 chipset and ULP GeForce GPU is one of the best of the best Processor used in Tablet at this day (per December 2011), although for the RAM is the same with others. It “only” had 1GB RAM. For the storage, there are two choice: TF201 with 16GB Storage Memory or the 32GB Memory. Of course the 32GB would get more expensive than the 16GB. It about 100USD in difference.
For additional storage, the tablet that runs under Android 3.2 Honeycomb also get 8GB ASUS Webstore for life time. Btw, It been said that the Honeycomb ready for Upgrade to Android Ice Cream Sandwich / Android 4.0.
Although this tablet attached with 1.2megapixel camera on the front side which usually had a usage for Video Call, you had to understand that the Video Call in this Prime TF201 is not using Data Networking Communication. This Device can’t be used to make a SMS, or Mobile calling or MMS. Therefore you can get the Video Calling by Messenger Service, such as Skype (if support), Qik, or Google Talk with Video Call and Voice.
On the rear side, the 8 Megapixel camera attached as the main camera. Assisted with LED Flash and capable to record HD Video 1080p@30fps (Full HD). It uses Large F2.4 aperture with Autofocus and support for geo-tagging.
For the battery, it consists two parts. The docking mobile and also the tablet. For the dock it uses 22Wh Li-Polymer battery, and for the tablet uses 25Wh Li-polymer battery. Standalone battery tablet said up to 12 hours usage, but combined with dock pad it can be uses up to 18 hours. Seems to be good
Another fearutes? Wi-Fi IEEE 802.11 b/g/n, Bluetooth version 2.1 plus EDR, USB 2.0 port (on the dock), micro HDMI, microSD Card reader / slot up to 32GB, SD card reader (on dock) and many more (including google preloaded applications such as, Google Search, Android Market, Google Maps, Google Navigation, etc)
Table of Contents of Asus Eee Pad Transformer Prime TF201 Manual User Guide
Your Eee Pad
Charging the Eee Pad
Your Eee Pad Mobile Docking
Docking the Eee Pad
Undocking the Eee Pad
Charging the Eee Pad on the Docking
Unlock your Eee Pad
Touch Panel Control
Power Management; Asus Battery
Image; Gallery Camera
Mail; Email Gmail
Locating; Places and Maps
Documenting; Polaris Office
Sharing; MyNet MyCloud
ASUS Featured App; SuperNote
Eee Pad PC Suite (on PC);
My Desktop PC Server
Declaration and Safety Statements
Limitation of Liability
Asus Eee Pad Transformer Prime TF201 Manual User Guide PDF Download
Here series of tutorial images in order to get your tablet and mobile docking “works together”, how you can charge the tablet and also the docking device, or you wanna “separate” both of tablet and docking. See the detail explanation on the User Manual / User Guide at page 8 to page 15.
And here are the two PDF File in English. The User Manual and FAQ Manual for your ASUS Eee Pad Transformer Prime TF201. On the UM parts, please use your download manager, the file is a bit huge. And please use you best internet connections. Wi-Fi connection recommended.
- Download User Manual of Asus Eee Pad Transformer Prime TF201 | Language: English | Page: 70 | PDF Size: 4.59MB
- Download FAQ Manual of Asus Eee Pad Transformer Prime TF201 | Language: English | Page: 5 | PDF Size: 172KB