Asus’ popular Eee Pad Transformer is going to release it’s latest version, Eee Pad Transformer Prime, with Nvidia’s quad-core Tegra 3. The processor is told to be the first quad-core processor for mobile devices.
Transformer Prime tablet will feature an 8-megapixel rear camera and 1.2-megapixel front-facing camera. The 10-inch, 1280 x 800 screen device has a battery life of 12 hours of HD video playback, without using the keyboard dock. Using the battery on the keyboard dock increases the battery life by another 8 hours.
To be available next month, 32GB and 64GB versions of the tablets are priced $499 and $599, respectively. At launch, it will feature Android Honeycomb 3.2 and will be updated later to Android 4.0 Ice Cream Sandwich.
Apple is expected to release it’s own version of quad-core processor, A6 in early 2012. The current version A5 is a dual core processor.
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