Along with PadFone, Asus has also announced the launch of Transfomer PAD TF300TG in the country today at a press event in Bangalore. The tablet has been priced at INR 43,999 and comes with keyboard dock in the box.
Asus Transfomer Pad TF300TG features 10.1-inch display with WXGA resolution, Android 4.0, quad-core Tegra 3 processor, 1GB RAM and 32GB of internal storage.
The tablet also comes with 3G connectivity, 8MP rear camera, 1.2MP front camera, 3.5mm audio jack, micro HDMI port, micro -SD card slot, USB2.0 port (on dock) and SD Card Reader (on dock).
Considering the included dock and 3G connectivity, the tablet pricing does not seem that crazy as Samsung is also selling Galaxy Note 800 at INR 39,990 with just S-Pen as an included accessory.
Transfomer Pad TF300TG is the third quad-core tablet to be launched in India; other two are Samsung’s Galaxy Note 800 and Transformer Prime.
So, is any of you thinking to go for it?
Check out the full press release below:
ASUS launches ASUS Transformer Pad TF300TG with built- in 3G
Bangalore, September 18, 2012: ASUS, a global leader in the new digital era, today announces the launch of ASUS Transformer Pad TF300TG. It comes in Stunning Iceberg White color with a concentric patterned finish and NVIDIA® Tegra® 3 Quad-core CPU Tablet with improved graphics performance.
Its mobile dock with additional battery pack extends battery life upto 14 hours& provides users with convenience to use ports such as USB & SD. It is powered by the world’s first Quad-core processor NVIDIA® Tegra® 3 4-Plus-1™ to browse the web and play videos at blazing speeds. It has up to 30% higher graphics performance for better gaming experience.
A brilliant IPS Panel brings viewable angles up to 178 degrees wide, while presenting excellent and vivid graphic images that produces 50% better and more accurate color range. Displayed in high brightness, it’s able to tolerate the sunlight, so you can enjoy it regardless of the environment that you’re in. The Transformer can change into a notebook with a full QWERTY chiclet keyboard mobile dock and up to 14 hours of battery life.
“ASUS is characterized by the courage to innovate. We combine this intention with state of the art technology in the constant pursuit of providing an incredible user experience. The ASUS Transformer Pad distinguishes itself from other products in this segment in terms of its versatility. Our new offerings are intelligently fusing technologies to meet the demands of our existing and prospective customers,” said Mr. Alex Huang, Managing Director, Systems Business Group, ASUS India Pvt Ltd.
Experience incredible audio on the Transformer Pad with ASUS SonicMaster Technology as it comes equipped with the most advanced CMOS sensor. It further encompasses large F/2.2 aperture and 5-element lens design to ensure sufficient light exposure and the ability to defocus the background and put emphasis on the object, making photos bright and clear. It also includes high speed auto-focus and color enhancement design. Its SuperNote is a versatile note taking app that allows users to take notes and information through a variety of options, including the keyboard, finger input, photo and video capture or audio notes.
The Transformer Pad also offers accessibility to purchase newspapers from Press Reader, magazines from Zinio and books from Amazon Kindle. MyLibrary consolidates downloaded books, magazines and newspapers in to one easy step. Preloaded on the Transformer Pad is Polaris® Office® 3.0, a professional mobile office solution which enables users to edit various types of office documents including documents (.doc), spreadsheets (.xls) and presentation files (.ppt), making the Transformer Pad very attractive for professional use. In addition, the ultra-convenient 8GB of ASUS WebStorage space provides worry-free cloud computing, and best of all, is free for life!
It operates on Android™ 4.0 Ice Cream Sandwich enabling users a full web experience for on-the-go web browsing, communicating and casual computing. Supporting Adobe® Flash® and the ever growing Google Play, entertainment is a finger swipe away. The convenient ASUS Launcher also allows users to easily launch software, manage content and access online services and connect devices with a few simple taps.
MyCloud is a total cloud solution, providing access to digital content such as music, videos, and files from the cloud. Users can even use MyCloud to remotely access and control PC or Mac systems, which further extend the versatility of the Transformer Pad. MyNet easily streams digital media wirelessly within home network devices so HD videos or music can be played on devices such as an HDTV or desktop PCs for an even better experience from the Transformer Pad.
Pricing & Availability
ASUS Transformer Pad TF300TG (with Mobile Dock) will be available in India at a price point of MRP Rs 43,999/-.