When you search for the cheapest and best Honeycomb Tablet, then you will find Asus Eee Pad Transformer is right for you. The Asus Eee Pad Transformer TF101 make out itself from the sea of rising Honeycomb tablets with its aggressive pricing, and an optional keyboard that turns it into an essential notebook. The Asus Eee Pad Transformer TF101 Tablet does not stand by itself but keyboard port is matched and paired.
The Tablet beat a very good balance between entertainment and productivity. The Tablet cost a price of $399 which is the Cheapest Honeycomb Tablet. Asus Eee is less expensive tablet that can come close by opposing with the iPad2 in terms of overall experience.
The Asus Eee looks amazing with its classy look and it seems to be a Netbook also with brown metallic finish. The lid has a Qbert like pattern which look interesting and it also resist fingerprints. The tablet is comfortable to hold and manage. The left side of the tablet has a power screen activation button and volume controls, and a mini HDMI, headphone, a microSD card slot are on the right. The keyboard has 40-pin proprietary port on its left as well as a USB port. Another USB port and SDHC card slot line the right side. At the bottom it has a proprietary 40-pin connector for connecting the tablet to the keyboard port or to the power cord.
The Slate has Nvidia Tegra 2 processor and 10.1-inch 1280 x 800 display in a switching technology in iPad to improve viewing angles. The Transformer seemed to be little more resistant to fingerprints. Compared to the A500, the Asus display has wider viewing angles and much better contrast. The Slate has a very good Keyboard which is comfortable to type and it is inserted by the Honey comb apps. The Asus Eee Pad Transformer has 14hours good battery life.
Pros: Asus Eee Pad Transformer works with a Great performance. The tablet has got a decent screen with an amazing multitasking, e-mail and calendar notifications with the Honeycomb features. The System has Optional Keyboard which type greatly and very good battery life. The price of the tablet is aggressive.
Cons: Honeycomb interface can be messy. Virtual keyboard is somewhat customized and doesn’t handle predictive text well .It has got some Issues with video capture and has no LED flash for rear facing camera Google Voice is not yet supported. Over all it is plastic construction.
Brief specifications of Asus Eee Pad Transformer TF101
- Operating System: Android
- Operating System Version: 3.0
- Height: 10.7 Inches
- Width: 6.7 Inches
- Thickness: 0.5 Inches
- Weight :1.5 Pounds
- Display Size: 10.1 Inches
- Resolution: 1280 x 800 pixels
- Processor Type: Nvidia Tegra 2
- Processor Speed: 1 GHz
- RAM: 1 GB
- Installed Storage: 16 GB
- GPS: Yes
- Battery Capacity: 24.4 watt-hours
- Ports: Expandable Storage MicroSD ,Additional Ports HDMI
- Front-Facing Camera: Yes
- Front-Facing Camera Resolution: 1.2 Megapixels
- Rear-Facing Camera: Yes
- Rear-Facing Camera Resolution: 5 Megapixels
- Speakers: Stereo
- Flash Support: Yes
- Available Connections: Bluetooth, Wi-Fi