ASUS launches 3 Android 3.0 Tablets at CES 2011


Earlier today, Asus unveiled 3 Android tablets and 1 Windows 7 tablet at the ongoing Consumer Electronics Show (CES) Las Vegas. These tablets are ASUS ASUS Eee Pad Transformer, Eee Pad Slider and ASUS Eee Pad MeMO whilst ASUS Eee Slate EP121 is running on the Windows 7 OS. These 3 tablets which run on Android 3.0 or also known as Honeycomb will be reaching the market during the first half of 2011.

Here are brief description of each tablet and I will start with Windows-powered tablet, the ASUS Eee Slate EP121

1. ASUS Eee Slate EP121

The only Windows tablet, the ASUS Eee Slate EP121 is equipped with Intel Core i5 dual core processor, Windows 7 Home Premium OS, Wi-Fi, Bluetooth 3.0, 2 USB 2.0 ports, 2 MP camera, on-screen keyboard, mini-HDMI port, 32GB @ 64GB of SSD storage, external Bluetooth keyboard support and up to 4GB of DDR 3 RAM. The display features a 12.1 inches LED display (1280 x 800 pixels resolution) with wide 178° viewing angle.

ASUS Eee Pad Transformer

This Android tablet comes with a 10.1 inches capacitive touch screen, NVIDIA Tegra 2 chipset, Android 3.0, a mini-HDMI port, rear (5 MegaPixel) digital and front cameras (1.2 MegaPixel) and an optional docking station that can turn this device into a notebook with a QWERTY keyboard. ASUS Eee Pad Transformer comes with MyWave (Asus’s custom UI) and will be available from $399 to $699 (depends on the variants) starting in April.


This Android tablet is equipped with a 7.1 inches capacitive touch screen, a Micro HDMI port, Android 3.0 OS, and a 1 GHz dual-core Qualcomm Snapdragon processor. ASUS Eee Pad MeMO will be available in the end of first half of 2011 with the price from $499 to $699.

ASUS Eee Slate EP121

Asus Eee Pad slider comes with a slide-out QWERTY keyboard, 10.1 inches IPS touch screen, Wi-Fi, 3G, built in digital cameras on the front (1.2 Megapixel) and rear (5 Megapixel) and NVIDIA Tegra 2.

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