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IFA 2013 | Asus shows new Transformer Pad TF701T

The new Transformer Pad uses a Tegra 4 quad-core processor (picture: Asus)
The new Transformer Pad uses a Tegra 4 quad-core processor (picture: Asus)
At the IFA we were able to get a first impression of the new ASUS Transformer Pad. The tablet uses a Tegra 4 quad-core processor and a high-resolution display.

The newest version of the Transformer Pad Infinity offers a 10.1-inch high-performance IGZO-TFT display with a resolution of 2,560 x 1,600 pixels. The Tegra 4 quad-core processor is clocked at 1.9 GHz and is being accompanied by 2 GB of memory. The storage of 32 GB can be upgraded via the lightweight Mobile Dock, which features a microSDXC card slot. ASUS SonicMaster audio technology is supposed to give loud and clear sound, and it all comes in a package of 585 grams.

The aforementioned Mobile Dock comes with a full-size keyboard, USB 3.0 and a built-in battery, which allows for up to 17 hours of use. Here is a short overview of the technical specifications:

  • Display: 10.1-inch 2560 x 1600 (WQXGA, 300ppi), LED backlit with IPS with 10-point capacitive multi-touch
  • Operating system: Android™ 4.2 Jelly Bean
  • Processor: NVIDIA Tegra 4 T40X quad-core, 1,9 GHz
  • Memory: 2 GB DDR3L RAM
  • Storage: 32GB/64GB onboard storage with microSDXC (tablet) & SDXC (dock) slots
  • Wireless: 802.11a/b/g/n (dual-band) with Miracast, Bluetooth 3.0 + EDR
  • Cameras: 5MP F/2.4 rear camera with auto focus & 1080p Full HD video recording; 1.2MP front camera with 720p HD video recording
  • Connectivity: Tablet: Micro-HDMI port, 3.5mm headphone/mic jack; Dock: USB 3.0 port, microSDXC card slot
  • Size & weight: Tablet: 263 x 180.8 x 8.9mm, 585g; Dock: 263 x 180.8 x 7mm, 570g

We tried to capture our impressions of the new ASUS Transformer Pad with the following pictures and video:

 

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Author: Andreas Müller, 2013-09- 5 (Update: 2013-09- 5)