Asus refute 3G enabled Transformer Prime reports

Asus has responded to rumours stating there are currently no plans to launch a 3G enabled version of the Asus Eee Pad Transformer Prime tablet

 

Asus has refuted rumours that it is to officially launch a 3G capable edition of its acclaimed Asus Eee Pad Transformer Prime hybrid device stating there are no plans on its current roadmap.

Unveiled as a Wi-Fi only device recent reports had suggested Asus was set to expand its line-up of quad-core tablets come laptops with a number of Asus Transformer Prime 3G rumours doing the rounds.

Whilst the lack of 3G connectivity is not a damning factor for many users there are a number of Prime fans calling for a 3G enabled option that would allow for the use of internet and web connected features whilst on the move.

Asus Eee Pad Transformer Prime Specs

Making headlines as the world’s first quad-core tablet the Asus Eee Pad Transformer Prime hosts a bevy of premium innards that extend far beyond its Nvidia Tegra 3 CPU with a 10.1-inch 1280 x 800p LED backlit display featuring with life proof Corning Gorilla Glass.

An 8-megapxiel rear-mounted camera with integrated flash and a f2.4 aperture partners with a 1.2-megapixel forward-facing snapper to complete the imaging offerings whilst 1GB of RAM is paired with the option of 32GB or 64GB internal storage.

Asus Eee Pad Transformer Prime UK Release Date

Currently available in the US the latest tablet come laptop hybrid from Asus is currently available for pre-order in the UK with an Asus Eee Pad Transformer Prime UK release date expected in the early part of Q2 2012.

Are you keen to snap up an Asus Eee Pad Transformer Prime or will you hold out for the Apple iPad 3? Let us know via the comments box below.
 

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