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  Reply # 526516 27-Sep-2011 22:11 Send private message

I know that the Transformer 2 is going to have the Tegra 3, I'm saying it won't be coming soon as they keep delaying.




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  Reply # 526519 27-Sep-2011 22:15 Send private message

I am putting my money on the Transformer being available by the end of the year. You can "smell" a refresh coming by all these sales on the current gen of Transformers.

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  Reply # 526541 27-Sep-2011 22:50 Send private message

Yeah maybe by December, doubt it will be here by October though.




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  Reply # 526568 28-Sep-2011 01:38 Send private message

Which way is the best to buy transformer sp far??

I dont think I can waiting until tf2 release.

And I read that it will be more expensive than original price of tf1.

I have to buy new laptop as well coz I'm leaving home soooon lol

So where is the cheapest store so far?

It seems like dicksmith was, but I think da special offer not avaliable anymore


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  Reply # 526595 28-Sep-2011 08:12 Send private message

This is what I hate about the electronics market!

I wanted a Transformer for work (and home). I need 3G but the 3G model isn't out yet (maybe it is now - but I stopped looking) by the time the 3G one is available, I may as well wait for the TF2.

Problem is - the TF2 will probably have the same staggered release = non 3G released.... large delay.......3G released.

The price premium is another annoyance. Why can I buy a Vodem for $50ish - which has all the technology required for 3G mobile broadband but it costs hundreds extra to have it in a tablet?


My solution = I bought a Toshiba AT100 (aka Thrive) ($649) and a Wifi hotspot adapter ($149) for my vodem ($50)

If the staggered release is a marketing ploy to encourage people to upgrade their non-3G model when released - It doesn't work!
I bought the competitors product (mainly because it was cheap) later on i'll upgrade to whichever is most suitable at the time.

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  Reply # 526988 28-Sep-2011 23:04 Send private message

Hey guys, Selling my transformer 16gb without dock at cost price, $475 + shipping. Two weeks old, has a small scratch on the bottom sadly, but everything else is in mint condition

http://iforce.co.nz/i/shxku3yt.m3i.jpg
http://iforce.co.nz/i/sw3zajfz.vfz.jpg

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  Reply # 527137 29-Sep-2011 11:52 Send private message

There is a new firmware update out for those who are interested.




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  Reply # 527140 29-Sep-2011 11:57 Send private message

What is the update?




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  Reply # 527150 29-Sep-2011 12:11 Send private message

Haven't had a decent play yet but browser seems smoother and there is a new app called supertext I think which is pretty cool. It is not in front of me at the moment.




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  Reply # 527155 29-Sep-2011 12:15 Send private message


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  Reply # 527247 29-Sep-2011 15:13 Send private message

Just got the update, havent had a good play with it but the supernote app looks very, very slick. I've tried (and paid for) similar apps but this looks to be the best. Only missing feature is to be able to export a whole notebook as PDF.

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  Reply # 527283 29-Sep-2011 16:08 Send private message

Sounds good I might have to flash back to stock if that's possible. I'm on Android Revolution HD at the moment




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  Reply # 527598 30-Sep-2011 11:05 Send private message

I don't seem to be able to get the update. I go into settings, check for firmware update, but nothing. I'm still on Android 3.2 (not 3.2.1).




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  Reply # 527602 30-Sep-2011 11:10 Send private message

timmmay: I don't seem to be able to get the update. I go into settings, check for firmware update, but nothing. I'm still on Android 3.2 (not 3.2.1).


Hmmm... weird.

They do tend to stage to roll out, seems to be based on serial number. Other option could be if you are rooted it may not work?? 

I'd give it another 24 hours, if nothing then try contacting ASUS support. Ive actually found their UK facebook page is also sometimes the best way to get in touch... just dont tell them your in NZ :) 

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  Reply # 527604 30-Sep-2011 11:11 Send private message

No hurry, it works fine, it'll turn up eventually.




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