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  Reply # 586047 24-Feb-2012 06:58 Send private message

hairy1: Ph tech have New Zealand plugs to go on the US adapter. It shortens the plug up a bit and makes it less susceptible to slipping out of the US to NZ adapter. That's what I did with my US plug.


Is this what you mean?  http://pbtech.co.nz/index.php?z=p&p=TAAAS2010

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  Reply # 586049 24-Feb-2012 07:18 Send private message

kiwitrc:
hairy1: Ph tech have New Zealand plugs to go on the US adapter. It shortens the plug up a bit and makes it less susceptible to slipping out of the US to NZ adapter. That's what I did with my US plug.


Is this what you mean?? http://pbtech.co.nz/index.php?z=p&p=TAAAS2010


Nope. This is it here:

http://www.pbtech.co.nz/index.php?z=p&p=TAAAS3015&name=ASUS-EPAD-POWER-ADAPTER-AU-PLUG-(BLK)

but it looks like it is unavailable :-(




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  Reply # 586064 24-Feb-2012 08:19 Send private message

kiwitrc:
KevinL: ICS update is out - just installed on my apparently TW SKU'd unit (could have sworn it was WWE prior to the update, but maybe I'm mistaken).

UI is?significantly?smoother - very obvious in the app tray and other transitions. ? Lots of other improvements - well worth the wait.

Kevin, did you get it OTA or download it from somewhere?


Just got my OTA ob my tf101. Installing as we speak :-)

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  Reply # 586102 24-Feb-2012 09:18 Send private message

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kiwitrc:
KevinL: ICS update is out - just installed on my apparently TW SKU'd unit (could have sworn it was WWE prior to the update, but maybe I'm mistaken).

UI is?significantly?smoother - very obvious in the app tray and other transitions. ? Lots of other improvements - well worth the wait.

Kevin, did you get it OTA or download it from somewhere?


Just got my OTA ob my tf101. Installing as we speak :-)
mine is WWE and just checked and still no update for mine yet. Hopefully will be today sometime




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  Reply # 586104 24-Feb-2012 09:20 Send private message

Nothing for my US yet...




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  Reply # 586116 24-Feb-2012 09:36 Send private message

Since I rooted my EEpad, updates start then stall with a triangle of death. Cant go any further with them. Do I need to unroot to install updates?

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  Reply # 586117 24-Feb-2012 09:38

kiwitrc:
KevinL: ICS update is out - just installed on my apparently TW SKU'd unit (could have sworn it was WWE prior to the update, but maybe I'm mistaken).

UI is?significantly?smoother - very obvious in the app tray and other transitions. ? Lots of other improvements - well worth the wait.

Kevin, did you get it OTA or download it from somewhere?


OTA via manual check. My unit is indeed a TW sku - I had changed it to WWE at some point, but that was preventing me from getting OTA updates. Apparently it's a staggered rollout (as per usual) so may take a few days to be available on the us and WWE sku units.

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  Reply # 586119 24-Feb-2012 09:40

kiwitrc: Since I rooted my EEpad, updates start then stall with a triangle of death. Cant go any further with them. Do I need to unroot to install updates?


I didn't need to unroot to install the OTA - even better, Voodoo OTA Rootkeeper restored root afterwards without any issues.

You might have a custom recovery (e.g. Clockworkmod) which would affect your ability to install updates, though. 

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  Reply # 586417 24-Feb-2012 18:51 Send private message

No ICS for my NZ TF101 yet.




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  Reply # 586506 24-Feb-2012 23:17 Send private message

Downloading for my US version now....




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Reply # 586516 24-Feb-2012 23:53 Send private message

Update complete after a manual prompt. Time to explore.

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  Reply # 586537 25-Feb-2012 08:39 Send private message

I got ICS for my NZ transformer this morning after I manually checked for updates. It looks pretty but does the same thing as the previous version, can't see any new toys to play with.




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  Reply # 586548 25-Feb-2012 09:05 Send private message

No new toys but the whole interface is smoother. The keyboard lag has gone with the web browser. It looks great!




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  Reply # 586565 25-Feb-2012 09:57 Send private message

Just downloaded by doing a manual firmware update request. Retained root using voodoo ota rootkeeper. Update was painless. Although I've just finished the update I am already impressed by the increased responsiveness of the keyboard dock and like the new system font. The email client seems cleaner but that is maybe just my imagination. I believe ICS has a 'swipe to dismiss' function for some apps, must investigate. ASUS is still high in my approval ratings for a timely upgrade considering the teething problems with the Prime. GPS seems to work perfectly well.

Oh and my TF101 is a NZ B70.

Now I just need to produce an ICS boot animation as the honeycomb one I made is 'so last year' :)

Edit: Some new features (to me anyhow) so far seem to be

Data usage stats
Swipe to dismiss on notifications.




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  Reply # 586571 25-Feb-2012 10:11 Send private message

I did notice the lack of the cross/close icon on notifications from the system tray, do you just swipe left to right to dismiss them?




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