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Asus Transformer Prime TF201 Android hybrid tablet available from £407.50

The Asus Transformer Prime TF201 is a looker. The follow up to the original Eee Pad Transformer builds on the original model launched back in 2011 and adds a few new features to it. The combo, which includes the docking station, costs £407.50 at Ebuyer.com, significantly less than the competition.

The device comes with a metallic spun finished aluminium design with a thickness of only 8.3mm and a weight of 586g. It runs on an Nvidia Tegra 3 quad-core system-on-chip clocked at 1.4GHz, 1GB of RAM, 32GB onboard storage with a microSD card slot (and the ability to upgrade to 64GB for less than a tenner), a 10.1in Super IPS+ display with a 1,280x800 pixels with Gorilla glass, a rear 8-megapixel camera with a large F2.4 aperture, a front facing 1.2-megapixel one, Bluetooth, Wi-Fi, GPS, a 25Whr battery that can power the tablet for up to 9.5 hours (up to 18 hours with the dock), a HDMI port, USB, Bluetooth and Android 4.0 Ice Cream Sandwich.

Asus has also thrown in a number of its own services like Asus Launcher, Sync Supernote, My Cloud, My Net, My Library and unlimited Asus online web storage.

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