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[Eng]ASUS Eee Pad Transformer coming Friday in Taiwan, US early April.

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While we've yet to see other Honeycomb tablets materialize in the shops after the Xoom, news has it that ASUS is about to debut its Eee Pad Transformer back in its home country this Friday. There's still no final pricing to be seen for this Tegra 2 device, but some of our watchful readers have already spotted the stricken-through $799 label -- in US dollars, oddly enough -- on ASUS' Transformer countdown page on Facebook, and hopefully this price tag will cover the docking kit as well. Anyhow, anxious Android fans will be able to order this peculiar 10.1-inch slate -- in 16GB or 32GB flavor -- later this week, so that Taiwanese pen pal of yours will finally come in handy.
http://www.engadget.com/2011/03/21/a...riday-honeyco/

The price is well... Engadget fails. Its $715 converted with the dock.
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So... it's a tablet with a keyboard... isn't that just a... laptop.
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post #3 of 25
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So... it's a tablet with a keyboard... isn't that just a... laptop.
First thing I thought. And there are almost no comments pointing this out in the leaked article. God I can't wait until the public infatuation with "tablets" is over.
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Seeing as you guys can't use logic nor Google...

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Seeing as you guys can't use logic nor Google...

Yea I did use logic... It's a laptop. End of story.
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post #6 of 25
$799? No thanks. Make it $500 and we'll talk
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post #7 of 25
I keep reading this as the ASUS Pee Pad.
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I keep reading this as the ASUS Pee Pad.
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post #9 of 25
$800? lol no. Get a tablet for travel and a netbook for home at that price. I can't see many situations where I would just want the tablet if I'm still carrying around the keyboard.
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post #10 of 25
This product is literally going no where. Vaporware.
 
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