Amazon today started taking pre-orders for the Asus Transformer Prime TF201 Android tablet, an Nvidia Tegra 3-based update of the original TF101.
There are four models of the 10.1-inch Anrdorid 3.2 Honeycomb-powered TF201 available: the $492.20 Asus Transformer TF201-B1-GR and TF201-B1-CG with 32GB of storage space and Amethyst Gray and Champagne lid color respectively, and the $584.22 Transformer TF201-C1-GR and TF201-C1-CG with 64GB of storage and the same color choices.
Asus Transformer Prime TF201 Models
|Amethyst Gray||Champagne||Amethyst Gray||Champagne|
Besides the quad-core Tegra 3 processor, all of these models include Super IPS+ display technology, a resolution of 1280×800 pixels, and Gorilla screen glass, 1GB of DDR2 RAM, a 1.2MP front and 8MP rear camera, 802.11n wireless and Bluetooth, stereo speakers, micro HDMI port and MicroSD card reader.
According to the product page on Amazon, the 0.33″ thin and 1.29lbs light Transformer Prime TF201 is upgradeable to Android 4.0 Ice Cream Sandwich.
The docking station for the Transformer Prime TF201 is not available for pre-order in the US, but Canadian Amazon lists the Asus TF201-DOCK-GR for CDN $149 or about USD $143.
Here’s the TF201 product page on Amazon, with all four slate models listed.