Asus Transformer Book T100TA / T100 review – netbook, reborn!
17 March 2014
Summary: If you're looking for a 10 inch tablet capable of running all your classic Windows applications, the Transformer Book T100 is one of the best offers for the money. It's not without flaws, but its' cheap and includes a keyboard, so there are plenty of reasons why you'd consider it.
Pros: light and fairly good looking, can handle most everyday activities, longlasting, runs cool and quiet, affordable
Cons: cramped keyboard, takes forever to charge, short charging cable, some design issues, low-resolution screen
ASUS Transformer Book T100TA Review: Tablet Netbook Hybrid With Excellent Speakers and Battery (Video)
28 January 2014
Conclusion: Finally we give the ASUS Transformer Book T100TA an 8.3 out of 10 for design, a 9 for hardware and an 8.5 out of 10 for OS and UI. The final grade is 8.6 out of 10 for this device, rounded up to 9 out of 10, courtesy of the good price.
Pros: fantastic battery, great speakers, no lag, good CPU for the money, runs Bioshock, bundled Office, good price
Cons: plastic case, no back camera, weak brightness, not many unique ASUS bundled apps, Windows 8.1 still not very appealing
Summary: In the interest of full disclosure, I think I should point out that I already own a Nexus 7 and I use it on a daily basis. Furthermore the T100TA is not a review sample. I got it as a company bonus.
ASUS Transformer Book T100TA review: The perfect affordable Windows hybrid?
10 December 2013
Excerpt: We keep hoping to find that perfect Windows 8 hybrid laptop. There are a number of interesting products on the market you can use both as tablet and laptop, but they're also very pricey. That's not true for the ASUS Transformer Book T100TA, available for around £350.
Review Asus Transformer Book T100TA-C1-GR Convertible
29 November 2013
Summary: 4 x Atom. Bay Trail-T is supposed to eradicate the performance disadvantages of its predecessors. It wants to do this with a CPU Turbo and now four cores, but is that enough for the right balance of battery runtimes and reasonable Windows performance?
Pros: Great keyboard, USB 3.0, Good battery runtimes, Very good display, Low energy consumption, Good performance on the road, Microsoft Office Home & Student 2013 (Full), The performance has been improved and the SSD is not low-cost equipment. You can feel that in practice.
Cons: Webcam quality, Not enough storage (32 GB version), Not enough RAM, More storage! 32 GB is not enough. Asus offers a 64 GB or 564 GB version (500 GB + 64 GB flash) respectively for 100 Euros (~$137) more.
Conclusion: For a sub-$400 price, the Asus Transformer Book T100TA is a fully functional Windows 8.1 hybrid tablet, and the natural successor to the netbook ideal from a few years ago. It gives you a bright, usable PC an affordable price.
Pros: Full Windows 8.1 hybrid tablet. Can run all Windows programs. Light. Great price. 11 hours battery life. Micro-USB recharging. 1TB of cloud storage included (for a year). 2.4GHz and 5GHz Wi-Fi. Comes with full Microsoft Office Home & Student 2013. Keyboard with trackpad and USB port is included .
Cons: Only 2GB of system memory. Touchy trackpad. Only 31GB of free space on SSD. Smaller than standard keyboard. Slow recharge times.
Asus' Transformer Book T100 convertible notebook reviewed
22 October 2013
Summary: The 64GB Transformer Book T100 we tested is , and the 32GB version will sell for $50 less. Even though a device like this has been such a long time coming, I don't think anyone expected it to be this affordable. Not that I'm complaining.
Except that, well, I am. A little.
Summary: A few weeks back we gave you of Intel's new, low-power Bay Trail Atom System-On-A-Chip for tablets and hybrid devices. Bay Trail, the follow-on to Intel's Clover Trail Atom design, comes in both dual and quad-core variants and offers better overall performance-per-watt than the previous generation,...