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Asus Transformer Pad TF103CE Z3745 1.33GHz 16GB 10.1" Tablet

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Z3745 1.33GHz Android 16GB Mar 2015
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17 Reasons For

Twenty-Seven Industry Awards

This tablet computer has received twenty-seven awards from experts.

The editors of Neoseeker.com, Techreport.com, M3.idg.se, Frazpc.pl, Theregister.co.uk, Tbreak.ae, Gagadget.com, Vido.com.ua, Cw.no and Alphr.com all concluded that concluded that they would recommend this Z3745 processor tablet and gave it their "Recommended" award.

This tablet computer was given an "Editor's Choice" award by CNET.com, Hothardware.com, Computershopper.com, Tweaktown.com, CNET.com.au, Zdnet.co.uk, Vr-zone.com, Parentesis.com and Log.com.tr all of whom said that this Asus tablet was brilliant.

This Z3745 processor tablet was given a "Gold" award by Teknokulis.com, Revolucaodigital.net and Turkchip.com all of whom decided that this Asus tablet was outstanding.

The writer at Hardwarezone.com.sg thought that this Asus tablet computer was great for its price and gave it their "Value for Money" award.

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Good Expert Reviews

Based on fifty-nine expert reviews from sites including CNET.com, Pocket Lint, PC Mag and PC Advisor.co.uk this tablet computer has an average expert rating of 84 out of 100. That puts this Asus tablet computer in the top 17% of all the tablets of this spec and age.

Average Owner Reviews

On average, based on 72 owner reviews the average owner rating of this tablet is 75 out of 100.

Good Battery Life

Some Asus Transformer Pad TF103CE owners said in their reviews that it had a good battery life. Tbreak.ae wrote five years ago “Unique keyboard dock accessory Good battery life Flexibility of Android OS” in their review of the Asus Transformer Pad TF103CE. Tbreak.ae also mentioned “Impressive battery life”. Tbreak.ae also mentioned “Fantastic battery life with dock”.

Reasonably Priced

A number of Asus Transformer Pad TF103CE reviewers who purchased it mentioned that it was good value for money. Expert website Asia.cnet.com mentioned five years ago “The Eee Pad Transformer is one of the more affordable Honeycomb tablets in the market.” . Expert website Zdnet.com.au mentioned in their review “The Eee Pad Transformer is a promise of things to come, with a tempting price to boot” . Five years ago Tbreak.ae said “The screen is excellent and the price is just right” in their review of the Asus Transformer Pad TF103CE and rated it 4 stars.

One customer considered that it was cheap. Tbreak.ae gave it a score of 80 out of 100 and said in their review of the Asus Transformer Pad TF103CE “Inexpensive and powerful Honeycomb tablet”.

One Asus Transformer Pad TF103CE reviewer who purchased the product reckoned that it was a bargain for the price. Tbreak.ae said in their review of this tablet “Also, its high-quality screen and relatively cheap keyboarddock make it an attractive option” .

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Good Product Quality

A number of Asus Transformer Pad TF103CE owners who reviewed the Asus Transformer Pad TF103CE wrote that it was good quality. Theverge.com mentioned in their review “Bright, high quality SuperIPSscreen” . Tbreak.ae scored the product 80 out of 100 and said “Excellent build quality”. Tbreak.ae also said “Design, great screen, microSD card slot works, relatively raw Honeycomb runs nicely, some extra additions from Asus add day 1 functionality, keyboard well made, value for money”.

Nice Design

Several customers said in their reviews that this tablet was good looking. Expert website Cnet.com wrote in their Asus Transformer Pad TF103CE review “Sexy Android tablet has been invading our tablet dreams for month”. Expert website Gadgetguy.com.au mentioned “While the tablet itself has pretty standard specs for an Android 3.0 tablet – 1GHz Tegra processor, 10.1 inch screen – it’s a keyb” in their review of the Asus Transformer Pad TF103CE and gave it a rating of 5 stars. Expert website Mobiletechreview.com wrote “Even the Samsung Galaxy Tab 10.1 are really, really pretty” in their Asus Transformer Pad TF103CE review.

Seven Asus Transformer Pad TF103CE owners who reviewed it considered that it was a good design. Expert review site Pcadvisor.co.uk said in their review of this tablet “In spite of my minor complaints about its design, this tablet is worthy of consideration” and rated it 70 out of 100. Theverge.com mentioned in their Asus Transformer Pad TF103CE review “Great design, build” . Tbreak.ae wrote five years ago “Attractive Case Design”.

A few customers said in their reviews that this tablet was smooth. Expert website Anandtech.com mentioned “At the same time, NVIDIA has finally delivered an SoC capable of delivering the sort of smooth experience we'd expect from a $500 tablet” in their review of the Asus Transformer Pad TF103CE. Theverge.com said “The Prime delivers smooth and clear 1080p video” in their review of the Asus Transformer Pad TF103CE and gave it a score of 4 stars.

One customer wrote in their reviews that the Asus Transformer Pad TF103CE was neat. Five years ago Tbreak.ae gave the Asus Transformer Pad TF103CE a rating of 4 stars and said “Twopiece design slots together neatly and securely, Android 3.0 (Honeycomb) is designed for tablets”.

One customer who bought this tablet thought it was well designed. Tbreak.ae said “Well designed add-on keyboard 50” and gave this tablet a rating of 4 stars.

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Robust

Some Asus Transformer Pad TF103CE owners who purchased the product concluded that it was well made. Five years ago expert website Tlbhd.com wrote “It's definitely a solid piece of technology and is well built, good looking” in their review of this tablet. Tbreak.ae said “Stylish, well built, sensibly priced, easy to use, brilliant performance” . Expert review site Crowdedbrain.co.uk said in their review of this tablet “It's a Tablet that bears a strong resemblance to the Samsung Galaxy Tab 10.1 only with marginally better build quality”.

A number of people who reviewed it considered that it was strong and durable. Cnet.com wrote in their review of this tablet on expert website CNET.com “The thought of a powerful, robust”. Expert review site Androidpolice.com mentioned “It's largely metal, seems sturdy” in their review.

One person said in their reviews that the Asus Transformer Pad TF103CE was reliable. Pcmag.com wrote in their review “Their excellent keyboard docks and reliably speedy performance made them nice alternatives to sluggish netbooks or expensive laptops.”.

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Good Technical Features

A few Asus Transformer Pad TF103CE reviewers who reviewed it reckoned that it had good features. Expert review site Cnet.com mentioned five years ago “The Asus Transformer Prime is the best full-featured Android tablet yet with a sexy design, thoughtful features” and gave the product a score of 4 stars. Also five years ago Techsmart.co.za wrote “The Asus Eeepad Transformer sports all the bells and whistles of its more famous tablet brethren, with a large display, advanced OS”. Expert website Tlbhd.com wrote “Comes with nice connectivity options, nice features and an amazing” in their review of the Asus Transformer Pad TF103CE.

Easy to Use

Some Asus Transformer Pad TF103CE reviewers wrote in their reviews that the Asus Transformer Pad TF103CE was easy to use. Itp.net mentioned five years ago “The Eee Pad Transformer is an innovative device that’s a real pleasure to use owing to its flawless IPS-based LCD” in their review of this tablet.

Several customers who reviewed it thought it was comfortable and easy to hold. Expert website Mobiletechreview.com said “It' simply the most comfortable tablet to hold for”. Tbreak.ae wrote “Comfortable keyboard”.

One customer who reviewed the Asus Transformer Pad TF103CE said that it had a good experience.

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Good Brand

Asus is one of the better rated tablet computer brands according to average user and expert reviews, and Asus also has good ratings for its Z3745 processor tablets.

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Good Value for Money

Expert review site Hardwarezone.com.sg highlighted in their review that this Asus tablet computer was good value for money.

Good Connectivity

A few Asus Transformer Pad TF103CE reviewers agreed that this tablet was good in terms of connectivity. Expert website Fudzilla.com wrote in their review of this tablet “Transformer TF101 boasts better connectivity”.

A few Asus Transformer Pad TF103CE owners said in their reviews that the Asus Transformer Pad TF103CE had email functionality. Tbreak.ae wrote “Honeycomb features strong multitasking, e-mail and calendar notifications” . Expert review site Whattabletpc.com mentioned two years ago “If you're new here, you may want to subscribe to my free newsletter and email course” in their Asus Transformer Pad TF103CE review.

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Good for Games

One customer who reviewed it considered that it was good playing games on. Theverge.com said in their Asus Transformer Pad TF103CE review five years ago “Superb gaming performance” .

Acceptable Noise Level

One Asus Transformer Pad TF103CE reviewer considered that the Asus Transformer Pad TF103CE was quiet. Tbreak.ae scored the Asus Transformer Pad TF103CE 80 out of 100 and mentioned “Runs Silently”.

Good Size

Three people who reviewed it mentioned that it was thin. Four years ago expert review site Mobiletechreview.com said “The Prime is one of the thinnest tablets on the market at 0.32”. Expert review site Theregister.co.uk scored it 5 stars and mentioned in their Asus Transformer Pad TF103CE review “The blazing fast hardware, superb screen, lightness, thinness”. Expert review site Technave.sg wrote “Professional-level Android applications are still thin on the ground, which limi” in their review of the Asus Transformer Pad TF103CE.

A number of Asus Transformer Pad TF103CE reviewers who reviewed the Asus Transformer Pad TF103CE concluded that it was compact. Mobiletechreview.com wrote “Has a more compact and balanced design” in their review of the Asus Transformer Pad TF103CE. Five years ago expert website Fudzilla.com mentioned “Samsung’s Galaxy Tab 10.1 is currently the most compact tablet in its class.”.

One person wrote in their reviews that it was a good weight. Three years ago Androidpolice.com said “The weight is evenly distributed”.

One Asus Transformer Pad TF103CE reviewer reckoned that the product was a good body shape. Vr-Zone.com wrote five years ago “Would appeal to consumers with its sturdy aluminium body, large 10.1-inch display (with scratch-resistant glass), preloaded with the company's proprietary apps suc” in their review of this tablet.

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64-Bit Processor Operating Mode

This tablet computer has a 64-bit processor operating mode, which is the most commonly found processor operating mode on tablet computers that have been around for more than a year.

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5 Reasons Against

Not 4G Compatible

The Transformer Pad TF103CE is not 4G compatible. Most of the other tablet computers that have been around for a comparable time to the Transformer Pad TF103CE are also not 4G compatible.

Tablets which are 4G compatible that might be worth looking at include the Lenovo Thinkpad 10[plb_3347166_price].

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Not 3G Compatible

Most Z3745 processor tablets that have been around for around the same time as the Transformer Pad TF103CE are not 3G compatible. The Transformer Pad TF103CE is no exception to this as it too is not 3G compatible.

If you are looking for a tablet that is 3G compatible then you might want to look at the DELL Venue 8 Pro[plb_3418836_price].

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Very Low Rear Camera Resolution

The rear camera resolutions of comparable spec tablets that were released around the same time as the Transformer Pad TF103CE range from 2MP to 8MP, and the average rear camera resolution is 6.2MP. With a rear camera resolution of only 2 megapixels, the Transformer Pad TF103CE has one of the lower rear camera resolutions amongst similar spec tablet computers of this age.

If this Z3745 processor tablet rear camera resolution is not high enough for you then you might also want to consider the Lenovo Thinkpad 10[plb_3347166_price] (8MP) which is also higher rated.

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Very Low Front Camera Resolution

The Transformer Pad TF103CE has one of the lower front camera resolutions (only 0.3 megapixels) amongst comparable spec tablets of this age. The average front camera resolution of tablet computers of a similar age and spec to the Transformer Pad TF103CE is 1.3MP.

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Heavy

Across all the tablet computers of this spec and age the weights range from 290g to 1.1kg. The Transformer Pad TF103CE is quite heavy (1.1 kilograms) compared to most of the other similar spec tablets that were released one year ago.

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5 Other reasons to consider the Asus Transformer Pad TF103CE

Released Over a Year Ago

Asus released the Transformer Pad TF103CE over a year ago.

Four Processor Cores

The Asus Transformer Pad TF103CE is a four processor core tablet computer which is average compared to the other 29 comparable spec tablet computers that are a similar age to the Transformer Pad TF103CE that we have assessed the number of processor cores of.

We think you might also be interested in some of the other 4 processor core tablets currently available including because of it's better review score, the Tab S8[pl_2596361_price], or the Thinkpad 10[pl_3347166_price] both from Lenovo.

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Average Processor Clock Speed

At 1.33 gigahertz, the Asus Transformer Pad TF103CE has a fairly average processor clock speed compared to most of the other tablets of a similar type and age to the Transformer Pad TF103CE.

Alternative 1.33GHz processor clock speed tablets currently available that you might also want to look at include because of it's better review score, the Tab S8[pl_2596361_price], or the Thinkpad 10[pl_3347166_price] both from Lenovo.

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Average Screen Size

With a screen size of 10.1 inches, the Asus Transformer Pad TF103CE has a fairly standard screen size compared to most of the other tablet computers that are a similar age to the Transformer Pad TF103CE.

We think you might also be interested in some of the other 10.1" tablets currently available including because of it's better review score, the Lenovo Thinkpad 10[plb_3347166_price].

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Average Internal Storage Capacity

At 16 gigabytes, the Transformer Pad TF103CE has a relatively average internal storage capacity compared to most of the other Z3745 processor tablets that were released more than a year ago.

There are a number of alternative 16GB internal storage capacity tablet computers currently available which you might want to look at including because of it's better review score, the Lenovo Tab S8[plb_2596361_price].

If you would prefer a larger internal storage capacity then you might also want to consider the Lenovo Thinkpad 10[plb_3347166_price] (32GB) which also has a higher rating.

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Specification

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Integrated Card Reader
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Display
Screen Size
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Touch Screen Technology
Multi-Touch Technology
Display Technology
Touch Sensitive Screen
LED Backlight
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Graphics
Graphics Adapter
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Camera
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Front Camera Resolution
Front Camera
Video Recording
Rear Camera
Audio
Built-In Speaker
Built-In Microphone
Built-In Speaker
Networking
Near Field Communication (NFC)
Bluetooth Version
WiFi Standard
Bluetooth
Wi-Fi Standard
Ports & Interfaces
DC-In Jack
Combo Headphone / Microphone Port
Headphone Jack Size
Microphone Input
Headphone Output
Micro HDMI Port
Micro-USB 2.0 Port
USB 2.0 Port
Performance
Electronic Compass
Gyroscope
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GLONASS
GPS
GPS
Design
Size
Form Factor
Colour
Processor Special Features
Intel Anti-Theft Technology
Intel Quick Sync Video Technology
Intel Identity Protection Technology
Intel Wireless Display (WiDi) Technology
Intel Insider
Intel Clear Video HD Technology
Intel 64
Intel Secure Key
Intel Virtualization Technology (VT-X)
Intel AES New Instructions
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Cable Included
AC Adapter
Keyboard Included
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Warranty Card
Manual
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Miracast Certified
64-Bit Computing Architecture
Intel Virtualization Technology

27 Awards

CNET.com Editor's Choice Pocket Lint Hot Product neoseeker.com Recommended log.com.tr Editor's Choice hartware.de Top Product vido.com.ua Recommended gagadget.com Recommended parentesis.com Editor's Choice M3.idg.se Recommended pcforalla.idg.se Good Choice revolucaodigital.net Gold komputerswiat.pl Best Product frazpc.pl Recommended teknokulis.com Gold computershopper.com Editor's Choice turkchip.com Gold hardwarezone.com.sg Best Value hothardware.com Editor's Choice tbreak.ae Recommended Product vr-zone.com Editor's Choice CNET.com.au Editor's Choice alphr.com Recommended Techreport.com Recommended theregister.co.uk Recommended zdnet.co.uk Editor's Choice tweaktown.com Editor's Choice cw.no Good Purchase

Expert Reviews

(138)
17 July 2014

Neoseeker.com

Portable computing devices became a staple in the daily life routine of millions of people around the globe. Cell phones, tablets, laptops, and lately smart bracelets and watches are everywhere.... Read more…

29 April 2014

IPad challengers come and go but the ASUS Transformer Prime is the first that has really excited me. It's a follow up to the ASUS Eee Pad Transformer TF101 that was an unexpected success for ASUS... Read more…

9 December 2013

Complete with its keyboard dock, the TF701 is among the best Android tablets for productivity, but it's not the absolute best anymore. I'd argue that the Galaxy Note 10.1, with its stylus support...

6 December 2013

Despite its bulky design, the Asus Transformer Pad TF701T is one of the best 10-inch Android tablet values available, but it's worth your time to also look closely at its competition...

26 November 2013

Jon goes back to school to see which tablet rules supreme, but can the keyboard-toting, Android-powered Asus Transformer Pad make it to the top of the class? Hit play in the video above to find out!

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User Reviews

(68)
Reviewed 1 June 2011 by Paul Cook

I have to confess that I couldn't wait for Amazon stock so I got this early from Comet. I have waited a long time for a decent tablet that wasn't as restricted as the more popular brands and this... Read more…

Reviewed 3 June 2011 by Gábor Tabi

Before we get to the device, let me give Amazon some credit. They shipped my device (ordered in April) via UPS, so I got it real quick. As a bonus, ASUS got Android 3.1 ready in time when I... Read more…

Reviewed 8 July 2011 by Amazon Customer
(Verified Purchase)

** Below is my original review. And generally it still stands. I love the form factor, the technology and I really love Honeycomb. What I don't love is the fact that after returning my first one... Read more…

Reviewed 8 June 2011 by A. Jones

Im writing this review on my transformer that ive now had for a day, so still early days. The device is fairly response (could be a bit nippier), the screen is bright and touch seems to work well... Read more…

Reviewed 15 November 2011 by E M
(Verified Purchase)

(Edited) - looks nice, but the battery stopped charging properly after only a couple of weeks. It charged slower and slower until it wouldn't charge at all. I sent it back for repair three times,... Read more…

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Product Identifiers

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