New firmware upgrade build brings pre-installed Netflix for Asus Eee Pad Transformer


Released over six months ago Asus Eee Pad Transformer is the “father” of Transformer series and big brother for the upcoming super tablet Asus Transformer Prime packed with a quad-core CPU, Kal-El from NVIDIA. Although considered old Asus hasn’t forgotten about its 1st Eee Pad Transformer offering a new firmware update.

Firmware build number brings two important features Netflix and AppBackup (allowing users to save data from third-party applications), several bug fixes, performance improving WiFi connectivity and battery consumption while docked. Other improvements brought to Google apps like Maps, Market and Books (US only), improvement to the native Email app to support download for .ZIP files and improves native Browser compatibility.