Asus Transformer Prime Now Available To Pre-Order

It looks like the wait for the Asus Transformer Prime is almost over, as the new second generation Transformer tablet is now available to pre-order from Amazon, with a price of $492 for the 32GB model and $584 for the 64GB version.

Amazon doesn’t have a shipping date for the Transformer Prime as yet, but the device is expected to be available next month, as Asus recently announced it would launch in early December.

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5 Inch Lenovo Android Tablet Leaked

It looks like Lenovo is working on a new Android tablet, according to a recent report by Engadget, the Android device will feature a 5 inch touchscreen display, and will probably be called the IdeaTab.

There really isn’t very much information about the specifications on this new Android tablet, but we do know that it will come with HDMI out, a micro USB port and a front facing camera.

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Asus Eee Pad Transformer Prime Running Ice Cream Sandwich Teaser (video)

Nvidia has today released a teaser video showing a glimpse of Google’s Ice Cream Sandwich Android operating system running on the new Asus Eee Pad Transformer Prime, which is equipped with Nvidia’s new Tegra 3 quad-core processor.

Watch Nvidia’s quick demo showing Google’s  Android 4.0 OS, Ice Cream Sandwich running on an Asus Eee Pad Transformer Prime, after the break.

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HTC Wildfire S Headed TO MetroPCS

The HTC Wildfire S has been available in the US for a while through T-Mobile and US cellular and now the device is headed to MetroPCS, and it should be available some time this week for $179 plus taxes without a contract.

The HTC Wildfire S comes with a 3.2 inch touchscreen display with a resolution of 320 x 480 pixels, plus Android 2.3 Gingerbread and HTC Sense 3.0

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SkyLight Transforms Your Smartphone In To A Microscope Viewer And Camera (video)

A new concept which has been designed to transform your smartphone in to a microscope viewer, has just started its journey from concept to manufacture over on the Kickstarter website.

Once your smartphone is attached to the SkyLight adapter, you can then use your smartphones camera and video recorder to take records of specimens, and easily distribute them either via email or social networks. Watch the video after the jump to see it in action.


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Samsung WiFi Series 5 Chromebook Announced

Samsung has launched a new version of their Series 5 Chromebook, and this version will be WiFi only, will come in black and will retail for $349 and will feature the latest version of Google’s Chrome OS, which had a recent minor update.

The Samsung Series 5 WiFi Chromebook features a 12.1 inch LCD display with a resolution of 1280 x 800 pixels, there is also a dual core Intel Atom processor, a couple of USB ports and an SD card reader.

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Activision’s Call Of Duty Elite Service, Signs Up 1 Million Paying Users

Activision has today announced that its new Call of Duty Elite service, which provides users with a number of premium features. Has already signed up 1 million paying users, even after a troubled start for the service.

Activision issued a press release this morning detailing that out of the 1 million signups, the Gamestop chain of stores has been responsible for signing up a staggering 600,000 users alone.

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Samsung Illusion Hits Verizon Wireless November 23rd

The Samsung Illusion was recently announced, and now it would appear that the device will be available from Verizon wireless from tomorrow, the 23rd of November at Verizon online, but it looks like it won’t actually launch in Verizon stores until the 12th of January.

As a reminder, the Samsung Illusion comes with Android 2.3 Gingerbread and features a 3.5 inch touchscreen display with a 320 x 480 pixel resolution, plus 512MB of RAM and a single core 1GHz processor.

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Kyobo Android eReader Becomes Worlds First Equipped With E-Paper Colour Display

This week Kyobo Book Centre and Qualcomm have unveiled their new eReader, which is the very first to be equipped with a mirasol colour e-paper display.

The Kyobo eReader is equipped with a 5.7-inch, 1024 x 768 display using Qualcomm’s front-light technology, and uses LEDs to allow users to be able to use the eReader in the dark. Its also fitted with capacitive touchscreen and powered by a 1GHz Qualcomm Snapdragon S2 processor. Watch a demonstration video after the jump to see the new Kyobo eReader put through its paces. Its also equipped with Wi-fi connectivity but unfortunately doesn’t offer connection via 3G.

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Plane Engine Parts iPhone Dock

We have featured a number of iPhone docks here at Geeky Gadgets, but I think this is probably the first one which is made from engine parts of various planes, the J-Cobs Piston Dock.

There will only be 250 of these iPhone and iPod docks made, and as you can see from the photos the certainly look different to anything we have featured on the site previously.

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Air Jordans, Made From A Pizza Box Packaging

If you enjoy a little papercraft you might enjoy constructing these Nike Air Jordans which can be made using a pizza box style packaging. The box has been designed to hold and be sold with the new “XIV Blueprint” t-shirt that will be arriving in the spring of 2012.

The packaging resembles the pattern that is printed on the t-shirt, but allows you to pop out the pieces to construct your very own. Unfortunately its only a scale model and cant actually be worn unless you have very small feet.

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