Prime is coming! Prime is coming! No, not Optimus Prime, Asus
' Transformer Prime, the company's next-generation Transformer tablet. It was practically a given that the company would bust out a second edition, and now the particulars are starting to take shape. It'll be based on NVIDIA
's next-gen quad-core Tegra 3 chip, and will share the same lid design as the Zenbook.
Asus Transformer Prime Tablet - Docked at AsiaD Conference
Asus has made live a Prime holding spot, noting that it's the first tablet to feature Project Kal-El, but it's keeping the bulk of the specifications close to its chest. It'll be a split-tab design like the current one, and other reports have noted that it will have an SD card slot, a mini-HDMI output and a 10" display. We're guessing it'll be out before the holidays, but who knows what CES holds just after...