ASUS’ New Transformer Pad Infinity Rocks a Tegra 4 Chip

We’re still not exactly sure what that Android Batman had to do with ASUS’ “We Transform” teaser campaign and event, but the company did unveil the new ASUS Transformer Pad Infinity running Tegra 4, NVIDIA’s latest and greatest mobile processor.

The Transformer Pad Infinity offers a 10.1-inch LED-backlit IPS+ display with an impressive resolution of 2560x1600, onboard SonicMaster audio, and a 254mm chiclet-style QWERTY keyboard dock. The dock has its own additional battery as well as a multitouch pad, USB 3.0 port and SDXC card reader.

ASUS Transformer Pad Infinity

It also sports 2GB of RAM, 32GB eMMC storage, 5MP front- and 1.2MP rear-facing cameras, and dual-band 802.11a/b/g/n and Bluetooth 3.0 + EDR.

The Tegra 4 has a quad-core ARM Cortex-A15 CPU, 72 custom GeForce GPU cores, and a battery-saver core, and ASUS and NVIDIA promise that it will facilitate faster web browsing, increased WebGL and HTML5 support, and better HD video playback. It also supports 4K video and boasts improved battery life.