17
Oct
asus-transformer-pad-infinity

A small update is making is way to the ASUS Transformer Pad Infinity (TF700), bringing a slew of minor bug fixes along with it. We actually got our hands on a changelog this time (a rarity for ASUS):

Camera (All SKUs)

  • Fix the issue that switching to front camera in Facebook app would cause Facebook app to crash.

Wi-Fi (All SKUs)

  • Fix the issue that some 802.1x Wi-Fi APs cannot be connected after upgrading to Jelly Bean.

ASUS Software Keyboard (All SKUs)

  • Fix the issue that "Y" and "Z" characters are opposite in ASUS Czech (QWERTY) keyboard.
  • Fix the issue that Backspace key on dock does not work in Browser input field to delete words randomly.

Widgets (CN SKU only)

  • Fix the issue that user selects Google Search Widget in "Widgets" page would cause 'this widget not responding.'

Browser (All SKUs except CN SKU)

  • Added Google Bookmark sync function to Android Default Browser.

Encryption (All SKUs)

  • Fix issues that, with the TF700T encrypted in ICS and Wi-Fi on, user cannot enter system after upgrading to Jelly Bean.
  • With TF700T encrypted in Jelly Bean and restart pad with Wi-Fi on, user cannot enter system.

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So there you go - a bunch of fixes, some of which will actually let users back into their system. Hooray for being able to use the device you paid upwards of $500 for! Seriously, though - good on ASUS for getting this update pushed out so quickly after the official JB update.

To see if its available on your device, head into Settings > About tablet > System Firmware Update. Enjoy.

[Thank for the heads-up, David!]

Cameron Summerson
Cameron is a self-made geek, Android enthusiast, horror movie fanatic, musician, and cyclist. When he's not pounding keys here at AP, you can find him spending time with his wife and kids, plucking away on the 6-string, spinning on the streets, or watching The Texas Chainsaw Massacre on repeat.

  • Tommy Nunno

    Thanks asus for fixing the bugs. No so much for making me wipe it because I encrypted it on ics

  • troph

    Asus is great with updates. Major props.

  • gladgura

    ASUS seriously needs to update the Transformer Prime. Ever since the Jelly Bean update, battery life is horrible.

  • Onslo

    Since the Jelly bean Update the prime is awesome, if and only you do a factory reset of your device :)

  • Keith Myers

    Update went fairly smooth although the battery level on my dock is now showing "0%", I am going to give it a full charge to see if that fixes it.

  • android

    This update got rid of the major lag over all. Awesome update!

  • brodskyj

    the infinity keeps crashing. this causes a reset and drives me insane

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