ASUS just dropped word regarding its plans for Jelly Bean updates and thankfully, there a lot of lucky tablet owners out there. The Transformer Pad, Transformer Pad Prime, and Transformer Pad Infinity are all winners in the Android 4.1 Jelly Bean contest. Unfortunately, ASUS isn’t providing exact dates for the update, only saying they’ll “provide further guidance” on their timeframes near release.
ASUS also states they are examining Jelly Bean updates for other devices, but won’t confirm whether any other products will receive the update in the future. No surprises there. Read the full statement below.
Dear valued ASUS customer,
At ASUS, one of the key commitments we make to our customers is a relentless drive to deliver the best user experience. We constantly strive to achieve this goal through our ‘Design Thinking’ philosophy that includes regular software and firmware updates for our products.
We are pleased to announce that many of our tablet products are scheduled to receive an update to Android 4.1, Jelly Bean. The ASUS Transformer Pad, ASUS Transformer Pad Prime and ASUS Transformer Pad Infinity are all scheduled to receive Android 4.1 updates in the coming months. We will provide further guidance on our expected timeframes for these updates near their release.
We are still investigating Jelly Bean updates for other devices, but we are not in a position to confirm whether any other products will be eligible for an update at the moment.
Thank you for your continued support.