ASUS's online ordering page for the GPS dongle is now live giving all customers that have purchased one of the popular Android based tablets a chance to order their dongle. The offer is valid from now until July 31st.
To our valued customers:
Thank you for purchasing the ASUS Eee Pad Transformer Prime, and helping to make it the most popular Android based tablet since its launch in December 2011. We greatly appreciate feedback about our products from you, and we take this feedback very seriously. The response to the Transformer Prime generally has been overwhelmingly positive, but we understand that, in certain situations, the GPS functionality has not met some users’ expectations.
Although the Transformer Prime is not a professional GPS device, as part of our unwavering commitment to customers we are offering all Transformer Prime owners a free external GPS extension kit, called a dongle, which may help improve signal reception and optimize the user experience. We are pleased to announce this offer as part of our commitment to customer service, but it does not replace, alter or amend any existing warranties you may have. For more detailed information about this offer, please click on the link below. We also encourage you to contact your local ASUS customer support hotline directly if you are experiencing GPS related problems.
ASUS prides itself on delivering an unrivalled user experience, and we offer our sincere apologies for any inconvenience that our customers may have encountered.
Singing up for your free dongle looks relatively easy. You'll either need to have already joined the ASUS Membership program or signup to join. After successfully singing up and activating the ASUS Member account you'll need to proceed with Product Registration which requires you to entire your Transformer Prime (TF201's) Serial number, approx. purchase date and some personal information like name, address ect (for shipping).