As we informed that the official, stable release of Android 4.x Ice Cream Sandwich for Asus Eee Pad TFT101, would be released once its approved by Google team. For Eee Pad Transformer TF101, an unofficial, which isn’t stable (unstable) version of ICS by XDA member paulburton has surfaced now. Here’s how-to-tutorial is waiting to install and flash your device with it, Check details after this jump!
DISCLAIMER : Grab info will not be held responsible for any loss of data or damage to device experienced by following this guide. You may face problems, but proceed at your won risks.
Note : This is a custom ROM build, which has many bugs, with lack of mass storage, no GPS, and no camera functioning as well. We don’t advice installing this custom ROM and use it for daily purposes.
Ready to start, then make sure your Eee Pad TF101 is rooted and that you’ve flashed ClockworkMod Recovery. Very important requirements finally aside, to get started now.
Step 1 : Download the following files:
* Android 4.0.3 ICS for Eee Pad TF01 [Direct Link]
* ICS Google Apps [MultiUpload]
Think you’ve downloaded them, simply transfer to the /sdcard directory on your device’s internal memory storage.
Step 2 : From ROM Manager, hit Reboot to Recovery to boot your Eee Pad TF101 into ClockworkMod Recovery.
Step 3 : From ClockworkMod Recovery, select wipe data / factory reset (settings default). In advanced, select wipe Dalvik cache as well as wipe cache.
Step 4 : Time to flash the ROM. Navigate to install zip from sdcard > choose zip from sdcard > tf101-ics4.0.3-20120121-cwm.zip.
Now, you’ll need to select flash icygappsv2.zip.
Step 5 : From the main menu, select reboot system.
If you done the job correctly, you’ll boot into a very early alpha build of Android 4.0.3 Ice Cream Sandwich on your Eee Pad TF101 perfectly.
Step 6 : Finally, download and install a CPU control app like SetCPU, No-frills CPU control or Antuantu and set them to interactive governor.
Problems facing, please head over to the official thread on XDA-Developer forum.
Asus confirmed a few days back that Ice Cream Sandwich for the original Transformer tablet will arrive in mid-February 2012. No specific date has yet revealed, but the update will surely boost the Android 3.0 Honeycomb device’s speed as well as bringing the most anticipated Ice Cream Sandwich UI.
This is an Android’s early ICS port which arrived for the original Eee Pad Transformer. Via