Netflix support added for Asus Eee Pad Transformer with new update

The popular Asus Eee Pad Transformer can access the Netflix for Android application with a new software update for the tablets build of Android 3.2 Honeycomb. The update is titled HTJ85B.US_epad-8.6.5.9-20110816 for U.S. based Transformers, but international owners should look for the an update with the numbers 8.6.5.9 included.

According to ASUS Italy the new update not only adds Netflix support for the Transformer but it also does the following:

“This update resolves a number of issues emerged following the release of Honeycomb 3.2. It ‘was held in great consideration the feedback from your users. In particular you can now choose between the cursor in the shape of a circle and the arrow-shaped. It ‘was a way to add compatibility for apps developed for Android. You can enable or disable the keyboard when the dock is connected. And the device will turn on more quickly.”

Translated quote posted by Eeepc.it

Droid-Life and it’s community have confirmed that after installing the new update and rebooting their Transformers, the Netflix app for Android works perfectly with their tablets.

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