Tag: Asus

Asus Unveils The World’s First Portable 240 Hz Gaming Monitor

The newest monitor from Asus, called the ROG Strix XG17, boasts a refresh rate of 240 Hz. The best part? You can take it anywhere you like.

Gadgets May 28, 2019

The Asus ZenFone 6 Is A $500 Flagship With Snapdragon 855 And A Swivel Camera

To stand out from the pack, Asus had to do something bold. This explains why the new ZenFone 6 has a camera setup different from most flagships, and a decent price to boot.

Phones/Tablets/Mobile Tech May 18, 2019

Asus Publishes Fix For 'ShadowHammer' Malware

ASUS responded to recent media reports on the ASUS Live Update tool attack by APT groups. The hardware vendor also announced the release of ASUS Live Update Version 3.6.8, which introduces a fix for the ShadowHammer malware.

Security March 29, 2019

Asus Software Updates Laced With Malware Infect Thousands: How To Check If You're Affected

Hackers infect thousands of Asus computers with malware using the manufacturer's own Live Update Utility tool. Fortunately, there's a way to check if a machine is affected or not, thanks to Kaspersky Lab.

Security March 25, 2019

Asus ZenBook Pro 15 UX580GE With ScreenPad Has A Secondary Display Replacing The TouchPad

Asus took to Computex 2018 to unveil its latest premium laptop, introducing the high-end ZenBook Pro 15 UX580GE with a 5.5-inch secondary display called a ScreenPad instead of a trackpad. Here's all you need to know.

Computers June 6, 2018

Asus ROG Gaming Smartphone Debuts With Snapdragon 845, 8 GB RAM And More: Razer Phone, Watch Out!

Asus is entering the gaming smartphone race with its beastly ROG Phone, unveiled at Computex 2018. The handset has an exclusive, overclocked Snapdragon 845 Mobile Platform, 8 GB of RAM, dual cameras, special accessories, and more.

Phones/Tablets/Mobile Tech June 5, 2018

Asus ZenFone 5 Is Basically A Cheap iPhone X Running On Android

Asus isn’t ashamed two of its new phones look exactly like Apple’s iPhone X. Looking at the specs, though, it’s hard not to get impressed by the ZenFone 5 and 5z.

Phones/Tablets/Mobile Tech February 28, 2018

Asus Unveils The ROG Bezel-Free Kit That Melds Multiple Monitors Into One

Asus unveiled the ROG Bezel-Free Kit at the CES 2018 this week. The solution will blur the seams between interconnected monitors, creating an illusion of continuous widescreen display with the use of polymethylmethacrylate lenses.

Gadgets January 12, 2018

Asus Makes The ZenFone 4 Series Official, And They’re All About Dual Cameras: Should You Buy One?

Asus has now officially launched the complete ZenFone 4 line, with six models in total. Two of the lineup features dual front-facing cameras, perfect for the selfie-obsessed.

Phones/Tablets/Mobile Tech August 18, 2017

Asus ZenFone AR Now Up For Preorder On Verizon For $648 Or $27 A Month

Asus has now put up the ZenFone AR for preorder on Verizon. Customers can choose between paying for the Tango-capable phone’s full retail price or getting a 24-month lease plan.

Phones/Tablets/Mobile Tech August 3, 2017

Asus ZenFone AR Gets A Possible June 14 Launch Date

The first Tango-capable smartphone from Asus will reportedly launch on June 14 in Taiwan, with a US release scheduled in July. Hopefully the Asus ZenFone AR is a better attempt at Tango than the Lenovo Phab 2 Pro.

Phones/Tablets/Mobile Tech June 7, 2017

Computex 2017: AMD Ryzen Desktop PC From Acer, Asus, Dell, HP, And Lenovo Unwrapped

Manufacturers from all over the world have announced upcoming AMD Ryzen desktop PCs at Computex 2017. Here's a look at what's in store from Acer, Asus, Dell, HP, and Lenovo.

Computers May 31, 2017

Asus, Lenovo, And HP Join Qualcomm And Microsoft For ARM-Powered Windows 10 PCs With Snapdragon 835

Microsoft took to Computex 2017 to announce its partners for ARM-powered Windows 10 PCs with Qualcomm's Snapdragon 835 under the hood. HP, Asus, and Lenovo are all on board, committing to offer Always Connected PCs with LTE.

Computers May 31, 2017

Asus Crams An Nvidia GTX 1080 Into An Ultra-Slim Laptop, Calls It The ROG Zephyrus

Asus has announced the ROG Zephyrus, the ultra-slim gaming laptop that's powered by an Nvidia GTX 1080. There's a GTX 1070 version too if the GTX 1080 seems like overkill.

Computers May 30, 2017

Asus ZenBook Flip S Debuts As World's Thinnest Convertible At Computex 2017: Specs, Pricing, And Availability

Asus unveiled the world's thinnest convertible laptop at Computex 2017, introducing the sleek new ZenBook Flip S. Here's what you need to know about specs, features, pricing, and availability.

Computers May 29, 2017

Best Buy Memorial Day 2017 Sale: Deals On Surface Pro 4, Asus Gaming Laptop, And More

In the market for a laptop? Then Best Buy's Memorial Day 2017 sale has got you covered, offering deals and discounts on devices such as the Surface Pro 4, an Asus gaming laptop, the Lenovo IdeaPad 110s, and more.

Computers May 28, 2017

Asus Zenfone AR Will Arrive This Summer On Verizon: What Does The Google Project Tango Smartphone Offer?

The Asus Zenfone AR will arrive in the United States in the summer, with Verizon the only carrier that will be selling the smartphone. The device is the first one that will support both Google's Project Tango and Daydream platforms.

Phones/Tablets/Mobile Tech May 19, 2017

Chromebooks, Watch Out: Cheap Windows 10 S Laptops From Acer, HP, Dell, Asus And More Start At $189

Microsoft announced a new education-focused Windows 10 S and the device lineup could give the Chromebook a run for its money. Windows 10 S laptops from HP, Acer, Dell, Asus, Toshiba and more start at just $189, so here's the deal.

Computers May 3, 2017

Asus ZenWatch 3 And ZenWatch 2 To Get Android Wear 2.0 In Early Q2 2017

Asus has announced that it will roll out the Android Wear 2.0 update for its ZenWatch 3 and ZenWatch 2 soon. The Asus smartwatches are expected to get the update in early Q2 2017.

Wearable Tech February 26, 2017

Asus Unveils ZenFone Live As World's First Smartphone With Real-Time Beautification Tech, Selfie Flash, And More

Asus has announced a new budget smartphone with some neat tricks up its sleeve. The ZenFone Live is the world's first smartphone with real-time beautification technology for photos and live videos, promising glamorous shots.

Phones/Tablets/Mobile Tech February 25, 2017

Asus ZenFlip UX370 Laptop Images Leak, Successor Of ZenBook Flip UX360 Releasing Soon?

Images of the Asus ZenFlip UX370, the successor of ZenBook Flip UX360, have leaked online. The leaked images hint at a fleible laptop which will come in gold and dark gray options.

Gadgets February 19, 2017

Raspberry Pi vs Asus Tinker Board: Quick Specs And Price Comparison

Raspberry Pi has a fierce new competitor in Asus. Find out how the technical specifications of the newly released Asus Tinker Board compete against those of the Raspberry Pi 3.

Computers January 22, 2017

Asus To Debut ZenFone 4 Series In May

Asus is reportedly planning to unveil its ZenFone 4 series in May. One of the devices in the lineup is expected to be powered by a 4,850 mAh battery and could sport a 5.2-inch screen.

Phones/Tablets/Mobile Tech January 21, 2017

Asus ZenFone 3 Android Nougat Update Put On Hold

Asus ZenFone 3 users have to wait a tad longer for the Android N update to arrive for the handset. Asus has put the update for the handset on hold and is working toward cleaning up the bugs.

Apps/Software January 18, 2017

Asus Wants To Boost Smartphone Shipment By Twofold

Fueled by the success of its ZenFone 3 lineup, Asus is reportedly looking to give a flip up to its smartphone sales in the next three years. The company is apparently targeting 35 million to 40 million smartphone sales each year.

Phones/Tablets/Mobile Tech January 17, 2017

Asus Rolls Out ZenWatch 3 Major Update, ZenWatch 2 Security Fixes

Asus has released a software update for the ZenWatch 3 which introduced new features including ECO mode and customization settings. ZenWatch 2, on the other hand, received security fixes last December.

Wearable Tech January 6, 2017

CES 2017: Meet AsusPro B9440, The 'World's Lightest' Windows 10 Business Notebook

Asus unveiled its AsusPro B9440 business notebook at the CES 2017 and claims it is the lightest Windows 10-powered business laptop. The device’s light weight can be attributed to its metal chassis, which is made from a premium magnesium alloy.

Computers January 5, 2017

Qualcomm Accidentally Unveils Asus ZenFone AR: What Are The Specs, Features Of The Second Google Tango Smartphone?

Qualcomm accidentally unveiled the Asus ZenFone AR, the second Google Project Tango-enabled smartphone. The device will be powered by the Snapdragon 821 processor and will be officially announced at CES 2017.

Phones/Tablets/Mobile Tech January 2, 2017

Leaked Asus Chromebook C302CA Packs Intel Core m3, 4 GB RAM And USB-C For $499: Is This A MacBook Killer?

The Asus Chromebook C302CA was leaked through a Newegg listing. The laptop is not the direct successor of the popular Asus Chromebook Flip, but it might have what it takes to draw customers away from the more expensive Apple MacBook.

Computers December 27, 2016

Asus Releases CES 2017 Teaser Video: What to Expect At The Zennovation Event

The Asus promotional video for its CES 2017 event is filled with big words but, as most trailers go, contained few details just enough to whet the interest of the public. The event will kick off on Jan. 4, a day before CES 2017 opens.

Phones/Tablets/Mobile Tech December 21, 2016

Facer 3.0 Goes Official, Expands Support For Tizen And Android Wear: Samsung Gear S3, Asus ZenWatch 3, And More

Facer's latest update introduces support for the Tizen OS as well as the latest Android Wear devices. It also includes new features for smartwatch owners, and advanced tools that can be used by watch face designers.

Wearable Tech December 15, 2016

Moto Z Could Get Tango AR By Way Of A Moto Mod

Motorola is eyeballing Tango as its next big MotoMod idea. If this pushes forward, it will enable the Moto Z to support augmented reality apps and more functionalities that lead to richer mobile experience.

Phones/Tablets/Mobile Tech December 1, 2016

Asus ZenFone 3 Skipping The US, ZenFone 3 Deluxe Canada Release Canceled

Asus launched the ZenFone 3 Deluxe in the United States, but it's apparently not planning to release the standard ZenFone 3. Across the border, the standard ZenFone 3 is available in Canada, but Asus apparently canceled the ZenFone 3 Deluxe release.

Phones/Tablets/Mobile Tech November 25, 2016

Asus ZenWatch 3 Goes Up For Preorder: Available Via Asus Store, B&H For $229

The Asus Zenwatch 3 has already been made available for preorder, although it appears to be selling out fast. The wearable device not only looks and feels premium, but it is also quite sturdy, as it is made from jewel-grade stainless steel.

Wearable Tech November 1, 2016

Asus Deluxe Special Edition ZenFone 3 vs. Google Pixel: Specs Shootout Between The Snapdragon 821 Smartphones

Both the Google Pixel and the Asus Deluxe Special Edition ZenFone 3 will be among first devices in the market to use Snapdragon 821. The latest and greatest Qualcomm chipset can provide significant boost to overall user experience.

Phones/Tablets/Mobile Tech October 9, 2016

Asus ZenFone 3, ZenWatch 3 And ZenPad 3s 10: US Release Date, Price, Specs, Preorder Details And More

Asus is about to unleash the Snapdragon 821-powered Deluxe Special Edition ZenFone 3, the ZenWatch 3 and the ZenPad 3s 10 in the United States.

Phones/Tablets/Mobile Tech October 7, 2016

Asus ZenBook 3 Review Roundup: Impressive Performance In A Slim Package, But Is It A MacBook Killer?

The Asus ZenBook 3 is arguably one of the most powerful ultraportable laptops out there, packing in seventh-generation Intel Core chips and lots of RAM in a small package. However, the big question remains: Is it a MacBook killer?

Computers October 6, 2016

Asus ZenFone 3 Deluxe And ZenFone 3 Laser Now Available For Purchase On Amazon

The Asus ZenFone 3 Laser and the ZenFone 3 Deluxe are now available for purchase in the U.S. from Amazon for $206.95 and $530.48, respectively. The handsets, however, will take between two and five weeks to ship.

Phones/Tablets/Mobile Tech September 23, 2016

Asus ZenBook 3 vs. 12-Inch MacBook: Quick Comparison Of Lookalike Laptops

The Asus ZenBook 3 is a lookalike of the 12-inch Apple MacBook (2016) but there are some differences. Here is a quick comparison of the two portable laptops.

Computers September 6, 2016

Asus ZenFone 2 Now Getting Android Marshmallow

Asus is rolling out Android 6.0 Marshmallow update for its ZenFone 2 smartphone. The update removes bloatware and brings in tow new apps such as Google Messenger, Instagram and Google Calendar.

Apps/Software September 1, 2016

Asus ZenWatch 3 Images Leak, Confirm Circular Display

Leaked images show the ZenWatch 3 with a round dial. The Asus smartwatch may launch at the upcoming 2016 IFA that kicks off in early September.

Wearable Tech August 13, 2016

Asus ZenFone 3 Laser Promo Teases Ultra-Fast Laser Autofocus And Other Highlight Features [Video]

Asus plans to roll out new models in its ZenFone 3 family, and they should reach the U.S. market, too. Take a look at the highlights in a video featuring the ZenFone 3 Laser.

Phones/Tablets/Mobile Tech August 11, 2016

Huawei Honor 8 vs Asus ZenFone 3: Battle Of Affordable Midrangers

Huawei Honor 8 and Asus Zenfone 3 are great options for customers looking for an affordable smartphone. Here is a quick comparison of the two mobile phones.

Phones/Tablets/Mobile Tech July 17, 2016

Asus Chromebook C301SA: FHD Display, 64 GB Storage With $299 Price Tag

Asus lifted the veils off its affordable Chromebook with 64 GB of storage. Here's what makes the all-new Asus Chromebook C301SA different from other Chromebooks in the market.

Computers July 12, 2016

Is The ZenPad Z8 An iPad Mini 4 Killer?

The latest Asus ZenPad Z8, exclusively shipped by Verizon Wireless, is purportedly an upcoming flagship killer. The tablet’s impressive list of specifications has been deemed comparable to the likes of Apple’s iPad Mini 4.

Phones/Tablets/Mobile Tech June 19, 2016

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