ASUS ZenWatch to cost under $200, due in October
Sep02

ASUS ZenWatch to cost under $200, due in October

ASUS started sending out teasers for its first smartwatch late last month and said that the device would launch at IFA this week. That is still the case, but as the clock ticks towards that launch, the company has shed a little more light on the wearable, confirming its name, general price, and availability dates. Speaking at a media briefing, CEO of ASUS Jerry Shen revealed that the device will be called the ZenWatch and that it will...

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Android KitKat for the ASUS Padfone Infinity and Fonepad Note 6
Aug14

Android KitKat for the ASUS Padfone Infinity and Fonepad Note 6

Asus has updated two of its flagship devices to Android 4.4 KitKat today, giving the Padfone Infinity and Fonepad Note 6 the latest full release of Google's mobile platform. The company rolled out the update today for two of the quirkiest devices in the mobile world. The Padfone Infinity is a flagship bothering smartphone that comes with a tablet dock, locking into a 10-inch screen to double as a fully functional Android slate. It is...

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Asus shows off new PadFone 7 at Computex
Jun02

Asus shows off new PadFone 7 at Computex

Asus seems to be trying to position itself as some kind of alternative mobile company, the one people go to when they want something unique and different. The Taiwanese brand is certainly the one to turn to if you want a device that does more than one thing, as it has proved with a number of new products today. One of those new products is the latest FonePad 7, the sequel to last year's original tablet with the same name. As that name...

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Asus Transformer Book V: Windows and Android Phone, tablet, and laptop
Jun02

Asus Transformer Book V: Windows and Android Phone, tablet, and laptop

Asus has been peddling a market that it has all to itself over the last two years, and many people may never have heard of it. The company's PadFone's are hybrid high end smartphones docked to a large (or in the case of the mini version, small) tablet and they have been wowing global smartphone fans. Not to the tune of blistering sales, but the now launched in the US PadFone's are very good devices that are unique and have been...

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ASUS PadFone Mini Press Renders Leak

ASUS came out with the Padfone years ago before 5-inch-plus devices became a regular sight in the mobile market place. Though other manufactures have followed into this space, ASUS is now making a Padfone mini version of it. While specs leaked out a little while ago, now tipser evleaks tweets these pictures of the press rendering. The "tablet" part itself of this device is rumored to between 7 to 8 inches in screen size while the...

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Sony Xperia Z Ultra vs. Google Nexus 7 2013 – Video Comparison

Robert over at MobileBurn compares the Sony Xperia Z Ultra against the Google Nexus 7 2013. Many will say why to compare a smartphone against a tablet, but considering the fact that the Xperia Z Ulta comes with a 6.44-inch display it's closer to a tablet (with phone capabilities) than a smartphone. Check the comparison video after the break. Which one would you choose, the Xperia Z Ultra, or a Nexus 7 + smaller smartphone combo?...

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