Tag Archives: Asus

Asus ROG Zephyrus GX501 review: Nvidia Max-Q makes it incredibly thin and powerful

The  Asus Republic of Gamers (ROG) Zephyrus GX501 had us at “GTX 1080 graphics in a five-pound laptop that’s almost as thin as a MacBook Pro 15.” Pound for pound, this is the most powerful portable gaming laptop on earth today. But to get this much performance in a laptop this portable, some big compromises have been made. IDG/Gordon Mah UngHow thin? That’s ... Read More »

Asus Zenfone AR landing in UK today

Asus has announced that is bringing it’s Zenfone AR smartphone to the UK. In fact, the company has confirmed that the device will be available to pre-order in the country starting today (July 21). As for pricing, the phone will carry a tag of £799 (around $1,035). Those pre-ordering will also get a Daydream View unit free. First 30 pre-orders will be ... Read More »

New report says Asus Zenfone 4 will be unveiled next month

According to a new report out of Taiwan, the Asus Zenfone 4 will be officially unveiled in August. Specifically, the report says the new series – which also includes Zenfone 4 Pro, 4 Selfie, and 4V – will be made official in Taiwan on August 17. This may not the first time we’re hearing about August unveiling for the Zenfone 4 series ... Read More »

ZenFone 3 Laser units in Canada not able to make 911 calls, Asus says working on a fix

Asus has issued a formal statement following reports that the Canadian variant of its ZenFone 3 Laser smartphone is unable to make 911 calls. The Taiwanese company has said that it’s working to fix the issue. “On July 6th, 2017 we were made aware that there had been a reported case of a ZenFone 3 Laser device in Canada being unable to ... Read More »

Asus ZenBook Flip UX360CA Review

HIGHLIGHTS The ZenBook Flip UX360CA is 13.9mm thin and weighs 1.3kg Performance is at par with similarly priced ultrabooks Laptop-style usage is more comfortable than tablet-style usage Asus has been pumping out new laptop models at a prolific pace, and is slowly but steadily climbing up into the top tier of manufacturers. It has one of the most diverse portfolios ... Read More »

Asus Zenfone 4 to be debut in Europe in September

While we already know that Asus is gearing up to launch as many as six new Zenfone 4 series smartphones, we now have the launch related information for their European launch. The Taiwanese company has started sending out press invites for an event that will be held on September 21 in Rome. I think we have a launch date for ASUS’ #ZenFone4line in ... Read More »

Asus Chromebook Flip Updated With New Processor, USB Type-C Ports at Computex 2017

HIGHLIGHTS The new Chromebook Flip comes with Rockchip RK3399 processor The new variant retains the design of the original New Chromebook Flip has two USB Type-C ports It seems like Asus has quietly updated the Chromebook Flip as a new version of the portable was spotted at Computex 2017 event in Taipei. While the company has reportedly retained the design ... Read More »

Asus ZenFone 3 (ZE552KL), ZenFone 3 (ZE520KL) Price in India Slashed

Asus ZenFone 3 (ZE552KL) and ZenFone 3 (ZE520KL) smartphones have received price cuts in India. The Taiwanese handset maker on Thursday announced the price cut. The Asus ZenFone 3 (ZE552KL), which was launched at Rs. 27,999, will be now be retailing at Rs. 19,999. The ZenFone 3 (ZE520KL), which was launched at Rs. 21,999, will be sold at Rs. 17,999. ... Read More »

Asus stops ZenFone 3 Android Nougat update rollout

Asus started rolling out the Nougat 7.0 update for the Zenfone 3 in the Philippines last week and a global update was going to follow soon. Apparently some bugs appeared when people started applying it so the company has suspended the campaign until it addresses thee issues. Asus Philippines directly confirmed that the update is on hold, but without officially ... Read More »

New update rolling out to Asus Zenfone Max

Asus has started pushing out a new update to its Zenfone Max smartphone. Arriving as version 13.8.26.80 and currently hitting units in India, the update brings only a handful of changes, including fix for the LTE mobile data ‘random disconnection’ issue. In addition, the new firmware also includes updates to several apps. And finally the phone also gains support for ... Read More »