Asus shows its XG Station 2 external GPU at Computex 2016
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Part of Asus' Republic of Gamers lineup

ASUS had plenty of new products at the Computex 2016 show, including its version of the external graphics card box which will be a part of the Republic of Gamers (ROG) lineup, the XG Station 2.

ASUS ZenBook 3 detailed
Published in Notebooks
Tuesday, 31 May 2016 03:14

ASUS ZenBook 3 detailed


New ultrabook lineup with edge-to-edge display

Earlier today, we mentioned that ASUS held a press event called the “Zenvolution” and announced a variety of next-generation Zen products including smartphones, tablets, ultrabooks, 2-in-1 detachables and the company’s first household assistant robot. 

Asus makes Macbook look fat
Published in Notebooks
Monday, 30 May 2016 14:44

Asus makes Macbook look fat


Design mantle has been passed on

With Apple sitting on its hands in the design and innovation stakes, it has been up to others to show the fruity cargo cult what it should be doing. Asus’s new ZenBook 3 does just that.

ASUS announces ROG Strix Geforce GTX 1080
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Founders Edition also available

On Friday, ASUS took the wraps off its latest Geforce 10 series graphics cards based on Nvidia’s Pascal architecture and specifically designed with gamers and hardware enthusiasts in mind. The company’s new ROG Strix Geforce GTX 1080 and Geforce GTX 1080 Founders Edition cards are now available, with the ROG Strix option offering an impressive 1.94GHz Boost clock in OC Mod, trailing ahead most of the competition so far.

Asus teases new Nvidia mystery mobile GPU
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Faster than GTX Titan X in 3DMark 11

Asus has dropped a bomb ahead of the Computex 2016 by teasing Nvidia's upcoming mobile Geforce GPU which is actually faster than desktop GTX Titan X.

Compal expects notebook sales to fall by 10 per cent
Published in Notebooks


Am I the only person buying them?

This week I got my paws on an i7 Asus gaming computer with an Nvidia GPU for nearly 600 euro, according to Compal I must have been one of the few as it sees the industry sliding even more into the mire.

ZenFone 3 out in June
Published in Mobiles
Thursday, 12 May 2016 13:57

ZenFone 3 out in June


Not missing Intel at all

Asustek will unveil its ZenFone 3 family products in June targeting the mid-range segment.

ASUS announces new ROG Strix X99 Gaming motherboard
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ROG Strix is a new series: “The art of expression”

On Tuesday, ASUS announced a new lineup called “ROG Strix,” beginning with the ROG Strix X99 Gaming motherboard. With this series in its ROG brand, the company is focusing heavily on dynamic lighting customization and network priority traffic control, two features that will provide gamers and enthusiasts with color-matching RGB lighting effects to inspire PC design creativity, as well as ultra-low latency multiplayer experiences.

ASUS announces new and refreshed X99 Signature series lineup
Published in Motherboards


Fully compatible with Haswell-E and Broadwell-E


On Tuesday, ASUS and its Republic of Gamers (ROG) division jointly announced three new Signature series motherboards built for Socket LGA 2011-v3, featuring ASUS exclusive technologies such as “OC Socket,” “Aura” onboard RGB lighting, ThunderboltEX 3, and SafeSlot PCI-Express designs with fortified metal and superior bracket retention mechanisms.

Asus has a new VivoBook out
Published in Graphics
Thursday, 21 April 2016 12:02

Asus has a new VivoBook out


Intel Braswell Pentium N3700 quad-core inside

ASUS has released a new cheap and cheerful VivoBook powered by an Intel Braswell Pentium N3700 quad-core chip clocked at 1.6 GHz, with Turbo Boost up to 2.4 GHz.