Asus VivoWatch promises 10-day battery life
Published in Wearables


No Android Wear, all about fitness and health

Asus has launched a smartwatch designed for fitness buffs, but it might appeal to the average geek due to its great battery life. 

ASUS MG279Q joins AMD FreeSync monitor lineup
Published in Graphics


27-inch with IPS panel

While already announced earlier at CES 2015 in January, as a monitor that supports DisplayPort 1.2a with Adaptive-Sync, ASUS' MG279Q has now been confirmed as a part of the AMD FreeSync lineup.

Asus has high hopes for China smartphone market
Published in Mobiles


2 million pre-orders for Zenfone 2

Asus has received about two million pre-orders for its Zenfone 2 flagship handset, and this year the company plans to ship 30 million smartphones. 

Asus announces new GTX 970 Turbo graphics card
Published in Graphics


GTX 970 with white blower fan cooler

In addition to the new GTX 980 20th Anniversary Gold Edition graphics card, Asus has unveiled yet another Nvidia GM204 Maxwell based graphics card, the white GTX 970 Turbo.

Asus announces new GTX 980 20th Anniversary Gold Edition
Published in Graphics


Highest factory-overclocked GTX 980 from ASUS

Asus has now officially announced its new Geforce GTX 980 20th Anniversary Gold Edition graphics card, a special edition card released to mark the 20th year of the company's presence in the graphics card market.

Google announces sub $250 chromebooks
Published in Notebooks


There is no place like Chrome

Search engine outfit Google has announced a range of chromebooks which will be priced under $250

Asus Chromebit is a sweet little Chrome OS stick
Published in News


Turns any HDMI screen into a Chrome machine

Google announced a few Chromebook and Chrome OS updates yesterday, but the one that really caught our eye is the Asus Chromebit. 

Asus TUF Sabertooth X99 mobo up for pre-order in UK
Published in Motherboards


Because life is TUF

Asus’ new mother of all motherboards is up for pre-order at overlockers.co.uk, but it doesn’t come cheap. 

Nvidia launches new GTX 960M and GTX 950M Maxwell mobile GPUs
Published in Graphics


Bringing Maxwell to mid-range notebooks

While the mobile GTX 980M and GTX 970M GPUs  can be seen in plenty of high-end gaming notebooks, Nvidia has now unveiled a couple of new mid-range mobile Maxwell GPUs, the GTX 960M and the GTX 950M.

Valve adds all Steam Machines to Steam Store
Published in Games


Coming in November

Although the first batch of Steam Machines is expected in November, some manufacturers have already announced their own versions and Valve has now added a full list of Steam Machines, including specifications and prices, over at its Steam site.