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ASUS’ Project Precog Is A Laptop With 2 Screens And No Physical Keyboard

Every laptop that came out these days are just another laptop. Even Apple, arguably the forerunner of innovations, remain pretty much stagnant. The last “innovations” the Cupertino tech giant did was the not very rave Touchbar. However, things are set to change with ASUS Project Precog, a concept dual screen laptop that has no physical keyboard. Continue reading ASUS’ Project Precog Is A Laptop With 2 Screens And No Physical Keyboard

ROG Phone Is ASUS’ Vision Of A True Mobile Gaming-Focus Smartphone

Is mobile gaming such a big deal that warrants a gaming-focus smartphone? Apparently, other than Razer, ASUS seems to think so. At Computex in Taipei, Taiwan, last month, the computer and smartphone maker previewed an interesting phone under its ROG namesake. Called ASUS ROG Phone, it is a 6-inch device designed with mobile gaming in mind. Continue reading ROG Phone Is ASUS’ Vision Of A True Mobile Gaming-Focus Smartphone

ASUS ZenBook Pro 15 Is 18.9mm Thin And Intel i9-powered

ASUS’ phones may not be the most well received or the most innovative, but the Taiwanese tech company sure knows a thing or two about making desirable super laptops. Case-in-point, the ASUS ZenBook Pro 15 Laptop. What makes this laptop stands out from the sea of competitions is, it is thin, like 18.9mm thin but yet, it has no slouch in the spec sheet. Continue reading ASUS ZenBook Pro 15 Is 18.9mm Thin And Intel i9-powered

ASUS’ New ZenFone 5 Is The Android Phone With The iPhone X Notch

Believe it or not, there are Android users out there who are enamored by Apple iPhone X’s awkward notch (though, to be fair, Apple was not the one who started it). How we know? The fact that there are apps that will add that useless notch onto any Android phone is a clear sign of this disturbing love. And if you think that’s only isolated case when fans are left to their own devices, well, think again because, ASUS, the global maker of PCs, laptops, tablets and smartphones, newest flagship device, ASUS ZenFone 5 has exactly that. That? What that? Continue reading ASUS’ New ZenFone 5 Is The Android Phone With The iPhone X Notch

ASUS Bezel-free Kit Will Get Rid Of Vertical Bezels In A Multi-Display Setup

If you want an expansive view when gaming, you can either go for a huge wide screen display, or hook up multiple displays. The former has its limitation in terms of how wide it can go, while the latter is obviously wider, you will have to put up with interrupting vertical bezels that exist between monitors. It is a tough choice to make, but with the ASUS Bezel-free Kit, we’d say go for the multi-display setup because, this nifty accessory showcased at the just concluded CES will make the annoying bezels magically disappear. OK. It will not ‘delete’ the bezel per se. In fact, the right words to use here would be “creating an illusion of disappearing bezels,” or “optical obfuscation.” Continue reading ASUS Bezel-free Kit Will Get Rid Of Vertical Bezels In A Multi-Display Setup

Google’s New Hardware Wants To Create Meetings Without Bounds

Google reaches is far and wide. Its hardware has crept into homes and now it is reinforcing its hardware and software presence in offices too with the help of a few designed by Google hardware. The Hangouts Meet Hardware, as it is called, comprises of four components: three Google hardware including a touchscreen controller, a speaker microphone and a 4K sensor camera, and finally rounding with an ASUS Chromebox completing the setup. Continue reading Google’s New Hardware Wants To Create Meetings Without Bounds

Here Are Some Awesome Gadgets From ASUS Announced At Computex 2017

Taiwan is the home to Asia’s biggest computer show, Computex, and it is also ASUS home ground and so, naturally, the Taiwanese tech company has more than a couple of laptops to show off. An among the horde of laptop computers and gadgets unveiled, there are some that are out to beckon you to part with your hard-earned money. The router with a gaping hole is, of course, one of them and so is the ASUS ZenBook Flip S and the ASUS ZenBook Pro. We are a little less impressed with the Vivo series though. Maybe it looks way to mundane and too MacBook-ish. Anywho, here’s a rundown of the laptop computers and gadgets from ASUS at this year’s Computex. Continue reading Here Are Some Awesome Gadgets From ASUS Announced At Computex 2017

ASUS Newest Wireless Router Has A Gaping Hole And Isn’t A Black Box

Believe it or not, what you are looking at is a wireless router from Taiwanese computer maker, ASUS, called Blue Cave. Wireless router without antennas is not new, but one that isn’t rectangular and black is kind of refreshing, and so is one with a gaping hole right smack in the middle. At a glance, one may mistook as a model of a radical architecture, or an air purifier – thanks to the holes-ridden facade around the back. Of course, it isn’t because we already told you so. This AC2600 dual-band wireless router is designed for the grunt that comes with growing demand for wireless connectivity in a household and that’s where the bold design comes in. Continue reading ASUS Newest Wireless Router Has A Gaping Hole And Isn’t A Black Box

ASUS Takes On Raspberry Pi With Its Own Credit Card-sized Tinker Board

We featured quite a handful of Raspberry Pi-powered projects here and until now, it seems like the words “Raspberry Pi-powered” are going to be on the lips of many makers and hobbyists. Well, not quite, if ASUS can help it. ASUS has officially enter into the maker space, a lively community where tinkerers, hobbyists need the piece of electronics to get their projects going. Officially known as Tinker Board, this credit card-sized Raspberry Pi challenger features an ARM SoC boasting a quadcore 1.8 GHz processor with heatsink, a Mali T764 GPU that supports HD and UHD playback, 2GB Dual Channel LPDDR3 RAM, and a SD 3.0 microSD slot for OS/storage. Continue reading ASUS Takes On Raspberry Pi With Its Own Credit Card-sized Tinker Board

ASUS Goes Classy And Round With The New ZenWatch 3 Smartwatch

There’s a reason why people says ‘round the clock’ because a clock, or a watch for that matter, is by and large, round and hence, the round clock, or dial, face. However, when smartwatch first came onto the market, it wasn’t; it smashed the status quo not because it want to, but it was constrained by the then available display technology. Display tech have since progress leaps and bounds, and there’s really no reason not to go round with smartwatch. The truth is, round looks smarter. In fact, a handful of makers have already taken the round route, among them are Motorola, Huawei, LG, Samsung – just to name a few, and now, ASUS is also following suit. It is actually a smart, logical move, albeit a little late. Late or not, you can’t deny that the ZenWatch 3 is pretty in round. Continue reading ASUS Goes Classy And Round With The New ZenWatch 3 Smartwatch