All posts tagged "ASUS"

  • AMD and Intel’s upcoming platforms get certified by the PCI-SIG

    We don't generally browse the PCI-SIG's website, but we happened upon some interesting information somewhat by accident as we were searching for something unrelated. It seems like the PCI-SIG has certified not only AMD's upcoming Trinity APU, but also Intel's upcoming 2012 desktop and mobile platforms, although it's not what you think.

  • ASUS ENGTS450 DirectCU Silent Review

    We have a little treat in store for silent HTPC enthusiasts – a review of ASUS' ENGTS450 DirectCU Silent.

  • ASUS ROG Maximus IV GENE-Z Review

    Probably one of the most anticipated ROG boards ever, the ASUS Maximus IV GENE-Z has hit the market right in time to bring users all the benefits the Z68 chipset has to offer, as well as a plethora of overclocking features and connectivity in a micro-ATX form factor.   

  • New ASUS Fusion Zacate Micro-ATX Board Is A Notch Faster

    Motherboard major ASUS unveiled a new micro-ATX motherboard based on the AMD E-450 accelerated processing unit (APU), the E45M1-M PRO. This board is nearly identical to the E35M1-M PRO, except of course its faster APU. The AMD E-450 is clocked at 1.65 GHz, a mere 50 MHz jump over the E-350, but the real improvement

  • ASUS announces availability of new O!Play Mini Plus set-top box in Singapore

    Want to hook up a home theatre PC (HTPC) of sorts to your TV set but don't wish to deal with all the hassle involved in configuring it? Don't worry, there is a set-top box for that, and it comes in the form of ASUS's new set-top media player box, the O!PlayMini Plus, in Singapore.

  • Asus R.O.G. Vulcan ANC review

      Ah, gaming headsets, the one thing where it's guaranteed that everyone has a different opinion of which model is the best. Well, we're going to try to do our best to give you our thoughts on the Asus Republic of Gamer Vulcan ANC headset based on a couple of weeks of solid usage in

  • ASUS ROG Mars II 3GB – A Mini Review

    Back in 2009, ASUS launched their 1000-piece limited edition mammoth "Mars" (2 x GTX285 on a single card) and took the performance crown over then GPU leaders NVIDIA GTX295 and AMD HD5970, albeit at a significant price premium. Two years later today, we do a mini review on the world's fastest single graphics card equipped

  • ASUS N43SL Jay Chou Edition review: Not perfect, but almost “Incredible”

    In late June, ASUS and Taiwanese celebrity Jay Chou announced the new N-series laptop, N43SL, which claims to incorporate the latest second generation Intel processor as well as SonicMaster audio technology to offer superb multimedia performance for the users. VR-Zone managed to get our hands on the special edition notebook PC and see how "incredible" it is.

  • ASUS will ship Padfone with Ice Cream Sandwich preloaded

    It is widely accepted by many that ASUS's upcoming Padfone, which we first covered in Computex 2011 some months back, has the potential to take tablet and smartphone computing in a direction which no other OEM has ever attempted to do so, save for Motorola and its Atrix smartphone. And like the gift that keeps

  • ASUS Mars II Sneak Preview

    We've gotten our hands on ASUS' godzilla of a graphics card, the dual-GTX 580 Mars II. Check inside for a photo tour and some numbers!

  • ASUS ET2410INTS AIO review: all about Inspiring, Innovation, Persistent and Perfection?

    "Inspiring, Innovation, Persistent and Perfection". Those were the four words which ASUS has used to describe its latest all-in-one (AIO) desktop PC, the touchscreen-totting ET2410INTS that has been reportedly designed to serve as a "multimedia enjoyment PC" for the masses. And while we certainly can appreciate how "Persistent" perfectly describes the tenacity of the desktop

  • More images of ASUS MARS II Dual-GTX 580 Graphics Card

    More images of the ASUS MARS II graphics card surfaced as the manufacturer prepares for the official launch.

  • ASUS Introduces HD 6770 DirectCU Silent Graphics Card

    ASUS is going to launch their HD 6770 DirectCU Silent graphics card which uses a passive cooler. More details inside.

  • Asus’ F1A75-I Deluxe makes timely debut

    We're surprised at the fact that there have been so few mini-ITX boards based on AMD's A75 chipset, in fact, the only board to launch so far to our knowledge is the ASRock A75M-ITX which is a fairly feature-light board. Now Asus has rectified that shortage to a degree with the launch of its F1A75-I

  • ASUS launches Eee Pad Slider in Singapore

    Today, ASUS Singapore has officially announced the launch of the Eee Pad Slider Android tablet that features a slide-out keyboard. The tablet will be selling at the upcoming COMEX Show 2011, happening on 1 to 4 September at Suntec City Convention Centre.

  • ASUS Eee Pad Slider at TICA 2011

    ASUS exhibited some of its latest products at the Taipei Computer Applications Show (TICA) 2011 which include the Eee Pad Slider as well as the ultra-thin laptop, U46SV.

  • ASUS Eee Pad Tablets Get Android 3.2 Update

    Good news for those who own the ASUS Eee Pad Android tablets (or specifically the Eee Pad Transformer which is already available). The Taiwanese manufacturer has just announced the availability of the Google Android 3.2 update, which will happen from 28 July today.

  • ASUS U46SV Launches in Europe

    ASUS ultra thin laptop, U46SV which features a thickness of only 28mm, launches in Europe. More details inside.

  • ASUS Launches ROG Vulcan ANC Pro Gaming Headset

    Gamers can now have full focus and concentration in their games with this latest ASUS Republic of Gamers (ROG) Vulcan ANC gaming headset. It claims to be the world's first gaming headset with active-noise-cancelling technology which can filter up to 85% of noise.

  • Exclusive Preview of ASUS ET2410 series All-in-one PC

    The ASUS ET2410 All-in-one PC was showcased at the Computex Show 2011 in Taipei last month, and today, the maker sent us the new PC which is scheduled to be launch in September. We at VR-Zone manage to get an exclusive preview of the ASUS ET2410 All-in-one PC.