Taiwanese manufacturer ASUS has announced its product lineup for the Consumer Electronics Show (CES) at Las Vegas, from 6 to 9 January this week. Among the products include the tablet devices: Eee Pad MeMO, Eee Pad Transformer, Eee Pad Slider and Eee Slate EP121.
Only four months after it’s release, a clone of Microsoft’s Kinect for the Xbox 360 has already been announced for the PC. Jointly created by Taiwanese company ASUS and Israeli company PrimeSense the WAVI Xtion is a gesture control interface for interacting with content from your PC, on your TV screen.
Still relying on optical media as your form of backup? Not enough storage capacity on CD and DVD media? Perhaps it is time to make the jump to Blu-ray with ASUS’ latest affordable external Blu-ray burner, the SBW-06C1S-U.
Acer, ASUS and Lenovo are among some of the laptop manufacturers who intend to go head-on with Apple in the thin and light notebook PC segment. Expect to see the slim and stylish offerings from the various companies early next year.
ASUS announced the O!Play HD2 media player in late September and we at VR-Zone has reviewed the product last month. Today, the Taiwanese manufacturer has unveiled their latest O!Play MINI media player that offers high definition (HD) content on your TV, as well as superb multimedia features, all in a compact device.
ASUS may have broken off with Garmin in the joint-production of smartphones, but the Taiwanese maker is still going strong. Aside from their Android devices, ASUS is also offering smartphones based on the latest Windows Phone 7 platform. And from online sources, the ASUS E600 Windows Phone will be retailing soon and could be with AT&T in
With the growing popularity of tablet products such as the Apple iPad and Android-based ones like Samsung Galaxy Tab and Viewsonic ViewPad, one computer product manufacturer foresees a decline to netbook shipments next year.
At just 19mm thick, engineers still managed to squeeze in a standard-voltage Intel mobile processor and discrete NVIDIA graphics into the new ASUS U36 ultra-portable laptop. Despite having a fast Intel Core i3 or Core i5 processor onboard, the U36 can deliver up to 10 hours on a single charge thanks to Super Hybrid Engine
We preview ASUS’ upcoming flagship motherboard for Intel’s new Sandy Bridge platform, the Republic of Gamers (ROG) Maximus IV Extreme. What juicy stuff does the M4E have to offer? Detailed close-ups and BIOS screenshots inside.
While other manufacturers are coming up with their Android tablets, ASUS sees more potential in the standalone ebook reader market. And the Taiwanese company has just introduced their Eee Reader DR900 which claims to be the world’s first 9-inch touchscreen ebook reader to date.
With its automatic ten second snapshot feature and ability to fully restore a PC hard drive in 30 minutes, the ASUS NAS-M25 puts fast and friendly backup technology within easy reach. This dual drive bay RAID 1 device works as a full network file and media server, too, while the compact design can slip into
Home Wi-Fi users plagued by poor network coverage will be well served by the new DSL-N10 from ASUS. This combined ADSL modem and 802.11n Wi-Fi router features a high-gain 5dBi antenna for significantly greater signal range, which means users can enjoy wireless network connections in places other routers fail to reach. The built in ISP
The X-series notebook is the latest brain child from ASUS that features an ergonomic design, chiclet keyboard as well as a touchpad with Palm Proof technology. The Palm proof technology can differentiate contact surfaces of the palm and fingertips to prevent unintentional cursor movements. The new 14-inch ASUS X-series laptop will be available at the SITEX
ASUS has recently started their “ASUS PRIDE” global campaign to encourage users to share their motherboard stories with the world. It starts in November, in UK, although entries from other countries are also accepted. Simply share your story and stand to win great prizes, including a motherboard incorporating Intel’s Sandy Bridge. Updated: ASUS PRIDE starts in Singapore today. Local
In this preview, VR-Zone.com takes a look at the new ASUS P8P67 Deluxe motherboard based on Intel’s P67 Express chipset. This motherboard is designed for the next-generation Intel LGA 1155 ‘Sandy Bridge’ Core processors, and sports an industry-leading 16+2 phase digital power design dubbed DIGI+ VRM.
Featuring the re-worked GF110 chipset, NVIDIA’s GeForce GTX 580 promises to be a speed demon while guzzling less power and not threatening to set your room on fire. The last time this much hype surrounded an upcoming NVIDIA graphics card, was the GeForce GTX 280 way back in 2008. Anyhow, we put our ASUS ENGTX580
The new ASUS GTX580 hardcore DirectX® 11 graphics card is factory overclocked to 782MHz, making it the most powerful entry in the Fermi range. Using the exclusive ASUS Voltage Tweak, the GTX580 pushes the GPU to perform up to 50%* faster than reference design — enabling full HD, multi-screen 3D Vision™ Surround gaming and multimedia.
We often watch movies and listen to music on our PCs and laptops, but doing so on the tiny display of a notebook or desktop monitor is nowhere near as satisfying as the experience offered by a large television screen. Leave it to ASUS to come up with the solution: a new O!Play media player, the
Less than four hours ago, we discovered an online Chinese technology forum organising a mass purchase for the yet-to-be-released NVIDIA GeForce GTX 580. Right now, we’re staring at ASUS’s website – which lists the recommended retail price (RRP) in RMB. Link inside.
ASUS has released the new KCMA-D8 and KCMR-D12 server boards, based on AMD Socket C32, for 4 / 6-Core AMD Opteron™ 4100 series processors. These server boards feature the AMD SR5670 / SP5100 chipset, dual-channel DDR3 memory, high quality components and high power efficiency.