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Asus Padfone pictures and hands-on

Asus Padfone pictures and hands-on

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It's a bird, it's a plane, no it's Superman, or something like that. And you would be forgiven for wanting to utter the same words when it comes to the Asus Padfone announced at Mobile World Congress on Monday in Barcelona. You see, it's a phone, it's... >>

Asus Padfone: Phone, tablet, pen with a speaker in it... eh?

Asus Padfone: Phone, tablet, pen with a speaker in it... eh?

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One of the most interesting devices we got wind of last year was the Asus Padfone, a phone and tablet combination. However, the interesting part was that the phone could be docked within the tablet to give you the best of both worlds; a large screen,... >>

Asus Eee Pad Transformer Ice Cream Sandwich update arrives

Asus Eee Pad Transformer Ice Cream Sandwich update arrives

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Asus has confirmed via its Facebook page that owners of its original hybrid tablet, the Asus Eee Pad Transformer, are in line for some Ice Cream Sandwich action.Launched as a Honeycomb device in May 2011, the Transformer earned the coveted Pocket-lint... >>

Asus Eee Pad Transformer Prime sequel pictures leaked

Asus Eee Pad Transformer Prime sequel pictures leaked

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The Asus Eee Pad Transformer line may be seeing yet another model thrown into the mix if a couple of leaked pictures on the web are anything to go by.The images, nabbed by French site Blogeee, show a device that has apparently been named as the TF300T... >>

Kinect powererd Windows 8 laptops gesturing your way

Kinect powererd Windows 8 laptops gesturing your way

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How would you like to get your hands on (or rather keep them off) a laptop sporting a built-in Kinect sensor? It's more than just a hollow dream - Kinect packing laptops made by Asus, and Microsoft backed, are already in existence.The Daily has seen a... >>

Nvidia teases 7-inch Asus Transformer Prime

Nvidia teases 7-inch Asus Transformer Prime

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Nvidia CEO Jen-Hsun Huang welcomed his Asus counterpart Jerry Shen to the stage over in Vegas at CES to tease a 7-inch Asus tablet that will take on the likes of the Amazon Kindle Fire when it launches later this year.No name was given for the mystery... >>

Hot Pink Asus Zenbook UX21 for those who like things bright

Hot Pink Asus Zenbook UX21 for those who like things bright

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Asus has announced two new coloured Zenbook models at CES in Las Vegas on Monday - Rose Gold and Hot Pink.The new models, which will be identical to the current Zenbook UX31 and UX21 models launched at the tail end of 2011 in the UK will be available... >>

Asus Eee Pad Transformer Prime HD announced, mystery of 7-inch model solved

Asus Eee Pad Transformer Prime HD announced, mystery of 7-inch model solved

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Asus has announced a new high-definition version of the Asus Transformer Prime on Monday at CES in Las Vegas.The new model will sport the same specs as the current Asus Eee Pad Transformer Prime that is about to go on sale in the UK, however, this time... >>

Asus Padfone to get MWC, not CES reveal

Asus Padfone to get MWC, not CES reveal

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Asus has confirmed to Pocket-lint that it will be launching its Asus Padfone in February at next month's Mobile World Congress in Barcelona.The event, titled "Incredible Mobile, Endless Possibilities" will see the official launch of the new phone tablet... >>

7-inch Asus Transformer Prime Mini set for CES unveiling?

7-inch Asus Transformer Prime Mini set for CES unveiling?

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Asus is all set to unleash a mini version of its Eee Pad Transformer Prime tablet. That's the murmur that is being stirred up after Notebook Italia managed to get its paws on a picture of a mystery Asus device.The picture seems to show a Transformer-like... >>

Ice Cream Sandwich for Asus Transformer Prime coming 12 January

Ice Cream Sandwich for Asus Transformer Prime coming 12 January

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Asus has announced the rollout of Android Ice Cream Sandwich for its Transformer Prime tablet, which will be bringing all the extra features of a boost in OS on the 12 January.Asus originally promised Android 4.0 for the Prime Transformer to start in... >>

11 hottest gadgets to look forward to in 2012

11 hottest gadgets to look forward to in 2012

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The start of a new year means the chance to get excited about another batch of gadgets that will come our way over the next 12 months.There will be hundreds of gadgets, loads of phones and tablets, and even more cameras to tickle our interest. This time... >>

Thunderbolt for PC in April 2012 claims source

Thunderbolt for PC in April 2012 claims source

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Thunderbolt, the super fast port found on Apple devices like the MacBook Air and MacBook Pro, is likely to make it over to a PC near you in 2012 according to Taiwanese newspaper DigiTimes."Intel has recently notified its partners that the company will... >>

Hasbro files lawsuit against Asus over Transformer Prime name

Hasbro files lawsuit against Asus over Transformer Prime name

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Toy manufacturer Hasbro is taking Asus to court over the use of the name Transformer Prime for its latest tablet/laptop combo. It believes that the name is way too close to its own trademarked property Optimus Prime, the leader of the Transformers.The... >>

Asus Transformer Prime
4.5 stars

Asus Transformer Prime

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The Asus Eee Pad Transformer Prime isn’t a robot in disguise, but it does have a few tricks up its sleeve that any Autobot or Decepticon would be proud of. This new Transformer improves upon the original version from earlier this year, adds more power... >>

Asus Eee Pad Transformer Prime release UK: January, £499

Asus Eee Pad Transformer Prime release UK: January, £499

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Asus has confirmed to Pocket-lint that it will be launching the Asus Eee Pad Transformer Prime in the UK for a price of £499. It will be on sale in January.The price will not only include the tablet, but in perhaps a surprise move, also the laptop dock. Asus... >>

Ice Cream Sandwich action on Asus Eee Pad Transformer Prime (video)

Ice Cream Sandwich action on Asus Eee Pad Transformer Prime (video)

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Excited about getting your hands on the Asus Eee Pad Transformer Prime and all of its Honeycomb quad-core goodness?If so, prepare to turn your inner excitement up to 11 as Nvidia has released this demo showing of the capabilities of its Tegra 3 power,... >>

Ultrabook face off: Toshiba Portégé Z830 vs Acer Aspire S3 3951 vs Asus Zenbook UX31 vs Lenovo IdeaPad U300s vs Macbook Air

Ultrabook face off: Toshiba Portégé Z830 vs Acer Aspire S3 3951 vs Asus Zenbook UX31 vs Lenovo IdeaPad U300s vs Macbook Air

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Technology has been on a diet from day one. The slimmer, the better. Why the need for this permanent state of weight loss? It's rather simple really; thin stuff looks cool.The latest piece of gadgetry to undergo the slimfast treatment has been the laptop.... >>

Asus UX31 Zenbook
3.5 stars

Asus UX31 Zenbook

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There's more to life than good looks. And while looking good will get you so far, if you can't do anything useful, then there's no chance you'll ever be a success. Are we talking about Laptops or people here? Well, both, frankly.The Asus Zenbook is a... >>

Asus Transformer Prime powers up with Tegra 3 quad-core processor

Asus Transformer Prime powers up with Tegra 3 quad-core processor

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Asus has officially announced the Asus Eee Pad Transformer Prime, the first Tegra 3 powered quad-core tablet.Pocket-lint covered an impromptu unveiling back in October, when Asus CEO, Jonney Shih, revealed the new Asus Eee Pad Transformer Prime at the... >>

Asus Eee Pad Slider
4.5 stars

Asus Eee Pad Slider

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It’s not much of an exaggeration to say that the Asus Eee Pad Transformer is one of our favourite Android tablets of all time. In fact, it’s pretty reasonable to argue that the Transformer is the best Android tablet on the market.The optional keyboard... >>

Asus Transformer Prime outed by Asus CEO, packs quad-core Nvidia Tegra 3

Asus Transformer Prime outed by Asus CEO, packs quad-core Nvidia Tegra 3

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Asus CEO, Jonney Shih, has revealed the new Asus Transformer at the AsiaD conference in Hong Kong on Wednesday, ahead of an official announcement on the 9 November. The new tablet will be just 8.3-millimetres thick and sport a 10-inch screen and detachable... >>

Asus Eee Pad Transformer to be first Ice Cream Sandwich tablet

Asus Eee Pad Transformer to be first Ice Cream Sandwich tablet

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Asus has exclusively confirmed to Pocket-lint that the Asus Eee Pad Transformer will be getting Ice Cream Sandwich."Transformer will be getting update to ICS - but we can’t provide a schedule at this stage," our man at Asus told us.The news is likely... >>

Asus Eee Pad Transformer 2 teased in video

Asus Eee Pad Transformer 2 teased in video

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Asus has posted a video titled "ASUS - The next Transformation" on Wednesday, teasing, we suspect, the Asus Eee Pad Transformer 2.The video, which has zero spec information, sees the new tablet rising out of a digital landscape before separating in two.And,... >>

Asus Zenbook UX21 and UX31 Ultrabook pictures and hands-on

Asus Zenbook UX21 and UX31 Ultrabook pictures and hands-on

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Asus has announced the Zenbook, a slim and sexy Ultrabook. We'd seen the Zenbook UX31 Ultrabook previously, but have now seen both, together, to marvel at their slick design. These laptops are only 11mm at the thickest point, thinner than the MacBook... >>

Asus Eee Pad Transformer 2 landing before end of 2011

Asus Eee Pad Transformer 2 landing before end of 2011

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It looks like Asus isn't pulling any punches with its sequel to the surprisingly decent EeePad. The Transformer 2 is, according to the companies' CEO Jerry Shen, due out soon and will land packing the lastest version of Android: Ice Cream Sandwich. On... >>

Skype Windows Phone 7 confirmed

Skype Windows Phone 7 confirmed

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Microsoft has confirmed that Skype will be coming to Windows Phone 7.5, dubbed Mango, as it looks to include as many social services as possible for users wanting to stay connected on the go.Already available on iPhone and Android, it is the first time... >>

Honeycomb: What devices are Android 3.0 ready?

Honeycomb: What devices are Android 3.0 ready?

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A bevy of manufacturers have announced Android 3.0 devices at CES in Las Vegas this year, so we've put together a simple and easy to understand list, featuring all the devices that have been confirmed as Honeycomb (Android 3.0) ready.We will try to update... >>

Asus U46 skinny screen notebook gets UK release

Asus U46 skinny screen notebook gets UK release

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It may not be as skinny as its Ultrabook-tag wielding cousin the Asus UX31, but the Asus U46 is as keen as a Weight Watchers graduate to boast about its slimline credentials.The 14-inch notebook, which has been officially unveiled to the UK for the first... >>

Lenovo IdeaPad U300s Ultrabook is thin, powerful, and a breathable keyboard

Lenovo IdeaPad U300s Ultrabook is thin, powerful, and a breathable keyboard

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The PC laptop is about to get sexy, following a new chip released by Intel and a new Ultrabook released by Lenovo, at this year’s IFA in Berlin, Germany.Lenovo used its IFA press conference to launch the IdeaPad U300s a new Ultrabook that is both thin... >>

Asus UX31 Ultrabook pictures and hands-on

Asus UX31 Ultrabook pictures and hands-on

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We’ve heard the stories, but we’ve yet to appreciate it in the flesh until now. That’s right, Pocket-lint was present and correct at the first UK showing of the Asus UX31, the company’s new Ultrabook. Shown at an Intel Tweet Up in London to... >>

Asus Eee Pad Transformer 2 confirmed

Asus Eee Pad Transformer 2 confirmed

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Remember the original Eee Pad Transformer? You know, the one we really liked. Well it looks like the tablet is set for a quad-core Tegra 3 powered sequel.Chairman Jonney Shih went ahead and confirmed the new tablet, following a mention to Forbes that... >>

Asus Automobili Lamborghini VX7 starts its engines

Asus Automobili Lamborghini VX7 starts its engines

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Asus has followed up last year's Asus Lamborghini Eee PC VX6 notebook with a Sandy Bridge monster - the ASUS Automobili Lamborghini VX7.The VX7 packs a big hardware punch as well as being a slick looking machine with a quad-core second generation Intel... >>

Asus unleashes ultra-thin U36 notebook

Asus unleashes ultra-thin U36 notebook

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These laptops just keep on getting thinner, with the latest to enter the super slim brigade arriving in the form of the Asus U36.The 19mm thick magnesium alloy netbook features clever technology that means it keeps itself clean, so you can transport it... >>

Asus U36J
3.5 stars

Asus U36J

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Want a thin and light notebook that really is thin and light - and really is a notebook, rather than a netbook with a larger keyboard and screen? With a 13-inch screen and a Core i5 processor in a fingerprint-proof chassis that's less than 20mm thick... >>