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Asus Fonepad Note goes up against Samsung Galaxy Note II: 6-inch and stylus

Asus Fonepad Note goes up against Samsung Galaxy Note II: 6-inch and stylus

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Asus has unveiled a new version of the Fonepad it showed at Mobile World Congress, with sights clearly on the Samsung Galaxy Note II. The Asus FonePad Note is a 6-inch Android phone/phablet with a Full HD 1920 x 1080 (1080p) Super IPS+ display. It runs... >>

Asus unveils new Transformer Pad Infinity with 2560 x 1600 10.1-inch screen and 4K output

Asus unveils new Transformer Pad Infinity with 2560 x 1600 10.1-inch screen and 4K output

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Asus has announced a new version of its Transformer Pad Infinity Android tablet/notebook with a 10.1-inch LED screen and massive 2560 x 1600 pixel resolution. To put it into perspective, that's higher than the resolution of the Retina display fourth-generation... >>

ASUS unveils 31.5-inch 4K monitor

ASUS unveils 31.5-inch 4K monitor

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Need a mammoth 4K monitor? Well, look no further: Asus unveiled on Thursday its PQ321 True 4K UHD Monitor. The mouthwatering display specs include an LED-backlit IGZO panel with 176-degree wide viewing angles, as well as Ultra HD 3,840-by-2,160 resolution, 16:9... >>

Hot pink Asus Padfone Infinity tests your bravery for colour

Hot pink Asus Padfone Infinity tests your bravery for colour

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If you had any doubts over whether or not to get an Asus PadFone Infinity, Asus is hoping the option to have it in bright fuchsia pink will change your mind. The company has announced, via Facebook, that customers who are keen to show their more risky... >>

Asus Zenbook Infinity to launch with Gorilla Glass 3 lid

Asus Zenbook Infinity to launch with Gorilla Glass 3 lid

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Asus has announced the Zenbook Infinity, a new, super-thin Ultrabook that boasts a lid produced from Gorilla Glass 3. Pictures of the new laptop are yet to be revealed, with Asus promising to show it off at Computex in Taipei on 4 June. Previous Zenbooks... >>

Asus looking to make Nexus 7-style Windows 8 tablets this year

Asus looking to make Nexus 7-style Windows 8 tablets this year

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Asus, the manufacturer behind Google's hugely popular Nexus 7 tablet, is hoping to repeat the success with at least one small-screen Windows 8 device. The Wall Street Journal reports that the Taiwanese company will release small Windows 8 tablets this... >>

Asus makes healthy profits on sales of 3 million tablets

Asus makes healthy profits on sales of 3 million tablets

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Asus, it seems, is one company that isn't being as affected by the significant downturn in PC sales. Instead of computers, it's selling a decent amount of tablets - 3 million in Q1 - and has managed to create $202 million in clear profit on earnings of... >>

Chromebook march continues, Acer and Asus reportedly planning new devices

Chromebook march continues, Acer and Asus reportedly planning new devices

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Google plans to promote its Chrome OS aggressively, as Acer and Asus launch new Chromebooks in the second half of 2013, according to Digitimes' supply chain sources. Both companies remain optimistic about Chrome OS's long-term future, according to the... >>

Asus 18.4-inch desktop/tablet combo goes on sale in the US for $1,300

Asus 18.4-inch desktop/tablet combo goes on sale in the US for $1,300

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The Asus Transformer AiO P1801 desktop/tablet hybrid that was announced at CES 2013 is finally shipping to the masses.  The 18.5-inch all-in-one desktop computer can quickly turn into a huge tablet the moment you want to grab the monitor and go sit... >>

Asus Fonepad UK pre-orders and availability announced

Asus Fonepad UK pre-orders and availability announced

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The Asus Fonepad first appeared at Mobile World Congress in February. The giant phone and tablet combo, which has a huge 7-inch screen as well as the ability to make calls, is priced at just £179.  Pre-orders for the tablet will start on 12 April at... >>

Asus Qube packed with Google TV reportedly launching 23 April, after missing Q1 projection

Asus Qube packed with Google TV reportedly launching 23 April, after missing Q1 projection

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Asus is set launch its "Qube" set-top box packed with Google TV on 23 April, according to the folks at GTVSource. The April launch date is a month past the company's original Q1 2013 projection that it gave at CES 2013.  The Qube is Asus's first dive... >>

ASUS 7-inch MeMO Pad now available in the US for $149

ASUS 7-inch MeMO Pad now available in the US for $149

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ASUS has made its $149 (£98) MeMO Pad available in the US, following a launch in developing markets earlier this year. The Nexus 7 lookalike offers a solution for those shopping on the cheap for their first tablet.  The tablet takes the popular 7-inch... >>

New version of Nexus 7 to go on sale in July, claim sources

New version of Nexus 7 to go on sale in July, claim sources

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Google is to release an update to its Nexus 7 tablet in July, according to rumours. Powered by a Qualcomm chip, the new tablet will be similarly priced to the current affordable version. A couple of sources told Reuters the tablet was inbound, which suggests... >>

Asus Padfone 2
3.5 stars

Asus Padfone 2

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The Asus Padfone 2 wants to simplify the smartphone or tablet or conundrum, giving you both sides of the equation, locked into symbiotic coexistence. It gives you the benefit of both worlds: the big screen when you want it; the powerful pocketable phone... >>

Asus MeMO Pad set for UK launch

Asus MeMO Pad set for UK launch

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Asus's value-for-money MeMO Pad tablet is to launch in the UK on 7 March in both 7 and 10-inch variants. The tablet uses a Tegra 3 processor and runs Android 4.1.  It ships in two versions: the 10-inch screened 1280 x 800 resolution MeMO Pad ME301T... >>

Asus Fonepad pictures and hands-on

Asus Fonepad pictures and hands-on

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The Asus Fonepad is, well, it's a bloomin' huge sorta-phone, sorta-tablet device. Think Nexus 7 with a SIM slot that you could make calls from. We say *could* because, after handling the 7-inch device, it's clear that you'd look totally bonkers in doing... >>

Asus Padfone Infinity pictures and hands-on

Asus Padfone Infinity pictures and hands-on

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One of this year's MWC mega launches, the Asus Padfone Infinity - which is the anticipated "Padfone 3" device - has a lot to shout about. Amid the madness of the Asus press conference at the show, Pocket-lint visited Asus behind closed doors to take a... >>

Asus Fonepad announced: Be Dom Joly with this 7-inch tablet phone

Asus Fonepad announced: Be Dom Joly with this 7-inch tablet phone

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Asus CEO Jonney Shih took to the stage at Mobile World Conference 2013 in Barcelona to reveal the Asus Fonepad, a 7-inch tablet with full 3G phone capabilities. Rather than the "two devices, one solution" logic of the Asus Padfone Infinity, the Fonepad... >>

Asus Padfone 2 UK availability confirmed: 1 March, £599 for pre-orders

Asus Padfone 2 UK availability confirmed: 1 March, £599 for pre-orders

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Asus has confirmed that the Padfone 2 will be available in the UK for £599, with pre-orders starting on 1 March. The Asus Padfone, the second-generation dockable smartphone and tablet "Station", was announced in October 2013 in Milan, where we first... >>

Asus Padfone Infinity: Dockable 1080p phone and tablet combination

Asus Padfone Infinity: Dockable 1080p phone and tablet combination

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Asus has revealed the Padfone Infinity, the third iteration of its Padfone docking phone and tablet combi devices, taking things up-market with a 5-inch 1080p handset. Taking to the stage at Mobile World Conference in Barcelona, Asus CEO Jonney Shih unveiled... >>

Intel launches dual-core Atom for mobile, ZTE, Asus and Lenovo on-board

Intel launches dual-core Atom for mobile, ZTE, Asus and Lenovo on-board

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Intel has outlined continued plans to make inroads into the smartphone and tablet business with the unveiling of the next-generation of Intel Atom chipsets, known as Clover Trail+. With a few devices launched with Intel inside in 2013, perhaps most notably... >>

Asus VivoTab Smart
4.0 stars

Asus VivoTab Smart

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The Asus VivoTab Smart is certainly an interesting idea. Boiled down to basics, it's a Windows 8 tablet compressed into the sort of design you'd expect for a Windows RT tablet. That means it's small and light, and will be the ideal device for you to carry... >>

ASUS to launch budget Nexus 7-like tablet with Intel processor?

ASUS to launch budget Nexus 7-like tablet with Intel processor?

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While the Nexus 7 is among the cheaper of tablets available on the market, Asus is said to be launching an even cheaper tablet for customers on a budget. Built with several characteristics of the Nexus 7, the budget-minded tablet will reportedly feature... >>

Report: Microsoft Surface RT shipments reached 900,000 in Q4

Report: Microsoft Surface RT shipments reached 900,000 in Q4

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Tablet sales for the fourth quarter of 2012, which included the Christmas shopping season, reached 52.5 million units worldwide, outpacing predictions, according to a new report published by analyst firm IDC. The data shows leaders Apple, Samsung, and... >>