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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... >>

Asus PadFone hands-on

Asus PadFone hands-on

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Is it a phone, or is it a tablet? Well actually, it has the power to be both. That’s the story of the PadFone, a new gadget that’s been announced by Asus at Computex in Taipei, and as you would expect we’ve tracked down the device to see what’s... >>

Asus: Google excited by the PadFone that's coming Christmas with Ice Cream Sandwich

Asus: Google excited by the PadFone that's coming Christmas with Ice Cream Sandwich

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Google is very excited by the Asus Padfone; the company's corporate VP and GM for the Personal Mobile Devices Business Unit, Benson Lin, has told Pocket-lint in an exclusive interview at Computex in Taipei.“We are working very closely with Google and... >>

MeeGo appears on ultra-thin Asus Eee PC X101

MeeGo appears on ultra-thin Asus Eee PC X101

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As if a glasses-free 3D device and a Honeycomb powered phone and tablet combo weren't exciting enough, Asus has gone and announced a super slim MeeGo powered netbook at this year's Computex trade show in Taipei.The Eee PC X101 is priced in at $199 or... >>

Asus UX series laptop has MacBook Air in it's sights

Asus UX series laptop has MacBook Air in it's sights

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If you’re a current fan of Apple’s MacBook Air, then Asus just announced UX-series is definitely going to be your cup of tea. It’s Asus first unibody all metal notebook and it’s a clear statement from that company that it wants to compete on equal... >>

Asus 3D Eee Pad MeMO: Glasses-free tablet 3D, we go hands-on

Asus 3D Eee Pad MeMO: Glasses-free tablet 3D, we go hands-on

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Asus has confirmed that its MeMO tablet, first announced at CES in January, will be getting a new screen ahead of its launch later this year and Pocket-lint's in Taipei to check it out. The new Honeycomb powered Eee Pad MeMO 3D was announced at the company's... >>

Asus PadFone - the phone that wants to be a tablet

Asus PadFone - the phone that wants to be a tablet

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Asus has used its Computex 2011 keynote speech in Taipei to show off a new concept: the Padfone. Like the Motorola Atrix, the Padfone, which Asus has been teasing details of over the last couple of weeks, will be a 4.3-inch smartphone, that snaps... >>

Asus Lamborghini Eee PC VX6
2.0 stars

Asus Lamborghini Eee PC VX6

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Beautifully presented in Asus's signature black coffer, the VX6 is all dramatic angles and chrome inserts as it tries to bring the feel of Lamborghini design to what's essentially a high-end netbook. But is it a luxury sports car or a tricked out go-kart?Supercar... >>

Unknown Asus tablet teased on Facebook

Unknown Asus tablet teased on Facebook

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Is the world ready for another Asus tablet?It may well have to be as the Taiwanese electronics company has gone live with a teaser page over on Facebook, complete with images of a mystery device.Although, don't get your hopes up too much for a tablet... >>

Acer Iconia Tab A500 and Asus Eee Pad Transformer to get Honeycomb 3.1

Acer Iconia Tab A500 and Asus Eee Pad Transformer to get Honeycomb 3.1

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Acer and Asus have both confirmed that the new Iconia Tab A500 and the Asus Eee Pad Transformer, just launched, will be getting the new Google Honeycomb 3.1 update in June.Google announced the new features of Honeycomb 3.1 at its annual Google I/O conference... >>

Asus Eee Pad Transformer
4.5 stars

Asus Eee Pad Transformer

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The Asus Eee Pad Transformer combines a 10.1-inch Honeycomb tablet with an accessory keyboard that looks to put other docking, and non-docking, tablets to shame. When the Eee Pad Transformer was first announced it drew a smirk from us, but seated on the... >>

Asus NX90Jq
4.5 stars

Asus NX90Jq

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The Asus NX90 comes in what may be the largest notebook packaging we've ever seen; its very own stylish black monolith, designed to make you feel you're getting something seriously high end. Open it up and you might think you've bought a mirror by mistake.... >>

Asus Eee Pad Transformer keyboard dock to be $150 in US

Asus Eee Pad Transformer keyboard dock to be $150 in US

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North American retailer PC Richard & Sons has revealed the US price of the TF101DOCK, the keyboard docking accessory for the Asus Eee Pad Transformer. According to the online reseller, the add-on device with cost $149.99 and ship - in the US, at least... >>

When you’re not working, how do you like to use your computer?

When you’re not working, how do you like to use your computer?

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Okay so I know the answer is probably reading Pocket-lint, but seriously, do you like to play games, watch movies, listen to music or do something else?For me, When I'm not working, the computer is off, as I use a tablet. But to answer question, probably... >>

Asus Eee Pad Transformer priced and dated - we go hands on

Asus Eee Pad Transformer priced and dated - we go hands on

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Asus has filled us in with the release details for its Honeycomb hybrid tablet, the Asus Eee Pad Transformer - it'll be hitting next week and will cost you less than £380.And, despite early concerns, the 10.1-inch tablet will be rocking Android 3.0,... >>

Asus N53Jn
3.5 stars

Asus N53Jn

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If you think of Asus just for Eee netbooks, it's time to think again. With its sleek curves, Blu-ray drive and Bang & Olufsen audio the N53 is a high-end 15-inch notebook intended to compete with the HP Envy and Dell XPS; but this excellent specification... >>

Is drawing the activity that best develops kids' creativity?

Is drawing the activity that best develops kids' creativity?

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We all like gadgets, but how can we use them to improve our interaction with our kids? Basically, which activity best develops kids' creativity?It is reading, listening to music, playing games or just drawing, be it on a tablet or a computer?For me, drawing... >>

Asus prepping £120 laptop for June, claim sources

Asus prepping £120 laptop for June, claim sources

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Asus could be about to release a £120 laptop according to sources in Taiwan thanks to some help from Google.According to DigiTimes: “Asustek Computer is set to launch a new netbook priced at US$200-250 in June in cooperation with Intel, and hopes... >>

Toddlers and tech: How do you share your tablet?

Toddlers and tech: How do you share your tablet?

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What the best way to connect with your kids using a tablet? For me it’s games because it allows me and them to share the experience and have some fun at the same time. It’s what tablets are all about isn’t it? Turning something into an interactive... >>

Asus Eee PC Seashell 1015PEM review
3.5 stars

Asus Eee PC Seashell 1015PEM review

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The tapered matte black (or blue, or red or white) case of the Eee PC 1015PEM not only shows far fewer fingerprints than its glossy 1005PE predecessor; it also conceals an unusually feature-packed netbook, for much the same price. The dual-core Atom N550... >>

Asus G53JW 3D
4.0 stars

Asus G53JW 3D

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The G53JW is the latest in Asus’ hardcore Republic of Gamers range. The spec reads like a wish list for FPS hedonists: Intel i7 Quad Core 740M processor, Nvidia Fermi-derived GeForce GTX460M graphics, Blu-ray writer, 3D. It even ships with a large custom-designed... >>

PC sales down and here's the stats to prove it

PC sales down and here's the stats to prove it

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New figures released on Thursday show that the PC industry is struggling to battle against the double whammy of tablet computers and the recession.According to figures from IDC - a "global provider of market intelligence, advisory services, and events... >>

Asus Eee PC Sirocco continues fashion netbook theme

Asus Eee PC Sirocco continues fashion netbook theme

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Asus has launched its latest addition to the Eee PC series of netbooks, the Sirocco, at a glamorous event in a boutique hotel in Taipei, Taiwan with Pocket-lint in attendance. The event is intended to drum up some excitement for what many people believe... >>

Asus: If Honeycomb is available we will be shipping with it

Asus: If Honeycomb is available we will be shipping with it

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Asus has clarified to Pocket-lint comments from UK marketing manager John Swatton about what Android version its tablets will launch with later in the year.We’ve got in touch with Swatton to see what he really said about the fact that Asus CES tablets... >>

Asus CES tablets may not be Honeycomb after all

Asus CES tablets may not be Honeycomb after all

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Oh dear - put this one down as potentially a mess-up of royal proportions (in the tech word at least). If it's accurate that is.Remember the three Asus Android tablets announced over in Vegas at CES 2011 - the Eee Pad Transformer, the Eee Pad Slide and... >>

Asus Eee Pad Slider pictures and hands-on

Asus Eee Pad Slider pictures and hands-on

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There is much debate over whether you want a tablet, a netbook, a laptop, or maybe even a tablet with a keyboard, and we can assume that Asus have been chewing the fat over this one too. Not content with launching a standard tablet in the guise of the... >>

Asus Eee MeMo hands-on

Asus Eee MeMo hands-on

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Asus has launched a bevy of tablets at this years CES in Las Vegas and we tracked down the Asus MeMo to find out what it’s all about and whether you should start saving up for it.Taking on the Samsung Galaxy Tab, the Asus Eee Pad MeMo is a 7-inch 1024... >>

First Look: Asus Eee Slate EP121

First Look: Asus Eee Slate EP121

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Asus has launched a full blown Windows 7 PC that also just so happens to be a tablet, but can that tablet perform? We tracked it down at Asus' stand at CES to find out.The Eee Slate EP121 is a Windows 7 Home Premium powered device with a 12.1-inch capacitive,... >>

Asus Eee Pad Transformer hands-on

Asus Eee Pad Transformer hands-on

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Taking a leaf out of Lenovo’s IdeaPad solution first shown at CES in 2010, Asus has launched an Android tablet that comes with a bolt on keyboard for when you actually need to do some work.Called the Asus Eee Pad Transformer (see what they’ve done... >>

Asus confirms Honeycomb is Android 3.0

Asus confirms Honeycomb is Android 3.0

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Asus has confirmed that Honeycomb is, in fact, Google Android 3.0 rather than just version 2.4.“The newly unveiled family of ASUS tablets arrives with a splash by offering four unique and innovative products. The Eee Pad MeMO has a 7-inch capacitive... >>

Asus Eee Pad MeMo, Eee Slate EP121, Eee Pad Transformer and Eee Pad Slider tablets debut

Asus Eee Pad MeMo, Eee Slate EP121, Eee Pad Transformer and Eee Pad Slider tablets debut

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Asus has used its CES press conference in Las Vegas to launch a range of new tablet devices for Android and Windows 7 fans alike.Taking on the Samsung Galaxy Tab, the Asus Eee Pad MeMo will feature a 7-inch capacitive display, powered by a Qualcomm snapdragon... >>

Asus teases Eee Pads pre-CES 2011

Asus teases Eee Pads pre-CES 2011

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It's been seven months since Pocket-lint brought you the last sneak peak photos of the forthcoming Asus Eee Pad EP121, but prior to January's consumer electronics show in Las Vegas, Asus has released some official teaser snaps of the device. Well, of... >>

2011: The year of the tablet say Motorola, HTC, RIM, HP, Apple, Acer, MSI, Asus, and Dell

2011: The year of the tablet say Motorola, HTC, RIM, HP, Apple, Acer, MSI, Asus, and Dell

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If you thought 2010 was a big year for the tablet, then wait until you get a lot of 2011. Motorola, HTC, RIM, Apple, Dell, Asus, Acer, and MSI have either confirmed they will be launching tablet devices in the first four months of 2011, or are rumoured... >>

Asus Eee Note
4.0 stars

Asus Eee Note

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There’s no doubt that ebook readers have become a hit, especially the Amazon Kindle, but most of the ebook readers are fairly limited as to what you can use them for beyond what they’ve been designed to do. Enter the Asus Eee Note, not an ebook reader,... >>

Asus Eee Note EA800 hands-on

Asus Eee Note EA800 hands-on

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Asus' Eee Note EA800 is an interesting proposition. Not quite a tablet (it's mono for starters) and more than an ebook reader, it fits into a category all of its own.Indeed, the sketch tablet, or note pad, may not be bought by those interested in the... >>