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Asus Republic of Gamers announces the world's thinnest gaming laptop
Asus Republic of Gamers announces the world's thinnest gaming laptop By Adrian Willings

Asus' gaming brand, Republic of Gamers, has today announced the latest in its gaming laptop line-up with the Zephyrus S (GX531). This new machine is said to be the thinnest gaming laptop on the market - taking the reigning title from Razer's Blade 15. At... Read more

Asus VivoBook S13, S14, S15 and ZenBook S in photos
Asus VivoBook S13, S14, S15 and ZenBook S in photos By Cat Thomas

When Asus chairman Johnny Shih took to the stage at this year’s Computex press conference he was eager to point out that, while Asus has a reputation for innovating and releasing high end products aimed at the professional market, it also champions... Read more

Asus ZenBook Pro 15 has a second touchscreen for a mousepad
Asus ZenBook Pro 15 has a second touchscreen for a mousepad By Rik Henderson

It's Computex in Taipei this week and that means a whole stack of notebooks, hybrids and other types of laptops will be announced and shown for the first time. None though will look quite as cool as the Asus ZenBook Pro 15, we feel.That's because, as... Read more

Asus announces Chromebox 3 mini-PC with Intel 8th Gen chips and 4K UHD support
Asus announces Chromebox 3 mini-PC with Intel 8th Gen chips and 4K UHD support By Max Langridge

Asus has announced the latest generation of its Chromebox mini-PC series, the Chromebox 3. The mini Chrome OS-powered computer, first launched in 2014, is a versatile machine, capable of being used as a regular computer or as a media streamer connected... Read more

Asus' Zephyrus M is a supercharged and relatively thin six-core gaming laptop
Asus' Zephyrus M is a supercharged and relatively thin six-core gaming laptop By Dan Grabham

Asus’ Republic of Gamers line has often impressed with its supercharged gaming laptops and its latest Zephyrus M is no different – a relatively thin, brushed aluminium 15.6-inch laptop that’s 17.5mm at its shallowest point.Powered by the latest... Read more

Asus ZenBook 13 and stylish X507 lead 2018 laptop line-up
Asus ZenBook 13 and stylish X507 lead 2018 laptop line-up By Rik Henderson

Asus is to show two new, light and portable laptops at CES 2018 in Las Vegas this week.The ZenBook line has been targeted at the MacBook crowd for a while, and 2018's Asus ZenBook 13 (product code UX331UAL) is about as close to its competitor as you can... Read more

Asus ZenBook Flip laptops now come with Intel’s latest quad-core chips
Asus ZenBook Flip laptops now come with Intel’s latest quad-core chips By Elyse Betters

Asus has updated a few laptops that it introduced at Computex in May.While at IFA 2017 in Berlin, the company announced its range of ZenBook Flip-branded laptops will now come with Intel's new 8th-generation Core chips. We don't yet know exact UK pricing... Read more

Asus' new VivoBook S has MacBook-like looks - but at a better price
Asus' new VivoBook S has MacBook-like looks - but at a better price By Elyse Betters

Asus introduced a VivoBook S laptop line at Computex earlier this year, and now it’s launched a new addition to that line.Called the S510, it features a 15.6-inch Full HD (1920 x 1280) display, seventh-generation Intel Core i7 processor, 8GB of RAM,... Read more

Computex 2017: All the announcements that matter
Computex 2017: All the announcements that matter By Elyse Betters

Computex 2017 is officially underway.Companies use the annual Taipei, Taiwan-based technology trade show to show off their latest PC products and components. Last year, everything seemed to be related to virtual reality, with several brands unveiling... Read more

Asus Chromebook Flip is now a 12.5-inch awesome machine
Asus Chromebook Flip is now a 12.5-inch awesome machine By Cam Bunton

Asus has followed up on its popular Chromebook Flip with a brand new model. It comes with a refreshed design, more powerful components and a much higher price point. While the previous Chromebook Flip was an affordable mini tablet-sized slim Chromebook... Read more

Asus Transformer 3 and Transformer Mini debut at Computex 2016
Asus Transformer 3 and Transformer Mini debut at Computex 2016 By Rik Henderson

Alongside the powerful Transformer 3 Pro, Asus also launched the Transformer 3 and Transformer Mini at this year’s Computex in Taiwan.The Transformer 3 is a super thin 2-in-1 at just 6.9 mm thick and weighs in at 695g. With the keyboard dock you’re... Read more

Want to play your Xbox One in your bedroom for just £85? Asus VivoStick might be the answer
Want to play your Xbox One in your bedroom for just £85? Asus VivoStick might be the answer By Stuart Miles

Fancy playing your Xbox One in your bedroom for just £85? That's now possible thanks to Asus who has just announced a new Windows 10 PC on a stick at IFA in Germany.The new Asus VivoStick is the company's answer to Intel's Compute Stick and is basically... Read more

Asus Transformer Book T100HA 2-in-1 goes super-slim, opts for USB Type-C
Asus Transformer Book T100HA 2-in-1 goes super-slim, opts for USB Type-C By Mike Lowe

We've long been fans of Asus' T100 Transformer Book 2-in-1 series. The company's latest endavour, the T100HA, opts for USB Type-C for a slimmer and altogether more portable 10.1-inch tablet-meets-laptop device.Like the Apple MacBook and its use of USB... Read more

Asus Zenbook UX305 price and retailers revealed
Asus Zenbook UX305 price and retailers revealed By Stuart Miles

Asus originally announced its superslim Zenbook UX305 during the IFA consumer trade show in Berlin last September, but although a Christmas release date was touted at the time, it failed to hit the streets in 2014.Instead, the world's slimmest 13.3-inch... Read more

Asus Transformer Book Chi goes to war against the MacBook Air
Asus Transformer Book Chi goes to war against the MacBook Air By Chris Hall

"Our Chi is thinner than Air," said Jonney Shih, CEO of Asus as the Transformer Book Chi was announced at CES 2015.If the name sounds familiar, that's because it was unveiled at Computex in June 2014, but now it seems there's a full family of Transformer... Read more

The Asus Eee PC returns, and no it's not 2007
The Asus Eee PC returns, and no it's not 2007 By Stuart Miles

Back once again like the renegade master. That's right, the Eee PC, the device that kickstarted the netbook craze is back, but this time with a lot more power. Seven years after Asus first introduced the Eee PC, the company has announced that it will... Read more

Asus shows off wafer thin Transformer T300 Chi
Asus shows off wafer thin Transformer T300 Chi By Cat Thomas

Asus tantalised attendees at this year's Computex with a look at its latest Transformer Book the T300 Chi.The super thin detachable is still "in the works" but we can tell you that the 12.5-inch tablet is set to be the world's thinnest at a mere 7.3mm.... Read more

Asus Transformer Book Flip combines Intel Core i7 Windows 8.1 laptop and tablet
Asus Transformer Book Flip combines Intel Core i7 Windows 8.1 laptop and tablet By Luke Edwards

Asus has unveiled its new Transformer Book Flip laptop at the 2014 Computex trade show in Taipei.The Transformer Book Flip comes with an Intel Core up to i7 processor and has a fixed hinge keyboard. So it's a laptop first but also uses a touchscreen so,... Read more

Asus Zenbook NX500 coming winter with 4K UHD screen and Intel Core i7 processor
Asus Zenbook NX500 coming winter with 4K UHD screen and Intel Core i7 processor By Rik Henderson

Asus has unveiled a whole stack of devices during its Computex 2014 press conference, including new Android tablets and the Transformer Book V, but it is perhaps the Zenbook NX500 that is attracting the most attention. The 15.6-inch laptop has a 4K UHD... Read more

Mini Asus Chromebox now available for preorder, begins shipping on 14 March
Mini Asus Chromebox now available for preorder, begins shipping on 14 March By Elyse Betters

You can now preorder Asus' miniature Chromebox at a select few online retailers.The Asus Chromebox debuted in February. It is just 4.880-inches wide and 1.65-inches tall and runs Google's Chrome OS, making it the world's smallest Chrome computer. Asus... Read more

Capture those special New Year’s moments #LovefromAsus
Capture those special New Year’s moments #LovefromAsus By Pocket-lint Promotion

It's party time. New Year's Eve is almost here and what better way to celebrate 2014 than with a party? The Asus Transformer P1801 will help you do just that.Music timeThere are plenty of music services you can run from the P1801 and whether it's using... Read more

Sit back and shop #LovefromASUS
Sit back and shop #LovefromASUS By Pocket-lint Promotion

Imagine that Christmas is done. You've eaten the turkey, the stuffing, and all the trimmings. But before you get into the spirit of New Year's Eve, there are plenty of ways to enjoy your new, all-singing, all-dancing Asus Transformer AIO P1801. Browse... Read more

Nominate a loved one to win an Asus Transformer AiO P1801 #lovefromasus
Nominate a loved one to win an Asus Transformer AiO P1801 #lovefromasus By Pocket-lint Promotion

Pocket-lint has teamed up with Asus (#LoveFromAsus) to give you the chance to win an Asus Transformer AiO P1801 A Windows 8 PC & Android Tablet All-in-One computer.  With a unique form factor the Asus Transformer AiO creates brand new possibilities... Read more

Asus roadmap for 2014 includes Chromebook line and new smartphones
Asus roadmap for 2014 includes Chromebook line and new smartphones By Jake Smith

Asus is looking to expand its footprint past the dwindling traditional PC business with the launch of more smartphones and its first Chromebook line.Asus CEO Jerry Shen told investors at a recent conference that the company planned to launch new smartphones... Read more

Asus Transformer Book T100 UK price official: A bargain at £349
Asus Transformer Book T100 UK price official: A bargain at £349 By Mike Lowe

Asus has announced the UK price for the Transformer Book T100, originally unveiled at the Intel Developers Forum in August, and it's a bargain at £349.The two-in-one 10-inch tablet-meets-laptop comes loaded with full Windows 8.1 - no mucking around with... Read more

Asus intros Transformer Book T100: the first two-in-one with Intel Bay Trail architecture
Asus intros Transformer Book T100: the first two-in-one with Intel Bay Trail architecture By Mike Lowe

Jerry Shen, the Asus chief exec, was invited on stage in San Francisco for the day two keynote of the Intel Developers Forum 2013, where he revealed a new product: the Asus Transformer Book T100 two-in-one.Intel has just unveiled Bay Trail architecture,... Read more

Asus Zenbook UX301 and Zenbook UX302 specs detailed - both Ultrabooks have Gorilla Glass lid
Asus Zenbook UX301 and Zenbook UX302 specs detailed - both Ultrabooks have Gorilla Glass lid By Elyse Betters

On top of showing off a new Android tablet range, Asus has announced at IFA 2013 in Berlin that it has added two new Ultrabooks to its product lineup. They're called the Zenbook UX301 and Zenbook UX302.Asus said the new Ultrabooks - which the company... Read more

ASUS VivoBook X102BA  press shot surfaces - a Win 8 PC geared toward students?
ASUS VivoBook X102BA press shot surfaces - a Win 8 PC geared toward students? By Elyse Betters

Asus is planning to expand its Vivo line-up by launching a new Windows 8 PC called VivoBook X102BA.SweClockers published a leaked press shot of the notebook on Friday and reported that it would feature a 1.0GHz, dual-core AMD A4-1200 CPU with Radeon... Read more

Asus VivoPC and VivoMouse aim at the home cinema entertainment market
Asus VivoPC and VivoMouse aim at the home cinema entertainment market By Hunter Skipworth

Asus has plans for the home cinema market with its just announced VivoPC and VivoMouse. The new VivoMouse is not unlike Apple's own Magic Mouse in that it combines a full touchpad with a mouse and a wireless remote.Finished in the usual Asus aluminium,... Read more

ASUS unveils 31.5-inch 4K monitor
ASUS unveils 31.5-inch 4K monitor By Elyse Betters

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... Read more

Asus Zenbook Infinity to launch with Gorilla Glass 3 lid
Asus Zenbook Infinity to launch with Gorilla Glass 3 lid By Hunter Skipworth

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... Read more

News Corp launches 10-inch tablet aimed at education, manufactured by ASUS
News Corp launches 10-inch tablet aimed at education, manufactured by ASUS By Jake Smith

Global media company News Corp is entering the education market with the release this autumn of its Amplify tablet, aimed at taking on the iPad in schools. It will launched under News Corp's Amplify education division and will also offer schools the... Read more

Asus: We'll sell more tablets than laptops in 2013
Asus: We'll sell more tablets than laptops in 2013 By Stuart Miles

Asus has told Pocket-lint that it expects its tablet sales to outperform its laptop sales in 2013 in the UK, as more and more people look to ditch their laptop in favour of the more-portable tablet.The news - which shows how far tablets have come in the... Read more

Asus promises Minority Report computing for 2013
Asus promises Minority Report computing for 2013 By Stuart Miles

Asus has confirmed it will be teaming up with Leap Motion, the company behind a new Minority Report-style computing interface in which hand gestures replace the usual mouse and keyboard input, in a similar vein to the Microsoft Kinect, to bring the technology... Read more

Asus Transformer AiO dual OS system official
Asus Transformer AiO dual OS system official By Mike Lowe

The Asus Transformer AiO lays to rest rumours of a dual operating system machine - the AiO will run both Windows 8 and Android.That's right, Asus claims the AiO can switch between the two "seamlessly" and "instantly" - despite suffering a few Win8-related... Read more

Asus Transformer Book: A full powered Windows 8 tablet
Asus Transformer Book: A full powered Windows 8 tablet By Stuart Miles

Asus has revealed the Asus Transformer Book, a new Ultrabook laptop that also becomes a tablet at Computex in Taipei on Monday.The new range of devices works in a similar way to the company's Transformer range, allowing you to get the best of both worlds.... Read more

Asus Taichi: A laptop with a double-sided display
Asus Taichi: A laptop with a double-sided display By Stuart Miles

One screen is never enough is it? That must be the thinking behind the new Asus Taichi - a new laptop from Asus that comes with a double-sided IPS display so you can use the computer while the lid is closed.The new model, announced at Computex in Taipei... Read more

Hot Pink Asus Zenbook UX21 for those who like things bright
Hot Pink Asus Zenbook UX21 for those who like things bright By Stuart Miles

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... Read more

Asus U46 skinny screen notebook gets UK release
Asus U46 skinny screen notebook gets UK release By Paul Lamkin

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... Read more

Asus Automobili Lamborghini VX7 starts its engines
Asus Automobili Lamborghini VX7 starts its engines By Paul Lamkin

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... Read more

MeeGo appears on ultra-thin Asus Eee PC X101
MeeGo appears on ultra-thin Asus Eee PC X101 By Hunter Skipworth

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... Read more

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

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... Read more

Asus prepping £120 laptop for June, claim sources
Asus prepping £120 laptop for June, claim sources By Stuart Miles

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... Read more

Asus Eee PC Sirocco continues fashion netbook theme
Asus Eee PC Sirocco continues fashion netbook theme By Lars-Göran Nilsson

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... Read more

Asus assembles Republic of Gamers with G53 3D notebook
Asus assembles Republic of Gamers with G53 3D notebook By Paul Lamkin

The Asus Republic of Gamers G53 3D notebook has landed, and it's a gaming monster.Packing an Nvidia GTX 460M graphics card with a 1.5GB of dedicated GDDR5 memory, this machine employs DirectX11 graphics, with effects such as real time ray tracing, advanced... Read more

Asus Eee PCs now dual core
Asus Eee PCs now dual core By Paul Lamkin

Asus has revealed its latest Eee PC models; the 1015PEM and 1018P, which are both packing the new Dual Core Atom N550 processor.These 10.1-inch notebooks (1024 x 600) both have Asus's Super Hybrid Engines on board, meaning that you'll get over 11 hours... Read more

Asus N Series Bang & Olufsen notebooks
Asus N Series Bang & Olufsen notebooks By Dan Sung

Asus has called upon the Ice-power team at Bang & Olufsen to come up with SonicMaster sound for the Asus N series laptops. The N73JN and N53JN - differing by 17.3" and 15.6" screen sizes respectively - incorporate large speaker chambers, more powerful... Read more

Asus gets in touch with nature with Bamboo series notebooks
Asus gets in touch with nature with Bamboo series notebooks By Paul Lamkin

Asus first went for the bamboo look back in 2008, so it's by no means a new gimmick, but if you're looking for a fairly decent notebook with an eco-edge over similar spec models on the market then you could do worse than considering the latest Asus Bamboo... Read more

Lamborghini-branded Asus VX6 netbook spied at Computex
Lamborghini-branded Asus VX6 netbook spied at Computex By Lars-Göran Nilsson

While snooping around the Asus Eee Tablet and Eee Pad launches at Computex, Taiwan, we've managed to snap some exclusive pictures of Asus’ upcoming Lamborghini-branded VX6 12.1-inch netbook. And it means serious business, not just in terms of branding,... Read more

Asus 10-inch touchscreen PC meets the iPad head-on
Asus 10-inch touchscreen PC meets the iPad head-on By Lars-Göran Nilsson

The second of Asus' touchscreen tablet PCs to be unveiled at Computex, Taiwan (the first being the EP121) has a 10-inch screen, and is therefore called the EP101TC.Being physically smaller than its stable mate isn’t really that remarkable in itself,... Read more