10/22/2010, We’re not sure how you feel about the GPS-oriented phones created under the Garmin-Asus partnership, but word is out that the joint venture will be ending in January 2011, after two years of collaboration, as the original deal expires. After the split, both companies will be returning to what they did before, meaning that Garmin will continue to offer its navigation services to manufacturers and coming up with dedicated GPS […]
10/20/2010, While Asus’ Eee line of computers generally offers low-powered hardware, the 3D Vision-capable Eee Top ET2400XVT sports some powerful hardware, including the Intel Core i7-740QM. If you’ve got $1,899 to spare and are looking for a new computer that won’t take too much space, you could always check it out, as Amazon is currently listing the machine for pre-order.
10/19/2010, You might remember Asus’ ultra-thin RT-56U router that was introduced at CeBIT back in March. Now the router should be inching closer to being available at a store near you thanks to a visit to the FCC. A single image of this dual-band Gigabit Wireless-N device was put up by the FCC, giving you a rough idea of what to expect. The filing was done on October 11 and included […]
10/14/2010, If you think the old Asus Eee PC 701 netbook is boring, perhaps a customized version of it would pique your interest. Specifications of this netbook are still the same, offering a 7-inch 800 x 480 pixel display, 4GB of storage, 512MB of RAM, and Windows XP. The main difference is that the keyboard has since been customized, offering a combination of black and white keys, apparently making it easier […]
10/12/2010, Some reports might claim that the iPad is cannibalizing netbook sales, but that hasn’t stopped Asus from churning out more netbooks and now the Asus Eee PC 1015PN has surfaced on Amazon’s site, revealing that the netbook will set you back $430, though there isn’t a shipping date attached to it yet. This netbook is powered by a dual-core Atom N550 chip and second-generation NVIDIA ION GPU, giving it a […]
10/08/2010, Asus has long been synonymous with the Eee PC range of netbooks, and this time round the Taiwanese company will be rolling out entry level netbooks that will feature DDR3 RAM as the minimum. It might not sound like much, but at least it shows that Asus is forward looking and will not remain in the past, moving on with the times. In fact, the Eee PC 1001PQ, Eee PC […]
10/07/2010, Word is going around that Garmin-Asus is preparing a Windows Phone 7 device, though it’s not expected to arrive on the market until early next year. If the reports are accurate, the company is planning to expand its Android-based lineup in the Taiwan market, with one or two devices already expected before the end of the year. This sudden report comes on the heels of the company admitting that its […]
10/05/2010, Asus’s new Eee Pad is caught in pictures, and this time the Eee Pad tablet sheds its Intel processor in favor of the dual-core NVIDIA Tegra 2 chipset. The tablet also runs Windows 7 embedded and has a battery life of around 4.5 hours. WiFi, memory card slot, Bluetooth, HDMI, USB, and a 0.3-megapixel webcam round out the specs for this tablet.
10/04/2010, At long last, the Asus O!Play Air HD2 is finally ready to rock and roll big time after being announced for quite some time back. Touted to be the first USB 3.0 multimedia center in the world, it will be released in the UK for £109 this week, while those of us living Stateside will have to be more patient, being able to check it out only on October 25 […]
10/03/2010, The Asus Eee PC 1015PN 10-inch netbook is now available for pre-order, so go place one today if you’re hoping to get some dual core Intel Atom N550 processor action alongside a second generation NVIDIA ION graphics chipset underneath the hood. It will be going for $429 in black, white, blue, or red colors, featuring 1GB RAM, a 250GB hard drive, Wi-Fi connectivity, Bluetooth 3.0 support to keep up with […]
09/21/2010, Asus’ Eee PC 1015T netbook was introduced back in June but there still hasn’t been any indication of when the company will begin to ship the device or even if it will make it to the US. That being said, Asus has seen fit to upload the user manuals to its support site, so hopefully it’s an indication that Asus actually plans to do something with this netbook. The user […]
09/20/2010, DIY PC builders who have a penchant for powerful hardware will be drooling at the new Crosshair IV Extreme Republic of Gamers motherboard unveiled by Asus that boasts AMD’s 890FX chipset along with a slew of user friendly overclocking features. The CrossLinx3 technology on the board allows users to mix and match multiple graphics cards from both NVIDIA and ATI, including models of different GPU generations. Specifications of the motherboard […]
09/16/2010, Asus has readied a bunch of devices that should set the computing world alight (with some interest at the very least), and gamers will definitely be among the bunch. First of all, the David Lewis-designed NX90J will be shipping this month, delivering yet another option in the 18.4-inch laptop market from $2,299 upwards. Apart from that, you can also opt for a more affordable N53Jf which will be powered by […]
09/15/2010, Asus intends to inject a subtle yet potent ingredient into its Eee PC 1015PN from next month onwards, where it will come armed with NVIDIA ION graphics alongside a choice of either a 1.83GHz Intel Atom N475 single core processor or a 1.5GHz Intel Atom N550 dual core processor. It will not look too different from the Eee PC 1015PED and 1015PEM physically, sporting a similar chiclet-style keyboard as well […]