Popular titles like PUBG and Fortnite have given a new life to mobile gaming which has resulted in more and more smartphone manufacturers coming out with their very own gaming smartphones. ASUS has jumped on that bandwagon today as well with the launch of its ROG Phone at Computex 2018. This is the company’s first smartphone that has been built specifically for mobile gaming.
Earlier it was reported that Dell was developing a new ARM-based Windows 10 computer. It turns out that ASUS could be doing the same, at least according to a report from Winfuture.de who claims that ASUS is developing their own ARM Windows 10 PC that could be powered by Qualcomm’s Snapdragon 1000.
Asus is tapping into the cryptocurrency mining trend with a new motherboard it has announced today that can support up to 20 GPUs, thus enabling users to effectively power an entire mining farm with one single board. It’s aptly called the H370 Mining Master motherboard and as you can probably tell, it has been developed with the express purpose of mining cryptocurrency in mind.
Acer first announced its Predator X27 G-Sync monitor last year and finally started taking pre-orders for it about a week ago. Now, ASUS has thrown its hat in the ring as well by confirming that its 4K HDR 144Hz G-Sync monitor will begin shipping next month. It has been a long wait for those who were interested in picking up this monitor when it was first announced. ASUS actually demonstrated […]
Even though it has been over six months since Google first released Android 8.0 Oreo, the latest iteration of Android is still gradually making its way to more compatible devices. Those who own an ASUS ZenFone 3 Zoom should now keep an eye out for an update notification because the Android 8.0 Oreo update is finally being rolled out for this device. Two other hands in the ZenFone 3 lineup […]
Last month we reported that the FTC had announced that those “warranty if removed” stickers you sometimes find on gadgets are actually illegal. This isn’t based on a new ruling or recently passed law, but rather it is based on the 1975 Magnuson-Moss Warranty Act that the FTC is just reminding companies about.
Mesh WiFi systems seem to be gaining a fair amount of popularity these days, such as Google WiFi. Now Google is obviously not the only company to create mesh WiFi systems and if you’re looking for alternatives, you might be interested to learn that ASUS has recently announced the Lyra Trio.
While developed markets are a great place to sell high-end handsets that offer a larger profit margin, the upside to emerging markets is usually population, where companies can focus on selling in quantity. This is why markets such as China and India are home to many budget handsets from all sorts of companies.
ASUS is a company known for their laptops, both for personal and gaming purposes. However it seems that ASUS plans to take that gaming experience and apply to a smartphone, or at least that’s what’s been implied by the company’s CEO Jerry Shen during an interview at the opening of Asus Philippines’ 100th store.
Ubergizmo’s Best of MWC 2018Editor's Pick
Mobile World Congress 2018, the world’s biggest mobile telephony trade show is closing today. We had a great time looking at the new technologies and products. Here are the very best products of MWC 2018, in order of appearance:
You could be forgiven for thinking that the Asus Zenfone 5 is an iPhone X clone from some unknown manufacturer in China. The new handset from Asus looks quite similar to the iPhone X, it even has a notch in the display. Asus has actually launched two variants of this device, the regular Zenfone 5 and the Zenfone 5Z, it’s the latter that features the Snapdragon 845 processor.
Asus had teased the launch new handsets at the Mobile World Congress 2018 and that’s precisely what it has done today. The company has unveiled three new smartphones as part of its Zenfone 5 family today and one of which is the Asus Zenfone 5 Lite. As the name suggests, it’s the entry-level handset in this series.
Microsoft announced the partners that are building Windows Mixed Reality headsets last year and Asus was one of them. The company unveiled its Windows Mixed Reality headset at the IFA 2017 convention in Berlin and it has now confirmed how much the headset costs and when it will be available for purchase in the United States.
Due to the fact that Apple’s computers are all shipped with Apple’s own operating system, it is understandable that it might not necessarily appeal to all users, especially those who are used to Microsoft’s Windows ecosystem. This is why generally speaking, Apple’s market share for computers tends to be smaller than others.