ASUS announced the availability of PadFone S, an innovative smartphone and tablet in one featuring leading technology such as 4G LTE-Advanced connectivity, Qi wireless charging, Near Field Communication (NFC) support and a 13-megapixel PixelMaster camera. PadFone S features a unique two-in-one design comprised of a 5-inch full HD Android 4.4 (KitKat) smartphone that docks into the included PadFone S Station to transform into a 9-inch tablet.More
ASUS was the biggest award winner overall at Computex with a total of 22 awards. The ROG G20 desktop, S1 Mobile LED Projector and PadFone S were winners of the Best Choice Award at Computex 2014. ROG G20 also won a Best Choice Golden Award and the Best Choice of the Year Award, the top prize at Computex. An additional 17 products won the Computex d&i Award.
ASUS Republic of Gamers (ROG) today announced Maximus VII Formula and Maximus VII Formula/Watch Dogs, Z97 chipset-based ATX gaming motherboards ready for the latest 4th-, new 4th- and 5th-generation Intel® Core™ processors. Maximus VII Formula includes CrossChill Copper, SupremeFX Formula 2014 audio, Intel Gigabit Ethernet, GameFirst III, LANGuard, Extreme Engine DIGI+ III, TrueVolt 5V, ROG Armor and ESD Guards.
ASUS announced the availability of Xonar U5, a compact USB-powered sound card and headphone amplifier featuring true 5.1-channel surround sound, 192kHz/24-bit high-definition audio, Perfect Voice technology, and dedicated microphone and output volume controls for incredible music and gaming experiences. Xonar U5 comes with Sonic Studio, powerful configuration software that allows complete, fine-tuned control of the audio experience from an elegant and intuitive user interface.
ASUS today announced Strix GTX 750 Ti OC, a new graphics cards powered by the NVIDIA® GeForce® GTX™ 750 Ti graphics-processing unit (GPU) and equipped with exclusive DirectCU II technology for incredible action gaming performance that's up to 58% cooler, 3X quieter and 7.7% faster than reference. It also has 0dB-cooling technology for silent gameplay and Super Alloy Power components for enhanced durability.
The ASUS Fonepad 7 (FE375CG) is a 7-inch tablet with dual SIM, 3G phone functionality and is powered by the latest 64-bit Intel® Atom™ Z3560 1.83GHz quad-core processor. The Fonepad 7 has a 70% screen-to-body ratio and features a 7-inch, 1280 x 800 IPS display and dual front speakers; along with 5-megapixel rear-facing and 2-megapixel front-facing cameras with PixelMaster technology.
The ASUS ZenFone 5 (A500KL) with Long-Term Evolution (LTE) wireless communication has a 5-inch HD IPS display, a Qualcomm® Snapdragon™ MSM8926 quad-core processor running at 1.2 GHz, up to 2GB LPDDR3 RAM and an Adreno™ 305 graphics processor. DC-HSPA+ gives users data download speeds of up to 42Mbit/s and upload speeds of 5.76Mbit/s; while LTE Cat 4 connectivity provides mobile downlink and uplink speeds of up to 150Mbit/s and 50Mbit/s respectively.
ASUS is pleased to announce the release of a major software update for the ASUS PadFone 2 (A68), to Android 4.4 KitKat. This release also brings ASUS ZenUI 1.1 to PadFone 2 customers.
Please note that this update requires manual installation and performs a factory reset (data backup is required prior to installation).
ASUS today announced the DSL-AC68U AC1900 Dual-Band ADSL/VDSL Modem Router, a router featuring next-generation 802.11ac Wi-Fi with a combined dual-band bandwidth of 1900Mbit/s.
DSL-AC68U is the fastest modem router in the world, providing speeds of 1300Mbit/s for 802.11ac at 5GHz and 600Mbit/s for 802.11n at 2.4GHz. A dual-purpose standalone wireless router and a DSL modem router in a single space-saving device, DSL-AC68U also features dual wide-area network (WAN) support.
The ASUS USB 3.0 HZ-2 Docking Station is designed for desktop or notebook users, letting them connect up to 10 devices or accessories through a single USB cable. The latest drivers and firmware provide full compatibility with Windows 8.1 and earlier versions; and is backwards-compatible with USB 2.0 PCs and devices. Users can also connect their notebooks to larger displays via the dock's HDMI or VGA ports.
ASUS today announced the new ET22 and ET20 Series (ET2230, ET2231, ET2030, ET2031), an affordable series of 21.5-inch and 19.5-inch All-in-One (AiO) PCs designed with the computing needs of families in mind. Building on the success of the award-winning 23-inch ET2321 AiO PC, the new models ASUS ET22 and ET 20 Series have a new slim and stylish design, plus enhanced performance with the latest 4th-generation Intel® processors and up to NVIDIA® GeForce® GT820M graphics.