Asus ZenBook UX305: looks good, but is there substance?

It’s ultra slim line. It’s aimed at professionals on the go, and it weighs just 1.2kg. The Asus ZenBook UX305 certainly sounds like it could have potential for those who work on the move, but what to the critics think? When it comes to laptops, CNET isn’t always the forthcoming in sounding the merits. When … Continue reading Asus ZenBook UX305: looks good, but is there substance?

Asus’ ZenWatch delves into wearable tech: what do the critics think?

Not content sticking with laptops, tablets and smartphones, Asus is broadening its horizons and is moving on to wearable technology, starting with the ZenWatch. The Asus ZenWatch pairs with an Android smartphone to serve as a personal wellness manager. Despite its high-tech capabilities the ZenWatch resembles a rectangular-faced and traditional-crafted watch and even comes with … Continue reading Asus’ ZenWatch delves into wearable tech: what do the critics think?

Best of Computex 2013

Running until June 8, Taiwan’s largest consumer electronics show Computex is taking place this week with over 1,700 exhibitors showing off their wares – here’s what caught our eye. Asus unveiled yet more post-pc devices, with their newly announced Transformer Book Trio. It’s the world’s first three-in-one mobile device. The device has a detachable 11.6-inch … Continue reading Best of Computex 2013

ASUS’s slew of Windows 8 gadgets: Intuitive and impressive but what about the price?

The run up to Christmas is traditionally a time when the techno manufacturers have a field day in launching and feverishly marketing their latest wares. This year’s pre-festive season gadgetry marketing hype is especially banal as in coinciding with the arrival of the ultra-anticipated Windows 8, means that the gadgets arriving between now and Christmas … Continue reading ASUS’s slew of Windows 8 gadgets: Intuitive and impressive but what about the price?

ASUS PadFone 2: Two Become One

Asus have unveiled the PadFone 2, the follow-up to the successful original PadFone. Combining an Android smartphone and a dockable tablet for ultimate mobile flexibility, this new PadFone model comes with a range of specifications designed to improve performance and improve the user experience. If you’re wondering what a PadFone is, it’s one of the … Continue reading ASUS PadFone 2: Two Become One

Asus EEE Pad Slider: Plenty of playtime

Business notebook purists, who sneer balefully at early corporate adopters of tablets, often argue that without a keyboard, a tablet has no real value as a part of the mobile corporate armoury. Well, those purists might now be eating their words, as clearly, this tablet means business in both senses of the word. Coming hot … Continue reading Asus EEE Pad Slider: Plenty of playtime

Asus appeals to wannabe supercar owners with its latest ‘lap’ top

If you like high performance from your cars, chances are you’d be pretty keen to get it from your laptop to. We guess that’s the thinking that goes on at Asus, as it has brought out a high-performance laptop inspired by an Italian supercar – this time it’s the ASUS-Automobili Lamborghini VX7. Looks-wise, it had … Continue reading Asus appeals to wannabe supercar owners with its latest ‘lap’ top

Acer’s new Aspire Ethos series

If you are in the market for a new laptop and are willing to spend about a grand, you may be interested in reading about Acer’s new Aspire Ethos series. Being marketed as “multimedia enjoyment redefined”, the Aspire Ethos certainly has a lot to aspire to, and after reading its press release, Acer’s latest series … Continue reading Acer’s new Aspire Ethos series