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  • Asus launches Fonepad 7 Dual SIM tablet in India at Rs 12,999 15-04-2014 03:29 PM

    New Delhi: Asus launched the successor to its Fonepad 7 tablet in India. Named "Fonepad 7 Dual SIM", the tablet has a 7-inch IPS display (1280x800) with a 178-degree viewing angle. It is powered by a 1.2GHz Intel Atom Z2520 dual-core processor and has slots for two SIM cards. The...
  • Google says Android Wear smartwatches to be available later this year 18-03-2014 11:11 PM

    San Francisco: Google has released a new version of its Android software - Android Wear - tailored for Internet-connected watches and other devices that can be worn instead of held. The redesigned Android announced Tuesday is expected to power an array of so-called smartwatches expected to be released later this...
  • Asus Chromebox review: This inexpensive computer also doubles as a great streaming device 13-03-2014 01:06 PM

    New York: Devices that let you watch Netflix and other streaming video services on a big TV screen are popular, but there are limits to what you can watch. NBC, for instance, didn't make its Olympics apps compatible with Roku, Apple TV and Google's Chromecast. With HBO Go, Comcast subscribers...
  • Chromebox for meetings: Google unveils corporate videoconferencing product 07-02-2014 08:21 AM

    San Francisco: Google unveiled a videoconferencing system for businesses on Thursday, the Internet search company's latest effort generate revenue from corporate customers. Google said it was partnering with Asus, Hewlett-Packard and Dell to offer a specialised version of its Chromebox PC that comes with videoconferencing gear, including a video camera...
  • PC shipments continue global decline as mobile wins out: Report 12-01-2014 04:17 PM

    Beijing: Worldwide PC shipments fell 10 per cent last year to 314.6 million units as manufacturers could not stop consumers opting for smartphones and tablets instead, showed preliminary data from researcher IDC. Shipments reached 82.2 million personal computers in October-December, 5.6 percent less than in the same period a year...
  • Asus launches 3-in-1 Transformer Book Trio at Rs 98,099 11-12-2013 04:54 PM

    New Delhi: Asus announced the availability of the Transformer Book Trio, a new device with a two-part dockable design that can be used by one person as a laptop, or by two people as a separate tablet and desktop PC. With the ability to switch between Windows 8 and Android...
  • Asus launches Windows 8 tablet-cum-laptop, 7-inch Android tablet in India 30-10-2013 02:24 PM

    New Delhi: Taiwan-based computer products maker Asus launched an Android-based 7-inch phablet - a tablet with voice calling facility - at a price of Rs 17,499 targeted at young consumers in the country. The company also launched a Windows 8.1 OS based tablet-cum-laptop at a competitive price of Rs 34,099....
  • Nexus, Motorola devices only exceptions to rigged benchmarking 03-10-2013 01:48 PM

    New Delhi: We have already read reports accusing Samsung's trickery to score better in benchmarking results for its devices and now a new report has emerged claiming that not only Samsung but other major tech giants including HTC, LG and Asus, have been trying cheap tactics to outdo offerings from...
  • New Nexus 7 review: The Asus Google tablet is worth the price increase 26-07-2013 12:32 PM

    New York: When it comes to technology, we've been trained to expect more for less. Devices get more powerful each year, as prices stay the same or drop. With the new Nexus 7 tablet, Google hopes we're willing to pay more for more. The new tablet comes with a $30...
  • Asus launches Windows 8-based Transformer Book TX300 at Rs 91,999 04-07-2013 05:30 PM

    New Delhi: Asus announced the launch of the Transformer Book TX300 in India at Rs 91,999. The company claims it to be the world's thinnest Window 8 tablet and detachable notebook. The Asus Transformer Book is a 13.3-inch notebook with a detachable tablet which has a Full HD IPS touch...
  • Intel sees tablet-chip efforts paying off this year 04-06-2013 03:14 PM

    Taipei: Intel Corp is ramping up its efforts to have more of its chips used in mobile devices, a market it was initially slow to respond to, as officials said they expect more than 30 tablets using its processors hitting the market this year. Samsung Electronics Co announced it will...
  • Computex 2013: Taiwan makers showcase new gadgets at the computer show 04-06-2013 10:47 AM

    Taiwan: Taiwan's struggling PC makers are unveiling a new generation of ultra-thin laptops at the world's second-biggest computer show this week, even as they tap into the ever-expanding tablet market to help compensate for declining computer sales. It won't be an easy transition for them, but the makers hope the...
  • Asus announces FonePad Note with 6-inch display, 2GB RAM, 8MP camera 03-06-2013 01:41 PM

    New Delhi: Joining the phablet war, Asus has unveiled a new 6-inch device named "FonePad Note" at Computex 2013. It has a 6-inch, 1080p IPS+ display and runs Android 4. However, the company has not mentioned the version it runs. It comes with a built-in stylus. According to The Verge,...
  • Asus may launch a refreshed Nexus 7 at Computex this week 02-06-2013 03:43 PM

    New Delhi: Those waiting for a refresh of the Nexus line of tablets could be in for some great news in the coming week. Analysts expect Asus to launch a refreshed Nexus 7 tablet at the Computex trade fair which will be held from June 4 to 8, 2013 in...
  • Asus' Rs 86,999 Transformer all-in-one PC runs both Windows 8, Android 22-05-2013 03:43 PM

    New Delhi: Asus has announced the launch of what it claims to be the world's first dual OS (Windows 8 and Android 4.1) all-in-one PC with a detachable display that can also be used as a standalone tablet. The Asus Transformer all-in-one PC is priced at Rs 86,999. It includes...
  • Asus Fonepad review: Fresh design, powerful battery, poor speaker 24-04-2013 01:11 PM

    New Delhi: Unveiled at MWC 2013, Asus has finally launched the much-awaited Asus Fonepad in India at a price of Rs 15,999. We got to play with a unit for a week before the launch and weren't disappointed. The device comes in two colours and our review unit was Titanium...
  • Asus launches 7-inch Fonepad with Intel processor in India at Rs 15999 24-04-2013 12:51 PM

    New Delhi: Asus has launched its much-awaited 7-inch Fonepad in India at Rs 15,999. The 7-inch tablet incorporates 3G mobile data with full telephony support. It has a SIM card slot and a microSD card slot. Neatly tailored, much of its functionalities are hidden away out of the sight. Weighing...
  • Asus to launch 7-inch FonePad in India today 24-04-2013 08:51 AM

    New Delhi: Unveiled at the MWC 2013, Asus is all set to launch the 7-inch FonePad in India today. This 7-inch tablet incorporates 3G mobile data with full telephony support. The tablet has a 7-inch WXGA LED Backlight IPS panel (10 finger multi-touch) with a resolution of 1280x800 pixels. It...