Intel debuted a dual-screen computer concept earlier this month, and now ASUS has followed suit with "Project Precog". Simply put, it's a full-fledged convertible device, which means it can be used in tent formation, folded around as a tablet, or just in laptop mode, where the bottom screen is your keyboard. Users can also lay it completely flat to game on both displays, while serving as a semi-desktop replacement. Continue reading for another hands-on video. Click here for a few bonus images.
ASUS unveiled a line of new ZenBook Pro laptops at Computex in Taipei, and they all have a 5.5" ScreenPad instead of a normal touchpad. The ZenBook Pro 15 (UX580) will hit stores in July, priced from $2,299, and best of all, the display doubles as a touchpad with support for Microsoft's precision drivers for Windows 10 gestures. That's right, there's a toolbar up top loaded with an app launcher, including built-in support for YouTube, Spotify, Word, Excel, and PowerPoint. Or, you can use it to mirror a smartphone on your PC with the ASUS Sync app. Continue reading for a hands-on video and more informaton. Click here for a few bonus images.
Designed for mobile gamers, the ASUS ROG Phone is currently the highest-spec Android handset that consumers will be able to purchase. Starting off, it comes equipped with a 6" AMOLED (18:9) display, running at 90Hz - refreshes 90 times a second, a speed-binned 2.9GHz Qualcomm Snapdragon 845 processor, Qualcomm Adreno 630 GPU, 8GB of RAM, and up to 512GB of storage. Continue reading for another hands-on video and more information. Click here for a few bonus hands-on images.
The ASUS ZenFone 3 is a great backup phone or replacement, and it's being offered for just $147.99 shipped, today only, originally $299.99. This unlocked smartphone features a 5.2" Super IPS+ display Snapdragon 625, Octa-core 2.0 GHz Cortex-A53 CPU, 32GB of internal storage, 3GB of RAM, a 16MP f/2.0 rear camera sensor with laser/phase detection autofocus, OIS (4-axis), dual-LED (dual tone) flash, and an 8MP front-facing camera. Product page. Continue reading for another hands-on video review and more information.
Sure, there's the NVIDIA Big Format Gaming Display, but for those who don't want to shell out over $4K, there's the option of picking up the ASUS Bezel-Free Kit. These strips basically transform three individual monitors into one seamless curved gaming display. To be more specific, this accessory enables gamers with multiple-monitor setups to visually eliminate the gaps where their displays connect, creating the appearance of one extra-large, wraparound monitor for a totally immersive gaming experience. The kit consists of vertical lenses and easy-to-attach mounts that connect the edge of each monitor at a 130° angle -- the angle determined through extensive testing to provide the best viewing experience. An optical device that requires no software or power to operate, Bezel-free Kit uses light refraction to make the monitor edges disappear to the viewer. It provides an innovative, simple and effective method of increasing field of view and dramatically enhancing gameplay. Click here for the first image in today's viral picture gallery. Continue reading for the five most popular viral videos today, including one of a Bruce Lee fight scene recreated with lightsabers.
The ASUS VivoBook F510UA Laptop could be the ultimate travel computer, and you can pre-order one for $499 shipped, originally $599. Thanks to the ultra-narrow 0.3" ASUS NanoEdge bezel that gives an incredible 80% screen-to-body ratio, the ASUS VivoBook F510UA fits a full-size 15.6" FHD WideView display into a 14-inch laptop frame. Powered by an Intel Core i5-8250U processor, with 8GB DDR4 RAM and Intel UHD 620 graphics, the F510UA delivers ultra-smooth visuals with no hiccups. Product page. Continue reading for a video presentation about the series and more information.
There's the ZenFone 3, and then this ASUS Z3 Venom smartphone designed specifically for high-powered mobile gaming. Featuring a 6" 2K Super AMOLED display, Snapdragon 845 processor, 8GB of RAM, 256GB of internal storage, Adreno 630 GPU, dual 12MP rear cameras, 8MP front-facing camera, and a removable lithium-ion 5000mAh battery for simple replacement. Continue reading for more pictures and information.
The ASUS Zenbook UX330UA 13.3" Ultrabook is perfect for everyday use, and powerful enough for more than just basic tasks, all for $679 shipped, today only, originally $759.99. With the latest Intel Core i5-7200U Processor, 8GB of 1600MHz LPDDR3 memory and 256GB Solid State Drive, ZenBook UX330 starts up in seconds and keeps moving at a rapid pace as you open anything from web browsers to large programs. The touchpad also incorporates an advanced fingerprint sensor for fast, easy and secure login. Product page. Continue reading for a full video review and more information.
The ASUS C201 11.6" Chromebook is perfect for basic tasks, and it's being offered for only $159 shipped, this weekend only, originally $198.67. With Rockchip 3288-C Quad-Core 1.8GHz processor with up to 4GB RAM (varies by models), the ASUS Chromebook C201 lets you multitask to instantly switch between your apps and several browser tabs all while staying energy efficient. Product page. Continue reading for a full video review and more information.
We have seen the future of DIY gaming PCs, and it's the ASUS Rog Avalon. This modular computer boasts separate boards for the SSD, graphics, and even power supply, enabling users to easily swap components in plug-and-play fashion. Each component can be accessed through the front of the case, complete with the Z710 chipset-based motherboard and its modular rear I/O for maximum customization. "The current chassis puts the graphics card in a separate compartment with access to ample airflow through vents in the side panel. The GPU is easily the hottest component in modern gaming machines, so we paid particular attention to keeping it cool. We also made it easy to access the card without disturbing the rest of the system, a nod to the fact that gamers update their graphics cards more frequently than other hardware," according to ASUS. Click here to view more images of the Rog Avalon. Continue reading for another video and more information.