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ASUS ZenFone 3 will be launched in June

ASUS ZenFone 3 will be launched in June

ASUS will launch the ZenFone 3 in June, the company’s CEO has stated. More than 90-percent of the next-generation ZenFone handsets will feature Qualcomm processors, as well, with the remainder using MediaTek instead. Following the early summer launch, ASUS will start shipping the phones in six countries this upcoming August.

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ASUS ZenFone Go TV has a built-in digital TV tuner

ASUS ZenFone Go TV has a built-in digital TV tuner

ASUS has launched an interesting addition to its ZenFone lineup: the ZenFone Go TV smartphone with an integrated TV tuner. As expected, the tuner allows users to receive and watch local over-the-air TV channels wherever there is reception, providing an alternative to data-hungry video streaming services like Netflix. The smartphone supports the DTV channels available in 41 countries.

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Asus VivoBook E403SA notebook has up to 14 hours of battery life

Asus VivoBook E403SA notebook has up to 14 hours of battery life

A very thin and lightweight notebook and a notebook with good battery life don’t always go together. The problem is thin and light machines often can't pack a large enough battery to give an all day runtime with use. The Asus VivoBook E403SA is thin with a profile of 17.9mm and it weighs in at 1.5 kg.

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Gartner, IDC: PC shipments off to a bad start in 2016

Gartner, IDC: PC shipments off to a bad start in 2016

The PC market just can't seem to catch a break. After 2015 was practically declared the worst year for PC sales, it seems that 2016 might be even worse. At least if figures for the first quarter are omens of things to come. While differing slightly on specific numbers, both Gartner and IDC agree on one depressing thing: PC shipments have substantially declined last quarter compared to 2015's opening quarter. While both do see some hope near the end of the year, that salvation might come a bit too late for the ailing market.

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Red Dot Design spills some beans on the ASUS ZenFone 3

Red Dot Design spills some beans on the ASUS ZenFone 3

Red Dot is perhaps best known for the design recognition it awards to designers, products, and companies annually. This year, however, it will perhaps also be known for having revealed, accidentally or otherwise, images and details of devices yet to be publicly revealed. Joining the ranks of those leaked products is ASUS' 2016 flagship, unsurprisingly called the ZenFone 3. While technical details are also unsurprisingly slim, the data does reveal not just the overall design of the smartphone but even some of its key features.

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ASUS ZenFone 2 update bug eats up gigabytes of storage

ASUS ZenFone 2 update bug eats up gigabytes of storage

The ZenFone 2 is probably one of the most notable smartphones to come from ASUS, depending on which model you get. One of the first smartphones to bear 4 GB of RAM and paired with an Intel processor, the smartphone proved to be quite the beast and at a fraction of the price of its peers. However, an update pushed via OTA may have just made it turned it into the most unusable smartphone, with an errant log file growing uncontrollably to the point of eating up almost all available storage space on the ZenFone 2.

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ASUS ZenPad M gives IT admins a tool to lock down tablets

ASUS ZenPad M gives IT admins a tool to lock down tablets

It's not uncommon these days for businesses to have their workers user mobile devices, mostly Android tablets or iPads, but these aren't always customized, let alone protected, for work. That is why we have things like Android for Work, Samsung KNOX, and BlackBerry's Android enterprise apps to ensure security. Controlling those devices, however, is another story. ASUS is giving its own spin on Android for the enterprise, debuting the new ZenPad M tablets for professionals. The real highlight, however, aren't the tablets but the ADAM software.

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First Oculus Ready PCs revealed: bundle packs aplenty

First Oculus Ready PCs revealed: bundle packs aplenty

The first wave of Oculus Rift headsets are slated to start shipping next month. And if you've got one on pre-order, then it's probably about time you start thinking about your PC. If you've got an older machine, it likely won't be able to keep up with the demands of VR. And that's why Oculus has partnered with a few different companies to ship “Oculus Ready PCs.”

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Android Wear speakers activate today

Android Wear speakers activate today

Starting this afternoon, Android Wear smartwatches will be able to use their built-in speakers. Just so long as they have them installed. Users who have a Huawei Watch or the ASUS ZenWatch 2 (49mm) will be getting an Android Wear update that may surprise them. Believe it or not, these two watches (and some future watches) have a speaker inside that hasn't yet been activated. After this update from Google, it's go time.

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Asus ZenFone 2 Deluxe Special Edition updated with faster Intel chip

Asus ZenFone 2 Deluxe Special Edition updated with faster Intel chip

It's only been a couple months since we first talked about the Asus ZenFone 2 Deluxe Special Edition smartphone. Despite only having been around for a couple months, Asus has already upgraded the device to give it a slightly faster processor.

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Asus ZenFone 3 Z010DD surfaces in GFX Bench results

Asus ZenFone 3 Z010DD surfaces in GFX Bench results

Asus ZenFone fans have something to get excited about with some details of an unreleased new version of the ZenFone making the rounds today. A new ZenFone 3 configuration has turned up after testing via GFX Bench called the Z010DD. The benchmarks gave up some details on the hardware the phone has inside.

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ASUS ZenBeam projector, portable monitor lets you present anywhere

ASUS ZenBeam projector, portable monitor lets you present anywhere

Your office might be mobile and portable, but giving presentations on the spot, whether to a small group or a big audience, isn't. While there are a few portable projection solutions already in existence, ASUS' new ZenBeam projectors really take the cake when it comes to portability. After all, it's just as big as your smartphone. And when you need a better display close up, ASUS' new Portable USB Monitor can give your smartphone a bigger screen in a pinch.

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