Tag Archive: Asus

ASUS confirms the ROG Phone 2 will include a 120Hz display

The ASUS ROG Phone 2 should launch soon considering the first one was released in July 2018.

What you need to know ASUS ROG Phone 2 will include a 120Hz display. Displays with high refresh rates are most beneficial for gaming. If it uses an AMOLED panel, it will be the first phone with a 120Hz AMOLED display.

When it comes to gaming, the faster the refresh rate of the display the better. That’s why ASUS has  [Read More…]

How to make the ASUS Chromebook C434 keyboard more readable

The ASUS Chromebook C434’s keyboard is the same silvery chrome color as it shiny aluminum body, and while that gives the laptop a more refined feel, that can also lead to the keys being harder to read in certain lighting conditions. Never fear; there are a few things you can do to help improve your typing without squinting at the keys all the time.

Turn off the backlighting in lit rooms

The C434’s backlighting comes on  [Read More…]

ASUS is rebranding the ZenFone 6 to ASUS 6Z in India following court ban

ASUS is banned from using ZenFone branding in India, so it’s renaming the ZenFone 6 to ASUS 6Z.

What you need to know ASUS is renaming the ZenFone 6 to ASUS 6Z in India. The manufacturer was found to infringe on an already existing trademark for Zen branding. The ASUS 6Z is slated to make its debut in India on June 19.

ASUS is facing an unexpected issue ahead of the launch of the ZenFone 6. A  [Read More…]

Does the ASUS Chromebook C434 have expandable storage?

Best answer: The ASUS Chromebook Flip C434 has a microSD slot, allowing you to expand the internal storage with a microSD card quite easily and affordably. This is especially helpful now that microSD storage is accessible by Android apps installed on your Chromebook.

Easy to expand: ASUS Chromebook Flip C434 (From $ 570 at Amazon) Room for more movies: SanDisk Ultra microSD card (From $ 7 at Amazon) Easily expandable

Chromebooks for the most part don’t come  [Read More…]

How much RAM do you really need on the ASUS Chromebook C434?

Best answer: Right now, we only have models with the Intel Core m3 processor, which performs just fine with 4GB, though 8GB is a better option for power-users that intend to dual-boot or use Linux apps heavily. When models with i5 or i7 processors debut, you’ll definitely want 8GB of RAM for them.

4GB is enough: ASUS Chromebook Flip C434 (From $ 570 at Amazon)

RAM isn’t the only spec that matters here

The MOAR RAM  [Read More…]

ASUS’ limited edition ZenFone 6 Edition 30 has 12GB RAM, 512GB storage

ASUS is launching a special variant of the ZenFone 6 to commemorate its 30th anniversary.

What you need to know ASUS unveils ZenFone 6 Edition 30 with a new design at the back. Only 3,000 units will be sold globally. It has 12GB of RAM, 512GB of storage, and comes with a 30-month warranty.

ASUS is celebrating its 30th anniversary this year, and to commemorate the occasion the Taiwanese manufacturer rolled out a series of limited edition  [Read More…]

Here’s what the ASUS Chromebook C434 looks like in every hinge position

The hinge on the ASUS Chromebook Flip C434 may look like your standard 2-in-1 hinge at first glance, but the way it bends back has raised a few eyebrows among new and prospective users. See, on most 2-in-1s, the laptop will sit flat until you fold the hinge flat or back towards Tent mode, but on the C434, something different happens. To demonstrate fully, here’s how the C434 looks at in ever hinge position.

0-90 degrees

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ASUS ZenFone 6 is all set to make its debut in India

The ZenFone 6 gets listed on Flipkart ahead of its launch in India.

ASUS unveiled the ZenFone 6 earlier this month, with the phone featuring a 48MP rotating camera and massive 5000mAh battery. India is a key market for ASUS, with the ZenFone 5z doing remarkably well in the country last year. So it’s no wonder that the Taiwanese manufacturer is getting ready to launch the phone in the country, with Flipkart rolling out a microsite for  [Read More…]

ASUS ZenFone 6 preview: Big battery, flip camera, stock Android!

ASUS’s new flagship has the specs phone nerds want, and the cameras selfie fans need.

In recent years, the ASUS ZenFone line has been characterized by overbearing software, a bewildering number of often superfluous features, and copycat design language. After first seeing last year’s ZenFone 5 series, my initial impressions were of a phone whose only goal was to be a cheaper iPhone lookalike, while also bludgeoning me with nonsensical faux-AI features. It did little to convince  [Read More…]

ASUS launches ZenFone 6 with top-tier hardware and flip-up camera

In an age of lookalike phones and steep competition, hardware makers need to be creative. And, while last year was all about squeezing in extra display around a cutout display, the trend in mid-2019 is to work around that concept.

ASUS today joined the ranks of phone makers offering up an interesting design choice for its latest device, the ZenFone 6. Moreover, the new handset also packs incredibly compelling hardware with a competitive price.

The flagship-worthy phone follows on the  [Read More…]