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Mobile World Congress 2014 Coverage

Mobile World Congress 2014 Coverage

23-27 February, 2014 | comments (70)

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Asus PadFone Infinity Lite goes official in Taiwan

Asus PadFone Infinity Lite goes official in Taiwan

19 February, 2014 | comments (4)

Asus quietly unveiled the PadFone Infinity Lite in Taiwan. The device is a slightly less powerful version of the Asus PadFone Infinity 2 which was announced last year. The PadFone Infinity Lite swaps the Qualcomm Snapdragon 800 SoC of its...

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ASUS PadFone E sits between the mini and Infinity

ASUS PadFone E sits between the mini and Infinity

27 January, 2014 | comments (5)

ASUS went ahead and announced the PadFone E, a middle man in its lineup of smartphone and tablet hybrids. The PadFone E sports modest specs a looks pretty similar to the PadFone mini. It sports a Snapdragon 400 chipset with a quad-core 1.4 GHz...

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Asus announces PadFone X hybrid for AT&T

Asus announces PadFone X hybrid for AT&T

06 January, 2014 | comments (5)

The Asus PadFone lineup has so far evaded the USA but today Asus announced a new US-only model to finally take care of that. The Asus PadFone X is a combo of a 5-inch FullHD smartphone and a 9-inch FullHD tablet. As is customary for the...

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Dual-SIM Asus Padfone Mini goes official, 7

Dual-SIM Asus Padfone Mini goes official, 7" tablet dock in tow

11 December, 2013 | comments (19)

If the Asus Padfone Infinity 2 was too rich or too big for you, you might have been keeping an eye on the Padfone Mini rumors. Well, they are rumors no more – Asus just unveiled the phone/tablet hybrid in Taiwan. The Asus Padfone Mini is a...


Press renders of ASUS Padfone Mini leak ahead of its unveiling

Press renders of ASUS Padfone Mini leak ahead of its unveiling

07 December, 2013 | comments (30)

ASUS will allegedly be officially announcing the Padfone Mini at a dedicated event in Taiwan on December 11. The press images of the upcoming device from the company have been leaked well ahead of its unveiling, though. The leaked shots come from...

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The Asus Padfone Infinity 2 hits Europe

The Asus Padfone Infinity 2 hits Europe

29 October, 2013 | comments (15)

ASUS is already selling the new Padfone Infinity 2 in Europe. More specifically, the phone and Padfone Station dock are now available for purchase is Norway. There, the combo is sold for 6295 NOK (€770). This marks the smartphone's debut on...

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Asus outs new PadFone Infinity, Snapdragon 800 inside

Asus outs new PadFone Infinity, Snapdragon 800 inside

17 September, 2013 | comments (22)

Asus has unveiled a new version of the PadFone Infinity flagship. The smartphone of the Infinity package retains its design and the 5.0" IPS 1080p display, but is now powered by Qualcomm's latest Snapdragon 800 chipset with four Krait 400 cores...

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Updated ASUS PadFone Infinity A86 leaks, expected in September

Updated ASUS PadFone Infinity A86 leaks, expected in September

30 August, 2013 | comments (15)

The current ASUS PadFone Infinity has just been out in the market for a few months but ASUS is already working on its successor. The new PadFone Infinity A86 (the current one is A80) won't be a radically new from the current one but have just a...


ASUS PadFone Mini, MeMO Pad HD 8 and MeMOFone HD 5 leak

ASUS PadFone Mini, MeMO Pad HD 8 and MeMOFone HD 5 leak

09 August, 2013 | comments (18)

Thanks to VR-Zone, we see two slides acquired from an ASUS presentation that took place earlier today in France. The presentation was of the ASUS roadmap, which aside from the already announced Nexus 7 and the Memo Pad HD 7 mentions the PadFone...

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Asus PadFone Infinity goes on sale in the US

Asus PadFone Infinity goes on sale in the US

26 April, 2013 | comments (25)

Asus announced the Padfone Infinity back in February at the MWC and it was supposed to hit the shelves in April for €999. It seems everything is going as planned so far and Asus is already shipping the first stock of Padfone Infinity. An...

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ASUS Padfone Infinity pre-order books are now open in Taiwan

ASUS Padfone Infinity pre-order books are now open in Taiwan

28 March, 2013 | comments (12)

Asus began taking pre-orders for its Padfone Infinity Android smartphone and tablet docking device combo in Taiwan. The devices will hit the shelves in April in two different color schemes - gray and pink. The ASUS Padfone Infinity is priced...

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ASUS offering replacement for bricked PadFone 2

ASUS offering replacement for bricked PadFone 2

25 March, 2013 | comments (24)

It seems a small group of ASUS PadFone 2 users are experiencing issues with their device, where the phone shuts down and refuses to switch on anymore. This issue is mostly being observed by those who purchased their PadFone 2 from Taiwan,...


Asus Padfone 2 software update improves stability, camera

Asus Padfone 2 software update improves stability, camera

22 March, 2013 | comments (12)

Asus issued a new software update for the Padfone 2, which brings a couple of new features and improves on the old ones. The update brings the software to version V10.4.12.24, Android version remains at 4.1. One of the changes is better...

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Here are the first camera samples from the ASUS Padfone Infinity

Here are the first camera samples from the ASUS Padfone Infinity

26 February, 2013 | comments (15)

Asus launched its next generation Padfone yesterday, which steps up the specs of the previous edition. The latest Asus Padfone Infinity is equipped with a 13-megapixel F/2.0 rear camera along with a 2-megapixel F/2.0 front facer. The Asus Padfone...

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Asus Padfone Infinity and Fonepad announced

Asus Padfone Infinity and Fonepad announced

25 February, 2013 | comments (39)

Remember the Asus Padfone 2? Forget it, it’s old news – the Asus Padfone Infinity was just announced and it steps up the specs. Asus also switched things around and announced the Fonepad – a 7” tablet with full phone functionality. Asus Padfone...


Asus MWC event is over, Padfone Infinity and Fonepad announced

Asus MWC event is over, Padfone Infinity and Fonepad announced

25 February, 2013 | comments (11)

It's a busy Monday, but we're continuing to follow the events at the MWC as they happen. We just left the Asus press conference, where we saw the announcement of the Asus Padfone Infinity and the Asus Fonepad. The event was available here...


Mobile World Congress 2013 coverage

Mobile World Congress 2013 coverage

24 February, 2013 | comments (40)

MWC 2013 overview #review-body th, #review-body td { font-size:12px; } Lumia 720 and 520 are Nokia's latest smartphones Nokia announces 105 and 301 feature phones at MWC Nokia announces a wireless car charger...

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ASUS Padfone Jelly Bean update seeding next week

ASUS Padfone Jelly Bean update seeding next week

03 February, 2013 | comments (20)

If you’re one of the original adopters of the ASUS Padfone phone-in-tablet, good news awaits as we’ve just heard that the Jelly Bean update for the device is coming next week. Some highlights of the new update include improved Instant...


ASUS sells nearly 1 million Padfone 2 units

ASUS sells nearly 1 million Padfone 2 units

01 February, 2013 | comments (31)

Asus Padfone 2 is one of the most innovative devices in the mobile market beyond any shadow of doubt. The second generation of the 3-in-1 smartphone, which can be converted into a tablet and later into a laptop with the help of dock has surely...

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