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Asus Zenfone 2 to hit Malaysia as early Q2 2015

Asus Zenfone 2 to hit Malaysia as early Q2 2015

28 January, 2015 | comments (53)

The good news from Malaysia just keeps on coming. Yesterday we reported that Asus is releasing a new entry-level addition to its lineup - the Zenfone C. Now new information from the Taiwanese company states that the Asus Zenfone 2 could be available...

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Asus ZenFone C phone announced in Malaysia

Asus ZenFone C phone announced in Malaysia

27 January, 2015 | comments (9)

Today Asus announced the latest addition to the ZenFone lineup - the ZenFone C. It is an entry-level device that the Taiwanese manufacturer has created as a replacement for the ZenFone 4. The full specs sheet for the device already surfaced online...

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Top 10 trending phones of the week

Top 10 trending phones of the week

18 January, 2015 | comments (28)

It the uneventful weekend days, when no official announcements take place, your desire for technology needs to be satisfied otherwise. Always devoted to keeping you entertained and well informed, we here at GSMArena.com are launching a new...


Consumer Electronics Show 2015 wrap-up

Consumer Electronics Show 2015 wrap-up

09 January, 2015 | comments (7)

Much to the disappointment of tech geeks, CES 2015 couldn't go on forever. Some rumored announcements didn't take place, yet we got to see intriguing unexpected releases. In the following paragraphs you can check out what grabbed our...


Asus announces the Zenfone 2 and Zenfone Zoom at CES 2015

Asus announces the Zenfone 2 and Zenfone Zoom at CES 2015

05 January, 2015 | comments (81)

Asus must be on to something. They've been shipping 1.5 million Zenfones a month in Q4 last year, the company's CEO Jonney Shih shared on stage today at CES 2015. But that's not all he shared. He has also unveiled the latest smartphone in the...


Follow ASUS's CES press conference live here

Follow ASUS's CES press conference live here

05 January, 2015 | comments (7)

With CES 2015 already at full speed we are gearing up to cover all news tech giants put out and the Asus press conference is definitely among the more anticipated ones. As it turns out the Taiwanese company has a few exciting surprises in the works...

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Asus unveils Pegasus X002, its $128 Redmi 1S competitor

Asus unveils Pegasus X002, its $128 Redmi 1S competitor

23 December, 2014 | comments (31)

Xiaomi really started something with its extremely affordable Redmi line. Now it looks like every smartphone maker under the sun is trying to deliver a competitor for those devices. The latest company to do so is Asus, which has announced the...

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Asus teases a new Zenfone with dual camera, launches at CES

Asus teases a new Zenfone with dual camera, launches at CES

21 December, 2014 | comments (29)

With the CES expo closing in, various companies have begun releasing teasers about their devices scheduled to be unveiled in Las Vegas in two weeks. Sony has already issued a cryptic teaser and now Asus has published a rather interesting...

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Asus X002 with 64-bit CPU and LTE uncovered

Asus X002 with 64-bit CPU and LTE uncovered

03 December, 2014 | comments (11)

Asus has had success with its Zenfone series and a new edition may have passed through TENAA and GFXBench. Known only as the Asus X002, the phone has a 5" 720p screen and a quad-core 64-bit processor. The phone runs Android 4.4.4 KitKat and is...

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Asus brings its Intel-based PadFone Mini to India

Asus brings its Intel-based PadFone Mini to India

24 November, 2014 | comments (9)

Asus has announced the PadFone Mini for India today. This is the same Intel-powered PadFone Mini which initially got official back in January, and has been on sale elsewhere for months. As all PadFones, we're looking at a smartphone that can be...

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Asus unveils new ZenFone 5 Lite in the Philippines

Asus unveils new ZenFone 5 Lite in the Philippines

17 November, 2014 | comments (33)

Asus has announced a new smartphone today in the Philippines. It's called ZenFone 5 Lite, and its model number is A502CG. As you may have guessed from its name, it's basically a lower-end variation of the original ZenFone 5 that got unveiled in...

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Asus may not reach its 2015 sales target because of Xiaomi

Asus may not reach its 2015 sales target because of Xiaomi

13 November, 2014 | comments (26)

Asus is expected to ship around 8 million smartphones this year, according to "Taiwan-based supply chain makers". The company's ZenFone line has proven quite successful in its home country, but also in Southeast Asia. It's now set on doing well in...

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Android 5.0 Lollipop is now seeding to the Nexus family

Android 5.0 Lollipop is now seeding to the Nexus family

12 November, 2014 | comments (965)

Android 5.0 Lollipop is now seeding to members of the Nexus product family. The latest firmware is available over-the-air or through factory image available for download. The Pure Google devices that are getting the Android 5.0 treatment...


Asus Android 5.0 update roadmap leaks, all Zenfones on board

Asus Android 5.0 update roadmap leaks, all Zenfones on board

27 October, 2014 | comments (32)

Asus has been known for updating its devices with newer Android versions even though it often takes quite a while before the updates are launched. It seems Asus will be keeping the same pace with its newer gadgets and the new Android OS - 5.0...


ASUS announces cheap MeMO Pad 10 (ME103K)

ASUS announces cheap MeMO Pad 10 (ME103K)

27 October, 2014 | comments (15)

ASUS has made its latest 10-inch slate official - it's called MeMO Pad 10 (Me103K) and packs modest specs but also an attractive $199/199 price tag. Hardware-wise there's a 10.1" 1280x800px IPS display (149ppi), a Snapdragon S4 Pro chipset with...

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ASUS Japan teases new Zenfones and Zenwatch

ASUS Japan teases new Zenfones and Zenwatch

22 October, 2014 | comments (22)

ASUS is teasing a launch of a smartphone and a smartwatch on its Japanese website. We'll know for sure what the company has in store for Japan on October 28, but until then we can only assume what ASUS is preparing. The company unveiled the...

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Asus PadFone X mini goes official for AT&T in the US

Asus PadFone X mini goes official for AT&T in the US

15 October, 2014 | comments (6)

AT&T and Asus announced the entry-level PadFone X mini smartphone with tablet docking station. The LTE device will be available later this month, on October 24 for $199.99 with no contract on AT&Ts GoPhone prepaid plans. Asus PadFone X...

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Asus PadFone S launches in Malaysia for just $275

Asus PadFone S launches in Malaysia for just $275

08 October, 2014 | comments (28)

Asus has announced its plans to launch the PadFone S and the accompanying it PadStation dock in Malaysia. In the coming weeks, both will launch with a respective price tag of $275 and $152. For the money, the PadFone S brings a Qualcomm...

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A 5.5 Asus Zenfone is reportedly in the works

A 5.5 Asus Zenfone is reportedly in the works

03 October, 2014 | comments (22)

According to a report in DigiTimes, Asus is working on a 5.5 Zenfone device. The upcoming smartphone is expected to debut during CES 2015. The yet to be revealed 5.5 Asus handset is all but certain to debut alongside the successors of...

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Asus updates the Zenfone 5 and Zenfone 6 with Android 4.4 KitKat

Asus updates the Zenfone 5 and Zenfone 6 with Android 4.4 KitKat

01 October, 2014 | comments (698)

Hours after Asus released Android 4.4 KitKat for the ZenFone 4, its bigger brothers, the ZenFone 5 and ZenFone 6 are also getting treated to an updated firmware. The update is currently live in China and Taiwan, but will also hit more...

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