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The Top 10 trending phones of week 17

The Top 10 trending phones of week 17

26 April, 2015 | comments (17)

Just when you thought the Samsung Galaxy S6/S6 edge/Grand Prime triumvirate was going to rule for months on end, the Asus Zenfone 2 ZE551ML stepped in and claimed a seat in the Top 3. And it's also worth noting that the Galaxy S6 lost a massive 30K...


The Asus Nexus 7 (2013) tablet has been discontinued

The Asus Nexus 7 (2013) tablet has been discontinued

24 April, 2015 | comments (22)

If you're after a Nexus tablet, from this point on you'll need to be OK with the Nexus 9, because that's the only one that's still up for grabs from Google's official hardware store. The 2013 model of the Nexus 7 made by Asus is no longer...

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Asus launches ZenFone 2 starting $206 in India

Asus launches ZenFone 2 starting $206 in India

23 April, 2015 | comments (48)

After several teasers, Asus has formally introduced the ZenFone 2 in India with four variants. The new ZenFone 2 variants will be available for pre-order from Flipkart. Asus has skipped the ZenFone 2 ZE500CL model for now and went ahead with...


Asus reportedly expecting to ship 30 million ZenFone units this year

Asus reportedly expecting to ship 30 million ZenFone units this year

23 April, 2015 | comments (16)

Asus has revised its smartphone shipment forecast for the ongoing year, with the company now expecting to ship 30 million units of its ZenFone-series smartphones, up from 25 million it was aiming earlier, according to a Digitimes...

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Flipkart lists Asus Zenfone 2 in India ahead of launch

Flipkart lists Asus Zenfone 2 in India ahead of launch

19 April, 2015 | comments (40)

The Indian online retailer Flipkart created a product listing for the hotly anticipated Asus Zenfone 2 smartphone. A countdown timer on the page reveals that the Android handset will hit the shelves in less than four days, on April 23....

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The Top 10 trending phones of week 16

The Top 10 trending phones of week 16

19 April, 2015 | comments (15)

There's no dethroning the Samsung Galaxy S6 from our weekly trending chart, and if anything it's even gaining popularity. It's special Galaxy S6 edge sibling is now the runner-up after briefly falling off the top 3 last week. The Galaxy Grand Prime...


The Top 10 trending phones of Week 15

The Top 10 trending phones of Week 15

12 April, 2015 | comments (15)

In another issue of our now traditional weekly Top 10 trending chart we see long-standing champion Samsung Galaxy S6 at the top once again. In the absence of any genuine flagship competition, we don't see that changing at least until the launch of...


Asus Zenfone 2 arrives in Malaysia on May 9, after all

Asus Zenfone 2 arrives in Malaysia on May 9, after all

09 April, 2015 | comments (25)

The Asus Zenfone 2 range is conquering new grounds wekkly and we previously reported that a Malaysian launch is scheduled for April 21. Well, apparently we were a little off, but fret not, as the smartphones are coming. The final date is May 9...

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AT&T will start selling the Asus Memo Pad 7 LTE on April 10

AT&T will start selling the Asus Memo Pad 7 LTE on April 10

06 April, 2015 | comments (1)

AT&T has announced plans to sell a new LTE-capable version of the Asus Memo Pad 7. This will become available in AT&T stores as well as through the carrier's website this Friday, on April 10. The tablet will retail for $74.99 if you sign a new...

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Asus to launch ZenFone 2 in Malaysia on April 21

Asus to launch ZenFone 2 in Malaysia on April 21

06 April, 2015 | comments (44)

Asus is gearing up for the launch of the new ZenFone 2 smartphone in Asian markets. As promised earlier, the Taiwanese company has started sending out the invites to the Malaysian media for the launch of ZenFone 2. The new smartphone will be...

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Asus PadFone S Plus to launch in Malaysia for $302

Asus PadFone S Plus to launch in Malaysia for $302

06 April, 2015 | comments (8)

Asus PadFone is a unique concept of docking the smartphone at the rear of a docking station and turn it into a functional tablet. Asus is almost ready to introduce the the PadFone S Plus in Malaysia on April 8 for $302. Asus introduced the...

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The Top 10 trending phones of week 14

The Top 10 trending phones of week 14

05 April, 2015 | comments (12)

Another week and another trending devices list. Looking at the top 10 most-interesting devices in our database, there are some quite expected results, but major curveballs are also present. The Top 10 trending phones chart is a recap list of the...


Asus targets 30M smartphone sales in 2015

Asus targets 30M smartphone sales in 2015

02 April, 2015 | comments (26)

The Asus Zenfone 2 range was officially launched in China less than a fortnight ago, Europe followed closely, and the Indian market is scheduled for an April 13 release. With such global expansion and given the high popularity of the range it comes...

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ASUS India releases a teaser for the upcoming Zenfone 2

ASUS India releases a teaser for the upcoming Zenfone 2

01 April, 2015 | comments (118)

ASUS as prepping up for the launch of the Zenfone 2 smartphone in India. Unlike reported earlier, the Zenfone 2 will launch in the country in the last week of April. As part of the plan, ASUS India’s official Facebook page shared a teaser image....

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Asus launches Zenfone 2 in Europe, available tomorrow

Asus launches Zenfone 2 in Europe, available tomorrow

30 March, 2015 | comments (51)

Today Asus has finally made the Zenfone 2 official for Europe. After already having sold 10 million Zenfones, mostly in Asia (but also Brazil), and reaching sales levels of 1.5 million units per month, Asus thinks Europeans will be interested in the...

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Asus Zenfone 3 to come with a fingerprint sensor

Asus Zenfone 3 to come with a fingerprint sensor

30 March, 2015 | comments (18)

Fingerprint sensors are all the rage these days, and after Apple brought the feature back to prominence with the iPhone 5S, major manufacturers have been quick to jump on that bandwagon. Next in line is Asus, apparently, as evidenced by the words of...

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The Top 10 trending phones of week 13

The Top 10 trending phones of week 13

29 March, 2015 | comments (10)

The Samsung Galaxy S6 is on top of our weekly trending phones chart yet again, and leads by a country mile. A good 100k hits per day behind, the affordable and hugely popular Galaxy Grand Prime takes the second, inches ahead of another offering by...


Asus Zenfone 2 arrives in India on April 13

Asus Zenfone 2 arrives in India on April 13

27 March, 2015 | comments (166)

Asus caused quite the stir back in January, when it announced the Zenfone 2, which would pack a high-end Intel Atom chipset alongside 4GB of RAM, and cost $200 in the meantime. As it later turned out, that wasn't quite the case and the price was for...

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Motorola Nexus 6 arrives officially in six new markets

Motorola Nexus 6 arrives officially in six new markets

26 March, 2015 | comments (15)

Google expanded the availability of Motorola Nexus 6 to six new markets. The Android 5.1 Lollipop phablet is now available to purchase from the new Google Store in Austria, Denmark, Finland, Ireland, Norway, and Portugal. This means that...


Asus Zenfone 2 arrives in China, only the 5.5-inch models

Asus Zenfone 2 arrives in China, only the 5.5-inch models

24 March, 2015 | comments (58)

The Asus Zenfone 2 launched in Taiwan earlier this month and it's now launching in China too. The base 5" model is not available, but all three 5.5" variations are. This includes the top of the line model with a 2.3GHz quad-core processor from...