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Asus Zenfone 2 aces Antutu, scores above the 50K mark

Asus Zenfone 2 aces Antutu, scores above the 50K mark

27 February, 2015 | comments (70)

The Asus Zenfone 2 showed up in the Antutu database, posting impressive results. The 50401 figure in the screenshot is sufficient for the Zenfone 2 to inch ahead of the likes of Snapdragon 805 powered Samsung Galaxy Note 4, and Meizu MX4 with a...

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Asus Zenfone 2 launching in India in Q2, Zenfone Zoom in Q3

Asus Zenfone 2 launching in India in Q2, Zenfone Zoom in Q3

23 February, 2015 | comments (70)

Asus has confirmed that the Zenfone 2 will go on sale in India in Q2, 2015. The confirmation was made by a company executive at the EeeBook X205 launch event, where they also said that most of the products that the company announced during CES last...

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Top 10 trending phones of the week

Top 10 trending phones of the week

22 February, 2015 | comments (36)

The Samsung domination in our weekly chart is breaking records and this week the Korean company's phones have managed to throw out arch-rival iPhone 6 completely. Apparently no force is strong enough to bring the Lumia 535 down and the Microsoft...


Asus Zenfone 2 goes on pre-order, pricier than expected

Asus Zenfone 2 goes on pre-order, pricier than expected

19 February, 2015 | comments (112)

The Asus Zenfone 2 was announced at CES in early January and while it's still not available, you can pre-order it on AliExpress. Both versions with 2GB and 4GB RAM are available though the pricing is different than what was originally...


Asus unveils Fonepad 7 FE375CL with 4G LTE support

Asus unveils Fonepad 7 FE375CL with 4G LTE support

18 February, 2015 | comments (8)

Asus is expanding its Fonepad line of Android devices with a new tablet dubbed Fonepad 7 FE375CL. It comes with LTE support and runs Android 5.0 Lollipop out-of-the-box. The device is powered by Intel Atom Z3530 chipset with 1.3 GHz quad-core...

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Asus Zenfone ZE500CL with 5

Asus Zenfone ZE500CL with 5" 720p screen leaks

18 February, 2015 | comments (11)

The Zenfone 2 is not a phone, but more like a collection of similar phones. Two 5.5" models are already official, but a leak points to an incoming 5" device. And that's not the rumored the MediaTek-powered Zenfone 2. The Asus Zenfone 2 ZE500CL is...

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Top 10 trending phones of the week

Top 10 trending phones of the week

15 February, 2015 | comments (30)

Mobile World Congress is approaching and it's becoming increasingly more obvious which smartphone is on top of the hotly anticipated list. There's no stopping the Samsung Galaxy S6 on its quest up the charts, and it's only the Galaxy A5 that's...


Asus to release Qualcomm and Mediatek-powered Zenfone 2

Asus to release Qualcomm and Mediatek-powered Zenfone 2

13 February, 2015 | comments (144)

The Asus Zenfone 2 was one of the major announcements at CES in the beginning of January, offering powerful hardware in a budget-conscious package. Aiming to diversify its component suppliers list, the Taiwanese company is set to release more...

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Asus Zenfone C launched in India, priced at $96

Asus Zenfone C launched in India, priced at $96

11 February, 2015 | comments (17)

Asus has launched an entry-level smartphone in India. Dubbed the Zenfone C-ZC451CG, the device is priced at INR 5,999 ($96), and is now available online via e-commerce website Flipkart. The smartphone is powered by Intel's Atom CloverTrail...

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Worldwide tablet shipments fall for the first time since 2010

Worldwide tablet shipments fall for the first time since 2010

03 February, 2015 | comments (29)

Total worldwide shipments of tablets as well as 2-in-1 devices stood at 76.1 million in Q4, 2014, down 3.2% compared to the 78.6 million figure registered in the year ago quarter, according to a latest report from market research firm...


Check out this week's smartphone announcements

Check out this week's smartphone announcements

01 February, 2015 | comments (3)

The week opened with the announcement of the low-end Asus ZenFone C. It's a minor update to last year's ZenFone 4, retaining the Intel chipset with a 1.2GHz dual-core CPU and 1GB of RAM. Screen size has seen a slight bump to 4.5 inches, requiring an...


Asus Zenfone 2 to hit Malaysia as early Q2 2015

Asus Zenfone 2 to hit Malaysia as early Q2 2015

28 January, 2015 | comments (65)

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 (12)

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 (88)

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 (35)

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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