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ASUS Teaser

New ASUS teaser hints at the arrival of a Padfone laptop

ASUS is known for its innovative products like the Padfone and the Transformer Pad. But it seems like the Taiwanese manufacturer has something even more unique cooking in its research labs as we speak. The company is scheduled to host an event at the Computex event which kicks off on the 3rd of June, where

ASUS Padfone Keyboard

ASUS Padfone with a keyboard dock spotted at the FCC

ASUS’ Padfone series of devices are renowned for their unique concept and has been widely successful for the company over the past couple of years. And it seems like ASUS is prepping the launch of a new one as a similar device has cropped up at the FCC. What’s interesting about this device though is the

ASUS Padfone will officially launch in the U.S. during Q2 2014

The ASUS Padfone series is well known to us even though its reach is very limited and mostly within Asia. However, the CEO of ASUS has provided us with some good news regarding American availability of the Padfone series. According to him, Americans can expect to see the lineup of Padfone devices in local stores

Huawei Phopad

Huawei PhoPad could be new phablet at CES 2014

The Huawei PhoPad is the latest in a line of what appears to be a surprisingly large number of permutations that can be created from the words tablet, smartphone, and pad. Already, we have the generic phablet, which we use to refer to smartphones that are around five inches and above; the fonblet, which Samsung

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ASUS PadFone Mini & MeMOFone HD 5 shown in company roadmap

ASUS has said they are planning to hit the US smartphone market this year or next, as have other manufacturers currently working in Europe and Asia. The US smartphone market is lucrative to the company’s that hit success, but as we have seen with HTC, Sony and Motorola, it can hit hard on the revenue

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Samsung files patent for a device similar to the ASUS Padfone

It seems like Samsung is planning to tread on ASUS’ territory as a new patent filing reveals a Padfone like concept from the Korean manufacturer. Samsung has been granted the patent D685,774 quoted as “Terminal for Wireless Communication“. The design shown in the patent filing seems a little different from what most of us would

Asus Padfone Infinity, a challenge to tablet biggies?

After the flurry of releases from Samsung and Apple, it is refreshing to see some new brands coloring the markets to offer their variants of smart phones and tablets. A bit of spice to the otherwise monopolistic markets with the Korean and Cupertino based companies dominating the scene. Asus, the popular laptop manufacturer has forayed

Asus Unveils Padfone 2

Asus has officially lifted the curtain on the Padfone 2, the successor to its original smartphone-tablet hybrid. The Padfone 2 has dimensions of 5.43 (height) x 2.72 (width) x 0.35 (thickness) and tips the scale at 0.3 lbs. This makes it lighter than the latest iPad as well as the original Padfone. It has a

MWC: Asus Finally Releases Padfone

The Asus Padfone was originally announced last May. It’s a very unique design that’s taken nearly a year to release to market. At Mobile World Congress here in Barcelona Asus has finally shown off the finished product. The first thing to understand about the Padfone is that the main portion of the device is the