Tag Archives: ASUS

Nexus 7 Dock Finally Lands On The Play Store, Only Took 8 Months

In a surprising and unannounced event, the infamous Nexus 7 dock is now available on the Play Store! After endless months of waiting, seeing it on other sites, and daydreaming, it’s finally available to buy straight from the source. It is going for $29.99 and says that it’ll ship in 1-2 weeks, though it might ship much faster. The dock itself is… Read more

ASUS Transformer Pad TF300 Receiving 4.2 Update In The US

Until today, Android 4.2 was confined to the Nexus line, unless you were rooted of course. Many devices have unofficial 4.2 AOSP ROMs, and the Galaxy S III even has a 4.2 leak for it. Today, the first non-Nexus device gets an official 4.2 update, and it’s the ASUS Transformer Pad TF300. ASUS is rolling the OTA out right now in the US, with other markets… Read more

ASUS unveils 7-inch FonePad and 5-inch PadFone Infinity [MWC 2013]

ASUS – this morning – lifted the veil on its two latest entries to the tablet and smartphone market. The 7-inch FonePad is essentially a tablet that can make phone calls, and the latest in its PadFone series: the Infinity. FonePad – 7-inch Tablet The FonePad features a 7-inch, 1,280 x 800 IPS display, a 1.2 GHz Intel Atom processor, 1GB RAM and runs… Read more

ASUS Releases Video Teasing “Metallic Miracle” For MWC

http://www.youtube.com/watch?feature=player_embedded&v=MnfOXx4k6-8 ASUS has released this short 30 second video, completely unrelated to any sort of mobile product, teasing us about what they have in store at Mobile World Congress. It’s called “Ultimate Craftsmanship. Today.” and features a giant metal thing landing on a church. And at the end, it says… Read more

ASUS Makes The 10 Inch MeMo Pad Smart Official

With the 7″ ASUS MeMo Pad announced and the 10″ model leaked many times, it was only a matter of time before it was officially announced by ASUS itself. At the Thailand Mobile Expo, ASUS announced the 10″ model of the MeMo Pad, called the MeMo Pad Smart. The tablet will come with a 10.1″ 1280×800 display, a 1.2GHz Tegra 3 processor, 1GB of RAM, 16GB… Read more

ASUS Releases Video For MeMO Pad 7, Shows Off Some Features

http://www.youtube.com/watch?feature=player_embedded&v=UtpNOSWuUfk#! The ASUS MeMO Pad 7 has been made absolutely official by ASUS with a new page on their site and an ad showing off some of the features they put into the budget tablet. The MeMO Pad will ship with Android 4.1 Jelly Bean and will feature a 7″ display they claim is HD but really isn’t…. Read more

ASUS MeMo Pad 10 Press Images Leaked

We know about the existence of both the MeMo Pad 7 (from an announcement) and the MeMo Pad 10 (from an unboxing video), but a new set of press images for the MeMo Pad 10 leaked today. The images don’t show us anything new, but they do offer a better look at the device before it is announced. The rumored specs for it are a 10.1″ 1280×800 IPS display, a… Read more

Updated: XGear Phantasm Glass Screen Protector For Nexus 7 Review

I’ve been excited to try out a glass screen protector for a long time. And considering that the Nexus 7 glass isn’t exactly of the highest quality, I felt that it would be the best candidate for such a product. The XGear Phantasm is only 0.4mm thick and has a surface hardness of 8H. It is also coated to protect from oils. When the XGear Phantasm… Read more