Tag Archives: ASUS

ASUS To Unveil $99 Nexus 7 Tablet Next Month At CES?

Few things stir up the rumor market like EXIF data from Picasa and this time we’re circling back to the mythical $99 Nexus 7 tablet. According to the picture below, an unreleased ASUS tablet model, codenamed ME172V was used to take pictures on an ASUS related account earlier this week. The model number matches a device that went through GL… Read more

ASUS Updated Padfone 2 With Jelly Bean 4.1

ASUS has had a great track record with updating their devices (though a not-so-positive track record with updates working properly). Thus it’s no surprise that the ASUS Padfone 2 has been updated to Jelly Bean today. The 4.1 update should be rolling out as an OTA, so go into Settings and check for updates. It’ll be a hefty download, so get on a WiFi… Read more

Could The Rumored $99 Nexus Tablet Be On Its Way?

Rumors have been floating around for months now surrounding the $99 Nexus tablet, and despite ASUS denying those rumors, there always seems to be evidence that prove its very existence. New benchmarks have just been released that points towards a new, budget tablet made by ASUS themselves. The new benchmarks say that the tablet will run Android 4.1 Jelly… Read more

Nexus 7 Docking Station Shows Up On ASUS’s Japanese Website, Slated For Release In Early December

Remember how the Nexus 7 has those pogo pins on the side that don’t really have a use right now? Good news, it’s looking like they’re going to get a use after all. It’s been found on the ASUS Japan website that there’s a listing for a Nexus 7 audio dock that holds the tablet in a nice landscape format. Unfortunately, there’s not too much known about… Read more

ASUS PadFone 2 Gets Shown Off With A Sleek White Paint Job

When ASUS announced the PadFone 2, they mentioned that it would be released in black and white. While we’ve seen plenty of the black model, we haven’t seen hide or hair of the other coat of paint. That takes a 180° turn today as a whole lot of shots of the white version have come out. Chinese site, VR-Zone, has snagged several high-quality shots of the… Read more

Deal Alert: Asus Transformer Pad 10.1″ Tablet with Keyboard $299 on Woot

We know there are probably plenty of deals heading your way during this time of year, but if you’re in the market for a 10″ tablet you’ve an early deal to think about. Over at Woot.com today’s woot is a refurbished Asus TF300T Transformer Pad 10.1″ 16GB Tablet with Mobile Dock Keyboard for $299.  You may be able to find this tablet model elsewhere for… Read more

New Supplier Report Indicates ASUS Could Ship More Than Five Million Nexus 7 Tablets This Year

While ASUS has already estimated that Nexus 7 tablet shipments were approaching the magical one million units shipped number for the month of October, it’s a new supplier report that really has our attention. According to Digitimes, ASUS suppliers report that the company will ship upwards of five million Nexus 7 units during the course of 2012. For… Read more

Google Offering Nexus 7 3G With AT&T SIM, Still Unlocked

Now that the Nexus 7 3G has been on sale for a while, there is an interesting little change. No longer does it say “Unlocked” about the device. Now it says “Unlocked + AT&T SIM,” meaning it will ship with an AT&T SIM card for no extra charge. While the N7 is also compatible with T-Mobile’s network, throwing an AT&T SIM in there, along with the big AT&T… Read more