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Asus is a technology company headquartered in Taiwan. They manufacturer Android phones, Android tablets, and Chromebooks. Visit the Asus forum to find your device.

ASUS Launches the ZenFone 4 Max in Russia with a 5,000mAh Battery

Trends of flagship smartphones are showing that they're getting thinner and thinner these days and this has resulted in a smaller battery than some people would hope for their $600+ device. As performance in smartphones is hitting a plateau when it comes to your typical everyday task, mid-range devices are actually becoming a viable alternative....

Android Wear 2.0 Expected to Arrive for ZenWatch 3 This Month; ZenWatch 2 OTA Coming Next Month

Google dropped Android Wear 2.0 back in February along with two new smartwatches, the LG Watch Style and Watch Sport. At the time, Google promised that the new update would soon start rolling out to all supported hardware. Not only that, it even released a list of compatible smartwatches that would be receiving the jump...

ASUS to Launch ZenFone 4 At The End Of July

ASUS will unveil the ZenFone 4 smartphones at the end of July. Initially, the phones were expected to enter the market last month, but the Taiwanese company decided to change the designs and improve thier efficiency. This information has been confirmed by Asustek CEO, Jerry Shen. Back in January ASUS expected to hit the 40 million...

Report: ASUS will Launch the ZenFone 4 this May

ASUS first unveiled their ZenFone 3 series of smartphones back in May of last year at Computex. On top of the namesake ZenFone 3 in this series, there was also the ZenFone 3 Max, ZenFone 3 Zoom, ZenFone 3 Laser, ZenFone 3 Deluxe, and the ZenFone 3 Ultra. Thus it seems likely that ASUS will...

ASUS Announces ZenFone AR and ZenFone 3 Zoom at CES 2017

Consumer Electronics Show, Las Vegas, Nevada. January 4th, 2017 at 11:30PM PST: At their Zennovation press event at CES 2017, ASUS unveiled two new smartphones -- the ZenFone AR and the ZenFone 3 Zoom. ASUS ZenFone AR The ZenFone AR (see: feature image) was the highlight of Zennovation this year as it is the world's first smartphone that...

ASUS ZenFone AR is a New Project Tango and Daydream-Ready Phone Running on a Snapdragon 821

While much of CES hasn't formally kicked off yet, we are seeing a bunch of new leaks and details emerging in preparation for one of the world's most renowned consumer electronics shows. We expect a lot of mobile technology announcements to arrive, but now we are hearing early details of what looks to be an...

ZenWatch 3 Review: As Smartwatch Interest Wanes, ASUS Offers a Compelling and Competitive Wear Product

Smartwatches have been on a steady decline for what feels like ages, at least in terms of the interest they garner. It has been a while since analysts even acknowledged the smartwatch as a market force, likely due to their failure to predict the so-called “Year of the Smartwatch” time and time again. With the death...

XDA Friday 7/15/16

  It's Friday everyone! I hope you had a great week catching hella Pokémon. It's time to recap the best stories from this week in a new XDA TV video. Check the links below to see the most interesting articles this week. ASUS Announces ZenFone 3 Deluxe With Snapdragon 821, 6GB RAM, 256GB UFS 2.0 Storage Asus announced the...

ASUS Announces ZenFone 3 Deluxe With Snapdragon 821, 6GB RAM, 256GB UFS 2.0 Storage

With Qualcomm taking the wraps off the Snapdragon 821, it was only right for OEMs to come forward and claim the flagship SoC for their devices. The Snapdragon 821 is a minor upgrade over the Snapdragon 820, but the whole premise of flagships is to offer the best of the best, and so here we...

Bring Your ZenFone 2 Back to Life With xFSTK

It’s relatively easy to brick a device.The wrong fastboot command or kernel can lead to a serious soft brick, which can be hard to recover from. Luckily there are tools ready to bring most devices back to their electronic life. One of such tools is xFSTK, an Intel tool, which can help you out reviving ZenFone...

Marshmallow Update & Unofficial Port Round-Up — Get Up to Date!

Come one, come all! While Nexus owners have already gotten a taste of some sweet, sweet Marshmallow, most users are left waiting for an official update. For many devices, it's hard to say when they'll receive their 6.0 updates given how many layers of testing each device needs to go through. Nevertheless, we're compiling a list...

Asus, My “Device May Have Junk” – Your Junk

We've previously given a full review of the Asus ZenFone 2 on the XDA portal. If you're interested in a more thorough and objective look at the phone, along with its hardware and software, I suggest you check it out. If, instead, you're here for a rant, and don't want to read a serious review about...