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November 04, 2012

Asus Vivobook X202e takes ultrabook to the masses

When ultrabooks were first introduced more than a year ago, it was positioned to the high-end market. We’re now starting to see semblance of that same great ultrabook signature on entry-level laptops. The Asus X202e is a good example of that.

September 01, 2012

Asus outs 15.6-inch Zenbook U500 ultrabook

Now this is one big-ass ultrabook — the Asus Zenbook U500 which has a full HD IPS LCD display. The U500 is by far the biggest ultrabook we’ve heard of (along with the Envy Spectre XT).

June 04, 2012

Asus Taichi announced, ultrabook & tablet in one

Asus has just announced the Asus Taichi — a combination of the thin-ness and form-fator of the Zenbook ultrabook and a full HD Windows 8 tablet.

November 03, 2011

Breaking: Asus Zenbook Ultrabook launching today!

We’re here today at Miniloc Island in El Nido for the launching of the Asus Zenbook in the Philippines. The official program will start this evening but we got some early whispers about the retail price.

June 10, 2014

Unboxing the Asus Zenfone 5

We’ve been trying to source any of the three (3) Zenfone since two months ago and our attempt to get one from a recent visit to Thailand was unsuccessful. Fortunately, there were a lot of stocks in Taiwan last week during our visit there so we managed to get the Asus ZenFone 5 right away.

April 28, 2014

ASUS Zenbook UX302LA Review

The ASUS Zenbook UX302LA is the successor to the UX301LA which is the more expensive Ultrabook. In terms of physique, the siblings do look alike; but inside, they greatly differ. Can the UX302LA keep up and be worthy to be in the Zenbook family? Find out on our full review after the jump.

April 21, 2014

ASUS Zenbook UX302LA first impressions

We currently have the successor to last year’s Zenbook UX301LA which is the more affordable alternative – the ASUS Zenbook UX302LA. It boasts a Full HD touchscreen display and an Intel Core i5 processor encased inside a sleek form factor. Read our first impressions on it after the jump.

January 05, 2014

Asus Transformer Book Trio priced, starts at Php50k

Asus‘ dual-booting convertible, the Transformer Book Trio, has been priced over at Villman already though they are yet to be available.

December 15, 2013

Asus Transformer Book Trio hands-on, first impressions

The first time we saw the Transformer Book Trio was back in June during the Computex exhibition in Taiwan. This month, the Transformer Book will be released in the Philippine and we got a quick preview ahead of the launch.

November 20, 2013

Asus Transformer Pad TF701, N550JV now out locally

Asus mentioned in their event and in their Facebook page that their newest products would be out before December. The wait is over as Villman goes first once again as they are now offering the Tegra 4 Transformer Pad TF701 & the multimedia laptop N550JV.

November 05, 2013

YugaTech Christmas Gadget Guide: Laptops & Ultrabooks

Ever since Microsoft brought upon a craze of hybrid convertible notebooks to the market, it got a little harder to search for the best laptop. Most consumers are confused if they need touchscreens, if Macbooks are the right choice or even if they are safe with getting a Chromebook instead. YugaTech comes to the rescue […]

September 03, 2013

ASUS unveils 13-inch Vivobook S301

After seeing the current notebook PCs under the Vivobook family, we thought that it’s only going to be a matter of time before ASUS releases a 13-inch variant. True enough, the Taiwanese firm reveals the Vivobook S301; a Haswell-powered 13-incher with an optional AMD Radeon GPU.

July 20, 2013

7 Convertible Ultrabooks with Cool Designs

Convertible Ultrabooks are designed to merge the productive capabilities of a notebook and the convenience of a tablet into one seamless device. Some of these machines can detach, twist, turn, rotate, and bend, but not all of them has the looks to back it up. For that, we compiled a list of the coolest-looking convertible […]

July 12, 2013

ASUS VivoBook S551 hands-on

Last night, we got to play around with some of the Haswell-powered Windows 8 touchscreen ultrabooks during the local launch of Intel’s 4th generation Core processors. One of those machines is the 15.6-inch ASUS VivoBook S551.

June 14, 2013

The ASUS “We Transform” HQ Tour

During our last day in Taiwan, the ASUS PH team gave us a tour of their Taipei headquarters and quality control facilities where their products are subjected to rigorous tests to ensure durability. Moreover, head honchos from various divisions conducted a brief sessions to educate us about their contributions to make a note-worthy product.

June 03, 2013

Asus Transformer Book Trio: Dual-OS, Dual Intel CPU

The Asus Transformer Book Trio is the most interesting product that Asus has unveiled today — a Transformer ultrabook that runs both Android OS and Windows 8, powered by an Intel Core i7 (Haswell) and Intel Atom Z2580 2.0GHz.

June 03, 2013

Asus Zenbook Infinity unveiled, wrapped w/ Gorilla Glass

Up next is the press conference of Asus where they unveiled their latest line-up of products for 2013. The spotlight was dominated by a sneak preview of the Asus Zenbook Infinity.

May 26, 2013

ASUS to release Haswell-powered VivoBook V551

ASUS is about to release its latest ultrabook that runs Intel’s new Haswell processor, the VivoBook V551.

March 03, 2013

Asus Zenbook Prime Touch first impressions

A full HD touchscreen, a backlit keyboard, Windows 8, and a thin form factor — these are the things that come to mind when we think about the Asus Zenbook Prime Touch. Asus’ 3rd-generation ultrabook goes full-on Windows 8.

February 01, 2013

Villman offers ASUS Zenbook Touch, retails for Php77k

Hot off the tracks of the ASUS Taichi’s availability, its touch-enabled ultrabook sibling, the ZenBook Touch, has also found its way to our local shelves and is being retailed for Php76,992 by Villman.

January 27, 2013

Asus Taichi finally lands for Php85,990

The dual-screen Asus Taichi is now available locally and retails for about Php85,990 in stores. This ultrabook features two display screens with one being used as a full-touch Windows 8 tablet.

December 18, 2012

Second encounter with the Asus Taichi

Ever since I first saw the Asus Taichi during Computex in June, I’ve always wondered how the dual-screen form factor would work and be practical. Since then, we’ve had several encounters with the Taichi but only recently we’ve had enough time playing with it.

November 06, 2012

Asus launches new Windows 8 laptops

When we released our review of the VivoBook X202E yesterday, a lot of you guys we’re excited to get your hands on this touch-enabled notebook. Today, Asus formally launch this affordable Windows 8 PC together with its 14-inch counterpart the VivoBook S400 and the ZenBook Touch UX31A.

November 05, 2012

Asus Vivobook X202e Review

The Asus Vivobook X202e is an entry-level notebook that sports a sleek Ultrabook look. But is it going to provide you the kind of performance as good as it looks? Find out by reading our full review after the jump.

September 11, 2012

ASUS A46 Slimbook Review

ASUS Philippines is set to launch two notebook PCs which will sport an ultrabook body but with a slight difference in configuration. The firm sent us one of the two which is the ASUS A46 SlimBook. Let’s see how what this notebook is all about after the break.

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