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Asus Zenwatch charging cradle now shipping.

Asus Zenwatch charging cradle now shipping.

If you wanted to purchase a Charging Kit with your ASUS ZenWatch when it appeared on Google Play yesterday, you were out of luck. The kit was unavailable, but that’s changed today with Google Play now advising that you can purchase one for $39.99, and like all devices and accessories from the new Google Play Devices store, the shipping is[Read More…]

by 1:30 pm on March 28, 2015 0 comments Accessories, Google Play
Asus ZenWatch now available in Australia through Google Play Store – Charging cradle coming soon

Asus ZenWatch now available in Australia through Google Play Store – Charging cradle coming soon

After being announced at IFA in September last year, the Asus Zenwatch has finally made it’s way to Australia – selling on Google Play for $289.99. The Zenwatch has taken a seeming age to arrive on our shores, but it’s here now and the price on Google Play seems fairly competitive with imports that have been covering Asus in the[Read More…]

by 6:14 pm on March 27, 2015 5 comments Android Wear, Google Play
Asus Nexus Player

Nexus Player and Gamepad Now Available at B&H, Ships to Australia

B&H Photo Video in America have a large catalog of Android devices and now have the Nexus Player and Gamepad for Nexus Player in stock. The best part of this is, they ship to Australia! If you have searched eBay or other retailers, you are likely to pay upwards of AU$210. At the B&H landing page we get a new[Read More…]

by 8:39 pm on March 12, 2015 10 comments Accessories, Android TV, Deal, News
Asus Promote Their ZenWatch By Trolling

Asus Promote Their ZenWatch By Trolling

In case you live in a vacuum and haven’t heard, there was a new smartwatch announced yesterday. It works with only one brand of phone, has a starting price of around $500 and if you have money to burn you can get one variety for close to $20,OOO. Seems ridiculous for an accessory to cost that much to many of[Read More…]

by 7:15 pm on March 11, 2015 1 comment News
Android Wear devices off to a slow start according to Canalys

Android Wear devices off to a slow start according to Canalys

After releasing mid-year in 2014, Google’s Android Wear is off to a slow start according to market research and analysis firm Canalys.com. In a new report released today, the company advised that of the 4.6 million smart wearable bands sold in 2014, only 720,000 of those were Android Wear devices, with the rest of the sales being divided by Xiaomi[Read More…]

by 6:53 am on February 12, 2015 5 comments Android Wear
Asus Zenwatch — Review

Asus Zenwatch — Review

Android wear is still somewhat in its infancy, but with Google quickly iterating on the platform, OEM’s such as Asus are jumping on board quite swiftly to offer their own unique design for the platform. Asus has previously worked quite closely with Google, building both the original Nexus 7 tablets (2012 & 2013 editions) along with the (as yet to[Read More…]

by 12:05 pm on February 6, 2015 1 comment
What’s next for the Zenwatch? Jonney Shih talks battery life, simplified OS and chips.

What’s next for the Zenwatch? Jonney Shih talks battery life, simplified OS and chips.

Asus is talking about a successor to the ZenWatch even before the original even hits our shores. FocusTaiwan reports that chairman Jonney Shih opening up about Asus’ plans for the Zenwatch line going forward at an Asus party marking the launch of the first Zenwatch in Taiwan in late December. The major claim everyone’s reporting is a desire for 7[Read More…]

by 2:37 pm on January 27, 2015 4 comments Android Wear, Manufacturer, Smartwatch
Asus announces the Zenfone 2 – coming to Australia later this year

Asus announces the Zenfone 2 – coming to Australia later this year

Alongside the Asus Zenfone Zoom they announced this morning, Asus has also announced a follow-up to their original Zenfone, announcing the imaginatively named Zenfone 2. The Zenfone 2 is a great looking smartphone, which sets the stage in a number of areas, incorporating an Intel 64-bit Atom processor and an amazingly large 4GB of RAM. The big story is the[Read More…]

by 11:16 am on January 6, 2015 5 comments Manufacturer, Phones
ASUS zooms in with the ZenFone Zoom, featuring a 3X optical zoom camera

ASUS zooms in with the ZenFone Zoom, featuring a 3X optical zoom camera

ASUS could be back in the spotlight with its unveiling of the ZenFone Zoom at CES 2015. In a clear pitch to those with more than a passing interest in mobile photography, the ZenFone Zoom looks a lot like the Nokia Lumia 1020, and perhaps for good reason: it features an optical zoom camera on the rear, like what you’d[Read More…]

by 8:17 am on January 6, 2015 7 comments News, Phones
Asus Zenwatch now in stock through Expansys

Asus Zenwatch now in stock through Expansys

While Asus Australia drags their feet on the launch of the Asus Zenwatch here in Australia, Expansys has today announced that they now have the Asus Zenwatch in stock and ready to ship. Priced at $319.99 + P&H, the watch isn’t cheap, but does sit in-line price wise with other higher-end style-centric watches like the Moto 360 and the LG[Read More…]

by 5:07 pm on December 22, 2014 1 comment Android Wear