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Asus brings the MeMO Pad 8 to Australia – Available through Harvey Norman for $329

Asus brings the MeMO Pad 8 to Australia – Available through Harvey Norman for $329

Asus has today announced that they have launched a new tablet in Australia which joins the existing MeMO Pad range – the MeMO Pad FHD 10 and the MeMO Pad HD 7 – although the new 8¨ tablet will not carry the HD monniker. Designed as a comfortable to use tablet, the MeMO Pad 8 is quite slim at just[Read More…]

by 12:01 pm on January 29, 2014 3 comments Manufacturer, Tablets
Ausdroid Podcast 98 – CES-a-palooza

Ausdroid Podcast 98 – CES-a-palooza

Welcome to the 98th episode of the Ausdroid podcast, and the first episode for 2014! This week Jason, Dan and Adam looked at the Android-related announcements from CES 2014. It’s taken a little while to get back into the podcasting groove and get this episode online. We promise we’ll do better next week! Topics: Open Automtoive Alliance Sony – Xperia[Read More…]

by 1:23 pm on January 18, 2014 0 comments Podcast
CES 2014 — Hands on with the ASUS PadFone Mini

CES 2014 — Hands on with the ASUS PadFone Mini

Yesterday we covered the news that ASUS had announced the new PadFone Mini, and being as these kinds of devices are fairly popular, we thought it best to take a bit more of a closer look. Unfortunately, as we’re not at CES ourselves, we’ve got to rely on other sources of information. This morning, in our news feed, we saw[Read More…]

by 7:50 am on January 8, 2014 0 comments News, Phones
CES 2014 — ASUS announces new Transformers, Padfone, and Zenfones

CES 2014 — ASUS announces new Transformers, Padfone, and Zenfones

This morning at CES 2014, Asus announced a new lineup of devices including an update to its Transformer line which we previewed a week or so ago, the Padfone Mini and a range of more consumer-friendly Zenfone devices. Let’s take a look at what’s happened. Transformer Book Duet TD300 The Transformer Book Duet TD300 (herein the TD300) follows a growing[Read More…]

by 8:09 am on January 7, 2014 3 comments News, Phones, Tablets
ASUS teases us with a dual-boot hybrid Windows / Android device

ASUS teases us with a dual-boot hybrid Windows / Android device

It’s not uncommon to see manufacturers tease us with hints of new devices before major international trade shows like the Consumer Electronics Show (CES) which is set to roll into Las Vegas in just a couple of weeks. ASUS likes to get in on this action with a baffling teaser each year, but this year they’ve incorporated the Statue of[Read More…]

by 8:49 am on December 24, 2013 0 comments News, Rumours, Tablets
ASUS announces the Padfone mini 4.3

ASUS announces the Padfone mini 4.3

ASUS has announced the next in its line of Padfone hybrids, with its Padfone mini which converts from a 4.3″ mid-range phone into a 7″ mid-range tablet. A rather unique idea, the Padfone line features two components for each model; a normal Android phone, which can dock into a larger tablet accessory, allowing you to share data, apps and the[Read More…]

by 7:47 am on December 12, 2013 1 comment News, Phones, Tablets
New Intel Haswell based Chromebooks and Chromeboxes announced

New Intel Haswell based Chromebooks and Chromeboxes announced

Google and Intel have announced some new Haswell based Chrome devices overnight, announced at the Intel Developer Forum which is currently going on in San Francisco they have advised that there will be new devices from existing ChromeOS partners Acer and HP as well as devices from new entrants to the ChromeOS market Asus and Toshiba. There will be new[Read More…]

by 11:58 am on December 9, 2013 0 comments ChromeOS
ASUS Miracast Dongle: Mirror your phone to TV

ASUS Miracast Dongle: Mirror your phone to TV

Google has the Chromecast, though the Australian availability has been limited to importing one from the US. Now ASUS is stepping up with a media caster of its own with the unimaginatively named Miracast Dongle. The ASUS dongle plugs into your TV and a power point, then with any Miracast equipped phone or tablet – such as the Nexus 7[Read More…]

by 12:48 pm on November 16, 2013 4 comments Accessories, News
ASUS TransKeyboard: a nifty new keyboard for tablets

ASUS TransKeyboard: a nifty new keyboard for tablets

ASUS has just announced a clever new keyboard for your Android tablet called the TransKeyboard. It folds flat when not in use, and is easily popped into a bag for carrying with your tablet, as it’s only one centimetre high when folded and weighs 246 grams. When opened it reveals a full 26 cm QWERTY keyboard with wrist rest, and[Read More…]

by 6:07 am on November 9, 2013 2 comments Accessories, News, Tablets
Asus launches Transformer Book Trio in Australia

Asus launches Transformer Book Trio in Australia

Asus this week launched its latest Transformer device, the Transformer Book Trio last seen at Computex in June. The Trio is a convertible laptop/tablet device whose base configuration will be available for a starting price of $1599 from late November in Asus’ premium “giftbox style” packaging. The Trio combines Android and Windows 8 in device, packing an 11.6 inch IPS[Read More…]

by 3:26 pm on October 27, 2013 1 comment News