ASUS updates a number of AM4/Ryzen motherboards with AGESA 1071 for upcoming CPU’s

ASUS updates a number of  Ryzen motherboards with AGESA 1071 At the time of Ryzen release, AMD promised a long life for the AM4 platform by offering future CPU support. This ensured a healthy upgrade cycle for its users, unlike the boys in blue. There were rumors of a new AGESA update coming in the forums promising some new features and added stability. Now we know that the new AGESA is indeed real and it adds support for upcoming future Ryzen CPUs on the AM4 platform, like the Raven Ridge APUs…

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ASUS confirms Oreo updates for Zenfone 3 and Zenfone 4 series through ZenUI 4.0

The Zenfone 4 series was unveiled in the We Love Photo in Taiwan on 17th of August and henceforth we received the roadmap for ZenUI update on Zenfone 4 series as well as the previously released Zenfone 3 series. Michael Campos, Head of Global Content Marketing, ASUS revealed that not only the Zenfone 4 but also last year’s Zenfone 3 will we running the all new ZenUI 4.0 with Google’s latest Android Oreo on board. This is a huge sigh of relief for users waiting for the latest android on…

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ASUS reveals their B250 Mining Expert motherboard|19 Expansion Slots, Triple 24 Pin Power Connectors

The Age of crypto-currency mining is here to stay for a while, and so is the market for dedicated mining hardware. We are seeing manufacturers coming up with mining specific hardware like GPU’s and motherboards as such. Keeping up with the current trend Asus joins the party with their first ever mining motherboard: the B250 Mining Expert. B250 Mining Expert: 19 Expansion Slots, Mining Optimized BIOS, Triple 24 Pin Connectors The Asus B250 Mining Expert Motherboard comes with a host of features aimed at mining like Triple ATX12V Power Delivery, PCIe slot…

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ASUS launches ZenFone Zoom S | Priced at INR 26,999

This World Photography Day ASUS surprises us with the announcement of the ZenFone Zoom S, the world’s slimmest and lightest 5.5-inch smartphone with a 2.3X Optical and 12 X Digital Zoom, Dual Camera setup that delivers photographic perfection. It comes with a 5000mAh battery onboard allowing you to immerse yourself in a photo-venture that can last almost 2 days continuously. Launching exclusively on Flipkart – India’s biggest online store.   Built for photographic perfection ZenFone Zoom S is the most accomplished camera smartphone to date from ASUS, with a list…

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Asus Announces Seven New Motherboards for the X299 platform|Prime, TUF and ROG

Now with the release of Intel’s new Skylake-X and KabyLake-X processors along with X299 platform, various motherboard manufacturers are announcing their products. In this piece, we will be taking a look at what Asus X299 lineup till now. Even though we expect a full range of boards from Asus covering everything, as of now there is only seven model released. All of them have a few characteristics in common like eight DDR4 memory slots, ample amount of PCIe slots, a solid power delivery and so on. Prime: X299 Deluxe and X299A Let’s start off…

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X299 Motherboard Leaks from Computex

Board partners of Intel have ripped off the floor of Computex this year, with massive amounts of x299 motherboards for Intel’s SkyLake X and KabyLake X CPU families. There are several motherboards from ASUS, ASRock, Gigabyte and Biostar to start off with but this time Intel is prepared with their board partners a fleet of diverse motherboards suiting one’s needs.They have powerful HEDT designs supports next gen processors and boosts RAM speed above the limit and what not? So without wasting any more time further, let’s take a look! Asus…

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TechARX Tech Report: Asus X99-A II

Ever since its release back on August 29, 2014, the Haswell-E microarchitecture has maintained it’s place among the top. And to keep up with the processor development, ASUS has bolstered their X-99 chipset arsenal considerably to keep with the demand of the enthusiast crowd. Today we take a look at their newest iteration of the tried and tested (and previously reviewed) X-99 A, the X-99-A II. Product Showcase The X99-A II motherboard does not shy away from its lineage. It still maintains it’s Black and White color scheme but the new…

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NVIDIA Geforce GTX 1060 3GB Round Up, Various Brands Detailed

The NVIDIA Geforce GTX 1060 3GB version, earlier rumored to be the new Geforce GTX 1050, has now released from various brands. Originally to release on 24th August, the GTX 1060 3GB is releasing on a later date probably in an attempt to steal some attention away from the new AMD Zen unveiling. This version of the GTX 1060 is packing 1152 CUDA cores, 72 TMUs and 3GB frame buffer. This is the only big difference between the 6GB and 3GB versions. The GTX 1060 3GB will cost 199 USD, but…

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Asus ROG GTX 10-Series Gaming Laptops Unveiled

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A brand new series of gaming laptops have been unveiled from Asus Rog. These new laptops are running NVIDIA Geforce GTX 10-series graphics cards. These laptops are top-of-the-line tech with NVIDIA’s latest graphics cards powering them. Among these, the sizable 18-inch GX800 laptop takes the lead with it’s 4K display and Geforce GTX 1080 in SLI. Because you can always have double your graphics computing hardware. Asus ROG GX800 The leader of the laptop series, ASUS ROG GX800, containing  the massive 18-inch 4K display also has NVIDIA’s G-Sync technology. Other primary…

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