ASUS Z3N Launch


ASUS Presents Zenvolution in the Philippines

Zenvolution PH

The All-New ASUS ZenFone 3 Family together with the premium ZenBook 3 and The Versatile Transformer 3 Series finally arrives in the country

Manila, Philippines (14 August, 2016) — After weeks of excitement and anticipation, ASUS unveils today the complete line-up of the Zenfone 3 family, ZenBook 3 and Transformer 3 Series – which are considered the newest premium product innovations from ASUS. During the official Philippine launch at the Sofitel Philippine Plaza, which is one of the biggest tech events in the country this year. Led by ASUS Global CEO Jerry Shen, ASUS unveils the all-new ZenFone 3 Deluxe, Zenfone 3 Ultra, and Zenfone 3.

Shen led the unveiling of the ZenFone 3 Max and ZenFone 3 Laser in the Philippines while ASUS Philippines Systems Group Country Manager, George Su unveiled the all-new ASUS ZenBook 3 notebook and as well as the ASUS Transformer 3 and ASUS Transformer 3 Pro 2-in-1 PCs.

“The highly anticipated ZenFone 3 series has become a global sensation after its debut at Computex this year,” said ASUS CEO Jerry Shen. “We deeply appreciate the loyalty and continued support from all our dealers, media partners and consumers in the Philippines.” added by Jerry Shen.

The top-of-the-range ZenFone 3 Deluxe is the ultimate expression of the ASUS smartphone technology, with an invisible antenna design that combines premium aesthetics with exceptional performance; the ZenFone 3 Ultra is a smartphone for multimedia lovers featuring TV-grade image processing to deliver an incredible viewing experience; the ZenFone 3 is beautifully-designed all-round smartphone with scratch-resistant Corning® Gorilla® Glass with 2.5D contoured edges; the ZenFone 3 Laser features a 13MP camera with a Sony IMX214 sensor and color correction with an ultra-fast 0.03-second laser auto-focus, and is ideal for photography enthusiasts; the ZenFone 3 Max features a large capacity 4100mAh battery that gives users up to 30 days of standby time, and can also be used as a power bank to charge other devices; the ZenBook 3 is a premium, prestigious laptop with unprecedented performance, featuring an ultra-thin 11.9mm profile and an Intel® Core™ i7 processor; the Transformer 3 Pro is the world’s most versatile PC that delivers extreme performance, whereas Transformer 3 redefines 2-in-1 PC computing with ultimate mobility. Both feature unrivaled expandability, with a range of accessories that includes the ASUS Universal Dock, ASUS Audio Pod, the VR/4K UHD-ready ROG XG Station 2 and ASUS Pen.

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ASUS ZenFone 3 Deluxe — World’s First Full-Metal Smartphone with Invisible Antenna Design

ASUS ZenFone 3 Deluxe is the flagship model of the ZenFone 3 series and the ultimate expression of ASUS smartphone design. It is constructed with a strong and light aluminum alloy unibody with an ultra-thin 4.2mm edge, and has a rear surface free of unsightly antenna lines.

The ZenFone 3 Deluxe features a 5.7-inch Full HD (1920 by 1080), high-contrast Super AMOLED display with a wide color gamut of over 100% NTSC for rich, vibrant colors, even in harsh, outdoor lighting. An ultra-thin bezel gives ZenFone 3 Deluxe a 79% screen-to-body ratio for a maximized display in a compact package. Inside, ZenFone 3 Deluxe is the world’s first smartphone to use the Qualcomm® Snapdragon™ 821 processor, Adreno™ 530 GPU, integrated X12 LTE modem, as well as up to 6GB RAM and 256GB ROM to deliver the best performance and capacity for demanding apps, games, and media.

The ZenFone 3 Deluxe raises the bar for mobile photography with its incredible 23MP camera featuring the latest Sony IMX318 image sensor, a large f/2.0-aperture lens, and four-axis optical image stabilization (OIS) for high-resolution, blur-free, and low-noise photos in almost any lighting condition. It also features three-axis electronic image stabilization (EIS) for steady 4K UHD videos. Coupled with the ASUS TriTech autofocus system that automatically selects second-generation laser, phase-detection or continuous autofocus to provide accurate and near-instant 0.03-second focusing and subject-tracking, as well as exclusive PixelMaster 3.0 technology, the ZenFone 3 Deluxe captures truly stunning photos and videos.

The ZenFone 3 Deluxe has a built-in fingerprint sensor that is perfectly positioned on the rear of the phone to sit underneath the user’s finger, and which unlocks the phone in just a fraction of a second. Quick Charge 3.0 technology reduces battery recharge times, and a reversible, next-generation USB-C port.

The ZenFone 3 Deluxe also excels at audio with its powerful five-magnet speaker and NXP smart amplifier that provides loud, clear, defined sound and also protects the speakers from damage. When listening over certified headphones, users can enjoy Hi-Res Audio (HRA) that provides up four-times-better sound quality than CDs. The finely-tuned ZenEar S earphones are also bundled with ZenFone 3 Deluxe which has a value of PHP 2,995.

ASUS ZenFone 3: Agility. Beauty. Clarity.

Winner of the Computex 2016 d&i Award, the ASUS ZenFone 3 is a feature-packed smartphone that brings premium design and empowering performance to everyone. Built around a gorgeous 5.5-inch Full HD (1920 by 1080) Super IPS+ display with up to 500cd/m2 brightness, the ZenFone 3 delivers an incredible visual experience that makes apps, videos, and games look their best. With a narrow bezel, ZenFone 3 provides a 77.3% screen-to-body ratio for a maximized viewing area in a slim and compact body. The front and rear of the phone are encased with scratch-resistant, Corning Gorilla Glass 3 with 2.5D contoured edges that gently curve to make the sides of the phone completely smooth.

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The ZenFone 3 is equipped with a 16MP camera with ASUS TriTech autofocus that automatically selects between second-generation laser, phase-detection and continuous auto focus to achieve precise focus in just 0.03 seconds, resulting in sharp images in any condition. The ZenFone 3 is the first smartphone worldwide to be powered by the new Qualcomm® Snapdragon™ 625 octa-core processor — the first Snapdragon 600 Series processor with 14nm FinFET process technology, which has 35% better power consumption — and an integrated X9 LTE modem. Dual SIM 3G+4G Standby and 802.11ac MU-MIMO Wi-Fi connectivity. It also has PC-grade graphics and up to 4GB RAM that together deliver outstanding mobile performance with improved efficiency and battery life. The ZenFone 3 has a built-in fingerprint sensor that’s perfectly positioned on the rear of the phone to sit underneath the user’s finger, and which unlocks the phone in just a fraction of a second.

ASUS ZenFone 3 Ultra: Unleashed. Unlimited. Unrivaled.

Winner of a Computex 2016 Best Choice Golden Award, ASUS ZenFone 3 Ultra is a smartphone designed for multimedia lovers, featuring a 6.8-inch Full HD (1920 x 1080) display with a 95% NTSC color gamut for rich, vibrant images even outdoors in harsh lighting. It is the world’s first smartphone to have ASUS-exclusive Tru2Life+ video-enhancement technology, which harnesses a high-end 4K UHD TV-grade image processor to optimize every pixel in each frame before it is displayed, resulting in superior contrast and clarity. ZenFone 3 Ultra also excels at audio with its two new powerful five-magnet stereo speakers and a NXP smart amplifier that provides clear, defined sound and protects the speakers from damage. When listening over certified headphones, users can enjoy Hi-Res Audio (HRA) that provides up to four-times-better sound quality than CDs and the world’s first smartphone with virtual 7.1-channel surround-sound with DTS Headphone:X™. Like the Zenfone 3 Deluxe, the Zenfone 3 Ultra will also have a finely-tuned ZenEar S earphones are also bundled with the unit.

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Like ZenFone 3 Deluxe, ZenFone 3 Ultra has an incredibly slim and elegant full-metal unibody chassis — the world’s first to have no antenna lines. An ultra-slim bezel gives ZenFone 3 Ultra a 79% screen-to-body ratio, maximizing the viewing area while minimizing its overall size and weight. ZenFone 3 Ultra is equipped with the same high-resolution 23MP camera with the same ASUS TriTech autofocus system as ZenFone 3 Deluxe. Powered by the Qualcomm Snapdragon 652 octa-core processor, Adreno 510 graphics, and up to 4GB of RAM, ZenFone 3 Ultra delivers outstanding mobile performance. A built-in fingerprint sensor is perfectly positioned on the front of the phone beneath the display for the user’s finger to unlock it in just a fraction of a second.

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The ZenFone 3 Ultra also has a high-capacity 4600mAh battery for long-lasting performance and Quick Charge 3.0 technology for rapid recharge times, 2 minutes of Quick Charging c

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ASUS ZenFone 3 Max: A premium smartphone with maximum battery life

The ASUS ZenFone 3 Max is designed to help users get through the day, and features a 4100mAh battery with an incredible standby time of up to 30 days. It also allows users to do more, giving them up to 20 hours of 3G talk time, 18 hours of web browsing with Wi-Fi turned on, 87 hours of music playback, and up to 15 hours of video playback. The ZenFone 3 Max can also double up as a power bank to charge other mobile devices.

The 5.2-inch ZenFone 3 Max has an IPS display, and a glass cover with 2.5D contoured edges that fuse perfectly into its premium metal body to give a comfortable grip. It even features a rear fingerprint scanner and 360-degree recognition for up to five sets of fingerprints. It unlocks in just 0.2 seconds to give users quick access to its various functions.

ASUS ZenBook 3: The World’s Most Prestigious Laptop with Unprecedented Performance

The ASUS ZenBook 3 is the next-generation ZenBook. It has been completely redesigned with a gorgeous, ultra-sleek 11.9mm chassis that weighs a mere 910g. To achieve its amazing lightness without compromising strength, ZenBook 3 is crafted from aerospace-grade aluminum alloy, a premium material that is 50% stronger than the standard alloy used in laptops. As well as being strong and light, this material is also supremely elegant and features the signature ZenBook spun-metal finish. The ZenBook 3 is available in three exclusive colors — Royal Blue, Rose Gold and Quartz Grey — and a special two-phase anodizing process is used to create stunning golden highlights on its diamond-cut edges.

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The ZenBook 3 delivers unprecedented performance with up to an Intel Core i7 processor, 16GB of high speed 2133MHz RAM, up to a 1TB PCIe® 3.0 x4 ultra-fast SSD, a next-gen USB Type-C (USB-C) port, and powerful quad-speaker audio system by Harman Kardon. Its high-resolution 12.5-inch display has a wide 72% NTSC color gamut and an edge-to-edge covering of tough, scratch-resistant Corning Gorilla Glass 4. A slim bezel design provides an 82% screen-to-body ratio for the maximum display size with the minimum footprint. The ZenBook 3 has an innovative cooling system featuring the world’s thinnest fan design at just 3mm. This efficient cooling enables ZenBook 3 to achieve incredible performance in an ultra-thin from factor.

The ZenBook 3 features a full-size backlit keyboard with 19.8mm key pitch — the same as most desktop keyboards — and 0.8mm key travel to deliver a comfortable typing experience. A glass-covered precision touchpad provides smooth and accurate input and incorporates palm-rejection technology, Smart Gestures, and handwriting support for enhanced usability. A built-in fingerprint reader with Windows Hello support grants users an instant one-touch access—allowing them to sign in and unlock the ZenBook 3 quickly and securely without having to type their password or PIN.

The ZenBook 3 provides up to nine hours of battery life for all-day computing. When it’s time to recharge, fast-charge technology brings ZenBook 3’s battery up to 60% capacity in just 49 minutes.

ASUS Transformer 3 Pro: The World’s Most Versatile PC

The ASUS Transformer 3 Pro is a 2-in-1 PC that combines unrivaled performance with incredible portability to create the ultimate mobile device for work and play. Precision-crafted from aluminum, Transformer 3 Pro is only 8.35mm thin, yet has incredible structural strength and rigidity. The Transformer 3 Pro has diamond-cut detailing that accentuates its elegant design, and it is available in gorgeous Icicle Gold and Glacier Gray color options.

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The Transformer 3 Pro has an integrated metal kickstand with a stepless hinge that lets users set the device at almost any viewing angle up to 170°. The included ASUS Transformer Cover Keyboard is a backlit keyboard that provides laptop-grade 1.4mm key travel for a comfortable typing experience, and is available in four attractive colors — Stone, Charcoal, Taupe, and Amber — that perfectly complement the device. The Transformer 3 Pro has a beautiful 12.6-inch display with a 3K resolution of 2880 by 1920 and a 275ppi pixel density for pin-sharp, detailed images as well and a color gamut of 121% sRGB for rich, vibrant colors. Powerful front-mounted stereo speakers with audio by Harman Kardon provide spacious, defined sound for an incredible listening experience.

The Transformer 3 Pro is powered by an Intel Core i7 processor and has up to a 1TB PCIe x4 ultra-fast SSD and 16GB of high-speed 2133MHz RAM for the ultimate performance. Its versatile, reversible USB-C connector supports USB 3.1 Gen 2 devices at speeds up to 10Gbps, and also incorporates Thunderbolt™ 3 for unbelievably fast 40Gbps data transfers and support for dual external 4K UHD displays. The Transformer 3 Pro also comes with USB 3.0 and HDMI ports for convenient connectivity. A 13MP rear camera lets users capture high-resolution photos and videos, and a front-facing camera with Windows Hello facial recognition enables users to log in conveniently with just a quick glance.

The Transformer 3 Pro is the world’s most versatile PC, with superlative expansion capabilities provided by a range of accessories that extend its functionality and performance to give users a new level of flexibility and convenience from a mobile device.

l ASUS Pen is a beautifully crafted writing and drawing stylus that detects 1024 levels of pressure for completely natural note-taking and sketching experiences with a high degree of control. Users can also capture photos with Transformer 3 Pro’s high-resolution camera and annotate them directly with ASUS Pen.

l ASUS Universal Dock is a hub that provides a full range connectivity ports, including USB-C 3.1, USB 3.0, HDMI, VGA, RJ45 LAN, and a 3-in-1 SD Card reader. It adds desktop-grade functionality to Transformer 3 Pro.

l ASUS Audio Pod is an entertainment accessory, with four powerful speakers that deliver amazing 360° virtual 5.1-channel surround-sound with rich, defined bass.

l ROG XG Station 2 is an external graphics card dock that gives Transformer 3 Pro desktop-grade graphics performance, turning it into a VR-ready gaming powerhouse or workstation.

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ASUS Transformer 3: The Mobile PC, Redefined

The ASUS Transformer 3 is a stylish, ultra-slim and compact 2-in-1 PC that provides users with the ultimate mobility, total convenience, and amazing expandability. Precision-crafted from aluminum, Transformer 3 weighs just 695g, is only 6.9mm thin, and has smaller dimensions than a sheet of A4 paper. Its compact and elegant design is accentuated by diamond-cut edges and an exquisite spun-metal finish. Equipped with the detachable ASUS Transformer Sleeve Keyboard that has 1.4mm key travel, an integrated two-position display stand, and a glass-covered precision touchpad, the Transformer 3 provides comfortable typing and smooth, accurate input for the best productivity and creativity experiences. The Transformer 3 is available in gorgeous Icicle Gold and Glacier Gray color options. The ASUS Transformer Sleeve Keyboard is available in four attractive colors — Stone, Charcoal, Taupe, and Amber — that perfectly complement Transformer 3.

The Transformer 3 has a beautiful 12.6-inch display with a 3K resolution of 2880 by 1920 and a 275ppi pixel density for pin-sharp, detailed images, as well as 450cd/m2 brightness and a color gamut of 121% sRGB for rich, vibrant colors. An ultra-thin bezel provides an 80% screen-to-body ratio, maximizing the display area while keeping the device compact and highly portable. Transformer 3 delivers superb video performance with ASUS Tru2Life video-enhancement technology, which optimizes every pixel in each frame before it is displayed, resulting in superior contrast and clarity for the best, most realistic video quality.

The Transformer 3 has an incredible quad-speaker audio system developed in co-operation with audio experts Harmon Kardon, an amazing feature for such a thin device. Each speaker is powered by a smart amplifier to deliver rich, detailed, and immersive sound, even at loud volumes. The Transformer 3 automatically adjusts the routing of low and high audio frequencies to the correct speakers depending on the orientation of the device, ensuring users will always enjoy optimum audio quality.

The Transformer 3 is powered by 7th-generation Intel Core processors, with up to a 512GB SSD and up to 8GB RAM to deliver fast performance for work and play. Its versatile, reversible USB-C connector supports USB 3.1 Gen 2 devices at speeds up to 10Gbps, and Thunderbolt 3 provides unbelievably fast 40Gbps data transfers and support for dual external 4K UHD displays. A built-in fingerprint reader and Windows Hello support lets users sign in and unlock Transformer 3 quickly and securely without having to type their password or PIN. The Transformer 3 also includes a 13MP camera for capturing high-resolution photos and videos.

Like the Transformer 3 Pro, the Transformer 3 is also expandable with a range of accessories — including ASUS Pen, ASUS Universal Dock, ASUS Audio Pod, and ROG XG Station 2 — that extend its functionality and performance, giving users a new level of flexibility and convenience from a mobile device.

AVAILABILITY & STORES LOCATION

The newly launched ASUS products will be available on the following ASUS Concept Stores and Kioks Nationwide:

STORE LOCATIONS:

Location

Brand Type

Dealer

Centrio Mall CDO

ASUS Mobility Kiosk

8Telcom

Victoria Plaza

ASUS Shop in Shop – 8Telecom

8Telcom

Limketkai

ASUS Shop in Shop – 8 Telecom

8Telcom

Abenson Ascott

ASUS Shop in Shop

Abenson

Abenson Ventures Alabang

ASUS Shop in Shop

Abenson

SM Seaside Cebu

ASUS Mobility Kiosk

Aerophone

SM City Cebu

ASUS Mobility Kiosk

Aerophone

SM Fairview 3F

Asus Concept Store

Asianic

SM City Bacolod

Asus Concept Store

BCG

SM Lanang Premier

Asus Concept Store

Columbia

SM Ilo-ilo

Asus Concept Store

Concept Computer

Festival Mall 3F

Asus Concept Store

Datacore

ATC Mall Alabang

ASUS Mobility Kiosk

Ephone

SM Bicutan

ASUS Mobility Kiosk

Flasher

SM Clark

ASUS Mobility Kiosk

Fonerange

SM North EDSA

ASUS Shop in Shop – Fonetwist

Fonetwist

SM Mall Of Asia

Asus Concept Store

Gigahertz

SM Calamba

ASUS Mobility Kiosk

Greentelcom

SM Bacoor

ASUS Mobility Kiosk

Greentelcom

Market Market

ASUS Shop in Shop – Intogadgets

Intogadgets

Trinoma

ASUS Shop in Shop – Intogadgets

Intogadgets

Kimstore

ASUS Shop in Shop

Kimstore

Lazada

ASUS Shop in Shop

Lazada

KCC Mall Zamboanga

Asus Concept Store

Lenin

SM Pampanga

ASUS Mobility Kiosk

MemoXpress

SM Sta. Rosa Laguna

ASUS Mobility Kiosk

MemoXpress

ASUS Online Store

ASUS Shop in Shop

MemoXpress

SM San Lazaro

ASUS Mobility Kiosk

Mobilizer

Robinsons Ermita

ASUS Mobility Kiosk

Modern Gadgets

SM Dasmarinas

ASUS Mobility Kiosk

Modern Gadgets

SM City Baguio

ASUS Mobility Kiosk

Mt. Studio

SM North EDSA

Asus Concept Store

PC Express

SM MOA

ASUS Mobility Kiosk

Powertel

SM Southmall

ASUS Mobility Kiosk

Redbooth

SM Cabanatuan

Asus Concept Store

TCA

Centrio Mall CDO

Asus Concept Store

Technomart

SM City Lipa

ASUS Mobility Kiosk

Viewers

SM North EDSA

Asus Concept Store

Villman

SM Megamall

ASUS Shop in Shop – Lounge

Villman

Gaisano Mall Davao

ASUS Mobility Kiosk

Wiltelcom

SM Taytay

ASUS Mobility Kiosk

Wirecomm

SM City Rosales

ASUS Mobility Kiosk

Wow Mobile

NCCC Mall of Davao

ASUS Mobility Kiosk

Y Telecom

 

NOTES TO EDITORS

ASUS Global Press Room: http://press.asus.com

ASUS PH Facebook: http://www.facebook.com/ASUSph

ASUS PH Twitter: http://www.twitter.com/ASUSph

ACUS PH Instagram: http://www.instagram.com/ASUSph

ASUS Zenvolution.ph: zenvolution.ph

 

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About ASUS

ASUS is a worldwide top-three consumer notebook vendor and maker of the world’s best-selling, most award-winning motherboards. A leading enterprise in the new digital era, ASUS designs and manufactures products that perfectly meet the needs of today’s digital home and office, with a broad portfolio that includes motherboards, graphics cards, optical drives, displays, desktop and all-in-one PCs, notebooks, netbooks, servers, multimedia devices, wireless solutions, networking devices, tablets, smartphones and wearables. Driven by innovation and committed to quality, ASUS won 4,368 awards in 2015 and is widely credited with revolutionizing the PC industry with its Eee PC. ASUS has more than 17,000 employees around the globe with a world-class R&D team of over 5,500 engineers. Company revenue for 2015 was approximately US$14 billion.

 

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Asus PH to open its 1st ROG flagship concept store on July 2016


ASUS Republic of Gamers (ROG), the world’s undisputed No. 1 gaming brand worldwide.

They will also open its 1st flagship concept store in the Philippines this July 16. Which will be located at the 4th Floor of SM Cyberzone, Building B SM Megamall in Mandaluyong City.

Filipino gamers and enthusiast who visit the ROG concept store will be enthralled to experience ROG’s unrivalled products and gaming innovation hands-on, it will answer the cravings of the most hardcore Pinoy gamers and enthusiasts seeking access to a high-end and reliable gaming technology and peripherals.

Aside from the blessing of the new ASUS ROG concept store, Asus will having a special promo on its opening day with ROG Freebies for visitors with ASUS ROG’s kick-off promos:

  • 1st five (5) customers to purchase an ROG monitor will get an ROG Hoodies
  • 1st ten (10) customers to purchase any ROG motherboard / graphics card or ROG STRIX graphics card will get an ROG exclusive designed shirt.
  • 1st twenty (20) customers to purchase any ROG mouse or STRIX peripherals will get a limited edition ROG lanyard.

 

 

 

 

 

AVAILABILITY & PRICING
Tune into ASUS and ROG Philippines’ social media pages for more information on local pricing, availability and other updates.

 

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ASUS Philippines Announces


ASUS Philippines Announces the Availability of the New ZenPad Tablets

ZenPad is a series of premium tablets that combine refined styling with incredible entertainment and productivity capabilities to redefine the tablet experience and bring true luxury to consumers.

Manila, Philippines (July 30, 2015) ZenPad is the world’s first tablet to feature an innovative interchangeable cover design that lets users easily customize their tablet with functional back covers. These can provide extra features and additional color options, while perfectly matching ZenPad’s looks. ASUS ZenPad also boasts of ASUS’ VisualMaster technology for incredible viewing experience, ASUS’ famous camera innovation — the ASUS PixelMaster technology and an incredible cinematic audio feature while still allowing users to enjoy unprecedented performance.

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A Vivid and Rich HDTV Tablet Experience

ASUS VisualMaster is a suite of exclusive visual enhancement technologies that combine hardware and software to optimize all aspects of the display — including contrast, sharpness, color, clarity, and brightness — resulting in an incredibly realistic viewing experience. With ASUS VisualMaster, it’s just like being there.

PixelMaster — Professional-looking Photos, Every Time

The ZenPad features PixelMaster, an exclusive ASUS camera technology comprising set of features including low-light mode that improves camera performance and make it easier for users to capture great photos and videos.

Low-light Mode significantly increases camera performance in poorly lit scenes. By merging adjacent pixels, the camera increases light sensitivity by up to 400% and contrast up to 200%, resulting in clear and bright low-light shots without the need for a flash. Electronic Image Stabilizer (EIS) improves low-light performance even further resulting in sharper, non-blurry photos. Low-light mode is also available when shooting video.

Cinematic Audio Experience

Complementing its stunning display, ZenPad is the world’s first tablet to integrate DTS Premium Sound™ technology for incredible audio. The built-in DTS-HD coder-decoder (codec) provides high-fidelity sound from all types of multimedia content, and lets users play back or stream movies and music with up to 5.1 channels of DTS surround sound to a connected audio system. ZenPad also includes DTS Sound Studio™ to transform stereo audio into virtual surround-sound that users can enjoy either through ZenPad’s speakers or using headphones for immersive entertainment experiences at home or on the go.

Top notch performance with Intel’s latest Atom X3 processor

The ZenPad is equipped with Intel’s new Atom X3 processor that has world-class performance and network coverage. It is also Intel’s new system-on-a-chip (SoC) dedicated for entry-level tablets, phablets and smartphones.

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ZenPad S 8.0 (Z3580CA)

ZenPad S 8.0 offers the premium ZenPad experience, delivering ultimate style and beauty together with extreme performance. Featuring a gorgeous, Zen-inspired design that fuses aesthetics with functionality, ZenPad S 8.0 is crafted with clean lines, a metallic finish enhanced by an exquisite hairline pattern, and brilliant diamond-cut edges. Just 6.6mm thin and weighing only 298g, it is extremely thin and lightweight, making it perfect to take anywhere and comfortable to hold and use for long periods of time.

ZenPad S 8.0 is equipped with a 2K QXGA (1536x 2048) IPS display with a wide 178-degree viewing angle and an incredible 324ppi pixel density for a stunning, beautifully-detailed viewing experience. It also comes with ASUS Tru2Life Plus, which includes all the benefits of Tru2Life and also improves video with fast action scenes by reducing blur, resulting in for smooth, detailed motion. ZenPad S 8.0 takes tablet performance to the next level. It is powered by a 64-bit Intel® Atom™ Z3580 processor and is the world’s first 8-inch tablet with 4GB of RAM, delivering blazingly fast performance when running the most demanding games and apps, and offering incredibly smooth multitasking.

ZenPad 7.0 (Z370CG) Bigger while Smaller

ASUS ZenPad 7.0 is a 7-inch tablet with a body that’s as small as that of a traditional 7-inch device. This incredible engineering achievement was made possible by reducing the bezel width to the bare minimum, giving ASUS ZenPad 7.0 a remarkable 72% screen-to-body ratio. Connect with your friends via text messages and calls through its 3G functionality.

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ZenPad C 7.0 (Z170CG) Overview Stylish 7-inch value tablet delivers all-around entertainment

The design of ASUS ZenPad C 7.0 carries modern influences and a simple, clean look that gives it a universal and stylish appeal. It boasts of great performance and entertainment features that makes it an all-around value tablet in an elegant design.

Specifications:

ZE580CA

OS

Android Lollipop

Display

8“ LED Backlight IPS panel; 2048×1536 (QXGA); 4:3; Glare type

10 finger multi-touch support; Active stylus support

TP Full-Lamination bonding technology

Pixelworks Iris2 Image processor for ASUS Intelligent

CPU

Intel Moorefield Quad-Core 2.3GHz CPU; 64bit

Memory

4GB

Storage

64 GB eMMC

5GB Life Time ASUS Webstorage Space ; with an additional 11GB for the first year

100GB of Google Drive space for 2 years*

Graphic

IMG PowerVR Series 6 – G6430

Wireless Data Network

WLAN 802.11 a/b/g/n & ac, Bluetooth V4.0 + BLE

Support Miracast

Camera

5 MP Front Camera ( 720p Video Recording )

8 MP Rear Camera ( 1080p Video Recording )

Audio

Dual Front Stereo Speakers with SonicMaster & DTS

Interface

1 × Type C USB

1 × 2-in-1 Audio Jack (Headphone / Mic-in)

1 × Micro SD Card Reader, up to 128GB (SDXC)

1 × Digital Microphone

Sensor

G-Sensor/ E-compass / GPS / Light / Hall Sensor

Battery

9 hours 15.2 Wh Li-polymer Battery

Navigation

GPS & GLONASS

Colors

Black, White

Dimensions & Weight

203.2x 134.5x 6.6mm (TBD); 298g

SRP, Availability

Coming Soon

Z370CG

Colors

Black; White, Aurora Metallic

Display

7″ LED Backlight IPS panel, 1280 x 800; HD

Touch panel:

Capacitive touch panel with 10 points multi-touch function

Coating for anti-fingerprint

Dimensions

189mm (L) x 110.9mm (W) x 8.75mm (H)

Touch wake up/commands

Yes

Weight

272g

Battery Pack & Life

13Wh, 3450mAh(non-removable polymer battery)>9hr , target 10hr @ 100nits, 720p, playback

Processor

Intel SoFIA 3G-R C3230RK Quad-Core Processor

Graphics

Mali- 450

Main Memory

On Board LPDDR3, 2GB

Sensor

1. G-Sensor

2. E-compass

3. GPS

4. Light

5. Proximity

6. Hall Sensor

Storage

EMCP 16GB

(5GB of ASUS WebStorage space for life; with an additional 11GB for the 1st year)

WLAN

802.11 b/g/n

Wi-Fi Antenna*1

Bluetooth

BT 4.0+BLE

Voice function

Yes

SIM card

Yes

SIM card slot

Yes, Dual Sim

GPS

GPS, aGPS & Glonass

Card Reader

MicroSD(up to 128GB) , Support SD eXtended Capacity

Interface

1 x micro USB

1 x Audio jack: Head phone/Mic

1 x Card reader (Micro-SD), support Up to 128G SDXC

Camera

Front Camera: 2MP with 720p video recording

Rear Camera:

8 MP Auto Focus with 1080p video recording

Vibrator

Yes

Receiver

Yes, Build in with Speaker

Audio

Audio CODEC (GOOGLE CTS minimum request)

Build-in high quality speaker x 1 Front speaker

Microphone

Analog Microphone*1

Accessory in Box

User Manual, USB Cable, Adaptor, Warranty Card,

Support OS

Android Lollipop 5.0

AC adapter

Output: 5.2V 1.35A 7W with USB jack

Input: 100-240V AC, 50/60HZ universal

SRP, Availability

PHP 7,995.00

Z170CG

Colors

Charcoal Black, Pearl White, Glamour Red, Aurora Metallic

Display

7″ IPS, LED backlight

1024 * 600, WSVGA, 16:9

MIPI interface

300nits (Typical), contrast 600:1

Touch panel: Capacitive touch panel with 10 points multi-touch function

Full lamination

Anti-fingerprint coating

Dimensions

189 mm (L) x 108 mm (W) x 8.4 mm (H)

Weight

265g

Battery Pack & Life

13W, 3450mAh

Polymer battery

720p video playback with WiFi: 9hr

Wifi browsing: 9.6 hr

3G talk time: 29hrs

3G standby time: 618hrs

Processor

Intel® Atom™ x3-C3230

Quad Core, 64-bit

Graphics

Mali 450 MP4

Modem

built-in SoC

HSPA+ DL: 21Mbps, UL: 5.76Mbps

Voice function

Yes

Main Memory

LPDDR3 1GB

Storage

eMCP 16GB

ASUS Webstorage: 5GB space for life time

with an additional 11GB for the first year

WLAN

Wifi 802.11 bgn (Intel A-Gold 620)

Wi-Fi Antenna*1, Single Band

Bluetooth

BT4.0 (Intel A-Gold 620)

FM

No

Messaging

SMS/MMS/IM/Email

GPS/Glonass/AGPS

GPS/Glonass/AGPS (Intel A-Gold 620)

G-sensor

Yes

Card Reader

MicroSD(up to 64GB SDHC)

I/O port

1 x micro USB USB Host

1 x Audio jack: Head phone/Mic

1 x Card reader (Micro-SD)

SIM Card

Yes, Dual Sim

Camera

Front Camera: 0.3M, 640×480@30fps video, F2.8

Rear Camera: 2M Fix Focus, F2.8, 720p@30fps

Vibrator

Yes

Reciever

Yes, same as speaker

Audio

Audio CODEC (GOOGLE CTS minimum request)

Build-in high quality speaker * 1 (mono)

(Front side output)

DTS-HD & DTS Studio Sound

Microphone

Analog Microphone * 1

Accessores in Box

User Manual, USB Cable, Adaptor, Warranty Card

Support OS

Android Lollipop 5.0

Software Certification

1. Wi-Fi/Wi-Fi Direct/Miracast

2. Bluetooth QDL(BT4.0)

SRP, Availability

PHP 5,995.00, available now

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About ASUS

ASUS is a worldwide top-three consumer notebook vendor and maker of the world’s best-selling, most award-winning motherboards. A leading enterprise in the new digital era, ASUS designs and manufactures products that perfectly meet the needs of today’s digital home and office, with a broad portfolio that includes motherboards, graphics cards, optical drives, displays, desktop and all-in-one PCs, notebooks, netbooks, servers, multimedia devices, wireless solutions, networking devices, tablets and smartphones. Driven by innovation and committed to quality, ASUS won 4,256 awards in 2013 and is widely credited with revolutionizing the PC industry with its Eee PC™. ASUS has more than 13,600 employees around the globe with a world-class R&D team of 4,500 engineers. Company revenue for 2013 was approximately US$14 billion

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ZenPad ASUS tablet


Customize your ZenPad with these exclusive ASUS tablet accessories

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One of the key features of ASUS smartphones and tablets is its customization, the ZenUI enables you to tweak its fonts and themes that suit your taste, and with these new accessories it makes your tablet experience even better.

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The Ultimate in Customization

ASUS ZenPad features an innovative interchangeable design that lets you easily customize your tablet with functional cases that provide extra features and additional color options, while perfectly matching ASUS ZenPad’s look.

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A Premium Fashion Accessory for ASUS ZenPad

ASUS Zen Clutch is a fashion-forward cover that combines elegant styling with premium materials to provide a sophisticated carrying and protection solution for ASUS ZenPad. Featuring a fine leather finish available in three vibrant colors that perfectly match ASUS ZenPad, ASUS Zen Clutch has a luxurious look and feel to express your sense of style. Its unique folding design doubles as a convenient stand for typing or watching videos.

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Vibrant colors for your unique style

ASUS Zen Case is an easily changeable back case beautifully designed with a fine leather pattern and available in five attractive colors to match your style. Choices include Black, White, Aurora Metallic, Blue and Orange.

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Stay charged while on the go

ASUS Power Case extends ZenPad’s battery life by up to 15 hours to easily get you through the day. This beautifully designed case seamlessly attaches to ASUS ZenPad, perfectly matching its look and maintaining its compact size.

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Immersive 5.1 Channel Surround Sound

ASUS Audio Cover brings immersive 5.1-channel surround sound to ASUS ZenPad for an incredible mobile entertainment experience.

 

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About ASUS

ASUS is a worldwide top-three consumer notebook vendor and maker of the world’s best-selling, most award-winning motherboards. A leading enterprise in the new digital era, ASUS designs and manufactures products that perfectly meet the needs of today’s digital home and office, with a broad portfolio that includes motherboards, graphics cards, optical drives, displays, desktop and all-in-one PCs, notebooks, netbooks, servers, multimedia devices, wireless solutions, networking devices, tablets and smartphones. Driven by innovation and committed to quality, ASUS won 4,256 awards in 2013 and is widely credited with revolutionizing the PC industry with its Eee PC™. ASUS has more than 13,600 employees around the globe with a world-class R&D team of 4,500 engineers. Company revenue for 2013 was approximately US$14 billion

 

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ASUS Showcases MiniPCs for Work and Play


Manila, Philippines (19thApril, 2015) — ASUS, a global leader in consumer electronics, showcased their compact and elegantly designed MiniPCs last Friday, April 17, 2015. Held in R Space, Makati City, ASUS invited members of the media to try out and test products built and designed for a variety of applications at home and at work.

ASUS ROG GR8

Play Without Limits with the ASUS Republic of Gamers (ROG) GR8

Compact, stylish, and powerful, the ROGGR8 blends console size with gaming PC specs. Having a chassis with a volume of only 2.5 liters, the ROG GR8 is built with mobility in mind, without holding back on hardware. With an Intel Core-i7 processor and an Nvidia GTX 750Ti graphics card, the ROG GR8 is more than adequate to run the latest games in high detail and at 1080p resolution. This high-performance PC also incorporates ROG gaming features such as the Sonic Radar II, GameFirst III, and Sonic Studio.

The ROG GR8 comes with an ASUS M801 mechanical keyboard and an ROG Gladius mouse.

Great Things Come in Small Packages

A small PC made for design and functionality, the ASUS VivoPC offers userswith a variety of solutions for everyday computing. Occupying a space smaller than an A4 paper, the VivoPC is perfect for inconspicuous placing, be it behind monitors or TVs via VESA mounts, underneath desks, or simply on tabletops.

ASUS VivoPC

Unlike other compact PCs where upgrade is a concern, the VivoPC’s storage and memory can be changed depending on the user’s liking. It can accommodate a single 3.5” desktop HDD, or two 2.5” HDDs or SSDs while its memory can be upgraded up to 16GB. It is also compatible with the latest 802.11ac standard for high-speed wireless connectivity.

With its elegant design and upgradeability, the ASUS VivoPC stands as one of the most versatile, compact desktops in the market.

Get the Full Experience of Google’s ChromeOS in the ASUS ChromeBox

The perfect partner for those looking out for the best Chrome OS experience, the ASUS Chromebox blends efficiency with formidable hardware. Google’s Chrome OS promises speed with constant updates in security, supported with a wide variety of applications. This little box is powered by an Intel Core-i7 processor for speed, further complimented with 4GB of RAM and 16GB of SSD storage.

Small Size Without Compromise

ASUS VivoMini

If the VivoPC is not small enough for your taste, then the ASUS VivoMini will definitely sate it. Despite having a smaller size than its larger counterparts, the VivoMini does notskimp on neither performance nor functionality. It is equipped with Intel Core-i processors with 4GB of RAM which can further be upgraded to 16GB. For storage, it utilizes a 32GB mSATA SSD which is also upgradeable to 256GB.

As a PC with size-defying functionality, the VivoMini supports 4K and up to three independent displays. It also operates silently, generating only 18.5dB and consuming 6.95W at idle.

 

AVAILABILITY & PRICING

Please refer to the table below:

SRP

Where to Buy

ROG GR8 (comes with an ASUS M801 Mechanical Keyboard and ROG Gladius Mouse)

PhP 57,990

PC Express, Villman, Thinking Tools Cebu

ASUS VivoPC (comes with ASUS Wireless Keyboard and Mouse)

Starts at PhP 16,990

PC Express, Villman, Gigahertz, Octagon, PC Square, BCG Computers,PC Cartel, Infoworx, Concept, IECC, Thinking Tools, Gaisano, Laser Marketing, Columbia Computers

ASUS Chromebox (with Wireless Keyboard and Mouse, Web Camera, Speaker, and Remote)

PHP 48,099

TBD

ASUS VivoMini

TBD

TBD

 

 

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ASUS Limited 20th Anniversary Gold Edition GTX 980


ASUS Announces Limited 20th Anniversary Gold Edition GTX 980
in Celebration of Continuous Graphics Card Innovation and Quality

KEY POINTS

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· ASUS releases limited 20th Anniversary Gold Edition GTX 980 — fastest GTX 980 graphics card with ASUS-exclusive,award-winning technology

· ASUS is the best-selling and most award-winning graphics card brand, and is the most popular brand in 3DMark benchmarking

Manila, Philippines (15thApril, 2015) — ASUS is celebrating 20 years of producing the world’s most award-winning and innovative graphics cards with the release of a special limited 20th Anniversary Gold Edition GTX 980 graphics card. Featuring the latest NVIDIA® GeForce® GTX 980 graphics-processing unit (GPU) — clocked at 1431 MHz — combined with exclusive ASUS technologies, this meticulously-crafted and highly-collectable graphics card continues the pioneering ASUS spirit of developing the world’s fastest, most-innovative graphics cards. As part of the 20th anniversary celebration, ASUS also released special white editions of the Turbo Series of graphics cards that have an innovative modern blower design for superior Scalable Link Interface (SLI) configurations.

ASUS has a rich history of pioneering innovationsthat are showcased in theexclusive new 20th Anniversary Gold Edition GTX 980 graphics card, such as Memory Defroster, DirectCU cooling, 0dB fan technology, Digi+ voltage-regulator module (VRM) technology with Super Alloy Power components, and the GPU Tweak system monitoring and tuning utility. It is innovations such as these that have made ASUS the worldwide leader in producing the fastest, coolest, and quietest graphics cards available.

Since 1996, ASUS has repeatedly created graphics card history with many industry-first innovations that enhance the gaming and overclocking experience, including:

· 1998: Established an industry standard by creating the first graphics card with a fan-enhancedheatsink for optimal cooling and stability.

· 2002: Established an industry standard by delivering the first graphics card with premium black PCB.

· 2007: Released the first external graphics card — the XG Station — featuring a physical dial to let users control clock speed, and a screen to show graphics-related information, such as GPU temperatures and fan speed.

· 2008: Released the first Republic of Gamers(ROG) graphics card,the ROG Matrix EN9600/EN9800 GT. Designed for user-friendly overclocking and blisteringly-fast speed out of the box, ROG Matrix EN9600/EN9800 GT set the trend for all future ROG graphics cards.

· 2010: Established an industry standard by creating the first direct-contact, GPU-to-copper-heat-pipe cooling solution.

· 2011: Established an industry standard bydeveloping Super Alloy Power components, which ensure maximum performance and lifespan with minimal power loss and thermal levels. Super Alloy Power componentsare still used on all ASUS graphics cards today.

· 2013: Established an industry standard with the first hybrid air/liquid cooling solution on a graphics card, the ROG Poseidon.

· 2014: Established an industry standard with the release of the Strix Gaming Series,advancing DirectCU technology with the addition of its innovative 0dB-fan technology that lets gamers enjoy gaming in complete silence.

This commitment to innovation, quality, and performance has built a strong reputation for ASUS graphics cards in the eyes of consumers and journalists alike. Gamers and power users prefer ASUS graphics cards for their incredible performance. ASUS is the best-selling and most award-winning graphics card brand, and is the most popular brand in 3DMark® benchmarking by users on the HWBot overclocking website.[1]

For more information, visit the ASUS graphics cards 20th Anniversary Campaign site:http://www.asus.com/event/VGA/20THANNIVERSARY

AVAILABILITY & PRICING

The ASUS GTX 980 Gold Edition (PhP 38,300)and theGTX 970 Turbo Series (PhP 18,980) will be available in the Philippines on June 2015.

20th Anniversary Campaign Site: http://www.asus.com/event/VGA/20THANNIVERSARY

ASUS Global Press Room: http://press.asus.com

ASUS Global Facebook: http://www.facebook.com/ASUS

ASUS Global Twitter: http://www.twitter.com/ASUS

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SPECIFICATIONS[2]

ASUS GTX 980 Gold Edition

Graphics Engine

NVIDIA® GeForce® GTX™ 980

Bus Standard

PCI Express® 3.0

OpenGL

OpenGL® 4.4

Video Memory

4GB GDDR5

GPU Clock

1431MHz

CUDA cores

2048

Memory Clock

7010MHz (GDDR5)

Memory Interface

256-bit

DVI Output

1 x Native Dual-link DVI-I

HDMI Output

1 x Native HDMI 2.0

HDCP compliant

Yes

DisplayPort

3 x Native DisplayPort 1.2

Adapter/Cable Bundled

1x DVI to VGA Adapter

Software Bundled

ASUS GPU Tweak & Driver

ASUS Turbo GTX 970

Graphics Engine

NVIDIA® GeForce® GTX™ 970

Bus Standard

PCI Express® 3.0

OpenGL

OpenGL 4.4

Video Memory

4GB GDDR5

GPU Boost Clock

1228MHz

GPU Base Clock

1088MHz

CUDA cores

1664

Memory Clock

7010MHz

Memory Interface

256-bit

DVI Output

1 x Native Dual-link DVI-I

1 x Native Dual-link DVI-D

HDMI Output

1 x Native HDMI 2.0

HDCP compliant

Yes

DisplayPort

1 x Native DisplayPort 1.2

Software Bundled

ASUS GPU Tweak & Driver

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ASUS is a worldwide top-three consumer notebook vendor and maker of the world’s best-selling, most award-winning motherboards. A leading enterprise in the new digital era, ASUS designs and manufactures products that perfectly meet the needs of today’s digital home and office, with a broad portfolio that includes motherboards, graphics cards, optical drives, displays, desktop and all-in-one PCs, notebooks, netbooks, servers, multimedia devices, wireless solutions, networking devices, tablets, smartphones and wearables. Driven by innovation and committed to quality, ASUS won 4,326 awards in 2014 and is widely credited with revolutionizing the PC industry with its Eee PC™. ASUS has more than 13,600 employees around the globe with a world-class R&D team of 4,500 engineers. Company revenue for 2014 was approximately US$14.5 billion.


[1]Ranking as of January 14th, 2015

[2]Specifications, content and product availability are all subject to change without notice and may differ from country to country. Actual performance may vary depending on applications, usage, environment and other factors. Full specifications are available at http://www.asus.com

 

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