- News tagged "asus"
Saturday, 9 Jun 2012
If you thought the Maximus V Formula was awesome, then the Extreme takes things over the top. This ROG (Republic of Gamers) motherboard comes with the most number of options for connectivity and expansion (five PEG slots). It is also the first ROG motherboard equipped with a Thunderbolt port. We detail more comparison notes.
Thursday, 7 Jun 2012
Although NVIDIA controls the design and availability of the GeForce GTX 690, ASUS skirted around this with the successor to the powerful Mars II. The new Mars III made an appearance at Computex 2012 boasting dual GeForce GTX 680 GPUs (which is essentially a GTX 690), but with full custom design and a sizable 8GB video memory!
Wednesday, 6 Jun 2012
The ASUS Zeus is an Intel X79-based motherboard that features dual-GPU onboard graphics that are PCIe Gen 3 compliant. Supporting up to 128GB of quad-channel memory, the board literally goes overboard with ten SATA 6Gbps connectors and twelve USB 3.0 ports (six rear, six via onboard headers).
Based on the Intel Z77 Chipset, the ROG Maximus V Formula Gaming motherboard supports both second and third gen Intel Core processors, and employs Fusion Thermo, an exclusive dual configuration which provides both air and water cooling. SupremeFX IV audio and GameFirst II further add-on to the board's impressive feature list.
Equipped with some of the highest rated hardware specs for a branded gaming desktop system this side of Asia, the ROG Tytan CG8890 tops itself by physically transforming to a turbo-boost mode upon a button press. More details inside.
Tuesday, 5 Jun 2012
ASUS further fortified their excellent range of graphics cards with an overclocker-crazy ROG Matrix 7970, which is based off AMD's top single GPU - the Radeon HD 7970. Go on, we know you want to check it out!
Add-in card partners including ASUS, Palit, and Zotac, have extended their GeForce GT 600 series with their GeForce GT 640 graphics cards which adopt the NVIDIA Kepler architecture and come with support for DX11, Blu-ray 3D, and incorporate technologies like Adaptive Vertical Sync and FXAA.
With edge-to-edge bezel-free screens, the new Designo 27-inch MX279H and 23-inch MX239H displays feature the ASUS SonicMaster technology which delivers amazing lifelike audio, and dual HDMI inputs, which offer flexible connectivity options.
Experience Windows RT with the NVIDIA Tegra-Powered ASUS Tablet 600. The 600 comes with its keyboard dock with a track pad for productivity computing, at the same time extending the usage of the Tablet 600 with the dock's built-in battery.
An innovative new dual-display screen from ASUS, the Taichi is a lightweight ultrabook that features these LED-backlit IPS, full 1080p screens back-to-back. The Taichi blurs the line between an ultrabook and a tablet; it even takes that integration of the two to a new level.