The Transformer T300 Chi is a good looking laptop that doubles as a tablet. The screen connects to the keyboard using a magnet. This allows users to quickly pull the device apart. Hence the Transformer name.
Last week I was on TV3 Firstline talking about a man who used virtual reality to watch his baby being born, the BlackBerry Classic phone and the Asus Transformer T300 Chi. Both products benefit from being shown on TV. I’ll have more on the Asus device soon. The new BlackBerry a classic reborn?
Asus is best known for mid-price PCs and tablets in New Zealand. It aims to change that with the upmarket Zenbook UX301. Ultrabooks tend to be better made and more elegantly designs than everyday laptops. Asus pulled out the stops building the Zenbook UX301. Like most Ultrabooks it’s well engineered and nice looking. The metal […]
At first glance the Asus Transformer Pad TF103 is a decent low-cost tablet. The specification, build and performance aren’t noticeable better than the multitude of rival Android devices aiming at the same market. However, the value is undeniably ahead of the competition. Asus’s New Zealand NZ$500 asking price buys a ten inch tablet and a decent, hard […]
Asus New Zealand Systems Business Group manager David McKean says Sony and Samsung’s retreat from the laptop market left a gap his company plans to fill. In February Sony sold the Vaio laptop brand to a Japanese investment firm. At the time Sony said it was dropping the underperforming PC business to concentrate on mobile hardware. […]