Tag: Asus

PC shipments grew in Q3 2019 thanks to Windows 10 refresh

The PC market grew between 1% and 3% in Q3 2019, according to research firms Gartner and IDC. After six years of quarterly PC shipment declines, 2018 was mixed, with negative, flat, and positive quarters. 2019 is doing slightly better: Q1 was negative but Q2 and Q3 were positive. Gartner and IDC analysts pointed to […]

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IFA 2019 highlights: Amazon Fire TV Cube, LG Dual Screen, and Huawei Kirin 990 5G

IFA, or Internationale Funkausstellung Berlin, began humbly in 1924 as an international radio exhibition. Since then, it’s grown into one of the largest annual consumer electronics shows anywhere, with more than 200,000 visitors anticipated over the next few days. The Berlin expo is a who’s who of the appliance and device makers, with the likes […]

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Asus’ 300Hz laptop displays headline new desktops, monitors, and more

IFA 2019, Europe’s largest annual tech conference, is nearly upon us, and Asus has wasted no time taking the wraps off its coming laptops, displays, and desktops. This morning, it showcased screens with 300Hz refresh rates in select Zephyrus S and Strix models and announced the availability of a new colorway for its Zephyrus M […]

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Tencent reveals Republic of Gamers Phone II, with high-end features for mobile gamers

Tencent and Asus revealed the latest Republic of Gamers (ROG) Phone II smartphone for gamers in China. The smartphone runs on Qualcomm’s flagship chip, the Snapdragon 855 Plus mobile platform. The ROG Phone II features Pixelworks’ Soft Iris enhanced dynamic range capability, which exposes richer color and highlights, revealing greater detail in dark areas for […]

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Gartner: PC shipments grew 1.5% in Q2 2019

The PC market rebounded slightly in Q2, according to research firms Gartner and IDC. After six years of quarterly PC shipment declines, 2018 was mixed, with negative, flat, and positive quarters. 2019 is shaping up similarly: Q1 was negative and Q2 is positive, just like in 2018. Gartner analysts pointed to the Windows 10 refresh […]

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