Progress without excess: review of the ROG Strix SCAR 17 (2023) gaming laptop from ASUS

Manufacturers of gaming laptops are in no hurry to abandon the classic versions of the “desktop substitute” sizes, so there are currently many diagonals in the portfolio of top brands. For example, 18-inch options have not completely replaced the usual seven-inch format, so choosing such a laptop can provide a ... Read more

Lenovo sues ASUS for patent infringement

On November 15, Lenovo filed a patent infringement lawsuit with the US International Trade Commission (ITC) against ASUSTeK Computer Inc. and ASUS Computer International. The company announced this in an official press release. The lawsuit alleges infringement of various Lenovo patents related to software, hardware and connectivity in various ASUS ... Read more

ASUS announces Dual GeForce RTX 4060 Ti SSD with M.2 connector for NVMe drives

ASUS has officially launched its latest development with interesting functionality. The Dual GeForce RTX 4060 Ti SSD graphics card is equipped with an M.2 slot and allows you to connect a high-speed NVMe drive. This concept was first shown by the developers back in early July, and now the company ... Read more

ASUS motherboard stylized as Evangelion attracted a lot of attention due to a bug

The ROG Maximus Z790 Hero Eva-02 Edition motherboard from ASUS has attracted a lot of attention from the community, but it’s because of a very unobvious problem. The developers misspelled the word Evangelion and wrote EvangeNlion instead. As reported by PC Gamer, the misspelling was initially also seen on the ... Read more

For home office and small business: review of the ASUS ExpertWiFi EBR63 Wi-Fi router

ASUS has long had in stock not only products for ordinary users, but also solutions for businesses. For example, we occasionally receive Expertbook laptops of various modifications (1, 2, 3) which offer good opportunities for both work and “home” tasks. However, the manufacturer is no longer limiting its lineup to ... Read more

ASUS ProArt Display PA278CGV monitor review

The ProArt series in the ASUS product line consists of devices designed for professionals, mainly content creators. Interestingly, the new monitor ProArt Display PA278CGV has rather “hybrid” characteristics: in addition to purely working tools, it also has a typical gaming IPS panel with a diagonal of 27 inches, a resolution ... Read more

ASUS introduces RTX 4060 Ti graphics card with integrated M.2 SSD slot

ASUS has expanded its lineup of graphics cards with the introduction of the Dual GeForce RTX 4060 Ti with an integrated PCIe M.2 SSD slot. This design choice represents a departure from traditional graphics card layouts, providing users with the additional option of installing an SSD directly on the graphics ... Read more

ASUS ROG Strix Scope II 96 Wireless gaming keyboard review

The new gaming keyboard ASUS ROG Strix Scope II 96 Wireless, despite its name, looks more like the last year’s ROG Strix Scope RX TKL Wireless Deluxe, and another model of this manufacturer – ROG Azoth. It seems that Azoth was so successful that it was used as the basis ... Read more

ASUS ROG STRIX Z790-E GAMING WIFI II motherboard review: timely reinforcement

Intel has recently introduced a new line of 14th generation Core desktop processors. The updated series of chips codenamed Raptor Lake Refresh is designed for the existing LGA1700 platform and works with motherboards based on Intel 600/700 chipsets. However, the new enthusiast models with unlocked multipliers have a considerable power ... Read more

First look at the Intel Core i9-14900K: 6 GHz for the people!

Intel has introduced a line of 14th generation Core desktop processors. The chips codenamed Raptor Lake Refresh extend the cadence of the current LGA1700 platform. This time, the update is more like a cosmetic refinement of the previous generation CPU. However, higher frequencies, certain optimizations, and, in some cases, functional ... Read more

ASUS will offer a full line of Intel NUC devices with a focus on business users

ASUS announced today that it has signed a formal agreement with Intel Corporation that marks the completion of the Intel Next Unit of Computing (NUC) product line. ASUS already manufactures and sells Intel NUC devices with 10th-13th generation processors and will develop future NUC systems. “I am confident that this ... Read more

From macOS to Windows: experience of using ASUS Zenbook S 13 OLED

The Zenbook S 13 OLED is a very compact 13-inch Windows 11 laptop that I first managed to test this spring, and then I remembered the model as a rather interesting alternative to the MacBook Air. So I decided to try it out in this role: to switch to the ... Read more

ASUS TUF Gaming AS1000 1TB portable drive review: metal power

External portable drives are increasingly becoming indispensable devices for storing and transferring large amounts of data. Compact, convenient, fast, versatile SSDs seem to leave no chance for hard drives that were actively used for similar tasks even in this category. The available range of flash drives is very wide, and ... Read more

ASUS ExpertBook B9 OLED (B9403) – a laptop for business and beyond

Corporate laptops are a special category with higher requirements than regular models. The obvious requirements of performance and battery life are complemented by reliability and durability, as well as additional information security features. ASUS has a corresponding line of ExpertBook laptops that meet these requirements. And today we’re going to ... Read more

ASUS ROG Rapture GT6 gaming Mesh system review

It is hard to imagine a modern comfortable life without Wi-Fi. Moreover, Ukrainian providers, at least in large cities, have been able to offer gigabit connections for several years now, which only improves the user experience. However, not every router is capable of providing large homes with good coverage, which ... Read more

ASUS Zenbook 14 Pro OLED (UX6404) review – creative class

ASUS has updated its premium Zenbook Pro line, designed for professional users, with the Zenbook 14 Pro OLED (UX6404). This is a relatively compact 14.5-inch laptop with an OLED screen, weighing 1.6 kg and packed with powerful components. What it has to offer and whether it’s really suitable for those ... Read more

ASUS Vivobook S15 OLED laptop review: attention to detail

In most laptops, manufacturers often ignore some details that are very rare in Windows laptops in general. For example, try to think of three laptop models that have light sensors (Apple models don’t count). Some may miss biometrics, some have weak displays, some have problems with battery life… But there ... Read more

ROG Flow X13 2023 (GV302) review – 13-inch gaming laptop with NVIDIA RTX 4070

We recently reviewed a relatively compact gaming laptop ROG Zephyrus G14 2023, but this is far from the smallest model for gamers in the ASUS ROG lineup. Another series of the manufacturer boasts the 13-inch ROG Flow X13 2023 (GV302), which, despite its compact size, has a fairly powerful platform ... Read more

ASUS Zenfone 10 may be the last smartphone in the series, the company wants to shift focus to ROG Phone

According to Taiwanese media, ASUS has decided to discontinue the Zenfone series, which may make Zenfone 10 the last smartphone in the line. According to insiders, ASUS is undergoing a significant organizational restructuring. This led to a reduction in the number of employees in the company’s computer technology department in ... Read more

ASUS ExpertBook B9 OLED – a light laptop for business, already available in Ukraine

ASUS announces the start of sales in Ukraine of a 14-inch laptop ExpertBook B9 OLED (B9403), aimed at business executives. This is an ultra-light premium laptop (as the manufacturer notes, one of the lightest 14-inch business laptops in the world), the body of which is made of ultra-light and durable ... Read more

This year, ASUS will start production of video cards with no cables

The ASUS wireless graphics card prototype that was mentioned at Computex was shown again at a recent tech conference in China, and according to attendees, the company has announced that it will start production of this model in the fall of 2023. This is reported by ExtremeTech. A video demonstrating ... Read more

Intel licenses the production and sale of NUC mini PCs from ASUS

Intel has agreed to allow ASUS to manufacture and sell Next Unit of Computing (NUC) hardware. According to the non-exclusive license agreement, ASUS will manufacture, sell and support NUC systems of the 10th-13th generations. In addition, ASUS has the opportunity to develop new NUC system designs, which could potentially lead ... Read more

ROG Zephyrus G14 2023 (GA402XY-NC018W) review – a compact gaming laptop for fun and work

ASUS continues to update one of its most successful gaming models, the ROG Zephyrus G14, which has won the favor of users due to its relatively compact size, high-quality screen, fast platform, and good battery life. It would seem that there is not much room for improvement compared to last ... Read more

A router with a mobile modem and Dual WAN – how to stay connected when the local Internet does not work

Lately, we all have been trying to be ready for anything. In case of a power outage, we have generators and charged power banks, and for other critical events, we have a supply of water and food for several days. If you have a problem with home Internet from the ... Read more

ASUS Dual GeForce RTX 4070 OC 12GB video card review: keep your gaming balance

Video cards of the GeForce xx70 series from NVIDIA have always aroused increased interest among demanding but moderate gamers. Models of the “seventies” series were usually allowed to go beyond the usual middle class and get more for a moderate surcharge. In the case of the GeForce RTX 40xx, pricing ... Read more