Asus Goes All Zen With New PC Laptop; with Not-So Subtle ‘Nudge and Wink’ to Macbook Air

Thursday. 10 November. 2011. 2:48 pm

Cloning its way to Hong Kong the ASUS ZenBook.

They’ve finally done it!

Windows laptop users need not be envious of the MacBook Air any longer. Here is the PC clone of the MBA now available in Hong Kong for all those looking for a PC laptop that is ultra-portable and light (just like the MacBook Air). The Asus ZenBook was recently shown off at AsiaD by Asus Chairman Jonney Shih, where interviewer Walt Mossberg promptly called him out on it by calling it a “MacBook Air Clone.”

But hey, thinner laptops make everyone more productive right? The ZenBook features a sturdy aluminum body with a circular brush metal finish that reflects the Zen ideology of things going in circles. The ultra-portable laptop comes in two screen sizes 11.6” and 13.3” both of which comes in two configurations.

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ASUS Lamborghini Laptop Races Into Hong Kong

Wednesday. 29 September. 2010. 10:20 am

Hot cars, coffee, women and laptops, what else can a geek ask for.

Recently at an event that can only be said to be brimming over with horse power Lamborghini HK and ASUS HK released new models of their high performance products.

From Lamborghini comes the Gallardo, that frankly can best be described as “…….” – yes, we were speechless and text-less. All we can say is take a look at the photo gallery. On ASUS’ side the giant Taiwanese computer maker released two new notebooks the ASUS-Lamborghini VX6 and VX7 that made us just as speechless.

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Asus Taking Pre-Orders for its New Eee Seashell

Tuesday. 26 May. 2009. 10:20 am

Asus’s latest netbook sure catches the “apple” of your eye.


What does this remind you of? To us, it sure looks like Apple’s Macbook Air. However, Asus’s new netbook, the Eee PC 1080HA sure packs some great performance along with its sleek looks.

At only 1″ thin and weighs only 1.1kg, the Asus Seashell is definitely quite portable as well as attractive. Its shiny outside is also matched with its 10.1″ LED Backlight 1024×600 glossy LCD display with a built-in 1.3 mega-pixel webcam.

Inside, it packs an Intel Atom N280 processor, 1GB of DDR2 RAM, and 160GB of hard disk drive storage. On top of that, Asus also offers a complimentary 10GB of free online Eee storage. The netbook comes with the new Asus Super Hybrid Engine to offer the maximum power efficiency, offering an impressive battery life of 6 hours.

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