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We may be moving!

We may be moving to our new site, in the very near future! Our suspicion is growing about the Padfone branding being changed into the Zenfone line-up. Jerry Shen, Asus CEO, said last year that the Padfone line “may” become part of Zenfone Deluxe. So we just give you our readers the heads up. […]

Only a quick mention of Padfone at 1Q 2016 Asus investors conference

We are trying to remain positive on a new Padfone. However the 1Q 2016 investors conference shed no more light. If I was to say hot or cold, I would say cold right now. The Padfone got a mention in a slide, but more as a reflective comment about their innovations from the past. Absolutely […]

Things have been too quiet regarding the new Padfone

This has been interesting. Lots of Zenfone 3 rumors, but nothing regarding the next Padfone. Computex 2016 is in a few weeks and there has been no indication of the new model. So at some point we could start asking about the Padfone S2 and X2. As in, is Asus changing the Padfone branding all […]

Details of Snapdragon 820 processor which is likely powering Padfone X2 and S2

A bit of time has passes since the rumors began floating about the next Padfone (X2 and S2). At that time, the Snapdragon 820 was said to be the processor. We have a few new tidbits about the processor and the benefits it will bring to the new Padfone. These are not confirmed specs, but […]

No new Padfone at CES 2016 but news coming soon

CES 2016 might have been a logic place for Asus to show off their new version of Padfone, but this wasn’t the case. Perhaps it’s just not ready, or perhaps the announcement would get lost in all the noise surrounding CES 2016. Afterall, there are so many products being covered by the media, the Padfone […]

Asus CEO says Padfone likely to become part of Zenfone Deluxe line

So this is an interesting news tidbit. Padfone Deluxe? Is this possibly the direction that Asus CEO Jerry Shen is hinting at? Or is he hinting at the fact that the Zenfone Deluxe smartphones will be compatible with the docking mechanism on the next Padfone S2 or Padfone X2? Here is the original comment: Additionally, […]

New model is Asus Padfone S2 – Rumors and Leaks Begin!

We’ve been watching the goings on with the next Padfone, but ultimately there hasn’t been much news to report. We’ve already discussed the fact that Asus will be keeping this a premium product and will launch only one Padfone per year. So we are just hearing of the Padfone S2 today. This could be considered […]