ASUS ZenWatch

ASUS to discontinue its line of ZenWatch smartwatches?

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Google may be about to lose one of its original Android Wear hardware partners. The hit-and-miss Digitimes reports that ASUS may be about to discontinue its line of ZenWatch smartwatches due to disappointing sales. According to supply chain sources, ASUS is only shipping between 5,000 and 6,000 units of its ZenWatch family of devices per month. Asus unveiled the original ZenWatch […]

ASUS releases ZenWatch FaceDesigner app to create watch faces

ASUS ZenWatch FaceDesigner

The ASUS ZenWatch 2 launched on the Google Store and other retailers in the U.S. earlier this week. If none of the included watch faces appeal to you, ASUS has released an app that just might be able to get you exactly the one you want. Aptly called the ZenWatch FaceDesigner, it lets you design custom watch faces for its latest smartwatch as well […]

ASUS ZenWatch Android Wear 5.1.1 rollout now underway

ASUS ZenWatch

The rollout of Android Wear 5.1.1 (also known as version to the ASUS ZenWatch is now underway. The first reports began to trickle in yesterday via Reddit. This latest update brings a number of new features to the Google wearables platform including Wi-Fi support (a feature that the ZenWatch will not be able to take advantage of unfortunately), low power always-on […]

LG G Watch, LG G Watch R and Asus ZenWatch to miss out on new Android Wear Wi-Fi feature

Android Wear watches

Google this week announced a major update to Android Wear. Among the new features is one that will allow Android Wear watches to connect to a smartphone via Wi-Fi when the two devices are not within Bluetooth range. Unfortunately, while all watches will get the update, not all will be able to take advantage of this feature. Motorola and Sony […]

ASUS could ditch Android Wear over battery life concerns

ASUS ZenWatch

ASUS CEO Jerry Shen has already confirmed what many see as the obvious: The company will release a second generation ZenWatch in the second half of the year. More recently, signs emerged that ASUS was also working on a Windows-powered smartwatch called the ASUS VivoWatch. Speaking at an investor conference yesterday, Shen has confirmed that the company is indeed working […]