Asus Previews ‘World’s Fastest’ Wi-Fi Router, Smart Watch, More at IFA

A miniature Windows 10 "stick" PC, a smart watch with two-day battery life and the "world's fastest" Wi-Fi router (pictured) were among the new devices showcased by Asus at a preview event today at the IFA 2015 consumer electronics show in Berlin.

The new mobile and computing devices unveiled by Asus feature sixth-generation Intel Core processors, which also made their debut at an IFA preview event. Asus said the two companies collaborated closely on its new Intel-based products.

Asus' new lineup includes the Zen AiO S all-in-one Windows 10 PC, the ZenPad S 8.0 Android tablet and the Android Wear-powered ZenWatch 2, an updated version of the company's previous smart watch. Also unveiled was the RT-AC5300, an eight-antenna, tri-band wireless router that Asus said can support connection speeds of up to 5334 Mbps.

'Just Like Sci-Fi'

The company's new products will provide "the most intuitive user experiences" while also delivering "empowering luxury," said Asus Chairman Jonney Shih, who led the press event.

The first models in Asus' new Zen AiO S series of all-in-one PCs include the 23.8-inch Zen AiO S Z240IC and the 21.5-inch Zen AiO S Z220IC. Each features an aluminum, brushed-metal finish in a color described as "icicle gold," with 32 GB of memory, Nvidia GeForce GTX 960 graphics, six-speaker sound system and USB 3.1 type-C ports.

The new PCs will also come with the option of an Intel RealSense camera, which supports 3D capture and scanning as well as face-based biometric login "just like in the sci-fi movies," Shih said.

Prices for the PCs in Europe will range from €1099 ($1,233) to €1,499 ($1,683); prices for the devices in the U.S. have not yet been released.

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