Asus from Pegasus
When it comes to desktop and laptop computers, there are a lot of brands in the market that you can choose from that are equipped with different specifications and hardware that somehow differ from one another, and today, a lot of Taiwanese brands have been dominating the electronics industry and Asus is one of them. Deriving the name from “Pegasus”, a winged horse from Greek Mythology, Asus began to establish their company in April 2, 1982 and it was founded by T.H. Tung, Ted Hsu, Wayne Hsie, and M.T. Liao. Asus is a Taiwanese computer hardware and electronics company based in Beitou District, Taipei. Asus specializes in the manufacturing of desktops, laptops, notebooks, LED and LCD panels, mobile phones, hardware, and other components as well as multimedia products such as tablet PCs. And because of their countless innovations and developments, Asus became the world’s fifth largest PC vendor by unit sales in 2013.
The Information Technology industry in Taiwan has grown greatly in the past few decades and Taiwan has now become a governing potency in the worldwide market. From what started with only manufacturing motherboards with a not many employees, hard work truly paid off for Asus. Now it is the leading company in terms of technology in Taiwan with more than 12,500 employees around the globe.
Asus: Inspiring and Persistent
By stemming their name with the famous winged horse from Greek Mythology, Pegasus symbolizes wisdom and knowledge while Asus adopted the strength as well as the adventurous spirit of the creature and used these makings to reach new heights with the innovation and development of the products that they make. Their stands firm by their slogan “Inspiring Innovation. Persitent Perfection” by continuously looking for different ways to make their products better. They are one of the pioneering brands and trend setters in the technology industry and they feel the need to do better each time. The hard work that they put in their products as well as the development can be seen in every model that they bring to the market. May it be a desktop hardware, a desktop computer itself, a laptop or mobile phone.
After mastering the art of computer hardware and other computer electronics, Asus then ventured in the world of mobiles. Now, they have a wide range of smartphones that are very competitive with the big boys in the communication technology industry. They’ve also managed to incorporate a tablet with a notebook through their Ultrabook that can be switched from a tablet to a notebook in a jiff! Asus offers laptops of different sizes and specifications that are lightweight but heavy on features and specs.