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ASUS partners Starhub to take Gamers into Cloud

ASUS recently announced a strategic partnership with Starhub to take gamers into cloud, bringing out the gamer in everyone through cloud gaming. With GeForce NOW powered by Starhub, users of ASUS laptops enjoy access to a vast library of over 1,000 games across al their devices, without heavy downloads or dedicated gaming rigs setup. This service is offered exclusively on GameHub+, StarHub’s dedicated platform for gamers.

What is Cloud Gaming all about? They provide a high-quality gaming experience to gamers without the need for high-performance hardware. They are connected to NVIDIA’s RTX serves hosted at Starhub, ASUS users will be able to cloud game at 1090p, 60FPS on their devices. This would allow gamers to play even the latest and most demanding games on silky smooth graphics. This is indeed a gaming-changing move to harness the power of high-speed network and the cloud for gamers to enjoy unrivalled connectivity and entertainment, enabling users of ASUS to game on their ultra-portable laptops such as the ASUS Zenbook and Vivobook.

“ASUS is dedicated in bringing the best innovation and experience to our users and that is why we are excited to be partnering up with StarHub to bring the GeForce NOW Powered by StarHub cloud gaming service for our users to enjoy ultra-quality PC games on an ultra-portable laptop. This collaboration will enable our users to do more with their everyday laptop. With GeForce NOW Powered by StarHub, you don’t need high-performance hardware to have high quality gaming experience.” said Eddie Teng – Head of Marketing, ASUS Singapore.

“Many casual gamers run a risk when purchasing games, and that is whether or not their devices will be able to support the higher-end titles. Partnering ASUS, we are pleased to offer GeForce NOW Powered by StarHub to ASUS users. By shifting game processing to the cloud, gamers can play graphically demanding games without being bogged down by hardware constraints, and immerse themselves in their favorite titles anytime and anywhere.” said Maneesh Varma, Vice President of Marketing and Communications, StarHub.

Play on GeForce NOW

NVIDIA GeForce NOW cloud gaming service works with over 300 publishers including Riot, Ubisoft, Valve, and CD Projekt RED. Over 1,000 premium games, including 80 of the biggest free-to-play games like Apex Legends, Dota 2 and Destiny 2 are currently available. Weekly game releases continue to expand the game library, supported by new features to improve the experience.

Subscribers can link their Steam, Epic Games Store, Ubisoft Connect and more PC games store accounts to GeForce NOW Powered by StarHub and add the titles that they already own to play them across nearly any of their devices.

Exclusive Offers

From 1 April – 30 June 2022, customers who purchase selected ASUS laptops can enjoy a two-month GeForce NOW Powered by StarHub subscription worth S$39.98 at no additional cost. New and existing GeForce NOW Powered by Starhub subscribers can enjoy an additional $100 OFF selected ASUS laptops at the ASUS Online Store by redeeming a unique discount code either through email or in the rewards section of their My StarHub app (for StarHub subscribers).

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ASUS ProArtist Awards 2022 Design Competition

ASUS recently announced the ASUS ProArtist Awards 2022, a global design competition with a theme of Explore Beyond the Limits. This competition is free to enter, it’s open to all enthusiasts and professional creators of all ages, celebrating creativity in all forms from all brilliant minds. The entry submission is open between 1st March and 15th May 2022, the winners and all runners-up will be announced in June 2022.

The ASUS ProArtist Awards 2022 are organized by ASUS in alliance with creative industry leaders Pantone®, Calibrite® and Adobe®, along with the California-based ArtCenter College of Design. The competition is intended to encourage and inspire creators in the four competition categories of Photography, Graphic Design, Film, and Animation, and serves as a free platform for enthusiasts and professionals of all ages from all countries (1) to celebrate their limitless creativity.

Submissions will be closely evaluated by an international panel consisting of renowned content creators industry professionals, ASUS ProArtists, and ASUS experts. In order to give the wider public a voice, the jury panel will award 80% of the final score, and public votes will comprise the remaining 20%. A winner and a runner-up will be chosen for each of the four categories, and prizes will consist of cash, ASUS creator hardware, free global online publicity, and a chance to collaborate on ASUS design projects. There will also be an NFT listing-fee rebate as a bonus prize.

There will also be a People’s Choice Award in each category based on public voting, as well as great lucky draw prizes for contestants and public voters. For full competition terms and conditions, please visit https://www.asus.com/campaign/ASUS-ProArtist-Awards-2022

Exciting prizes worth over US$100,000

The total value of prizes for the ASUS ProArtist Awards 2022 is over US$100,000 (2), with a cash prize for each of the four category winners of US$10,000, and US$5,000 for each of the four runners-up. Winners and runners-up will also receive fantastic bundles of ASUS creator hardware including creator laptops from the ProArt Studiobook, Zenbook Pro, and Vivobook Pro series; ProArt displays; ProArt motherboards; and ProArt accessories.

In order to give winners a broad platform to help showcase their creations and achieve their ambitions, the first prize winners and runners-up will in addition enjoy extensive international publicity via the web platforms of ASUS and the judges; and receive a gas-fee rebate (3) on NFT platforms as a bonus prize to give the artists proof of ownership and wider exposure for commercial opportunities. NFT listing is optional, and non-mandatory. All winners will receive an ASUS ProArtist certificate, and will be offered the potential opportunity to collaborate with ASUS on future real-world design projects.

Diverse international jury panel

ASUS ProArtist Awards has invited creative industry leaders, renowned creators, professional ASUS ProArtist collaborators, and representatives of ArtCenter College of Design — one of the top design institutions in the US — to form a diverse jury panel that represents a broad range of creative disciplines. Among the jurors are world-famous content creators, including global creative photographer Jordi Koalitic, 3D illustrator Josiah ‘Jazza’ Brooks, filmmaker Matti Haapoja, graphic designer Benjamin van Valen of Benny Productions, and 3D artist Nathan ‘Ducky 3D’ Duck, plus Adobe’s Principal Director, Creative Cloud Evangelist, Terry White. The jury is committed to conducting a fair and balanced assessment of the entries based on the jurors’ extensive knowledge, enthusiasm and professionalism.

The ASUS ProArtist Awards: a boundless platform for creators

ASUS is passionate about technology and driven by innovation. Recognizing that every creator needs their own special equipment to deliver the perfect solution for an efficient workflow, ASUS has assembled one of the most comprehensive ranges of creator technology and established the ProArt sub-brand, which is dedicated to bringing out the best in creativity from all creative minds.

Our search for incredible ideas and experiences led us to create the ASUS ProArtist Awards. We welcome creators from all fields, and of all ages, to Explore Beyond the Limits of art and unleash their wildest creativity on the world. The ASUS ProArtist Awards serve as a boundless platform allowing creators to express the world as they see it through their eyes, to push their limits and explore beyond reality to create something previously unseen with a unique point of view.


(1) Entries will only be accepted from residents of regions where regulations allow participation

(2) Terms and condition apply, please visit the website for full details

(3) ASUS will assist winners financially to list their winning artwork on the NFT platform as an award bonus prize. The listing-fee rebate solely includes the gas fee occurred when listing is non-mandatory, and entrants may choose whether to accept the bonus prize or not. ASUS will not force winners to list their works. ASUS will not create an NFT account on behalf of winners and will not represent winners or list their winning design pieces on NFT platforms under different names. ASUS will not profit from any of the NFT actions, including any future profit made from the entries.

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