The company originated in 1989 has its headquarters situated in Taipei, Taiwan and the company's distribution include mobile phones, laptops, desktops, motherboards, monitors, servers, video cards and tablet PC's. In 2012, Asus was proudly honored as the fifth PC vendor in the world. Asus had also taken the crown of appearing in Business Week's InfoTech 100 and in the rankings of Asia's top 10 IT companies.
In Top 10 Global Brands Survey under the IT hardware category, Asus also took the first position in 2008 accounting to a brand value of US$1.3 billion. Asus also has a secondary listing on the London Stock Exchange along with a primary listing on the Taiwan Stock Exchange.
Some of its brilliant introductions include Asus Eee Pad Transformer (TF101), Asus Eee Pad Transformer Prime (TF201), Asus Transformer Pad 300 (TF300), Asus Transformer Pad Infinity (TF700T) and Google Nexus 7.