a Taiwanese company named AsusTek Computer Inc. Is a multinational computer and phone hardware and electronics company headquartered in Beitou District, Taipei, Taiwan. Its items include desktop computers, laptops, netbooks, mobile phones, networking equipment, monitors, WIFI routers, projectors, motherboards, graphics cards, optical storage, multimedia products, peripherals, wearables, servers, workstations, and tablet PCs. The company is also an original equipment manufacturer (OEM). Asus is the world's 6th largest PC vendor by unit sales as of October 2020. Asus appears in BusinessWeek's "InfoTech 100" and "Asia's Top 10 IT Companies'' rankings, and it ranked first in the IT Hardware category of the 2008 Taiwan Top 10 Global Brands survey with a total brand value of $1.3 billion. Asus has a primary listing on the Taiwan Stock Exchange under the ticker code 2357 and a secondary listing on the London Stock Exchange under a ticker code ASK.