Maxis to offer the OnePlus 2 in Malaysia soon

Posted:  July 28, 2015   By:    3 comments   

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Hot on the heels of the official OnePlus 2 announcement today, Maxis has released a tweet teasing that they might be bringing in the device sooner than we think. The telco also is the sole retail channel for the OnePlus One in Malaysia and this doesn’t surprise us one bit.

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Machines’ Apple Products Warehouse sale is happening this weekend

Posted:  July 28, 2015   By:    No comments   

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Want Apple products at lower prices? Machines is doing another warehouse clearance sales at Citta Mall, where you can buy refurbished or demo iPods, iPads, iPhones and Macs for less. A demo iPad mini is going for as low as RM593 while a refurbished iPhone 6 is offered at RM2,432. If you’re looking for a computer, an iMac 20″ is going for just RM999 while a MacBook Pro 13 can be yours from RM1,440 (depending on year of model).

On top of that, there are special offers as well for selected accessories with iPhone cases going for RM10 each and you can nab 2x iPad Air folio cases at RM20. For the fitness buffs, Machines is offering 2 units of Jawbone UP24 at RM399.

Machines members can get an early preview this Thursday 30th July from 10AM to 7PM, while the rest of the public can enter starting this Friday 31st July until 2nd August, also from 10AM to 7PM. Take note that they are only accepting Cash and Credit card, while debit cards are strangely not accepted during sale. For those who are not familiar, Citta Mall is located at Ara Damansara along the highway leading to Subang Airport.

Check out the full list after the break.

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iOS, iPad, iPhone, Mobile Devices, Mobile OS, Promotions
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OnePlus 2 is now official. Coming to South East Asia in Q4

Posted:  July 28, 2015   By:    1 comment   

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After several weeks of teasing, the OnePlus 2 is officially announced in what seems to be the world’s first VR launch. Dubbed as the 2016 flagship killer, it carries a lot of expectations and most fans are hoping they could keep the price as low as its OnePlus One predecessor.

OnePlus aims to give the best specs they could possibly offer while maintaining an optimal user experience. They have also thrown in a couple of new features which are among the first to be fitted on an Android smart phone.

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MaxisGO offers 2GB data with bundled phone calls and SMS at RM48/month but there’s a catch

Posted:  July 28, 2015   By:    13 comments   

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The mobile postpaid scene in Malaysia was shaken recently with affordable data plans from Digi, Celcom and U Mobile. In response to these affordable sub-RM40 plans, Maxis is now introducing its MaxisGO postpaid with 2GB of data at RM48/month. That’s not all as it also includes 100 minutes of calls and 100 SMS each month.

So is this better than its SurfMore 50 plan with 2GB/month? Wait until you read the fine lines.

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Now we get to see the Samsung Galaxy Note 5 in clearer photos

Posted:  July 28, 2015   By:    No comments   

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The Samsung Galaxy Note 5 will be announced officially on 13th August along with its S6 edge+. If you’re clueless on how the Note 5 looks like, now we have a clearer view thanks to fresh leaks taken at multiple angles. This appears to be a sample set to demonstrate Nillkin’s new clear case for the upcoming productivity phablet.

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Samsung Galaxy Note 5 and S6 edge+ Unpacked event confirmed on 13th August

Posted:  July 28, 2015   By:    1 comment   

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For those longing for the next iteration of the Samsung Galaxy Note series, mark your calendar this 13th of August. Samsung has officially announced its next Unpacked event which is going to be held just slightly more than 2 weeks from now. The Galaxy Note series which has been traditionally announced during IFA in Berlin is currently held a month earlier in a bid to maximise its sales potential ahead of Apple’s upcoming announcement.

The launch will be streamed live as usual on their Samsung Mobile YouTube channel and it is happening at 11:00AM EDT which is at 11:00PM Malaysian Time.

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Galaxy Note 5 prototype appears and we get a better view of its S-Pen slot

Posted:  July 27, 2015   By:    No comments   

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Word has it that Samsung might be doing something different with its S-Pen on its upcoming Galaxy Note 5. Some are speculating that the new version will feature a stylus auto-eject feature which not only makes it cleaner to stow but feels more tactile to take out when you need it.

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4GB RAM touted for the Galaxy S6 edge+

Posted:  July 27, 2015   By:    No comments   

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Industry standards seem to be pushing more of everything, including RAM. Previously when 3GB seemed a lot, Samsung just might be considering to add the S6 edge+ to the ever-growing list. The rumoured S6 edge+ has picked up a lot of pace recently, as August is around the corner.

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Can you handle 3 versions of the OnePlus 2?

Posted:  July 27, 2015   By:    No comments   

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Less than 24 hours away from the OnePlus 2 grand VR revealing that is scheduled to be streamed at 10:00 AM (GMT+8), conflicting AnTuTu scores pose many to assume that there may be 3 versions of the “2016 Flagship Killer”. Pretty bold claims from the Chinese outfit, seeing that it is only the beginning of Q3 for 2015.

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Sony Xperia C5 Ultra confirmed thanks to leaked manual

Posted:  July 27, 2015   By:    No comments   

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Originally running by the codename Lavender, the Sony Xperia C5 Ultra “selfie phone” has been spotted via a leaked manual for said device. Previously we’ve seen a few photos of the phone and now its confirmed that the phone indeed will have bezel-less sides much like the Sharp AQUOS Crystal 2.

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