POCOPHONE F1 Armoured Edition available in Malaysia on 27 September

Posted:  September 23, 2018   By:    4 comments   

If you’ve been waiting for the POCOPHONE F1 Armoured Edition, this special edition variant will go on sale in Malaysia next week. For those who didn’t know, POCOPHONE is Xiaomi’s latest sub-brand that focuses on delivering top spec flagship hardware at a much lower price point.

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Android, Mobile Devices, Mobile OS, News, POCOPHONE, Xiaomi
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My thoughts on Touch n Go’s RFID system

Posted:  September 22, 2018   By:    14 comments   

Touch ‘n Go’s radio-frequency identification (RFID) system has received a lot of mixed reactions so far. It’s never easy to completely revamp a system that a lot of people have been using, especially if it meant throwing out everything they already invested in to make a fresh switch.

But while it’s easy to be blinded by this, and internet rage, the thing I was more curious about was the technology. Does it work? Is it better than SmartTAG? Is this really our future? After testing it out, here’s what I think.

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Mobile Payments, Opinion, Video
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The iPhone XS Max has the most RAM and battery capacity of any iPhone

Posted:  September 22, 2018   By:    13 comments   

When it comes to specs, Apple doesn’t officially disclose the amount of RAM and battery capacity for their mobile devices. Perhaps it is to keep things simple and usually, the amount of battery capacity doesn’t necessary represent real world battery life. iPhones in general are very power efficient considering they come with much smaller batteries than its Android rivals.

If you want to look up the nitty-gritty details of the new iPhone XS, XS Max and XR, we’ve finally gotten our answers from its TENAA certification listing in China. As you would expect with any large screen device, the iPhone XS Max has the most RAM and battery ever fitted on an iPhone.

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iPhone XS, XS Max and XR have passed Malaysia’s SIRIM certification

Posted:  September 22, 2018   By:    5 comments   

The iPhone XS and iPhone XS Max are now available in selected first wave countries. If you prefer to get an official Apple Malaysia unit, it looks like you won’t have too long for the local release. Three new Apple devices have just gotten the green light from SIRIM.

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200 early bird iPhone XS customers walked away with a Huawei freebie

Posted:  September 21, 2018   By:    7 comments   

Apple fans in Singapore who are in line for the latest iPhone XS and iPhone XS Max were greeted with a surprise last night. From the looks of it, it seems like one of Apple’s competitor have hijacked their first sale event.

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Almost 180,000 eligible Streamyx customers have yet to upgrade to Unifi Fibre Broadband

Posted:  September 21, 2018   By:    41 comments   

Now is probably the best time to sign up for fibre broadband in Malaysia. You can get a 30Mbps broadband plan from as low as RM79/month, or 100Mbps broadband with unlimited quota for only RM129/month.

Unfortunately, not everyone is enjoying faster speeds at lower prices. There are still more than 1 million TM customers that are still connected on Streamyx.

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Xpax offers Free 1GB high-speed data when you top up RM10

Posted:  September 21, 2018   By:    2 comments   

Starting from today, all Xpax prepaid customers are able to receive 1GB of High-Speed Internet for free when they top up a minimum RM10. 

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Samsung Galaxy Tab S4 with built-in Samsung Dex is now on sale in Malaysia

Posted:  September 21, 2018   By:    1 comment   

Samsung’s ultimate productivity tablet, the Galaxy Tab S4 has finally arrived in Malaysia. It offers an impressive display and top spec features in a slim package. To take its productivity capabilities to the next level, it also has built-in Samsung DeX which offers a PC-like experience.

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Huawei might introduce Graphene cooling on the Mate 20 series

Posted:  September 21, 2018   By:    4 comments   

Graphene is said to be a new wonder material which could be a game changer for a lot of industries. It’s a thin layer of carbon atoms and it is 200 times stronger than steel, making it one of the strongest materials ever made. This super light and flexible material is also said to have the highest thermal conductivity known to man.

Based on some leaked presentation slides, it appears that Huawei could turn to graphene to cool down its upcoming flagship devices.

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GoPro’s HERO7 Black doesn’t need a gimbal. It’s got HyperSmooth

Posted:  September 21, 2018   By:    2 comments   

GoPro has had a rough time. But that doesn’t mean they’ve forgotten how to make the thing they’re practically synonymous with: Action cameras. And their latest device looks pretty bonkers. It’s called the HERO7 Black and this tiny action camera features something called HyperSmooth.

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