The top 5 list for global smartphone shipments is seeing a little shake up this quarter as Xiaomi has recaptured the #5 spot. They were once a top 5 brand before OPPO and vivo had flooded the market with their selfie-centric devices.
As smartphones continue to grow, the tablet segment has been on a decline for the past few years. The iPad which was first introduced in 2010 is also having a slowdown in sales since 2014. With consumers getting comfortable with larger screen smartphones, it seems that the slate form factor is slowly becoming redundant.
Surprisingly, Apple has just posted its first quarterly growth for the iPad year-over-year since late 2013 with a total of 11.42 million iPads sold in the last fiscal quarter.
Alongside a pair of gaming laptops, Acer also launched a whole slew of non-gaming devices that targets pretty much everyone else who isn’t a gamer. If you need a new PC, you might want to check this out.
If you’ve been looking for a gaming laptop, you’re in luck because it’s gaming laptop season. Hot on the heels of HP’s Omen and a little after Lenovo’s Legion, Acer‘s throwing its hat in the ring with two brand new gaming laptops that sit firmly in the budget and midrange gaming category.
With Malaysia’s 60th Merdeka Day around the corner, Mac City is having a special promotion for iPhone, iPad, Apple Watch, iMac and MacBooks. If you’re in the market for a brand new iPhone 7, you can get it from them at up to RM300 off with a little extra.
The Huawei P10 Plus is getting a brand new colour in Malaysia. Targeting the female audience, Huawei Malaysia is releasing a limited edition Rose Gold colour for their current flagship smartphone. This joins its existing colour options of Dazzling Blue, Dazzling Gold, Greenery and Graphite Black.