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The Samsung Galaxy Note9 is how everyone should do incremental updates

There are phones that shock the world and then there are phones that don’t. Samsung‘s brand new Galaxy Note9 is one of the latter, but that isn’t always a bad thing. Not if the goal was to fix all the shortcomings of its predecessor. And not if it was specifically designed for its unwavering fans: The power users.

If you look at it that way, then, despite the fact that the Galaxy Note9 doesn’t have a jaw-dropping feature, it could be the best Note device yet.

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Galaxy A8 Star: Samsung’s 6.3″ smartphone with a large battery has arrived in Malaysia

Galaxy A8 Star Malaysia

Samsung Malaysia has introduced two new smartphones in our local market that offers a big Infinity Display experience and a large battery. The Galaxy A8 Star comes with a 6.3″ Super AMOLED display while the Galaxy J8 is an affordable alternative with a 6.0″ Super AMOLED display. At time of writing, both devices have not appeared on Samsung Malaysia’s official page but they are listed online via Lazada Malaysia.

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The Xiaomi Mi Max 3 will have the biggest screen and battery capacity yet

Smartphone screens are getting bigger each day thanks to thinning bezels. If you need a smartphone that offers a large screen experience and a battery that can last beyond a day, the Xiaomi Mi Max series is an affordable tablet alternative that you could keep in your pocket at a squeeze. Now the Chinese smartphone maker is working on a new one and it will be their biggest one yet.

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