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Sitex 2013 - Speakers, Headphones and Monitors Buying Guide

Sitex 2013 - Speakers, Headphones and Monitors Buying Guide

Sitex 2013 is underway at Singapore Expo right now! If you haven't had a chance to stop over and check the deals you are in luck. We bring you the scoop on what to expect if you are on the lookout for speakers, headphones or monitors.

Sitex 2013 - Notebooks, Networking, & Gaming Gear Buying Guide

Sitex 2013 - Notebooks, Networking, & Gaming Gear Buying Guide

On the hunt for a new notebook, mechanical gaming keyboard or a router to pair with your fibre connection? In this guide, we'll show you what to look out for, as well as the best deals on notebooks, networking and gaming peripherals at Sitex 2013.

SITEX 2013 Preview - Tech Gadgets for the Festive Season! (Updated!)

SITEX 2013 Preview - Tech Gadgets for the Festive Season! (Updated!)

The last tech show of the year is coming soon on 28 November and we've put together a sneak preview of the star buys you can expect at Sitex 2013. Stay tuned as we bring you daily updates of new deals!

AMD Radeon R9 Series Performance Examined

AMD Radeon R9 Series Performance Examined

The AMD Radeon R9 series of graphics cards consists of five product segments. The first two R9 290X and 290 options are meant for enthusiast gamers. The remaining three R9 280X, 270X and 270 are targeted at mainstream gamers who aim to stretch their budgets. So while the Radeon R9 series aims to give all PC gamers a card of their choice, how does it fare against NVIDIA's equally updated GTX 700 series? We uncover the differences for you.

ASUS and Yamaha Team Up for Audio Extravaganza

ASUS and Yamaha Team Up for Audio Extravaganza

ASUS and Yamaha team up for an audio extravaganza. Yamaha in particular has launched a slew of products ranging from AV receivers, amplifiers, speakers and much more. ASUS has also announced their new flagship Essence III product.

Lenovo Unveils Yoga 2 Pro & ThinkPad Yoga Convertible Ultrabooks

Lenovo Unveils Yoga 2 Pro & ThinkPad Yoga Convertible Ultrabooks

Today Lenovo unveiled the latest editions to its convertible Ultrabook Yoga range, the QHD+ 3200 x 1800 resolution Yoga 2 Pro and the new enterprise ThinkPad Yoga, which includes a unique "Lift 'N' Lock" mechanism that makes the keyboard completely flush in tablet mode. Both models will be available at Sitex 2013 next week.

Cameras Compared: The Apple iPhone 5S vs. the Sony Xperia Z1 (Updated)

Cameras Compared: The Apple iPhone 5S vs. the Sony Xperia Z1 (Updated)

We decided to take an extended look at two of the biggest camera-centric smartphones this season; Apple's iPhone 5S and the Sony Xperia Z1, from a photographer’s point of view. How do the two of them fare when pitted against each other? The results are a little surprising.

Hands-on with the Fujifilm X-E2 and XQ1 Cameras

Hands-on with the Fujifilm X-E2 and XQ1 Cameras

Announced in October, the Fujifilm X-E2 replaces the X-E1 as Fujifilm's more affordable mirrorless system camera option. The XQ1, on the other hand, is Fujifilm's latest advanced point-and-shoot. Read on to find out more details on these two new releases.

Worldwide Playstation 4 Prices Compared

Worldwide Playstation 4 Prices Compared

Sony's Playstation 4 will be launched in Singapore on 19th December 2013 for S$639. But how does the local price compare to other countries around the world? We find out.

Next-Gen Consoles Compared - Which is The One 4 U?

Next-Gen Consoles Compared - Which is The One 4 U?

With the Singapore availability and pricing of Sony's Playstation 4 revealed, it's time to take a comparative look at each next-gen console: Microsoft Xbox One, Sony PlayStation 4, and Nintendo Wii U. Which console should you get?

Apple iPad Mini with Retina Display Telco Price Plans Comparison

Apple iPad Mini with Retina Display Telco Price Plans Comparison

Apple's iPad Mini with Retina display is being offered by the three telcos with a data plan. Should you wish to purchase the new iPad Mini with a two-year contract, here's a detailed comparison of the costs that'll be incurred over the two-year period.

HP's New Business Computing Products - Enhancing Productivity in Style

HP's New Business Computing Products - Enhancing Productivity in Style

HP unveiled their latest consumer and business products at a special showcase at The Colonial @ Scotts. We checked out their latest business notebooks as well as the ZBook 14, the world's first workstation-class ultra portable.

The Best Features of Android 4.4 KitKat

The Best Features of Android 4.4 KitKat

While it may look like just an excuse for some cross-promotional advertising with Nestle, Google's latest Android update, 4.4 KitKat, represents a shift towards a cleaner design and an inclusionary attitude that will let it run well on almost any Android device. We take a closer look at some of its best features.

Hands-on with the Nikon Df, Nikon’s Retro-Inspired Full-frame DSLR

Hands-on with the Nikon Df, Nikon’s Retro-Inspired Full-frame DSLR

Nikon has just announced the Df camera, short for Digital Fusion, a retro-inspired DSLR camera with a 16MP full-frame sensor inside and full compatibility with Nikon’s range of lenses, including classic non-AI lenses. We get hands-on with the new camera and give you our first impressions.

Consumer Electronics Exhibition 2013 Highlights

Consumer Electronics Exhibition 2013 Highlights

The newest kid on the block, the Consumer Electronics Exhibition, is being held at Suntec City from 31st October to 3rd of November 2013. If you're intending to head down for a look, why not check out our article first for the highlights of the show?

Apple iPad Air Telco Price Plans Comparison

Apple iPad Air Telco Price Plans Comparison

Apple's iPad Air is being offered by the three telcos with a data plan. Should you wish to purchase the new iPad Air with a two-year contract, here's a detailed comparison of the costs that'll be incurred over the two-year period.

CEE 2013 Preview - Gadget Shopping for the Holidays! (Updated)

CEE 2013 Preview - Gadget Shopping for the Holidays! (Updated)

The Consumer Electronics Exhibition 2013 is set to debut at the newly refurbished Suntec Convention & Exhibition Centre on 31st October. As usual, we present you a glimpse of some of the good bargains you'll find at the show. Do check back often as we bring you updated deals!

First Looks: MSI Z87M Gaming Motherboard - A Nifty Package

First Looks: MSI Z87M Gaming Motherboard - A Nifty Package

The MSI Z87M Gaming motherboard features the Intel Z87 chipset, and comes in the nifty microATX form factor. Targeted at gamers who need to build a compact gaming system for the living room, the board can also double up as a high-end HTPC. Read on to check out its features!

Hands-on with Lenovo's Latest Yoga Tablets

Hands-on with Lenovo's Latest Yoga Tablets

Lenovo has just unveiled its latest tablet, the Yoga Tablet. Their latest table features a unique cylindrical battery with an integrated kickstand that lets it be used in a variety of modes - hold, stand and tilt. We check it out to see if this stand is really as effective as Lenovo makes it out to be.

Hands-on with the Sony A7, A7R & RX10 (with SG Prices & Availability)

Hands-on with the Sony A7, A7R & RX10 (with SG Prices & Availability)

We go hands-on with Sony's newest camera, the A7 & A7R - the "world's smallest and lightest 35mm full-frame interchangeable lens camera" - and the RX10 which has an amazing 24-200mm f/2.8 focal length with a 1" sensor. Click through for our first impressions and the cameras' local prices.

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