Everything you need to know about the iPhone SE and 9.7-inch iPad Pro

Everything you need to know about the iPhone SE and 9.7-inch iPad Pro

In case you missed it, Apple has just reintroduced a 4-inch iPhone called iPhone SE, and a smaller but somewhat better iPad Pro. A lot of other things have happened too since March 22, and if you need to catch up, you've come to the right place.

AMD Radeon R9 Nano vs. NVIDIA GeForce GTX 970: Which is better for your mini-ITX system?

AMD Radeon R9 Nano vs. NVIDIA GeForce GTX 970: Which is better for your mini-ITX system?

Small form factor systems are all the rage these days. If you want to build a mini-ITX system today, which graphics card would you use? We take a look at the AMD Radeon R9 Nano and NVIDIA GeForce GTX 970 to bring you our verdict.

Qualcomm Snapdragon 820 - Return of the SoC king

Qualcomm Snapdragon 820 - Return of the SoC king

With its new Snapdragon 820 SoC making its way into just about every flagship device to be launched in the first half of 2016, Qualcomm is on track to leave behind all the unhappy memories of 2015. Here's what you need to know about Qualcomm's latest super chip.

Photos: Samsung Galaxy Studio At Ngee Ann City

Photos: Samsung Galaxy Studio At Ngee Ann City

From 21st March till 3rd April 2016, Samsung has a roadshow at Civic Plaza outside of Ngee Ann City. It features a couple of themed experiential zones for VR, new smartphones, and its suite of connected devices. Check them out!

HWZ Deal Alert: 24th March 2016

HWZ Deal Alert: 24th March 2016

The long weekend is almost here, and what better way to finish off the week than with a fresh round of deals?

Are you more like Batman or Superman?

Are you more like Batman or Superman?

Not sure who to root for in Batman Vs Superman? Time to find out whose personality you identify more with: Dark Knight or Man of Steel? Gotham or Metropolis? Affleck or Cavill?

Brother’s latest mono laser printers and multi-function centers offer businesses high reliability, value, and productivity

Brother’s latest mono laser printers and multi-function centers offer businesses high reliability, value, and productivity

Brother has just announced an all-new mono laser series with models targeting small businesses with 10 users all the way to large businesses with over 150 users. More specifically, there are three mono laser printers and two mono laser multi-function centers. Let's take a look.

Hands-on: LG G5 - the flagship modular smartphone

Hands-on: LG G5 - the flagship modular smartphone

LG has just unveiled the G5, a modular flagship smartphone, which you'll be able to customize with a slew of add-on attachments like a camera add-on grip, and a Hi-Fi DAC. Check out our first impressions here!

Apple's March 21 special event: What to expect

Apple's March 21 special event: What to expect

Apple will be holding a special event on March 21 (U.S. time) to announce several new products. Here's a list of what we know so far.

The future according to Qualcomm: 3 technologies for faster and more seamless connectivity

The future according to Qualcomm: 3 technologies for faster and more seamless connectivity

Our demand for more bandwidth and faster connections will never be satisfied. Here are some experimental technologies from Qualcomm's research arm that could potentially satiate our appetites in the future.

HWZ Deal Alert: 21st March 2016

HWZ Deal Alert: 21st March 2016

How about a new round of deals to keep the Monday Blues at bay? Whether you're a gamer or photographer, we've got something for you today.

Data Wars: Telco data plan comparison

Data Wars: Telco data plan comparison

This week, all three telcos announced add-on options for new and re-contracting subscribers to increase the amount of data in their mobile plans. But who's giving you the most data for your dollar, and should you sign up now or wait for a fourth player to enter the market?

Samsung Galaxy S7 vs. Galaxy S6: who takes better photos?

Samsung Galaxy S7 vs. Galaxy S6: who takes better photos?

We pit the new Samsung Galaxy S7 - with lower megapixel count but larger photosites - against the older Galaxy S6, with its 16-megapixel rear camera that was excellent in its own right. Which phone fared better for photo-taking?

Photos: ASUS Maximus VIII Extreme Assembly

Photos: ASUS Maximus VIII Extreme Assembly

The ASUS Maximus VIII Extreme Assembly is one of the best-looking boards we've seen around. Click through for more photos of this beauty.

HWZ Deal Alert: 18th March 2016

HWZ Deal Alert: 18th March 2016

The weekend is almost here, but the deals keep on coming! In this edition of Deal Alert, we've an SSD, an Apple Watch stand, and a newly rebranded online shopping service to recommend.

ViewQwest Black explained: A breakdown of ViewQwest's "end-to-end" 10Gbps home fiber broadband service

ViewQwest Black explained: A breakdown of ViewQwest's "end-to-end" 10Gbps home fiber broadband service

In case you missed it, ViewQwest was the last among four ISPs to announce a 10Gbps home fiber broadband service. But it arguably also has the most interesting and well thought out plan of the bunch. If you’re still confused by ViewQwest Black, we're going to break it down here once again in more layman’s terms.

Upgrading from Intel X79 to Intel X99: Is it worthwhile for gamers?

Upgrading from Intel X79 to Intel X99: Is it worthwhile for gamers?

Later this year, Intel will debut a new high-end desktop platform codenamed Broadwell-E. If you're still hanging on to the older Intel X79 platform, the release of a new CPU could send prices of the current Haswell-E processors tumbling. Would that make the X99 platform a worthwhile option? We lay out the results and recommendations.

HWZ Deal Alert: 14th March 2016

HWZ Deal Alert: 14th March 2016

As they say, the best way to chase away Monday blues is to buy, buy, buy!

Samsung Galaxy S7 & S7 Edge review: Samsung makes the Galaxy S exciting again

Samsung Galaxy S7 & S7 Edge review: Samsung makes the Galaxy S exciting again

The introduction of Samsung's 2016 flagship smartphones begs many big questions. Do the new processors means better performance? Are the similar-looking phones any different from the S6 line-up? Does the significant camera change even do anything for its quality? We answer all that in here.

IT Show 2016: HWZ's picks for the best gaming notebooks

IT Show 2016: HWZ's picks for the best gaming notebooks

It's the last day of the IT Show 2016 and if you are on the lookout for a gaming notebook, here are our recommendations.

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