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 Sneak Peek: The Sony A7S

Sneak Peek: The Sony A7S

"S" truly stands for "sensitive" with Sony's new full-frame camera, the A7S. We had a chance to get a special sneak peek of the new camera in our office, and are pleased to bring you our first thoughts as well as image samples within.

8 Tips to Get the Most Out of Spotify

8 Tips to Get the Most Out of Spotify

One of the biggest streaming music services around, Spotify boasts a music collection of over 20 million songs. If you're a Spotify user, there might be some hidden features that you're unaware of, so read this to get the most out of this music streaming service.

BroadcastAsia 2014 - Bringing 4K to the World Cup

BroadcastAsia 2014 - Bringing 4K to the World Cup

Sportscasting was the focus of this year's Broadcast Asia, as a number of partners were on hand to showcase their latest products and also to talk about how 4K is already very much a possibility with existing technologies - evidenced by trials that have been run over the last year.

Hands-on: Huawei Ascend P7 Smartphone

Hands-on: Huawei Ascend P7 Smartphone

Huawei debut its latest flagship smartphone, the Ascend P7 in Singapore at CommunicAsia 2014 earlier this afternoon. Join us as we check out what's new in the Ascend P7.

Sneak Preview: The Fujinon XF18-135 f/3.5-5.6 R LM OIS Weather-resistant Lens

Sneak Preview: The Fujinon XF18-135 f/3.5-5.6 R LM OIS Weather-resistant Lens

Fujifilm's new XF18-135mm f/3.5-5.6 R LM OIS WR is the latest addition to its professional-grade lenses for X-series cameras. Weather resistant to match the X-T1 camera, Fujifilm says it also offers professional-grade image quality. Too good to be true? Read on to find out more.

SingTel's Easy Mobile Plans: Are they Worth Signing Up with a Two-Year Contract?

SingTel's Easy Mobile Plans: Are they Worth Signing Up with a Two-Year Contract?

SingTel's new Easy Mobile plans offer customers the flexibility of customizing voice, SMS and data bundle according to their needs. However, the contract pricing for phones are higher than the standard plans. Do you benefit from signing up an Easy Mobile plan with a contract? We compiled some figures for you.

Samsung Gear 2 & Gear 2 Neo - Second Generation Gears

Samsung Gear 2 & Gear 2 Neo - Second Generation Gears

With a more polished design, lower price point, more native apps, better dust and water protection and a new heart rate monitor with a built-in exercise app, Samsung's Gear 2 and Gear 2 Neo smartwatches look much improved from last year's Galaxy Gear. But is it enough to make you want one? We find out.

Computex 2014 - The Show Girls Edition

Computex 2014 - The Show Girls Edition

Once again, Computex 2014 was chock-full of interesting new gadgets and technologies, and as we round up our coverage of the show, here is probably what most of you have been waiting for... bring on the show girls!

Hands-on: Samsung Galaxy Tab S

Hands-on: Samsung Galaxy Tab S

The next big thing is here for tablets. Samsung's new flagship Galaxy Tab S tablets come in 8.4- and 10.5-inch display sizes, both with gorgeous 2560 x 1600 Super AMOLED displays, and thinner and lighter bodies than Apple's iPad Air and Mini. Is this the iPad killer?

Hands-on: Dell Latitude Rugged Extreme

Hands-on: Dell Latitude Rugged Extreme

Dell has launched two notebooks under its specialized Rugged Extreme series - a 12-inch tablet/notebook convertible and a larger 14-inch notebook. Designed to withstand extreme temperatures, strong impact, sustained vibration and other demanding conditions, we witnessed their toughness at a recent launch event.

Shooting 4K Video On Your Smartphone

Shooting 4K Video On Your Smartphone

Are you recording 4K video on your smartphone? Here's why you should: 4K video downscales to super sharp 1080p video, you can zoom and crop without any loss of quality, and you can print high quality still pictures from any frame of the video. We explain the basics and requirements to get started with 4K recording.

Acer Does Triple SIM, Octa-core and Smart Bands at Computex 2014

Acer Does Triple SIM, Octa-core and Smart Bands at Computex 2014

Acer might not be a household brand for smartphones, but they've got a few interesting devices at Computex 2014 that are worth keeping an eye out for.

PC Show 2014 Highlights

PC Show 2014 Highlights

Happening from 5th to 8th June, the PC Show is the place to be at this time of the year if you're looking for the best IT and consumer electronics deals. Before you head down to the Singapore Expo, why not check out our article first for some of the best deals?

ECS, Bay Trail-M and the Cutest Casemods Ever

ECS, Bay Trail-M and the Cutest Casemods Ever

ECS showcases the LIVA, their full-featured sub-$200 Bay Trail mini PC at Computex 2014 and brings out the lighter side of casemodding.

Close-up with the Best Keyboards of Computex 2014

Close-up with the Best Keyboards of Computex 2014

Gaming has been a big theme across this year’s Computex and mechanical keyboards now seem to be the norm. However, these three boards offered just enough interesting features to stand out among the crowd.

PC Show 2014 Preview - More Mid-Year Tech Deals!

PC Show 2014 Preview - More Mid-Year Tech Deals!

Looking to get a new tech gadget? At this time of the year, your best bet will be at PC Show 2014, which will run from the 5th to 8th of June at the Singapore Expo. Stay tuned to this spot as we update our list of bargains as they become known. Without further ado, here's what we've so far.

MSI Launches Eco Motherboards, Teases DDR4 and USB 3.1

MSI Launches Eco Motherboards, Teases DDR4 and USB 3.1

Besides Gamer, Overclocking and Classic series, MSI announces a new Eco series catered for personal cloud, home and SMB server setups. Also showcases next generation DDR4 and USB 3.1 prototypes.

Hands-on with the Tt eSPORTS Theron Plus Smart Mouse

Hands-on with the Tt eSPORTS Theron Plus Smart Mouse

Personal gadgets with sensors that track our health, sleep, movement and exercise are becoming increasingly popular, and if you're a gamer, there's now a mouse that can track your gaming performance. Here's our initial impressions of the Tt eSPORTS Theron Plus Smart Mouse.

WD Prototye SATA Express Drive Benchmarked

WD Prototye SATA Express Drive Benchmarked

Prototype WD PCI Express hybrid drive benchmark spotted in the wild at Computex 2014 and appears to achieve the current gen SATA Express 1GB/s bandwidth utilization.

MSI Gaming Notebooks Are the New Sexy

MSI Gaming Notebooks Are the New Sexy

MSI has come a long way from being just a motherboard and graphics card brand. Their latest ultra-slim gaming notebooks can go toe to toe with the best in both performance and design.

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