• Mobile Phones

Wednesday, 5 Nov 2014

Singapore is first in the world for smartphone adoption

Singapore is first in the world for smartphone adoption

In a Google released research called 'the Consumer Barometer', Asia leads the world in smartphone usage with Singapore leading the pack with the highest smartphone penetration in the world.

Tuesday, 4 Nov 2014

Samsung confirms Galaxy Note Edge launch in US; available from 14 November

Samsung confirms Galaxy Note Edge launch in US; available from 14 November

Originally slated to be available sometime in the fourth quarter of the year, Samsung has just announced the US launch date of the one-sided curved display Galaxy Note Edge that's set to be in retail from 14 November.

Monday, 3 Nov 2014

Samsung's smartphone earnings fell a whopping 71% in Q3

Samsung's smartphone earnings fell a whopping 71% in Q3

Samsung Electronics has just reported its Q3 financial results and the numbers are not good. Profits have dipped substantially and its mobile division was hit the hardest.

Thursday, 30 Oct 2014

Google is holding a Project Ara Developer Conference in Singapore

Google is holding a Project Ara Developer Conference in Singapore

Google has announced that it will be hosting its second Project Ara Developer Conference for the modular smartphone platform in January next year. Two events will be held, the first will be on 14th January 2015 at Google's global HQ at Mountain View in California, with the agenda repeated on 21st January in Singapore.

Wednesday, 29 Oct 2014

At 4.85mm, Oppo's R5 is by far the world's thinnest smartphone

At 4.85mm, Oppo's R5 is by far the world's thinnest smartphone

Along with the N3 smartphone, Oppo also unveiled the R5 today, which, at just 4.85mm is by far the world's thinnest smartphone.

PS4 Remote Play is officially available for the Sony Xperia Z3 series

PS4 Remote Play is officially available for the Sony Xperia Z3 series

Sony's goal to bring the Playstation 4's Remote Play to its Xperia Z3 and Z2 family of phones and tablets is a step closer to fruition as Remote Play is now available for the Xperia Z3 series.

Oppo N3's swiveling motorized 16MP camera takes selfies to the next level

Oppo N3's swiveling motorized 16MP camera takes selfies to the next level

Oppo unveiled its latest flagship smartphone, the N3, today. Taking the swiveling camera feature from last year's N1 a step further, the 5.5-inch N3 boasts a 16MP, f2.2 swiveling camera that rotates automatically with a flick of the screen.

Facebook reveals financial details of WhatsApp acquisition

Facebook reveals financial details of WhatsApp acquisition

Facebook has revealed the financial details about its US$22 billion acquisition of WhatsApp, with a significant amount spent on "goodwill".

Tuesday, 28 Oct 2014

Samsung's new Note 4 beaten by new iPhones on home soil

Samsung's new Note 4 beaten by new iPhones on home soil

According to reports, pre-orders of Apple's newest iPhones in South Korea have surpassed all expectations, having exceeded 100,000 units since last Friday.

Motorola Moto G (2014) now available in Singapore

Motorola Moto G (2014) now available in Singapore

The new Motorola Moto G (2014) is now available in Singapore! The 5-inch, dual-sim Moto G is powered by a quad-core Qualcomm Snapdragon 400 processor and runs on stock Android 4.4 KitKat, making it one of the most affordable mid-range pure Android smartphones on the market. More details inside.

HWZ Presents
Jet away on a 5D4N holiday to Sydney and indulge in luxurious treats worth up to $15,000 this Valentine’s Day!

All News Categories

News for Past 12 Months

Subscribe to HWZ Here!

Subscribe now to receive latest tech news, articles and promotions straight to your inbox!
 
 
By signing up, you indicate that you have read and agreed to the and .