- Mobile Phones
Tuesday, 15 Apr 2014
HTC just announced that a software update (version 1.54.707.7) is available for One (M8) users. Among the new features and improvements are the Extreme Power Saving Mode and SIM card optimizations.
ASUS today announced the availability of the ZenFone series in South East Asia, which are preloaded with the new ZenUI interface and PixelMaster camera technology for better image quality. The ZenFone 4, 5 and 6 are slated for a launch in Singapore next month.
Friday, 11 Apr 2014
Samsung today launched the Galaxy S5 in Singapore with pre-registered customers from the three telcos and Samsung Experience Stroes being among the first to have the phone.
The SingTel Group and Samsung today announced a landmark partnership to promote mobile data growth in emerging markets. The initiatives is expected to benefit over 500 million mobile customers across the region.
Thursday, 10 Apr 2014
KGI Securities analyst Ming Chi-Kuo shared his predictions on Apple's upcoming iPhones. He expects the new iPhones to have higher resolution displays with slimmer bezels, A8 processor and NFC. The power button is said to be shifted to the side for better one-handed operation.
Spotted at Microsoft's Think Next conference in Tel Aviv, this prototype battery charger from Israeli startup StoreDot, uses nanotechnology to charge your smartphone from 0 - 100 percent in just 30 seconds.
Wednesday, 9 Apr 2014
Xiaomi sold a total of 1.3 million smartphones in 12 hours during its annual Mi Fan Festival yesterday. Over 130,000 phones were sold in Hong Kong, Taiwan and Singapore. Read on to see the other sales statistics.
Tuesday, 8 Apr 2014
Some Sony Xperia Z2 users have reported that they see gaps between the front glass panel and the aluminum frame, raising concerns that dust and water can seep into the internals of the device. Sony is aware of the issue and looking into it.
Monday, 7 Apr 2014
Chinese phone maker Xiaomi may be a new player in the international market, but two of its smartphones are ranked among the top 10 global best selling smartphones in February 2014.
Several HTC One (M8) users are reporting intermittent SIM card issues on their devices. HTC Singapore is aware of the issue as it has received feedback too.