- Mobile Phones
Thursday, 21 Feb 2013
Available in either Black or White, the first smartphone powered by BlackBerry 10, the Z10, will retail for S$918 inclusive of GST through SingTel, StarHub, and M1 from 7th March. Additionally, SingTel will be taking pre-orders from today onwards, with StarHub and M1 allowing customers to register their interest.
You can start pre-ordering the BlackBerry Z10 from Singtel, starting from now. The telco is the only one accepting pre-orders for the device; M1 and StarHub have also opened pages for those who are interested to register their interest.
Samsung has been now rumored to choose to rely on a Qualcomm Snapdragon processor as opposed to its own Exynos 5 Octa processor for its upcoming Galaxy S IV phone due to "power consumption issues and temperature problems" in the latter.
StarHub is now offering pre-orders for the Sony Xperia Z. The pre-order will end 24 February, 2359 hours. Contract prices have since been updated in the article.
With a couple of hours more to go to the local launch for the BlackBerry Z10, registration of interests webpages for both M1 and StarHub have since gone live today.
Wednesday, 20 Feb 2013
NVIDIA has officially announced its Chimera Computational Photography Architecture. First seen at CES 2013, Chimera's computational photography engine offers leverage to the compute prowess of the Tegra 4 chips in order to perform faster post-processing tasks on captured images.
NVIDIA has announced its Tegra 4i mobile processor. Besides featuring an integrated 4G LTE modem, this system-on-chip (SoC) sports a 2.3GHz quad-core R4 Cortex-A9 CPU, a graphics engine with sixty custom NVIDIA GPU cores and a low-power battery saver core.
Tuesday, 19 Feb 2013
HTC officially launched its latest flagship phone, the One which will be available globally in more than 80 countries and regions beginning in March.
A press photo of the HTC One (previously known as HTC M7) has been leaked in all its glory just mere hours before the official announcement. The photo shows two color variations for the upcoming device.
LG has announced that it sold an Optimus L Series device every second over the past two months, driving sales of the smartphones to over 15 million units. LG will also unveil a new generation of the L series at MWC 2013 with an upgraded design along with enhanced features.