Intel has quietly launched its Apollo Lake SoCs for budget desktop PCs and low-powered laptops

Intel has quietly launched its Apollo Lake SoCs for budget desktop PCs and low-powered laptops

NEWS  /  07 Sep 2016  /  12 weeks ago

In the wake of the formal launch of the 7th generation Intel Core “Kaby Lake” CPUs, the company has decided to quietly introduce their “Apollo Lake” SoCs.

LG Gram 15 review

LG Gram 15: An unbelievably light 15-inch notebook

REVIEW  /  05 Sep 2016

The LG Gram 15 weighs an unbelievable 980g. How did LG achieve this incredible weight? And what compromises, if any, did they make? We reveal all in our review.

The LG Gram ultrabook is now available in Singapore

The LG Gram ultrabook is now available in Singapore

NEWS  /  05 Sep 2016  /  12 weeks ago

It's taken awhile, but the LG Gram ultrabook is finally here. In conjunction with the Gram's launch, LG is also holding a special contest where you can stand to win LG monitors if you spot the Gram notebook at selected IT outlets.

Hands-on with the Acer Swift 7, the latest contender for world’s thinnest notebook

Hands-on with the Acer Swift 7, the latest contender for world’s thinnest notebook

FEATURE  /  04 Sep 2016

The Acer Swift 7 is the world's first notebook to measure in at less than a centimeter thick. Combine that with a classy gold finish and sleek black lid, and Acer has created quite a winsome design that will turn quite a few heads.

Meet Acer Predator 21 X, the world's 1st gaming laptop with a curved display!

Meet Acer Predator 21 X, the world's 1st gaming laptop with a curved display!

NEWS  /  01 Sep 2016  /  13 weeks ago

Launched at IFA 2016, the Acer Predator 21 X claims to be the world’s first gaming laptop with a curved display. It comes with eye tracking technology that is purported to provide a more immersive gaming experience!

The Lenovo Yoga Book has a touch-based keyboard that learns your typing style

The Lenovo Yoga Book has a touch-based keyboard that learns your typing style

NEWS  /  01 Sep 2016  /  13 weeks ago

Lenovo is trying something different with the Yoga Book, a brand new 2-in-1 notebook that dispenses with a physical keyboard in favor of a touch-based one that adapts to your typing style over time.

Expect to see the new MacBook Air with USB Type-C port in October

Expect to see the new MacBook Air with USB Type-C port in October

NEWS  /  31 Aug 2016  /  13 weeks ago

The MacBook Air is not dead as Apple has plans to refresh the lineup in October.

The ASUS Transformer Book T101 is a compact and affordable 2-in-1 notebook

The ASUS Transformer Book T101 is a compact and affordable 2-in-1 notebook

NEWS  /  26 Aug 2016  /  14 weeks ago

ASUS has launched the Transformer Book T101, a lightweight and affordable 2-in-1 notebook that costs just S$399.

Microsoft will fix failing Surface Pro 3 batteries with a software patch

Microsoft will fix failing Surface Pro 3 batteries with a software patch

NEWS  /  22 Aug 2016  /  14 weeks ago

Microsoft has confirmed that the battery issues plaguing certain Surface Pro 3 owners are software-related. It is currently working on a patch to fix the problem.

HP Spectre (2016) review

HP Spectre (2016) review: Beauty, but at what cost?

REVIEW  /  21 Aug 2016

HP is upping its notebook game with its new Spectre notebook. Featuring a super svelte body and stylish rose gold accents, HP says this is the notebook to beat. We find out if it’s true.

MSI unleashed its new NVIDIA GTX 10-series powered gaming notebooks

MSI unleashed its new NVIDIA GTX 10-series powered gaming notebooks

NEWS  /  20 Aug 2016  /  15 weeks ago

NVIDIA only just announced its GeForce GTX 10-series Pascal GPUs for the mobile segment, and notebook manufacturers have wasted no time in revealing their own respective line-up. Including one of NVIDIA’s key component partners, MSI, of course.

Aftershock overhauls gaming notebook line-up with NVIDIA Pascal GPUs and new features

Aftershock overhauls gaming notebook line-up with NVIDIA Pascal GPUs and new features

NEWS  /  16 Aug 2016  /  15 weeks ago

Aftershock has refreshed its high-end gaming notebook range with brand new NVIDIA 10-series Pascal GPUs and a host of new features. The update applies to its best-selling S series notebooks and the ultra-enthusiast W series laptops that are intended as serious desktop replacements.

ASUS ROG GX800 review

ASUS ROG GX800 preview: Hail the new king of gaming notebooks

REVIEW  /  16 Aug 2016

The new ASUS ROG GX800 is poised to take the title of "King of Gaming Notebook". Find out what its lucky owners can expect to enjoy in our in-depth preview of this gaming behemoth.

NVIDIA announces new GTX 10-series mobile GPUs

NVIDIA announces new GTX 10-series mobile GPUs

NEWS  /  16 Aug 2016  /  15 weeks ago

Just a few months ago, NVIDIA released its first GPUs to be based on its all-new Pascal architecture. And now, NVIDIA is bringing its Pascal architecture to gaming notebooks by announcing the new GTX 10-series mobile GPUs.

HWZ Deal Alert: 11th August 2016

HWZ Deal Alert: 11th August 2016

FEATURE  /  11 Aug 2016

A slow Thursday? We've a couple of charger and powerbank offers, as well as Newstead's Marina Square grand opening deals to tide you over.

The new MacBook Pro will have its first major overhaul in four years

The new MacBook Pro will have its first major overhaul in four years

NEWS  /  11 Aug 2016  /  16 weeks ago

Apple is said to bring the first major overhaul of the MacBook Pro later this year. Hit the link to find out more about its purported specs.

Lenovo Exclusive Store opens in Marina Square

Lenovo Exclusive Store opens in Marina Square

NEWS  /  10 Aug 2016  /  16 weeks ago

Lenovo opens new Lenovo Exclusive Store in Marina Square, Singapore. It is the brand's fourth store in Singapore and will provide customers an environment to get up close and personal with Lenovo's latest products.

In pictures: Harvey Norman Games Hub, a premium game store for PC and console gamers

In pictures: Harvey Norman Games Hub, a premium game store for PC and console gamers

FEATURE  /  05 Aug 2016

We take a sneak peek at the latest and what's perhaps the most ambitious game store in town, the Harvey Norman Games Hub at Millenia Walk.

Xiaomi’s first notebook is the Mi Notebook Air, a svelte machine with a discrete GPU

Xiaomi’s first notebook is the Mi Notebook Air, a svelte machine with a discrete GPU

NEWS  /  31 Jul 2016  /  17 weeks ago

Xiaomi has announced the Mi Notebook Air, a light and powerful machine that comes crammed with all the latest hardware.

This is why we don't see many notebooks adopting USB Type-C

This is why we don't see many notebooks adopting USB Type-C

NEWS  /  29 Jul 2016  /  18 weeks ago

A recent report from Taiwan has revealed the reasons as to why some notebook manufacturers are apprehensive about adopting USB Type-C.

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With Funan DigitaLife Mall closing retail operations from 30th June 2016, we decided to capture the essence of Funan in our first ever 360 video on HardwareZone. Since you can interact to view various angles, we've shot the video to allow interaction time as we paused longer than usual in certain points of interest. Enjoy!

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