12 best Christmas gifts for techies

12 best Christmas gifts for techies

With only one shopping weekend left till Christmas, this is your last chance to snap up the perfect gift for the techie in your life. We've rounded up the 12 best gifts across a variety of budgets, so no matter who you're buying for - friend, significant other, parent, office secret santa you've never seen or heard of before - we've got you covered.

Two Intel X99 motherboads compared: ASUS X99-Deluxe & ASRock X99 Extreme6

Two Intel X99 motherboads compared: ASUS X99-Deluxe & ASRock X99 Extreme6

The Intel X99 chipset is the foundation of the ultimate desktop PC platform today. We pit two different Intel X99 motherboards from ASUS and ASRock with the top-end Intel Core i7-5960X CPU to find out what they bring to the table. Who knows, one of them could be your next motherboard upgrade!

Understanding the Intel X99 high performance computing platform

Understanding the Intel X99 high performance computing platform

The Intel X99 chipset is the first desktop platform to feature quad-channel DDR4 memory modules and pair with the new LGA2011-v3 CPU socket that supports the 8-core Intel Core i7-5960X CPU. Together, they are touted to be ultimate desktop PC platform. If you're not familiar, this primer is for you.

Overview of the fastest fiber broadband plans in Singapore

Overview of the fastest fiber broadband plans in Singapore

1Gbps fiber broadband plans that cost just S$49/month, fiber plans that bundle a cable broadband connection, fiber plans that cater to advanced users - the fiber broadband landscape in Singapore has really changed a great deal in the last 12 months. In this article, let us zoom in on the high-end, 1,000Mbps segment to see what's new.

Lenovo Yoga 3 Pro: One step forward, two steps back

Lenovo Yoga 3 Pro: One step forward, two steps back

7.5

The Yoga 3 Pro is Lenovo's third-generation ultra-portable convertible notebook and it is also one of the first notebooks in the market to be powered by Intel’s new Core M processor. Find out if it has the performance to back up its slim and good looks.

Xiaomi 16,000mAh Mi Power Bank review: Get it if you need to charge 2 devices fast

Xiaomi 16,000mAh Mi Power Bank review: Get it if you need to charge 2 devices fast

9.0

The 16,000mAh Mi Power Bank is Xiaomi's biggest power bank to date. A high capacity aside, it also comes with two USB ports that support a maximum output of 3.6A/5.1V. We tell you if you should pick one up, or stick to the 10,400mAh version.

First looks: Sony's new A7 II full-frame mirrorless camera

First looks: Sony's new A7 II full-frame mirrorless camera

Sony had a hands-on media event yesterday to officially launch the A7 II (ILCE-7M2), so here's our detailed first impressions of the new full-frame mirrorless camera.

Nokia Lumia 830: High-end looks at a mid-range price

Nokia Lumia 830: High-end looks at a mid-range price

7.5

Microsoft is calling the Nokia Lumia 830 an "affordable flagship." And with its sleek aluminum frame and curved-at-the-edges Gorilla Glass 3 screen, it certainly looks like one. But can this S$529 Windows 8.1 smartphone compete with more expensive flagship devices in other areas too? We find out.

The 8 best buys from Lazada's Grand Finale One Day Only Sale

The 8 best buys from Lazada's Grand Finale One Day Only Sale

It's here! Lazada's biggest sale ever! We've sorted through the hundreds of items on offer to pick out the 8 biggest bang for your buck deals available. Our choices inside!

Xiaomi Mi Band: The best $19.99 you'll ever spend

Xiaomi Mi Band: The best $19.99 you'll ever spend

8.5

Xiaomi's Mi Band has been available in China for a while now, but the activity/sleep pattern tracker will soon be available in Singapore when it launches next Tuesday (16th December) for S$19.99. Can it compete with other, more expensive activity trackers? We find out.

Filter Products by Brand

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 .