Have mobile phones evolved beyond its original intent? With the Nokia 6710 Navigator, it does seem so. This navigation-centric device has much to offer with Nokia's latest Ovi Maps and lifetime navigation license on top of its basic cellular functionality. Here's what we thought of the new Navigator after an epic journey.
It was indeed nothing but HP at the PC giant's regional media event, which showcased its latest upcoming netbooks, notebooks and desktops. Among the gems spotted include the ENVY series of high-end luxury consumer notebooks, a new Ion-based Mini netbook and other ultra-slim notebooks. Find out more in the next few pages!
With the increasing emphasis on green computing, graphics card manufacturers have come up with power-efficient variants of the highly popular GeForce 9800 GT. These eco-friendly versions promise lower power consumption at similar performance levels. We take cards from MSI and Zotac for a spin and compare them against a bog standard GeForce 9800 GT to test out their claims.
The hand-built Sennheiser HD 800 headphones are Sennheiser's best yet. We try them out to see if it's worth the 1000 Euros price-tag.
AMD's successful Puma notebooks are next in line for a refresh with the Tigris platform coming soon after Windows 7 debuts. Expect a mobile AMD 785G chipset, new 45nm Turion II processors and better power management. Also, the ultrathin Yukon platform gets an upgrade to Congo. More details inside.
The slim and sleek Sony Cyber-shot TX1 is definitely pleasing to the eye while light enough to stay inconspicuous in your pocket.
The new Creative Inspire S2 2.1 speaker system is the latest flagship speakers in Creative's Inspire line-up. It promises big sound in a small package. We take it into our labs to see if its tiny satellites deliver the goods, and if the special DIRECT-THROW subwoofer rocks our world.
Had enough of the great offers from Comex 2009? We think not. So here's more for your consideration. And fret not, there's still time to grab all the offers from the likes of Samsung, ASUS, Canon and many more. So hop on in, and get enticed by our continuing mega coverage of Comex 2009.
Comex 2009 starts today! With over five floors at Suntec Singapore, it promises to be bigger than the previous show, with more gadgets and bargains for all. Team HardwareZone was at the show floors to get you the latest prices and deals. Here's the first part of our mega coverage!
Marketed as the perfect companion for netbooks that lack optical drives, LG's sleek and slim GP08NU20 DVD writer gets a test drive.