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Ditch your notebooks, the Surface Pro 3 is a true notebook killer

Ditch your notebooks, the Surface Pro 3 is a true notebook killer

9.0
Editor's ChoiceMost Innovative Product

"The tablet that can replace your laptop." These are the words from Microsoft themselves regarding their newest tablet/notebook hybrid device. Bold claims indeed, so does the new Surface Pro 3 deliver? We share our detailed experience with the device, so find out how it fared!

Nokia's Lumia 930 is Windows Phone's strongest competitor yet

Nokia's Lumia 930 is Windows Phone's strongest competitor yet

7.5

The Lumia 930 is the first flagship release to come out after Microsoft's buyout of Nokia. With an aluminum build, Full HD 5-inch OLED display, a much improved OS, 20MP PureView camera, and an SRP lower than other flagship devices, it looks like a strong competitor. But is it enough to make you want a Windows Phone?

Nokia XL is a dead on arrival experiment

Nokia XL is a dead on arrival experiment

3.0

The premise sounded great - a Nokia phone running an Android OS variant, but appears to work like a Windows Phone device. The Nokia XL is the largest of the Nokia X series with a 5-inch screen, but can the Microsoft-forked version of Android compete with other budget phones, including the company's own Lumia devices? We give you the lowdown and why it might have been a mistake.

Shootout: Apple iPad Air vs. Microsoft Surface 2 vs. Samsung Galaxy Tab Pro 10.1

Shootout: Apple iPad Air vs. Microsoft Surface 2 vs. Samsung Galaxy Tab Pro 10.1

The Apple iPad has long been regarded as the ultimate tablet for all needs. However, Microsoft and Samsung are ready to give the iPad Air a run for its money with their latest tablets that are geared for work and play - the Surface 2 and Galaxy Tab Pro 10.1. Let's see how each tablet fares against one another and who's the overall winner!

Hands-on: Microsoft Surface Pro 3

Hands-on: Microsoft Surface Pro 3

9.0
Editor's ChoiceMost Innovative Product

Microsoft's Surface Pro 3 isn't the first tablet to claim that it can replace your notebook. It is however, the first that might actually succeed. We go hands-on with Microsoft's 12-inch notebook killer.

8 Things Microsoft Got Right in Windows Phone 8.1

8 Things Microsoft Got Right in Windows Phone 8.1

Microsoft has added more than a bunch of new features in Windows Phone 8.1. We tell you our favorites.

Windows 8.1 Update: Bridging the Touch and Desktop Gap

Windows 8.1 Update: Bridging the Touch and Desktop Gap

The first major update to Windows 8.1 brings a slew of UI changes designed to make keyboard and mouse users feel more at home in what's still primarily a touch-focused operating system. We tell you more.

Microsoft Surface 2 Tablet - Leaner and Meaner

Microsoft Surface 2 Tablet - Leaner and Meaner

8.0

Today, Microsoft launches the Surface 2 tablet in Singapore. It's now powered by an NVIDIA Tegra 4 processor, and sports a 10.6-inch ClearType Full HD display. It's also thinner and lighter than last year's Surface RT. But are hardware enhancements and the new 8.1 version of Windows RT OS enough to make the Surface 2 a winner? We find out.

7 of the Best Black Friday Deals

7 of the Best Black Friday Deals

Sitex is currently underway here in Singapore, but over in the US, Black Friday madness is about to grip the nation. If you're prepared to jump through a few hoops to get the best deals, online shopping on Black Friday (even with the extra shipping costs) can be much cheaper than local prices.

Next-Gen Consoles Compared - Which is The One 4 U?

Next-Gen Consoles Compared - Which is The One 4 U?

With the Singapore availability and pricing of Sony's Playstation 4 revealed, it's time to take a comparative look at each next-gen console: Microsoft Xbox One, Sony PlayStation 4, and Nintendo Wii U. Which console should you get?

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