A feature on LG G Pro 2

Hands-on: LG G Pro 2 and LG G2 Mini

FEATURE  /  24 Feb 2014

LG announced two new smartphones, the G Pro 2 and the G2 Mini days before Mobile World Congress 2014 kicked off. We had a brief hands-on with the two new devices at LG's booth. Read on to find out about our initial impressions.

Intel Unveils Two 64-bit Atom Processors at MWC 2014

Intel Unveils Two 64-bit Atom Processors at MWC 2014

FEATURE  /  24 Feb 2014

Intel unveiled two 64-bit Atom processors at MWC 2014 today, and also spoke of its multiyear agreements with Lenovo, ASUS and Foxconn to develop mobile devices running on Intel chips.

Xiaomi Redmi review

Xiaomi Redmi - A Budget Phone with Endless Customization

REVIEW  /  19 Feb 2014

The Xiaomi Redmi has proven itself to be very popular among consumers in China, Hong Kong and Taiwan since its launch last July. Does the Redmi really offer plenty of bang for the buck? Find out in our review of the most affordable smartphone to-date!

This is the Posture of Our Age

This is the Posture of Our Age

BLOG  /  17 Feb 2014

As the boat pushed out of Changi jetty, the seaspray kicked up and we bounced up and down on the wakes of sister ferries. The salty wind on my face, I glanced back at my fellow passengers, and saw half of them looking down at their phones.

5 Tips When Buying a Portable Battery Pack for Your Mobile Device

5 Tips When Buying a Portable Battery Pack for Your Mobile Device

FEATURE  /  13 Feb 2014

Let's face it: Because smartphones and tablets are so multi-talented these days, their batteries usually don't last very long. Which is why many of us have resorted to carrying an external battery pack. But with so many choices out there, how does one go about choosing one? Here are 5 tips.

Specs Compared: Sony Xperia Z1 Compact vs. Apple iPhone 5S vs. Nokia Lumia 1020

Specs Compared: Sony Xperia Z1 Compact vs. Apple iPhone 5S vs. Nokia Lumia 1020

FEATURE  /  05 Feb 2014

Sony touts the Xperia Z1 Compact as "the world's best premium compact smartphone". We take a look at how the Sony Xperia Z1 Compact fares against the two flagship devices from the Apple iOS and Windows Phone camp.

Hands-on with Google Glass in Singapore: Singlish vs. Glass & Thoughts on the Future

Hands-on with Google Glass in Singapore: Singlish vs. Glass & Thoughts on the Future

FEATURE  /  29 Jan 2014

Put Google Glass on for the first time and you get a glimpse of the future. The high-tech device isn't officially here yet, but we scored time with it at Google's offices and tested it against our Singlish.

The Gold and Red Smartphones to Get for the Lunar New Year

The Gold and Red Smartphones to Get for the Lunar New Year

FEATURE  /  25 Jan 2014

Gold and red are considered auspicious colors for the Lunar New Year. If you are planning to get a smartphone this festive season, why not consider one from this list of red and gold smartphones?

5 Key Takeaways from CES 2014 (Plus Michael Bay)

5 Key Takeaways from CES 2014 (Plus Michael Bay)

FEATURE  /  10 Jan 2014

Like every other year, this year's edition of CES is a massive deluge of news and product releases. If the avalanche of coverage is giving you a headache, or literally TL;DR, we've the solution. Just give us 5 minutes to tell you the five key things you should know from this year's show.

Hands-on: ZTE Grand S II

Hands-on: ZTE Grand S II

FEATURE  /  09 Jan 2014

Chinese manufacturer ZTE has gone all out for CES 2014, showcasing no less than seven new or recently announced devices at its booth, as well as a number of other peripherals and oddballs such as its Mozilla Firefox-powered ZTE Open smartphone. We took a closer look at ZTE's new flagship smartphone, the Grand S II.

Motorola Moto G review

Motorola Moto G Review - The Phone to Connect the Millions

REVIEW  /  08 Jan 2014

Motorola touts the Moto G as the smartphone choice for the next 500 million customers. Does it really have what it takes to appeal to the masses? To achieve its super-affordable price tag, did Motorola cut any corners with the Moto G? Let's find out!

Hands-on: Lenovo Vibe Z

Hands-on: Lenovo Vibe Z

FEATURE  /  08 Jan 2014

Lenovo's Vibe Z smartphone is the reason you should start paying attention to Lenovo's phones. LTE-enabled, with a 5.5-inch Full HD screen, a Snapdragon 800 processor, a sleek and light build and a 5MP front-facing wide-angle camera - it can match up with any Android flagship smartphone. We take a closer look.

How NVIDIA's Tegra K1 Brings PC Gaming and GPGPU to Your Mobile Device

How NVIDIA's Tegra K1 Brings PC Gaming and GPGPU to Your Mobile Device

FEATURE  /  06 Jan 2014

NVIDIA's new Tegra K1 boasts of graphical capabilities that have leapfrogged a few generations on the mobile front to match up with its desktop counterpart. Find out in this article what's exactly underneath the K1 and what else its feature set enables it to accomplish with ease.

CES Unveiled 2014 - An Early Look at The Latest Tech Products

CES Unveiled 2014 - An Early Look at The Latest Tech Products

FEATURE  /  06 Jan 2014

While CES 2014 doesn't officially kick off until Tuesday, we were able to get a sneak look at some of the latest tech products at the CES Unveiled preshow event. Here's a few highlights that caught our eye.

NVDIA Unveils Tegra K1 Processor with True Kepler GPU Core

NVDIA Unveils Tegra K1 Processor with True Kepler GPU Core

FEATURE  /  06 Jan 2014

Another year, another Tegra, but this time NVIDIA has a game-changing mobile processor with a graphics core direct from the Kepler GPU architecture. Welcome the Tegra K1.

Specs Compared: Xiaomi Mi 3 vs LG Nexus 5 vs Samsung Galaxy S4 with LTE+

Specs Compared: Xiaomi Mi 3 vs LG Nexus 5 vs Samsung Galaxy S4 with LTE+

FEATURE  /  03 Jan 2014

With Xiaomi coming to Singapore soon, we take a look at how its latest Xiaomi Mi 3 flagship smartphone fare against the two other Android flagships, the LG Nexus 5 and Samsung Galaxy S4 with LTE+.

15 in 15 - The Most Important Gadgets of the Last 15 Years

15 in 15 - The Most Important Gadgets of the Last 15 Years

FEATURE  /  31 Dec 2013

As HardwareZone celebrates its 15th year in operation, we take a look back at the last 15 years and discover the 15 most important, world-changing, game-busting gadgets to have been released by the hand of man. Love them or hate them, discover which ones made the cut right here.

Summary: Telcos' Excess Local Data Charges and Monitoring Tools

Summary: Telcos' Excess Local Data Charges and Monitoring Tools

FEATURE  /  31 Dec 2013

With 2013 coming to an end, all three telcos in Singapore have revised excess data charges for their customers who exceed their subscribed data bundle. Here's a quick look at the costs across the board and some data monitoring tools for your consideration.

Top 10 Most-Loved Features of 2013

Top 10 Most-Loved Features of 2013

FEATURE  /  31 Dec 2013

It's the end of the year - which features did our readers love the most in 2013? Click in to find out.

Nokia Lumia 625 review

Nokia Lumia 625 - Affordable Big-Screen Windows Phone

REVIEW  /  31 Dec 2013

Nokia targets the mass market with the Lumia 625 which comes with a 4.7-inch display, 4G LTE connectivity, a 5-megapixel rear camera, a microSD card slot and a very affordable price tag. Will the Nokia Lumia 625 sway consumers over to the Windows Phone camp? Let's find out in this review.

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