A feature on Sony Xperia Z3+

Hands-on: Sony Xperia Z3+

FEATURE  /  27 May 2015

Sony unveiled its newest flagship, the Xperia Z3+, today. Known in Japan as the Z4 (the Japan version includes Digital TV and a Japan-specific FeliCA RFID smart card reader), the Z3+ boasts a slimmer, lighter design, a Qualcomm Snapdragon 810 octa-core processor and a new 5MP front-facing camera.

Photograph the World: Craftsmanship in South Korea

Photograph the World: Craftsmanship in South Korea

FEATURE  /  27 May 2015

How do you take great travel photographs that you'll love - using a smartphone? I spent seven days traveling around South Korea with an LG G4 to discover the answer, taking lots of bad photos but still ending up with photos that I love. Here's how I did it and what I learned along the way.

Xiaomi Mi 4i review

Xiaomi Mi 4i: A decent performer that won't break the bank

REVIEW  /  12 May 2015

Xiaomi's latest value flagship boasts impressive hardware specs like a 5-inch full HD display, 13-megapixel camera and Qualcomm's second-generation 64-bit octa-core Snapdragon 615 processor. At just S$279, the Mi 4i might sound too good to be true. Join us as we find out if it truly is a good deal.

A feature on LG G4

Hands-on: LG G4 delivers promising first impressions

FEATURE  /  05 May 2015

LG unveiled its latest flagship smartphone, the G4 last Wednesday to much fanfare. The G4 has two key selling points – the display and imaging hardware. We spent the weekend with a preproduction unit and here are our initial impressions.

Huawei P8 review

Huawei P8 smartphone: A thin and light flagship with novel features

REVIEW  /  04 May 2015

The Huawei P8 looks really impressive on paper: 6.4mm thin full aluminum design; octa-core 64-bit Kirin 930 processor; 5.2-inch Full HD display with ultra thin bezels and 78.3 percent body-to-screen ratio; and a 13-megapixel camera with OIS and the world's first RGBW sensor and DSLR-level independent image processor. But can it live up to its specs? We find out.

Microsoft is wooing Android and iOS developers with great tools, but would they reciprocate?

Microsoft is wooing Android and iOS developers with great tools, but would they reciprocate?

BLOG  /  01 May 2015

At the Microsoft Build developer conference, Microsoft announces something called Universal Windows Platform Bridges, toolkits that enable even Android and iOS developers to bring their apps to the Windows Store without tweaking them too much. I wonder how many would do it.

ASUS ZenFone 2 ZE551ML (4GB RAM) review

ASUS ZenFone 2 ZE551ML (4GB RAM) - Great value from Singapore's first 4GB RAM smartphone

REVIEW  /  28 Apr 2015

ASUS is back with its low cost, high performance ZenFone series. This year's top-end ZenFone 2 has a 5.5-inch Full HD display and is powered by a quad-core Intel Atom processor. It's also the first smartphone in Singapore with a whopping 4GB RAM. In fact ASUS is calling it the "Monster Performance Smartphone." Will it live up to the name? We find out.

HTC One M9 review

HTC One M9: Another gorgeous flagship, but only modest upgrades

REVIEW  /  27 Apr 2015

HTC's latest flagship smartphone, the HTC One M9, sports the same sleek metal design we've come to know and love, but it also boasts a new camera, a new processor, and a larger capacity battery. But is that enough to push the One M9 to the head of the flagship pack? We find out.

Motorola Nexus 6 review

Motorola Nexus 6 - Google's first phablet device makes a lasting impression

REVIEW  /  25 Apr 2015

The Motorola Nexus 6 is Google's first attempt to offer a phablet device. It is also the first time in three years that Google priced its Nexus phone at the same level as other Android flagship smartphones. We find out if it has what it takes to go against some of its formidable competitors. Read on for the full review!

Hands-on: Xiaomi Mi 4i

Hands-on: Xiaomi Mi 4i

FEATURE  /  23 Apr 2015

Just now in Delhi, India, Xiaomi unveiled a new flagship phone called the Mi 4i. Here's our hands-on coverage with all the important details that you need to know.

Samsung Galaxy S6 Accessories Roundup: Gear for the new Galaxy

Samsung Galaxy S6 Accessories Roundup: Gear for the new Galaxy

FEATURE  /  23 Apr 2015

Are you looking for accessories to go with the beauties that are the Samsung Galaxy S6 and S6 edge? We bring you a short list of accessories that will complement the capabilities of your Galaxy S6 and help you maximize its functions.

Letv announces 3 new smartphones, but what happened at their event was more interesting

Letv announces 3 new smartphones, but what happened at their event was more interesting

FEATURE  /  17 Apr 2015

Letv kept bashing Apple at their April 14th launch event. You won't believe what they did next.

Hands-on: Huawei P8 and P8 Max

Hands-on: Huawei P8 and P8 Max

FEATURE  /  16 Apr 2015

Huawei's new flagship device is here. The 5.2-inch P8 boasts an ultra-thin, full metal design, octa-core processor, dual-sim capabilities and Huawei has loaded it with interesting hardware and software features to give it an edge over the competition. Oh and there's also a 6.8-inch phablet version, the P8 Max!

A day out with the Oppo N3 - A photo journal

A day out with the Oppo N3 - A photo journal

FEATURE  /  14 Apr 2015

Not only is the Oppo N3 phablet armed with a unique motorized camera module, its 16MP sensor and f/2.2 aperture Schneider Kreuznach lens is one of the better performing smartphone cameras out there. With that in mind, we took it out for a day of shooting and here's the outcome.

A feature on Samsung Galaxy S6

Samsung Galaxy S6 & S6 Edge review: The bar has been raised

FEATURE  /  09 Apr 2015

The plastic build, the Qualcomm processor, the removable battery and the expandable storage are all gone. But in their place, Samsung has made an aluminum and glass beauty, with a 5.1-inch QHD display and an in-house octa-core processor that surpasses all its rivals. Oh and there's an even better looking curved screen version too!

Samsung Galaxy S6 & S6 Edge telco price plan comparison

Samsung Galaxy S6 & S6 Edge telco price plan comparison

FEATURE  /  09 Apr 2015

With all three telcos announcing their price plans for the upcoming Samsung Galaxy S6 and S6 Edge, we find out who's offering the best deal.

Samsung parades its new Galaxy S6, S6 Edge and Accessories

Samsung parades its new Galaxy S6, S6 Edge and Accessories

FEATURE  /  02 Apr 2015

Samsung held its Galaxy S6 World Tour 2015 yesterday at Sentosa for the Southeast Asian sector and paraded its new phones, as well as its vast array of accessories!

YotaPhone 2 review

YotaPhone 2: When one screen is not good enough

REVIEW  /  30 Mar 2015

The YotaPhone 2 is no ordinary Android smartphone; it comes with not one, but two displays - one on the front, the other on the rear. The YotaPhone 2 also packs notable specs, but more importantly, is this the smartphone concept of the future? We find out!

Oppo N3 review

Oppo N3 phablet: Motorhead

REVIEW  /  25 Mar 2015

The Oppo N3 is Oppo's latest flagship phablet. Now reduced to a more manageable 5.5-inch screen size, the quirky swiveling camera that lets you take high resolution selfies is back, only this time its motorized! Read on for our full review.

Xiaomi Redmi 2 review

Xiaomi Redmi 2 - Same price, better specs

REVIEW  /  17 Mar 2015

As the first 64-bit smartphone from Xiaomi, the Redmi 2 has huge shoes to fill in the entry-level smartphone market. Armed with a new Qualcomm Snapdragon 410 quad-core 1.2GHz processor, MIUI 6 OS, a thinner, lighter chassis and a slightly bigger battery, can the Redmi 2 defend Xiaomi's turf?


At long last, Samsung Electronics has announced today the global launch of the Galaxy Note 5 and Galaxy S6 Edge+, two smartphones with a 5.7-inch Quad HD Super AMOLED display. On paper, they share many similar specs - so how do you tell one from the other? And are they what Samsung needs to counter the upcoming iPhones? Let's take a look!

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