HTC announces Desire Eye's price and availability (Updated)

HTC announces Desire Eye's price and availability (Updated)

NEWS  /  25 Nov 2014  /  3 weeks ago

Fancy a 13MP front-facing camera for all your selfies? Details on the HTC Desire Eye's price and availability after the jump.

Prolink to launch new Energiepak series power banks at Sitex 2014

Prolink to launch new Energiepak series power banks at Sitex 2014

NEWS  /  24 Nov 2014  /  4 weeks ago

Available in four different capacities and various colors, these slim and lightweight power banks use lithium-polymer battery cells and have their true capacities certified by BSMI Taiwan.

PSA: 'Is this your photo?' SMS virus circulating

PSA: 'Is this your photo?' SMS virus circulating

NEWS  /  24 Nov 2014  /  4 weeks ago

Warning: an SMS circulating with the message "Is this your photo?" and an attached link is currently circulating. Opening the link will download a virus to your phone and send the same SMS to anyone in your contact list. Thanks to limeh_HWZ on our forums for the tip off

Xiaomi wants to be number one smartphone maker in 10 years

Xiaomi wants to be number one smartphone maker in 10 years

NEWS  /  24 Nov 2014  /  4 weeks ago

At China's World Internet Conference, Xiaomi's CEO has set a bold target of becoming the number one smartphone maker within the next 10 years.

Samsung Galaxy Note Edge 4G+  review

Samsung Galaxy Note Edge 4G+: Finally, a curved screen that's actually useful

REVIEW  /  21 Nov 2014

In Samsung's vision of the future, everything with a screen is curved. Even devices without curved form factors have curved displays, like the new Samsung Galaxy Note Edge, which has a display that curves right off the edge of the phone like a tiny super AMOLED waterfall. But is the Note Edge the future of smartphones or just a gimmick? We find out.

Corning's Gorilla Glass 4 is twice as tough as competitive glasses

Corning's Gorilla Glass 4 is twice as tough as competitive glasses

NEWS  /  21 Nov 2014  /  4 weeks ago

Corning has unveiled its 4th-gen smartphone display glass, Gorilla Glass 4. The company says the new glass is at least two times as durable as other aluminosilicate glasses.

Alcatel Onetouch to debut smartphones at Sitex 2014

Alcatel Onetouch to debut smartphones at Sitex 2014

NEWS  /  20 Nov 2014  /  4 weeks ago

Alcatel Onetouch, one of Europe's leading mobile phone manufacturers is coming to Singapore, and will be launching two of its most popular budget-friendly smartphone ranges at Sitex 2014 next week: the 4G LTE-compatible Pop S range and the super affordable Pop D.

Apple changes App Store buttons from "Free" to "Get"

Apple changes App Store buttons from "Free" to "Get"

NEWS  /  20 Nov 2014  /  4 weeks ago

Apple has just revised its App Store's download buttons, free apps now says "Get" instead of "Free".

SingTel and Huawei to launch 5G Joint Innovation Program

SingTel and Huawei to launch 5G Joint Innovation Program

NEWS  /  20 Nov 2014  /  4 weeks ago

At the 2014 Global Mobile Broadband Forum held in Shanghai today, SingTel and Huawei have announced plans to launch the Fifth Generation (5G) Joint Innovation Program, which will serve as a research hub for the advancement of 5G mobile broadband technologies.

Samsung to cut smartphone models by 30% next year, takes jabs at Xiaomi

Samsung to cut smartphone models by 30% next year, takes jabs at Xiaomi

NEWS  /  19 Nov 2014  /  4 weeks ago

During the recent Samsung Investor Forum, the company revealed that it will trim its smartphone offerings by around 30% to lower overall productions costs. It also took the chance to throw some jabs at Xiaomi.

Apple updates OS X Yosemite and iOS 8

Apple updates OS X Yosemite and iOS 8

NEWS  /  18 Nov 2014  /  4 weeks ago

Apple has just released updates for both OS X Yosemite and iOS 8 that fixes bugs, minor issues with certain apps and improves performances of older devices like the iPad 2 and iPhone 4S.

Huawei opens new concept store in Plaza Singapura; 6-inch Ascend Mate 7 flagship phablet to go on sale tomorrow

Huawei opens new concept store in Plaza Singapura; 6-inch Ascend Mate 7 flagship phablet to go on sale tomorrow

NEWS  /  14 Nov 2014  /  5 weeks ago

Another phablet is in town, and this time, it’s Huawei’s 6-inch Ascend Mate 7. Here's a recap of its key features and the confirmed retail availability details. Where's the best place to check out this device? We suggest the new Huawei flagship store that's opening tomorrow.

Redmi Note 4G review

Xiaomi Redmi Note 4G: A Phablet for the masses, now with 4G

REVIEW  /  13 Nov 2014

With a retail price of S$229, the Xiaomi Redmi Note 4G costs marginally more than the non-4G model and is set for battle against the other budget 4G phones and phablets in the market. Does it do well in giving us consumers the best value for money? Find out in our review!

Telcos unveil price plans for the Samsung Galaxy Note Edge 4G+

Telcos unveil price plans for the Samsung Galaxy Note Edge 4G+

NEWS  /  12 Nov 2014  /  5 weeks ago

Hot off the press, Samsung just unveiled the pre-order and island-wide availability of the Galaxy Note Edge 4G+, the one-sided curved display brother of the much publicized Galaxy Note 4. More details and prices from various telcos compiled inside!

Nokia no more: This is the Microsoft Lumia 535

Nokia no more: This is the Microsoft Lumia 535

NEWS  /  11 Nov 2014  /  5 weeks ago

The first Lumia smartphone without the Nokia branding, the Microsoft Lumia 535 is given the important task of attracting more people to the Windows Phone ecosystem. A wallet-friendly price tag aside, what else does it have? We tell you.

Xiaomi announces Redmi Note 4G; will retail online from 18 November

Xiaomi announces Redmi Note 4G; will retail online from 18 November

NEWS  /  10 Nov 2014  /  6 weeks ago

Xiaomi announces the launch of Redmi Note 4G for this region, as well as pricing and availability details. More details inside!

Xiaomi overtakes Samsung to top Chinese smartphone market

Xiaomi overtakes Samsung to top Chinese smartphone market

NEWS  /  10 Nov 2014  /  6 weeks ago

According to a market research firm, Xiaomi has overtaken Samsung to be the number one smartphone brand in China with a market share of 14%.

What will Xiaomi announce this coming Monday?

What will Xiaomi announce this coming Monday?

NEWS  /  07 Nov 2014  /  6 weeks ago

Xiaomi has just released a short video teasing fans about an upcoming announcement that will take place next Monday on November 10. What do you think it will be?

WireLurker is iOS's first major security threat

WireLurker is iOS's first major security threat

NEWS  /  06 Nov 2014  /  6 weeks ago

Researchers from Palo Alto Networks have uncovered a new way in which iPhones and iPads could potentially be affected by a new malware threat called WireLurker.

A feature on ASUS ZenFone 5 LTE (2GB RAM, 8GB storage)

Shootout: Compact 4G LTE Smartphones under S$300 (Q4 2014)

FEATURE  /  05 Nov 2014

4G smartphones are now not only easily available, they have also become quite affordable. In the third quarter of 2014 alone, we saw the entry of six 4G smartphones that are priced below S$300. We round up these six phones from the likes of ASUS, HTC, Oppo, Motorola, Samsung and ZTE, and put them to the test. Find out which phone emerges as our top recommendation!

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Unlike anything out in the market, the Panasonic Lumix CM1 is designed to be the slimmest camera possible that also functions as a smartphone. Quite the opposite of most other competing devices. What's even more impressive is that it manages to cram a 1-inch sensor with a wide-angle Leica lens. We managed to sneak a quick walkthrough of the smart camera phone before it hits retail!

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