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Comex 2018 highlights

By Team HardwareZone - 9 Sep 2018



Apple's latest 9.7-inch iPad now comes equipped with a new A10 Fusion processor, which provides 40% faster CPU performance and 50% better graphics performance than last year's A9. The new iPad can also be used with an Apple Pencil, just like Apple's pricier iPad Pro. Pick one up from Nubox at Comex starting at S$498 and get a free case, stand and tempered glass screen protector worth S$208.

Read our full review of the 2018 iPad here.



The ASUS ZenFone 5 boasts a metal and glass design, a 6.2-inch IPD LCD display with an 18.7:9 aspect ratio and a 2,246 x 1,080 pixels resolution (~402ppi), a dual rear camera setup with AI capabilities, and a Qualcomm Snapdragon 636 processor. Get one at Comex for just S$398 (usual price: S$488).

Read our full review of the ASUS ZenFone 5 here.

The ASUS ZenFone Max Pro M1 offers great performance at an affordable price thanks to a Qualcomm Snapdragon 636 octa-core processor and 3GB RAM. It also has a dual rear camera and a massive 5,000mAh battery. Get one from Comex for just S$199 (usual price: S$258).



The Honor 10 has a 5.84-inch LCD notched display with a 19:9 aspect ratio and 2,280 x 1,080 pixels resolution (~432ppi). It has an under-glass ultrasonic fingerprint scanner below the display, a 3.5mm headphone jack on the bottom of the phone and a dual rear camera on the back. The dual-camera system is similar to Huawei's P20, and pairs a 16-megapixel f/1.8 RGB sensor with a 24-megapixel f/1.8 monochrome sensor. On the front, there's a 24-megapixel selfie camera. The Honor 10 is powered by the same Kirin 970 processor that's inside Huawei's P20 and P20 Pro. Get one at Comex for just S$579.

The Honor Play is a gamer-centric smartphone with a large 6.3-inch 19.5:9 aspect ratio Full HD+ display and plenty of processing power, thanks to an octa-core Huawei Kirin 970 processor and 4GB RAM. The rear of the phone has a dual camera setup pairing a 16-megapixel lens and a 2-megapixel lens. The Honor Play is one of the first phones to feature Huawei's new GPU Turbo feature, which delivers better frame rates for mobile games like PlayerUnknown's Battlegrounds and Mobile Legends. According to Honor, GPU Turbo delivers 60 percent more efficiency while using 30 percent less power. Pick one up from Comex for just S$429.



The Huawei P20 Pro is Huawei's latest flagship and boasts the first Leica co-engineered triple camera setup on a smartphone with a 40-megapixel f/1.8 RGB lens, a 20-megapixel f/1.6 monochrome lens, and an f/2.4 8-megapixel telephoto lens with 3x optical zoom. Get one from Comex for S$1,148 and get a free 10,000mAh Huawei SuperCharge powerbank (worth S$98).

Read our full review of the Huawei P20 Pro here.

The Huawei Mate 10 Pro is a 6-inch phone has a FullView OLED HDR display with an 18:9 aspect ratio and Full HD+ 2,160 x 1,080 pixels resolution. Powering the Mate 10 Pro is a unique, proprietary chipset built by Huawei - the Kirin 970 with a Neural Processing Unit (NPU) that offloads all A.I.-related tasks to itself, taking the strain off the CPU and GPU. The phone also has a dual rear camera system engineered by German camera maestros Leica. Get one at Comex for just S$898 (usual price: S$1,098) and get a free 10,000mAh Huawei SuperCharge powerbank (worth S$98).

For more info on the Mate 10 Pro, read our full review here!



The LG G7+ ThinQ has a 6.1-inch QHD+ notched display and is powered by Qualcomm's latest Snapdragon 845 processor with 6GB RAM. It also boasts AI-enhanced dual rear cameras, an onboard 32-bit Quad DAC, and upgraded audio with a new louder ‘Boombox Speaker’. Get one at Comex for S$1,198 and get a free 32-inch LG Smart LED TV (worth S$599)!

Read our full review of the LGV30+ here.



Neffos is a sub-brand of TP-Link focusing on affordable mobile devices. The C9A has a 5.45-inch HD+ display and is powered by a MediaTek MT6739WW processor with 2GB RAM. It has 16GB internal storage and a microSD card slot that supports cards up to 128GB. On the rear you'll find a 13-megapixel camera, while on the front there's a 5-megapixel selfie camera. Get one from Comex for just S$168.



The Oppo Find X is Oppo's latest flagship smartphone and boasts a ridiculous 93.8% screen-to-body ratio thanks to a unique sliding mechanism that hides the front and rear cameras inside the phone's body. The Find X isn't just a one trick gimmick either, it boasts top-of-the-line specs, including a Qualcomm Snapdragon 845 processor with 8GB RAM, either 128 or 256GB internal storage, a dual rear camera setup pairing a 16-megapixel, f/2.0 lens with a 20-megapixel f/2.0 lens and a 25-megapixel f/2.0 front camera. Get one at StarHub's booth at Comex for just S$49 (usual price: S$349) when you sign up for a 2-year M plan (S$88/month) and get a free OLike 10,000mAh powerbank.

The Oppo R15 Pro sports a 6.26-inch display with a 2,280 x 1,080 pixels resolution. On the rear, it has a 16-megapixel + 20-megapixel dual camera setup with a Sony IMX519 sensor. The phone is powered by a Qualcomm Snapdragon 660 processor with 6GB RAM and has 128GB internal storage. Get one at Comex for S$899.



Pocophone is a new sub-brand of Xiaomi and offers flagship specs at an even lower price point. The new Pocophone F1 is powered by a Qualcomm Snapdragon 845 mobile platform with 6/8GB RAM, and has a 6.18-inch IPS LCD Full HD+display with a notch, 64/128/256GB internal storage options with microSD support, a rear dual-camera module (12MP f/1.9 Sony IMX363 sensor + 5MP sensor), a 20MP f/2.0 front-facing camera, facial recognition, a rear fingerprint sensor, and a 4,000mAh battery which supports Quick Charge 3.0. Get one from Comex for just S$449 for the 64GB model or S$529 for the 128GB model. The first 30 customers will also get free Mi Headphones Comfort (worth S$65).



The Samsung Galaxy Note9 has the most complete feature set you can find in a smartphone today with the best display you can find on a smartphone, arguably the best dual camera setup out there, a gorgeous and unique curved display design, an IP68 build, stereo speakers, fantastic battery life, and the unique feature set that comes with the S Pen. If you opt for the 512GB version, you also get the most internal storage available on any smartphone. Get one from Comex for S$1,398 for the 128GB model or S$1,728 for the 512GB model and get S$200 off selected Samsung products and 12-month digital access to The Straits Times and Lianhe Zaobao.

Read our full review of the Samsung Galaxy Note9 here.

The Samsung Galaxy A8 Star boasts a large 6.3-inch AMOLED Infinity display and dual rear cameras pairing a 16-megapixel lens with a 24-megapixel lens. If you take a lot of selfies, it also has a 24-megapixel front-facing camera! The phone is powered by a Qualcomm Snapdragon 660 processor with 4GB RAM. Get one from Comex for just S$498 (usual price S$748) and get a free Anymode Hybrid case (worth $22).

The Samsung Galaxy Tab S4 has a 10.5-inch Super AMOLED display (2,560 x 1,600 pixels), a Qualcomm Snapdragon 835 processor, 4GB RAM, 64GB or 256GB internal storage options with microSD support up to 400GB, a 7,300mAh battery, 4 speakers tuned by AKG with Dolby Atmos support, a rear 13-megapixel camera, and an 8-megapixel front-facing camera. It's bundled with Samsung's new S Pen, which allows users to take notes on the go even when the display is not turned on and send personalized texts via Samsung Live Messages. Get a 64GB model from Comex starting at S$998 and get a free upgrade to 256GB as well as 12-month free digital access to The Straits Times and Lianhe Zaobao.



The Sony Xperia XZ2 sports a 5.7-inch 18:9 aspect ratio Full HD+ 2,160 x 1,080 display, a Qualcomm Snapdragon 845 processor and 4GB RAM. On the rear, the phone has a 19-megapixel Motion Eye camera, that can shoot slow-motion footage at 960fps at Full HD resolution. it also has a unique Dynamic Vibration System, which uses the same hardware found inside Sony's PlayStation Dualshock 4 controller, which will make your phone rumble while you're watching videos or playing games. Get one at Comex for S$948 (usual price: S$998).

Read our full review of the Sony Xperia XZ2 here.



The Mi 8 is Xiaomi’s latest flagship Android smartphone. Powered by a Qualcomm Snapdragon 845 processor, the Mi 8 also has a 6.21-inch, 2,248 x 1,080-pixel AMOLED display; a dual rear camera setup that consists of a 12MP, F1.8 camera with OIS and a 12MP, F2.4 camera; a 20MP selfie camera; infrared face unlocking; and a 3,400mAh battery that supports Quick Charge 4+ fast charging. Get the 64GB model from Comex for just S$629 or the 128GB model for just S$699!

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