[#MWC17] No phones from Oppo, just the phone camera.

Oppo didn’t announce any phones for MWC – instead, they were hyped about their camera with 5x optical zoom. The Chinese manufacturer revealed the 5x Dual Camera Zoom system, which uses a periscope-style setup to divert light through a prism and into a telephoto lens nested inside the smartphone, set at a 90-degree angle to […]

Dell Saves Sealife By Using Recycled Ocean Plastic For XPS 13 Packaging

Our oceans have been a dumping ground for decades, wastes end up in the Pacific and for plastic that does not biodegrade becomes a death knell for sealife. According to Plastic Ocean Foundation a charity organisation based in US, 8 million tonne of plastic end up in the ocean every year, an alarming number whereby […]

[#MWC17] Stunning in Slomo: Sony Xperia XZ premium

Sony Mobile announces the Xperia XZ Premium. It features a mean camera, some serious display and really fast download speeds. A step up from its predecessor, the XZ Premium comes with a 19MP with Motion Eye camera system and 19% larger pixels for low light. It features a memory stacked Exmor RS sensor providing 5 x faster image […]

Sony Sold Close To 1 Million PlayStation VR Still No Stocks in KL

It comes as no surpirse with Sony announcing its sales figures for PSVR reaching close to a million with already 915,000 units as of February this year. Many were frustrated in Malaysia with outlets selling out the limited stocks alloted with consumers told to register their preorder online only to receive the units in about […]

[#MWC17] Moving Modularity: Moto Mods

Moto is putting Alexa into their Moto Mods. Motorola announced that Amazon’s AI Alexa will be available as a Moto Mod for Moto Z. Moto Mods was a popular reason for fans wanting choice and flexible changes they can use for their phones. With the Alexa Moto Mod, you can controlling your smart home, checking the […]

[#MWC17] Lightning fast: ZTE Gigabit phone

ZTE shows off the Gigabit phone with download speeds reaching up to 1Gbps. The phone comes with a Qualcomm Snapdragon 835 mobile platform with an integrated Snapdragon X16 LTE modem. It uses a combination of carrier aggregation, 4×4 MIMO antenna technology, and 256-QAM modulation to achieve LTE download speeds that are up to 10x faster than first generation […]

[#MWC17] Google Assistant coming to other phones

Google Assistant will be coming to a device near you – for Nougat and Marshmallow anyway. First launched together with the Google Pixel, the assistant was initially limited to Google’s own Pixel, Google Home, Google Allo and Android Wear. In a blog post by Gummi Hafsteinsson, Product Lead for Google Assistant, it was noted that […]

[#MWC17] Dive in: Samsung Gear VR with Controller

Samsung’s Gear VR is getting a friend to join its collection – now it comes with a controller. The controller was created together with Oculus – giving hand control and better motion interaction with minimized head movement. The main of the controller comes with a touchpad, allowing for easy navigation to videos and perform a […]

[#MWC17] Double Trouble: Samsung Galaxy Tab S3 and Galaxy Book

Samsung may not be announcing any phones, but they announced not one but two tablets – the Galaxy Tab S3 and the Samsung Galaxy Book – which is a contender to Microsoft’s Surface line. Galaxy Tab S3 was designed for entertainment with tools for productivity, whereas the Galaxy Book is meant to be used for […]

[#MWC17] 5th Generation: Moto G5

Moto joins the flurry of announcements and brings their 5th Generation Moto G⁵ and G⁵ Plus. The G⁵ comes with an all-day 2800 mAh battery; the 10W rapid charger can also juice up your device in minutes. The G⁵ also gives you a 13MP camera and software such as phase detection autofocus (PDAF), providing  fast focus for sharper photos. Powered by 1.4 […]

[#MWC17] The indestructible is back: Nokia 3,5,6 and the 3310

The much anticipated Nokia release is here and yes we have news of the infamous 3310. As we have so much to cover, let’s give you a few main points to start with: Nokia 6 was already released in China. It will be now globally available. The 3310 has Snake. All phones run on Android Nougat (minus […]