At the stroke of midnight, almost everything became 6% more expensive. One of the first, and perhaps most significant, companies to raise prices of its products here in Malaysia is Apple, which earlier updated its online store to raise prices of its entire iPhone range, from the iPhone 6 to the iPhone 5c.
Microsoft has announced the newest iteration in the Surface line with the Surface 3. Interestingly, it drops Windows RT and replaces it with a full version of Windows 8.1. It looks Redmond is just about done with the ARM version of its operating system and is laying the groundwork for the impending arrival of Windows 10.
So Xiaomi took the curtains off a lot of products at its Mi Fan Festival in China, what about in Malaysia? Don’t worry, the Chinese company has not forgotten about us. The Xiaomi Mi Fan Festival 2015 site has gone live on Mi Malaysia’s website, allowing you to participate in contests to win things, and to get to look at what to expect at Xiaomi’s fifth birthday celebration event – get up to 90% on selected products!
Xiaomi is making its fifth birthday celebrations its grandest one yet, and just like in 2014 it is making this a global celebration. For the Malaysian market, there are plenty of device offers and games, but consumers can also look forward to six new products coming to Malaysia which will be available from 8 April.
The Samsung Galaxy S6 and S6 edge’s prices have been revealed in Singapore, which include the prices of the 32GB, 64GB and 128GB variants as well. We have reported the likely starting prices of these flagship devices in Malaysia yesterday, but those are most probably for the 32GB variant.
It’s finally 31 March 2015 and if you’ve been waiting to see what Xiaomi has got to offer in its “Mi Fans Festival”, here they are. The company just announced two new smartphones – an entry-level Android smartphone called Redmi 2A, as well as a special Xiaomi Mi Note for the ladies.
Specifications of the Sony Xperia Z4 have been leaked through GFXBench, a popular benchmarking tool. If these benchmark results turn out to be accurate, Sony’s upcoming flagship smartphone will pack a Qualcomm Snapdragon 810 octa-core processor, 3GB of RAM, 32GB of internal storage, and oddly, a smaller display than the Sony Xperia Z3.