After making a stealthy appearance at Computex 2014 earlier this year, the new ASUS Republic of Gamers G551 gaming notebook is now in Malaysia. Available in two different variants, the G551 serves as the latest entry point to RoG series with the help of its starting price tag of RM 3,499.
Over the past few months, most major smartphone manufacturers have been busy announcing and launching their flagship smartphones. We saw many smartphones being announced earlier this year in MWC 2014, and back in IFA 2014, a whole lot more were released. Shortly after that, Apple held an event to take the curtains off its iPhone 6 and iPhone 6 Plus, and just last week, Google revealed the brand new Nexus 6 that features top-of-the-line specs. So how do all these devices stack up against each other? We have a spec sheet for that.
For a lot of music lovers out there, Spotify proved to be an inexpensive way to access to their favourite music regardless of classic tunes or the latest chart busters. Furthermore, the monthly fees for the service in Malaysia is cheaper than United States at RM 14.90.
Soon, that fee might be even cheaper as Spotify has announced its new Spotify Family plan that allow users to share their subscription plan at half the normal price per additional user.
If you are able to recall, NVIDIA has unveiled its new GeForce GTX 900M GPU series several weeks ago and since then, manufacturers everywhere have started to release laptops that feature either of the new GPUs. That includes MSI who has made several of such laptops available in Malaysia.
In a recent report on Forbes, Microsoft is poised launch its own wearables soon in the form of a fitness band. Microsoft’s own wearable is set to be released just in time for the holiday season, a timeline which Apple was reportedly eyeing to release its smartwatch but was delayed to 2015 instead.
The Sony Xperia Z3 may have just been launched here in Malaysia and has not even reached certain countries yet, but bring on the Sony Xperia Z4 leaks! Details about the next generation Sony Xperia Z series has recently been published online and expected, it will be packed with some of the greatest hardware available.
The end of eSports largest gaming tournament drew to an end yesterday with team Samsung White winning the coveted title of League of Legends World Champion. Held in Seoul’s Sangam stadium, the event also drew a crowd to see popular rock outfit Imagine Dragons perform the theme song of the tournament.
The reputation of competitive eSports took a hit over the weekend as accusations of match fixing and bribery surfaced during the Summit 2 League. Arrow Gaming were pulled into the affair after investigations reveal suspicious betting activity surrounding the team. Reports of the scandal began when screenshots of a conversation between Michael Vincent Vallejos and Jonathan Radores, two Filipino Dota 2 players, surfaced. In it, they had apparently discussed the outcome of the MSI-Mineski match during the Starladder 10 SEA qualifiers.
Great news for Oppo Find 7 or Find 7a owners, it’s time to perform a backup of your phone because Oppo has finally released ColorOS 2.0 based on Android 4.4 KitKat. The update is pretty big at 914MB and according to Oppo, no OTA will be available so you’ll need to do it manually – download the update and transfer it to your phone.