It has been rumored that Intel will officially launch its brand new 6th generation Core processors – codenamed Skylake – at the upcoming Gamescom 2015 in Germany later this week but of course, things will only be official once Intel decided to break the news to the world. Nevertheless, it is not surprising that leaks have been popping out here and there but today’s leak brings us even closer to the real thing which come in the form of photos that show the some of the Skylake processors in their retail boxes.
If you happen to be looking for a flash drive the size of a coin with a huge capacity of 128GB (we won’t ask why), then SanDisk’s latest offering is just for you. The company has just launched two new USB 3.0 flash drives in Malaysia: the extremely small 128GB Ultra Fit, and the more conventional 256GB Ultra.
It looks like the Celcom First One Plan with RM20 rebate isn’t the only Merdeka promotion offered by Celcom. The telco is also offering an all-new PortaWiFi 2.0 that comes with 7GB of all-day data, 14GB of off-peak data, and a free 4G LTE PortaWiFi 2.0 dongle for only RM85 a month, contract applies.
We are already aware of the deal for quite some time and today, it is finally official: Nokia’s well-known HERE mapping and locations services have been purchased by a consortium of German automakers that consisted of Audi, BMW and Daimler. According to the official announcement by Nokia, the consortium agreed to purchase HERE for EUR 2.8 billion which is around RM 11.76 billion.
Other than unveiling the Sony Xperia M5, the Japanese company has also announced a new upper mid-range smartphone: the Xperia C5 Ultra. Just like the Sony Xperia C4 Dual, the C5 Ultra is a selfie-centric device with 13MP rear and front cameras. Just because it’s a device aimed at selfie lovers, however, doesn’t mean it has subpar hardware.
It was brewing in the rumour mill for quite some time, Sony Mobile started teasing about it starting from last week and if you’ve been waiting for it, say hello to the new Sony Xperia M5. Unlike previous Sony Xperia M-series smartphones, the device is now a “super mid-range” Android smartphone featuring a MediaTek Helio X10 processor, 3GB RAM, water-resistant design and more.
Dota 2 excitement is hitting fever pitch this week, as the main event of the The International Dota 2 tournament kicks off later tonight. With local broadcaster Astro showing all main event matches, Mineski Events Team has partnered with TGV Cinemas to showcase the Grand Final of TI5 in its cinema halls.
With just over a week to go before Samsung’s official Unpacked event, where the company is expected to unveil its latest Galaxy Note smartphone and a larger variant of the Galaxy S6 edge, what appears to be official press renders have leaked out, courtesy of @evleaks, confirming their designs as well as some finer details.