Three notebooks from Lenovo are now available in Malaysia. These are the Y50-70, Z50-70, and Flex 2; which are aimed at different consumers. The Z50 is optimised for multimedia entertainment and features a full 1080p HD display with optional graphics card, while the Y50 is best used by gamers with its UHD screen and NVIDIA GeForce GTX 860M graphics card. The Lenovo Flex 2 continues to build on the folding form factor introduced by the original Lenovo Yoga, although it doesn’t quite go all the way into tablet mode.
Do you own a HP or Compaq laptop that was purchased between September 2010 and June 2012? Well, this is an important announcement for you then: HP earlier today has launched a worldwide recall and replacement program for power cords that are provided for those laptops.
The recall notice has also been extended to power cords that might have been included together with accessories that were sold during the same time period such as docking station. Of course, the replacement power cord will be provided to eligible customers at no cost.
A month ago, Microsoft announced that it will be releasing a super affordable full-fledged Windows 8.1 PC laptop with its partners, in a move to stem the increasing popularity of Google Chromebooks (especially in the US). A German tech blog, MOBILE GEEKS, has retrieved a leak for what is now being called the Stream 14 by HP, which at a rumoured RRP of just $200 could be one of the many super affordable Windows laptops Microsoft will be releasing.
Machines, an authorised reseller for Apple products in Malaysia, will be holding a warehouse sale starting from tomorrow until the weekend. Offering some pretty good deals for a variety of Apple products including current-gen devices like the iPhone 5s and the iPad Air, this is one stop you should make if you’re looking for a good deal for Apple products.
While Acer Chromebooks might not be as widely available as the company’s Windows-based notebooks, the Taiwanese company is certainly still committed to the Chrome OS ecosystem. Today, Acer has announced yet another new Chromebook in the form of Acer Chromebook 13.
But it is not just another Chromebook though as the Acer Chromebook 13 is the first Chromebook to be powered by the NVIDIA Tegra K1.
Earlier this year, MSI Malaysia has launched a huge number of MSI G series gaming laptops into our market with a variety of sizes, hardware packages and corresponding price tags for local gamers to check out. Despite that, customers only have one option of color though which is black.
For those who feel that black is too mainstream and prefer to have their MSI G series gaming laptop in a different color, then you might want to check this out: a special version of MSI GS60 2PE Ghost Pro gaming laptop that is draped in gold finish is coming to Malaysia this September.
You might be familiar with Gigabyte motherboards and graphics cards but how about Gigabyte laptops? Well, we are not surprised if this is actually the first time that you heard of it. Truth be told, the Taiwanese company actually has quite a number of laptops under its wings that are designed for various types of users; from gaming all the way to enterprise.
However, only a handful of them are officially available in Malaysia through its sole notebook distributor for our market, Illegear. At the moment, the only type of Gigabyte laptop that is officially released into Malaysia is gaming laptops which include this particular model: the P35W v2.
[UPDATE - 424PM, 30 July]: Toshiba has confirmed that both Satellite laptop series are now available in Malaysia. Read more to learn more about their pricing.
Toshiba recently announced its latest Satellite L Series laptops and also the Satellite P50 Series as well. The Satellite L Series include the 14” Satellite L40 and the 15.6” Satellite L50. On the other hand, the P50 Series bear two high-end model which are the Satellite P50 and the Ultra HD version, the P50t.
MSI Malaysia has announced that it will be hosting the MSI Gaming Fair. The event, which will take place at Low Yat Plaza’s concourse level, starts on Monday 28 July to 3 August 2014. The week event will feature MSI’s latest gaming notebook lineup, providing hands-on demo of the notebooks including the latest MSI GS60 Ghost.