Apple’s new MacBook is now available to purchase from the company’s online store. However, if users were thinking of skimping on the AppleCare Protection Plan and fixing the MacBook themselves, then tough luck because iFixit has given the new Retina MacBook 2015 a horrific repairability score of one out of ten.
Ahead of its release on 5 May, Microsoft Malaysia together with the help of participating retailers throughout the country have begun to accept pre-order for Surface 3 starting from this week onwards. In case you missed it, Senheng Malaysia was among the first retailer to confirm the pre-order program last week but the list has since grow significantly.
Almost 10 months after Surface Pro 3 was first revealed to the world, Microsoft has decided to unleash yet another Surface tablet last month in the form of Surface 3. In many ways, it can be seen as a more affordable version of Surface Pro 3; just like how Surface RT and Surface 2 were to Surface Pro 1 and Surface Pro 2 respectively.
Instead of running Windows RT which has been discontinued for good, the Surface 3 runs on full-blown Windows 8.1 which means users are able to install proper desktop applications on it alongside Windows 8-style apps. Read on further to have a closer look at the latest addition to Microsoft’s family of Surface tablets.
True to Microsoft Malaysia’s announcement last week, Senheng has just confirmed that it will begin to take pre-order for the new Surface 3 tablet starting this coming Monday, 13 April. However, it seems that the pre-order is open only for the Windows 8.1 tablet and its Type Cover but not for other related accessories.
Aorus unleashed this beast, the X7 Pro and it got us thinking, is this just another gaming laptop or does it have more to offer? The design and quality build screams gaming as it does not want to be locked up in an office room. Sporting an intimidating all black exterior and two graphic cards powered with a 4th Generation Intel Core i7 processor, the Aorus X7 Pro is definitely a performer. The real question is: Is it worth the price?
Finally, for all you Mac OS X Yosemite users who can’t wait to see what Apple has got to offer on its new Photos app for Mac, you can now test it in the latest Mac OS X 10.10.3 update. Available immediately, the update brings a host of bug fixes and improvements, and replaces the much disliked iPhotos app with a new app called Photos.
Dell has introduced the Venue 10 7000, a premium grade Android tablet that borrows design cues from several competitors; although still managing to look distinctly like a Dell product. The 10.5-inch tablet focuses heavily on the enterprise market, making features like Android for Work and Microsoft Office for Android key components.
You might have heard that Microsoft has planned to release a smaller and more affordable version of its Surface Pro 3 tablet – called Surface 3 – next month in several markets throughout the world including Malaysia. What you might have missed though that the company is also planning to come out with an LTE version of the tablet.
Illegear has just refreshed its Z5 gaming laptop with several notable hardware upgrade, including a faster Intel Core i7 processor and two choices of graphics card: the NVIDIA GeForce GTX 960M or 970M. With a starting price of RM4,199, the Illegear Z5 is one interesting gaming laptop.
Google has now released the App Runtime for Chrome (ARC) to allow Android apps to run on any Windows, OS X or Linux device running the company’s Chrome browser. It is still in early development stages, but you can now test your own developed apps or run your favourite apps on Chrome.
Malaysians woke up today with the new Goods and Services Tax (GST) applied to, well, basically almost everything. Despite that, there are still plenty of confusion among consumers: will this be more expensive after GST? Will that product’s price be the same after GST? Now that GST is finally upon us, we can finally lay to rest some of these concerns, especially with regards to the brands that are most relevant to you, our dear readers.