[UPDATE, 22/10 413PM]: The new release date for iPhone 6 and iPhone 6 Plus in Malaysia has been changed to 6 November. Read more for details
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Want to get the iPhone 6 and iPhone 6 Plus in Malaysia? DiGi has just sent us an email saying that both devices will be coming to Malaysia on 7 November 2014, and of course, the telco will be offering it with their phone bundles. The telco has already opened its registration of interest page so, you know what to do. According to DiGi, the preorder for iPhone 6 and iPhone 6 Plus from DiGi will begin on Friday, 31 October 2014.
Celcom has also started teasing the iPhone 6 on its main page, saying that both devices are coming soon.
Maxis still hasn’t updated its teaser yet, but I guess it shouldn’t be too long till the telco takes the curtains off the teaser. Maxis has just announced that they will be offering the iPhone 6 and iPhone 6 Plus too. Are you excited yet?
[UPDATE, 22/10 404PM]: Just like Celcom, Maxis will be releasing the new iPhone 6 and iPhone 6 Plus on 6 Nov which is one day earlier than what previously announced. Read more for further details.
[UPDATE, 850PM]: Maxis has opened a website to collect details from users that interested, in order to determine their “readiness to purchase the iPhone 6″. Read more for details.
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As you might have heard, Apple iPhone 6 and iPhone 6 Plus will be released in Malaysia on Friday, 7 November. In case you are still sceptical of the announcement made by the
Yellow Man DiGi, Maxis has also confirmed that it will be offering the new smartphones from Apple on the same day.
[UPDATE, 355PM 22 Oct]: The new 6 Nov release date applies to other telcos as well. Read more for the info.
[UPDATE, 340PM 22 Oct]: Celcom has finally opens the Registration of Interest page for iPhone 6 and iPhone 6 Plus but here’s a shocker: the telco will release the device on 6 November. Read more for details.
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Well, the answer is yes: Celcom will indeed offer iPhone 6 and iPhone 6 Plus to their customers very soon. That being said, don’t get too excited just yet.
Apple has finally revealed its Q4 2014 financial results. Thanks to strong iPhone, Mac and App Store sales, the company is reporting US$42.1 billion in revenue and US$8.5 billion in net profit. In the same quarter last year, Apple reported revenue of $37.5 billion and net profit of US$7.5 billion.
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.
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.
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.