If the Samsung Galaxy Note 4 with a 5.7-inch display is categorised as a phablet, where would the BLU Studio 7.0 that has a huge 7-inch display fall under? BLU markets its latest Android smartphone the “world’s first 7-inch smartphone”, a claim that will surely raise a few eyebrows.
Samsung is currently producing 14-nm FinFET logic chips for the upcoming Apple A9 SOC that will most likely end up used in the next generation of iPhones. Early reports had suspected that the new chips were intended for the Apple Watch, but that does not appear to be the case.
Own a Sony Xperia device and wish to unlock the bootloader so you can customise your phone to suit your need? No problem, here’s an official guide video from SonyXperiaDev’s YouTube channel that teaches you how to do just that. Sony is no stranger to being developer-friendly since the Japanese company has even sold unlocked devices directly from their website before, but why sell different devices when you can release a video to teach people to do it themselves?
The year is coming to an end and Christmas is around the corner so prepare for a lot of shopping deals and promotions. Apple’s online store for Malaysia is now offering free shipping on all orders made on the website so whether you’re buying an iPhone 6 or just a Lightning cable for your brand new iPad Air 2, you can have them shipped to your doorstep for absolutely no extra charge at all.
The WiFi only variant of the Huawei Honor Tablet has appeared in Malaysia on the local version of Huawei’s official online store. It is being sold for RM100 less than the 3G version of the tablet, although that is to be expected. However, it also has half as much internal storage.
Aspiring artists, take note; Samsung has recently announced Masterpieces in Malaysia. A regional initiative from the Korean giants, Masterpieces is a digital art gallery that showcases works by contemporary artists from around the region, as well as an avenue for anyone to create works of art from their tablets.
Lenovo Malaysia has just launched a new range of products to suit every enterprise needs that Lenovo claims will appeal to consumers as well. The new products are the refreshed ThinkPad Helix, ThinkPad Tablet 10, ThinkCentre Tiny-in-One (TIO), and ThinkStation P Series workstations.
It’s been only about 10 days since Jolla announced its first tablet, the Jolla Tablet, and opened an Indiegogo crowd funding campaign for it, but the company has already received more than triple of its original goal funding. In celebration of this success, Jolla has introduced new stretch goals so you have the opportunity to have an even better tablet with additional software and hardware enhancements.
At our recent visit to Panasonic’s Toughbook manufacturing plant in Kobe, Japan, we were also able to take a look – and drool over – the company’s latest hybrid laptop in the business-oriented Let’s Note series, as the semi-rugged laptops are known in Japan. Weighing just 745g but packing an Intel Core M processor and running on Windows 8.1 Pro, this is surely one of the pinnacles of Panasonic’s engineering prowess…and surprisingly, it’s targeted for its female consumers.