We have seen numerous Chinese phone manufacturers that came out of relatively nowhere to eventually become a big hit, such as Xiaomi, Oppo, and One Plus. This time around, a manufacturer from a different part of the world has returned from a 5-year hiatus. Saygus, a company based in Utah, has announced the V-Squared; in what Saygus claims is a high-end Android smartphone that could rival other flagships.
Just about a week after the Wirelurker malware in iOS was discovered, Apple’s mobile operating system is now facing yet another vulnerability called “Masque Attack”. As its name suggests, when infected, the attack will mask itself as an existing app, making it almost impossible to discover while it sits there quietly collecting all your personal information and even banking data.
About two weeks ago, Oppo announced the world’s slimmest smartphone, the Oppo R5, that measures at only 4.85mm, and it looks like in about a month’s time, they might be dethroned from that title. Vivo has just teased the Vivo X5 Max smartphone that is rumoured to measure at only 4.75mm thin.
For years, Samsung has stuck with plastic as a material of choice when building smartphones. Despite all the complaints and comparison with Apple’s aluminium-clad iPhones, the Korean company has stuck with plastic and there’s probably a good reason for that. According to reports, the brand new Samsung Galaxy A3 and A5 seems to have poorer signal reception compared to the plastic Galaxy S5.
In the world of fitness and sports, heart rate monitor (HRM) are commonly used by athletes as both measurement and training tool in order to maximise their potentials. Thanks to the advancement of technology and the rising number of health conscious users, HRM has starting to make it ways into consumer electronics.
The new Jabra Sport Pulse Wireless earbuds are one of the latest product to feature integrated HRM and it is now officially available in Malaysia.
Audio specialists Sennheiser has released its latest range of consumer mobile headphones for the Malaysian market. Dubbed the Urbanite series, these new headphones are designed for young professionals who demand exceptional audio quality with stylish and rugged looks that looks nothing like those pair of headphones you see everywhere.
In the latest string of iPhone news, a Chinese programmer by the username of xyq058775 has successfully installed Windows 95 on his brand new iPhone 6 Plus. Although emulation on random devices is not really anything new, it is quite a novelty to see this OS and hardware combination being done.
Want an iPhone 6 or iPhone 6 Plus but haven’t gotten one? Well, here’s list of places you can go to get your hands on the latest iPhones in the Market. Brightstar Malaysia is now an authorised distributor of the iPhone 6 and iPhone 6 Plus in Malaysia, and they are offering both iPhones in all their registered retailers across Malaysia.
Those who are in the market for a new Xbox 360 arcade stick and wants something a little more fancy, you might be interested with Razer’s latest offering for the Malaysian market. The Razer Atrox Ultra Street Fighter IV Collector’s Edition arcade stick is now available in Malaysia for RM689.
The Raspberry Pi Foundation has announced the Raspberry Pi Model A+, a followup to the Model A which was launched two years ago. The organisation has managed to shrink the computer down to a tiny length of 65mm, without losing anything except for a few dollars off the retail price.