Vertu is easily the world’s most premium mobile device maker, with prices ranging into thousands of US dollars for a simple phone. Its most recent device, a mobile phone made in conjunction with Bentley, is the ultimate expression of form over function. Which is especially important if you want your electronics to match the aesthetic of your really expensive Bentley.
Intel has updated its NUC product page with a pair of models fitted with the new Braswell based Celeron and Pentium processors. Braswell uses the same Airmont CPU as Intel’s Atom processors, but has a higher TDP which allows them to run at a higher capacity for longer. It also supports technologies like SATA and USB 3.0, which is an improvement over the previous generation of Celeron and Pentium chips.
Barely a month after making its world debut, Oppo’s new smartphone – the R7 – is now on its way to Malaysia. According to the media invite that has just landed in our hands, the Malaysian launch event has been scheduled to take place on 7 July which are just around two weeks away.
vivo has just launched the X5 Pro in Malaysia today. Equipped with a Snapdragon 615 and a premium metal construction, it is retailing for RM1,599, which is pretty high for a mid-range device. That being said, during my hands on with it, there are certain aspects of the X5 Pro that warrant the asking price.
Sony Malaysia has finally unveiled the price of the Sony Xperia C4, one of the latest Sony Xperia devices that was launched in Malaysia just two weeks ago. Priced at RM1,299, the device is available for preorder at Sony Malaysia’s online store and comes with freebies worth a total of RM112.
Even though the brand might have been in our market for around a year, the on-going vivo Grand Launch event in Kuala Lumpur has been touted as a new chapter for the company. At the same time, Vivo Malaysia also took the opportunity to officially launch its brand new X5 Pro smartphone for our market.
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The internet is a wonderful place that keeps you connected and helps you find things easier. However, sometimes not everyone are searching for cute cat photos – the internet can be one of the nastiest places ever. Yesterday, pictures of the child of a local comedian, Harith Iskander, were found around various websites including those containing pornographic images.
It isn’t easy to understand how one of Malaysia’s favourite comedians must be feeling right now, but we’re sure all parents can emphatise. Sadly, the internet is also home to some seriously creepy people, and we can do our part to make sure incidents like this does not happen. So how do you check if you or your children’s pictures have been used on the internet?
Batman Arkham Knight has had one of the worst PC game launches in living memory, and it has pushed Warner Bros Games to suspend sales of the game until it can be fixed. The game publisher has post an apology to its fans on the official Arkham Knight forums, and has asked for patience while the game is being fixed. It has also reminded fans who bought the game that they can ask for refunds on Steam if they are not willing to wait.
Just about two weeks ago, the Sony Xperia Z4 was reported to suffer from some overheating problem and now, it’s the Sony Xperia Z3+’s (international variant of the Xperia Z4) turn. A video shows a Sony Xperia Z3+ overheating when the camera app is in use, and in less than 30 seconds, the app will crash.
Almost everyone will be eligible for a free upgrade to Windows 10, but for those who are planning on building their own systems should take note that Microsoft has revealed the international pricing for its next operating system. Some prices first appeared on Newegg, but that appears to be slightly different from the actual prices.