The USB 3.0 Promoter Group has announced that it has finalised the design of the new USB connector. Calling it the USB Type-C, it will be around the size of the current micro-USB connectors and is fully reversible; meaning that no longer will users be stumbling around trying to figure out which side is supposed […]
Samsung’s next flagship tablet, the Galaxy Tab S, will be officially launched in Malaysia next Tuesday. We managed to spend some time with the 8.4-inch and 10.5-inch tablets when they were revealed at Samsung’s global event in New York. It sports a Snapdragon 800 at its core, with the new odd numbering of 3GB RAM and […]
In a few days, Samsung will be unveiling to the world the latest tablet device in their stable, the Galaxy Tab S. On the 12th Of June, Lowyat.NET will be on ground in New York to bring you the latest news from the newest tablets on Samsungs roster. So far not too much is known […]
After announcing the 14nm Broadwell (Core M) processor and waxing lyrical about how it was optimized for a fanless device design because of low heat production, we could only imagine what the devices would be like. At Computex, Intel have a “llama mountain” reference design that measures in at an incredible 7.2mm, 0.3mm thinner than […]
Just when we thought that 6.3Inches would be the biggest a phablet could be before things got ridiculous, enter the new Samsung Galaxy W. Not to be confused with the older 2011 model (running out of letters?), the new Galaxy W features a 7-inch display with a design that allows for 1 handed operation and […]
Between waxing lyrical about the mystical properties of chi, Asus head Jonney Shih managed to introduce the Asus Transformer Book T300 Chi, the thinnest 12.5-inch detachable 2-in-1 laptop. The company claims that the device is only 14.3mm when combined, with the tablet section only measuring 3mm thick at the thinnest part.
Continuing ASUS’ need to create truly odd hybrid devices, the announcement of the Transformer Book V should be no surprise to anyone. It features a 5-inch Android smartphone that docks with a 12.5-inch convertible notebook that runs on Windows. Unlike the previous versions of the Padfone, the two devices will continue to operate even while separated.
Asus has announced two tablets at Computex 2014. The Fonepad 8 and Memopad 8 are both Intel powered tablets which Asus boss Jonney Shih says are proof that it is not the number of cores that determine the capabilities of the device. There may have been some amount of dismissal of the capabilities of current […]
Two years ago, Lenovo unveiled the ThinkPad 2 and after what could only be considered as Eons in the industry, Lenovo have finally shown off its successor, the ThinkPad 10. The ThinkPad 10 stays true to its leaked specs with a 10Inch display pushing out 1920 x 1200 resolution, Intel quad-core bay trail processor, 64/128GB […]
LG will be unveiling three new tablet models later this month at MedPI 2014. The trade show will take place in Monaco from 13 – 16 May; which is slightly earlier than the rumoured announcement date of their next flagship smartphone: the LG G3. The G Pad series is not new, as the G Pad […]
Google Maps has received a substantial update which now integrates ridesharing service Uber. The update now allows users to compare Uber transportation with the previous options for walking and driving. Choosing the Uber option also automatically opens the Uber app and prompts the user to hire a ride. Provided the Uber app is installed in […]
One of the world’s best computer role-playing games, Baldur’s Gate Enhanced Edition, is now available on Android devices. BG:EE is a remake of the original Baldur’s Gate which was released back in 1998 and features updated graphics and a splattering of new content.
Think that the Sony Xperia Z Ultra that comes with a pretty huge 6.4” 1080p display that seems like it’s too big to be a smartphone, but the perfect size for a tablet thanks to how slim it is? Well, Sony hears you, sort of; the company just announced a Wi-Fi only version of the […]
Touted as the first of its kind, Samsung’s kid-oriented tablet, the Galaxy Tab 3 Kids, is now available in Malaysia. Essentially, the tablet’s hardware is the same as the standard variant of the Galaxy Tab 3 7.0, but with a pretty well thought out Kids Mode, featuring a kid-friendly UI as well as an extensive […]
Samsung may have developed an unhealthy habit of announcing devices catered for pretty much every target market in the consumer space, but with its latest device, the Galaxy Tab 3 Kids tablet, the Korean giants may have found an untapped market with immense potential. Back at its original announcement of the tablet earlier this year, […]
Samsung Malaysia Electronics has today announced the Galaxy Tab 3 Kids tablet. The child-friendly tablet, touted as the first of its kind, was announced by the company back in August and contains features specifically tailored for kids. Article continues after the jump.
Apple is rumoured to be developing an “iPad Pro” tablet for an early-2014 announcement. The tablet will be a larger-screen variant of the original 9.8-inch iPad, and rumours indicate that the display will be a massive 12.9 inches across – almost two inches larger that 11.6-inch hybrids available today. According to a report in the […]
What happens when you create a tablet in a similar way to what the MacBook Air was to laptops? You get the new Apple iPad Air. It’s the lightest, full-sized tablet in the world, while retaining the outgoing iPad’s 9.7-inch Retina display. While very much looking like they enlarged the iPad Mini, the iPad air […]
At Nokia World 2013, Nokia have unveiled a brand new offering to their Lumia lineup: the Lumia 2520. The Lumia 2520 features a 10.1-inch display with 1920 x 1080 resolution as well as a sexy 8.9mm thick unibody design reminiscent of the Nokia Lumia 1020. The Lumia 2520 is powered by a Qualcomm Snapdragon 800 SoC, 2GB […]
These days the world is going paperless; Companies are encouraging you to do away with paper bills, certain people will give you emailed receipts and even cinemas are going for the QR code entry on your phone as an alternative to normal tickets too. On the publishing side, eBooks have increased in popularity over the […]