Nexus 7 2013 is one of the most anticipated gadget in 2013 and it has been officially unveiled and release to the market in United States by Google. However, you will not get any Nexus device from Google Play Store. Instead, probably Nexus manufacturer will sell it on its own. It happens to Nexus 4 from LG. Today, Asus Malaysia announced that Asus Malaysia will bring all Malaysian a great news by selling new Nexus 7 2013 in Malaysia. From reliable source, Nexus 7 2013 will be available in Malaysia by mid of September 2013, 1.5 month from now.
Sony Malaysia is now running a Xperia X-Change programme where you can get some pennies by trading in your old devices to get a brand new Xperia device. Sony called it Xperia Currency. Not all of the old devices will be accepted by Sony in this programme. X-Change Programme no doubt is to stimulate the sale of Xperia devices, like the newly release Sony Xperia Z Ultra, Xperia ZR, and all Xperia Z series devices. This programme is only applicable for Malaysia residents who legit and compliance to all term & conditions. X-Change programme commences on 1 August and ends on 31 December 2013 in any of the Sony Mobile Stores or Sony Centres. For more details, you can check with the folks in the running roadshow now.
LG announced LG G2 last night. The new LG G2 is now the most sophisticated device after Galaxy S4, Xperia Z Ultra and HTC One. G2 with be the flagship smart device for LG to compete other rivals. LG G2 (without Optimus) is powered by fastest 2.3GHz quad core Qualcomm Snapdragon 800 with Adreno 330 GPU, 2GB of RAM (Rumor is 3GB), 5.2 inch Full HD display (1920 x 1080), plastic body, 3000mAh battery, 14 Mega pixels camera shooter, 32GB storage, 64GB expandable microSD storage and LTE support. G2 will be available in the market on August 2013.
After price cut on Microsoft Surface RT and Pro, Microsoft and Nokia Malaysia decided to delivery a lower price tag to Nokia Lumia 925, 920, 720 and 520. Great to know that you can buy a lower price Lumia to celebrate Hari Raya. One of the flagship Windows Phone, Nokia Lumia 925 is also having RM200 price drop with new price tag of RM1,599. It is a pretty good deal to get this awesome beast with such a decent price, the best Lumia device all siblings. As we know, 41 MegaPixel Nokia Lumia 1020 is not available in Malaysia yet. Maybe we should wait for the price and availability of Nokia Lumia 1020 before making decision to get a Lumia device. Check out the new price of Nokia Lumia 925, 920, 720, 520 after jump.
Undoubtedly, Whatsapp is one of the most popular mobile messenger in Malaysia. Almost all of my friends in my phone list are using Whatsapp frequently to substitute SMS. Nevertheless, WeChat is getting more popular and chasing up with their voice message feature as well as their mini WeChat social network. Today, Whatsapp is updated to push out Voice Messager on Whatsapp. You can send a short voice message to your friend with push-to-talk button, similar to WeChat and Facebook messenger. (more…)
HTC Malaysia has confirmed the arrival of HTC Butterfly S in Malaysia by 4 Aug. In earlier post, we mentioned that Butterfly S will be coming on mid of August yet HTC Malaysia decided to release it early than that. Like what we mentioned in earlier news, HTC Butterfly S will be priced at RM2,399 and hit the stores by tomorrow. RM2,399 HTC Butterfly S is higher than HTC’s flagship HTC One, RM2,299. However, overall hardware specification of HTC Butterfly is higher than HTC One except the build quality of plastic. HTC Butterfly is also equipped with BoomSound, HTC Zoe, Blinkfeed and HTC Sense 5.0.
HTC Butterfly S, enhanced version of HTC Butterfly will be coming to Malaysia on mid of August, officially announced by HTC Malaysia. HTC Butterfly S Malaysia will come with LTE version. In case you are not aware, HTC Butterfly S has even higher specification than HTC One in term of overall processor and speed. 5inch FHD display of HTC Butterfly S is empowered by 1.9GHz Qualcomm Snapdragon 600 with 2GB RAM where HTC One only clocked at 1.7GHz. However, HTC One won on the overall build quality with elegant aluminum case instead of plastic housing on HTC Butterfly S.
Samsung Nexus 10 is a high end tablet. Google announced Nexus 10 back in Nov 2012. Finally today, after 8 months of time, Samsung Mobile Singapore officially announce releasing of Nexus 10 in Singapore. Late is better than nothing. The retail price of Nexus 10 in Singapore is SGD668 (Wifi only) without any contract. Only black color available in this moment. Nexus 10 is available in any Samsung Experiences Store and authorized retailers starting on 3 Aug 2013. As a recap of Nexus 10′s spec, it has a 10 inch stunning vivid and highest resolution display screen at 2560 x 1600 pixels (300 ppi).
Sony Xperia Z Ultra, the next best phablet, the real rival to compete Samsung Galaxy Note 2. Malaysia is one of the earliest country to sell Sony Xperia Z Ultra together Taiwan after Hong Kong. The retail price for Sony Xperia Z is targeted at RM2,299 which is a pricy device. It comes with highest price tag among all the android high-end device in the market now. Xperia Z Ultra bring the latest and fastest experience to you with 2.2GHz quad core Qualcomm Snapdragon 800 processor and 2GB RAM. Check out full spec after break.
Great news to all Malaysians, I believe you are more than happy to see this news about release of Samsung Galaxy S4 Active besides release of Galaxy S4 Zoom camera phone. Price for Galaxy S4 Active is now announced by Samsung at RM1,899 which is a pretty decent price for a high end smartphone. Galaxy S4 Active is Samsung Galaxy S4 with dust protection and water resistant features. In specification wise, there are minor changes on hardware like appearing additional physical Menu and Back button and LCD FHD display instead of Super AMOLED.