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Samsung Malaysia hands surprise goodies to 55 selected GALAXY S5 owners

Samsung Malaysia hands surprise goodies to 55 selected GALAXY S5 owners

55 selected early adopters of the Samsung GALAXY S5 smartphone were rewarded with special gifts worth RM200 by Samsung Malaysia last Friday, 11 April 2014. The surprise goodies delivered at five selected locations in Klang Valley and Penang in conjunction with the consumer launch of Samsung’s latest flagship.

by × April 14, 2014 × 0 comments

Mobile

Samsung GALAXY S5 in Malaysia: Drops gimmicks, goes back to basics

Samsung GALAXY S5 in Malaysia: Drops gimmicks, goes back to basics

The fifth generation of the Samsung GALAXY S series – the Samsung GALAXY S5, has arrived in Malaysia, bringing a refined smartphone experience which Samsung says, “goes back to basics.” Packing the fastest Qualcomm Snapdragon processor to date, advanced camera, fast network connectivity and dedicated fitness tools and device protection, the GALAXY S5 is a worthy successor to the highly-popular […]

by × March 30, 2014 × 1 comment

Tech Musings

Samsung GALAXY S5: To upgrade or not, that is the question

Samsung GALAXY S5: To upgrade or not, that is the question

A couple of friends asked me recently whether they should upgrade their respective smartphones to the impending Samsung GALAXY S5 that is to be officially launched tomorrow (27 March) in Malaysia, especially since that the price was leaked and rumoured to be around the RM2,199 to about RM2,399 range.

by × March 26, 2014 × 0 comments

Mobile

Samsung GALAXY S5 pricing leaked ahead of 27 March launch in Malaysia

Samsung GALAXY S5 pricing leaked ahead of 27 March launch in Malaysia

Last week we received a press invite for the launch of the new Samsung GALAXY S5 flagship phone that debuted at the recent Mobile World Congress (MWC) in Barcelona. Themed “The Power of Five”, the event will happen on 27 March 2014. No official pricing has been revealed, but our friends at MalaysianWireless have leaked the pricing and availability of the […]

by × March 17, 2014 × 3 comments

Mobile, MWC 2014

[MWC 2014] Samsung Unpacks New GALAXY S5 Flagship

[MWC 2014] Samsung Unpacks New GALAXY S5 Flagship

All eyes were on Samsung’s Unpacked 5 event very early this morning, as the Korean electronics giant unveiled its highly anticipated flagship smartphone – the GALAXY S5. Packing the latest hardware including Qualcomm’s latest Snapdragon 801 processor, a heart rate monitor and fingerprint scanner, the GALAXY S5 also sports a new dust- and water-resistant shell.

by × February 26, 2014 × 2 comments

Mobile, MWC 2014

Shocker: Samsung Gear 2 Ditches Android, Runs Tizen

Shocker: Samsung Gear 2 Ditches Android, Runs Tizen

Here’s a shocker. Oh wait, there are several. Firstly, Samsung is launching version 2.0 of its smartwatch just barely five months since the GALAXY Gear. But wait, that’s not the biggest surprise. Read on.

by × February 23, 2014 × 1 comment

Mobile

Top 5 Flagship Smartphones of 2013

Top 5 Flagship Smartphones of 2013

2013 was a fantastic year for smartphones. Smartphones, specifically the flagship devices from manufacturers, raised the bar high in terms of build quality, polish, specifications, user experience and software. Here are my Top 5 picks of 2013, in no particular order, keeping in mind these are ones available from official channels in Malaysia (so no Nexus 5 or Oppo 5, […]

by × January 3, 2014 × 1 comment

Mobile, Reviews

[Review] Samsung GALAXY Mega (GT-I9205) – Part 2: Software, Performance, Battery Life, Wrap-up

[Review] Samsung GALAXY Mega (GT-I9205) – Part 2: Software, Performance, Battery Life, Wrap-up

This continues where we left off in Part 1 of the Samsung GALAXY MEGA (GT-I9205) review, where we touched on Design and Build, Key Features and Camera. Here we’ll touch on Software, and importantly its overall performance and battery life.

by × October 15, 2013 × 4 comments

Mobile, Reviews

[Review] Samsung GALAXY Mega 6.3 (GT-I9205) – Part 1: Design and Build, Key Features, Camera

[Review] Samsung GALAXY Mega 6.3 (GT-I9205) – Part 1: Design and Build, Key Features, Camera

You may think that the Samsung GALAXY Note II was pushing the envelope in terms of smartphone size, but Samsung obviously had other ideas up its talented sleeves. The ‘phablet’ segment was spearheaded by the leading Korean handset maker, and the highly successful GALAXY Note and GALAXY Note II continue to rule the roost. And now, Samsung is taking another […]

by × October 14, 2013 × 1 comment

Mobile

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[Leaked] Another Samsung Flip-Phone: A Cutting-Edge-Retro Oxymoron

We’re all for consumer choice. And for that, the world has Samsung to thank for giving consumers what they want – choice. From the smallest to the largest, fastest smartphones; to notebooks and cameras; to fridges and vacuum cleaners. And so, the consumer electronics giant, also the world’s largest smartphone vendor decides to expand its ever-growing device portfolio into… wait […]

by × October 10, 2013 × 0 comments

Apps

Samsung ChatON Hits 100M Users Milestone

Samsung ChatON Hits 100M Users Milestone

Samsung‘s global communications platform ChatON, has reached a global subscriber base of over 100 million users. Launched in October 2011, the service hit the 50 million mark in May 2013, subsequently doubling to 100 million just four months later.

by × October 3, 2013 × 1 comment

Mobile

Intel Now Inside the New Samsung GALAXY Tab 3 10.1 LTE

Intel Now Inside the New Samsung GALAXY Tab 3 10.1 LTE

In an unprecedented move, two technology giants – Intel and Samsung have come together to launch the new Samsung GALAXY Tab 3 10.1 LTE (P5220) tablet, now powered by the Intel Atom Z2560 processor (“Clover Trail+”). The new tablet also comes integrated with Intel’s XMM 6262 3G modem or XMM 7160 4G LTE solution.

by × October 2, 2013 × 2 comments